Kansas City 6, Oakland 1
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 2 1 6 10 0
Oakland 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0
WP: Z. Greinke (5-9)
LP: B. Zito (8-9)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Oakland
-E. Byrnes singled to center, E. Durazo scored, A. Melhuse to second
Top 7th: Kansas City
-J. Randa doubled to deep left center, A. Blanco, D. DeJesus and R. Gotay scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
-R. Gotay singled to right, K. Harvey and A. Guiel scored, A. Castillo to third
Top 9th: Kansas City
-A. Nunez singled to left, D. DeJesus scored, M. Sweeney to second
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 3 2 1 0 1 2 1 .269
J. Randa 3b 5 0 1 3 0 2 3 .275
M. Sweeney dh 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .288
K. Harvey 1b 5 1 2 0 0 2 2 .298
A. Nunez rf 5 0 1 1 0 1 3 .214
A. Guiel lf 3 1 0 0 2 2 2 .163
A. Castillo c 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .250
R. Gotay 2b 4 1 1 2 0 2 3 .233
A. Blanco ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .289
 Totals 36 6 10 6 5 11 18  
 Batting
2B - A Blanco (1, B Zito); J Randa (19, J Duchscherer).
RBI - J Randa 3 (34), R Gotay 2 (3), A Nunez (10).
2-out RBI - J Randa 3, A Nunez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Guiel 1, A Nunez 1, M Sweeney 1, R Gotay 1, A Blanco 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - D DeJesus (4, 2nd base off B Zito/A Melhuse).
CS - A Castillo (1, Home by J Lehr/A Melhuse).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (Z Greinke-A Blanco-K Harvey).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kotsay cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .315
M. McLemore 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .253
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .298
J. Dye rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .269
E. Durazo dh 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 .315
A. Melhuse c 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .240
E. Byrnes lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .280
M. Scutaro 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .276
B. Crosby ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .257
 Totals 33 1 7 1 1 6 9  
 Batting
2B - M Kotsay (25, Z Greinke).
RBI - E Byrnes (58).
2-out RBI - E Byrnes.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Scutaro 1, S Hatteberg 1, E Durazo 1.
GIDP - A Melhuse.
Team LOB - 6.
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (W, 5-9) 7.0 6 1 1 1 4 0 4.67
D. Reyes 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.74
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Zito (L, 8-9) 6.2 4 2 2 3 9 0 4.70
R. Rincon 0.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3.94
J. Duchscherer 0.2 2 2 2 2 1 0 3.34
J. Lehr 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.04
C. Hammond 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 3.58
HBP - D DeJesus (by R Rincon).
Pitches-strikes - Z Greinke 107-68; D Reyes 33-22; B Zito 114-75; R Rincon 8-4; J Duchscherer 28-14; J Lehr 3-2; C Hammond 19-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Greinke 9-8; D Reyes 3-1; B Zito 5-6; R Rincon 0-0; J Duchscherer 1-0; J Lehr 0-1; C Hammond 0-2.
Batters faced - Z Greinke 27; D Reyes 7; B Zito 27; R Rincon 1; J Duchscherer 6; J Lehr 2; C Hammond 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 37,748.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 15, 2004 7:06 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
J. Randa J. Randa
1-5
3 RBI
 Oakland
S. Hatteberg S. Hatteberg
2-4
0 RBI