Kansas City 3, St. Louis 2

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, May 24, 2009 2:15 PM
Location - Busch Stadium
Temperature - 82°
Umpires - Home Plate - Todd Tichenor, First Base - Jerry Layne, Second Base - Tony Randazzo, Third Base - Chris Guccione,
Attendance - 44213

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 22-22 14-10 8-12 W1
St. Louis 26-18 17-9 9-9 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the St. Louis Cardinals have a 17-9 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 8-12 record on the road.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Cardinals have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Royals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Brian Bannister pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.79. Juan Cruz closed out the game to get the save and has 2 save s for the season. Joel Pineiro took the loss for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   St. Louis
Brian Bannister Player Joel Pineiro
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 7.0
4 Strikeouts 3
7 Hits 8
3.00 ERA 3.86
Hitting
Kansas City   St. Louis
Billy Butler Player Joel Pineiro
2 Hits 2
0 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 8 0 12 .229 9 5 3 0 0 0
St. Louis 8 0 10 .235 12 6 2 5 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • St. Louis will play their next game on the road against Milwaukee. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .593 after a win and .588 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Detroit. The Royals have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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