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Friday, August 8, 2008:
Twins 4, Royals 1
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, RF4220110.320
Punto, 2B3100102.270
Mauer, C4112000.316
Morneau, 1B3010200.311
Kubel, DH4001103.265
Young, D, LF3000102.288
Harris, B, 3B3000122.265
Everett, SS3010113.190
Gomez, C, CF4010027.257
Totals314638619.277
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Aviles, SS5140000.341
Teahen, RF5010015.245
DeJesus, CF5011003.299
Guillen, J, LF4010001.259
Butler, B, DH4020001.275
Gordon, A, 3B4000014.257
Olivo, C4010000.261
Gload, 1B3010001.273
German, E, 2B4000022.222
Totals3811110417.264
BATTING
TB: Span 2; Gomez, C; Everett; Morneau; Mauer.
RBI: Mauer 2 (54), Kubel (58).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gomez, C 4; Punto 2.
SAC: Punto.
SF: Mauer.
GIDP: Kubel.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gomez, C 2 (23, 2nd base off Peralta, Jo/Olivo, 3rd base off Ramirez, H/Olivo), Span (7, 2nd base off Ramirez, H/Olivo).

FIELDING
E: Everett (5, fielding).
PB: Mauer (4).
DP: (Everett-Punto-Morneau).

BATTING
TB: Olivo; Gload; Teahen; DeJesus; Guillen, J; Aviles 4; Butler, B 2.
RBI: DeJesus (56).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Teahen 3; Gordon, A; DeJesus 2.
GIDP: Gload.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
E: Aviles (6, throw), Ramirez, R (1, fielding).
DP: (German, E-Aviles-Gload).

MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Slowey(W, 8-8)5.27110204.07
Breslow(H, 3)0.10000002.36
Crain(H, 14)0.21000003.30
Reyes, De(H, 14)0.20000102.61
Guerrier(H, 17)0.21000004.20
Nathan(S, 31)1.02000101.12
Totals9.011110404.33
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Davies(L, 5-3)2.13335204.66
Peralta, Jo3.11002304.70
Ramirez, H1.10000002.70
Ramirez, R2.02111102.93
Totals9.06448604.60
WP: Davies, Ramirez, R.
IBB: Morneau (by Ramirez, R).
HBP: Gload (by Nathan).
Pitches-strikes: Slowey 98-62, Breslow 3-1, Crain 18-11, Reyes, De 11-7, Guerrier 17-10, Nathan 14-12, Davies 69-36, Peralta, Jo 55-34, Ramirez, H 16-11, Ramirez, R 26-15.
Groundouts-flyouts: Slowey 5-5, Breslow 0-1, Crain 2-0, Reyes, De 1-0, Guerrier 0-2, Nathan 2-0, Davies 3-1, Peralta, Jo 4-2, Ramirez, H 3-0, Ramirez, R 2-3.
Batters faced: Slowey 23, Breslow 1, Crain 4, Reyes, De 2, Guerrier 3, Nathan 6, Davies 15, Peralta, Jo 13, Ramirez, H 4, Ramirez, R 9.
Inherited runners-scored: Breslow 2-0, Reyes, De 2-0, Peralta, Jo 2-0, Ramirez, H 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Andy Fletcher. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Bob Davidson. 3B: Rob Drake.
Weather: 83 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, L to R.
T: 3:27.
Att: 33,653.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
August 8, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media