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Sunday, July 2, 2017:
Royals 6, Twins 2
Dozier, B, 2B5011013.248
Grossman, RF4011021.255
Mauer, 1B4000012.284
Sano, DH3020110.272
Escobar, E, 3B4020003.277
Polanco, J, SS4000013.238
Rosario, E, LF4010023.290
Buxton, CF2100100.198
a-Kepler, PH1000001.250
Castro, J, C3110101.223
a-Grounded out for Buxton in the 9th.
Merrifield, 2B5131002.286
Bonifacio, RF4000123.247
Hosmer, DH4121122.307
Perez, S, C4011004.290
Soler, LF4110021.187
Torres, Ra, 3B3110100.375
Moss, 1B4000033.193
Escobar, A, SS4122000.230
Gordon, A, CF3111002.196

TB: Castro, J; Dozier, B; Escobar, E 2; Grossman; Rosario, E; Sano 2.
RBI: Dozier, B (38); Grossman (24).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rosario, E 2; Grossman; Dozier, B.
GIDP: Escobar, E.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 8.

2B: Merrifield 2 (14, Santiago, Hughes, P); Hosmer (18, Santiago); Escobar, A (17, Hughes, P); Soler (5, Hughes, P).
TB: Escobar, A 3; Gordon, A; Hosmer 3; Merrifield 5; Perez, S; Soler 2; Torres, Ra.
RBI: Escobar, A 2 (26); Gordon, A (24); Hosmer (38); Merrifield (31); Perez, S (51).
2-out RBI: Perez, S; Hosmer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Merrifield; Perez, S 2; Hosmer.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 9.

SB: Merrifield 3 (11, 3rd base off Santiago/Castro, J, 2nd base off Hildenberger/Castro, J, 3rd base off Hildenberger/Castro, J).

E: Escobar, A (8, throw).
Outfield assists: Soler (Sano at 3rd base).
DP: (Merrifield-Escobar, A-Moss).

Santiago, H(L, 4-8)3.14441205.63
Hughes, P1.26221205.72
Wood, T4.06221306.06
Alexander(W, 1-2)2.01001102.01
Herrera, K1.01001104.64
Wood, T pitched to 3 batters in the 5th.

IBB: Hosmer (by Hughes, P).
HBP: Gordon, A (by Santiago).
Pitches-strikes: Santiago 58-38; Hughes, P 33-26; Belisle 13-11; Hildenberger 36-19; Wood, T 81-51; Alexander 33-23; Moylan 11-8; Soria 15-9; Herrera, K 29-19.
Groundouts-flyouts: Santiago 2-6; Hughes, P 1-1; Belisle 1-0; Hildenberger 3-0; Wood, T 5-2; Alexander 4-0; Moylan 0-1; Soria 0-1; Herrera, K 1-0.
Batters faced: Santiago 16; Hughes, P 12; Belisle 3; Hildenberger 8; Wood, T 19; Alexander 7; Moylan 3; Soria 3; Herrera, K 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Hughes, P 1-1; Alexander 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Mike Everitt. 1B: Shane Livensparger. 2B: Jordan Baker. 3B: Bruce Dreckman.
Weather: 87 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, R To L.
First pitch: 1:17 PM.
T: 3:08.
Att: 28,775.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
July 2, 2017
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media