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Friday, April 4, 2008:
Twins 4, Royals 3
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gathright, CF4110011.235
Grudzielanek, 2B4120010.500
Gordon, A, 3B4000003.167
Guillen, J, RF4001002.125
Butler, B, DH4021000.353
1-German, E, PR-DH0000000.000
Teahen, LF4110011.333
Gload, 1B3010001.357
Buck, C3011001.200
Pena, T, SS2000011.067
a-Callaspo, PH-SS1000000.000
Totals333830410.253
a-Grounded out for Pena, T in the 8th.
1-Ran for Butler, B in the 9th.
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gomez, C, CF4130000.450
Mauer, C4121012.375
Cuddyer, RF2020000.278
1-Kubel, PR-RF1100111.300
Morneau, 1B4011013.063
Young, D, LF4001002.316
Monroe, DH4000031.000
Lamb, 3B3110000.143
Punto, 3B0000000.333
Tolbert, 2B2010000.400
Everett, SS2001001.200
Totals3041041610.256
1-Ran for Cuddyer in the 3rd.
BATTING
2B: Teahen (1, Baker, S).
TB: Teahen 2; Butler, B 2; Grudzielanek 2; Gload; Gathright; Buck.
RBI: Guillen, J (3), Butler, B (3), Buck (2).
2-out RBI: Butler, B.
Team RISP: 3-for-6.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gathright (2, 2nd base off Baker, S/Mauer).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Pena, T-Grudzielanek-Gload, Bale-Pena, T-Gload).

BATTING
2B: Lamb (1, Bale), Gomez, C (2, Bale).
TB: Cuddyer 2; Tolbert; Lamb 2; Gomez, C 4; Morneau; Mauer 2.
RBI: Mauer (4), Morneau (2), Young, D (1), Everett (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young, D; Monroe; Mauer; Kubel.
SAC: Tolbert; Everett.
GIDP: Morneau 2.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gomez, C 2 (4, 2nd base off Bale/Buck, 2nd base off Bale/Buck).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Gomez, C (Butler, B at 2nd base).
DP: (Tolbert-Morneau).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bale(L, 0-1)6.110441205.68
Gobble1.00000300.00
Ramirez, R0.20000100.00
Totals8.010441602.19
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Baker, S(W, 1-0)6.27330204.05
Neshek(H, 2)1.10000100.00
Nathan(S, 2)1.01000100.00
Totals9.08330403.60
Pitches-strikes: Bale 95-62, Gobble 17-10, Ramirez, R 8-6, Baker, S 84-64, Neshek 11-9, Nathan 20-12.
Groundouts-flyouts: Bale 11-2, Gobble 0-0, Ramirez, R 0-1, Baker, S 6-8, Neshek 2-1, Nathan 1-0.
Batters faced: Bale 28, Gobble 3, Ramirez, R 2, Baker, S 25, Neshek 4, Nathan 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Gobble 1-0, Neshek 1-0.
Umpires: HP: CB Bucknor. 1B: Joe West. 2B: Ed Rapuano. 3B: Ed Hickox.
Weather: 69 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:42.
Att: 21,847.
Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
April 4, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media