Toronto 12, Kansas City 9
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Kansas City 2 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 9 16 2
Toronto 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 5 X 12 12 1
WP: M. Batista (2-0)
LP: A. Burgos (1-2)
(19-16)
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Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus doubled to deep left, A. Berroa scored
- M. Stairs singled to center, D. DeJesus scored, M. Stairs to second advancing on throw
Bot 1st: Toronto
- S. Hillenbrand homered to deep left, O. Hudson and F. Catalanotto scored
Top 2nd: Kansas City
- A. Berroa doubled to left, M. Teahen scored
- D. DeJesus singled to right, A. Berroa scored
Bot 3rd: Toronto
- E. Hinske doubled to deep left, S. Hillenbrand scored
- V. Wells singled to center, E. Hinske scored
Bot 4th: Toronto
- C. Koskie doubled to deep left center, O. Hudson scored
- S. Hillenbrand singled to right, C. Koskie scored
Top 5th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen singled to center, M. Stairs and E. Marrero scored
Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Stairs homered to deep right, D. DeJesus scored
- E. Brown homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Toronto
- C. Koskie homered to deep left
- A. Rios doubled to deep center, S. Hillenbrand and E. Hinske scored, V. Wells to third
- K. Huckaby reached on fielder's choice, V. Wells scored, A. Rios to third
- O. Hudson ground rule double to right, A. Rios scored, K. Huckaby to third
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Berroa ss 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 .246
D. DeJesus cf 5 2 3 2 0 1 3 .276
M. Sweeney 1b 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .328
M. Stairs dh 4 2 3 3 1 0 0 .273
E. Brown rf 5 1 1 1 0 1 4 .208
E. Marrero lf 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 .197
M. Teahen 3b 5 1 2 2 0 1 2 .268
A. Castillo c 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .172
    T. Long ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .198
R. Gotay 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .202
 Totals 39 9 16 9 4 7 17  
 Batting
2B - D DeJesus 2 (4, V Chulk, D Bush); A Berroa (6, D Bush); A Castillo (2, D Bush); R Gotay (3, D Bush); E Marrero (3, P Walker).
HR - M Stairs (4, 7th inning off S Schoeneweis 1 on, 1 Out), E Brown (4, 7th inning off S Schoeneweis 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D DeJesus 2 (12), M Stairs 3 (11), A Berroa (10), M Teahen 2 (3), E Brown (7).
2-out RBI - A Berroa, D DeJesus, M Teahen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Marrero 1, E Brown 2, R Gotay 1, D DeJesus 1.
GIDP - T Long.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - A Berroa (4, 2nd base by J Frasor/K Huckaby), M Teahen (1, 2nd base by P Walker/K Huckaby).
 
 Fielding
E - A Castillo (1, throw); M Teahen (3, ground ball).
DP - 2 (R Gotay-A Berroa-M Sweeney 2).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Hudson 2b 2 2 1 1 4 1 1 .266
F. Catalanotto lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .287
    R. Johnson ph-lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .296
C. Koskie dh 5 2 2 2 0 0 2 .258
S. Hillenbrand 3b 3 3 3 4 1 0 0 .370
E. Hinske 1b 4 2 2 1 1 1 2 .281
V. Wells cf 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 .216
A. Rios rf 4 1 1 2 1 0 2 .288
R. Adams ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 .259
    J. McDonald ph-ss 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .314
K. Huckaby c 3 0 0 1 1 2 5 .214
 Totals 34 12 12 12 11 6 22  
 Batting
2B - E Hinske (8, D Bautista); C Koskie (5, M MacDougal); A Rios (6, A Burgos); O Hudson (6, A Burgos).
HR - S Hillenbrand (4, 1st inning off D Bautista 2 on, 1 Out), C Koskie (7, 8th inning off A Burgos 0 on, 0 Out).
S - K Huckaby.
RBI - S Hillenbrand 4 (17), E Hinske (20), V Wells (11), C Koskie 2 (16), A Rios 2 (18), K Huckaby (4), O Hudson (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Huckaby 1, R Johnson 3, V Wells 1.
GIDP - A Rios, K Huckaby.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - V Chulk (1, throw).
Outfield assists - F Catalanotto (A Castillo at Home).
DP - 1 (O Hudson-J McDonald-E Hinske).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Bautista 2.1 5 5 5 5 0 1 5.80
M. MacDougal 1.2 2 2 2 1 2 0 4.60
J. Cerda 2.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 6.55
A. Sisco (H, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 3 2 0 1.66
A. Burgos (L, 1-2; BS, 1) 0.1 5 5 4 0 0 1 6.43
L. Nunez 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Bush 3.2 7 4 4 0 3 0 5.02
P. Walker 1.1 3 2 2 1 0 0 2.30
V. Chulk (H, 3) 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 0 3.18
S. Schoeneweis (BS, 2) 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 2 6.97
J. Frasor 1.1 3 0 0 2 2 0 3.60
M. Batista (W, 2-0) 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.72
WP - M Batista.
HBP - A Berroa (by D Bush); S Hillenbrand (by D Bautista).
Pitches-strikes - D Bautista 72-35; M MacDougal 41-25; J Cerda 45-29; A Sisco 41-23; A Burgos 21-15; L Nunez 3-2; D Bush 74-49; P Walker 27-14; V Chulk 17-13; S Schoeneweis 7-5; J Frasor 30-17; M Batista 16-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Bautista 5-2; M MacDougal 1-2; J Cerda 2-2; A Sisco 1-0; A Burgos 2-0; L Nunez 1-0; D Bush 4-3; P Walker 1-2; V Chulk 1-1; S Schoeneweis 0-0; J Frasor 0-1; M Batista 3-1.
Batters faced - D Bautista 16; M MacDougal 8; J Cerda 8; A Sisco 6; A Burgos 8; L Nunez 1; D Bush 18; P Walker 7; V Chulk 5; S Schoeneweis 2; J Frasor 8; M Batista 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tom Hallion. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 3B--Mike Winters.
Time: 3:47.
Attendance: 24,402.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY'S DENNY BAUTISTA LEFT THE GAME IN THE THIRD INNING DUE TO TIGHTNESS IN HIS RIGHT SHOULDER.
THE HOME RUNS BY KANSAS CITY'S MATT STAIRS AND EMIL BROWN IN THE SEVENTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
KANSAS CITY'S MIKE SWEENEY SINGLED IN THE EIGHTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Thursday, May 12, 2005 2:54 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Stairs M. Stairs
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Toronto
S. Hillenbrand S. Hillenbrand
3-3, 1 HR
4 RBI