Royals 9, Rangers 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Kansas City 4 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 X 9 13 0
WP: D. May (8-6)
LP: C. Lewis (6-9)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
-M. Sweeney singled to right, A. Guiel scored, J. Randa to third
-C. Beltran singled to shallow left, J. Randa scored, M. Sweeney to second
-R. White singled to center, M. Sweeney and C. Beltran scored
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
-J. Randa doubled to deep right center, A. Guiel scored
-C. Beltran grounded out to second, J. Randa scored, M. Sweeney to second
-R. Ibanez doubled to right, M. Sweeney scored
-R. White tripled to right, R. Ibanez scored, R. White out at home
Bot 7th: Kansas City
-R. White hit sacrifice fly to left, C. Beltran scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .305
D. Sadler ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .203
A. Rodriguez ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .302
   J. Jones 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
R. Palmeiro dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .262
S. Spencer lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .263
M. Teixeira 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .244
T. Greene c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .221
M. Thames rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .237
R. Nivar cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .220
 Totals 31 0 5 0 1 3 11  
 Batting
S - D Sadler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Palmeiro 1, M Young 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Thames (R White at Home).
PB - T Greene.
DP - 1 (A Rodriguez-M Young-M Teixeira).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 2 2 0 0 3 0 1 .283
J. Randa 3b 2 2 2 1 2 0 0 .278
   M. Lopez 3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .295
M. Sweeney dh 4 2 2 1 0 0 2 .315
   J. Matos dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .273
C. Beltran cf 5 2 2 2 0 0 3 .300
R. Ibanez 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 3 .299
R. White lf 3 0 2 4 0 0 1 .667
   D. Brown lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
D. Relaford 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .265
A. Berroa ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .292
B. Mayne c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .246
 Totals 34 9 13 9 5 2 19  
 Batting
2B - J Randa (24, C Lewis); R Ibanez (26, J Benoit); D Relaford (24, J Benoit); C Beltran (9, E Ramirez); M Lopez (4, J Powell).
3B - R White (1, J Benoit).
SF - R White.
RBI - M Sweeney (63), C Beltran 2 (82), R White 4 (4), J Randa (49), R Ibanez (76).
2-out RBI - R Ibanez, R White.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Guiel 1, C Beltran 2.
GIDP - M Sweeney.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - A Guiel (3, 2nd base off C Lewis/T Greene).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lewis (L, 6-9) 1.1 5 7 7 3 1 0 8.14
J. Benoit 4.2 5 1 1 1 1 0 5.57
E. Ramirez 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.41
J. Powell 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 8.27
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. May (W, 8-6) 9.0 5 0 0 1 3 0 3.56
Pitches-strikes - C Lewis 55-32; J Benoit 70-41; E Ramirez 7-6; J Powell 17-10; D May 106-75.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lewis 0-3; J Benoit 5-7; E Ramirez 1-2; J Powell 2-1; D May 8-16.
Batters faced - C Lewis 12; J Benoit 18; E Ramirez 5; J Powell 5; D May 33.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Scott Nelson. 2B--Larry Young. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Time: 2:19.
Attendance: 12,462.
Weather: 80 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 2 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN. THE PITCHERS HAVE NOT YET BEGUN TO WARM UP.
THE GAME HAS RESUMED AFTER A 26 MINUTE RAIN DELAY.
KANSAS CITY'S JOE RANDA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE SECOND INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 27, 2003 11:02 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
M. Young M. Young
1-4
0 RBI
 Kansas City
R. White R. White
2-3
4 RBI