Game Information
Score of Game
Minnesota Twins 4 Kansas City Athletics 2
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
5,274
Weather
Vis Manager
Alvin Dark (KC1)
Home Manager
Sam Mele (MIN)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
KC1 Record
0-3 -- AL - -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 9 / 9 / 13
KC1 Streak
Loss 3
MIN Record
3-0 -- AL - -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 2 / 1
MIN Streak
Win 3
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KC11Jose TartabullCFLMINJim KaatLSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field10-0---
    1KC12Mike HershbergerRFRMINJim KaatLStolen Base01--0-0---Jose Tartabull Stole 2B [Jim Kaat/Earl Battey]20-0Non-Batter Event
    1KC12Mike HershbergerRFRMINJim KaatLFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Tony Oliva]30-0---
    1KC13Ken Harrelson1BRMINJim KaatLStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout40-0---
    1KC14Dick Green2BRMINJim KaatLStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout50-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Fred TalbotRSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field60-0---
    1MIN2Sandy ValdespinoLFLKC1Fred TalbotRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ed Charles] ... Zoilo Versalles forced out at second base70-0---
    1MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKC1Fred TalbotRSingle11--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Sandy Valdespino advanced to third80-0---
    1MIN4Harmon Killebrew3BRKC1Fred TalbotRStolen Base11-30-0---Tony Oliva Stole 2B [Fred Talbot/Ken Suarez]90-0Non-Batter Event
    1MIN4Harmon Killebrew3BRKC1Fred TalbotRWalk1-230-0---Walked100-0---
    1MIN5Don Mincher1BLKC1Fred TalbotRReached on Error11230-0---Reached on Error by Catcher [Ken Suarez] ... Sandy Valdespino Scored ... Harmon Killebrew advanced to second ... Tony Oliva advanced to third110-0---
    1MIN6Jimmie HallCFLKC1Fred TalbotRFlyout11230-0---Flied out to Third Base [Ed Charles]121-0---
    1MIN7Earl BatteyCRKC1Fred TalbotRFlyout21230-0---Flied out to First Base [Ken Harrelson]131-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KC15Ed Charles3BRMINJim KaatLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Harmon Killebrew]140-1---
    2KC16Ossie ChavarriaLFRMINJim KaatLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jim Kaat]150-1---
    2KC17Wayne CauseySSLMINJim KaatLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]160-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2MIN8Bernie Allen2BLKC1Fred TalbotRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to171-0---
    2MIN9Jim KaatPLKC1Fred TalbotRStolen Base01--0-0---Bernie Allen Stole 2B [Fred Talbot/Ken Suarez] ... Bernie Allen advanced to third181-0Non-Batter Event
    2MIN9Jim KaatPLKC1Fred TalbotRWalk0--30-0---Walked191-0---
    2MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Fred TalbotRSingle01-30-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Bernie Allen Scored ... Jim Kaat advanced to second201-0---
    2MIN2Sandy ValdespinoLFLKC1Fred TalbotRGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Fred Talbot] ... Jim Kaat forced out at third base ... Zoilo Versalles advanced to second212-0---
    2MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKC1Fred TalbotRFlyout112-0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Wayne Causey]222-0---
    2MIN4Harmon Killebrew3BRKC1Fred TalbotRStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout232-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KC18Ken SuarezCRMINJim KaatLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout240-2---
    3KC19Fred TalbotPRMINJim KaatLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout250-2---
    3KC11Jose TartabullCFLMINJim KaatLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout260-2---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3MIN5Don Mincher1BLKC1Fred TalbotRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick Green]272-0---
    3MIN6Jimmie HallCFLKC1Fred TalbotRWalk1---0-0---Walked282-0---
    3MIN7Earl BatteyCRKC1Fred TalbotRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to First Base [Ken Harrelson]292-0---
    3MIN8Bernie Allen2BLKC1Fred TalbotRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Wayne Causey]302-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KC12Mike HershbergerRFRMINJim KaatLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jim Kaat]310-2---
    4KC13Ken Harrelson1BRMINJim KaatLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]320-2---
    4KC14Dick Green2BRMINJim KaatLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Bernie Allen]330-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4MIN9Jim KaatPLKC1Fred TalbotRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Fred Talbot]342-0---
    4MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Fred TalbotRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base352-0---
    4MIN2Sandy ValdespinoLFLKC1Fred TalbotRReached on Error11--0-0---Reached on Error by Third Base [Ed Charles] ... Sandy Valdespino advanced to second; Zoilo Versalles thrown out at third Base362-0---
