Kansas City Royals 7, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 46
Played on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 (N) at Minute Maid Park

KC  A    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  4  1  -   7 13  2
HOU A    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   3 10  1
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lough rf                      5   0   1   1       0   2       1   0
Johnson ss,2b                 5   1   2   0       0   2       5   2
Gordon lf                     4   1   3   0       1   1       1   0
Butler dh                     4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Francoeur pr,dh             1   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
Hosmer 1b                     5   2   2   0       0   1       5   2
Cain cf                       3   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
Moustakas 3b                  4   2   1   1       0   0       2   1
Kottaras c                    2   0   0   1       2   1      10   2
Getz 2b                       2   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Escobar ph,ss               2   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Davis p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gutierrez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chen p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Crow p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Holland p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   7  13   5       4   9      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Johnson-Getz-Hosmer, Moustakas-Johnson-Hosmer.
E: Hosmer (3), Escobar (7).

BATTING - 
GDP: Getz (4,off Norris).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Johnson 2 (6,2nd base off Cisnero/Castro,3rd base off Cisnero/Castro).
CS: Gordon (1,2nd base by Norris/Castro).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grossman cf,lf                4   0   1   0       1   1       1   1
Altuve 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Castro c                      4   0   0   0       1   3       9   1
J. Martinez lf                3   1   2   0       1   1       4   0
  Barnes pr,cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crowe ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Carter 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       5   2
Pena dh                       4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Paredes rf                    3   1   3   3       1   0       0   0
Dominguez 3b                  4   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
M. Gonzalez ss                3   0   1   0       1   1       5   3
Norris p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Blackley p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clemens p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cisnero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3  10   3       6  10      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Norris-M. Gonzalez-Carter.
E: M. Gonzalez (5).
PB: Castro 2 (5).

BATTING - 
2B: J. Martinez (8,off Davis).
HR: Paredes (1,4th inning off Davis 2 on 2 out).
GDP: Altuve (7,off Davis); Dominguez (7,off Crow).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Barnes (3,2nd base by Chen/Kottaras).

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Davis                         5     8   3   3   4   6   1  26
Gutierrez                     1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Chen W(3-0)                   1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Crow                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Holland                       1     0   0   0   1   3   0   4
Totals                        9    10   3   3   6  10   1  40

Davis faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
Chen faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Norris                        6     5   0   0   2   2   0  22
Blackley                      0.2   2   2   2   0   1   0   4
Clemens L(1-2)                0.1   3   2   2   1   1   0   5
Wright                        0     1   1   1   0   0   0   1
Cisnero                       2     2   2   0   1   5   0   9
Totals                        9    13   7   5   4   9   0  41

Clemens faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Wright faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - Jim Reynolds, 1B - James Hoye, 2B - John Hirschbeck, 3B - John Tumpane
Time of Game: 3:45   Attendance: 12302


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Lough               rf        Grossman            cf
2. Johnson             ss        Altuve              2b
3. Gordon              lf        Castro              c
4. Butler              dh        J. Martinez         lf
5. Hosmer              1b        Carter              1b
6. Cain                cf        Pena                dh
7. Moustakas           3b        Paredes             rf
8. Kottaras            c         Dominguez           3b
9. Getz                2b        M. Gonzalez         ss
   Davis               p         Norris              p

ROYALS 1ST: Lough grounded out (first unassisted); Johnson
grounded out (first to pitcher); Gordon singled to right; Butler
forced Gordon (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Grossman popped to shortstop; Altuve lined to left;
Castro walked; J. Martinez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Royals 0, Astros 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Hosmer flied to left; Cain walked; Moustakas
grounded out (first unassisted) [Cain to second]; Kottaras flied
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Carter popped to catcher; Pena grounded out (first
to pitcher); Paredes singled to center; Dominguez popped to
third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Getz flied to center; Lough grounded out (shortstop
to first); Johnson singled to second [Johnson out at second
(center to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 3RD: M. Gonzalez singled to center; Grossman struck out;
Altuve grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [M. Gonzalez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 0, Astros 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Gordon singled to left; Gordon was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Butler singled to center; Hosmer
flied to left; Cain lined to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Royals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Castro struck out; J. Martinez singled to left;
Carter struck out; Pena singled to right [J. Martinez to third];
Paredes homered [J. Martinez scored, Pena scored]; Dominguez
singled to center; M. Gonzalez walked [Dominguez to second];
Grossman grounded out (first unassisted); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Royals 0, Astros 3.

ROYALS 5TH: Moustakas flied to left; Kottaras walked; Getz
grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Kottaras out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Altuve was called out on strikes; Castro struck out
(catcher to first); J. Martinez doubled to right; Carter walked;
Pena popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 3.

ROYALS 6TH: Lough struck out; Johnson struck out; Gordon singled
to right; Butler grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Paredes walked; Dominguez singled to right [Paredes
to second]; GUTIERREZ REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Paredes was
picked off second (catcher to shortstop); M. Gonzalez lined to
second [Dominguez stayed at first (error by Hosmer; assist by
Getz)]; Grossman singled to center [Dominguez to second]; Altuve
flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 3.

ROYALS 7TH: BLACKLEY REPLACED NORRIS (PITCHING); Hosmer singled
to right; Astros pitcher Bud Norris left the game due to an
injured back; Cain singled to center [Hosmer to second];
Moustakas forced Cain (first to shortstop) [Hosmer to third];
Kottaras struck out; ESCOBAR BATTED FOR GETZ; CLEMENS REPLACED
BLACKLEY (PITCHING); Escobar singled to center [Hosmer scored,
Moustakas to second]; Lough singled to right [Moustakas scored,
Escobar to second]; Castro allowed a passed ball [Escobar to
third, Lough to second]; Johnson struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: JOHNSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); ESCOBAR
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); CHEN REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING);
Castro grounded out (first unassisted); J. Martinez walked;
BARNES RAN FOR J. MARTINEZ; Carter popped to second; Barnes was
picked off and caught stealing second but was safe at third
(error by Escobar; assists by Chen and Hosmer); Pena popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 3.

ROYALS 8TH: GROSSMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BARNES
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Gordon walked; Butler singled to
right [Gordon to second]; FRANCOEUR RAN FOR BUTLER; WRIGHT
REPLACED CLEMENS (PITCHING); Hosmer singled to center [Gordon to
third, Francoeur to second]; CISNERO REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING);
Cain was called out on strikes; Moustakas singled to right
[Gordon scored, Francoeur to third, Hosmer to second]; Kottaras
walked [Francoeur scored, Hosmer to third, Moustakas to second];
Escobar forced Kottaras (second to shortstop) [Hosmer scored,
Moustakas scored (error by M. Gonzalez) (unearned) (no RBI)];
Lough struck out; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 6, Astros
3.

ASTROS 8TH: FRANCOEUR STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); Paredes
singled to left; CROW REPLACED CHEN (PITCHING); Dominguez
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Paredes
out at second]; M. Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 6, Astros 3.

ROYALS 9TH: Johnson singled to first; Johnson stole second;
Gordon struck out; Johnson stole third; Castro allowed a passed
ball [Johnson scored (unearned)]; Francoeur struck out; Hosmer
struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: HOLLAND REPLACED CROW (PITCHING); Grossman walked;
Altuve struck out; Castro struck out; CROWE BATTED FOR BARNES;
Grossman advanced to second because of defensive indifference
[Grossman to second]; Crowe struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Royals 7, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           7  13   2    7
 Astros           3  10   1   10


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