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Saturday, March 10, 2012:
Royals 5, Rockies 2
ColoradoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Young, LF3000002.125
Wheeler, T, LF1000000.250
Fowler, CF3000020.091
Colvin, CF1000010.273
Blackmon, RF3110010.357
Hoffmann, RF1000000.000
Wood, Br, SS3031000.385
Field, SS1010000.250
Arenado, 3B3000003.167
LeMahieu, 3B1010000.167
Tracy, C, 1B3000022.000
Paulsen, 1B1000002.333
Nelson, C, 2B2000001.182
Herrera, 2B2110000.400
Harris, DH3010001.375
b-Davis, PH-DH1000010.000
Nieves, C2010000.429
a-Castillo, W, PH-C2001010.167
Totals362920811.261
a-Grounded out for Nieves in the 7th. b-Struck out for Harris in the 9th.
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gordon, LF3011002.333
Golson, LF1000000.000
Giavotella, 2B3000021.278
Falu, 2B1000000.364
Hosmer, 1B3110011.250
Ramirez, M, 1B1000010.444
Butler, DH3122000.467
a-Myers, PH-DH1000010.250
Moustakas, 3B3110001.267
Betancourt, Y, 3B1000000.231
Francoeur, RF3110011.200
Maier, RF1010000.400
Perez, S, C2000013.000
Pena, B, C2010000.300
Cain, CF1000100.500
Robinson, D, CF1000010.429
Escobar, A, SS2121000.273
Abreu, T, SS1000000.286
Totals335104189.289
a-Struck out for Butler in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Wood, Br (2, Mendoza, L), Herrera (2, Arguelles).
3B: Wood, Br (1, O'Sullivan).
TB: Harris; Nieves; Wood, Br 6; Herrera 2; LeMahieu; Blackmon; Field.
RBI: Wood, Br (1), Castillo, W (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Nelson, C; Arenado; Young; Tracy, C; Paulsen 2.
Team RISP: 0-for-9.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Arenado (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Hoffmann (Maier at home).

BATTING
2B: Butler (2, Chacin), Gordon (2, Chacin), Maier (2, Brothers).
HR: Butler (2, 5th inning off Friedrich, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Butler 6; Moustakas; Francoeur; Gordon 2; Escobar, A 2; Hosmer; Pena, B; Maier 2.
RBI: Gordon (4), Escobar, A (1), Butler 2 (4).
2-out RBI: Escobar, A.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Perez, S; Hosmer; Gordon 2.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 5.

ColoradoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Chacin(L, 0-1)3.03110303.60
Friedrich3.05431315.40
Belisle1.00000100.00
Brothers1.02000100.00
Totals8.010541815.46
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Mendoza, L(W, 2-0)4.02000300.00
O'Sullivan(H, 1)2.04110204.50
Arguelles2.03110102.25
Collins(S, 1)1.00000203.00
Totals9.09220803.21
Pitches-strikes: Chacin 44-29, Friedrich 49-33, Belisle 11-9, Brothers 18-14, Mendoza, L 48-36, O'Sullivan 29-19, Arguelles 29-21, Collins 10-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Chacin 3-1, Friedrich 3-1, Belisle 1-1, Brothers 0-0, Mendoza, L 8-1, O'Sullivan 2-1, Arguelles 3-2, Collins 0-0.
Batters faced: Chacin 12, Friedrich 15, Belisle 3, Brothers 4, Mendoza, L 14, O'Sullivan 10, Arguelles 9, Collins 3.
Umpires: HP: Mark Ripperger. 1B: Adrian Johnson. 2B: Alan Porter. 3B: Clint Fagan.
Weather: 67 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:22.
Att: 5,891.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media