    4MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKC1Fred TalbotRHome Run2-2-0-0---Home Run on ground ball to ... Sandy Valdespino Scored372-0---
    4MIN4Harmon Killebrew3BRKC1Fred TalbotRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout384-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KC15Ed Charles3BRMINJim KaatLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Zoilo Versalles]390-4---
    5KC16Ossie ChavarriaLFRMINJim KaatLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmie Hall]400-4---
    5KC17Wayne CauseySSLMINJim KaatLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Sandy Valdespino]410-4---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5MIN5Don Mincher1BLKC1Fred TalbotRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick Green]424-0---
    5MIN6Jimmie HallCFLKC1Fred TalbotRWalk1---0-0---Walked434-0---
    5MIN7Earl BatteyCRKC1Fred TalbotRCaught Stealing11--0-0---Jimmie Hall Caught Stealing 2B [Fred Talbot/Ken Suarez]444-0Non-Batter Event
    5MIN7Earl BatteyCRKC1Fred TalbotRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ed Charles]454-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KC18Ken SuarezCRMINJim KaatLWalk0---0-0---Walked460-4---
    6KC19Ernie FazioPHRMINJim KaatLSingle01--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Ken Suarez advanced to second470-4---
    6KC11Jose TartabullCFLMINJim KaatLGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bernie Allen] ... Ernie Fazio forced out at second base ... Ken Suarez advanced to third480-4---
    6KC12Mike HershbergerRFRMINJim KaatLSingle11-30-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Ken Suarez Scored ... Jose Tartabull advanced to third490-4---
    6KC13Ken Harrelson1BRMINJim KaatLWild Pitch11-30-0---Wild Pitch by Jim Kaat ... Jose Tartabull Scored501-4Non-Batter Event
    6KC13Ken Harrelson1BRMINJim KaatLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Sandy Valdespino]512-4---
    6KC14Dick Green2BRMINJim KaatLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout522-4---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6MIN8Bernie Allen2BLKC1Lew KrausseRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Ken Harrelson]534-2---
    6MIN9Jim KaatPLKC1Lew KrausseRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick Green]544-2---
    6MIN1Zoilo VersallesSSRKC1Lew KrausseRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Wayne Causey]554-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KC15Ed Charles3BRMINJim KaatLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout562-4---
    7KC16Ossie ChavarriaLFRMINJim KaatLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jim Kaat]572-4---
    7KC17Wayne CauseySSLMINJim KaatLWalk2---0-0---Walked582-4---
    7KC18Ken SuarezCRMINJim KaatLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout592-4---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7MIN2Sandy ValdespinoLFLKC1Lew KrausseRWalk0---0-0---Walked604-2---
    7MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKC1Lew KrausseRCaught Stealing01--0-0---Sandy Valdespino Caught Stealing 2B [Lew Krausse/Ken Suarez]614-2Non-Batter Event
    7MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKC1Lew KrausseRWalk1---0-0---Walked624-2---
    7MIN4Harmon Killebrew3BRKC1Lew KrausseRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick Green]. Double Play ... Tony Oliva out at 2b.634-2---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KC19Phil RoofPHRMINJim KaatLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout642-4---
    8KC11Jose TartabullCFLMINJim KaatLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bernie Allen]652-4---
    8KC12Mike HershbergerRFRMINJim KaatLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field662-4---
    8KC13Ken Harrelson1BRMINJim KaatLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout672-4---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8MIN5Don Mincher1BLKC1John WyattRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Ed Charles]684-2---
    8MIN6Jimmie HallCFLKC1John WyattRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout694-2---
    8MIN7Earl BatteyCRKC1John WyattRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base704-2---
    8MIN8Bernie Allen2BLKC1John WyattRLineout21--0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Mike Hershberger]714-2---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KC14Dick Green2BRMINJim KaatLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base722-4---
    9KC15Ed Charles3BRMINJim KaatLWild Pitch01--0-0---Wild Pitch by Jim Kaat ... Dick Green advanced to second732-4Non-Batter Event
    9KC15Ed Charles3BRMINJim KaatLFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Tony Oliva]742-4---
    9KC16Ossie ChavarriaLFRMINJim KaatLLineout1-2-0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Sandy Valdespino]752-4---
    9KC17Wayne CauseySSLMINJim KaatLSingle2-2-0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Dick Green advanced to third762-4---
    9KC18Ken SuarezCRMINJim MerrittLNone21-30-0---Bert Campaneris Picked off 1B by [Jim Merritt]772-4Non-Batter Event
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