Houston Astros 6, Kansas City Royals 5
Regular Season Game 45
Played on Monday, May 20, 2013 (N) at Minute Maid Park

KC  A    0  1  0    3  0  0    0  1  0  -   5 11  1
HOU A    0  1  2    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   6  9  0
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cain cf                       4   0   0   0       1   2       4   0
Escobar ss                    5   0   1   0       0   3       1   3
Gordon lf                     3   0   1   0       2   0       0   1
Butler dh                     3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Perez c                       3   1   1   0       0   1       3   1
  Kottaras c                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hosmer 1b                     4   2   3   0       0   1      11   0
Francoeur rf                  4   1   3   1       0   0       1   0
Tejada 3b                     4   1   1   3       0   1       1   2
Johnson 2b                    4   0   1   1       0   0       1   4
Guthrie p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gutierrez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hochevar p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crow p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   5  11   5       4   8      24  12

FIELDING - 
E: Johnson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hosmer (6,off Wright); Francoeur (7,off Ambriz).
HR: Tejada (1,4th inning off Keuchel 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Butler (6,off Keuchel); Perez (4,off Keuchel); Francoeur (5,off Keuchel).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grossman cf,lf                3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Altuve 2b                     3   0   0   1       0   0       3   5
Castro c                      3   1   1   1       1   1       8   0
J. Martinez lf                4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barnes cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Carter 1b                     3   1   1   0       1   2      12   0
Pena dh                       2   1   1   0       2   0       0   0
Paredes rf                    4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Crowe rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dominguez 3b                  4   1   2   3       0   0       0   4
M. Gonzalez ss                4   1   1   0       0   0       1   5
Keuchel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Clemens p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ambriz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Veras p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   6   9   6       5   3      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. M. Gonzalez-Altuve-Carter, Altuve-M. Gonzalez-Carter, Dominguez-Altuve-Carter.

BATTING - 
2B: Pena (7,off Guthrie).
HR: Castro (4,3rd inning off Guthrie 0 on 2 out); Dominguez (4,4th inning off
Guthrie 2 on 1 out).
SH: Grossman (2,off Guthrie).
SF: Altuve (4,off Guthrie).
IBB: Castro (1,by Gutierrez).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Guthrie L(5-2)                5     8   6   6   3   2   2  25
Gutierrez                     1     1   0   0   2   0   0   6
Hochevar                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Crow                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     9   6   6   5   3   2  37

IBB: Gutierrez (1,Castro).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Keuchel W(1-1)                6.2   9   4   4   4   6   1  30
Clemens                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Wright                        0.1   1   1   1   0   0   0   2
Ambriz                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Veras SV(7)                   1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    11   5   5   4   8   1  39


Umpires: HP - John Tumpane, 1B - Jim Reynolds, 2B - James Hoye, 3B - John Hirschbeck
Time of Game: 2:49   Attendance: 12989


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Cain                cf        Grossman            cf
2. Escobar             ss        Altuve              2b
3. Gordon              lf        Castro              c
4. Butler              dh        J. Martinez         lf
5. Perez               c         Carter              1b
6. Hosmer              1b        Pena                dh
7. Francoeur           rf        Paredes             rf
8. Tejada              3b        Dominguez           3b
9. Johnson             2b        M. Gonzalez         ss
   Guthrie             p         Keuchel             p

ROYALS 1ST: Cain walked; Escobar struck out; Gordon singled to
left [Cain to second]; Butler grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Gordon out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Grossman grounded out (second to first); Altuve
flied to center; Castro flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 0, Astros 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Perez struck out; Hosmer singled to second;
Francoeur singled to right [Hosmer to second]; Tejada struck
out; Johnson singled to left [Hosmer scored, Francoeur to
second]; Cain grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: J. Martinez grounded out (shortstop to first);
Carter walked; Pena doubled to right [Carter to third]; Paredes
grounded out (second to first) [Carter scored, Pena to third];
Dominguez flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1,
Astros 1.

ROYALS 3RD: Escobar was called out on strikes; Gordon grounded
out (second to first); Butler grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: M. Gonzalez singled to center; Grossman out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [M. Gonzalez to second]; M.
Gonzalez was picked off second but was safe on an error by
Johnson [M. Gonzalez to third]; Altuve out on a sacrifice fly to
center [M. Gonzalez scored]; Castro homered; J. Martinez
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1,
Astros 3.

ROYALS 4TH: Perez singled to center; Hosmer struck out;
Francoeur singled to left [Perez to second]; Tejada homered
[Perez scored, Francoeur scored]; Johnson grounded out (third to
first); Cain flied to right; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Carter struck out; Pena walked; Paredes singled to
right [Pena to second]; Dominguez homered [Pena scored, Paredes
scored]; M. Gonzalez popped to third; Grossman singled to left;
Altuve forced Grossman (shortstop to second); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 6.

ROYALS 5TH: Escobar grounded out (third to first); Gordon
walked; Butler walked [Gordon to second]; Perez grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Butler out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Castro struck out; J. Martinez grounded out (second
to first); Carter singled to left; Pena walked [Carter to
second]; Paredes singled to left [Carter out at home (left to
catcher), Pena to second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 4,
Astros 6.

ROYALS 6TH: Hosmer singled to center; Francoeur grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Hosmer out at second];
Tejada grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: GUTIERREZ REPLACED GUTHRIE (PITCHING); KOTTARAS
REPLACED PEREZ (PLAYING C ); Dominguez singled to pitcher;
Royals catcher Salvador Perez left the game due to an injured
hip; M. Gonzalez forced Dominguez (pitcher to shortstop);
Grossman walked [M. Gonzalez to second]; Altuve grounded out
(shortstop to first) [M. Gonzalez to third, Grossman to second];
Castro was walked intentionally; J. Martinez flied to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 6.

ROYALS 7TH: GROSSMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BARNES
REPLACED J. MARTINEZ (PLAYING CF); Johnson lined to left; Cain
struck out; Escobar singled to right; Gordon walked [Escobar to
second]; CLEMENS REPLACED KEUCHEL (PITCHING); Butler forced
Gordon (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 4,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: HOCHEVAR REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING); Carter
struck out; Pena grounded out (first unassisted); Paredes lined
to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 6.

ROYALS 8TH: WRIGHT REPLACED CLEMENS (PITCHING); Kottaras
grounded out (second to first); Hosmer doubled to left; AMBRIZ
REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING); Francoeur doubled to right [Hosmer
scored]; Tejada grounded out (shortstop to first) [Francoeur to
third]; Johnson flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 5,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: CROW REPLACED HOCHEVAR (PITCHING); Dominguez
grounded out (third to first); On a bunt M. Gonzalez made an out
to pitcher; Grossman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 6.

ROYALS 9TH: VERAS REPLACED AMBRIZ (PITCHING); CROWE REPLACED
PAREDES (PLAYING RF); Cain was called out on strikes; Escobar
struck out; Gordon grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           5  11   1    7
 Astros           6   9   0    7


Data courtesy of Retrosheet