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Royals are shut out
Angels 3, Royals 0
Mike Sweeney reacts after flying out in the third with two runners on base. (John Sleezer/AP)
The Royals were shut out by the Angels in the finale of a two-game series, as the home team managed just five hits. Kansas City received more bad news off the field, as manager Buddy Bell is taking a medical leave from the team, and outfielder David DeJesus was injured during the game.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: September 20, 2006
LAA
LA Angels (82-70)
Won 2
LA Angels 3, Kansas City 0   KC
Kansas City (58-94)
Lost 3
September 20, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2   3 9 1
Kansas City
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 5 0
Standings thru 9/20/06  |  Gameday  |  Angels Stats  |  Royals Stats
LA AngelsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Cabrera, SS4023000.281
Kendrick, 1B4000011.270
  Erstad, 1B1000011.221
Guerrero, DH4010011.326
Rivera, RF3010100.296
Quinlan, 3B2010102.321
  a-Izturis, PH-3B1000002.290
Anderson, LF4120012.280
Molina, C4000003.247
Kennedy, 2B4110002.272
Figgins, CF2110111.261
Totals333933515 

a-Flied out for Quinlan in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Kennedy (25, Perez), Quinlan (11, Perez), Rivera (24, Perez), Anderson (28, Sisco), Cabrera (43, Nelson).
TB: Cabrera 3; Guerrero; Rivera 2; Quinlan 2; Anderson 3; Kennedy 2; Figgins.
RBI: Cabrera 3 (71).
2-out RBI: Cabrera 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Anderson; Quinlan 2; Figgins; Izturis; Erstad.
S: Figgins.
SF: Cabrera.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Cabrera (26, 3rd base off Dohmann/Bako).
CS: Figgins (16, 2nd base by Perez/Bako).

FIELDING
E: Molina (8, throw).

 
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF2010000.291
  Brown, LF2000001.291
German, 2B2010201.342
Sweeney, DH4000014.250
Shealy, 1B4000021.289
Costa, RF4000021.276
Berroa, SS3010110.233
Bako, C4010011.213
  1-Phillips, PR0000000.281
Keppinger, 3B4010003.160
Gathright, CF3000023.232
Totals320503915 


1-Ran for Bako in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: German (17, Escobar), DeJesus (33, Escobar).
TB: DeJesus 2; German 2; Berroa; Bako; Keppinger.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Shealy; Sweeney 2; German; Gathright 2.
S: Gathright.
Team LOB: 9.

 
LA AngelsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Escobar (W, 11-13)7.04001503.40
Shields (H, 31)1.00001103.04
Rodriguez (S, 44)1.01001301.73
 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Perez (L, 6-8)7.06111306.06
Dohmann 0.21001106.45
Sisco 1.01110007.44
Nelson 0.11111104.19

WP: Shields, Rodriguez, Dohmann.
Pitches-strikes: Escobar 105-64, Shields 17-10, Rodriguez 26-14, Perez 104-67, Dohmann 16-8, Sisco 18-11, Nelson 11-6.
Ground outs-fly outs: Escobar 10-6, Shields 1-1, Rodriguez 0-1, Perez 8-9, Dohmann 0-1, Sisco 1-2, Nelson 0-0.
Batters faced: Escobar 26, Shields 4, Rodriguez 6, Perez 27, Dohmann 4, Sisco 4, Nelson 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Sisco 2-0, Nelson 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Jim Reynolds. 1B: Kerwin Danley. 2B: Tim Welke. 3B: Gary Cederstrom.
Weather: 68 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, R to L.
T: 2:55.
Att: 8,947.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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