LA Angels 4, Kansas City 1

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, May 8, 2009 10:05 PM
Location - Angel Stadium
Temperature - 66°
Umpires - Home Plate - Brian Gorman, First Base - CB Bucknor, Second Base - Mike Everitt, Third Base - Gerry Davis,
Attendance - 41019

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 18-12 11-6 7-6 L1
LA Angels 14-14 8-7 6-7 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Los Angeles Angels have a 8-7 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 7-6 record on the road.
  • LA Angels has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Angels have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up losses. The Royals have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • Matt Palmer pitched 5.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.06. Brian Fuentes closed out the game to get the save and has 8 save s for the season. Gil Meche took the loss for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   LA Angels
Gil Meche Player Matt Palmer
Loss W/L Win
5.2 IP 5.1
7 Strikeouts 5
7 Hits 2
3.18 ERA 1.69
Hitting
Kansas City   LA Angels
Billy Butler Player Mike Napoli
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 1
0 HR 0
3 TB 2
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 4 0 5 .125 16 10 1 3 2 0
LA Angels 9 0 11 .265 14 10 2 3 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • LA Angels will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The Angels have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .571 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against LA Angels. The Royals have a W/L % of .526 after a win and .727 after a loss.
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