Minnesota 10, Kansas City 3

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, August 23, 2009 2:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 76°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bruce Dreckman, First Base - CB Bucknor, Second Base - Mike Everitt, Third Base - Gerry Davis,
Attendance - 18680

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 0 1 10 14 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 3 10 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 61-63 33-27 28-36 W3
Kansas City 47-76 25-39 22-37 L4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 25-39 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 28-36 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Royals have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Twins have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Carl Pavano pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.20. Brian Bannister took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Michael Cuddyer (2) hit homeruns for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Kansas City
Carl Pavano Player Brian Bannister
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 6.0
2 Strikeouts 2
8 Hits 6
2.57 ERA 6.00
Hitting
Minnesota   Kansas City
Michael Cuddyer Player Billy Butler
3 Hits 2
3 RBI 0
2 HR 0
9 TB 2
.600 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 14 2 24 .350 13 4 10 1 0 0
Kansas City 10 0 12 .278 16 2 3 0 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Cleveland. The Royals have a W/L % of .396 after a win and .373 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game at home against Baltimore. The Twins have a W/L % of .475 after a win and .508 after a loss.
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