Kansas City 5, Boston 1

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 8:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 66°
Umpires - Home Plate - Andy Fletcher, First Base - Ted Barrett, Second Base - Greg Gibson, Third Base - Tim McClelland,
Attendance - 21228

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0
Kansas City 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 89-61 52-22 37-39 L2
Kansas City 63-88 32-44 31-44 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Kansas City Royals have a 32-44 record at home this season. The Boston Red Sox have a 37-39 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Royals have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Zack Greinke pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.08. Joakim Soria closed out the game to get the save and has 28 save s for the season. Paul Byrd took the loss for Boston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Boston   Kansas City
Paul Byrd Player Zack Greinke
Loss W/L Win
6.2 IP 6.0
0 Strikeouts 5
9 Hits 2
6.75 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Boston   Kansas City
Dustin Pedroia Player Alberto Jose Callaspo
1 Hits 3
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
2 TB 3
.500 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Boston 2 0 3 .067 17 9 1 6 2 0
Kansas City 9 0 9 .281 18 1 5 4 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Boston. The Royals have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .409 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Kansas City. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .583 after a loss.
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