Athletics 6, Royals 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 6 5 1
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 0
WP: R. Rincon (6-3)
LP: S. Lowe (1-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Oakland
-R. Hernandez hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Tejada scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
-R. Ibanez hit sacrifice fly to right center, A. Guiel scored
Top 9th: Oakland
-R. Hernandez walked, C. Singleton scored, M. Tejada to third, E. Chavez to second
-S. Hatteberg walked, M. Tejada scored, E. Chavez to third, R. Hernandez to second
-B. McMillon walked, E. Chavez scored, R. Hernandez to third, S. Hatteberg to second
-M. Ellis singled to left, R. Hernandez and S. Hatteberg scored, A. Piatt to second
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Long rf 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .253
E. Byrnes cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287
   C. Singleton ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .281
E. Durazo dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .271
M. Tejada ss 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 .249
E. Chavez 3b 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .253
R. Hernandez c 2 1 0 2 1 0 2 .260
S. Hatteberg 1b 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 .256
D. McCarty lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .294
   B. McMillon ph 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .276
   A. Piatt lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 2 2 0 1 1 .260
 Totals 30 6 5 6 6 2 7  
 Batting
2B - M Tejada (24, K Snyder).
SF - R Hernandez.
RBI - R Hernandez 2 (44), S Hatteberg (43), B McMillon (6), M Ellis 2 (28).
2-out RBI - R Hernandez, S Hatteberg, B McMillon, M Ellis 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Hernandez 1, T Long 1.
GIDP - T Long.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - C Singleton (3, 2nd base off S Lowe/B Mayne).
 
 Fielding
E - E Byrnes (2, fly ball).
Outfield assists - T Long (A Guiel at 2nd base).
DP - 2 (M Ellis-M Tejada-S Hatteberg, R Hernandez-M Tejada).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .286
D. Relaford 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .287
C. Beltran cf 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .297
R. Ibanez lf 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .291
K. Harvey 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .258
M. Tucker dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .268
A. Berroa ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
B. Mayne c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .262
C. Febles 2b 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .238
 Totals 27 1 4 1 3 6 7  
 Batting
SF - R Ibanez.
RBI - R Ibanez (57).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Relaford 1, M Tucker 1, R Ibanez 1.
GIDP - R Ibanez.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - C Beltran (27, 2nd base off R Harden/R Hernandez).
CS - C Febles (1, 2nd base by R Rincon/R Hernandez).
Picked Off - C Beltran (1st base, R Harden).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Berroa-C Febles-K Harvey).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Harden 7.0 4 1 1 2 4 0 1.29
R. Rincon (W, 6-3) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.97
K. Foulke 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.58
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Snyder 7.0 3 1 1 1 1 0 4.29
C. Leskanic 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.60
S. Lowe (L, 1-1) 0.2 1 3 3 2 0 0 5.27
J. Grimsley 0.0 0 2 2 2 0 0 4.38
N. Field 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.31
WP - K Snyder.
IBB - E Chavez (by K Snyder), M Tejada (by S Lowe).
Pitches-strikes - R Harden 93-57; R Rincon 16-8; K Foulke 11-8; K Snyder 75-49; C Leskanic 8-7; S Lowe 26-9; J Grimsley 15-7; N Field 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Harden 14-1; R Rincon 0-1; K Foulke 2-0; K Snyder 14-6; C Leskanic 2-0; S Lowe 1-1; J Grimsley 0-0; N Field 0-1.
Batters faced - R Harden 25; R Rincon 3; K Foulke 3; K Snyder 24; C Leskanic 3; S Lowe 5; J Grimsley 2; N Field 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Derryl Cousins. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Joe Brinkman. 3B--Mike Dimuro.
Ejections: KANSAS CITY's Pena by Cousins (9th).
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 22,627.
Weather: 82 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 2 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY MANAGER TONY PENA WAS EJECTED IN THE TOP OF THE NINTH BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE DERRYL COUSINS FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Monday, Jul 21, 2003 10:58 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Oakland
M. Ellis M. Ellis
2-4
2 RBI
 Kansas City
C. Febles C. Febles
1-2
0 RBI