Kansas City Royals 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Thursday, April 17, 2014 (N) at Minute Maid Park

KC  A    1  1  0    2  1  0    0  0  0  -   5  9  0
HOU A    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  1
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Aoki rf                       4   2   2   0       0   0       2   0
Infante 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Hosmer 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Perez c                       4   0   1   1       0   2      13   0
Gordon lf                     4   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Butler dh                     3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Moustakas 3b                  4   0   1   1       0   0       2   1
Escobar ss                    4   0   1   2       0   0       0   2
Dyson cf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Shields p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Davis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   9   5       1   3      27   7

FIELDING - 
PB: Perez (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Aoki (3,off Feldman); Escobar (3,off Feldman); Perez (7,off Feldman).
GDP: Escobar (1,off Feldman).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Aoki (2,2nd base off Feldman/Castro).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Fowler cf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Springer rf                   4   0   1   0       0   2       2   1
Castro c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Altuve 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       1   4
Krauss 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   2      14   2
Carter dh                     3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
Dominguez 3b                  3   0   1   0       0   2       1   2
Presley lf                    2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Villar ss                     2   0   0   0       1   0       0   6
Feldman p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
  Bass p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       30   1   5   1       2  13      27  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Villar-Altuve-Krauss.
E: Springer (1).

BATTING - 
SF: Presley (1,off Shields).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shields W(1-2)                8     4   1   1   2  12   0  29
Davis                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     5   1   1   2  13   0  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Feldman L(2-1)                6     9   5   4   1   2   0  26
Bass                          3     0   0   0   0   1   0   9
Totals                        9     9   5   4   1   3   0  35


Umpires: HP - CB Bucknor, 1B - Tripp Gibson, 2B - Dale Scott, 3B - Ron Kulpa
Replay: force play (2nd inning, Alex Presley at bat, call overturned)
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 26333


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Aoki                rf        Fowler              cf
2. Infante             2b        Springer            rf
3. Hosmer              1b        Castro              c
4. Perez               c         Altuve              2b
5. Gordon              lf        Krauss              1b
6. Butler              dh        Carter              dh
7. Moustakas           3b        Dominguez           3b
8. Escobar             ss        Presley             lf
9. Dyson               cf        Villar              ss
   Shields             p         Feldman             p

ROYALS 1ST: Aoki doubled to right [Aoki to third (error by
Springer)]; Infante lined to third; Hosmer grounded out (first
unassisted) [Aoki scored (unearned)]; Perez struck out; 1 R (0
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Fowler struck out; Springer singled to third; Castro
popped to third; Altuve singled to center [Springer to third];
Krauss grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Royals 1, Astros 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Gordon singled to right; Butler singled to left
[Gordon to third]; Moustakas singled to center [Gordon scored,
Butler to second]; Escobar grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Butler to third, Moustakas out
at second]; Dyson grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Carter grounded out (third to first); Dominguez
struck out; Presley grounded out (second to first); when Alex
Presley was called safe at 1B, Royals manager Ned Yost
challenged the ruling, which was overturned by replay; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Aoki grounded out (third to first); Infante grounded
out (third to first); Hosmer grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Villar grounded out (shortstop to first); Fowler
flied to right; Springer struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 2, Astros 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Perez grounded out (shortstop to first); Gordon
singled to left; Butler walked [Gordon to second]; Moustakas
grounded out (pitcher unassisted) [Gordon to third, Butler to
second]; Escobar doubled to center [Gordon scored, Butler
scored]; Dyson flied to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 4,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Castro grounded out (first unassisted); Altuve
grounded out (pitcher to first); Krauss was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4, Astros 0.

ROYALS 5TH: Aoki singled to second; Infante was called out on
strikes while Aoki stole second; Hosmer singled to left [Aoki to
third]; Perez doubled to center [Aoki scored, Hosmer out at home
(right to shortstop to catcher)]; Gordon grounded out (pitcher
to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Carter walked; Dominguez singled to center [Carter
to third, Dominguez out at second (center to second)]; Presley
lined out on a sacrifice fly to left [Carter scored]; On a bunt
Villar grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 5, Astros 1.

ROYALS 6TH: Butler flied to right; Moustakas grounded out
(pitcher to first); Escobar flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Fowler was called out on strikes; Springer struck
out; Castro was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 5, Astros 1.

ROYALS 7TH: BASS REPLACED FELDMAN (PITCHING); Dyson grounded out
(second to first); Aoki grounded out (shortstop to first);
Infante grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Royals 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Altuve was called out on strikes; Krauss was called
out on strikes; Carter struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals
5, Astros 1.

ROYALS 8TH: Hosmer grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first);
Perez was called out on strikes; Gordon grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Dominguez was called out on strikes; Presley singled
to shortstop; Perez allowed a passed ball [Presley to second];
Villar walked; Fowler struck out; Springer flied to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 1.

ROYALS 9TH: Butler grounded out (second to first); Moustakas
lined to right; Escobar grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: DAVIS REPLACED SHIELDS (PITCHING); Castro singled to
left; Altuve struck out; Krauss popped to third; Carter grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 5,
Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           5   9   0    3
 Astros           1   5   1    5


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