Royals 8, Rangers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 5 1 0 1 0 1 0 8 11 0
Texas 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 12 1
WP: D. May (4-4)
LP: T. Mounce (1-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Kansas City
-J. Matos homered to left, C. Febles scored
-K. Harvey singled to left, C. Beltran scored
-A. Berroa homered to left, K. Harvey scored
Top 4th: Kansas City
-C. Beltran singled to left, A. Guiel scored, J. Matos to second
Bot 4th: Texas
-M. Teixeira homered to center
Top 6th: Kansas City
-C. Febles homered to right
Bot 7th: Texas
-A. Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice, M. Young scored, D. Glanville out at second
Top 8th: Kansas City
-C. Beltran singled to right, C. Febles scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel dh 3 2 1 1 0 0 1 .270
J. Matos 3b 5 1 3 2 0 1 1 .455
C. Beltran cf 4 1 3 2 1 0 2 .296
R. Ibanez lf 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .286
   D. Relaford pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288
K. Harvey 1b 5 1 1 1 0 2 6 .266
A. Berroa ss 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .283
M. Tucker lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .273
M. DiFelice c 5 0 0 0 0 3 2 .264
C. Febles 2b 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 .244
 Totals 38 8 11 8 3 8 18  
 Batting
HR - J Matos (1, 3rd inning off T Mounce 1 on, 1 Out), A Berroa (9, 3rd inning off T Mounce 1 on, 2 Out), A Guiel (5, 6th inning off J Benoit 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Matos 2 (4), K Harvey (43), A Berroa 2 (37), C Beltran 2 (54), A Guiel (14).
2-out RBI - K Harvey, A Berroa 2, C Beltran 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ibanez 1, K Harvey 4.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - R Ibanez (3, 2nd base off T Mounce/T Greene), C Febles (8, 2nd base off T Mounce/T Greene).
CS - M Tucker (10, 2nd base by T Mounce).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 .321
D. Glanville cf 5 0 3 0 0 1 1 .231
A. Rodriguez ss 4 0 0 1 1 2 3 .285
R. Palmeiro 1b 5 0 2 0 0 1 4 .246
J. Gonzalez dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .288
M. Teixeira lf 5 1 2 1 0 2 4 .254
T. Greene c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .228
R. Ludwick rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .182
D. Sadler 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .216
   H. Blalock ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .323
 Totals 39 2 12 2 2 10 27  
 Batting
2B - T Greene (8, D May); D Glanville (2, D May).
HR - M Teixeira (14, 4th inning off D May 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Teixeira (43), A Rodriguez (60).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, J Gonzalez 2, D Sadler 2, M Teixeira 2.
Team LOB - 13.
 Fielding
E - J Benoit (1, bobble).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. May (W, 4-4) 5.0 7 1 1 1 6 1 3.54
J. Affeldt 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.76
D.J. Carrasco 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.08
N. Field 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.00
M. MacDougal 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.59
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Mounce (L, 1-3) 4.0 8 6 6 1 3 2 5.67
J. Benoit 2.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 5.24
R. Garcia 2.0 2 1 1 1 3 0 4.78
F. Cordero 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.33
WP - J Benoit.
HBP - A Guiel 2 (by T Mounce 2); A Berroa (by J Benoit); J Gonzalez (by M MacDougal).
Pitches-strikes - D May 106-75; J Affeldt 13-8; D Carrasco 15-10; N Field 18-13; M MacDougal 30-16; T Mounce 72-42; J Benoit 43-27; Ro Garcia 43-29; F Cordero 13-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - D May 1-8; J Affeldt 1-0; D Carrasco 1-2; N Field 1-1; M MacDougal 1-1; T Mounce 5-3; J Benoit 3-2; Ro Garcia 1-2; F Cordero 1-1.
Batters faced - D May 23; J Affeldt 3; D Carrasco 5; N Field 5; M MacDougal 6; T Mounce 22; J Benoit 10; Ro Garcia 9; F Cordero 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Hohn. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Eric Cooper. 3B--Mike Reilly.
Time: 3:15.
Attendance: 21,424.
Weather: 94 degrees, clear.
Wind: 18 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY LEFT FIELDER RAUL IBANEZ LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEFT LEG INJURY.
KANSAS CITY LEFT FIELDER RAUL IBANEZ LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING WITH A BRUISED LEFT LOWER LEG.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 13, 2003 11:29 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
J. Matos J. Matos
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Texas
M. Teixeira M. Teixeira
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI