Kansas City 6, LA Angels 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(2-2)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 2 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 6 10 0
LA Angels 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 2
WP: D. Bautista (1-0)
LP: P. Byrd (0-1)
(2-2)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Kansas City
- T. Long singled to center, C. Pickering scored, E. Brown to third
- R. Gotay hit sacrifice fly to left, E. Brown scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- C. Pickering singled to left center, D. DeJesus scored
Bot 4th: LA Angels
- G. Anderson grounded out to shortstop, J. DaVanon scored
Top 5th: Kansas City
- T. Graffanino reached on bunt single to first, D. DeJesus scored
- M. Sweeney doubled to left, T. Graffanino scored
Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney doubled to left center, T. Graffanino scored
Bot 9th: LA Angels
- G. Anderson singled to center, D. Erstad scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .412
T. Graffanino 3b 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 .538
M. Sweeney 1b 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 .278
C. Pickering dh 5 1 1 1 0 1 2 .222
E. Brown rf 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 .273
T. Long lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .333
A. Berroa ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .267
R. Gotay 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 .143
J. Buck c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200
 Totals 37 6 10 6 1 4 15  
 Batting
2B - M Sweeney 2 (2, P Byrd 2); T Graffanino (2, P Byrd).
3B - D DeJesus (1, P Byrd).
SF - R Gotay.
RBI - T Long (1), R Gotay (1), C Pickering (2), T Graffanino (1), M Sweeney 2 (5).
2-out RBI - C Pickering.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Brown 1, T Long 1, C Pickering 1, D DeJesus 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - D DeJesus (1, 2nd base off P Byrd/B Molina).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Erstad 1b 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .278
J. DaVanon dh 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Rivera ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
V. Guerrero rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .235
G. Anderson lf 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 .333
S. Finley cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .133
O. Cabrera ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167
B. Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .308
R. Quinlan 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .167
C. Figgins 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .071
 Totals 32 2 5 2 0 8 4  
 Batting
2B - J DaVanon (1, D Bautista).
RBI - G Anderson 2 (4).
2-out RBI - G Anderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Erstad 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - C Figgins (1, 2nd base off D Bautista/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
E - C Figgins (1, ground ball); R Quinlan (2, ground ball).
Outfield assists - V Guerrero (A Berroa at 1st base).
DP - 1 (V Guerrero-D Erstad).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Bautista (W, 1-0) 8.0 3 1 1 0 8 0 1.12
J. Affeldt 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 9.00
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (L, 0-1) 7.0 9 6 4 0 4 0 5.14
J. Woods 2.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
WP - D Bautista.
HBP - E Brown (by P Byrd).
Pitches-strikes - D Bautista 102-68; J Affeldt 15-8; P Byrd 101-68; J Woods 33-21.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Bautista 13-3; J Affeldt 2-1; P Byrd 9-8; J Woods 3-2.
Batters faced - D Bautista 27; J Affeldt 5; P Byrd 33; J Woods 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Bill Hohn. 3B--Rob Drake.
Time: 2:21.
Attendance: 39,167.
Weather: 63 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, out to right.

Updated on Saturday, Apr 9, 2005 4:35 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
2-5
2 RBI
 LA Angels
G. Anderson G. Anderson
1-4
2 RBI