Houston Astros 3, Kansas City Royals 1
Regular Season Game 47
Played on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 (N) at Minute Maid Park

KC  A    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  1
HOU A    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   3  8  0
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Getz 2b                       3   0   1   0       1   0       2   4
Escobar ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Gordon lf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       2   1
Butler dh                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Hosmer 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Cain cf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Moustakas 3b                  3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Francoeur rf                  3   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
Kottaras c                    3   0   1   1       0   1       9   0
Shields p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Herrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   6   1       2   5      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Escobar-Getz-Hosmer.
E: Herrera (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Kottaras (2,off Lyles).
3B: Francoeur (2,off Lyles).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cain (4,2nd base by Lyles/Castro).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grossman cf,lf                4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Altuve 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   1       1   4
Castro c                      4   1   3   1       0   0       5   2
J. Martinez lf                4   1   2   2       0   0       2   0
  Barnes pr,cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Carter 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   3      13   1
Pena dh                       3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Paredes 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Crowe rf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
M. Gonzalez ss                3   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Lyles p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Blackley 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   1
Totals                       31   3   8   3       1   8      27  16

BATTING - 
2B: Pena (8,off Shields); Castro (13,off Herrera).
HR: J. Martinez (4,1st inning off Shields 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Altuve (8,off Shields).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Altuve (5,2nd base off Herrera/Kottaras).

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shields L(2-5)                7     7   2   2   0   7   1  26
Herrera                       1     1   1   1   1   1   0   6
Totals                        8     8   3   3   1   8   1  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lyles W(2-1)                  6     6   1   1   1   3   0  24
Blackley                      1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Ambriz                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Veras SV(8)                   1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   1   1   2   5   0  33

Blackley faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - James Hoye, 1B - John Hirschbeck, 2B - John Tumpane, 3B - Jim Reynolds
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 12324


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Getz                2b        Grossman            cf
2. Escobar             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             3b
8. Francoeur           rf        Crowe               rf
9. Kottaras            c         M. Gonzalez         ss
   Shields             p         Lyles               p

ROYALS 1ST: Getz lined to pitcher; Escobar flied to center;
Gordon singled to center; Butler forced Gordon (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Grossman flied to center; Altuve struck out; Castro
singled to center; J. Martinez homered [Castro scored]; Carter
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 2.

ROYALS 2ND: Hosmer flied to center; Cain struck out; Moustakas
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Pena doubled to right; Paredes struck out; Crowe
popped to catcher; M. Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 2.

ROYALS 3RD: Francoeur tripled to center; Kottaras doubled to
center [Francoeur scored]; Getz grounded out (second to first)
[Kottaras to third]; Escobar grounded out (third to first);
Gordon walked; Butler struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals
1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Grossman singled to left; Altuve grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Grossman out at
second]; Castro flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals
1, Astros 2.

ROYALS 4TH: Hosmer grounded out (third to first); Cain grounded
out (pitcher to first); Moustakas grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: J. Martinez singled to left [J. Martinez out at
second (left to second)]; Carter singled to center; Pena struck
out; Paredes forced Carter (second to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ROYALS 5TH: Francoeur struck out; Kottaras flied to left; Getz
singled to left; Escobar singled to right [Getz to second];
Gordon grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Crowe flied to center; M. Gonzalez struck out;
Grossman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ROYALS 6TH: Butler grounded out (second to first); Hosmer
grounded out (pitcher to first); Cain singled to left; Cain was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Altuve flied to center; Castro singled to right; J.
Martinez flied to center; Carter struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ROYALS 7TH: BLACKLEY REPLACED LYLES (PITCHING); Moustakas
grounded out (second to first); Francoeur struck out; Kottaras
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Pena grounded out (second to first); Paredes lined
to left; Crowe grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ROYALS 8TH: Getz walked; AMBRIZ REPLACED BLACKLEY (PITCHING);
Getz was out trying to advance to second (catcher to first to
shortstop); Escobar grounded out (third to first); Gordon flied
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: HERRERA REPLACED SHIELDS (PITCHING); M. Gonzalez
lined to left; Grossman grounded out (shortstop to first);
Altuve walked; Altuve stole second; Castro doubled to right
[Altuve scored]; J. Martinez reached on an error by Herrera
(assist by Hosmer) [Castro to third]; BARNES RAN FOR J.
MARTINEZ; Carter struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 1,
Astros 3.

ROYALS 9TH: GROSSMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BARNES
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); VERAS REPLACED AMBRIZ (PITCHING);
Butler grounded out (pitcher to first); Hosmer grounded out
(second to first); Cain grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           1   6   1    5
 Astros           3   8   0    5


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