Houston Astros 9, Kansas City Royals 3
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 (D) at Kauffman Stadium

HOU A    2  2  1    0  1  3    0  0  0  -   9 11  2
KC  A    0  0  0    1  1  0    1  0  0  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     5   1   1   0       1   0       1   4
Springer rf                   3   2   1   2       2   1       1   0
Fowler cf                     5   0   1   2       0   0       1   0
  Presley cf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dominguez 3b                  5   1   1   0       1   2       1   3
Carter dh                     4   2   2   4       1   1       0   0
Guzman 1b                     4   0   1   0       1   1      12   3
Grossman lf                   3   1   1   0       2   1       5   0
Corporan c                    4   1   3   1       1   0       2   0
Villar ss                     4   1   0   0       1   1       1   2
Cosart p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Downs p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   9  11   9      10   7      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Villar-Altuve-Guzman.
E: Altuve (1), Villar (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Corporan (1,off Duffy).
HR: Springer (9,1st inning off Duffy 1 on 0 out); Carter 2 (8,5th inning off
Duffy 0 on 0 out,6th inning off L. Coleman 2 on 1 out).
HBP: Springer (3,by L. Coleman).
GDP: Fowler (4,off Duffy).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Guzman (2,2nd base off Herrera/Hayes).

Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Aoki rf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Infante 2b                    2   0   0   1       0   0       1   1
  Paredes 2b                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Gordon lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Butler dh                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hosmer 1b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
Escobar ss                    3   0   1   1       1   0       0   3
Ciriaco 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Hayes c                       4   1   2   1       0   0       8   0
Dyson cf                      2   1   0   0       2   0       1   0
Duffy p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Herrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  L. Coleman p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Collins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mariot p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Holland p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   7   3       4   2      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Escobar-Infante-Hosmer.
E: Hosmer (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Hosmer (18,off Cosart); Escobar (13,off Cosart).
HR: Hayes (1,7th inning off Williams 0 on 1 out).
SF: Infante (2,off Cosart).
GDP: Escobar (3,off Williams).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dyson 2 (9,3rd base off Cosart/Corporan,3rd base off Williams/Corporan).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cosart W(4-4)                 5     4   2   1   2   1   0  21
Williams                      2     1   1   1   1   1   1   8
Downs                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Farnsworth                    1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9     7   3   2   4   2   1  38


Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Duffy L(2-5)                  4     7   6   5   5   3   2  24
Herrera                       1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
L. Coleman                    1     2   3   3   2   0   1   8
Collins                       1     0   0   0   2   1   0   5
Mariot                        1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Holland                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    11   9   8  10   7   3  49

Duffy faced 2 batters in the 5th inning
HBP: L. Coleman (1,Springer).

Umpires: HP - Lance Barksdale, 1B - Mark Ripperger, 2B - Gary Cederstrom, 3B - Kerwin Danley
Time of Game: 3:21   Attendance: 16220


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Kansas City Royals       
1. Altuve              2b        Aoki                rf
2. Springer            rf        Infante             2b
3. Fowler              cf        Gordon              lf
4. Dominguez           3b        Butler              dh
5. Carter              dh        Hosmer              1b
6. Guzman              1b        Escobar             ss
7. Grossman            lf        Ciriaco             3b
8. Corporan            c         Hayes               c
9. Villar              ss        Dyson               cf
   Cosart              p         Duffy               p

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve reached on an error by Hosmer (assist by
Escobar); Springer homered [Altuve scored (unearned)]; Fowler
flied to right; Dominguez was called out on strikes; Carter
walked; Guzman popped to catcher; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Royals 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Grossman flied to right; Corporan singled to left;
Villar walked [Corporan to second]; Altuve popped to first;
Springer walked [Corporan to third, Villar to second]; Fowler
singled to right [Corporan scored, Villar scored, Springer to
third, Fowler to second (on throw)]; Dominguez flied to right; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Hosmer flied to center; Escobar walked; Ciriaco
struck out; Hayes popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Royals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Carter was called out on strikes; Guzman lined to
left; Grossman walked; Corporan doubled to left [Grossman
scored]; Villar was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 5, Royals 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Dyson grounded out (shortstop to first); Aoki
grounded out (second to first); Infante grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Royals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Altuve singled to second; Springer walked [Altuve to
second]; Fowler grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Altuve to third, Springer out at second]; Dominguez
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Royals 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Gordon grounded out (first to pitcher); Butler
grounded out (third to first); Hosmer doubled to center; Escobar
doubled to left [Hosmer scored]; Ciriaco lined to left; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Royals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Carter homered; Guzman singled to left; HERRERA
REPLACED DUFFY (PITCHING); Grossman struck out while Guzman
stole second; Corporan walked; Villar flied to left; Altuve
popped to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Royals 1.

ROYALS 5TH: Hayes singled to right; Dyson forced Hayes (second
to shortstop) [Dyson to second (error by Villar)]; Aoki walked
while Dyson stole third; Infante out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Dyson scored (unearned), Aoki to second]; Gordon flied to left;
1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Royals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: L. COLEMAN REPLACED HERRERA (PITCHING); Springer was
hit by a pitch; Fowler lined to right; Dominguez singled to
center [Springer to second]; Carter homered [Springer scored,
Dominguez scored]; Guzman walked; Grossman walked [Guzman to
second]; Corporan popped to third; Villar lined to right; 3 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 2.

ROYALS 6TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED COSART (PITCHING); Butler grounded
out (third to first); Hosmer reached on an error by Altuve;
Escobar grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Hosmer out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9,
Royals 2.

ASTROS 7TH: PAREDES REPLACED INFANTE (PLAYING 2B); COLLINS
REPLACED L. COLEMAN (PITCHING); Altuve walked; Springer was
called out on strikes; Fowler flied to right; Dominguez walked
[Altuve to second]; Carter flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 2.

ROYALS 7TH: Ciriaco flied to left; Hayes homered; Dyson walked;
Aoki grounded out (first unassisted) [Dyson to second]; Dyson
stole third; Paredes struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
9, Royals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MARIOT REPLACED COLLINS (PITCHING); Guzman struck
out; Grossman singled to right; Corporan singled to right
[Grossman to second]; Villar popped to third; Altuve flied to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 3.

ROYALS 8TH: PRESLEY REPLACED FOWLER (PLAYING CF); DOWNS REPLACED
WILLIAMS (PITCHING); Gordon grounded out (first to pitcher);
Butler grounded out (first unassisted); Hosmer singled to right;
Escobar grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 9, Royals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: HOLLAND REPLACED MARIOT (PITCHING); Springer flied
to right; Presley grounded out (shortstop to first); Dominguez
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 3.

ROYALS 9TH: FARNSWORTH REPLACED DOWNS (PITCHING); Ciriaco
singled to center; Hayes lined to right; Dyson walked [Ciriaco
to second]; Aoki flied to left; Paredes grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  11   2   13
 Royals           3   7   1    8


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