Kansas City 10, Texas 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 8 0
Kansas City 0 0 5 0 4 0 1 0 X 10 10 1
WP: Z. Greinke (6-9)
LP: S. Erickson (1-4)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
-R. Gotay hit sacrifice fly to center, D. DeJesus scored
-C. Pickering homered to deep left, J. Randa, M. Stairs and A. Nunez scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
-C. Pickering homered to deep center, A. Nunez scored
-A. Blanco singled to left, A. Guiel scored, A. Castillo to second
-D. Relaford hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Castillo scored, A. Blanco to third
Bot 7th: Kansas City
-D. Relaford doubled to deep left, A. Blanco scored
Top 8th: Texas
-H. Blalock scored, R. Barajas to third, L. Nix to second on balk
-G. Matthews Jr. grounded out to shortstop, R. Barajas scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .281
    E. Young 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311
D. Dellucci lf 4 0 0 0 1 2 1 .262
M. Young ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .316
    M. Alexander ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
H. Blalock 3b 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .274
M. Teixeira 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 3 .267
    R. Barajas pr-1b 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .238
L. Nix cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .274
K. Mench dh 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .268
G. Matthews Jr. rf 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .261
G. Laird c 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .231
 Totals 36 2 8 1 4 6 23  
 Batting
2B - A Soriano (26, Z Greinke); M Teixeira (27, Z Greinke).
RBI - G Matthews Jr (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Mench 1, R Barajas 1, M Young 1, G Laird 3, M Teixeira 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
PB - G Laird.
DP - 1 (M Young-A Soriano-M Teixeira).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .272
    D. Relaford ph-cf 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 .227
R. Gotay 2b 4 0 0 1 0 3 3 .188
J. Randa 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .277
M. Stairs 1b 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .263
A. Nunez rf 4 2 1 0 1 1 1 .215
C. Pickering dh 3 2 2 6 1 0 0 .667
A. Guiel lf 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .140
A. Castillo c 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .255
A. Blanco ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 3 .317
 Totals 30 10 10 10 7 5 13  
 Batting
2B - A Nunez (4, J Benoit); A Blanco (2, B Shouse); D Relaford (10, B Shouse).
3B - D DeJesus (2, S Erickson).
HR - C Pickering 2 (2, 3rd inning off S Erickson 3 on, 1 Out, 5th inning off J Benoit 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - D Relaford , R Gotay.
RBI - R Gotay (6), C Pickering 6 (6), A Blanco (5), D Relaford 2 (22).
2-out RBI - D Relaford.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Randa 1, M Stairs 1, R Gotay 1, A Blanco 2.
GIDP - A Nunez.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - D DeJesus (7, 2nd base by S Erickson/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - J Randa (10, ground ball).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Erickson (L, 1-4) 3.0 4 5 5 6 0 1 6.67
J. Benoit 1.2 4 4 4 1 2 1 6.22
B. Shouse 2.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 2.76
D. Brocail 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.97
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (W, 6-9) 6.0 6 0 0 2 4 0 4.40
D. Reyes 2.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 4.83
J. Affeldt 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.62
WP - J Benoit.
BALK - D Reyes.
HBP - H Blalock (by Z Greinke); D DeJesus (by J Benoit); J Randa (by J Benoit).
Pitches-strikes - S Erickson 84-45; J Benoit 63-37; B Shouse 36-26; D Brocail 9-7; Z Greinke 96-68; D Reyes 33-22; J Affeldt 20-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Erickson 6-2; J Benoit 1-2; B Shouse 2-3; D Brocail 1-1; Z Greinke 4-10; D Reyes 2-3; J Affeldt 0-2.
Batters faced - S Erickson 17; J Benoit 12; B Shouse 9; D Brocail 3; Z Greinke 27; D Reyes 9; J Affeldt 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Tony Randazzo. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 22,286.
Weather: 81 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 22, 2004 5:09 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
A. Soriano A. Soriano
2-4
0 RBI
 Kansas City
C. Pickering C. Pickering
2-3, 2 HR
6 RBI