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Sunday, October 4, 2009:
Twins 13, Royals 4
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bloomquist, LF5010023.265
Maier, CF4000023.243
Butler, B, 1B4000024.301
a-Pena, B, PH1000000.273
Jacobs, DH5110000.228
Callaspo, 2B3221100.300
Hulett, 2B1010000.111
Teahen, RF5021012.271
Buck, C4021002.247
Gordon, A, 3B4111015.232
Hernandez, L, SS3020112.205
Totals3941242921.259
a-Grounded out for Butler, B in the 9th.
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, CF-RF3310202.312
Cabrera, O, SS5232013.285
Buscher, 3B0000000.235
Mauer, C3200204.364
Kubel, RF4236000.300
1-Gomez, C, PR-CF1100001.227
Cuddyer, 1B5112001.276
Young, D, LF5222011.285
Morales, J, DH3000110.316
Tolbert, 3B-SS3011110.228
Punto, 2B3000102.228
Totals351311137414.274
1-Ran for Kubel in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Teahen 2 (34, Pavano, Pavano), Hernandez, L (1, Pavano), Callaspo (41, Pavano).
3B: Callaspo (8, Pavano).
HR: Gordon, A (6, 6th inning off Pavano, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Teahen 4; Callaspo 5; Jacobs; Gordon, A 4; Hernandez, L 3; Bloomquist; Buck 2; Hulett.
RBI: Teahen (50), Callaspo (73), Buck (36), Gordon, A (22).
2-out RBI: Gordon, A.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gordon, A 2; Butler, B 3; Hernandez, L; Maier.
Team RISP: 2-for-14.
Team LOB: 11.

BATTING
2B: Cabrera, O 2 (36, Lerew, Yabuta), Tolbert (7, Yabuta).
HR: Kubel 2 (27, 1st inning off Hochevar, 2 on, 1 out; 3rd inning off Hochevar, 2 on, 0 out), Young, D 2 (12, 1st inning off Hochevar, 0 on, 2 out; 5th inning off Lerew, 0 on, 2 out), Cuddyer (32, 8th inning off Yabuta, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Cuddyer 4; Tolbert 2; Span; Young, D 8; Kubel 9; Cabrera, O 5.
RBI: Kubel 6 (102), Young, D 2 (60), Cabrera, O 2 (75), Tolbert (18), Cuddyer 2 (94).
2-out RBI: Young, D 2; Cabrera, O; Tolbert; Cuddyer 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Mauer 2; Punto 2.
Team RISP: 4-for-12.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Span (23, 2nd base off Hochevar/Buck), Gomez, C (14, 2nd base off Yabuta/Buck).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hochevar(L, 7-13)3.04773236.55
Lerew2.22223214.05
Hughes0.11110005.14
Yabuta2.043310113.50
Totals8.01113137454.83
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Pavano(W, 14-12)5.28441715.10
Keppel0.02000004.96
Mahay0.00000004.32
Rauch(H, 17)0.10000103.63
Duensing1.00000003.64
Crain1.01001104.65
Liriano, F1.01000005.80
Totals9.012442914.50
Hughes pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.
Keppel pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.
Mahay pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.

HBP: Maier (by Mahay).
Pitches-strikes: Hochevar 58-35, Lerew 57-31, Hughes 3-2, Yabuta 44-29, Pavano 93-65, Keppel 6-5, Mahay 5-2, Rauch 4-3, Duensing 11-8, Crain 14-10, Liriano, F 13-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: Hochevar 4-2, Lerew 3-3, Hughes 1-0, Yabuta 1-2, Pavano 5-4, Keppel 0-0, Mahay 0-0, Rauch 0-0, Duensing 1-2, Crain 0-1, Liriano, F 2-1.
Batters faced: Hochevar 16, Lerew 13, Hughes 2, Yabuta 11, Pavano 26, Keppel 2, Mahay 1, Rauch 1, Duensing 3, Crain 5, Liriano, F 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Hughes 1-0, Yabuta 1-1, Mahay 2-0, Rauch 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Rick Reed. 1B: Jeff Kellogg. 2B: Tim Timmons. 3B: Mark Wegner.
Weather: 68 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:08.
Att: 51,155.
Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
October 4, 2009
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media