Kansas City 7, Toronto 6
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 7 12 3
Toronto 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 6 6 0
WP: A. Burgos (3-5) S: M. MacDougal (21)
LP: P. Walker (6-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- M. Stairs singled to left, A. Guiel scored, E. Brown to second, E. Brown out at third
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- T. Long homered to deep right, A. Guiel scored
Top 6th: Kansas City
- J. Buck doubled to right, M. Stairs scored, M. Teahen to third, M. Teahen out at home
- A. Blanco singled to left center, J. Buck scored, J. Huber to second
Bot 7th: Toronto
- F. Menechino reached on fielder's choice, A. Hill scored, E. Hinske to third, A. Rios to second on A. Berroa's fielding error
- G. Quiroz singled to left, E. Hinske scored, A. Rios to third, F. Menechino to second
- R. Johnson walked, A. Rios scored, F. Menechino to third, G. Quiroz to second
- F. Catalanotto doubled to deep left, R. Johnson, F. Menechino and G. Quiroz scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
- J. Huber hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Teahen scored, P. Phillips to third
- A. Blanco singled to center, P. Phillips scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel cf 4 2 2 0 0 0 3 .295
T. Long rf 5 1 1 2 0 2 2 .279
E. Brown lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .287
M. Stairs 1b 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 .275
A. Berroa ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .270
M. Teahen 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .246
J. Buck c 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .242
    P. Phillips pr-c 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286
J. Huber dh 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .216
A. Blanco 2b 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 .224
 Totals 34 7 12 7 3 4 11  
 Batting
2B - A Guiel (5, D Bush); M Stairs (26, D Bush); J Buck (21, B League).
HR - T Long (6, 3rd inning off D Bush 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Huber.
RBI - M Stairs (66), T Long 2 (53), J Buck (47), A Blanco 2 (5), J Huber (6).
2-out RBI - A Blanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Guiel 1, E Brown 1, A Berroa 1.
GIDP - A Berroa, A Guiel.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - A Guiel (1, 2nd base off D Bush/G Quiroz).
 
 Fielding
E - A Berroa 2 (25, ground ball 2); A Blanco (3, ground ball).
DP - 3 (A Blanco-M Stairs, A Berroa-A Blanco-M Stairs 2).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson lf 3 1 1 1 2 1 0 .269
F. Catalanotto dh 4 0 1 3 0 0 2 .296
V. Wells cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .249
A. Hill ss 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .277
E. Hinske 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .261
A. Rios rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .262
F. Menechino 2b 3 1 0 1 0 0 2 .215
    R. Adams ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
G. Quiroz c 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 .188
    J. Griffin ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
 Totals 33 6 6 6 4 6 9  
 Batting
2B - F Catalanotto (29, A Burgos).
RBI - F Menechino (13), G Quiroz (4), R Johnson (58), F Catalanotto 3 (57).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Menechino 1, C Koskie 1.
GIDP - F Catalanotto 2, A Rios.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Johnson (E Brown at 3rd base), A Rios (M Teahen at Home).
DP - 2 (C Koskie-F Menechino-E Hinske, F Menechino-A Hill-E Hinske).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J.P. Howell 6.1 4 4 0 2 5 0 6.19
A. Burgos (W, 3-5; BS, 4) 0.2 2 2 2 1 1 0 3.98
J. Affeldt (H, 12) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.26
M. MacDougal (S, 21) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.33
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Bush 5.0 5 3 3 0 1 1 4.49
B. League 2.0 4 2 2 3 1 0 6.56
P. Walker (L, 6-6) 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 3.54
J. Frasor (BS, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.25
S. Marcum 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
HBP - E Brown (by D Bush); A Guiel (by D Bush).
Pitches-strikes - J Howell 94-52; A Burgos 22-11; J Affeldt 10-6; M MacDougal 11-8; D Bush 86-59; B League 39-21; P Walker 7-4; J Frasor 11-5; S Marcum 16-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Howell 11-5; A Burgos 1-0; J Affeldt 2-1; M MacDougal 1-2; D Bush 7-6; B League 3-1; P Walker 0-0; J Frasor 2-1; S Marcum 0-1.
Batters faced - J Howell 26; A Burgos 5; J Affeldt 3; M MacDougal 3; D Bush 21; B League 11; P Walker 2; J Frasor 3; S Marcum 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--James Hoye. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Mike Winters.
Time: 2:42.
Attendance: 28,271.
Weather: 73 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 11 mph, out to center.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 2, 2005 5:03 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Stairs M. Stairs
3-4
1 RBI
 Toronto
F. Catalanotto F. Catalanotto
1-4
3 RBI