- 2B:Pence (10, Gonzales); Odor (5, Gonzales); Kiner-Falefa (7, Gonzales)
- HR:Mazara (7, 4th inning off Gonzales 1 on, 0 Out); Guzmán (6, 5th inning off Brennan 2 on, 2 Out)
- RBI:Cabrera 2 (29), Pence 2 (37), Mazara 2 (27), Guzmán 3 (16)
- 2Out RBI:Guzmán (3)
- Team RISP:4-10 (Choo 1-2, Cabrera 1-1, Pence 1-1, Odor 0-1, Gallo 0-2, Guzmán 1-2, Kiner-Falefa 0-1)
- Team LOB:6
- SB:Choo (3, 3rd base off Gonzales/Narváez); Pence (2, 2nd base off Gonzales/Narváez)
|A. Sampson (W, 3-3)||5.0||8||3||3||1||6||0||97-61||4.53||97|
- First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:Chavez 4/4; Miller 2/3; Sampson 11/24; Springs 7/9
- Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:Chavez-6-2-2-1; Miller-2-0-2-2; Sampson-12-12-20-17; Springs-4-3-4-8
- Ground Balls-Fly Balls:Miller 0-3; Sampson 1-8; Springs 0-5
- 2B:Smith (2, Sampson); Crawford (6, Sampson)
- RBI:Smith 2 (9), Crawford (5), Long (1)
- 2Out RBI:Crawford, Long
- Team RISP:4-12 (Encarnación 0-1, Bruce 0-2, Seager 0-1, Smith 2-2, Crawford 1-2, Long 1-4)
- Team LOB:9
- E:Narváez (5, throw)
|M. Gonzales (L, 5-5)||4.0||8||8||6||0||4||1||80-55||3.96||80|
- IBB:Mazara (by Brennan).
- HBP:Andrus (by Gonzales); Kiner-Falefa (by Sadzeck)
- First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:Gonzales 13/21; Brennan 4/6; Sadzeck 6/10; McKay 3/7
- Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:Gonzales-16-8-15-16; Brennan-1-2-6-4; Sadzeck-8-5-4-4; McKay-6-3-6-3
- Ground Balls-Fly Balls:Gonzales 1-7; Brennan 2-0; Sadzeck 2-1; McKay 1-2
- Game Scores:M Gonzales 22
|1st||Choo scored on throwing error by catcher Narváez and Pence scored on throwing error by catcher Narváez.||2||0|
|4th||Mazara homered to center (410 feet), Gallo scored.||4||0|
|5th||Pence doubled to deep left, Kiner-Falefa scored and Choo scored, Andrus to third.||6||0|
|5th||Cabrera singled to right, Andrus scored and Pence scored, Mazara to second.||8||0|
|5th||Guzmán homered to right (412 feet), Mazara scored and Cabrera scored.||11||0|
|5th||Smith doubled to deep left center, Bruce scored and Crawford scored.||11||2|
|6th||Crawford singled to center, Vogelbach scored, Narváez to second.||11||3|
|8th||Long singled to left, Narváez scored, Crawford to second.||11||4|
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