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Thursday, March 11, 2010:
Dodgers 6, Royals 4
LA DodgersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Furcal, SS2110100.154
Gordon, SS2000002.000
Johnson, Re, DH2110201.364
1-Perez, T, PR-DH1000000.000
Ethier, RF2113001.267
Russell, RF3000012.200
Kemp, CF2010001.333
Watson, CF3110001.250
Blake, 3B3222001.571
Reyes, Ar, 3B1000002.000
DeWitt, 2B3000002.333
De Jesus, 2B1000000.000
Mientkiewicz, 1B3010011.333
Gibbons, 1B1000000.000
Ausmus, C3011010.143
Ellis, A, C0000100.143
2-Cavazos-Galvez, PR0000000.000
Knoedler, C00000001.000
Repko, LF3000012.000
Lambo, LF0000100.000
Totals356965416.248

1-Ran for Johnson, Re in the 7th. 2-Ran for Ellis, A in the 8th.
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Podsednik, LF3122000.400
Coats, LF2000002.000
Kendall, C2000101.125
Bellorin, C1000000.600
Wilson, V, C1000001.000
DeJesus, RF3010011.308
Parraz, RF1100000.167
Butler, 1B3010002.313
Ka'aihue, 1B0000100.273
Ankiel, CF2000101.214
Maier, CF1011000.400
Guillen, J, DH3000011.100
a-Pena, B, PH-DH1000002.100
Fields, 3B3000021.125
Thorman, 3B1000002.286
Betancourt, Y, SS1100000.222
Betemit, SS1000110.143
1-Dyson, PR0000000.500
Bloomquist, 2B2111000.500
Falu, 2B1000101.167
Totals324645515.242
a-Flied out for Guillen, J in the 8th.
1-Ran for Betemit in the 9th.
BATTING
HR: Ethier (2, 3rd inning off Meche, 2 on, 0 out), Blake (1, 5th inning off Osuna, E, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Furcal; Johnson, Re; Ethier 4; Kemp; Watson; Blake 5; Mientkiewicz; Ausmus.
RBI: Ausmus (1), Ethier 3 (4), Blake 2 (3).
2-out RBI: Blake 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kemp; Mientkiewicz; Reyes, Ar; Gordon.
GIDP: Repko.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Gordon (1, fielding).
DP: 2 (Ausmus-DeWitt, DeWitt-Furcal-Mientkiewicz).

BATTING
2B: Bloomquist (1, McDonald, J).
HR: Podsednik (1, 3rd inning off McDonald, J, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Podsednik 5; DeJesus; Butler; Maier; Bloomquist 2.
RBI: Bloomquist (1), Podsednik 2 (2), Maier (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: DeJesus; Coats; Thorman; Wilson, V.
GIDP: Butler.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Podsednik (2, 2nd base off Ortiz, Ru/Ausmus), Falu (2, 2nd base off Zerpa/Ellis, A).
CS: Ankiel (1, 2nd base by McDonald, J/Ausmus).

FIELDING
E: Falu (2, fielding).
Outfield assists: Coats (Perez, T at home).
DP: (Bloomquist-Betancourt, Y-Butler).

LA DodgersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
McDonald, J(W, 1-0)2.033321113.50
Ortiz, Ru(H, 1)3.02000300.00
Troncoso(H, 1)1.00000000.00
Zerpa(H, 1)1.00001100.00
Schlichting(H, 1)1.01101000.00
Guerra(S, 1)1.00001000.00
Totals9.06435514.61
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche(L, 1-1)2.07441019.00
Rosario1.00000100.00
Osuna, E2.01221119.00
Soria1.00000100.00
Crow1.01001000.00
Rosa1.00002009.00
Herges1.000001013.50
Totals9.09665426.53
McDonald, J pitched to 3 batters in the 3rd.
Meche pitched to 4 batters in the 3rd.

WP: Rosario.
HBP: Betancourt, Y (by McDonald, J).
Pitches-strikes: McDonald, J 48-26, Ortiz, Ru 46-28, Troncoso 13-8, Zerpa 14-8, Schlichting 23-12, Guerra 17-10, Meche 46-28, Rosario 13-8, Osuna, E 30-17, Soria 11-10, Crow 13-7, Rosa 22-12, Herges 16-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: McDonald, J 1-2, Ortiz, Ru 4-2, Troncoso 1-2, Zerpa 1-0, Schlichting 2-2, Guerra 3-0, Meche 3-1, Rosario 0-2, Osuna, E 3-1, Soria 1-1, Crow 2-0, Rosa 2-1, Herges 0-1.
Batters faced: McDonald, J 10, Ortiz, Ru 11, Troncoso 3, Zerpa 4, Schlichting 6, Guerra 4, Meche 13, Rosario 3, Osuna, E 8, Soria 3, Crow 5, Rosa 5, Herges 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Rosario 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jon Merry. 1B: Chris Conroy. 2B: Alan Porter. 3B: Manny Gonzalez.
Weather: 57 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 1 mph, Varies.
T: 2:58.
Att: 5,083.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media