MLB Box Score - New York vs. Kansas City

American League
BOS 4
BAL 0
SEA 1
DET 6
TOR 7
TB 2
OAK 3
TEX 5
NYY 3
KC 2
MIN 10
CHW 11
CLE 2
ANA 3
National League
FLA 6
PHI 3
CHC 1
PIT 6
MIL 4
CIN 11
HOU 3
NYM 11
WAS 1
ATL 7
SD 4
COL 10
STL 2
ARI 4
LA 4
SF 5
All times are US/Eastern

Yankees 3, Royals 2

Final
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9
R
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E
N.Y. Yankees
(79-62)
020000100390
Kansas City
(62-78)
020000000292
W: K. Farnsworth (2-1) L: N. Musser (0-1)
S: M. Rivera (24)
HR: NYY - A. Rodriguez (49), J. Posada (19)   KC - None
 
New York Yankees
Johnny Damon, LF5010001 .256
Derek Jeter, SS4110011 .320
Bobby Abreu, RF5011024 .288
Alex Rodriguez, 3B4131100 .315
Hideki Matsui, DH4000101 .294
Jorge Posada, C4111105 .336
Jason Giambi, 1B2000102 .246
    Doug Mientkiewicz, 1B1000000 .222
Robinson Cano, 2B4000015 .299
Melky Cabrera, CF4020010 .294
Totals3739345  
Batting
2B - Bobby Abreu (29, Musser)
HR - Alex Rodriguez (49, Meche), Jorge Posada (19, Meche)
RBI - Bobby Abreu (92), Alex Rodriguez (135), Jorge Posada (82)
2-OUT RBI - Bobby Abreu (22)
SB - Johnny Damon (23, 2nd base off Riske/Buck), Melky Cabrera (13, 2nd base off Meche/Buck)
Team LOB - 12
Fielding
PB - Jorge Posada (10)
Kansas City Royals
Joey Gathright, LF4010112 .317
Mark Grudzielanek, 2B5021011 .306
Ross Gload, 1B3010113 .300
Billy Butler, DH4010004 .299
Mark Teahen, RF3000102 .288
David DeJesus, CF4000005 .267
Alex Gordon, 3B4120000 .252
Jason Smith, SS4111021 .204
John Buck, C3010010 .232
   a- Mike Sweeney, PH1000000 .256
Totals3529236  
a-grounded out for Buck in the 9th
Batting
2B - Alex Gordon (30, Kennedy)
RBI - Mark Grudzielanek (46), Jason Smith (15)
CS - Joey Gathright (5, 2nd base by Kennedy/Posada)
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
E - Gil Meche 2 (3, Throwing)
New York Yankees
Ian Kennedy 5722320 2.25
Kyle Farnsworth (W,2-1) 1000020 4.33
Joba Chamberlain (H,6) 2200010 0.00
Mariano Rivera (S,24) 1000010 3.06
Pitches-Strikes - Ian Kennedy 87-53, Kyle Farnsworth 11-8, Joba Chamberlain 29-19, Mariano Rivera 7-6
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Ian Kennedy 4-8, Joba Chamberlain 2-3, Mariano Rivera 1-1
Batters Faced - Ian Kennedy 24, Kyle Farnsworth 3, Joba Chamberlain 8, Mariano Rivera 3
Kansas City Royals
Gil Meche 6522232 3.82
Neal Musser (L,0-1) 0.2211210 4.44
Joel Peralta 0.1000000 3.71
Jimmy Gobble 0.2200000 3.35
David Riske 1.1000010 2.24
IBB - Rodriguez by Neal Musser
HBP - Jeter (by David Riske)
Pitches-Strikes - Gil Meche 105-70, Neal Musser 23-9, Joel Peralta 5-3, Jimmy Gobble 10-6, David Riske 28-17
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Gil Meche 9-7, Neal Musser 1-0, Jimmy Gobble 1-1
Batters Faced - Gil Meche 26, Neal Musser 6, Joel Peralta 1, Jimmy Gobble 4, David Riske 5
Game Information
Attendance - 27462
Game Time - 3:25
Temperature - 79
Umpires - Home - Marty Foster, First Base - Paul Schrieber, Second Base - Field Culbreth, Third Base - Travis Reininger