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Saturday, April 5, 2008:
Twins 6, Royals 4
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gathright, CF3001000.200
Grudzielanek, 2B4000000.400
Teahen, LF4010000.316
Guillen, J, RF4110001.150
Butler, B, DH4010023.333
Gordon, A, 3B4120000.227
Olivo, C4012011.250
Gload, 1B4120001.389
Callaspo, SS4111002.200
Totals35494038.254
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gomez, C, CF4000031.375
Tolbert, 2B4220000.444
Mauer, C2100111.333
Morneau, 1B4224000.150
Young, D, LF4010001.304
Kubel, RF4111011.286
Monroe, DH2011100.091
Lamb, 3B3000002.118
Punto, 3B0000000.333
Everett, SS3000011.154
Totals30676267.253
BATTING
2B: Olivo (1, Hernandez, L).
3B: Callaspo (1, Hernandez, L).
TB: Olivo 2; Gload 2; Teahen; Guillen, J; Butler, B; Callaspo 3; Gordon, A 2.
RBI: Callaspo (1), Gathright (1), Olivo 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Butler, B.
SF: Gathright.
Team RISP: 2-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Mahay (1, throw).
DP: (Grudzielanek-Callaspo-Gload).

BATTING
2B: Morneau (1, Meche), Monroe (1, Meche).
HR: Morneau (1, 4th inning off Meche, 2 on, 0 out).
TB: Tolbert 2; Young, D; Kubel; Morneau 6; Monroe 2.
RBI: Morneau 4 (6), Kubel (2), Monroe (1).
2-out RBI: Kubel; Monroe.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lamb.
SAC: Mauer.
GIDP: Kubel.
Team RISP: 3-for-5.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
E: Everett (2, fielding).
Outfield assists: Young, D (Butler, B at 2nd base).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche(L, 0-1)5.26662516.94
Mahay1.10000100.00
Yabuta1.01000000.00
Totals8.07662613.00
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hernandez, L(W, 2-0)7.07440203.86
Guerrier(H, 1)1.01000000.00
Nathan(S, 3)1.01000100.00
Totals9.09440303.67
Balk: Hernandez, L.
Pitches-strikes: Meche 87-57, Mahay 14-11, Yabuta 15-9, Hernandez, L 74-49, Guerrier 23-12, Nathan 15-12.
Groundouts-flyouts: Meche 8-1, Mahay 3-0, Yabuta 2-0, Hernandez, L 10-5, Guerrier 3-1, Nathan 1-1.
Batters faced: Meche 25, Mahay 5, Yabuta 3, Hernandez, L 27, Guerrier 5, Nathan 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Mahay 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Joe West. 1B: Ed Rapuano. 2B: Ed Hickox. 3B: CB Bucknor.
Weather: 69 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:16.
Att: 21,262.
Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
April 5, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media