Minnesota 9, Kansas City 4

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, September 25, 2009 8:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 72°
Umpires - Home Plate - Lazaro Diaz, First Base - Eric Cooper, Second Base - Mike Reilly, Third Base - Chuck Meriwether,
Attendance - 23307

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 1 4 0 2 0 1 9 9 1
Kansas City 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 11 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 80-73 45-33 35-40 W4
Kansas City 63-91 32-47 31-44 L3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 32-47 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 35-40 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Royals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 4 straight up wins. The Twins have won 9 of their last 10 games.
  • Carl Pavano pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.86. Robinson Tejeda took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Billy Butler (2) hit homeruns for Kansas City. Michael Cuddyer, Delmon Young hit homeruns for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Kansas City
Carl Pavano Player Robinson Tejeda
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 4.1
5 Strikeouts 3
8 Hits 2
6.00 ERA 10.38
Hitting
Minnesota   Kansas City
Michael Cuddyer Player Billy Butler
2 Hits 4
2 RBI 4
1 HR 2
5 TB 10
.500 Avg .800

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 9 2 17 .265 14 5 8 8 3 1
Kansas City 11 2 18 .297 19 8 4 2 1 2

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Royals have a W/L % of .422 after a win and .400 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Kansas City. The Twins have a W/L % of .512 after a win and .534 after a loss.
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