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Box > Kansas City 8, San Francisco 1
Carrasco is Royal pain for 'Frisco
D.J. Carrasco was outstanding, allowing only five hits to the Giants in nine innings as Kansas City took the opening game of the team's first visit to the City by the Bay.
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Terrence Long comes home in front of Mike Matheny during the seventh inning Tuesday (George Nikitin/AP)
After J.T. Snow plated Jason Ellison in the first inning, the runs dried up and Kansas City got hot, chasing Kirk Rueter for seven runs and handing the Giants a loss at SBC Park.
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Kansas City (18-39)
Won 1
Kansas City 8, San Francisco 1   SF
San Francisco (24-32)
Lost 2
June 7, 2005
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Kansas City
2 1 2 0 2 0 1 0 0   8 13 0
San Francisco
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 5 2
Standings through 6/7/05  |  Gameday  |  Royals Stats  |  Giants Stats
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Berroa, SS5330010.256
DeJesus, CF4211111.279
Sweeney, 1B5111003.298
Brown, RF4022001.264
Long, LF5132001.250
Graffanino, 2B4122102.287
Teahen, 3B4010024.245
Buck, C4000004.203
Carrasco, P4000001.000
Totals3981382417 

BATTING
2B: Teahen (6, Rueter).
3B: DeJesus (5, Rueter), Berroa (1, Rueter), Long (1, Brower).
HR: Graffanino (2, 2nd inning off Rueter, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Berroa 5; DeJesus 3; Sweeney; Brown 2; Long 5; Graffanino 5; Teahen 2.
RBI: Brown 2 (26), Long 2 (14), Graffanino 2 (11), DeJesus (20), Sweeney (37).
2-out RBI: Graffanino.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Carrasco; Buck 2; Graffanino.
SF: Brown.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Long (2, 2nd base by Rueter/Matheny).
PO: Long (1st base by Rueter).

 
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ellison, CF4120000.319
Cruz, SS4010013.319
Snow, 1B4011001.270
Alou, RF3000011.280
Levine, P0000000.000
a-Niekro, PH1000000.305
Durham, 2B4000001.259
Alfonzo, 3B3000000.312
Feliz, LF3010000.277
Matheny, C3000001.235
Rueter, P1000000.238
Brower, P1000010.000
Tucker, RF1000001.219
Totals32151038 

a-Grounded out for Levine in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ellison (11, Carrasco).
TB: Ellison 3; Cruz; Snow; Feliz.
RBI: Snow (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cruz.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Ellison (6, fielding), Durham (5, missed catch).
Pickoffs: Rueter (Long at 1st base).

 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Carrasco (W, 2-1)9.05110302.48
 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rueter (L, 2-4)4.19751014.65
Brower 2.22111306.67
Levine 2.02000105.59

Pitches-strikes: Carrasco 111-75, Rueter 75-46, Brower 40-25, Levine 27-20.
Ground outs-fly outs: Carrasco 17-7, Rueter 5-7, Brower 3-2, Levine 3-2.
Batters faced: Carrasco 32, Rueter 23, Brower 11, Levine 8.
Inherited runners-scored: Brower 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Ted Barrett. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Rick Reed. 3B: Terry Craft.
Weather: 61 degrees, clear.
Wind: 23 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:15.
Att: 37,037.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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