Royals 8, Tigers 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 2 0 0 4 2 0 0 8 15 0
Detroit 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 13 0
WP: R. Hernandez (5-3)
LP: W. Ledezma (3-4)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
-D. Young doubled to left center, B. Higginson scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
-K. Harvey singled to left, C. Febles and J. Randa scored, C. Beltran to second
Top 6th: Kansas City
-M. DiFelice hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Berroa scored
-A. Guiel homered to right, C. Febles and M. Tucker scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
-E. Munson singled to right, B. Higginson scored, K. Witt to third
Top 7th: Kansas City
-A. Berroa singled to center, C. Beltran scored, K. Harvey to second
-D. Relaford singled to center, K. Harvey scored, A. Berroa to second
Bot 8th: Detroit
-K. Witt homered to left
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 5 1 2 3 0 1 2 .294
J. Randa 3b 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .247
C. Beltran cf 4 1 2 0 1 1 2 .300
K. Harvey 1b 5 1 2 2 0 1 2 .263
A. Berroa ss 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 .286
M. Tucker lf 5 1 1 0 0 3 3 .267
D. Relaford dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .278
M. DiFelice c 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .258
C. Febles 2b 3 2 2 0 1 0 1 .243
 Totals 38 8 15 8 3 6 18  
 Batting
2B - A Berroa (22, W Ledezma).
3B - C Beltran (5, W Ledezma).
HR - A Guiel (9, 6th inning off C Spurling 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - M Difelice.
RBI - K Harvey 2 (46), M Difelice (16), A Guiel 3 (23), A Berroa (45), D Relaford (42).
2-out RBI - K Harvey 2, A Guiel 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Beltran 1, K Harvey 1, A Berroa 2.
GIDP - M Difelice.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - K Harvey (2, 2nd base off W Ledezma/M Walbeck), C Beltran 2 (30, 3rd base off F Rodney/B Petrick, 3rd base off W Ledezma/M Walbeck).
CS - A Guiel (3, 2nd base by W Ledezma/M Walbeck), A Berroa (4, 2nd base by W Ledezma).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Beltran (A Sanchez at 1st base).
DP - 2 (C Beltran-K Harvey, K Harvey-A Berroa-K Harvey).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Sanchez cf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .282
   A. Torres cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .227
W. Morris 2b 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .287
B. Higginson rf 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 .242
D. Young lf 5 0 1 1 0 1 4 .288
K. Witt dh 4 1 2 1 1 1 2 .274
C. Pena 1b 3 0 2 0 1 1 2 .251
E. Munson 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .234
M. Walbeck c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .187
   B. Petrick ph 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .222
R. Santiago ss 4 0 2 0 0 2 1 .225
 Totals 38 3 13 3 3 8 22  
 Batting
2B - B Higginson (10, Ru Hernandez); D Young (21, Ru Hernandez); C Pena (14, Ru Hernandez); R Santiago (12, Ru Hernandez).
HR - K Witt (7, 8th inning off N Field 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Young (58), E Munson (42), K Witt (20).
2-out RBI - D Young, E Munson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Torres 1, R Santiago 1, D Young 1, B Petrick 1, K Witt 2, W Morris 1.
GIDP - E Munson.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (S Sparks-W Morris-C Pena).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hernandez (W, 5-3) 6.0 8 2 2 2 3 0 2.81
N. Field 2.0 5 1 1 0 3 1 2.57
C. Leskanic 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.60
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Ledezma (L, 3-4) 5.1 9 4 4 2 4 0 4.28
C. Spurling 0.2 1 2 2 1 0 1 5.04
F. Rodney 0.1 4 2 2 0 0 0 10.12
S. Sparks 2.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.19
Pitches-strikes - Ru Hernandez 94-59; N Field 34-25; C Leskanic 19-9; W Ledezma 107-70; C Spurling 16-9; F Rodney 14-9; S Sparks 33-23.
Ground balls-fly balls - Ru Hernandez 9-5; N Field 2-1; C Leskanic 1-0; W Ledezma 3-7; C Spurling 1-1; F Rodney 0-1; S Sparks 5-1.
Batters faced - Ru Hernandez 26; N Field 11; C Leskanic 4; W Ledezma 25; C Spurling 4; F Rodney 5; S Sparks 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--C.B. Bucknor. 2B--Tim Mcclelland. 3B--Tony Randazzo.
Time: 3:02.
Attendance: 29,697.
Weather: 83 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
DETROIT'S ALEX SANCHEZ LEFT THE GAME AFTER THREE INNINGS DUE TO AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.

Updated on Friday, Jul 25, 2003 10:20 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
A. Guiel A. Guiel
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Detroit
K. Witt K. Witt
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI