Boston 6, Kansas City 4
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 1
Boston 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 X 6 10 1
WP: T. Wakefield (10-9) S: C. Schilling (6)
LP: A. Burgos (1-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- M. Stairs homered to deep right center, C. Ambres and M. Sweeney scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- C. Ambres homered to deep left
Bot 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep center, E. Renteria and D. Ortiz scored
Bot 7th: Boston
- T. Graffanino singled to right, A. Stern to second, A. Stern scored, T. Graffanino to second on right fielder E. Brown's fielding error
- J. Damon singled to center, T. Graffanino scored
- M. Ramirez singled to center, J. Damon scored, D. Ortiz to second
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .294
C. Ambres lf 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 .385
    T. Long ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
M. Sweeney dh 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .313
M. Stairs 1b 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .259
E. Brown rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .284
M. Teahen 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .249
A. Berroa ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .256
J. Buck c 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .226
D. Murphy 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .226
    R. Gotay ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .230
 Totals 35 4 8 4 1 9 9  
 Batting
2B - A Berroa (15, T Wakefield).
HR - M Stairs (11, 1st inning off T Wakefield 2 on, 1 Out), C Ambres (2, 3rd inning off T Wakefield 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Stairs 3 (42), C Ambres (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Brown 1, R Gotay 1, D DeJesus 1, D Murphy 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - E Brown (8, bobble).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 .338
E. Renteria ss 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .272
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 2 0 1 0 2 .300
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 2 4 0 1 1 .277
K. Millar 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .274
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .283
D. Mirabelli c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .213
J. Cruz Jr. rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    A. Stern pr-rf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    G. Kapler ph-rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .375
T. Graffanino 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .301
 Totals 34 6 10 5 4 5 12  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (29, R Hernandez); B Mueller (21, R Hernandez); T Graffanino (7, A Sisco).
HR - M Ramirez (29, 4th inning off R Hernandez 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Ramirez 4 (97), J Damon (51).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, E Renteria 1, M Ramirez 1, D Mirabelli 1, D Ortiz 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - T Wakefield (2, throw).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hernandez 6.0 4 3 3 3 3 1 4.49
A. Burgos (L, 1-4; BS, 2) 1.0 4 3 3 1 1 0 4.68
A. Sisco 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.44
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield (W, 10-9) 7.0 6 4 4 0 7 2 4.23
M. Timlin (H, 20) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.36
C. Schilling (S, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 6.03
BALK - C Schilling.
Pitches-strikes - R Hernandez 94-54; A Burgos 26-13; A Sisco 21-13; T Wakefield 96-69; M Timlin 19-11; C Schilling 27-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Hernandez 9-6; A Burgos 0-2; A Sisco 1-1; T Wakefield 9-5; M Timlin 2-1; C Schilling 0-1.
Batters faced - R Hernandez 25; A Burgos 8; A Sisco 5; T Wakefield 27; M Timlin 5; C Schilling 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Dimuro. 1B--Mark Carlson. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 35,386.
Weather: 89 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, out to right.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 2, 2005 9:53 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Stairs M. Stairs
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI