Game Information
Score of Game
Minnesota Twins 8 Kansas City Athletics 2
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
7,055
Weather
Vis Manager
Sam Mele (MIN)
Home Manager
Hank Bauer (KC1)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
MIN Record
29-45 -- AL - -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 9 / 9 / 16
MIN Streak
Win 1
KC1 Record
29-44 -- AL - -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 8 / 8 / 14
KC1 Streak
Loss 5
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Joe NuxhallLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Leo Posada]10-0---
    1MIN2Billy Martin2BRKC1Joe NuxhallLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Jerry Lumpe]20-0---
    1MIN3Harmon Killebrew1BRKC1Joe NuxhallLWalk2---0-0---Walked30-0---
    1MIN4Bob AllisonRFRKC1Joe NuxhallLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Haywood Sullivan]40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KC11Dick HowserSSRMINJack KralickLWalk0---0-0---Walked50-0---
    1KC12Jerry Lumpe2BLMINJack KralickLFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Lenny Green]60-0---
    1KC13Deron JohnsonRFRMINJack KralickLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]. Double Play ... Dick Howser out at 2b.70-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2MIN5Jim LemonLFRKC1Joe NuxhallLLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Third Base [Reno Bertoia]80-0---
    2MIN6Earl BatteyCRKC1Joe NuxhallLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dick Howser]90-0---
    2MIN7Lenny GreenCFLKC1Joe NuxhallLHit by Pitch2---0-0---Hit by Pitch100-0---
    2MIN8Bill Tuttle3BRKC1Joe NuxhallLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout110-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KC14Norm Siebern1BLMINJack KralickLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jim Lemon]120-0---
    2KC15Haywood SullivanCRMINJack KralickLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]130-0---
    2KC16Bobby PrescottLFRMINJack KralickLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout140-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3MIN9Jack KralickPLKC1Joe NuxhallLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout150-0---
    3MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Joe NuxhallLTriple1---0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Left Field160-0---
    3MIN2Billy Martin2BRKC1Joe NuxhallLDouble1--30-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field ... Zoilo Versalles Scored170-0---
    3MIN3Harmon Killebrew1BRKC1Joe NuxhallLTriple2---0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Left Field181-0---
    3MIN4Bob AllisonRFRKC1Joe NuxhallLStrikeout2--30-0---Strikeout191-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KC17Leo PosadaCFRMINJack KralickLSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field200-1---
    3KC18Reno Bertoia3BRMINJack KralickLStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout210-1---
    3KC19Joe NuxhallPLMINJack KralickLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Bob Allison]220-1---
    3KC11Dick HowserSSRMINJack KralickLTriple21--0-0---Tripled on fly ball to Left Field ... Leo Posada Scored230-1---
    3KC12Jerry Lumpe2BLMINJack KralickLGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Billy Martin]241-1---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4MIN5Jim LemonLFRKC1Joe NuxhallLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Shortstop251-1---
    4MIN6Earl BatteyCRKC1Joe NuxhallLFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Haywood Sullivan]261-1---
    4MIN7Lenny GreenCFLKC1Joe NuxhallLSingle11--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Jim Lemon advanced to third ... Lenny Green advanced to second271-1---
    4MIN8Bill Tuttle3BRKC1Joe NuxhallLIntentional Walk1-230-0---Walked Intentionally281-1---
    4MIN9Jack KralickPLKC1Joe NuxhallLSingle11230-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Lenny Green Scored ... Jim Lemon Scored ... Bill Tuttle advanced to third291-1---
    4MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Norm BassRPassed Ball11-30-0---Passed Ball by Haywood Sullivan ... Bill Tuttle Scored ... Jack Kralick advanced to second303-1Non-Batter Event
    4MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Norm BassRSingle1-2-0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Zoilo Versalles advanced to second ... Jack Kralick advanced to third314-1---
    4MIN2Billy Martin2BRKC1Norm BassRSingle1-230-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Zoilo Versalles Scored ... Jack Kralick Scored324-1---
    4MIN3Harmon Killebrew1BRKC1Norm BassRWalk11--0-0---Walked ... Billy Martin advanced to second336-1---
    4MIN4Bob AllisonRFRKC1Art DitmarRWalk112-0-0---Walked ... Harmon Killebrew advanced to second ... Billy Martin advanced to third346-1---
    4MIN5Jim LemonLFRKC1Art DitmarRDouble11230-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field; Bob Allison advanced to third ... Harmon Killebrew Scored ... Billy Martin Scored ... Bob Allison advanced to third356-1---
    4MIN6Earl BatteyCRKC1Art DitmarRGroundout1-230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dick Howser]368-1---
    4MIN7Lenny GreenCFLKC1Art DitmarRWalk2-230-0---Walked378-1---
    4MIN8Bill Tuttle3BRKC1Art DitmarRFlyout21230-0---Flied out to Right Field [Deron Johnson]388-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KC13Deron JohnsonRFRMINJack KralickLHome Run0---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to 391-8---
    4KC14Norm Siebern1BLMINJack KralickLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Billy Martin]402-8---
    4KC15Haywood SullivanCRMINJack KralickLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Lenny Green]412-8---
    4KC16Bobby PrescottLFRMINJack KralickLWalk2---0-0---Walked422-8---
    4KC17Leo PosadaCFRMINJack KralickLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to First Base [Harmon Killebrew]432-8---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5MIN9Jack KralickPLKC1Art DitmarRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Leo Posada]448-2---
    5MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Art DitmarRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dick Howser]458-2---
    5MIN2Billy Martin2BRKC1Art DitmarRSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field468-2---
    5MIN3Harmon Killebrew1BRKC1Art DitmarRPopout21--0-0---Popped out to First Base [Norm Siebern]478-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KC18Reno Bertoia3BRMINJack KralickLSingle0---0-0---Bunt Single to Third Base482-8---
    5KC19Wes CovingtonPHLMINJack KralickLWalk01--0-0---Walked ... Reno Bertoia advanced to second492-8---
    5KC11Dick HowserSSRMINJack KralickLGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Bill Tuttle]. Double Play ... Reno Bertoia out at 3b. ... Wes Covington advanced to second502-8---
    5KC12Jerry Lumpe2BLMINJack KralickLGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]512-8---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6MIN4Bob AllisonRFRKC1Ed RakowRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout528-2---
    6MIN5Jim LemonLFRKC1Ed RakowRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout538-2---
    6MIN6Earl BatteyCRKC1Ed RakowRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dick Howser]548-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KC13Deron JohnsonRFRMINJack KralickLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]552-8---
    6KC14Norm Siebern1BLMINJack KralickLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Harmon Killebrew]562-8---
    6KC15Haywood SullivanCRMINJack KralickLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Bill Tuttle]572-8---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7MIN7Lenny GreenCFLKC1Ed RakowRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Norm Siebern]588-2---
    7MIN8Bill Tuttle3BRKC1Ed RakowRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Reno Bertoia]598-2---
    7MIN9Jack KralickPLKC1Ed RakowRReached on Error2---0-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Dick Howser]608-2---
    7MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Ed RakowRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout618-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KC16Bobby PrescottLFRMINJack KralickLLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Third Base [Bill Tuttle]622-8---
    7KC17Leo PosadaCFRMINJack KralickLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout632-8---
    7KC18Reno Bertoia3BRMINJack KralickLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout642-8---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8MIN2Billy Martin2BRKC1Ed RakowRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Ed Rakow]658-2---
    8MIN3Harmon Killebrew1BRKC1Ed RakowRReached on Error1---0-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Dick Howser] ... Harmon Killebrew advanced to second668-2---
    8MIN4Bob AllisonRFRKC1Ed RakowRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout678-2---
    8MIN5Jim LemonLFRKC1Ed RakowRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout ... Harmon Killebrew advanced to third688-2---
    8MIN6Earl BatteyCRKC1Ed RakowRStrikeout21-30-0---Strikeout698-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KC19Jerry WalkerPHRMINJack KralickLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Bob Allison]702-8---
    8KC11Dick HowserSSRMINJack KralickLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Dan Dobbek]712-8---
    8KC12Jerry Lumpe2BLMINJack KralickLSingle2---0-0---Bunt Single to722-8---
    8KC13Deron JohnsonRFRMINJack KralickLPopout21--0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Billy Martin]732-8---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9MIN7Lenny GreenCFLKC1Bill KunkelRSingle0---0-0---Singled on popout to Right Field748-2---
    9MIN8Bill Tuttle3BRKC1Bill KunkelRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Norm Siebern] ... Lenny Green advanced to second758-2---
    9MIN9Jack KralickPLKC1Bill KunkelRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Leo Posada]768-2---
    9MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Bill KunkelRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout778-2---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KC14Norm Siebern1BLMINJack KralickLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]782-8---
    9KC15Haywood SullivanCRMINJack KralickLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]792-8---
    9KC16Bobby PrescottLFRMINJack KralickLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Lenny Green]802-8---
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