MLB Box Score - Kansas City vs. Oakland

American League
ANA 6
BOS 2
DET 8
CLE 5
BAL 7
NYY 6
TB 3
TOR 0
SEA 10
TEX 11
CHW 5
MIN 6
KC 5
OAK 2
National League
STL 8
ATL 3
COL 4
PIT 6
PHI 2
WAS 1
NYM 4
FLA 1
CHC 7
MIL 1
CIN 2
HOU 6
ARI 3
SD 0
SF 0
LA 2
All times are US/Eastern

Royals 5, Athletics 2

Final
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2
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9
R
H
E
Kansas City
(49-59)
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Oakland
(53-53)
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W: G. Meche (9-9) L: G. Smith (5-10)
S: J. Soria (29)
HR: KC - M. Aviles (6), J. Buck (8)   OAK - None
 
Kansas City Royals
David DeJesus, CF-LF4000000 .301
Mike Aviles, SS4221001 .318
Mark Grudzielanek, 2B2001011 .300
Jose Guillen, RF2000121 .259
    Mitch Maier, PR-CF1000011 .091
Billy Butler, DH3000101 .259
Alex Gordon, 3B4110011 .253
Mark Teahen, LF-RF4110011 .248
John Buck, C4113011 .247
Ross Gload, 1B3000000 .266
Totals3155527  
Batting
2B - Alex Gordon (25, Smith)
3B - Mike Aviles (2, Smith)
HR - Mike Aviles (6, Smith), John Buck (8, Smith)
SF - Mark Grudzielanek (2)
RBI - Mike Aviles (27), Mark Grudzielanek (24), John Buck 3 (37)
2-OUT RBI - Mike Aviles (15), John Buck 3 (10)
PK - David DeJesus (3, Smith)
Team LOB - 3
Fielding
DP - Grudzielanek-Aviles-Gload
Oakland Athletics
Eric Patterson, LF4000013 .188
    Wes Bankston, 1B0000000 .222
Ryan Sweeney, RF4000021 .302
Kurt Suzuki, C3000100 .298
Carlos Gonzalez, CF4000021 .274
Jack Cust, DH3110110 .222
Mark Ellis, 2B4121001 .230
Jack Hannahan, 1B-3B4020012 .238
Bobby Crosby, SS4011011 .246
Brooks Conrad, 3B2000021 .158
   a- Emil Brown, PH-LF0000100 .246
Totals32262310  
a-walked for Conrad in the 7th
Batting
2B - Jack Cust (10, Meche), Mark Ellis (19, Meche), Bobby Crosby (27, Meche)
RBI - Mark Ellis (36), Bobby Crosby (42)
2-OUT RBI - Mark Ellis (18)
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - Jack Hannahan (10, Missed catch of throw)
Kansas City Royals
Gil Meche (W,9-9) 7522280 4.22
Ron Mahay (H,18) 1000100 1.78
Joakim Soria (S,29) 1100020 1.50
Pitches-Strikes - Gil Meche 101-64, Ron Mahay 8-4, Joakim Soria 19-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Gil Meche 5-8, Ron Mahay 2-0
Batters Faced - Gil Meche 28, Ron Mahay 3, Joakim Soria 4
Oakland Athletics
Greg Smith (L,5-10) 7455252 4.04
Jerry Blevins 1000010 0.73
Lenny DiNardo 1100010 7.31
HBP - Grudzielanek (by Jerry Blevins)
Pitches-Strikes - Greg Smith 96-64, Jerry Blevins 15-9, Lenny DiNardo 19-12
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Greg Smith 7-9, Jerry Blevins 2-0, Lenny DiNardo 1-1
Batters Faced - Greg Smith 27, Jerry Blevins 4, Lenny DiNardo 4
Game Information
Attendance - 12182
Game Time - 2:25
Temperature - 61
Umpires - Home - Brian Knight, First Base - Ed Montague, Second Base - Jim Wolf, Third Base - Phil Cuzzi