Royals 9, Rangers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
Kansas City 0 0 3 0 0 6 0 0 X 9 12 0
WP: B. Anderson (10-10)
LP: R.A. Dickey (8-6)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
-A. Guiel homered to right, A. Berroa scored
-M. Sweeney singled to right, J. Randa scored, M. Sweeney to second advancing on throw
Top 4th: Texas
-R. Palmeiro homered to right, A. Rodriguez scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
-A. Guiel singled to right, R. Ibanez and K. Harvey scored, A. Berroa to third
-J. Randa singled to left, A. Berroa scored, A. Guiel to second
-M. Sweeney homered to right center, J. Randa and A. Guiel scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .305
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .311
A. Rodriguez ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .305
R. Palmeiro dh 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .265
S. Spencer lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .267
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .246
M. Thames rf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .232
L. Nix cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .257
E. Diaz c 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .258
 Totals 32 2 6 2 1 9 6  
 Batting
2B - E Diaz (13, J Affeldt).
HR - R Palmeiro (31, 4th inning off B Anderson 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Palmeiro 2 (93).
2-out RBI - R Palmeiro 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, M Young 1.
GIDP - R Palmeiro.
Team LOB - 4.
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 5 2 3 4 0 1 1 .286
J. Randa 3b 4 2 2 1 1 2 1 .275
   M. Lopez 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
M. Sweeney dh 5 1 3 4 0 0 3 .312
C. Beltran cf 4 0 1 0 1 2 4 .299
R. Ibanez lf 4 1 0 0 1 1 4 .298
K. Harvey 1b 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .261
D. Relaford 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .266
A. Berroa ss 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 .293
B. Mayne c 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 .249
 Totals 36 9 12 9 4 9 20  
 Batting
2B - A Berroa 2 (28, R Dickey, B Shouse); J Randa (23, R Dickey); A Guiel (22, R Mahay).
HR - A Guiel (12, 3rd inning off R Dickey 1 on, 1 Out), M Sweeney (13, 6th inning off R Garcia 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Guiel 4 (40), M Sweeney 4 (62), J Randa (48).
2-out RBI - A Guiel 2, J Randa, M Sweeney 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mayne 1, R Ibanez 2, C Beltran 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Relaford-A Berroa-K Harvey).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R.A. Dickey (L, 8-6) 5.1 6 6 6 3 5 1 4.68
A. Fultz 0.1 1 1 1 0 1 0 5.34
R. Garcia 0.2 3 2 2 0 1 1 6.27
B. Shouse 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.17
R. Mahay 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.65
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Anderson (W, 10-10) 6.0 4 2 2 0 3 1 3.68
J. Affeldt 2.0 1 0 0 0 5 0 3.93
C. Leskanic 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.60
WP - R Mahay.
IBB - C Beltran (by R Mahay).
HBP - A Berroa (by R Dickey).
Pitches-strikes - R Dickey 96-54; A Fultz 13-7; Ro Garcia 18-10; B Shouse 8-6; R Mahay 24-14; B Anderson 84-55; J Affeldt 25-18; C Leskanic 16-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Dickey 2-9; A Fultz 0-0; Ro Garcia 1-0; B Shouse 2-0; R Mahay 1-0; B Anderson 7-8; J Affeldt 1-0; C Leskanic 2-0.
Batters faced - R Dickey 26; A Fultz 2; Ro Garcia 5; B Shouse 3; R Mahay 5; B Anderson 22; J Affeldt 7; C Leskanic 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Scott Nelson. 3B--Larry Young.
Time: 2:29.
Attendance: 12,917.
Weather: 91 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 8 mph, out to right.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 26, 2003 10:43 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
R. Palmeiro R. Palmeiro
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Guiel A. Guiel
3-5, 1 HR
4 RBI