Kansas City 8, Oakland 7, 10 innings
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(13-37)
  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Kansas City 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 8 16 0
Oakland 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 7 11 1
WP: E. Dessens (3-5) S: A. Burgos (7)
LP: M. Roney (0-1)
(23-29)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Oakland
- N. Swisher homered to deep left
Top 4th: Kansas City
- R. Sanders singled to center, D. DeJesus scored, M. Grudzielanek to second
- E. Brown singled to right, M. Grudzielanek scored, R. Sanders to third, E. Brown out at second
Bot 4th: Oakland
- B. Crosby homered to deep left
- J. Payton singled to center, A. Melhuse scored
Bot 5th: Oakland
- B. Crosby doubled to deep left, M. Scutaro and N. Swisher scored
- J. Payton homered to deep right, B. Crosby scored
Top 9th: Kansas City
- M. Stairs singled to center, M. Grudzielanek scored, R. Sanders to second
Top 10th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek singled to right, A. Berroa scored, D. DeJesus to second
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 5 2 3 1 1 1 0 .206
M. Grudzielanek 2b 6 2 3 1 0 1 1 .318
R. Sanders dh 6 1 4 1 0 1 3 .257
E. Brown rf-lf 5 1 1 1 1 1 5 .265
T. Graffanino 3b-1b-3b 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 .263
E. German lf-3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .372
    M. Stairs ph-1b 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .250
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .259
    S. Costa rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
A. Berroa ss 5 1 2 2 0 1 1 .249
J. Buck c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .237
 Totals 44 8 16 8 4 7 19  
 Batting
2B - R Sanders (10, B Halsey); D Mientkiewicz (14, B Halsey); A Berroa (11, M Roney).
HR - D Dejesus (1, 1st inning off B Halsey 0 on, 0 Out).
S - J Buck.
RBI - D DeJesus (2), T Graffanino (15), A Berroa 2 (21), R Sanders (24), E Brown (23), M Stairs (17), M Grudzielanek (12).
2-out RBI - A Berroa 2, R Sanders, E Brown, M Stairs.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Brown 2, D Mientkiewicz 1, A Berroa 1, J Buck 1, S Costa 1.
GIDP - E German.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - E German (2, 2nd base off C Gaudin/A Melhuse).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kotsay cf 5 0 0 0 1 1 3 .275
N. Swisher lf 6 2 3 1 0 1 3 .310
E. Chavez 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .275
    M. Scutaro 3b-2b 2 1 0 0 2 1 2 .149
F. Thomas dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .219
B. Crosby ss 5 2 4 3 0 0 0 .249
A. Melhuse c 4 1 1 0 1 2 3 .254
J. Payton rf 5 1 2 3 0 0 2 .256
D. Johnson 1b 3 0 1 0 2 0 1 .193
    B. Kielty pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
M. Ellis 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .226
    A. Perez 3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .034
    J. Kendall ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
 Totals 41 7 11 7 7 8 24  
 Batting
2B - B Crosby 2 (7, D Bautista 2); A Melhuse (4, D Bautista).
HR - N Swisher (16, 3rd inning off D Bautista 0 on, 2 Out), B Crosby (7, 4th inning off D Bautista 0 on, 1 Out), J Payton (2, 5th inning off A Sisco 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - N Swisher (42), B Crosby 3 (23), J Payton 3 (12).
2-out RBI - N Swisher, J Payton 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Scutaro 1, F Thomas 1, M Kotsay 1, A Perez 1, D Johnson 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - N Swisher (1, 2nd base off J Nelson/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
E - B Crosby (8, throw).
Outfield assists - J Payton (E Brown at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (E Chavez-M Ellis-D Johnson).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Bautista 4.1 8 6 6 2 3 2 5.62
A. Sisco 1.1 1 1 1 1 1 1 6.55
J. Nelson 1.1 0 0 0 3 1 0 0.96
E. Dessens (W, 3-5) 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 4.67
A. Burgos (S, 7) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 7.01
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Halsey 4.2 10 6 6 2 1 1 4.43
C. Gaudin 2.1 1 0 0 1 3 0 4.08
K. Calero (H, 9) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.31
H. Street (BS, 3) 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 5.00
M. Roney (L, 0-1) 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.50
WP - D Bautista.
IBB - D Johnson (by J Nelson), D DeJesus (by M Roney).
Pitches-strikes - D Bautista 96-63; A Sisco 24-11; J Nelson 32-16; E Dessens 25-16; A Burgos 13-7; B Halsey 73-46; C Gaudin 38-24; K Calero 10-7; H Street 27-13; M Roney 18-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Bautista 3-7; A Sisco 1-2; J Nelson 1-2; E Dessens 1-2; A Burgos 0-3; B Halsey 6-6; C Gaudin 3-1; K Calero 0-1; H Street 1-1; M Roney 1-2.
Batters faced - D Bautista 23; A Sisco 6; J Nelson 7; E Dessens 7; A Burgos 5; B Halsey 25; C Gaudin 9; K Calero 3; H Street 6; M Roney 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Joe Brinkman.
Time: 3:36.
Attendance: 12,516.
Weather: 67 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, in from left.

Updated on Wednesday, May 31, 2006 5:29 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
R. Sanders R. Sanders
4-6
1 RBI
 Oakland
B. Crosby B. Crosby
4-5, 1 HR
3 RBI