Houston Astros 13, Kansas City Royals 4
Regular Season Game 74
Played on Friday, June 24, 2016 (N) at Kauffman Stadium

HOU A    9  3  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -  13 14  1
KC  A    0  1  0    1  1  0    1  0  0  -   4 10  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Springer rf                   5   2   3   5       1   0       3   0
Gonzalez 1b                   6   1   1   1       0   1      12   1
Altuve 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Kemp pr,2b                  0   0   0   0       1   0       2   1
Correa ss                     5   2   1   0       1   1       2   7
Rasmus lf                     5   3   4   2       0   1       2   1
  Marisnick lf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gomez cf                      4   2   2   1       1   1       2   0
Valbuena 3b                   1   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
  Worth 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Gattis dh                     5   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Castro c                      3   1   1   2       2   1       2   1
Keuchel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Feldman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       43  13  14  12       7   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gonzalez-Correa, Correa-Kemp-Gonzalez.
E: Worth (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Gomez (11,off Flynn).
3B: Springer (2,off Volquez).
HR: Springer (16,1st inning off Volquez 3 on 1 out); Rasmus (10,8th inning
off Flynn 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Gomez (7,off Flynn).
Team LOB: 10.

Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Merrifield 2b                 4   0   2   0       1   0       1   3
Escobar ss                    4   1   2   1       0   0       3   2
  Colon ss                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Hosmer 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   1      10   1
Cain cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Dyson cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Perez c                       3   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
  Butera c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Morales dh                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Orlando rf                    4   2   1   0       0   0       1   0
Eibner lf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Cuthbert 3b                   4   1   2   3       0   0       0   3
Volquez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gee p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Flynn p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4  10   4       3   2      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Escobar-Merrifield-Hosmer.
E: Merrifield (2), Escobar (10), Cuthbert (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cuthbert (5,off Keuchel); Eibner (5,off Keuchel).
3B: Orlando (3,off Keuchel).
HR: Escobar (1,5th inning off Keuchel 0 on 0 out); Cuthbert (6,7th inning off
Keuchel 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Escobar (7,off Keuchel); Cain (11,off Feldman).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Keuchel W(4-9)                6.1  10   4   3   2   2   2  30
Feldman                       2.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   8
Totals                        9    10   4   3   3   2   2  38

Inherited Runners - Scored: Feldman 2-0.
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Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Volquez L(7-7)                1     8  12  11   3   0   1  15
Gee                           3     4   0   0   2   2   0  15
Flynn                         5     2   1   1   2   5   1  20
Totals                        9    14  13  12   7   7   2  50

Volquez faced 3 batters in the 2nd inning
Inherited Runners - Scored: Gee 3-3.
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Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Mark Ripperger, 2B - Kerwin Danley, 3B - Andy Fletcher
Official Scorer: David Boyce
Time of Game: 2:56   Attendance: 36195


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Kansas City Royals       
1. Springer            rf        Merrifield          2b
2. Gonzalez            1b        Escobar             ss
3. Altuve              2b        Hosmer              1b
4. Correa              ss        Cain                cf
5. Rasmus              lf        Perez               c
6. Gomez               cf        Morales             dh
7. Valbuena            3b        Orlando             rf
8. Gattis              dh        Eibner              lf
9. Castro              c         Cuthbert            3b
   Keuchel             p         Volquez             p

