Kansas City 8, Arizona 5
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(20-41)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 8 18 1
Arizona 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 5 11 1
WP: J.P. Howell (1-0)
LP: B. Halsey (4-4)
(33-30)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- E. Brown ground rule double to deep right, D. DeJesus scored, T. Graffanino to third
- T. Long singled to center, T. Graffanino and E. Brown scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Gotay hit sacrifice fly to right, E. Brown scored
Bot 6th: Arizona
- J. Cruz Jr. singled to center, T. Glaus scored
Top 7th: Kansas City
- T. Long singled to right center, E. Brown scored
- J. Buck homered to deep center, T. Long scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
- E. Brown ground rule double to deep left center, D. DeJesus scored, T. Graffanino to third
Bot 8th: Arizona
- T. Clark homered to deep center
- S. Green homered to deep right center
Bot 9th: Arizona
- L. Gonzalez singled to center, C. Counsell scored
- S. Green doubled to deep left, L. Gonzalez scored, T. Clark to third
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Berroa ss 6 0 0 0 0 3 0 .247
D. DeJesus cf 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 .284
T. Graffanino 1b 5 1 3 0 0 0 1 .307
E. Brown rf 5 3 4 2 0 0 1 .277
T. Long lf 4 1 3 3 1 0 0 .268
R. Gotay 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 5 .253
M. Teahen 3b 5 0 0 0 0 3 8 .250
J. Buck c 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 .232
J.P. Howell p 3 0 0 0 0 1 7 .000
    A. Sisco p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    M. Wood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Affeldt p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Costa ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .357
    M. MacDougal p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 43 8 18 8 2 8 22  
 Batting
2B - E Brown 3 (12, B Halsey 2, J Valverde).
HR - J Buck (5, 7th inning off J Valverde 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Gotay.
RBI - E Brown 2 (30), T Long 3 (18), R Gotay (21), J Buck 2 (17).
2-out RBI - J Buck 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Howell 4, M Teahen 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - R Gotay (2, 2nd base off B Halsey/C Snyder).
 
 Fielding
E - A Berroa (8, catch).
DP - 2 (A Berroa-R Gotay-T Graffanino, M Teahen-R Gotay).
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Cintron 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .308
R. Clayton ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .228
    C. Counsell ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .296
L. Gonzalez lf 5 1 1 1 0 1 4 .307
T. Glaus 3b 5 1 2 0 0 2 4 .259
T. Clark 1b 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 .374
S. Green rf 5 1 2 2 0 1 3 .271
J. Cruz Jr. cf 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 .235
    J. Valverde p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Tracy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
    M. Herges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Hairston ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167
C. Snyder c 3 0 0 0 2 1 3 .234
B. Halsey p 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 .042
    Q. McCracken cf 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .200
 Totals 37 5 11 5 6 9 24  
 Batting
2B - S Green (15, M MacDougal).
HR - T Clark (9, 8th inning off M Wood 0 on, 0 Out), S Green (7, 8th inning off M Wood 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Cruz (20), T Clark (31), S Green 2 (33), L Gonzalez (41).
2-out RBI - J Cruz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Gonzalez 1, T Glaus 2, B Halsey 2, C Snyder 2.
GIDP - S Green, A Cintron.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - T Glaus (8, throw).
DP - 1 (T Glaus-T Clark).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J.P. Howell (W, 1-0) 5.0 4 1 1 2 8 0 1.80
A. Sisco 1.0 3 0 0 1 0 0 2.36
M. Wood 1.1 2 2 2 2 0 2 4.00
J. Affeldt 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.12
M. MacDougal 1.0 2 2 1 1 1 0 4.50
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Halsey (L, 4-4) 6.0 14 6 6 1 4 0 3.91
J. Valverde 2.0 4 2 2 1 3 1 6.35
M. Herges 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9.95
WP - J Howell.
IBB - J Buck (by B Halsey).
HBP - R Clayton (by J Howell).
Pitches-strikes - J Howell 90-49; A Sisco 21-13; M Wood 30-17; J Affeldt 1-1; M MacDougal 28-15; B Halsey 103-71; J Valverde 40-27; M Herges 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Howell 6-1; A Sisco 3-0; M Wood 1-3; J Affeldt 3-0; M MacDougal 2-1; B Halsey 4-9; J Valverde 1-2; M Herges 1-1.
Batters faced - J Howell 22; A Sisco 6; M Wood 8; J Affeldt 1; M MacDougal 7; B Halsey 32; J Valverde 11; M Herges 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Lance Barksdale. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 3:06.
Attendance: 27,996.
Weather: 78 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY ARIZONA'S TONY CLARK AND SHAWN GREEN IN THE EIGHTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Sunday, Jun 12, 2005 4:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
E. Brown E. Brown
4-5
2 RBI
 Arizona
S. Green S. Green
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI