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Friday, April 25, 2008:
Royals 8, Blue Jays 4
Eckstein, SS5010010.247
Hill, A, 2B4110001.290
Rios, A, RF4120001.305
Wells, V, CF4001003.277
Stairs, DH3110011.317
Rolen, 3B3012101.333
Overbay, 1B4121002.286
Stewart, LF4000012.212
Barajas, C3000012.182
a-Zaun, PH1000000.266
a-Grounded out for Barajas in the 9th.
DeJesus, CF-LF4023111.414
Callaspo, 2B4011112.333
Gordon, A, 3B5010024.310
Guillen, J, LF5110023.182
Gathright, CF0000000.250
Teahen, RF3110100.259
Butler, B, DH4011001.302
1-German, E, PR-DH0100000.063
Gload, 1B4211011.281
Buck, C4222000.230
Pena, T, SS2110100.148
1-Ran for Butler, B in the 8th.
2B: Stairs (1, Greinke), Rolen (1, Oviedo).
HR: Overbay (1, 7th inning off Greinke, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Eckstein; Rios, A 2; Rolen 2; Stairs 2; Hill, A; Overbay 5.
RBI: Overbay (6), Wells, V (17), Rolen 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Rolen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barajas; Overbay 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 6.

E: Eckstein 2 (5, throw, missed catch), Wells, V (1, fielding).
Pickoffs: Barajas (Pena, T at 3rd base).

2B: Gload (2, Burnett, AJ), Buck 2 (3, Burnett, AJ, Downs, S).
TB: Teahen; DeJesus 2; Butler, B; Callaspo; Gordon, A; Pena, T; Gload 2; Guillen, J; Buck 4.
RBI: Buck 2 (9), DeJesus 3 (7), Butler, B (11), Gload (5), Callaspo (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Callaspo 2; Butler, B; Gordon, A; Guillen, J 2.
SAC: Pena, T.
Team RISP: 6-for-14.
Team LOB: 8.

PO: Pena, T (3rd base by Barajas).

Burnett, AJ(L, 2-2)7.18533606.07
Downs, S(BS, 1)0.03331003.27
Oviedo(BS, 1)(W, 2-0)1.03330002.70
Downs, S pitched to 5 batters in the 8th.

Game Scores: Burnett, AJ , Greinke .
WP: Burnett, AJ.
Balk: Burnett, AJ 2.
IBB: Pena, T (by Downs, S).
HBP: Stairs (by Oviedo).
Pitches-strikes: Burnett, AJ 102-64, Downs, S 20-12, Frasor 11-8, Greinke 93-63, Oviedo 23-15, Soria 12-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Burnett, AJ 11-2, Downs, S 1-0, Frasor 1-0, Greinke 6-6, Oviedo 3-0, Soria 3-0.
Batters faced: Burnett, AJ 33, Downs, S 5, Frasor 2, Greinke 27, Oviedo 7, Soria 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Downs, S 2-2, Frasor 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Gary Darling. 1B: Jerry Meals. 2B: Bill Miller. 3B: Paul Emmel.
Weather: 48 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, L to R.
T: 2:48.
Att: 22,561.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
April 25, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media