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Saturday, March 6, 2010:
Royals 2, Rangers 1
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF2010000.400
a-Coats, PH-LF2000001.000
Getz, 2B2000001.000
Falu, 2B2000001.000
Callaspo, 3B2010000.400
b-Thorman, PH-3B2000002.333
Pena, B, C2000011.000
Bellorin, C2110000.500
Ankiel, CF2000010.167
Dyson, CF2010001.500
Guillen, J, RF2110000.250
Anderson, RF2011011.400
Gordon, 1B2000010.250
Mejia, 1B2000012.000
Fields, DH3000011.000
Betancourt, Y, SS2010000.400
Betemit, SS1000000.000
Totals342710611.216
a-Grounded out for DeJesus in the 6th. b-Flied out for Callaspo in the 6th.
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gentry, CF3000011.286
Beltre, E, CF1000011.000
Arias, 2B3010000.200
Olmedo, 2B1000010.000
Moreland, LF4000001.375
Cruz, N, RF2000011.333
Butler, Jy, RF1000110.000
Davis, C, 1B2010000.429
Smoak, 1B2000011.167
Hall, DH3010001.333
a-Tracy, C, PH-DH1000010.500
Brown, M, 3B1000111.500
German, 3B11101001.000
Saltalamacchia, C2000022.400
Frostad, E, C1000111.000
Andrus, SS2010002.125
Garcia, L, SS1001001.000
Totals3115141113.291
a-Struck out for Hall in the 9th.
BATTING
2B: Guillen, J (1, Hunter, T), Betancourt, Y (1, Geary), Anderson (1, Eyre).
TB: DeJesus; Callaspo; Bellorin; Dyson; Guillen, J 2; Anderson 2; Betancourt, Y 2.
RBI: Anderson (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Thorman 2; Fields.
GIDP: Pena, B.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Falu (1, 2nd base off Kiker/Frostad, E).
CS: Gordon (1, 2nd base by Hunter, T/Saltalamacchia).

FIELDING
DP: (Betancourt, Y-Falu-Gordon).

BATTING
2B: Davis, C (1, Crow).
TB: Arias; Davis, C 2; Hall; German; Andrus.
RBI: Garcia, L (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cruz, N; Andrus; Brown, M; Beltre, E.
GIDP: Gentry.
Team RISP: 0-for-8.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Arias (1, 2nd base off Meche/Pena, B), German (1, 3rd base off Payano/Bellorin).

FIELDING
E: Brown, M (2, throw), Frostad, E (1, fielding), Garcia, L 2 (2, throw, missed catch).
DP: (Brown, M-Arias-Davis, C).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche(W, 1-0)2.02001100.00
Crow(H, 1)2.01000300.00
Osuna, E(H, 1)1.01000100.00
Wood, Bl(H, 1)1.00001100.00
Payano(H, 1)1.00112109.00
Rupe(S, 1)2.01000400.00
Totals9.051141105.00
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hunter, T(L, 0-1)2.01100200.00
Harrison2.02000000.00
Oliver1.00000200.00
Geary1.01000000.00
Eyre1.02100100.00
Kiker1.00000000.00
Francisco, F1.01000100.00
Totals9.07200601.73
Pitches-strikes: Meche 41-26, Crow 23-17, Osuna, E 6-5, Wood, Bl 22-14, Payano 18-8, Rupe 34-22, Hunter, T 29-19, Harrison 25-18, Oliver 7-7, Geary 7-6, Eyre 16-11, Kiker 16-11, Francisco, F 12-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Meche 4-1, Crow 2-0, Osuna, E 1-0, Wood, Bl 0-1, Payano 1-1, Rupe 1-1, Hunter, T 4-0, Harrison 5-0, Oliver 1-0, Geary 2-1, Eyre 1-1, Kiker 3-1, Francisco, F 0-1.
Batters faced: Meche 9, Crow 7, Osuna, E 3, Wood, Bl 4, Payano 5, Rupe 7, Hunter, T 7, Harrison 7, Oliver 3, Geary 4, Eyre 5, Kiker 4, Francisco, F 4.
Umpires: HP: Mark Ripperger. 1B: Chris Tiller. 2B: Lance Barrett. 3B: Chris Conroy.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, Varies.
T: 2:29.
Att: 6,511.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media