Pittsburgh 5, Kansas City 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, June 26, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - PNC Park
Temperature - 81°
Umpires - Home Plate - Scott Barry, First Base - Phil Cuzzi, Second Base - Tom Hallion, Third Base - Jerry Crawford,
Attendance - 18458

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 0-0 0-0 0-0 L2
Pittsburgh 0-0 0-0 0-0 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Pittsburgh Pirates have a 0-0 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 0-0 record on the road.
  • Pittsburgh has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Pirates have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Royals have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Virgil Vasquez pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 0.00. Matt Capps closed out the game to get the save and has 0 save s for the season. Gil Meche took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Nyjer Morgan, Jason Jaramillo, Jack Wilson hit homeruns for Pittsburgh. Mark Teahen had the only homerun for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   Pittsburgh
Gil Meche Player Virgil Vasquez
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 6.0
3 Strikeouts 7
5 Hits 4
7.20 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Kansas City   Pittsburgh
Miguel Olivo Player Nyjer Morgan
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 2
0 HR 1
3 TB 5
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 7 1 13 .212 6 9 3 2 0 0
Pittsburgh 6 3 15 .214 6 7 5 3 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Pittsburgh will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The Pirates have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against Pittsburgh. The Royals have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
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