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Giants fall in KC
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Royals 5, Giants 3
Kevin Correia allowed three runs in five innings on Saturday. (Orlin Wagner/AP)
Making his second start since returning from the disabled list, Kevin Correia gave up three runs on six hits and four walks over five innings, and the Giants went on to fall to the Royals. Catcher Bengie Molina had two RBIs.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (32-43)
Lost 1
Kansas City 5, San Francisco 3   KC
Kansas City (32-43)
Won 1
June 21, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0   3 4 0
Kansas City
1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 X   5 7 1
Standings thru 6/21/08  |  Recap: SF | KC  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Royals stats
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lewis, LF4110020.285
Durham, DH2210210.296
Winn, RF4000012.298
Molina, C1002110.314
Rowand, CF4000023.302
Bowker, 1B4010010.264
Aurilia, 3B4010012.290
Castillo, 2B4000001.255
Vizquel, SS3000001.171
Totals30342399 

BATTING
TB: Lewis; Durham; Bowker; Aurilia.
RBI: Molina 2 (47).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rowand; Aurilia.
SF: Molina 2.
Team LOB: 5.

 
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF4110100.305
Aviles, M, SS4032000.339
Gordon, 3B1100302.267
Guillen, DH4122015.289
Grudzielanek, 2B3001105.303
Teahen, RF4000004.256
Buck, C4000012.243
Gload, 1B4110000.235
Gathright, CF3100100.245
Totals315756218 

BATTING
2B: Aviles, M (7, Correia), Gload (6, Correia).
HR: Guillen (12, 7th inning off Sadler, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: DeJesus; Aviles, M 4; Guillen 5; Gload 2.
RBI: Grudzielanek (14), Aviles, M 2 (9), Guillen 2 (57).
2-out RBI: Aviles, M 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Teahen; Grudzielanek; Gordon.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Meche (3, throw).
PB: Buck (3).

 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Correia (L, 1-5)5.06334205.20
Hinshaw 1.10111003.60
Sadler 0.01111014.19
Taschner 1.20000002.39
 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche (W, 5-8)5.23212704.91
Mahay (H, 11)1.11000002.21
Ramirez (H, 9)1.00101003.09
Soria (S, 19)1.00000201.36

Sadler pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

Pitches-strikes: Correia 99-65, Hinshaw 20-11, Sadler 11-5, Taschner 17-13, Meche 101-61, Mahay 14-7, Ramirez 18-10, Soria 15-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Correia 5-8, Hinshaw 1-3, Sadler 0-0, Taschner 2-3, Meche 4-6, Mahay 3-1, Ramirez 1-2, Soria 0-1.
Batters faced: Correia 25, Hinshaw 5, Sadler 2, Taschner 5, Meche 23, Mahay 5, Ramirez 4, Soria 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Sadler 1-1, Taschner 1-0, Mahay 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Chuck Meriwether. 1B: Bill Welke. 2B: Todd Tichenor. 3B: Tim Welke.
Weather: 84 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, L to R.
T: 2:55.
Att: 28,903.

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