Baltimore 3, Kansas City 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(26-27)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Baltimore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 6 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
WP: E. Bedard (4-3) S: C. Ray (12)
LP: G. Meche (3-4)
(19-35)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 8th: Baltimore
- J. Payton singled to left, F. Bynum scored, C. Patterson to third
Top 9th: Baltimore
- N. Markakis homered to deep right, C. Gomez scored
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .310
J. Payton lf 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 .299
M. Tejada ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .317
A. Huff dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .250
M. Mora 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .242
K. Millar 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .261
    C. Gomez pr-1b 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297
J. Gibbons rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .216
    N. Markakis rf 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .260
R. Hernandez c 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .258
    F. Bynum pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    P. Bako c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
C. Patterson cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .228
 Totals 31 3 6 3 4 7 13  
 Batting
HR - N Markakis (8, 9th inning off Z Greinke 1 on, 1 Out).
S - B Roberts.
RBI - J Payton (15), N Markakis 2 (30).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Tejada 1, A Huff 1.
GIDP - K Millar.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Patterson (M Grudzielanek at 1st base).
DP - 2 (E Bedard-M Tejada-K Millar, C Patterson-K Millar).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. German 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .274
D. DeJesus cf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .258
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .270
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .236
M. Teahen rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286
E. Brown lf 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .200
    S. Costa lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189
J. Buck c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .274
R. Shealy 1b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .230
T. Pena Jr. ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .265
 Totals 29 0 4 0 2 6 10  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D DeJesus 1.
GIDP - M Grudzielanek.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E German-M Grudzielanek-R Shealy).
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Bedard (W, 4-3) 8.0 4 0 0 2 5 0 3.67
C. Ray (S, 12) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.51
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche (L, 3-4) 7.1 4 1 1 4 5 0 3.00
Z. Greinke 1.2 2 2 2 0 2 1 5.21
Pitches-strikes - E Bedard 112-75; C Ray 7-6; G Meche 112-63; Z Greinke 20-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Bedard 9-9; C Ray 1-1; G Meche 9-8; Z Greinke 0-3.
Batters faced - E Bedard 28; C Ray 3; G Meche 29; Z Greinke 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Paul Schrieber. 2B--Tim Mcclelland. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
Ejections: KANSAS CITY's Brown by Foster (8th), KANSAS CITY's Bell by Foster (8th).
Time: 2:31. (Plus rain delay totaling 96 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 10,513.
Weather: 64 degrees, rain.
Wind: 2 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
KANSAS CITY LEFT FIELDER EMIL BROWN AND MANAGER BUDDY BELL WERE EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE MARTY FOSTER FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Thursday, May 31, 2007 12:19 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Baltimore
N. Markakis N. Markakis
1-1, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
J. Buck J. Buck
1-3