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Wednesday, August 27, 2008:
Rangers 3, Royals 2
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Arias, 2B5000013.344
Boggs, LF4121020.236
Young, M, SS4000002.287
Bradley, DH4010021.323
Blalock, 1B4000002.255
Byrd, CF2010111.299
Cruz, N, RF4000013.250
Davis, C, 3B4120010.274
Saltalamacchia, C4131011.254
Totals353921913.281
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Aviles, SS4000013.324
Callaspo, 2B3000102.284
DeJesus, CF4011013.290
Guillen, J, RF4010001.249
Butler, B, DH4020000.269
Olivo, C4000013.264
Gload, 1B4000023.274
Teahen, 3B3110102.242
German, E, LF4121021.240
Totals342722718.261
BATTING
2B: Saltalamacchia 2 (13, Bannister, B, Bannister, B), Davis, C (14, Bannister, B).
HR: Boggs (8, 4th inning off Bannister, B, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Saltalamacchia 5; Davis, C 3; Bradley; Boggs 5; Byrd.
RBI: Boggs (36), Saltalamacchia (26).
2-out RBI: Saltalamacchia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Arias; Young, M.
GIDP: Cruz, N, Arias.
Team RISP: 1-for-4.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
PO: Davis, C (1st base by Olivo).

FIELDING
PB: Saltalamacchia (6).

BATTING
2B: German, E (12, Harrison, M), Butler, B (18, Harrison, M).
TB: Teahen; DeJesus; Guillen, J; Butler, B 3; German, E 3.
RBI: German, E (19), DeJesus (59).
2-out RBI: DeJesus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: DeJesus 2; Teahen 2; Guillen, J.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Teahen (5, throw), Bannister, B (2, fielding).
DP: 2 (Aviles-Callaspo-Gload 2).
Pickoffs: Olivo (Davis, C at 1st base).

TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Harrison, M(W, 6-3)6.27212405.67
Benoit(H, 11)0.10000105.18
Wright, J(H, 15)1.00000004.17
Francisco, F(S, 1)1.00000203.71
Totals9.07212705.32
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bannister, B(L, 7-14)6.26321815.75
Ramirez, R0.11000002.93
Wells, K2.02000104.81
Totals9.09321914.69
HBP: Byrd (by Bannister, B).
Pitches-strikes: Harrison, M 99-67, Benoit 7-5, Wright, J 12-9, Francisco, F 9-7, Bannister, B 102-69, Ramirez, R 6-4, Wells, K 20-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Harrison, M 9-3, Benoit 0-0, Wright, J 2-1, Francisco, F 1-0, Bannister, B 5-4, Ramirez, R 0-0, Wells, K 2-1.
Batters faced: Harrison, M 29, Benoit 1, Wright, J 3, Francisco, F 3, Bannister, B 28, Ramirez, R 2, Wells, K 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Benoit 2-0, Ramirez, R 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Jerry Meals. 3B: Gary Darling.
Weather: 85 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, R to L.
T: 2:29.
Att: 12,662.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
August 27, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media