HOW THEY SCORED
ROYALS FIRST Merrifield struck out. Soler singled. Perez singled, Soler to third. O’Hearn reached on infield single, Soler scored, Perez to second. One run. Royals 1, Cubs 0.
ROYALS SECOND Franco doubled. N. Lopez struck out. Heath struck out. Merrifield homered to left (383 feet), Franco scored. Two runs. Royals 3, Cubs 0.
ROYALS THIRD O’Hearn flied out. Mondesi doubled. Gordon doubled, Mondesi scored. Franco homered to left (395 feet), Gordon scored. N. Lopez reached on infield single. Heath doubled, N. Lopez scored. Merrifield walked. Merrifield stole second, Heath stole third. Soler grounded out, Heath scored, Merrifield to third. Perez doubled, Merrifield scored. Six runs. Royals 9, Cubs 0. ROYALS FIFTH Heath lined out. Merrifield singled. Soler struck out. Perez doubled, Merrifield scored. O’Hearn doubled, Perez scored. Two runs. Royals 11, Cubs 0.
ROYALS SEVENTH Heath walked. Merrifield grounded into double play. Soler homered to left center (413 feet). One
run. Royals 12, Cubs 0. ROYALS EIGHTH Phillips tripled. Gallagher walked. Gordon singled, Phillips scored, Gallagher to second. One run.
Royals 13, Cubs 0. CUBS NINTH Phegley hit by pitch. Schwarber singled, Phegley to second. Almora Jr. popped out. Mills hit for Kimbrel. Mills struck out. Caratini singled, Phegley scored, Schwarber to second. Hoerner singled, Schwarber scored, Caratini to second. Two runs. Royals 13, Cubs 2.