Kansas City 6, Tampa Bay 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 7 0
Kansas City 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 X 6 11 0
WP: K. Davies (4-2)
LP: A. Sonnanstine (10-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- M. Aviles homered to deep left center
Bot 4th: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to deep center, D. DeJesus scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus doubled to right, M. Aviles scored, D. DeJesus to third advancing on throw
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford singled to right, B.J. Upton scored
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- B. Butler homered to deep left, E. German and D. DeJesus scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .275
B.J. Upton cf 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 .270
C. Crawford lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .267
E. Longoria 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .279
C. Pena 1b 3 0 2 0 0 1 2 .243
W. Aybar dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .224
G. Gross rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .224
    J. Gomes ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .194
    E. Hinske ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254
S. Riggans c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .241
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254
 Totals 32 1 7 1 2 4 17  
 Batting
2B - A Iwamura (19, K Davies); C Pena (12, K Davies); E Longoria (26, K Davies).
RBI - C Crawford (51).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Gross 1, J Gomes 2, W Aybar 1.
GIDP - C Crawford, S Riggans.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Upton (31, 2nd base off K Davies/M Olivo).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. German 2b 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .252
M. Aviles ss 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 .306
D. DeJesus lf 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 .305
B. Butler dh 3 1 2 4 1 0 1 .257
A. Gordon 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .247
M. Teahen rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .248
R. Gload 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .269
M. Olivo c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .246
M. Maier cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
 Totals 35 6 11 6 2 2 10  
 Batting
2B - D DeJesus 2 (18, A Sonnanstine 2); B Butler (14, A Sonnanstine); E German (6, A Sonnanstine).
HR - M Aviles (5, 1st inning off A Sonnanstine 0 on, 1 Out), B Butler (6, 7th inning off Al Reyes 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Aviles (26), B Butler 4 (33), D DeJesus (55).
2-out RBI - D DeJesus, B Butler 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Olivo 2, R Gload 1, B Butler 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E German (6, 3rd base off Al Reyes/S Riggans).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (E German-M Aviles-R Gload, A Gordon-E German-R Gload).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Sonnanstine (L, 10-6) 6.2 8 5 5 2 2 1 4.65
A. Reyes 0.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.58
T. Miller 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.13
J. Hammel 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.47
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Davies (W, 4-2) 5.0 6 1 1 2 2 0 4.34
R. Mahay (H, 17) 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.81
L. Nunez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.13
J. Soria 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.57
WP - K Davies, Al Reyes.
IBB - D DeJesus (by A Sonnanstine).
HBP - C Pena (by L Nunez); E Hinske (by J Soria).
Pitches-strikes - A Sonnanstine 94-63; Al Reyes 15-11; T Miller 8-5; J Hammel 13-8; K Davies 83-47; R Mahay 22-14; L Nunez 17-14; J Soria 5-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sonnanstine 6-12; Al Reyes 0-0; T Miller 0-1; J Hammel 1-2; K Davies 5-8; R Mahay 0-5; L Nunez 0-2; J Soria 2-1.
Batters faced - A Sonnanstine 30; Al Reyes 2; T Miller 2; J Hammel 3; K Davies 22; R Mahay 6; L Nunez 5; J Soria 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian O'Nora. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Jerry Crawford. 3B--Paul Nauert.
Time: 2:37.
Attendance: 13,779.
Weather: 91 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 27, 2008 10:17 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Pena Carlos Pena
2-3
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI