Toronto 9, Kansas City 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, June 5, 2009 7:07 PM
Location - Rogers Centre
Temperature - 59°
Umpires - Home Plate - Mark Carlson, First Base - Tim Tschida, Second Base - Bob Davidson, Third Base - Jeff Nelson,
Attendance - 15435

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 5 3
Toronto 1 1 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 9 10 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 23-31 15-15 8-16 L8
Toronto 31-26 20-9 11-17 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Toronto Blue Jays have a 20-9 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 8-16 record on the road.
  • Toronto has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Blue Jays have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 8 straight up loss. The Royals have won 1 of their last 10 games.
  • Ricky Romero pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.10. Zack Greinke took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Adam Lind, Lyle Overbay, Rod Barajas hit homeruns for Toronto. Jose Guillen, Mike Jacobs hit homeruns for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   Toronto
Zack Greinke Player Ricky Romero
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 7.0
3 Strikeouts 5
9 Hits 5
9.00 ERA 3.86
Hitting
Kansas City   Toronto
Miguel Olivo Player Marco Scutaro
1 Hits 3
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
1 TB 6
.333 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 5 2 11 .161 7 7 3 3 0 3
Toronto 10 3 24 .286 12 6 9 3 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Toronto will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The Blue Jays have a W/L % of .533 after a win and .538 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against Toronto. The Royals have a W/L % of .458 after a win and .400 after a loss.
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