ASTROS 1ST: Springer tripled to right; Gonzalez singled to right
[Springer scored]; Altuve singled to left [Gonzalez to second];
Correa forced Altuve (second to shortstop) [Gonzalez to third];
Rasmus singled to right [Gonzalez scored, Correa to third];
Gomez singled to left [Correa scored, Rasmus to second];
Valbuena walked [Rasmus to third, Gomez to second]; Gattis
reached on an error by Escobar [Rasmus scored (no RBI), Gomez to
third, Valbuena to second]; Castro singled to right [Gomez
scored, Valbuena to third, Gattis to second]; Springer homered
[Valbuena scored, Gattis scored (unearned), Castro scored];
Gonzalez grounded out (first unassisted); Altuve grounded out
(pitcher to first); 9 R (8 ER), 7 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9,
Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Merrifield singled to right; Escobar grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop) [Merrifield out at second];
Hosmer singled to second; Cain grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Royals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Correa walked; Rasmus singled to right [Correa to
third]; Gomez walked [Rasmus to second]; GEE REPLACED VOLQUEZ
(PITCHING); Valbuena struck out; Gattis singled to center
[Correa scored, Rasmus to third, Gomez to second]; Castro walked
[Rasmus scored, Gomez to third, Gattis to second]; Springer
grounded out (first unassisted) [Gomez scored, Gattis to third,
Castro to second]; Gonzalez flied to right; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 12, Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: WORTH REPLACED VALBUENA (PLAYING 3B); Perez singled
to left [Perez out at second (left to second)]; Astros third
baseman Luis Valbuena left the game due to an injured back;
Morales grounded out (third to first); Orlando tripled to
center; Eibner walked; Cuthbert doubled to left [Orlando scored,
Eibner to third]; Merrifield walked; Escobar grounded out
(catcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 12, Royals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Altuve flied to center; Correa singled to right;
Rasmus singled to left [Correa to second]; Gomez struck out;
Worth grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 12, Royals 1.

ROYALS 3RD: Hosmer grounded out (second to first); Cain flied to
left; Perez popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
12, Royals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Gattis grounded out (second to first); Castro
walked; Springer singled to right [Castro to second]; Gonzalez
flied to center; Altuve forced Springer (first to shortstop); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 12, Royals 1.

ROYALS 4TH: Morales lined to right; Orlando reached on an error
by Worth; originally scored as single, changed to error on
06-28-2016, making run unearned; Eibner doubled to right
[Orlando to third]; Cuthbert grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Orlando scored (unearned)]; Merrifield grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 12, Royals 2.

ASTROS 5TH: FLYNN REPLACED GEE (PITCHING); Correa reached on an
error by Cuthbert; Rasmus struck out; Gomez grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Correa out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 12, Royals 2.

ROYALS 5TH: Escobar homered; Hosmer struck out; Cain flied to
right; Perez struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 12,
Royals 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Worth flied to center; Gattis lined to left; Castro
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
12, Royals 3.

ROYALS 6TH: Morales lined to left; Orlando grounded out
(shortstop to first); Eibner flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 12, Royals 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Springer grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez
lined to shortstop; Altuve reached on an error by Merrifield;
KEMP RAN FOR ALTUVE; Correa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 12, Royals 3.

ROYALS 7TH: KEMP STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Cuthbert homered;
Merrifield singled to right; Escobar singled to left [Merrifield
to second]; Hosmer lined to third; FELDMAN REPLACED KEUCHEL
(PITCHING); Cain grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Escobar out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 12, Royals 4.

ASTROS 8TH: COLON REPLACED ESCOBAR (PLAYING SS); DYSON REPLACED
CAIN (PLAYING CF); BUTERA REPLACED PEREZ (PLAYING C ); Rasmus
homered; Gomez doubled to left; Worth struck out; Gattis
grounded out (third to first) [Gomez to third]; Castro struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 13, Royals 4.

ROYALS 8TH: MARISNICK REPLACED RASMUS (PLAYING LF); Butera
grounded out (third to first); Morales walked; Orlando popped to
second; Eibner flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
13, Royals 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Springer walked; Gonzalez was called out on strikes;
Kemp walked [Springer to second]; Correa flied to center;
Marisnick grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 13, Royals 4.

ROYALS 9TH: Cuthbert grounded out (shortstop to first);
Merrifield flied to right; Colon grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 13, Royals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          13  14   1   10
 Royals           4  10   3    7


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