Seattle 7, Kansas City 6

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, August 4, 2009 8:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 87°
Umpires - Home Plate - Tim McClelland, First Base - Mike Estabrook, Second Base - Andy Fletcher, Third Base - Greg Gibson,
Attendance - 15057

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 1 0 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 7 14 1
Kansas City 2 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 6 11 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Seattle 55-51 27-22 28-29 W1
Kansas City 41-65 23-33 18-32 L2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 23-33 record at home this season. The Seattle Mariners have a 28-29 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Royals have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Seattle has a streak of 1 straight up wins. The Mariners have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Shawn Kelley pitched 2.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.16. David Aardsma closed out the game to get the save and has 26 save s for the season. Jamey Wright took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Ichiro Suzuki had the only homerun for Seattle.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Seattle   Kansas City
Ryan Rowland-Smith Player Luke Hochevar
No Decision W/L No Decision
4.0 IP 5.0
3 Strikeouts 8
6 Hits 7
9.00 ERA 7.20
Hitting
Seattle   Kansas City
Micheal Saunders Player Yuniesky Betancourt
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 2
0 HR 0
3 TB 5
.600 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Seattle 14 1 21 .341 28 14 7 4 0 1
Kansas City 11 0 15 .306 22 6 5 3 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Seattle. The Royals have a W/L % of .452 after a win and .344 after a loss.
  • Seattle will play their next game on the road against Kansas City. The Mariners have a W/L % of .444 after a win and .596 after a loss.
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