Kansas City Royals 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 76
Played on Sunday, June 26, 2016 (D) at Kauffman Stadium

HOU A    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
KC  A    0  0  0    1  0  0    5  0  x  -   6 13  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Springer rf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Gonzalez 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Altuve dh                     4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
Correa ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Rasmus lf                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Reed 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   3       9   1
Gomez cf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Valbuena 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Gattis c                      3   1   2   1       0   0       7   0
Fister p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Sipp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Devenski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       1  13      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Valbuena-Gonzalez-Reed.

BATTING - 
HR: Gattis (12,6th inning off Kennedy 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Altuve (3,2nd base by Kennedy/Perez).

Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Merrifield 2b                 4   0   1   0       0   3       1   2
Gordon lf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Cain cf                       4   1   3   0       0   1       3   0
Hosmer dh                     4   0   2   2       0   0       0   0
Perez c                       4   0   0   0       0   2      14   1
Morales 1b                    4   2   2   2       0   0       4   0
Orlando rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Escobar ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Cuthbert 3b                   4   1   1   2       0   1       0   1
Kennedy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Herrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       36   6  13   6       0   7      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Perez-Escobar.

BATTING - 
2B: Cain (12,off Sipp); Hosmer (15,off Sipp).
HR: Morales 2 (10,4th inning off Fister 0 on 1 out,7th inning off Fister 0
on 0 out); Cuthbert (7,7th inning off Fister 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Cuthbert (5,off Devenski).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fister L(8-4)                 6.2   8   4   4   0   6   3  28
Sipp                          0     3   2   2   0   0   0   3
Devenski                      1.1   2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        8    13   6   6   0   7   3  36

Inherited Runners - Scored: Devenski 1-0.
.

Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kennedy W(6-6)                7     3   1   1   1  11   1  24
Herrera                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Davis                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     4   1   1   1  13   1  31


Umpires: HP - Kerwin Danley, 1B - Andy Fletcher, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Mark Ripperger
Official Scorer: David Boyce
Replay: tag play (4th inning, Colby Rasmus at bat, Royals challenge,
call overturned)
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 36450


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Springer walked; Gonzalez flied to center; Altuve
struck out; Correa grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Merrifield struck out; Gordon grounded out (second
to first); Cain singled to left; Hosmer singled to right [Cain
to third]; Perez popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Royals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rasmus flied to center; Reed was called out on
strikes; Gomez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Morales flied to center; Orlando grounded out
(pitcher to first); Escobar flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Valbuena struck out; Gattis singled to center;
Springer grounded out (second to first) [Gattis to second];
Gonzalez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Royals 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Cuthbert struck out; Merrifield singled to left;
Gordon flied to center; Cain singled to left [Merrifield to
second]; Hosmer grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Altuve singled to center; Correa popped to second;
Rasmus struck out while Altuve was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); when Jose Altuve was called safe at
2B, Royals manager Ned Yost challenged the ruling; the call was
overturned by replay; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Royals 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Perez struck out; Morales homered; Orlando grounded
out (shortstop to first); Escobar grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Reed struck out; Gomez popped to catcher; Valbuena
lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Royals 1.

ROYALS 5TH: Cuthbert lined to third; Merrifield struck out;
Gordon grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Royals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Gattis homered; Springer flied to right; Gonzalez
flied to center; Altuve struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Royals 1.

ROYALS 6TH: Cain was called out on strikes; Hosmer flied to
right; Perez popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Royals 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Correa was called out on strikes; Rasmus struck out;
Reed struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Royals 1.

ROYALS 7TH: Morales homered; Orlando grounded out (third to
first); Escobar singled to center; Cuthbert homered [Escobar
scored]; Merrifield was called out on strikes; SIPP REPLACED
FISTER (PITCHING); Gordon singled to second; Cain doubled to
left [Gordon to third]; Hosmer doubled to right [Gordon scored,
Cain scored]; DEVENSKI REPLACED SIPP (PITCHING); Perez struck
out; 5 R, 6 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Royals 6.

ASTROS 8TH: HERRERA REPLACED KENNEDY (PITCHING); Gomez struck
out; Valbuena struck out; Gattis grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Royals 6.

ROYALS 8TH: Morales grounded out (shortstop to first); Orlando
singled to center; Escobar singled to center [Orlando to
second]; Cuthbert grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Escobar out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Royals 6.

ASTROS 9TH: DAVIS REPLACED HERRERA (PITCHING); Springer singled
to left; Gonzalez forced Springer (second to shortstop); Altuve
flied to right; Correa grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Royals 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   0    3
 Royals           6  13   0    6


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