Houston Astros 9, Kansas City Royals 7
Regular Season Game 67
Played on Monday, June 18, 2012 (N) at Minute Maid Park

KC  A    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  5  -   7 13  2
HOU N    2  0  0    2  0  0    0  5  x  -   9 11  0
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gordon lf                     5   2   3   0       0   1       2   0
Betancourt 2b                 5   1   2   2       0   1       3   1
Butler 1b                     5   0   1   2       0   0       4   0
Francoeur rf                  5   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
Moustakas 3b                  4   1   1   0       1   0       0   1
Escobar ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Quintero c                    4   1   1   0       0   0       9   0
Dyson cf                      3   1   1   1       1   0       4   1
Sanchez p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Hosmer ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Coleman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Maier ph                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   7  13   7       2   6      24   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Moustakas-Betancourt-Butler.
E: Sanchez 2 (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Gordon (21,off Happ).
3B: Betancourt (1,off Happ).
SF: Maier (1,off Myers).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       0   2
Bixler ss                     5   2   3   3       0   2       1   3
Maxwell cf                    3   2   2   3       2   1       4   0
Lee 1b                        4   0   0   0       1   2       9   0
J. Martinez lf                4   0   2   0       0   2       1   0
Johnson 3b                    3   1   0   0       0   1       1   1
Downs rf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Bogusevic rf                1   1   1   1       0   0       3   1
Snyder c                      2   2   1   1       2   0       6   0
Happ p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Carpenter p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lyon p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lowrie ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Myers p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cedeno p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   9  11   8       5   8      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bogusevic-Bixler.

BATTING - 
2B: Maxwell (5,off Coleman); Bixler (3,off Coleman).
HR: Bixler (1,1st inning off Sanchez 0 on 1 out); Bogusevic (5,8th inning off
Coleman 0 on 1 out); Maxwell (8,8th inning off Coleman 1 on 2 out).
SH: Happ 2 (5,off Sanchez 2).
HBP: Johnson (3,by Sanchez); Altuve (4,by Sanchez).
GDP: Downs (4,off Sanchez).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sanchez L(1-3)                6     6   4   3   4   3   1  28
Coleman                       2     5   5   5   1   5   2  12
Totals                        8    11   9   8   5   8   3  40

HBP: Sanchez 2 (5,Johnson,Altuve).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Happ W(5-7)                   6     4   2   2   1   3   0  23
Carpenter                     0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Wright                        0.2   0   0   0   1   2   0   3
Lyon                          0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Myers                         0.2   8   5   5   0   0   0  10
Cedeno SV(1)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    13   7   7   2   6   0  41

Happ faced 1 batter in the 7th inning
WP: Happ (4).

Umpires: HP - Bob Davidson, 1B - Mike Muchlinski, 2B - Dan Bellino, 3B - Jerry Layne
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 15436


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Gordon              lf        Altuve              2b
2. Betancourt          2b        Bixler              ss
3. Butler              1b        Maxwell             cf
4. Francoeur           rf        Lee                 1b
5. Moustakas           3b        J. Martinez         lf
6. Escobar             ss        Johnson             3b
7. Quintero            c         Downs               rf
8. Dyson               cf        Snyder              c
9. Sanchez             p         Happ                p

ROYALS 1ST: Gordon grounded out (second to first); Betancourt
tripled to center; Butler grounded out (shortstop to first);
Francoeur singled to center [Betancourt scored]; Moustakas flied
to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve flied to center; Bixler homered; Maxwell
walked; Maxwell was picked off first but was safe on an error by
Sanchez [Maxwell scored (unearned)]; Lee popped to shortstop; J.
Martinez singled to right; Johnson lined to center; 2 R (1 ER),
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ROYALS 2ND: Escobar grounded out (pitcher to first); Quintero
flied to right; Dyson flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Downs flied to left; Snyder walked; Happ out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Snyder to second]; Altuve
singled to center [Snyder out at home (center to catcher)]; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ROYALS 3RD: Sanchez struck out; Gordon singled to right;
Betancourt flied to right; Butler grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bixler struck out; Maxwell struck out; Lee walked;
J. Martinez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros
2.

ROYALS 4TH: Francoeur struck out; Moustakas grounded out
(pitcher to shortstop to first); Escobar lined to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson was hit by a pitch; Johnson was picked off
first but was safe on an error by Sanchez [Johnson to third];
Downs flied to left; Snyder singled to center [Johnson scored];
Happ out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Snyder to
second]; Altuve was hit by a pitch; Bixler singled to right
[Snyder to third, Altuve to second]; Maxwell walked [Snyder
scored, Altuve to third, Bixler to second]; Lee popped to
second; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 4.

ROYALS 5TH: Quintero grounded out (third to first); Dyson flied
to center; Sanchez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: J. Martinez singled to center; Johnson flied to
center; Downs grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [J. Martinez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 1, Astros 4.

ROYALS 6TH: BOGUSEVIC REPLACED DOWNS (PLAYING RF); Gordon
doubled to left; Happ threw a wild pitch [Gordon to third];
Betancourt popped to third; Butler grounded out (first
unassisted) [Gordon scored]; Francoeur lined to right; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Snyder flied to center; Happ grounded out (first
unassisted); Altuve flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 2, Astros 4.

ROYALS 7TH: Moustakas walked; CARPENTER REPLACED HAPP
(PITCHING); Escobar singled to center [Moustakas to second];
Quintero flied into a double play to right [Escobar out at
second (right to shortstop), Moustakas to third]; WRIGHT
REPLACED CARPENTER (PITCHING); Dyson walked; HOSMER BATTED FOR
SANCHEZ; Hosmer struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 2,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: COLEMAN REPLACED HOSMER (PITCHING); Bixler struck
out; Maxwell doubled to left; Lee struck out; J. Martinez struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 4.

ROYALS 8TH: Gordon struck out; LYON REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING);
Betancourt struck out; Butler flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Johnson was called out on strikes; Bogusevic
homered; Snyder walked; LOWRIE BATTED FOR LYON; Lowrie popped to
second; Altuve singled to left [Snyder to second]; Bixler
doubled to center [Snyder scored, Altuve scored]; Maxwell
homered [Bixler scored]; Lee struck out; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 2, Astros 9.

ROYALS 9TH: MYERS REPLACED LOWRIE (PITCHING); Francoeur grounded
out (shortstop to first); Moustakas singled to center; Escobar
singled to left [Moustakas to second]; Quintero singled to left
[Moustakas to third, Escobar to second]; Dyson singled to right
[Moustakas scored, Escobar to third, Quintero to second]; MAIER
BATTED FOR COLEMAN; Maier out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Escobar scored]; Gordon singled to left [Quintero to third,
Dyson to second]; Betancourt singled to center [Quintero scored,
Dyson scored, Gordon to second]; Butler singled to right [Gordon
scored, Betancourt to second]; Francoeur singled to right
[Betancourt to third, Butler to second]; CEDENO REPLACED MYERS
(PITCHING); Moustakas popped to first; 5 R, 8 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Royals 7, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           7  13   2    7
 Astros           9  11   0    7


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