Houston Astros 3, Kansas City Royals 0
Regular Season Game 53
Played on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 (N) at Kauffman Stadium

HOU A    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  2  0  -   3 12  0
KC  A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Springer rf                   4   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Fowler dh                     4   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Castro c                      4   1   2   0       1   2      11   0
Dominguez 3b                  5   0   1   1       0   1       0   2
Krauss 1b                     2   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
  Guzman ph,1b                0   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Grossman lf                   4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Presley cf                    3   0   3   1       0   0       2   0
Gonzalez ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
McHugh p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Sipp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       35   3  12   2       4   5      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Castro (7,off Collins).
SF: Presley (2,off Collins).
HBP: Krauss (1,by Guthrie).
GDP: Gonzalez (2,off Guthrie); Altuve (6,off Guthrie); Fowler (3,off Crow).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Grossman (2,2nd base off Collins/Perez).

Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Aoki rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Infante 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   4
Hosmer 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1      11   1
Butler dh                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Gordon lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Perez c                       3   0   1   0       0   1       4   1
Cain cf                       3   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Escobar ss                    3   0   0   0       0   2       2   5
Paredes 3b                    3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Guthrie p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crow p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Collins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Herrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   0   5   0       0  11      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Escobar-Infante-Hosmer, Paredes-Infante-Hosmer, Hosmer-Escobar-Hosmer.
E: Cain (1).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McHugh W(3-3)                 7     5   0   0   0   9   0  26
Sipp                          1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Qualls                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9     5   0   0   0  11   0  32


Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Guthrie L(2-4)                6     7   1   1   3   5   0  27
Crow                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Collins                       1     2   2   2   1   0   0   6
Herrera                       1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    12   3   3   4   5   0  41

WP: Collins (1).
HBP: Guthrie (6,Krauss).

Umpires: HP - Kerwin Danley, 1B - Lance Barksdale, 2B - Mark Ripperger, 3B - Gary Cederstrom
Ejections: KC  Manager Ned Yost by Kerwin Danley [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 3:02   Attendance: 17826


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve singled to left; Springer flied to center;
Fowler popped to shortstop; Castro struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Aoki lined to left; Infante struck out; Hosmer
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Dominguez struck out; Krauss grounded out (shortstop
to first); Grossman flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Butler struck out; Gordon singled to left; Perez
singled to left [Gordon to second]; Cain forced Perez (shortstop
to second) [Gordon to third]; Escobar struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 0.

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

ROYALS 3RD: Paredes struck out; Aoki grounded out (second to
first); Infante singled to center; Hosmer flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Springer flied to right; Fowler walked; Castro
walked [Fowler to second]; Dominguez singled to center [Fowler
scored, Castro to third (error by Cain), Dominguez to second];
Krauss struck out; Grossman lined to left; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 1, Royals 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Butler was called out on strikes; Gordon grounded
out (first to pitcher); Perez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Royals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Presley singled to center; Gonzalez singled to left
[Presley to second]; Altuve grounded into a double play (third
to second to first) [Presley to third, Gonzalez out at second];
Springer walked; Fowler flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Royals 0.

ROYALS 5TH: Cain singled to center; Escobar was called out on
strikes; Paredes singled to right [Cain to second]; Aoki
grounded out (first unassisted) [Cain to third, Paredes to
second]; Infante flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Royals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Castro struck out (catcher to first); Dominguez
flied to left; Krauss was hit by a pitch; Grossman singled to
left [Krauss to second]; Presley singled to right [Krauss to
third, Grossman to second]; Jeremy Guthrie backed up HP on
the play; he talked to HP umpire Kerwin Danley after the play
was over and catcher Salvador Perez walked Guthrie away; Royals
Manager Ned Yost went to the mound and waited for Danley. Yost
ejected by Danley; Gonzalez grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Royals 0.

ROYALS 6TH: Hosmer flied to center; Butler grounded out (third
to first); Gordon popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Royals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: CROW REPLACED GUTHRIE (PITCHING); Altuve flied to
center; Springer singled to third; Fowler grounded into a double
play (first to shortstop to first) [Springer out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Royals 0.

ROYALS 7TH: Perez grounded out (third to first); Cain struck
out; Escobar grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Royals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: COLLINS REPLACED CROW (PITCHING); Castro doubled to
right; Dominguez grounded out (second to first) [Castro to
third]; GUZMAN BATTED FOR KRAUSS; Guzman walked; Collins threw a
wild pitch [Castro scored, Guzman to second]; Grossman singled
to left [Guzman to third]; Presley out on a sacrifice fly to
left [Guzman scored]; Grossman stole second; Gonzalez grounded
out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals
0.

ROYALS 8TH: GUZMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); SIPP REPLACED
MCHUGH (PITCHING); Paredes popped to first; Aoki struck out;
Infante flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ASTROS 9TH: HERRERA REPLACED COLLINS (PITCHING); Altuve grounded
out (shortstop to first); Springer grounded out (shortstop to
first); Fowler singled to right; Castro singled to center
[Fowler to third]; Dominguez grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 9TH: Hosmer grounded out (second to first); QUALLS
REPLACED SIPP (PITCHING); Butler grounded out (pitcher to
first); Gordon struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Royals 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  12   0   11
 Royals           0   5   1    5


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