Kansas City Royals 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 (N) at Minute Maid Park

KC  A    1  0  2    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   4  7  1
HOU A    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  1
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Aoki rf                       4   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
Infante 2b                    3   2   1   2       1   0       1   1
Hosmer 1b                     3   0   2   1       1   1      10   1
Butler dh                     3   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Gordon lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Perez c                       4   0   1   0       0   2      11   1
Moustakas 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Cain cf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Escobar ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ventura p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Davis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Holland p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   7   4       3   7      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Ventura (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hosmer (4,off Harrell); Perez (6,off Harrell); Cain (2,off Clemens).
HR: Infante (1,1st inning off Harrell 0 on 1 out).
SF: Butler (2,off Harrell).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Fowler cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Presley rf                    3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Castro dh                     4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
Altuve 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       3   1
Carter 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   3      10   1
Dominguez 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Grossman lf                   4   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
Corporan c                    3   1   1   1       0   1       7   0
Villar ss                     2   0   0   0       1   0       2   6
Harrell p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clemens p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Fields p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   4   1       3  12      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Grossman (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Fowler (3,off Ventura).
HR: Corporan (2,5th inning off Ventura 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ventura W(1-0)                7     4   2   1   3   7   1  28
Davis                         1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Holland SV(4)                 1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        9     4   2   1   3  12   1  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harrell L(0-3)                5     5   4   4   3   4   1  23
Clemens                       3     2   0   0   0   1   0  11
Fields                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     7   4   4   3   7   1  37


Umpires: HP - Dale Scott, 1B - Ron Kulpa, 2B - CB Bucknor, 3B - Tripp Gibson
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 29778


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Aoki                rf        Fowler              cf
2. Infante             2b        Presley             rf
3. Hosmer              1b        Castro              dh
4. Butler              dh        Altuve              2b
5. Gordon              lf        Carter              1b
6. Perez               c         Dominguez           3b
7. Moustakas           3b        Grossman            lf
8. Cain                cf        Corporan            c
9. Escobar             ss        Villar              ss
   Ventura             p         Harrell             p

ROYALS 1ST: Aoki grounded out (shortstop to first); Infante
homered; Hosmer was called out on strikes; Butler grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Fowler doubled to right; Presley flied to left;
Castro singled to right [Fowler to third]; Altuve struck out;
Castro was picked off first but was safe on an error by Ventura
[Fowler scored (unearned), Castro to second]; Carter popped to
first; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 1.

ROYALS 2ND: Gordon struck out; Perez was called out on strikes;
Moustakas struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Dominguez popped to first; Grossman struck out;
Corporan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 1.

ROYALS 3RD: Cain singled to left [Cain to third (error by
Grossman)]; Escobar grounded out (third to first); Aoki walked;
Infante forced Aoki (shortstop to second) [Cain scored]; Hosmer
doubled to left [Infante scored]; Butler grounded out (shortstop
to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Villar grounded out (pitcher to first); Fowler
grounded out (third to first); Presley walked; Castro struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 3, Astros 1.

ROYALS 4TH: Gordon grounded out (second to first); Perez doubled
to left; Moustakas grounded out (shortstop to first) [Perez to
third]; Cain lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 3,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Altuve grounded out (third to first); Carter struck
out; Dominguez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 3, Astros 1.

ROYALS 5TH: Escobar flied to left; Aoki singled to third;
Infante walked [Aoki to second]; Hosmer walked [Aoki to third,
Infante to second]; Butler out on a sacrifice fly to right [Aoki
scored]; Gordon flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 4,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Grossman flied to center; Corporan homered; Villar
grounded out (second to first); Fowler flied to center; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

ROYALS 6TH: CLEMENS REPLACED HARRELL (PITCHING); Perez was
called out on strikes; Moustakas grounded out (first to
pitcher); Cain doubled to center; Escobar grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Presley popped to third; Castro grounded out (first
to pitcher); Altuve walked; Carter struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

ROYALS 7TH: Aoki grounded out (pitcher to first); Infante flied
to left; Hosmer singled to right; Butler forced Hosmer
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Dominguez singled to center; Grossman struck out;
Corporan grounded out (pitcher to first) [Dominguez to second];
Villar walked; Fowler grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

ROYALS 8TH: Gordon lined to shortstop; Perez grounded out (third
to first); Moustakas popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: DAVIS REPLACED VENTURA (PITCHING); Presley struck
out; Castro struck out; Altuve popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

ROYALS 9TH: FIELDS REPLACED CLEMENS (PITCHING); Cain grounded
out (third to first); Escobar struck out; Aoki struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: HOLLAND REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Carter was called
out on strikes; Dominguez struck out; Grossman struck out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           4   7   1    6
 Astros           2   4   1    5


Data courtesy of Retrosheet