MLB

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Final 1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9   R H E
Houston0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 3 7120
Kansas City0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 470
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  W: F. Valdez (6-2)   L: J. Heasley (0-3)   S: R. Montero (4)
11:10 AM PT12:10 PM MT1:10 PM CT2:10 PM ET14:10 ET18:10 GMT2:10 11:10 AM MST1:10 PM EST1:40 PM VEN22:10 UAE12:10 PM CT, June 5, 2022
Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri  Attendance: 12,776
Bottom of 9:
Royals ninth. Siri in as center fielder. Pressly pitching. C.Santana grounded out, second baseman Altuve to first baseman Gurriel. Rivera flied out to right fielder Tucker. Taylor walked on four pitches. Maton pitching. Merrifield walked on a full count, Taylor to second. O'Hearn pinch-hitting for Abreu. O'Hearn singled to center, Taylor scored, Merrifield to second. Witt Jr. walked, Merrifield to third, O'Hearn to second. Montero pitching. Lopez grounded out, second baseman Altuve to first baseman Gurriel.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1

Top of 9:
Astros ninth. Merrifield in as right fielder. Team loses designated hitter. Snider pitching. Lopez in as second baseman. Dozier in as left fielder. Altuve singled to center. Dubón grounded into fielder's choice, second baseman Lopez to shortstop Witt Jr., Altuve out. Bregman flied out to right fielder Merrifield. Alvarez was hit by a pitch, Dubón to second. Tucker singled to right, Dubón scored, Alvarez to third. Gurriel singled to center, Alvarez scored, Tucker to second. Abreu pitching. Peña singled to left, Tucker scored, Gurriel to third. McCormick walked on a full count, Peña to second. Maldonado grounded into fielder's choice, third baseman Rivera unassisted, Peña out, McCormick to second.
Runs: 3, Hits: 4

Bottom of 8:
Royals eighth. Neris pitching. Benintendi struck out. Witt Jr. walked on a full count. S.Perez doubled to left, Witt Jr. scored. Lopez pinch-running for S.Perez. Melendez struck out. Dozier struck out.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1

Top of 8:
Astros eighth. Vizcaíno pitching. Alvarez homered to right on a 1-1 count. Tucker walked on four pitches. Gurriel walked, Tucker to second. Coleman pitching. Peña struck out. McCormick struck out. On Coleman's wild pitch, Tucker to third, Gurriel to second. Maldonado struck out.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1

Bottom of 7:
Royals seventh. Stanek pitching. C.Santana struck out. Rivera grounded out, shortstop Peña to first baseman Gurriel. Taylor hit an infield single to shortstop. Merrifield flied out to right fielder Tucker.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 7:
Astros seventh. Cuas pitching. Altuve struck out. Dubón popped out to first baseman C.Santana. Bregman grounded out, second baseman Merrifield to first baseman C.Santana.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 6:
Royals sixth. Merrifield singled to center. Benintendi lined out to left fielder McCormick. Witt Jr. grounded into fielder's choice, shortstop Peña to second baseman Altuve, Merrifield out. S.Perez homered to center on a 0-1 count, Witt Jr. scored. Melendez singled to right. Dozier fouled out to first baseman Gurriel.
Runs: 2, Hits: 3

Top of 6:
Astros sixth. Gurriel lined out to center fielder Taylor. Peña singled to left. McCormick struck out. Maldonado struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 5:
Royals fifth. C.Santana grounded out, third baseman Bregman to first baseman Gurriel. Rivera struck out. Taylor lined out to right fielder Tucker.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 5:
Astros fifth. Altuve grounded out, first baseman C.Santana to pitcher Heasley. Dubón walked on four pitches. Bregman fouled out to first baseman C.Santana. Alvarez singled to right, Dubón to third. Tucker flied out to center fielder Taylor.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 4:
Royals fourth. Witt Jr. struck out, catcher Maldonado to first baseman Gurriel. S.Perez struck out. Melendez walked on a full count. Dozier grounded out, shortstop Peña to first baseman Gurriel.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 4:
Astros fourth. Alvarez tripled to right. On Heasley's wild pitch, Alvarez scored. Tucker homered to center on a 2-0 count. Gurriel struck out. Peña grounded out, shortstop Witt Jr. to first baseman C.Santana. McCormick singled to center. Maldonado flied out to left fielder Benintendi.
Runs: 2, Hits: 3

Bottom of 3:
Royals third. Taylor singled to right. Merrifield grounded into a double play, shortstop Peña to second baseman Altuve to first baseman Gurriel, Taylor out. Benintendi grounded out, third baseman Bregman to first baseman Gurriel.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 3:
Astros third. Maldonado struck out. Altuve doubled to right. On Heasley's wild pitch, Altuve to third. Dubón hit a sacrifice fly to center fielder Taylor, Altuve scored. Bregman lined out to third baseman Rivera.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1

Bottom of 2:
Royals second. S.Perez walked on four pitches. Melendez struck out. On Maldonado's passed ball, S.Perez to second. Dozier struck out. C.Santana walked. Rivera grounded into fielder's choice, shortstop Peña to second baseman Altuve, C.Santana out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 2:
Astros second. Tucker walked on a full count. Gurriel grounded into a double play, pitcher Heasley to second baseman Merrifield to first baseman C.Santana, Tucker out. Peña was hit by a pitch. McCormick struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 1:
Royals first. Merrifield grounded out, third baseman Bregman to first baseman Gurriel. Benintendi fouled out to left fielder McCormick. Witt Jr. lined out to left fielder McCormick.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 1:
Astros first. Altuve popped out to first baseman C.Santana. Dubón grounded out, shortstop Witt Jr. to first baseman C.Santana. Bregman doubled to left. Alvarez flied out to center fielder Taylor.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1


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