Minnesota 10, Kansas City 7

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, October 2, 2009 8:10 PM
Location - Metrodome
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Tim Timmons, First Base - Mark Wegner, Second Base - Rick Reed, Third Base - Jeff Kellogg,
Attendance - 40223

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 2 0 7 14 0
Minnesota 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 10 12 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 65-95 33-48 32-47 L1
Minnesota 84-76 46-33 38-43 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Minnesota Twins have a 46-33 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 32-47 record on the road.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Twins have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up losses. The Royals have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Jeff Manship pitched 5.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.68. Joe Nathan closed out the game to get the save and has 46 save s for the season. Lenny DiNardo took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Jason Kubel, Delmon Young hit homeruns for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   Minnesota
Lenny DiNardo Player Jeff Manship
Loss W/L Win
1.0 IP 5.1
0 Strikeouts 4
7 Hits 8
63.00 ERA 5.06
Hitting
Kansas City   Minnesota
Alex Gordon Player Orlando Cabrera
2 Hits 3
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 3
.500 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 14 0 15 .341 23 11 7 2 1 0
Minnesota 12 2 22 .353 15 5 10 5 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Minnesota will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The Twins have a W/L % of .512 after a win and .539 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against Minnesota. The Royals have a W/L % of .409 after a win and .404 after a loss.
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