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Twins Sunday scorecard

  • April 20, 2014 - 10:54 PM

SCORECARD

First inning

Twins: Brian Dozier singled to left-center off Kansas City starter Yordano Ventura. Joe Mauer walked, Dozier advanced to second. Trevor Plouffe doubled to center, scoring Dozier and Mauer.

Twins 2, Kansas City 0

FOURTH inning

Twins: Kurt Suzuki drew a one-out walk. Aaron Hicks reached on a fielder’s choice to right, Suzuki was out at second. Hicks advanced to second on Ventura’s throwing error and to third on a wild pitch by Ventura. Eduardo Escobar singled to right, scoring Hicks.

Twins 3, Kansas City 0

Fifth inning

Twins: Plouffe tripled to center. Colabello singled to left-center, scoring Plouffe. Louis Coleman relieved Ventura. Jason Kubel struck out swinging and Colabello was caught stealing at second. Josmil Pinto homered to left-center.

Kansas City: Alcides Escobar doubled to left off Twins starter Phil Hughes. Norichika Aoki flied out to right, Escobar advanced to third. Omar Infante singled to center, scoring Escobar.

Twins 5, Kansas City 1

seventh inning

Twins: Plouffe doubled to center off reliever Justin Marks. Colabello popped out to right. Kubel singled to right, scoring Plouffe. Pinto walked, Kubel advanced to second. Suzuki doubled to left, scoring Kubel and Pinto.

Kansas City: Justin Maxwell singled to right. A. Escobar hit a two-run homer to left.

Twins 8, Kansas City 3

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Dozier 2b 6 1 3 0 0 2 .219

Mauer 1b 4 1 0 0 1 2 .257

Plouffe 3b 4 2 3 2 1 1 .313

Colabello rf 4 0 1 1 0 2 .353

Herrmann rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .083

Kubel lf 4 1 1 1 1 2 .328

Pinto dh 3 2 1 1 2 2 .233

Suzuki c 4 0 2 2 1 0 .294

Hicks cf 4 1 0 0 1 0 .167

E.Escobar ss 4 0 2 1 1 0 .278

Totals 38 8 13 8 8 11

Kansas City AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Aoki rf 5 0 2 0 0 0 .286

Infante 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0 .283

Hosmer 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 .292

Perez c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .242

Hayes c 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Gordon lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .281

Butler dh 4 0 2 0 0 1 .213

Moustakas 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .125

Maxwell cf 4 1 2 0 0 2 .176

A.Escobar ss 3 2 2 2 1 1 .298

Totals 37 3 11 3 1 6

Twins 200 120 300 — 8 13 0

Kansas City 000 010 200 — 3 11 1

E—Ventura (2). LOB—Twins 11, Kansas City 8. 2B—Plouffe 2 (7), Suzuki (3), Maxwell (1), A.Escobar (5). 3B—Plouffe (1). HR—Pinto (4), off Coleman; A.Escobar (1), off Hughes. RBI—Plouffe 2 (13), Colabello (20), Kubel (11), Pinto (8), K.Suzuki 2 (14), E.Escobar (2), Infante (9), A.Escobar 2 (7). CS—Colabello (2). DP—Twins 1, Kansas City 2.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Hughes W, 1-1 6 9 3 3 1 3 96 6.43

Duensing 1⅓ 1 0 0 0 0 15 0.00

Fien ⅔ 0 0 0 0 1 7 4.05

Perkins 1 1 0 0 0 2 11 4.50

KANSAS CITY IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Ventura L, 1-1 4 6 4 4 4 6 94 2.65

Coleman 1 1 1 1 0 1 11 5.40

Marks 2 4 3 3 3 2 55 13.50

Mariot 2 2 0 0 1 2 31 4.50

Inherited runners-scored—Coleman 1-0. WP—Ventura. Umpires—Home, Brian Gorman; First, Jim Wolf; Second, David Rackley; Third, Bill Welke. T—3:08. A—17,710 (37,903).

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