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Saturday, October 3, 2009:
Twins 5, Royals 4
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bloomquist, LF4010010.266
Maier, CF4000011.246
Butler, B, 1B4000000.303
Jacobs, DH4121010.228
Callaspo, 2B4010000.298
Teahen, RF3000010.270
Olivo, C3110012.249
Gordon, A, 3B3112012.231
Hernandez, L, SS2000010.186
a-Pena, B, PH1010000.274
1-Hulett, PR-SS0100000.059
Totals32473075.259
a-Singled for Hernandez, L in the 8th.
1-Ran for Pena, B in the 8th.
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, CF-RF3000000.312
Cabrera, O, SS4020001.282
Mauer, C3111102.366
Kubel, RF4110012.296
Gomez, C, CF0000000.228
Cuddyer, 1B3211011.277
Young, D, LF4023000.283
Morales, J, DH4010021.325
Tolbert, 3B3000002.226
Punto, 2B2100110.230
Totals30585259.274
BATTING
2B: Olivo (15, Blackburn).
HR: Jacobs (19, 7th inning off Blackburn, 0 on, 1 out), Gordon, A (5, 8th inning off Mijares, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Callaspo; Jacobs 5; Gordon, A 4; Olivo 2; Bloomquist; Pena, B.
RBI: Jacobs (61), Gordon, A 2 (21).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gordon, A 2.
SAC: Teahen.
GIDP: Maier.
Team RISP: 1-for-4.
Team LOB: 2.

BATTING
2B: Kubel (35, Greinke), Young, D (16, Greinke).
HR: Cuddyer (31, 8th inning off Hughes, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Morales, J; Cuddyer 4; Young, D 3; Kubel 2; Cabrera, O 2; Mauer.
RBI: Mauer (96), Young, D 3 (58), Cuddyer (92).
2-out RBI: Mauer; Young, D 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tolbert.
SAC: Span.
Team RISP: 3-for-5.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Young, D (5, 2nd base by Greinke/Olivo).

FIELDING
DP: (Punto-Cabrera, O-Cuddyer).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Greinke6.06442502.16
Colon, R0.21000004.83
Hughes(L, 0-2)0.21110014.61
Cruz, J0.20000005.72
Totals8.08552514.77
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Blackburn7.04220514.03
Mijares0.02220012.34
Rauch(BS, 3)(W, 7-3)1.01000003.65
Nathan(S, 47)1.00000202.15
Totals9.07440724.51
Blackburn pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.
Mijares pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.

HBP: Cuddyer (by Greinke).
Pitches-strikes: Greinke 96-63, Colon, R 12-7, Hughes 11-6, Cruz, J 5-3, Blackburn 88-60, Mijares 4-3, Rauch 7-6, Nathan 15-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: Greinke 6-4, Colon, R 0-2, Hughes 1-1, Cruz, J 1-1, Blackburn 9-4, Mijares 0-0, Rauch 1-1, Nathan 0-0.
Batters faced: Greinke 26, Colon, R 3, Hughes 3, Cruz, J 2, Blackburn 25, Mijares 2, Rauch 3, Nathan 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Hughes 1-0, Mijares 1-1, Rauch 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Rick Reed. 2B: Jeff Kellogg. 3B: Tim Timmons.
Weather: 68 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:34.
Att: 48,644.
Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
October 3, 2009
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media