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Game Story

Dustin Ackley delivered the clutch hit, while Chris Young baffled the Kansas City Royals batters. Ackley drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out ninth inning single as the Seattle Mariners beat the Royals 2-1 on Saturday. His single to right on a 2-2 count scored Kyle Seager, who doubled with two...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Sea 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 10 0
KC 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Seattle
Cole Gillespie singled to shallow center, Brad Miller scored, James Jones to third
SEA 1 - KC 0
Bottom 5th: Kansas City
Alex Gordon homered to deep right
SEA 1 - KC 1
Top 9th: Seattle
Dustin Ackley singled to shallow right, Kyle Seager scored, Stefen Romero to third
SEA 2 - KC 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
James JonesCF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .293
Cole GillespieLF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .254
Robinson Canó2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .332
Logan Morrison1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .172
John BuckC 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .232
Kyle Seager3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
Stefen RomeroRF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .204
Endy ChávezRF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
Jesús MonteroDH 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .286
Dustin AckleyPR-DH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .233
Brad MillerSS 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .202
Totals 35 2 10 2 0 0 2 0 11
Batting
2B - K Seager (17, J Vargas)
RBI - C Gillespie (5), D Ackley (26)
2-out RBI - D Ackley
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Morrison 1
GIDP - J Jones, L Morrison
Team LOB - 6
Running
CS - S Romero (3, Home by K Herrera/S Perez)
Fielding
Outfield assists - J Jones
DP - 2 (B Miller-R Cano-L Morrison, R Cano-B Miller-L Morrison)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jarrod DysonCF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .287
Eric Hosmer1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .255
Billy ButlerDH 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
Alex GordonLF 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .292
Salvador PérezC 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .280
Justin MaxwellRF 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .156
Mike Moustakas3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .174
Alcides EscobarSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .288
Pedro Ciriaco2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
Omar InfantePH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .244
Totals 27 1 3 1 1 2 5 0 4
Batting
HR - A Gordon (9, 5th inning off C Young 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - A Gordon (40)
GIDP - E Hosmer, S Perez
Team LOB - 1
Fielding
E - A Escobar (6, throw)
DP - 2 (P Ciriaco-A Escobar-E Hosmer, P Ciriaco-A Escobar-E Hosmer)

Pitching

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Chris Young 7.0 3 1 1 1 2 1 1.17 3.23
Yoervis Medina(W, 4-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.13 2.63
Fernando Rodney(SV, 20) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.26 2.15

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jason Vargas(L, 7-3) 8.2 10 2 2 0 2 0 1.21 3.16
Kelvin Herrera 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.28 2.30
Pitching
BALK - J Vargas
Pitches-strikes - C Young 99-72; Y Medina 14-10; F Rodney 11-5; J Vargas 115-84; K Herrera 5-2
Ground balls-fly balls - C Young 5-11; Y Medina 1-0; F Rodney 1-0; J Vargas 17-10; K Herrera 0-0
Batters faced - C Young 23; Y Medina 3; F Rodney 3; J Vargas 35
Game Details
Game Time: 2:42.
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Marcus Pattillo.
Weather: 91 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 21,640.