Houston Astros 9, Kansas City Royals 2
Regular Season Game 52
Played on Monday, May 26, 2014 (N) at Kauffman Stadium

HOU A    2  3  0    1  1  1    0  1  0  -   9 16  0
KC  A    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  0  -   2 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     5   2   1   0       1   0       2   2
  Villar ss                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Springer rf                   4   5   4   3       1   0       2   0
Fowler cf                     2   0   2   1       3   0       4   0
Castro c                      5   0   2   2       0   0       3   0
Dominguez 3b                  4   0   0   1       0   2       0   1
Krauss 1b                     5   0   0   0       0   2      11   1
Grossman lf                   5   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Presley dh                    5   1   3   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez ss,2b                5   1   4   1       0   0       0   8
Feldman p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Sipp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fields p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   9  16   8       5   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gonzalez-Altuve-Krauss.

BATTING - 
2B: Gonzalez (3,off Ventura); Springer 2 (6,off Ventura,off Mariot); Presley
(3,off Mariot).
HR: Springer (8,8th inning off L. Coleman 0 on 0 out).
SF: Dominguez (3,off Ventura).
GDP: Castro 2 (7,off Mariot,off L. Coleman).
Team LOB: 10.

Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Aoki rf                       5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Infante 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   5
  Paredes 2b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Hosmer 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       9   2
Butler dh                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Gordon lf                     3   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Perez c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Cain cf                       4   0   4   1       0   0       3   0
Escobar ss                    3   0   1   0       1   0       3   3
Ciriaco 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ventura p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Mariot p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  L. Coleman p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   2  10   1       1   3      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Mariot-Infante-Escobar-Hosmer, Infante-Escobar-Hosmer.

BATTING - 
2B: Infante (4,off Feldman); Butler (9,off Feldman).
HBP: Gordon (3,by Feldman).
GDP: Perez (10,off Feldman).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cain (6,2nd base off Feldman/Castro).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Feldman W(3-2)                6     8   2   2   1   0   0  27
Sipp                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Fields                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Williams                      1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9    10   2   2   1   3   0  38

HBP: Feldman (6,Gordon).

Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ventura L(2-5)                2.2   7   5   5   3   3   0  18
Mariot                        3.1   6   3   3   1   2   0  16
L. Coleman                    3     3   1   1   1   1   1  12
Totals                        9    16   9   9   5   6   1  46

BK: Mariot (1).

Umpires: HP - Gary Cederstrom, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - Lance Barksdale, 3B - Mark Ripperger
Time of Game: 3:23   Attendance: 32070


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Kansas City Royals       
1. Altuve              2b        Aoki                rf
2. Springer            rf        Infante             2b
3. Fowler              cf        Hosmer              1b
4. Castro              c         Butler              dh
5. Dominguez           3b        Gordon              lf
6. Krauss              1b        Perez               c
7. Grossman            lf        Cain                cf
8. Presley             dh        Escobar             ss
9. Gonzalez            ss        Ciriaco             3b
   Feldman             p         Ventura             p

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve singled to right; Springer walked [Altuve to
second]; Fowler walked [Altuve to third, Springer to second];
Castro grounded out (first unassisted) [Altuve scored, Springer
to third, Fowler to second]; Dominguez out on a sacrifice fly to
right [Springer scored, Fowler to third]; Krauss flied to
center; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: On a bunt Aoki grounded out (pitcher to first);
Infante doubled to left; Hosmer flied to left; Butler flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Royals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Grossman struck out; Presley grounded out (pitcher
to first); Gonzalez doubled to center; Altuve walked; Springer
doubled to center [Gonzalez scored, Altuve scored]; Fowler
singled to right [Springer scored]; Castro singled to center
[Fowler to second]; Dominguez struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 5, Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Gordon was hit by a pitch; Perez popped to second;
Cain singled to right [Gordon to third]; Cain stole second;
Escobar lined to left; Ciriaco flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Royals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Krauss was called out on strikes; Grossman grounded
out (first to pitcher); Presley singled to left; Gonzalez
singled to second [Presley to second]; MARIOT REPLACED VENTURA
(PITCHING); Altuve flied to center; Royals pitcher Yordano
Ventura left the game due to an injured elbow; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Royals 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Aoki lined to left; Infante grounded out (shortstop
to first); Hosmer grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Royals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Springer doubled to center; Mariot balked [Springer
to third]; Fowler walked; Castro grounded into a double play
(pitcher to second to shortstop to first) [Springer scored,
Fowler out at second]; Dominguez lined to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 6, Royals 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Butler lined to center; Gordon singled to left;
Perez flied to center [Gordon to second]; Cain singled to center
[Gordon scored]; Escobar walked [Cain to second]; Ciriaco
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
6, Royals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Krauss grounded out (first unassisted); Grossman
struck out; Presley doubled to left; Gonzalez singled to right
[Presley scored, Gonzalez to second (on throw)]; Altuve grounded
out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Royals 1.

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

ASTROS 6TH: Springer singled to left; Fowler singled to right
[Springer to second]; Castro singled to center [Springer scored,
Fowler to second]; Dominguez struck out; Krauss grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Fowler to third, Castro to second]; Grossman
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8,
Royals 1.

ROYALS 6TH: Butler doubled to left; Gordon singled to second
[Butler to third]; Perez grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Butler scored, Gordon out at second]; Cain
singled to shortstop; Escobar singled to right [Cain to second];
Ciriaco flied to center; 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Royals
2.

ASTROS 7TH: L. COLEMAN REPLACED MARIOT (PITCHING); Presley
grounded out (second to first); Gonzalez popped to third; Altuve
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Royals 2.

ROYALS 7TH: SIPP REPLACED FELDMAN (PITCHING); Aoki grounded out
(shortstop to first); Infante struck out; Hosmer lined to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Royals 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Springer homered; Fowler walked; Castro grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Fowler out at
second]; Dominguez grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 2.

ROYALS 8TH: FIELDS REPLACED SIPP (PITCHING); Butler grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gordon grounded out (third to first);
Perez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 2.

ASTROS 9TH: PAREDES REPLACED INFANTE (PLAYING 2B); Krauss struck
out; Grossman flied to left; Presley singled to right; Gonzalez
singled to right [Presley to second]; Altuve forced Gonzalez
(second to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 2.

ROYALS 9TH: VILLAR REPLACED ALTUVE (PLAYING SS); GONZALEZ
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); WILLIAMS REPLACED FIELDS
(PITCHING); Cain singled to shortstop; Escobar flied to center;
Ciriaco singled to left [Cain to second]; Aoki struck out;
Paredes grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 9, Royals 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  16   0   10
 Royals           2  10   0    9


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