Kansas City 7, Houston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(19-49)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 7 8 0
Houston 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 4 8 0
WP: J. Gobble (2-1) S: A. Burgos (10)
LP: C. Qualls (3-2)
(36-34)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- E. German struck out swinging
- M. Grudzielanek lined out to right
- R. Sanders flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio popped out to shallow left
- M. Lamb grounded out to shortstop
- C. Burke lined out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- E. Brown grounded out to second
- T. Graffanino singled to third
- D. Mientkiewicz grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, T. Graffanino out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg grounded out to shortstop
- P. Wilson struck out swinging
- B. Ausmus flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- B. Ausmus grounded out to third
- J. Buck singled to center
- B. Duckworth sacrificed to catcher, J. Buck to second
- E. German struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- A. Everett grounded out to third
- A. Pettitte grounded out to pitcher
- C. Biggio grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek lined out to first
- R. Sanders struck out swinging
- E. Brown flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- M. Lamb grounded out to first
- C. Burke doubled to deep left center
- L. Berkman struck out swinging
- M. Ensberg grounded out to catcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 0

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- T. Graffanino grounded out to third
- D. Mientkiewicz grounded out to third

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- P. Wilson homered to deep left
- B. Ausmus doubled to deep right center
- A. Everett singled to left, B. Ausmus to third
- A. Pettitte sacrificed to catcher, A. Everett to second
- C. Biggio popped out to third
- M. Lamb struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Houston 1

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- J. Buck homered to deep right
- B. Duckworth doubled to left
- E. German sacrificed to third, B. Duckworth to third
- M. Grudzielanek doubled to deep center, B. Duckworth scored
- R. Sanders homered to deep right, M. Grudzielanek scored
- E. Brown flied out to center
- T. Graffanino flied out to left

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Houston 1

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- C. Burke fouled out to catcher
- L. Berkman singled to shallow right
- M. Ensberg walked, L. Berkman to second
- L. Berkman to third, M. Ensberg to second on wild pitch
- P. Wilson grounded out to third, L. Berkman scored
- E. Dessens relieved B. Duckworth
- M. Teahen at third
- B. Ausmus flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Houston 2

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- D. Mientkiewicz flied out to right
- A. Berroa grounded out to shortstop
- J. Buck struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Houston 2

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- A. Everett grounded out to third
- O. Palmeiro hit for A. Pettitte
- O. Palmeiro walked
- C. Biggio doubled to left, O. Palmeiro to third
- M. Lamb grounded out to second, O. Palmeiro scored, C. Biggio to third
- C. Burke doubled to left, C. Biggio scored
- L. Berkman intentionally walked
- M. Ensberg flied out to right center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Houston 4

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- M. Lamb at third
- L. Berkman at first
- T. Miller relieved A. Pettitte
- O. Palmeiro in right field
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- C. Qualls relieved T. Miller
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Houston 4

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- J. Gobble relieved E. Dessens
- P. Wilson grounded out to shortstop
- B. Ausmus grounded out to second
- A. Everett flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Houston 4

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- R. Sanders grounded out to third
- E. Brown doubled to deep center
- M. Stairs hit for J. Gobble
- M. Stairs walked
- D. Mientkiewicz homered to deep right, M. Stairs and E. Brown scored
- D. Wheeler relieved C. Qualls
- A. Berroa flied out to right center
- J. Buck grounded out to shortstop

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 7, Houston 4

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- A. Burgos relieved J. Gobble
- O. Palmeiro flied out to left
- C. Biggio struck out swinging
- M. Lamb flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 7, Houston 4
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
D. Mientkiewicz D. Mientkiewicz
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Houston
C. Burke C. Burke
3-4
1 RBI