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Orioles even series
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Orioles 7, Royals 5
Adam Jones scores on an RBI single by Brandon Fahey in the second inning. (Steve Ruark/AP)
Backed by a big four-run third that was highlighted by Ramon Hernandez's
bases-loaded two-run single, the Orioles topped the Royals to even the series at Camden Yards and give Radhames Liz his third win of the season.
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Series at a glance:
KC
Kansas City (38-46)
Lost 1
Baltimore 7, Kansas City 5   BAL
Baltimore (42-40)
Won 1
July 1, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Kansas City
1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2   5 10 0
Baltimore
1 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 X   7 8 0
Standings thru 7/1/08  |  Recap: KC | BAL  |  Gameday  |  Royals stats  |  Orioles stats
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Aviles, M, SS5000008.303
Grudzielanek, 2B4012103.306
Gordon, 3B5221023.262
Guillen, LF4000001.277
Teahen, RF3112020.258
Butler, DH3010110.272
Gload, 1B3110111.264
Olivo, C4020003.266
Gathright, CF3120101.249
Totals3451054620 

BATTING
2B: Gordon (21, Liz).
HR: Gordon (11, 1st inning off Liz, 0 on, 2 out), Teahen (9, 5th inning off Liz, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Grudzielanek; Gordon 6; Teahen 4; Butler; Gload; Olivo 2; Gathright 2.
RBI: Gordon (41), Teahen 2 (29), Grudzielanek 2 (17).
2-out RBI: Gordon; Grudzielanek 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Grudzielanek 2; Gordon.
SF: Teahen.
GIDP: Aviles, M 2.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Gload, Gordon-Grudzielanek-Gload).

 
BaltimoreABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, 2B3211101.295
Markakis, RF4110011.286
Huff, 1B4021001.277
Millar, DH3000113.239
Scott, LF4100005.276
Mora, 3B3100110.227
Hernandez, R, C4122010.244
Jones, CF3112011.272
Fahey, SS3011001.219
Totals317873513 

BATTING
2B: Fahey (2, Hochevar).
HR: Roberts (6, 7th inning off Gobble, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Roberts 4; Markakis; Huff 2; Hernandez, R 2; Jones; Fahey 2.
RBI: Huff (47), Fahey (3), Hernandez, R 2 (31), Jones 2 (31), Roberts (31).
2-out RBI: Fahey; Hernandez, R 2; Jones 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Roberts.
GIDP: Jones.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Roberts (22, 2nd base off Hochevar/Olivo).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Roberts-Fahey-Huff, Mora-Roberts-Huff).

 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hochevar (L, 5-6)6.06663204.91
Gobble 1.02110117.40
Tejeda 1.00000205.59
 
BaltimoreIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Liz (W, 3-0)6.07331425.46
Loewen (H, 1)2.02001107.08
Sarfate 0.10222003.44
Sherrill (S, 27)0.21000103.62

HBP: Jones (by Hochevar).
Pitches-strikes: Hochevar 98-58, Gobble 22-13, Tejeda 17-10, Liz 80-55, Loewen 25-14, Sarfate 18-10, Sherrill 11-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Hochevar 6-9, Gobble 0-2, Tejeda 0-1, Liz 4-10, Loewen 4-1, Sarfate 0-1, Sherrill 1-0.
Batters faced: Hochevar 27, Gobble 5, Tejeda 3, Liz 25, Loewen 8, Sarfate 3, Sherrill 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Sherrill 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Larry Vanover. 1B: Mike Everitt. 2B: Mike DiMuro. 3B: Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, L to R.
T: 2:41.
Att: 19,756.

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