SCORECARD

THIRD inning

Kansas City: Alcides Escobar hit a one-out double to left off Twins starter Ricky Nolasco. Norichika Aoki reached on an infield single, Escobar advanced to third. Omar Infante reached on an infield single, Escobar scored and Aoki advanced to second. Eric Hosmer singled to right, scoring Aoki.

Kansas City 2, Twins 0

Fifth inning

Kansas City: Escobar hit a one-out single to left. Aoki grounded out to second, Escobar advanced to second. Infante singled to right, scoring Escobar.

Kansas City 3, Twins 0

sixth inning

Kansas City: Billy Butler hit a one-out single to right. Mike Moustakas hit a two-run homer to right.

Kansas City 5, Twins 0

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Mastroianni lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .000

Dozier 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .210

Mauer 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .277

Colabello rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .350

Plouffe 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .288

Pinto dh 3 0 2 0 1 0 .243

Suzuki c 4 0 1 0 0 1 .256

Hicks cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 .189

Florimon ss 2 0 1 0 0 0 .132

Kubel ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333

E.Escobar ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214

Totals 33 0 8 0 1 5

Kansas City AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Aoki rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .264

Infante 2b 4 0 2 2 0 0 .275

Hosmer 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 .298

Perez c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .278

Gordon lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .268

Butler dh 3 1 1 0 1 1 .170

Paredes pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 —

Moustakas 3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 .140

Maxwell cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .000

A.Escobar ss 3 2 3 0 0 0 .294

Totals 34 5 11 5 1 4

Twins 000 000 000 — 0 8 0

Kansas City 002 012 00x — 5 11 0

LOB—Twins 7, Kansas City 6. 2B—Gordon (5), A.Escobar (4). HR—Moustakas (2), off Nolasco. RBI—Infante 2 (7), Hosmer (5), Moustakas 2 (5). DP—Kansas City 1.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Nolasco L, 1-2 5 2/3 11 5 5 0 3 108 6.08

Tonkin 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 2 2.70

Burton 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 12.00

Duensing 1 0 0 0 1 1 13 0.00

KANSAS CITY IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Vargas W, 2-0 7 7 0 0 1 4 113 1.24

Crow 1 0 0 0 0 1 12 0.00

Coleman 1 1 0 0 0 0 15 3.86

Inherited runners-scored—Tonkin 1-0. Umpires—Home, David Rackley; First, Bill Welke; Second, Brian Gorman; Third, Jim Wolf. T—2:39. A—21,192 (37,903).