Kansas City 5, LA Angels 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(31-46)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 7 1
LA Angels 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 6 1
WP: J. Thomson (1-0) S: O. Dotel (7)
LP: J. Lackey (10-5)
(49-28)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Kansas City
- J. LaRue singled to right, A. Gordon scored, R. Shealy to second
- D. DeJesus singled to right, R. Shealy scored, J. LaRue to third, J. Gathright to second, J. LaRue and J. Gathright scored, D. DeJesus to third on catcher M. Napoli's fielding error
Bot 2nd: LA Angels
- H. Kendrick hit sacrifice fly to center, V. Guerrero scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Shealy grounded out to third, B. Butler scored
Bot 5th: LA Angels
- K. Morales doubled to left center, H. Kendrick scored, K. Morales to third on shortstop T. Pena Jr.'s throwing error
- M. Napoli hit sacrifice fly to left, K. Morales scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .278
E. German 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .247
M. Teahen rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .290
B. Butler dh 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .250
A. Gordon 3b 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .235
R. Shealy 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .221
J. LaRue c 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 .182
T. Pena Jr. ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .270
J. Gathright lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .286
 Totals 33 5 7 3 1 9 11  
 Batting
RBI - J LaRue (8), D DeJesus (26), R Shealy (21).
2-out RBI - D DeJesus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E German 1, J LaRue 1, R Shealy 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - J Gathright (1, 2nd base by J Lackey/M Napoli).
 
 Fielding
E - T Pena Jr (13, throw).
DP - 1 (A Gordon-E German-R Shealy).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Willits cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .337
C. Figgins 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .306
O. Cabrera ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .332
V. Guerrero rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .327
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .327
H. Kendrick 2b 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .299
K. Morales dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .296
M. Napoli c 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .247
E. Aybar lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
 Totals 30 3 6 3 1 1 5  
 Batting
2B - V Guerrero (22, J Thomson); K Morales (4, J Thomson).
SF - M Napoli , H Kendrick.
RBI - H Kendrick (14), K Morales (6), M Napoli (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Kotchman 1, H Kendrick 1.
GIDP - O Cabrera.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - M Napoli (5, catch).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Thomson (W, 1-0) 7.0 6 3 2 0 0 0 2.57
J. Soria (H, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.56
O. Dotel (S, 7) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.46
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lackey (L, 10-5) 8.0 7 5 3 1 7 0 2.99
H. Carrasco 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6.03
WP - J Lackey.
BALK - J Lackey.
HBP - J Gathright (by J Lackey); A Gordon (by J Lackey).
Pitches-strikes - J Thomson 81-54; J Soria 16-10; O Dotel 14-7; J Lackey 107-71; H Carrasco 14-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Thomson 12-9; J Soria 0-2; O Dotel 2-1; J Lackey 9-7; H Carrasco 0-1.
Batters faced - J Thomson 26; J Soria 3; O Dotel 4; J Lackey 33; H Carrasco 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bob Davidson. 1B--Sam Holbrook. 2B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 3B--Randy Marsh.
Time: 2:23.
Attendance: 43,895.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, out to center.

Updated on Tuesday, Jun 26, 2007 5:37 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
J. LaRue J. LaRue
1-3
1 RBI
 LA Angels
V. Guerrero V. Guerrero
2-4