Major League Baseball
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Kansas City 5, Minnesota 3
When: 2:10 PM ET, Sunday, September 12, 2021
Where: Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Temperature: 64°
Umpires: Home - Ben May, 1B - Rob Drake, 2B - Will Little, 3B - Greg Gibson
Attendance: 19496
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Kansas City 1100100115111
Minnesota 100002000360
Kansas City
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Whit Merrifield 2B 5 2 3 1 0 0 0 .276
Nicky Lopez SS 4 0 1 0 0 3 2 .300
Salvador Perez DH 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .274
Andrew Benintendi LF 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .269
Carlos Santana 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .218
     Hunter Dozier PR-1B 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .205
Adalberto Mondesi 3B 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .265
Ryan O'Hearn RF 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 .223
     Edward Olivares PR-RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217
Kyle Isbel CF 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .270
Sebastian Rivero C 4 0 1 0 0 2 5 .148
Totals 34 5 11 5 3 11 17  
Batting
2B - Whit Merrifield 2 (35)
HR - Adalberto Mondesi (6)
TB - Whit Merrifield 5, Nicky Lopez, Salvador Perez, Andrew Benintendi 2, Adalberto Mondesi 4, Ryan O'Hearn, Kyle Isbel, Sebastian Rivero
RBI - Whit Merrifield (69), Salvador Perez (105), Andrew Benintendi (59), Adalberto Mondesi (13), Kyle Isbel (4)
2-Out RBI - Kyle Isbel (1)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Salvador Perez 2 (41), Carlos Santana (41), Sebastian Rivero 3 (8)
S - Nicky Lopez (12), Adalberto Mondesi (2)
SF - Salvador Perez (4), Andrew Benintendi (5)
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
E - Adalberto Mondesi (1)
PB - Sebastian Rivero (2)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Kris Bubic 5.1 4 3 2 1 6 0 4.99
Domingo Tapia (BS 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.82
Jake Brentz (W 4-2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.17
Josh Staumont (H 11) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.32
Scott Barlow (SV 12) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.37
HBP - Byron Buxton (by Bubic)
Pitches-Strikes - Kris Bubic 86-54, Domingo Tapia 7-6, Jake Brentz 14-9, Josh Staumont 17-8, Scott Barlow 15-9
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Kris Bubic 4-3, Domingo Tapia 0-0, Jake Brentz 0-1, Josh Staumont 3-0, Scott Barlow 0-0
Batters Faced - Kris Bubic 22, Domingo Tapia 3, Jake Brentz 3, Josh Staumont 4, Scott Barlow 4
Inherited Runners-Scored - Domingo Tapia 3-2
Minnesota
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Byron Buxton CF 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 .297
Rob Refsnyder RF-LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .258
Luis Arraez 2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .289
Josh Donaldson 3B 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .249
Miguel Sano DH 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 .214
Brent Rooker LF 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 .203
     Ben Rortvedt C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155
     Jorge Polanco PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .280
Ryan Jeffers C 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .195
     Max Kepler PH-RF 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .210
Willians Astudillo 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .244
Andrelton Simmons SS 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .225
     Nick Gordon PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .236
Totals 32 3 6 3 2 11 16  
Batting
2B - Byron Buxton (14), Brent Rooker (8)
TB - Byron Buxton 3, Rob Refsnyder, Brent Rooker 2, Max Kepler, Andrelton Simmons
RBI - Luis Arraez (37), Brent Rooker 2 (13)
2-Out RBI - Brent Rooker 2 (6)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Luis Arraez (34), Max Kepler 2 (40)
SF - Luis Arraez (5)
GIDP - Miguel Sano (12)
Team LOB - 6
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Bailey Ober 4.1 5 3 3 0 6 1 4.12
Jovani Moran 1.1 2 0 0 2 2 0 0.00
Ralph Garza 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.81
Jorge Alcala (L 3-6) 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 4.53
Juan Minaya 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.03
Pitches-Strikes - Bailey Ober 75-49, Jovani Moran 37-21, Ralph Garza 11-9, Jorge Alcala 18-10, Juan Minaya 17-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Bailey Ober 2-4, Jovani Moran 0-1, Ralph Garza 2-0, Jorge Alcala 2-0, Juan Minaya 1-1
Batters Faced - Bailey Ober 18, Jovani Moran 8, Ralph Garza 4, Jorge Alcala 6, Juan Minaya 5
Inherited Runners-Scored - Jovani Moran 2-1, Ralph Garza 3-0