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Thursday, September 4, 2008:
Royals 5, Athletics 4
One out when winning run scored.
Sweeney, R, CF5100003.281
Crosby, SS5111011.246
Sweeney, M, DH5000003.280
Cust, LF5012010.228
Suzuki, K, C4020101.286
Barton, 1B4121012.226
Hannahan, 3B5010023.220
Cunningham, A, RF3010102.300
Patterson, E, 2B3110103.212
DeJesus, CF-RF4130001.293
Aviles, SS4110112.329
Guillen, J, RF4110011.248
Gathright, CF1011000.250
Butler, B, DH4112021.280
Shealy, 1B4011020.250
Olivo, C4020010.260
Teahen, 3B4000013.240
Callaspo, 2B4010001.301
German, E, LF4110001.240
2B: Cust (14, Bannister, B).
3B: Cunningham, A (1, Bannister, B).
HR: Barton (9, 6th inning off Bannister, B, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Cunningham, A 3; Cust 2; Hannahan; Crosby; Barton 5; Patterson, E; Suzuki, K 2.
RBI: Crosby (56), Cust 2 (61), Barton (41).
2-out RBI: Cust 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cunningham, A; Suzuki, K; Sweeney, R; Patterson, E; Hannahan.
SAC: Barton.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 9.

E: Crosby (16, throw).
DP: 2 (Patterson, E-Crosby, Patterson, E-Crosby-Barton).
Pickoffs: Eveland (German, E at 1st base).

2B: Butler, B (20, Eveland), Callaspo (4, Eveland).
TB: DeJesus 3; Aviles; Butler, B 2; Callaspo 2; German, E; Olivo 2; Guillen, J; Shealy; Gathright.
RBI: Butler, B 2 (52), Shealy (2), Gathright (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Butler, B; Callaspo.
SAC: DeJesus.
GIDP: DeJesus.
Team RISP: 4-for-8.
Team LOB: 6.

SB: Olivo (6, 2nd base off Eveland/Suzuki, K).
CS: German, E (3, 2nd base by Eveland/Suzuki, K).
PO: German, E (1st base by Eveland).

E: Aviles (9, fielding).

Devine(L, 4-1)1.11101100.75
Bannister, B7.07412315.56
Ramirez, R1.01001102.81
Soria(W, 2-3)2.01000101.80
Game Scores: Eveland 41, Bannister, B 54.
WP: Eveland.
Balk: Soria.
IBB: Cunningham, A (by Ramirez, R), Aviles (by Devine).
Pitches-strikes: Eveland 83-57, Street 21-15, Devine 25-15, Bannister, B 108-69, Ramirez, R 14-7, Soria 25-19.
Groundouts-flyouts: Eveland 6-3, Street 3-0, Devine 3-1, Bannister, B 6-10, Ramirez, R 1-0, Soria 3-0.
Batters faced: Eveland 26, Street 6, Devine 7, Bannister, B 31, Ramirez, R 5, Soria 7.
Umpires: HP: CB Bucknor. 1B: Kevin Causey. 2B: Joe West. 3B: Ed Hickox.
Weather: 64 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:40.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
September 4, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media