Yankees 6, Royals 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 9 0
NY Yankees 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 X 6 8 4
WP: A. Pettitte (15-7) S: M. Rivera (26)
LP: K. Appier (1-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
-A. Soriano homered to deep center, A. Boone scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
-B. Williams homered to deep right, D. Jeter scored
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
-K. Garcia homered to deep right
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui singled to center, J. Giambi scored
Top 7th: Kansas City
-J. Randa singled to center, R. Ibanez scored
-D. Relaford safe at first on first baseman N. Johnson's fielding error, J. Randa scored, K. Harvey to third, D. Relaford to second
-A. Berroa safe at first on second baseman A. Soriano's fielding error, K. Harvey scored, D. Relaford to third
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Relaford 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .271
A. Berroa ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .293
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .319
C. Beltran cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .300
R. Ibanez lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .297
J. Randa 3b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .257
K. Harvey 1b 4 1 3 0 0 0 1 .259
M. Lopez rf 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .293
   D. Brown ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .242
M. DiFelice c 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .256
 Totals 36 3 9 1 0 9 20  
 Batting
RBI - J Randa (42).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Sweeney 1.
GIDP - C Beltran, M Difelice.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 4 (J Randa-D Relaford-K Harvey, A Berroa-K Harvey, J Randa-K Harvey, D Relaford-A Berroa-K Harvey).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .277
N. Johnson 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .284
D. Jeter ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .322
J. Giambi dh 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .267
B. Williams cf 3 1 2 2 1 0 1 .286
H. Matsui lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .297
J. Posada c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .272
A. Boone 3b 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .154
K. Garcia rf 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 .258
 Totals 28 6 8 6 5 1 12  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter (21, K Appier); A Soriano (26, A Levine).
HR - A Soriano (26, 3rd inning off K Appier 1 on, 2 Out), B Williams (10, 4th inning off K Appier 1 on, 1 Out), K Garcia (11, 5th inning off K Appier 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Soriano 2 (67), B Williams 2 (47), K Garcia (28), H Matsui (90).
2-out RBI - A Soriano 2, H Matsui.
GIDP - D Jeter 2, H Matsui, J Posada.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - J Giambi (2, 2nd base off K Appier/M Difelice).
 
 Fielding
E - A Soriano 2 (16, ground ball, throw); N Johnson (2, ground ball).
DP - 2 (A Boone-A Soriano-N Johnson, A Soriano-N Johnson).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Appier (L, 1-2) 6.0 6 6 6 3 0 3 4.24
A. Levine 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.84
M. MacDougal 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.50
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (W, 15-7) 6.2 8 3 1 0 6 0 4.12
J. Nelson 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.23
M. Rivera (S, 26) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.01
HBP - N Johnson (by A Levine).
Pitches-strikes - K Appier 97-59; A Levine 24-12; M MacDougal 19-10; A Pettitte 107-76; J Nelson 17-12; M Rivera 7-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Appier 7-11; A Levine 2-1; M MacDougal 2-0; A Pettitte 8-6; J Nelson 1-1; M Rivera 2-0.
Batters faced - K Appier 25; A Levine 5; M MacDougal 4; A Pettitte 29; J Nelson 4; M Rivera 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Dan Iassogna. 2B--Angel Hernandez. 3B--Brian Onora.
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 43,841.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER DOUBLED IN THE FOURTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 19, 2003 11:00 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
K. Harvey K. Harvey
3-4
0 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Soriano A. Soriano
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI