Kansas City Royals 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 5
Played on Friday, April 7, 2017 (N) at Minute Maid Park

KC  A    0  1  0    0  0  1    0  3  0  -   5 10  0
HOU A    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  6  1
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gordon lf                     4   0   2   2       1   0       2   0
Moustakas 3b                  4   1   1   0       1   1       0   1
Cain cf                       4   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Hosmer 1b                     5   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Perez c                       5   2   2   1       0   0       8   0
Moss dh                       2   1   0   0       3   1       0   0
xOrlando rf                   3   0   0   1       0   1       2   0
Escobar ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       2   4
Mondesi 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       4   4
Vargas p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moylan p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wood p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Soria p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Herrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5  10   4       6   5      27  10

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Escobar-Mondesi-Hosmer, Mondesi-Escobar-Hosmer, Soria-Mondesi-Hosmer.

BATTING - 
2B: Escobar (2,off Fiers); Gordon (1,off Gustave).
HR: Perez (2,2nd inning off Fiers 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Hosmer 2 (3,off Fiers,off Gustave).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mondesi 2 (3,2nd base off Sipp/Gattis,3rd base off Sipp/Gattis); Cain (2,2nd
base off Peacock/Gattis).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Springer cf                   3   0   0   0       1   2       3   0
Bregman 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   1       1   3
Altuve 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
Correa ss                     4   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Beltran dh                    4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
Gattis c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Reddick rf                    3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Gurriel 1b                    2   0   0   0       0   1       8   3
  Gonzalez ph,1b              0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Aoki lf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Fiers p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Sipp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gustave p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Peacock p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   6   1       3   8      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gurriel-Correa-Gurriel, Correa-Gurriel.
E: Gattis (1).
PB: Gattis (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Beltran (1,off Vargas).
GDP: Altuve 2 (3,off Vargas,off Soria); Aoki (1,off Vargas).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Vargas W(1-0)                 6     6   1   1   1   6   0  23
Moylan                        0.2   0   0   0   1   2   0   3
Wood                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Soria                         1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Herrera                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   1   1   3   8   0  33

Vargas faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
Inherited Runners - Scored: Moylan 1-0; Wood 2-0.
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Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fiers L(0-1)                  6     5   2   1   3   3   1  26
Sipp                          0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Gustave                       1.2   4   3   2   1   1   0   9
Peacock                       1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9    10   5   3   6   5   1  42

Inherited Runners - Scored: Gustave 2-0.
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Umpires: HP - Larry Vanover, 1B - Alfonso Marquez, 2B - Chad Fairchild, 3B - David Rackley
Official Scorer: Rick Blount
Time of Game: 3:12   Attendance: 30491


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Gordon              lf        Springer            cf
2. Moustakas           3b        Bregman             3b
3. Cain                cf        Altuve              2b
4. Hosmer              1b        Correa              ss
5. Perez               c         Beltran             dh
6. Moss                dh        Gattis              c
7. Orlando             rf        Reddick             rf
8. Escobar             ss        Gurriel             1b
9. Mondesi             2b        Aoki                lf
   Vargas              p         Fiers               p

ROYALS 1ST: Gordon singled to right; Moustakas grounded out
(second to first) [Gordon to second]; Cain struck out; Hosmer
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Springer walked; Bregman struck out; Altuve grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Springer out
at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Perez homered; Moss walked; Orlando struck out;
Escobar doubled to left [Moss to third]; Mondesi reached on a
fielder's choice [Moss out at home (second to catcher), Escobar
to third, Mondesi to second (on throw)]; Gordon grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Correa popped to second; Beltran singled to center;
Gattis singled to center [Beltran to second]; Reddick lined to
right; Gurriel struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 1,
Astros 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Moustakas singled to center; Cain flied to center;
Hosmer grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to first)
[Moustakas out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Aoki flied to left; Springer struck out; Bregman
singled to left; Altuve struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Royals 1, Astros 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Perez grounded out (third to first); Moss grounded
out (first to pitcher); Orlando flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Correa grounded out (second to first); Beltran
grounded out (shortstop to first); Gattis flied to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ROYALS 5TH: Escobar grounded out (third to first); Mondesi
grounded out (first unassisted); Gordon grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Reddick singled to right; Gurriel forced Reddick
(third to second); Aoki grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Gurriel out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 0.

ROYALS 6TH: Moustakas walked; Cain popped to shortstop; Hosmer
singled to left [Moustakas to second]; Perez flied to left; Moss
walked [Moustakas to third, Hosmer to second]; Orlando reached
on catcher's interference by Gattis [Moustakas scored
(unearned), Hosmer to third, Moss to second]; Escobar grounded
out (first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Royals 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Springer struck out; Bregman grounded out (shortstop
to first); Altuve was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 0.

ROYALS 7TH: SIPP REPLACED FIERS (PITCHING); Mondesi singled to
pitcher; Mondesi stole second; Mondesi stole third; Gordon
walked; Moustakas reached on a fielder's choice [Mondesi out at
home (third to catcher), Gordon to second]; GUSTAVE REPLACED
SIPP (PITCHING); Cain singled to second [Gordon to third,
Moustakas to second]; Hosmer grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Cain out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Royals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Correa singled to right; Beltran doubled to right
[Correa scored]; MOYLAN REPLACED VARGAS (PITCHING); Gattis
struck out; Reddick struck out; GONZALEZ BATTED FOR GURRIEL;
Gonzalez walked; WOOD REPLACED MOYLAN (PITCHING); Aoki lined to
left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 2, Astros 1.

ROYALS 8TH: GONZALEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Perez singled
to left; Moss walked [Perez to second]; Orlando flied to right;
Escobar singled to pitcher [Perez to third, Moss to second];
Gattis allowed a passed ball [Perez scored, Moss to third,
Escobar to second]; Mondesi popped to third; Gordon doubled to
left [Moss scored, Escobar scored (unearned)]; Moustakas struck
out; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: SORIA REPLACED WOOD (PITCHING); Springer flied to
center; Bregman walked; Altuve grounded into a double play
(pitcher to second to first) [Bregman out at second]; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 1.

ROYALS 9TH: PEACOCK REPLACED GUSTAVE (PITCHING); Cain walked;
Hosmer lined to center; Perez flied to center; Cain stole
second; Moss struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros
1.

ASTROS 9TH: HERRERA REPLACED SORIA (PITCHING); Correa popped to
shortstop; Beltran grounded out (first unassisted); Gattis flied
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 5, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           5  10   0   10
 Astros           1   6   1    5


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