Kansas City 7, Houston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
Kansas City 0 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 X 7 11 1
WP: R. Hernandez (5-7)
LP: B. Backe (6-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Teahen scored, S. Costa to third on passed ball
- Batter singled to center, S. Costa scored
Top 5th: Houston
- B. Ausmus singled to left, M. Ensberg scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- E. Brown homered to deep left, T. Long and M. Stairs scored
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus doubled to left, R. Gotay scored
- M. Stairs singled to center, D. DeJesus scored, T. Long to second
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .288
C. Biggio dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .264
J. Vizcaino 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .250
L. Berkman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .241
M. Ensberg 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .271
J. Lane rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .243
A. Everett ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .237
B. Ausmus c 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .214
C. Burke lf 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .181
 Totals 30 1 2 1 4 9 14  
 Batting
RBI - B Ausmus (16).
2-out RBI - B Ausmus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Berkman 2, M Ensberg 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Ensberg (5, 2nd base off R Hernandez/A Castillo).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Vizcaino-L Berkman, A Everett-J Vizcaino-L Berkman).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Berroa ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .250
D. DeJesus cf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 .290
T. Long dh 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .285
M. Stairs 1b 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .256
E. Brown rf 3 1 1 3 1 0 1 .289
M. Teahen 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .248
S. Costa lf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .333
A. Castillo c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .212
R. Gotay 2b 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .257
 Totals 32 7 11 6 6 3 10  
 Batting
2B - D DeJesus (10, D Wheeler).
HR - E Brown (8, 6th inning off B Backe 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Gotay (24), E Brown 3 (37), D DeJesus (28), M Stairs (21).
2-out RBI - R Gotay.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teahen 1.
GIDP - A Castillo.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
Picked Off - D DeJesus (1st base, B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
E - R Hernandez (2, bunt).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Backe (L, 6-5) 6.0 5 5 5 5 2 1 5.06
D. Wheeler 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 2.10
J. Franco 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.35
B. Lidge 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 2.90
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hernandez (W, 5-7) 7.0 1 1 1 3 6 0 4.61
A. Burgos 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.44
M. Wood 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.69
M. MacDougal 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.09
WP - B Backe 2.
Pitches-strikes - B Backe 93-53; D Wheeler 10-6; J Franco 13-7; B Lidge 21-13; R Hernandez 92-58; A Burgos 5-1; M Wood 13-9; M MacDougal 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Backe 8-7; D Wheeler 0-1; J Franco 1-1; B Lidge 0-1; R Hernandez 7-8; A Burgos 0-0; M Wood 0-2; M MacDougal 1-0.
Batters faced - B Backe 26; D Wheeler 3; J Franco 4; B Lidge 5; R Hernandez 26; A Burgos 1; M Wood 4; M MacDougal 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Joyce. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Dana Demuth. 3B--Marty Foster.
Time: 2:41.
Attendance: 20,214.
Weather: 83 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.

Updated on Monday, Jun 20, 2005 3:34 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
B. Ausmus B. Ausmus
1-3
1 RBI
 Kansas City
E. Brown E. Brown
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI