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Thursday, February 26, 2009:
Royals 7, Rangers 2
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kinsler, 2B3000003.333
Vallejo, 2B2000012.000
Young, 3B3010000.200
Duran, 3B1000000.000
Hamilton, CF3111011.500
Borbon, CF1000000.000
Blalock, DH3000011.333
a-Jones, A, PH-DH1000010.000
Cruz, N, RF2100110.400
Golson, RF1000010.667
Murphy, LF3010000.333
Catalanotto, LF1000000.000
Davis, C, 1B2000113.400
Smoak, 1B1000010.667
Teagarden, C2010010.500
Ramirez, M, C1000011.333
Melhuse, C10100001.000
Andrus, El, SS2000101.200
Arias, J, SS1010000.500
Totals3426131012.329
a-Struck out for Blalock in the 8th.
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crisp, CF3121000.500
2-Murphy, PR-CF12100001.000
Pena, T, SS2110110.333
Hernandez, L, SS0000000.000
DeJesus, D, LF3011011.400
Costa, LF0000000.000
b-Shealy, PH0000100.000
3-Lubanski, PR-LF0100000.000
Guillen, DH1000100.000
1-Hulett, PR-DH0000000.000
a-Ka'aihue, PH-DH2011003.500
Jacobs, 1B3010013.333
Gload, 1B1013000.250
Gordon, 3B3000021.000
Smith, Cor, 3B1000001.000
Bloomquist, 2B2000001.000
Teahen, 2B2000010.200
Buck, C2111010.500
Pena, B, C1000100.000
Maier, RF2000010.250
Duarte, RF2110000.500
Totals3171074810.297
a-Singled for Hulett in the 5th. b-Walked for Costa in the 7th.
1-Ran for Guillen in the 3rd. 2-Ran for Crisp in the 5th. 3-Ran for Shealy in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Murphy (1, Pimentel).
HR: Hamilton (2, 5th inning off Peralta, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Young; Hamilton 4; Murphy 2; Teagarden; Melhuse; Arias, J.
RBI: Hamilton (2).
2-out RBI: Hamilton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kinsler 2; Andrus, El; Ramirez, M; Vallejo.
GIDP: Davis, C.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Murphy (DeJesus, D at 2nd base).

BATTING
3B: Gload (1, Guardado).
HR: Buck (1, 3rd inning off Holland, 0 on, 0 out), Crisp (1, 3rd inning off Holland, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Crisp 5; Murphy; Pena, T; DeJesus, D; Ka'aihue; Jacobs; Gload 3; Buck 4; Duarte.
RBI: Buck (1), Crisp (1), DeJesus, D (1), Ka'aihue (1), Gload 3 (3).
2-out RBI: Ka'aihue; Gload 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jacobs; Smith, Cor.
S: Hernandez, L.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Pena, B (1, 2nd base by Mathis/Ramirez, M).

FIELDING
E: Pena, T (1, fielding), Buck (1, throw).
DP: (Phillips-Pena, T-Jacobs).

TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Millwood2.01000300.00
Holland1.022222218.00
Eyre1.00000200.00
Mathis(L, 0-1)2.04221109.00
Guardado1.033310027.00
Torres, J1.00000000.00
Totals8.010774827.41
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Davies2.02002200.00
Phillips2.00101100.00
Peralta(BS, 1)(W, 1-0)1.01110119.00
Pimentel(H, 1)2.01000200.00
Colon1.00000200.00
Rosa1.02000200.00
Totals9.062131015.29
WP: Holland, Phillips.
Groundouts-flyouts: Millwood 0-3, Holland 1-0, Eyre 0-1, Mathis 3-0, Guardado 1-2, Torres, J 3-0, Davies 1-3, Phillips 3-3, Peralta 2-0, Pimentel 1-3, Colon 0-1, Rosa 1-0.
Batters faced: Millwood 7, Holland 7, Eyre 3, Mathis 9, Guardado 7, Torres, J 3, Davies 10, Phillips 8, Peralta 4, Pimentel 7, Colon 3, Rosa 5.
Umpires: HP: Delfin Colon. 1B: Chris Tiller. 2B: David Uyl. 3B: Will Robinson.
Weather: 72 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, R to L.
T: 2:33.
Att: 3,423.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media