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Davies led the way in the finale with seven strong innings, allowing seven hits and one run, which was tainted by a misplay.
Cain atoned for a costly error in the sixth inning, when his misplay on a line drive by Joe Mauer opened the door for two unearned runs against Royals starter Ian Kennedy.
Neil Walker followed by doubling into the gap in right-center, and a misplay by Hamilton allowed Sogard to score and Walker to advance to third.
Even if his slip in the backfield on a vital 3rd-and-1 play late in the 4th quarter was the misplay of the game.
The Gallo home run and Robinson Chirinos double that followed – on a misplay by Nick Castellanos at third base – snapped Greene’s 16-inning scoreless streak.
Lynn said a Korey Toomer misplay allowed Rams receiver Sammy Watkins to run free over the top (Goff didn’t see him).
Shortstop Miguel Rojas was charged with two errors while third baseman Derek Dietrich added one misplay of his own in the sixth-inning meltdown.
In the bottom half, the Rockies took advantage of a misplay by new Mets shortstop Amed Rosario, a touted prospect making his major league debut.
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