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Wednesday, August 27, 2008:
Rangers 3, Royals 2
Arias, Joa, 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
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
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, Joa; Young, M.
GIDP: Cruz, N, Arias, Joa.
Team RISP: 1-for-4.
Team LOB: 7.

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

PB: Saltalamacchia (6).

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.

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

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
Bannister, B(L, 7-14)6.26321815.75
Ramirez, R0.11000002.93
Wells, K2.02000104.81
Game Scores: Harrison, M 56, Bannister, B 59.
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