Royals 13, White Sox 9
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 3 0 7 0 0 3 13 13 1
Chi White Sox 1 1 0 0 4 2 1 0 0 9 11 1
WP: R. Hernandez (6-4) S: A. Levine (1)
LP: S. Schoeneweis (1-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi White Sox
-C. Everett singled to left, R. Alomar scored, F. Thomas to second
Bot 2nd: Chi White Sox
-F. Thomas walked, M. Olivo scored, R. Alomar to third, C. Lee to second
Top 4th: Kansas City
-D. Relaford singled to right center, C. Beltran scored, R. Ibanez to third, D. Relaford to second advancing on throw
-A. Berroa hit sacrifice fly to right, R. Ibanez scored, D. Relaford to third
-D. Brown singled to right, D. Relaford scored, B. Mayne to third
Bot 5th: Chi White Sox
-J. Valentin singled to center, M. Ordonez scored, C. Everett to second
-J. Crede homered to right center, J. Valentin and C. Everett scored
Top 6th: Kansas City
-B. Mayne singled to right, A. Berroa scored, K. Harvey to second
-A. Guiel doubled to left center, K. Harvey, B. Mayne and D. Brown scored
-R. Ibanez grounded into fielder's choice, A. Guiel scored, C. Beltran out at second
-A. Berroa doubled to left, R. Ibanez and D. Relaford scored
Bot 6th: Chi White Sox
-C. Lee grounded out to pitcher, R. Alomar to third, R. Alomar scored
-F. Thomas homered to left center
Bot 7th: Chi White Sox
-J. Valentin homered to right
Top 9th: Kansas City
-A. Berroa safe at first on third baseman J. Crede's fielding error, D. Relaford scored, A. Berroa to second
-D. Brown singled to left, A. Berroa scored
-J. Randa singled to left, D. Brown scored, A. Guiel to second
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 4 1 1 3 1 1 2 .277
J. Randa 3b 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .253
C. Beltran cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .297
R. Ibanez lf 5 2 2 1 0 0 2 .298
D. Relaford 2b 4 3 2 1 1 1 1 .284
A. Berroa ss 3 2 2 3 0 0 0 .296
M. Tucker lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264
   K. Harvey ph 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .251
B. Mayne c 4 1 1 1 1 2 1 .262
D. Brown dh 5 2 4 2 0 1 0 .255
 Totals 37 13 13 12 5 7 12  
 Batting
2B - A Guiel (15, S Schoeneweis); A Berroa (23, K Wunsch); D Relaford (20, T Gordon).
S - J Randa , K Harvey , A Berroa.
SF - A Berroa.
RBI - D Relaford (46), A Berroa 3 (56), D Brown 2 (13), B Mayne (25), A Guiel 3 (30), R Ibanez (68), J Randa (38).
2-out RBI - D Brown 2, A Berroa 2, J Randa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Guiel 1, J Randa 1, D Relaford 1, R Ibanez 1, C Beltran 1, K Harvey 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - A Guiel (2, 2nd base off J Garland/M Olivo).
 
 Fielding
E - K Harvey (7, throw).
DP - 1 (Ru Hernandez-A Berroa-R Ibanez).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Alomar 2b 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .298
C. Lee lf 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 .276
F. Thomas dh 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 .265
M. Ordonez rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .314
C. Everett cf 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 .272
P. Konerko 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 .228
J. Valentin ss 3 2 2 2 1 0 0 .237
J. Crede 3b 4 1 1 3 0 0 2 .234
M. Olivo c 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .234
 Totals 37 9 11 8 4 2 11  
 Batting
2B - M Ordonez (33, Ru Hernandez).
HR - J Crede (12, 5th inning off Ru Hernandez 2 on, 2 Out), F Thomas (26, 6th inning off N Field 0 on, 1 Out), J Valentin (18, 7th inning off J Grimsley 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Everett (63), F Thomas 2 (61), J Valentin 2 (49), J Crede 3 (48).
2-out RBI - C Everett, F Thomas, J Valentin, J Crede 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Konerko 1, M Ordonez 2.
GIDP - J Crede.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Crede (12, catch).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hernandez (W, 6-4) 5.0 8 6 6 4 1 1 3.87
N. Field 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 4.08
J. Grimsley 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 4.58
A. Levine (S, 1) 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.79
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Garland 5.0 6 4 4 2 1 0 4.58
S. Schoeneweis (L, 1-1) 0.0 3 4 4 1 0 0 11.25
M. Ginter 0.1 0 1 1 0 0 0 13.50
K. Wunsch 1.2 1 1 1 1 3 0 1.33
T. Gordon 2.0 3 3 3 1 3 0 3.42
WP - J Garland, T Gordon.
HBP - A Guiel (by J Garland); F Thomas (by Ru Hernandez); C Beltran (by M Ginter).
Pitches-strikes - Ru Hernandez 101-57; N Field 18-11; J Grimsley 26-17; A Levine 24-16; J Garland 79-47; S Schoeneweis 16-9; M Ginter 6-3; K Wunsch 29-20; T Gordon 44-28.
Ground balls-fly balls - Ru Hernandez 6-8; N Field 3-0; J Grimsley 2-0; A Levine 2-4; J Garland 8-6; S Schoeneweis 0-0; M Ginter 1-0; K Wunsch 2-0; T Gordon 3-1.
Batters faced - Ru Hernandez 27; N Field 5; J Grimsley 4; A Levine 6; J Garland 24; S Schoeneweis 4; M Ginter 2; K Wunsch 7; T Gordon 11.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Tim Welke.
Ejections: CHI WHITE SOX's Ginter by Wegner (6th), CHI WHITE SOX's Manuel by Wegner (6th).
Time: 3:26.
Attendance: 43,922.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY'S MICHAEL TUCKER LEFT THE GAME ON A STRETCHER IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING AFTER FOULING A PITCH OFF OF HIS RIGHT KNEE.
CHICAGO PITCHER MATT GINTER WAS EJECTED FROM THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE MARK WEGNER FOR HITTING KANSAS CITY'S CARLOS BELTRAN. CHICAGO MANAGER JERRY MANUEL WAS AUTOMACTICALLY EJECTED FROM THE GAME BECAUSE WARNINGS HAD BEEN ISSUED TO BOTH TEAMS.
THE HOME RUN BY CHICAGO'S FRANK THOMAS IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING WAS THE 2,000TH HIT OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.
KANSAS CITY'S MICHAEL TUCKER LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH A BONE BRUISE ON THE LOWER PART OF HIS RIGHT LEG.

Updated on Monday, Aug 4, 2003 11:49 pm ET

 
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