Kansas City 3, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(94-65)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 2
Kansas City 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 X 3 6 0
WP: Z. Greinke (10-14) S: J. Soria (43)
LP: M. Garza (15-10)
(66-93)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- K. Ka'aihue grounded out to first, G. Blanco scored, B. Butler to second
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Dyson tripled to left, B. Pena scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- K. Ka'aihue reached on fielder's choice, M. Aviles scored
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford homered to deep right center
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- R. Brignac hit sacrifice fly to deep right center, B.J. Upton scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jaso c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
B. Zobrist 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .242
C. Crawford lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .308
D. Johnson dh 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 .200
C. Pena 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .196
M. Joyce rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .237
    D. Jennings pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .190
B.J. Upton cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 .239
R. Brignac 2b 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 .259
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .257
 Totals 32 2 6 2 1 2 10 3 12  
 Batting
2B - B Zobrist (28, R Tejeda); B Upton (37, Z Greinke).
HR - C Crawford (18, 4th inning off Z Greinke 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - R Brignac.
RBI - C Crawford (89), R Brignac (45).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Johnson 1, B Upton 1, R Brignac 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - D Johnson (1, 2nd base off Z Greinke/B Pena), D Jennings (2, 2nd base off J Soria/B Pena), B Upton (42, 3rd base off Z Greinke/B Pena).
 
 Fielding
E - B Zobrist (4, field); M Joyce (2, field).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260
M. Aviles 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .309
B. Butler 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .318
K. Ka'aihue dh 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .221
W. Betemit 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .303
A. Gordon lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .215
Y. Betancourt ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
B. Pena c 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .260
J. Dyson cf 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .217
 Totals 32 3 6 3 0 1 6 1 10  
 Batting
2B - K Ka'aihue (6, J McGee); B Pena (10, M Garza).
3B - J Dyson (1, M Garza).
RBI - K Ka'aihue 2 (25), J Dyson (5).
2-out RBI - J Dyson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Blanco 1, M Aviles 1, K Ka'aihue 1, W Betemit 1, A Gordon 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Aviles (13, 2nd base off M Garza/J Jaso).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Garza (L, 15-10) 7.0 5 3 3 1 6 0 1.25 3.91  
D. Wheeler 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 3.45  
J. McGee 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.92 2.08  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (W, 10-14) 7.0 4 2 2 2 9 1 1.25 4.17  
R. Tejeda (H, 11) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.33 3.60  
J. Soria (S, 43) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.02 1.53  
Pitches-strikes - M Garza 106-74; D Wheeler 3-2; J McGee 10-7; Z Greinke 113-69; R Tejeda 22-13; J Soria 12-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Garza 13-8; D Wheeler 1-0; J McGee 1-0; Z Greinke 6-10; R Tejeda 0-2; J Soria 3-1.
Batters faced - M Garza 29; D Wheeler 1; J McGee 3; Z Greinke 27; R Tejeda 4; J Soria 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--John Hirschbeck. 1B--James Hoye. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Wally Bell.

Updated on Friday, Oct 1, 2010 3:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Crawford Carl Crawford
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
K. Ka'aihue Kila Ka'aihue
1-4
2 RBI