The Kansas City Royals were easily defeated by the Minnesota Twins, 11 to 6, on April 12, 1997.

Final

MIN

11

KCR

6

1

3

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

3

6

3

0

7

0

0

8

5

1

9

0

1

R

11

6

H

12

12

E

0

1

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

MIN

KCR

Twins

Sacrifice fly by Paul Molitor; Chuck Knoblauch scored.

1

0

Twins

Passed ball by Mike Sweeney; passed ball by Mike Sweeney; Rich Becker scored.

2

0

Twins

Double by Matt Lawton; Terry Steinbach scored.

3

0

Bottom 1st

MIN

KCR

Royals

Double by Jay Bell; Tom Goodwin scored.

3

1

Bottom 5th

MIN

KCR

Royals

Sacrifice fly by Jay Bell; David Howard scored.

3

2

Royals

Double by Jeff King; Tom Goodwin scored.

3

3

Royals

Single by Scott Cooper; Jeff King scored.

3

4

Top 6th

MIN

KCR

Twins

Home run by Pat Meares; Todd Walker and Greg Colbrunn scored.

6

4

Top 8th

MIN

KCR

Twins

Double by Greg Colbrunn; Matt Lawton and Terry Steinbach scored.

8

4

Twins

Single by Denny Hocking; Chris Latham scored.

9

4

Twins

Single by Chuck Knoblauch; Pat Meares scored.

10

4

Twins

Sacrifice fly by Paul Molitor; Denny Hocking scored.

11

4

Bottom 8th

MIN

KCR

Royals

Double by Bip Roberts; David Howard scored.

11

5

Bottom 9th

MIN

KCR

Royals

Home run by Scott Cooper.

11

6

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