Kansas City 6, Texas 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 5 0
Kansas City 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 X 6 12 1
WP: B. Bannister (7-6)
LP: J. Wright (3-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- B. Butler homered to deep center, M. Grudzielanek and M. Teahen scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Gload hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Teahen scored
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek singled to center, J. Buck scored, D. DeJesus out at third
Top 8th: Texas
- S. Sosa homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon doubled to center, R. Gload scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Catalanotto lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .228
M. Young ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .296
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .299
S. Sosa dh 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .245
M. Byrd cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .343
B. Wilkerson rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .223
A. Melhuse c 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .234
R. Vazquez 2b 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .253
T. Metcalf 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .245
 Totals 33 1 5 1 2 8 15  
 Batting
HR - S Sosa (16, 8th inning off J Soria 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - S Sosa (70).
2-out RBI - S Sosa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, B Wilkerson 1, F Catalanotto 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - T Metcalf (4, throw).
Outfield assists - M Byrd (D DeJesus at 3rd base).
DP - 3 (J Wright-M Young-M Teixeira, M Young-R Vazquez-M Teixeira, R Vazquez-M Young-M Teixeira).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 .278
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 1 3 1 0 0 2 .308
M. Teahen rf 3 2 1 0 1 1 3 .283
B. Butler dh 4 1 1 3 0 0 2 .309
R. Gload 1b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .285
A. Gordon 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .245
E. Brown lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .226
J. Buck c 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .233
T. Pena Jr. ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .281
 Totals 29 6 11 6 4 2 10  
 Batting
2B - M Teahen (18, J Wright); A Gordon (21, S Feldman).
HR - B Butler (4, 1st inning off J Wright 2 on, 1 Out).
S - T Pena Jr.
SF - R Gload.
RBI - B Butler 3 (30), R Gload (29), M Grudzielanek (34), A Gordon (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Grudzielanek 1, J Buck 1.
GIDP - T Pena Jr, B Butler, A Gordon.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - D DeJesus (3, 2nd base by J Wright/A Melhuse).
 
 Fielding
E - T Pena Jr (18, throw).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Wright (L, 3-3) 6.2 10 5 5 4 2 1 4.57
R. Mahay 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.13
S. Feldman 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.03
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bannister (W, 7-6) 7.0 4 0 0 2 6 0 3.42
J. Soria 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 2.44
D. Riske 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.27
IBB - D DeJesus (by J Wright).
BALK - S Feldman.
Pitches-strikes - J Wright 98-57; R Mahay 4-3; S Feldman 18-12; B Bannister 116-76; J Soria 19-12; D Riske 9-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Wright 11-5; R Mahay 1-0; S Feldman 2-1; B Bannister 7-8; J Soria 1-2; D Riske 0-1.
Batters faced - J Wright 29; R Mahay 1; S Feldman 5; B Bannister 28; J Soria 4; D Riske 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Tim Tschida. 2B--Todd Tichenor. 3B--Jim Wolf.
Time: 2:30. (Plus rain delay totaling 36 minutes in the 8th).
Attendance: 21,730.
Weather: 87 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
TEXAS SHORTSTOP MICHAEL YOUNG SINGLED IN THE THIRD INNINGT TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 28, 2007 12:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
S. Sosa S. Sosa
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
B. Butler B. Butler
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI