Major League Baseball
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Minnesota 5, Kansas City 4
When: 4:10 PM ET, Saturday, June 5, 2021
Where: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri
Temperature: 85°
Umpires: Home - Mike Estabrook, 1B - Jeff Nelson, 2B - Ryan Wills, 3B - Manny Gonzalez
Attendance: 21574
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Minnesota 021002000571
Kansas City 020020000470
Minnesota
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Kyle Garlick RF 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .242
Josh Donaldson 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .252
Jorge Polanco 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .238
Nelson Cruz DH 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .280
Alex Kirilloff LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .238
Miguel Sano 1B 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .160
Ryan Jeffers C 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .217
Andrelton Simmons SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
Gilberto Celestino CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Totals 33 5 7 5 1 7 4  
Batting
2B - Nelson Cruz (7)
HR - Kyle Garlick (5), Miguel Sano (11), Ryan Jeffers (2)
TB - Kyle Garlick 4, Nelson Cruz 3, Alex Kirilloff, Miguel Sano 4, Ryan Jeffers 4, Andrelton Simmons
RBI - Kyle Garlick (10), Miguel Sano 2 (27), Ryan Jeffers 2 (5)
2-Out RBI - Miguel Sano 2 (12), Ryan Jeffers 2 (4)
Team LOB - 2
Baserunning
SB - Nelson Cruz (1, 2nd off Minor/Perez)
Fielding
E - Miguel Sano (3)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Jose Berrios (W 6-2) 6.0 6 4 4 2 4 1 3.58
Tyler Duffey (H 7) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.22
Taylor Rogers (H 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.70
Hansel Robles (SV 5) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.16
Pitches-Strikes - Jose Berrios 99-62, Tyler Duffey 7-6, Taylor Rogers 12-7, Hansel Robles 10-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Jose Berrios 9-4, Tyler Duffey 0-1, Taylor Rogers 1-0, Hansel Robles 1-0
Batters Faced - Jose Berrios 26, Tyler Duffey 3, Taylor Rogers 3, Hansel Robles 3
Kansas City
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Whit Merrifield 2B 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 .264
Carlos Santana 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .249
Andrew Benintendi LF 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .301
Salvador Perez C 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .279
Hunter Dozier RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .146
Kelvin Gutierrez 3B 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .262
     Jarrod Dyson PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
Jorge Soler DH 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .174
Michael A. Taylor CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .254
Nicky Lopez SS 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .229
Totals 33 4 7 4 2 6 9  
Batting
2B - Kelvin Gutierrez (3), Nicky Lopez (6)
3B - Andrew Benintendi (1)
HR - Andrew Benintendi (6)
TB - Whit Merrifield, Andrew Benintendi 7, Kelvin Gutierrez 3, Michael A. Taylor, Nicky Lopez 2
RBI - Whit Merrifield 2 (35), Andrew Benintendi 2 (28)
2-Out RBI - Whit Merrifield 2 (8), Andrew Benintendi 2 (7)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Carlos Santana (13), Salvador Perez (21)
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
Outfield Assists - Michael A. Taylor (Cruz at Home)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Mike Minor (L 4-3) 7.0 7 5 5 1 5 3 4.84
Greg Holland 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.48
Jake Brentz 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.02
Pitches-Strikes - Mike Minor 90-61, Greg Holland 14-8, Jake Brentz 8-6
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Mike Minor 5-5, Greg Holland 1-1, Jake Brentz 1-1
Batters Faced - Mike Minor 28, Greg Holland 3, Jake Brentz 3