Royals 6, Rangers 5, 11 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 5 9 2
Kansas City 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 1 6 13 0
WP: D.J. Carrasco (6-4)
LP: E. Ramirez (3-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
-M. DiFelice hit sacrifice fly to deep right, R. Ibanez scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
-R. Ibanez scored, A. Berroa to third on wild pitch
Bot 7th: Kansas City
-R. White hit sacrifice fly to center, C. Beltran scored
-A. Berroa singled to right center, R. Ibanez scored
Top 8th: Texas
-A. Rodriguez homered to left
-L. Nix doubled to right, S. Spencer and J. Jones scored
-E. Diaz singled to left, L. Nix scored, M. Teixeira to second
Bot 8th: Kansas City
-J. Randa homered to left
Top 9th: Texas
-A. Rodriguez homered to right
Bot 11th: Kansas City
-M. Sweeney singled to center, J. Randa scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 6 0 1 0 0 0 2 .303
H. Blalock 3b 5 0 1 0 1 2 5 .310
A. Rodriguez ss 4 2 2 2 2 1 2 .304
R. Palmeiro dh 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .262
   R. Nivar dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217
S. Spencer lf 2 1 0 0 3 0 2 .262
J. Jones lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .228
   D. Sadler cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .202
L. Nix rf 5 1 1 2 0 3 4 .254
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 1 2 1 .244
E. Diaz c 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 .257
 Totals 41 5 9 5 8 9 22  
 Batting
2B - J Jones (3, C Leskanic); L Nix (9, C Leskanic).
HR - A Rodriguez 2 (39, 8th inning off C Leskanic 0 on, 0 Out, 9th inning off M MacDougal 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Rodriguez 2 (97), L Nix 2 (16), E Diaz (32).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 3, A Rodriguez 1, M Teixeira 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
CS - A Rodriguez (3, 2nd base by D Carrasco/M Difelice).
 
 Fielding
E - A Rodriguez (6, throw); R Mahay (2, throw).
DP - 1 (H Blalock-M Young-M Teixeira).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 5 0 1 0 1 0 1 .282
J. Randa 3b 6 2 2 1 0 1 4 .279
M. Sweeney dh 5 0 3 1 1 1 0 .320
C. Beltran cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .301
R. Ibanez 1b 5 3 1 0 0 0 2 .298
R. White lf 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 .500
A. Berroa ss 4 0 2 1 1 0 2 .294
M. DiFelice c 3 0 0 1 0 0 5 .247
M. Lopez 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .286
   D. Relaford ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .267
   K. Harvey ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
   J. Matos 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
 Totals 40 6 13 5 5 3 20  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran (10, R Mahay).
3B - R Ibanez (4, I Valdes).
HR - J Randa (13, 8th inning off F Cordero 0 on, 2 Out).
S - M Difelice.
SF - M Difelice , R White.
RBI - M Difelice (22), R White (5), A Berroa (61), J Randa (50), M Sweeney (64).
2-out RBI - A Berroa, J Randa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Guiel 1, J Randa 2, R Ibanez 1, M Lopez 1.
GIDP - J Randa.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - A Berroa (10, 2nd base off R Mahay/E Diaz).
Picked Off - D Relaford (1st base, F Cordero).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
I. Valdes 5.1 6 2 1 2 1 0 6.14
R. Mahay 1.0 1 2 0 3 0 0 1.60
J. Powell 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.17
F. Cordero 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 2.94
E. Ramirez (L, 3-1) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.57
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Abbott 6.0 1 0 0 4 6 0 6.33
J. Affeldt 0.1 0 0 0 2 0 0 3.91
J. Grimsley 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.46
C. Leskanic 0.1 3 4 4 1 0 1 4.00
A. Levine 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.86
M. MacDougal 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 4.75
D.J. Carrasco (W, 6-4) 2.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.60
WP - P Abbott, R Mahay, E Ramirez.
Pitches-strikes - I Valdes 74-49; R Mahay 37-17; J Powell 15-11; F Cordero 29-21; E Ramirez 20-15; P Abbott 78-45; J Affeldt 12-3; J Grimsley 8-5; C Leskanic 20-11; A Levine 11-9; M MacDougal 14-11; D Carrasco 28-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - I Valdes 11-4; R Mahay 0-3; J Powell 0-2; F Cordero 2-1; E Ramirez 3-0; P Abbott 4-8; J Affeldt 0-1; J Grimsley 1-1; C Leskanic 1-0; A Levine 1-1; M MacDougal 1-1; D Carrasco 1-2.
Batters faced - I Valdes 24; R Mahay 8; J Powell 3; F Cordero 7; E Ramirez 6; P Abbott 23; J Affeldt 3; J Grimsley 3; C Leskanic 5; A Levine 4; M MacDougal 5; D Carrasco 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Scott Nelson. 1B--Larry Young. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Jim Wolf.
Time: 3:34. (Plus rain delay totaling 1 hour and 42 minutes in the 6th).
Attendance: 11,944.
Weather: 76 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 2 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE GAME HAS RESUMED AFTER A 1 HOUR AND 42 MINUTE DELAY.
KANSAS CITY'S JOE RANDA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Friday, Aug 29, 2003 2:39 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
3-5
1 RBI