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Giants fall short
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Royals 11, Giants 10
Ray Durham dives safely back to first base on a pickoff attempt in the first. (Orlin Wagner/AP)
Despite 16 hits, including a 4-for-5, three-RBI outing by Randy Winn and a 3-for-5, three-RBI game by John Bowker, mound struggles and miscues proved costly on Sunday, as San Francisco came up short in its series finale against Kansas City.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (32-44)
Lost 2
Kansas City 11, San Francisco 10   KC
Kansas City (33-43)
Won 2
June 22, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
2 3 1 0 4 0 0 0 0   10 16 2
Kansas City
0 0 2 1 2 5 1 0 X   11 14 2
Standings thru 6/22/08  |  Recap: SF | KC  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Royals stats
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lewis, LF4231200.292
Durham, 2B4310212.296
Winn, RF5243100.307
Molina, DH5001008.308
Rowand, CF4122100.305
Bowker, 1B5033002.273
Castillo, 3B-SS5120003.258
Holm, C4110113.221
Burriss, SS4000022.286
  a-Aurilia, PH-3B1000011.289
Totals411016107521 

a-Struck out for Burriss in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Lewis 2 (17, Davies, Fulchino), Castillo (21, Fulchino), Bowker (8, Yabuta).
TB: Lewis 5; Durham; Winn 4; Rowand 2; Bowker 4; Castillo 3; Holm.
RBI: Rowand 2 (41), Lewis (23), Winn 3 (32), Molina (48), Bowker 3 (32).
2-out RBI: Rowand 2; Winn; Bowker 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Castillo 2; Bowker; Molina 2; Durham.
SF: Molina.
GIDP: Holm.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lewis (13, 2nd base off Yabuta/Buck), Winn (11, 2nd base off Fulchino/Buck).

FIELDING
E: Burriss (2, fielding), Lewis (3, missed catch).
PB: Holm (1).
Outfield assists: Rowand (DeJesus at home).

 
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF3222200.309
Gathright, CF4011123.245
Gordon, 3B3111113.268
Guillen, DH5021025.291
Aviles, M, 2B-SS5013013.328
Teahen, RF4120111.259
Buck, C4210124.243
Gload, 1B4221001.241
Pena, SS2110011.159
  a-Callaspo, PH-2B2211000.299
Totals3611141061021 

a-Singled for Pena in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: DeJesus (10, Lincecum), Buck (12, Yabu), Aviles, M (8, Chulk).
TB: DeJesus 3; Gathright; Gordon; Guillen 2; Aviles, M 2; Teahen 2; Buck 2; Gload 2; Pena; Callaspo.
RBI: DeJesus 2 (37), Aviles, M 3 (12), Gordon (32), Guillen (58), Gload (10), Callaspo (4), Gathright (13).
2-out RBI: DeJesus; Guillen; Aviles, M 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Buck 3; Aviles, M; Guillen.
SF: Gordon.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Aviles, M (2, 2nd base off Lincecum/Holm).
CS: Teahen (2, 2nd base by Walker/Holm).

FIELDING
E: Davies (1, pickoff), Gathright (1, throw).
DP: (Pena-Aviles, M-Gload).

 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lincecum 5.06552802.54
Yabu 0.04440002.75
Taschner (H, 7)0.11111002.70
Chulk (BS, 2)0.21001104.83
Hinshaw (L, 1-1)0.21102003.45
Walker 1.11000104.60
 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Davies 1.16552103.12
Fulchino 3.07443209.00
Yabuta 1.22111005.46
Mahay (W, 3-0)2.00001102.09
Soria (S, 20)1.01000101.32

Yabu pitched to 4 batters in the 6th.

WP: Lincecum 2, Davies, Fulchino.
IBB: Teahen (by Chulk).
Pitches-strikes: Lincecum 109-64, Yabu 14-6, Taschner 17-9, Chulk 16-8, Hinshaw 19-9, Walker 14-10, Davies 52-34, Fulchino 68-36, Yabuta 31-17, Mahay 25-13, Soria 14-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Lincecum 5-2, Yabu 0-0, Taschner 0-1, Chulk 0-1, Hinshaw 0-1, Walker 2-0, Davies 2-1, Fulchino 5-2, Yabuta 2-3, Mahay 4-1, Soria 2-0.
Batters faced: Lincecum 23, Yabu 4, Taschner 3, Chulk 4, Hinshaw 5, Walker 4, Davies 12, Fulchino 18, Yabuta 8, Mahay 7, Soria 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Taschner 2-1, Chulk 3-2, Walker 2-0, Fulchino 2-1, Yabuta 2-2.
EjectionsSan Francisco Giants pitcher Alex Hinshaw ejected by HP umpire Bill Welke. (7th).
Umpires: HP: Bill Welke. 1B: Todd Tichenor. 2B: Tim Welke. 3B: Chuck Meriwether.
Weather: 85 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, L to R.
T: 3:59.
Att: 20,499.

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