Kansas City 8, Tampa Bay 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(34-52)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 1 7 8 2
Kansas City 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 3 1 8 9 2
WP: O. Dotel (2-1)
LP: S. Camp (0-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- T. Pena Jr. hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Buck scored
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- G. Norton walked, C. Crawford scored, C. Pena to third, T. Wigginton to second
- D. Young singled to left, C. Pena scored, T. Wigginton to third, G. Norton to second
- J. Gomes hit sacrifice fly to center, T. Wigginton scored
Bot 4th: Kansas City
- E. German scored on D. Navarro's throwing error
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena homered to deep right, A. Iwamura scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- B. Butler homered to deep center
- D. DeJesus singled to left, J. Gathright scored
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- E. Brown walked, D. DeJesus scored, E. German to third, M. Teahen to second
- A. Gordon walked, E. German scored, M. Teahen to third, E. Brown to second
- B. Butler singled to right, M. Teahen scored, E. Brown to third, A. Gordon to second
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- B. Harris singled to right, C. Crawford scored, B. Harris to second on right fielder M. Teahen's fielding error
Bot 9th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek singled to right center, T. Pena Jr. scored, M. Teahen to third
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 3b 5 1 2 0 0 2 0 .300
C. Crawford lf 3 2 0 0 1 1 2 .286
B. Harris ss 5 0 3 1 0 0 1 .313
C. Pena 1b 3 2 1 2 2 1 1 .288
T. Wigginton 2b 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 .268
G. Norton dh 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 .181
D. Young cf 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 .279
J. Gomes rf 3 1 1 2 0 1 2 .256
D. Navarro c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .178
 Totals 34 7 8 7 5 10 12  
 Batting
3B - A Iwamura (4, G Meche).
HR - C Pena (20, 5th inning off G Meche 1 on, 2 Out), J Gomes (7, 6th inning off G Meche 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Gomes.
RBI - G Norton (7), D Young (48), J Gomes 2 (19), C Pena 2 (52), B Harris (39).
2-out RBI - C Pena 2, J Gomes, B Harris.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 3, D Navarro 1.
Reached via catcher's interference - C Crawford 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Crawford (23, 2nd base off O Dotel/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
E - D Navarro (4, throw); B Harris (9, catch).
DP - 2 (D Navarro-B Harris, A Iwamura-D Navarro-C Pena).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .284
E. German 2b-3b 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 .281
M. Teahen rf 3 1 0 0 2 1 3 .282
R. Gload 1b 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .246
    E. Brown ph 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .222
    M. Grudzielanek 2b 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .270
A. Gordon 3b-1b 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 .233
B. Butler dh 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .284
J. Buck c 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .245
J. Gathright lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .328
T. Pena Jr. ss 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .275
 Totals 30 8 9 7 7 5 7  
 Batting
2B - J Buck (12, A Sonnanstine).
3B - E German (4, A Sonnanstine).
HR - B Butler (3, 5th inning off A Sonnanstine 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D DeJesus , J Gathright.
SF - T Pena Jr.
RBI - T Pena Jr (23), B Butler 2 (14), D DeJesus (32), E Brown (33), A Gordon (26), M Grudzielanek (27).
2-out RBI - D DeJesus, M Grudzielanek.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Gathright 2, M Teahen 1.
GIDP - J Buck.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - E German (4, 2nd base by A Sonnanstine/D Navarro), J Gathright (2, 2nd base by A Sonnanstine).
 
 Fielding
E - J Buck (7, catchers interference); M Teahen (4, bobble).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Sonnanstine 7.0 6 4 3 1 5 1 5.36
J. Witasick 0.0 0 3 3 3 0 0 4.81
C. Fossum (BS, 3) 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 7.17
S. Camp (L, 0-3) 1.2 3 1 1 1 0 0 5.66
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche 6.0 5 6 6 4 4 2 3.54
J. Gobble 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.70
Z. Greinke 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 4.43
O. Dotel (W, 2-1; BS, 3) 1.0 1 1 0 1 2 0 3.71
WP - G Meche.
IBB - C Pena (by O Dotel), M Teahen (by S Camp).
Pitches-strikes - A Sonnanstine 97-66; J Witasick 19-7; C Fossum 12-4; S Camp 20-11; G Meche 90-55; J Gobble 15-9; Z Greinke 22-16; O Dotel 24-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sonnanstine 6-9; J Witasick 0-0; C Fossum 0-0; S Camp 5-0; G Meche 6-8; J Gobble 1-0; Z Greinke 1-0; O Dotel 0-1.
Batters faced - A Sonnanstine 27; J Witasick 3; C Fossum 2; S Camp 8; G Meche 27; J Gobble 4; Z Greinke 4; O Dotel 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Tom Hallion.
Time: 3:12.
Attendance: 20,458.
Weather: 90 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, swirling.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 8, 2007 4:47 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
B. Harris B. Harris
3-5
1 RBI
 Kansas City
B. Butler B. Butler
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI