St. Louis 7, Kansas City 1

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, June 20, 2009 4:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 78°
Umpires - Home Plate - Paul Schrieber, First Base - Paul Nauert, Second Base - Joe West, Third Base - Ed Rapuano,
Attendance - 38769

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
St. Louis 38-31 21-16 17-15 W2
Kansas City 29-38 19-19 10-19 L4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 19-19 record at home this season. The St. Louis Cardinals have a 17-15 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Royals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Cardinals have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Chris Carpenter pitched 7.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 1.53. Ryan Franklin closed out the game to get the save and has 17 save s for the season. Brian Bannister took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Albert Pujols, Khalil Greene hit homeruns for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
St. Louis   Kansas City
Chris Carpenter Player Brian Bannister
Win W/L Loss
7.2 IP 8.0
6 Strikeouts 4
3 Hits 6
1.17 ERA 2.25
Hitting
St. Louis   Kansas City
Ryan Ludwick Player Willie Bloomquist
2 Hits 1
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
2 TB 1
.500 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
St. Louis 10 2 16 .278 10 7 7 0 0 1
Kansas City 5 0 9 .156 13 7 1 3 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against St. Louis. The Royals have a W/L % of .467 after a win and .405 after a loss.
  • St. Louis will play their next game on the road against Kansas City. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .526 after a win and .581 after a loss.
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