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Monday, July 28, 2008:
Royals 4, Athletics 2
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, CF-RF4010101.304
Aviles, SS5130001.314
Grudzielanek, 2B5000025.302
Guillen, J, RF3112020.260
Maier, CF1000000.100
Butler, B, DH3120100.262
Gordon, A, 3B4132011.253
Buck, C4000023.247
Gload, 1B4010013.269
German, E, LF4000001.243
Totals3741142815.261
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Patterson, E, LF3100131.205
Suzuki, K, C3130000.300
Sweeney, R, RF4011013.307
Cust, DH4000035.221
Gonzalez, C, CF4021003.280
Ellis, M, 2B4000012.227
Hannahan, 1B4000021.235
Crosby, SS4000010.246
Conrad, 3B3010010.176
Totals3327211215.247
BATTING
HR: Guillen, J (14, 1st inning off Braden, 1 on, 2 out), Gordon, A (12, 6th inning off Braden, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Gload; DeJesus; Guillen, J 4; Butler, B 2; Aviles 3; Gordon, A 6.
RBI: Guillen, J 2 (69), Gordon, A 2 (47).
2-out RBI: Guillen, J 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gload.
GIDP: Grudzielanek.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
DP: (Greinke-Aviles-Gload).

BATTING
2B: Gonzalez, C (18, Greinke), Conrad (1, Greinke).
TB: Conrad 2; Sweeney, R; Suzuki, K 3; Gonzalez, C 3.
RBI: Gonzalez, C (19), Sweeney, R (35).
2-out RBI: Gonzalez, C.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ellis, M; Patterson, E; Gonzalez, C.
GIDP: Hannahan.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: (Conrad-Ellis, M-Hannahan).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Greinke(W, 8-7)7.172211103.98
Ramirez, R(H, 14)0.20000102.90
Soria(S, 28)1.00000001.53
Totals9.072211204.61
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Braden(L, 2-1)6.26442724.39
Casilla, S1.03000102.93
Embree1.12000004.99
Totals9.011442823.55
HBP: Suzuki, K (by Greinke).
Pitches-strikes: Greinke 106-68, Ramirez, R 6-4, Soria 10-7, Braden 101-67, Casilla, S 24-16, Embree 19-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Greinke 4-2, Ramirez, R 1-0, Soria 1-1, Braden 4-5, Casilla, S 1-1, Embree 1-2.
Batters faced: Greinke 30, Ramirez, R 2, Soria 3, Braden 28, Casilla, S 6, Embree 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Ramirez, R 2-0, Embree 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Phil Cuzzi. 1B: Brian Knight. 2B: Ed Montague. 3B: Jim Wolf.
Weather: 57 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 15 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:37.
Att: 12,464.
Venue: McAfee Coliseum.
July 28, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media