SCORECARD

FIRST INNING

Kansas City: Lorenzo Cain hit a two-out double to left off Twins starter Tommy Milone. Eric Hosmer doubled to center, scoring Cain.

Kansas City 1, Twins 0

SIXTH INNING

Twins: Aaron Hicks hit a one-out double to right off Kansas City starter Yordano Ventura.Brian Dozier singled to center, scoring Hicks.

Kansas City 1, Twins 1

SEVENTH INNING

Kansas City: Alcides Escobar hit a one-out triple to center off reliever Blaine Boyer. Ben Zobrist flied out to left. Cain reached on an infield single, scoring Escobar. Neal Cotts relieved Boyer. Hosmer walked, Cain went to second.Jonny Gomes singled to left, scoring Cain and Hosmer; Gomes advaned to third on left fielder Eddie Rosario's throwing error. Mike Moustakas doubled to center, scoring Gomes.

Kansas City 5, Twins 1

Kansas City AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

A.Escobar ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 .257

Zobrist 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 .279

Cain cf-rf 4 2 3 1 1 0 .307

Hosmer 1b 4 1 1 1 1 1 .299

Gomes dh 4 1 0 0 0 2 .148

Moustakas 3b 3 0 2 1 1 1 .283

Perez c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .258

Rios rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .255

Dyson cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249

Orlando lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .250

Totals 36 5 9 3 3 7

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Hicks cf 3 1 1 0 1 2 .256

Dozier 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 .236

Mauer 1b 4 0 0 0 0 3 .265

Sano dh 2 0 1 0 2 1 .269

Plouffe 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .244

Rosario lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .267

Hunter rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 .240

Buxton pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216

Suzuki c 2 0 0 0 0 0 .240

Da.Santana ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .214

Herrmann c 0 0 0 0 0 0 .146

Vargas ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .246

Edu.Escobar ss 4 0 0 0 0 3 .261

Totals 32 1 6 1 4 16

Kansas City 100 000 400 — 5 9 0

Twins 000 001 000 — 1 6 3

E—Plouffe (12), Suzuki (3), Rosario (7). LOB—Kansas City 8, Twins 8. 2B—Cain 2 (34), Hosmer (33), Moustakas (34), Hicks (11). 3B—A.Escobar (5). RBI—Cain (72), Hosmer (93), Moustakas (82), Dozier (77). SB—Dozier (12). S—A.Escobar. DP—Kansas City 1, Twins 1.

KANSAS CITY IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Ventura W, 13-8 7 4 1 1 3 11 97 4.08

Duffy 1 0 0 0 0 2 9 4.08

Herrera ⅓ 2 0 0 1 1 13 2.71

Davis S, 17-18 ⅔ 0 0 0 0 2 9 0.94

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Milone 6 6 1 1 2 5 95 3.92

Boyer L, 3-6 ⅔ 2 2 1 0 0 26 2.49

Cotts 0 1 2 0 1 0 10 3.95

May ⅓ 0 0 0 0 1 4 4.00

Tonkin 2 0 0 0 0 1 22 3.47

Inherited runners-scored—W.Davis 3-0, Cotts 1-1, May 1-0. IBB—off Milone (L.Cain). Umpires—Home, Larry Vanover; First, Brian Knight; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Ron Kulpa. T—3:01. A—30,181 (39,021).