Seattle 10, Kansas City 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(22-22)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 2 1 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 10 18 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 8 0
WP: F. Hernandez (3-2)
LP: G. Meche (3-3)
(19-30)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Seattle
- I. Suzuki homered to deep right
- R. Sexson doubled to deep center, R. Ibanez scored
Top 2nd: Seattle
- I. Suzuki singled to center, Y. Betancourt scored
Top 4th: Seattle
- J. Lopez doubled to deep center, A. Beltre scored
- J. Vidro singled to left, J. Lopez scored, I. Suzuki to second
Top 5th: Seattle
- K. Johjima singled to left center, R. Ibanez scored
- Y. Betancourt singled to center, K. Johjima scored, A. Beltre to second
Top 6th: Seattle
- J. Vidro homered to deep right
- R. Ibanez doubled to deep left, J. Guillen scored
- R. Sexson singled to right center, R. Ibanez scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- S. Costa tripled to deep center, M. Teahen scored
- A. Gordon doubled to deep right center, S. Costa scored
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki cf 3 1 2 2 1 0 2 .339
    J. Ellison cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .235
J. Vidro dh 5 1 2 2 1 0 3 .317
J. Guillen rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 4 .268
R. Ibanez lf 5 3 2 1 0 2 1 .277
R. Sexson 1b 5 0 2 2 0 1 1 .180
K. Johjima c 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .318
A. Beltre 3b 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .249
    W. Bloomquist 3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .143
Y. Betancourt ss 5 1 3 1 0 0 3 .282
J. Lopez 2b 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 .266
 Totals 44 10 18 10 2 6 22  
 Batting
2B - R Sexson (11, G Meche); Y Betancourt (10, G Meche); A Beltre (10, G Meche); J Lopez (4, G Meche); R Ibanez 2 (8, G Meche, Z Greinke); J Guillen (10, Z Greinke).
HR - I Suzuki (4, 1st inning off G Meche 0 on, 0 Out), J Vidro (3, 6th inning off Z Greinke 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - I Suzuki 2 (19), R Sexson 2 (24), J Lopez (22), J Vidro 2 (15), K Johjima (18), Y Betancourt (19), R Ibanez (24).
2-out RBI - R Sexson, I Suzuki, J Lopez, J Vidro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Guillen 1, I Suzuki 1, K Johjima 1.
GIDP - Y Betancourt.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (Y Betancourt-J Lopez-R Sexson).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .275
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .264
M. Teahen rf 2 1 1 0 2 0 2 .300
M. Sweeney dh 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .261
    E. German ph-dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .295
S. Costa lf 4 1 1 1 0 3 1 .233
A. Gordon 3b 3 0 1 1 1 1 0 .194
R. Shealy 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .212
J. Buck c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .287
T. Pena Jr. ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .249
 Totals 34 2 8 2 3 8 13  
 Batting
2B - A Gordon (7, F Hernandez).
3B - S Costa (1, F Hernandez).
RBI - S Costa (4), A Gordon (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E German 1, J Buck 1, M Teahen 1.
GIDP - R Shealy.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (T Pena Jr-M Grudzielanek-R Shealy).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Hernandez (W, 3-2) 5.1 7 2 2 2 5 0 2.87
S. Green 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.00
G. Sherrill 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.80
J. Huber 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche (L, 3-3) 4.1 11 7 7 2 2 1 3.18
Z. Greinke 1.2 5 3 3 0 1 1 5.12
D. Riske 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.18
O. Dotel 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 7.71
WP - F Hernandez.
IBB - I Suzuki (by G Meche).
HBP - K Johjima (by O Dotel).
Pitches-strikes - F Hernandez 83-53; S Green 28-17; G Sherrill 13-9; J Huber 15-8; G Meche 90-55; Z Greinke 33-22; D Riske 26-22; O Dotel 21-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Hernandez 8-3; S Green 3-1; G Sherrill 1-0; J Huber 2-1; G Meche 6-5; Z Greinke 3-1; D Riske 3-0; O Dotel 2-1.
Batters faced - F Hernandez 24; S Green 7; G Sherrill 3; J Huber 3; G Meche 26; Z Greinke 9; D Riske 6; O Dotel 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chad Fairchild. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--Jeff Kellogg.
Time: 3:01.
Attendance: 28,651.
Weather: 63 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY SEATTLE'S ICHIRO SUZUKI LED OFF THE GAME AND EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 18 GAMES.
KANSAS CITY PITCHER GIL MECHE HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIFTH INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS LOWER BACK.
SEATTLE PITCH FELIX HERNANDEZ HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.
SEATTLE PITCHER FELIX HERNANDEZ HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE SIXTH INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS LOWER BACK.

Updated on Friday, May 25, 2007 11:13 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
I. Suzuki I. Suzuki
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
S. Costa S. Costa
1-4
1 RBI