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Wednesday, July 1, 2009:
Twins 5, Royals 1
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, LF5120013.282
Tolbert, 2B4111101.187
Mauer, DH3131200.392
Morneau, 1B4000015.309
Buscher, 1B0000100.198
Cuddyer, RF3112201.277
Crede, 3B5000016.233
Redmond, M, C3000004.229
Morales, J, C2000000.356
Gomez, C, CF4110120.229
Punto, SS2000111.212
Harris, B, SS2000020.285
Totals375848821.269
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF5120004.245
Bloomquist, RF4010002.266
Butler, B, 1B4040000.293
Guillen, J, DH4011004.254
Teahen, 3B4000014.285
Callaspo, 2B4010001.298
Pena, B, C4020001.325
Hernandez, L, SS4000012.174
Maier, CF3010110.235
Totals3611211318.252
BATTING
2B: Gomez, C (9, Meche).
HR: Cuddyer (12, 2nd inning off Meche, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Cuddyer 4; Tolbert; Span 2; Gomez, C 2; Mauer 3.
RBI: Cuddyer 2 (42), Mauer (44), Tolbert (11).
2-out RBI: Mauer; Tolbert; Cuddyer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Span; Redmond, M 2; Morneau; Crede 2.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
SB: Span (13, 2nd base off Tejeda/Pena, B).

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Perkins-Punto-Morneau, Tolbert-Punto-Morneau 2).

BATTING
2B: Butler, B 2 (22, Perkins, Dickey).
TB: DeJesus 2; Butler, B 6; Callaspo; Guillen, J; Bloomquist; Pena, B 2; Maier.
RBI: Guillen, J (34).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: DeJesus 2; Teahen.
GIDP: Guillen, J, Pena, B.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Callaspo (9, fielding), Bloomquist (5, fielding).

MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Perkins(W, 4-4)7.010110104.38
Dickey1.22001202.36
Nathan(S, 21)0.10000001.44
Totals9.012111304.24
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche(L, 4-8)6.06325514.20
Tejeda1.22221204.26
Bale0.00002007.15
Colon, R0.10000003.46
Mahay1.00000104.38
Totals9.08548814.30
Bale pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.

IBB: Mauer (by Tejeda).
Pitches-strikes: Perkins 92-62, Dickey 30-18, Nathan 10-8, Meche 121-74, Tejeda 29-20, Bale 12-4, Colon, R 2-2, Mahay 12-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Perkins 13-2, Dickey 0-2, Nathan 1-0, Meche 8-6, Tejeda 1-2, Bale 0-0, Colon, R 1-0, Mahay 2-0.
Batters faced: Perkins 28, Dickey 8, Nathan 1, Meche 31, Tejeda 8, Bale 2, Colon, R 1, Mahay 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Nathan 2-0, Bale 2-1, Colon, R 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Dan Iassogna. 1B: Charlie Reliford. 2B: Larry Vanover. 3B: Sam Holbrook.
Weather: 78 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 11 mph, L to R.
T: 3:03.
Att: 18,906.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
July 1, 2009
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media