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Minnesota3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 670
Kansas City1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 4112
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  W: D. Smeltzer (1-0)   L: D. Lynch (2-3)   S: E. Pagán (6)
5:10 PM PT6:10 PM MT7:10 PM CT8:10 PM ET20:10 ET0:10 GMT8:10 5:10 PM MST7:10 PM EST7:40 PM VEN4:10 UAE (+1)6:10 PM CT, May 20, 2022
Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri  Attendance: 25,337
Bottom of 9:
Royals ninth. Pagán pitching. C.Santana grounded out, pitcher Pagán to first baseman Miranda. Rivera homered to center on a 0-1 count. Lopez grounded out, second baseman Polanco to first baseman Miranda. Isbel singled to right. Merrifield singled to left, Isbel to second. Benintendi struck out.
Runs: 1, Hits: 3

Top of 9:
Twins ninth. Correa flied out to center fielder Isbel. Arraez grounded out, second baseman Lopez to first baseman C.Santana. Polanco walked on a full count. Sánchez struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 8:
Royals eighth. Witt Jr. struck out. Dozier flied out to left fielder Celestino. Melendez grounded out, third baseman Urshela to first baseman Miranda.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 8:
Twins eighth. Isbel in as center fielder. Coleman pitching. Polanco struck out. Sánchez grounded out, third baseman Rivera to first baseman C.Santana. Urshela walked. Kepler walked on a full count, Urshela to second. Miranda doubled to center, Urshela scored, Kepler scored. Celestino walked. Peacock pitching. Buxton popped out to second baseman Lopez.
Runs: 2, Hits: 1

Bottom of 7:
Royals seventh. Duffey pitching. C.Santana homered to center on a 1-0 count. Rivera singled to center. Lopez flied out to center fielder Buxton. Isbel pinch-hitting for Blanco. Isbel doubled to right, Rivera to third. Duran pitching. Merrifield hit a sacrifice fly to center fielder Buxton, Rivera scored. Benintendi struck out.
Runs: 2, Hits: 3

Top of 7:
Twins seventh. Griffin pitching. Buxton lined out to left fielder Benintendi. Correa grounded out, shortstop Witt Jr. to first baseman C.Santana. Arraez lined out to center fielder Blanco.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 6:
Royals sixth. Benintendi lined out to center fielder Buxton. Jax pitching. Witt Jr. walked on a full count. Witt Jr. stole second. Dozier struck out. Melendez struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 6:
Twins sixth. Kepler struck out. Miranda struck out. Celestino singled to right. Celestino was caught stealing, catcher Melendez to second baseman Lopez, Celestino out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 5:
Royals fifth. Lopez grounded out, second baseman Polanco to first baseman Miranda. Blanco singled to left. Blanco was out advancing, left fielder Celestino to second baseman Polanco, Blanco out. Merrifield lined out to right fielder Kepler.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 5:
Twins fifth. Polanco flied out to center fielder Blanco. Sánchez popped out to second baseman Lopez. Urshela grounded out, shortstop Witt Jr. to first baseman C.Santana.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 4:
Royals fourth. Arraez in as designated hitter. Dozier grounded out, catcher Sánchez to first baseman Miranda. Melendez tripled to right. C.Santana grounded out, third baseman Urshela to first baseman Miranda. Rivera grounded out, pitcher Smeltzer to first baseman Miranda.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 4:
Twins fourth. Celestino grounded out, second baseman Lopez to first baseman C.Santana. Buxton safe at second on throwing error by shortstop Witt Jr. On Lynch's wild pitch, Buxton to third. Correa struck out. Payamps pitching. Arraez pinch-hitting for Garlick. Arraez grounded out, second baseman Lopez to first baseman C.Santana.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 3:
Royals third. Merrifield walked on four pitches. Benintendi grounded into a double play, second baseman Polanco to first baseman Miranda, Merrifield out. Witt Jr. lined out to center fielder Buxton.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 3:
Twins third. Sánchez struck out. Urshela lined out to center fielder Blanco. Kepler safe at first on fielding error by third baseman Rivera. On Lynch's balk, Kepler to second. Miranda grounded out, third baseman Rivera to first baseman C.Santana.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 2:
Royals second. Rivera flied out to right fielder Kepler. Lopez grounded out, second baseman Polanco to first baseman Miranda. Blanco grounded out, third baseman Urshela to first baseman Miranda.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 2:
Twins second. Miranda singled to left. Celestino singled to right, Miranda to second. Buxton lined out to third baseman Rivera. Correa walked on a full count, Miranda to third, Celestino to second. Garlick hit a sacrifice fly to left fielder Benintendi, Miranda scored. Polanco flied out to right fielder Merrifield.
Runs: 1, Hits: 2

Bottom of 1:
Royals first. Merrifield singled to left. Benintendi singled to center, Merrifield to third. Witt Jr. hit a sacrifice fly to center fielder Buxton, Merrifield scored. Dozier flied out to center fielder Buxton. Melendez hit an infield single to first, Benintendi to second. C.Santana grounded out, first baseman Miranda unassisted.
Runs: 1, Hits: 3

Top of 1:
Twins first. Buxton walked on four pitches. Correa singled to center, Buxton to second. Garlick singled to left, Buxton scored, Correa to second. Polanco flied out to center fielder Blanco. Sánchez doubled to left, Correa scored, Garlick to third. Urshela hit a sacrifice fly to right fielder Merrifield, Garlick scored, Sánchez to third. Kepler popped out to shortstop Witt Jr.
Runs: 3, Hits: 3

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