Royals 3, Rangers 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 0
Texas 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0
WP: J. Gobble (3-3) S: M. MacDougal (27)
LP: J. Thomson (12-12)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
-M. Young homered to left center
Top 4th: Kansas City
-J. Randa singled to center, A. Guiel scored
-M. Sweeney tripled to deep left, J. Randa scored
-C. Beltran grounded out to second, M. Sweeney scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .275
J. Randa 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .281
M. Sweeney dh 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .319
C. Beltran cf 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .302
R. Ibanez lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .296
K. Harvey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265
D. Relaford 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .258
A. Berroa ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .288
B. Mayne c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .244
 Totals 31 3 4 3 2 8 4  
 Batting
2B - A Guiel (23, J Thomson).
3B - M Sweeney (1, J Thomson).
RBI - J Randa (53), M Sweeney (70), C Beltran (85).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ibanez 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Berroa-D Relaford-K Harvey).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .299
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .317
A. Rodriguez ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .302
R. Palmeiro dh 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .259
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .262
S. Spencer lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .257
M. Thames rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .203
   J. Jones ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .234
   G. Laird pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
T. Greene c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .224
R. Christenson cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .180
   L. Nix cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
 Totals 33 1 7 1 2 7 13  
 Batting
2B - T Greene (10, J Gobble).
HR - M Young (12, 1st inning off J Gobble 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Young (63).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Greene 1, A Rodriguez 1.
GIDP - M Thames.
Team LOB - 7.
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Gobble (W, 3-3) 7.0 4 1 1 2 6 1 5.51
C. Leskanic 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.60
M. MacDougal (S, 27) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.58
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Thomson (L, 12-12) 7.0 4 3 3 1 8 0 4.99
B. Shouse 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.18
R. Garcia 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 9.82
R. Mahay 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.51
Pitches-strikes - J Gobble 102-66; C Leskanic 19-14; M MacDougal 20-13; J Thomson 107-70; B Shouse 9-6; Re Garcia 11-6; R Mahay 5-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Gobble 7-8; C Leskanic 2-1; M MacDougal 2-0; J Thomson 7-6; B Shouse 2-0; Re Garcia 1-1; R Mahay 1-1.
Batters faced - J Gobble 26; C Leskanic 4; M MacDougal 5; J Thomson 26; B Shouse 2; Re Garcia 3; R Mahay 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Terry Craft. 3B--Marty Foster.
Time: 2:30.
Attendance: 15,271.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY TEXAS'S MICHAEL YOUNG LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.
KANSAS CITY'S JOE RANDA SINGLED IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 3, 2003 10:45 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
1-3
1 RBI
 Texas
M. Young M. Young
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI