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Final 1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9   R H E
Kansas City3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 591
Minnesota0 2 0 3 0 3 0 0 x 8151
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  W: L. Lynn (7-7)   L: G. Sparkman (0-1)
10:10 AM PT11:10 AM MT12:10 PM CT1:10 PM ET13:10 ET17:10 GMT1:10 10:10 AM MST12:10 PM EST12:40 PM VEN21:10 UAE12:10 PM CT, July 11, 2018
Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota  Attendance: 26,708
Top of 9:
Royals ninth. Merrifield struck out. Bonifacio flied out to right fielder Kepler. Moustakas homered to center on a 2-2 count. Perez struck out.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1

Bottom of 8:
Twins eighth. Adam pitching. Dozier struck out. E.Escobar flied out to right fielder Bonifacio. Morrison lined out to left fielder A.Gordon.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 8:
Royals eighth. Busenitz pitching. A.Escobar hit an infield single to shortstop. Mondesi lined into a double play, second baseman Dozier to first baseman Morrison, A.Escobar out. Butera grounded out, shortstop J.Polanco to first baseman Morrison.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 7:
Twins seventh. Hill pitching. Kepler grounded out, first baseman Duda to pitcher Hill. Cave grounded out, pitcher Hill to first baseman Duda. Wilson singled to center. Mauer singled to center, Wilson to second. E.Rosario popped out to shortstop A.Escobar.
Runs: 0, Hits: 2

Top of 7:
Royals seventh. Duke pitching. Bonifacio struck out. Moustakas hit an infield single to third. Perez singled to right, Moustakas to second. Duda struck out. A.Gordon popped out to third baseman E.Escobar.
Runs: 0, Hits: 2

Bottom of 6:
Twins sixth. Romero pitching. Mauer grounded out, first baseman Duda to pitcher Romero. E.Rosario singled to right. Dozier homered to left on a 1-0 count, E.Rosario scored. E.Escobar flied out to center fielder Merrifield. Morrison homered to right on a 3-1 count. J.Polanco struck out.
Runs: 3, Hits: 3

Top of 6:
Royals sixth. Duda was hit by a pitch. A.Gordon walked on a full count, Duda to second. Pressly pitching. A.Escobar was hit by a pitch, Duda to third, A.Gordon to second. Mondesi struck out. Butera struck out. Merrifield flied out to right fielder Kepler.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 5:
Twins fifth. J.Polanco singled to center. Kepler flied out to center fielder Merrifield. Cave grounded into fielder's choice, second baseman Mondesi to shortstop A.Escobar, J.Polanco out. Wilson struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 5:
Royals fifth. Bonifacio struck out. Moustakas flied out to right fielder Kepler. Perez grounded out, shortstop J.Polanco to first baseman Morrison.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 4:
Twins fourth. J.Polanco struck out. Kepler walked on a full count. Cave singled to center, Kepler to third. Sparkman pitching. Wilson doubled to left, Kepler scored, Cave to third. Mauer struck out. E.Rosario was intentionally walked. Dozier hit an infield single to third, Cave scored, Wilson to third, E.Rosario to second. On pitcher Sparkman's throwing error, Wilson scored, E.Rosario to third, Dozier to second. E.Escobar was intentionally walked. Morrison flied out to left fielder A.Gordon.
Runs: 3, Hits: 3

Top of 4:
Royals fourth. Mondesi hit an infield single to second. Mondesi was caught stealing, catcher Wilson to shortstop J.Polanco, Mondesi out. Butera lined out to left fielder E.Rosario. Merrifield grounded out, third baseman E.Escobar to first baseman Morrison.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 3:
Twins third. Dozier hit an infield single to third. E.Escobar grounded into a double play, first baseman Duda to shortstop A.Escobar to first baseman Duda, Dozier out. Morrison struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 3:
Royals third. Moustakas homered to right on a full count. Perez struck out. Duda walked on four pitches. A.Gordon popped out to third baseman E.Escobar. A.Escobar grounded out, first baseman Morrison unassisted.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1

Bottom of 2:
Twins second. Morrison struck out. J.Polanco popped out to third baseman Moustakas. Kepler hit an infield single to third. Cave tripled to right, Kepler scored. Wilson singled to center, Cave scored. Mauer singled to left, Wilson to second. E.Rosario grounded out, first baseman Duda unassisted.
Runs: 2, Hits: 4

Top of 2:
Royals second. A.Escobar struck out. Mondesi grounded out, second baseman Dozier to first baseman Morrison. Butera singled to center. Merrifield walked on a full count, Butera to second. Bonifacio struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 1:
Twins first. Mauer singled to center. E.Rosario struck out. Dozier flied out to center fielder Merrifield. E.Escobar popped out to second baseman Mondesi.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 1:
Royals first. Merrifield struck out. Bonifacio singled to center. Moustakas safe at first on fielder's choice plus fielding error by shortstop J.Polanco, Bonifacio to second. Perez homered to left on a 1-0 count, Bonifacio scored, Moustakas scored. Duda struck out, catcher Wilson to first baseman Morrison. A.Gordon grounded out, shortstop J.Polanco to first baseman Morrison.
Runs: 3, Hits: 2

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