Kansas City 5, Seattle 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 10 1
Kansas City 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 9 1
WP: H. Ramirez (1-0)
LP: B. Morrow (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek singled to left center, D. DeJesus scored, M. Teahen to third
- A. Gordon singled to left center, M. Teahen scored, M. Grudzielanek to third
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Teahen grounded into fielder's choice, E. German scored, D. DeJesus to third, M. Aviles out at second
Top 6th: Seattle
- R. Ibanez homered to deep right, I. Suzuki scored
- J. Reed doubled to deep left, J. Vidro and A. Beltre scored, J. Reed to third on shortstop M. Aviles' throwing error, J. Reed out at home
Bot 9th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus homered to deep right, J. Gathright scored
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .305
J. Lopez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .299
R. Ibanez lf 4 1 1 2 0 0 3 .273
J. Vidro 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .215
    M. Cairo 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
A. Beltre 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .259
J. Reed cf 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 .268
K. Johjima c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .212
T. Hulett dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
    W. Bloomquist ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
Y. Betancourt ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .269
 Totals 35 4 10 4 1 1 10  
 Batting
2B - J Reed (5, G Meche).
HR - R Ibanez (11, 6th inning off G Meche 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Ibanez 2 (55), J Reed 2 (11).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ibanez 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - J Vidro (1, throw).
DP - 1 (A Beltre-J Lopez-J Vidro).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 5 2 2 2 0 1 0 .307
M. Aviles ss 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .297
M. Teahen rf 4 1 0 1 0 0 2 .249
J. Guillen dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .273
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .313
A. Gordon 3b 4 0 1 1 0 2 2 .250
J. Buck c 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .251
R. Gload 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .276
E. German lf 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .217
    B. Butler ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .253
    J. Gathright pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251
 Totals 35 5 9 5 2 6 13  
 Batting
HR - D Dejesus (10, 9th inning off B Morrow 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Grudzielanek (20), A Gordon (45), M Teahen (33), D DeJesus 2 (51).
2-out RBI - M Grudzielanek, A Gordon, D DeJesus 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Guillen 1, J Buck 1.
GIDP - J Buck.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Teahen (Y Betancourt at 1st base).
DP - 1 (M Teahen-R Gload).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Washburn 6.0 7 3 1 1 1 0 4.83
S. Green (H, 13) 1.2 1 0 0 0 3 0 2.81
A. Rhodes (H, 10) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.12
B. Morrow (L, 1-2; BS, 2) 0.2 1 2 2 1 1 1 1.80
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche 6.2 10 4 4 1 1 1 4.71
H. Ramirez (W, 1-0) 2.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50
Pitches-strikes - J Washburn 111-70; S Green 24-16; A Rhodes 5-4; B Morrow 12-7; G Meche 98-66; H Ramirez 21-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Washburn 9-8; S Green 1-1; A Rhodes 0-0; B Morrow 1-0; G Meche 6-11; H Ramirez 7-0.
Batters faced - J Washburn 26; S Green 6; A Rhodes 1; B Morrow 4; G Meche 29; H Ramirez 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Miller. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Todd Tichenor. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Time: 2:31.
Attendance: 23,792.
Weather: 74 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 12, 2008 9:58 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
J. Reed Jeremy Reed
2-4
2 RBI
 Kansas City
D. DeJesus David DeJesus
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI