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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 66-68W3000 100 200 390
Kansas City Royals 56-77L3001 010 000 272
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Frank Francisco - 1st career save

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joaquin Arias2b23.340500001.344814022
    Brandon Boggslf25.230412102.23684848363
    Michael Youngss31.312400000.287129119012728
    Milton Bradleydh30.134401002.32310679621694
    Hank Blalock1b27.279400000.255377594151
    Marlon Byrdcf30.362201011.299956129404
    Nelson Cruzrf28.057400001.2503148130
    Chris Davis3b22.163412001.274545413370
    Jarrod Saltalamacchiac23.117413101.255581513260
        Joaquin Benoitp31.032000000.00040218000
        Jamey Wrightp34.184000000.00063321000
        Frank Franciscop28.077000000.00048160000
    Totals: 3539219.2577254507 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Avilesss27.167400001.32473737355
    Alberto Callaspo2b25.130300010.28447126051
    David DeJesuscf28.251401101.290109615105910
    Jose Guillenrf32.102401000.249125139317802
    Billy Butlerdh22.131402000.2691031957420
    Miguel Olivoc30.043400001.2647062511365
    Ross Gload1b32.144400002.2741124733343
    Mark Teahen3b26.355311010.24212250410453
    Esteban Germanlf29.244412102.240743510195
        Ramon Ramirezp26.361000000.00060143000
        Kip Wellsp31.128000000.00018199000
    Totals: 3427227.2069134697 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Billy Butler (18), Chris Davis (14), Esteban German (12), Jarrod Saltalamacchia 2 (13)
    HR:  Brandon Boggs (8)
    RBIs:  Brandon Boggs (36), David DeJesus (59), Esteban German (19), Jarrod Saltalamacchia (26)
    GDP:  Joaquin Arias (3), Nelson Cruz (1)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Matt Harrison  (W 6-3)23.0116.27212405.671.599966331010
    Joaquin Benoit31.0320.10000105.141.6975240269
    Jamey Wright34.18410000004.191.40129363343
    Frank Francisco  (Sv 1)28.07710000203.741.2397248160
    Pitching Totals:9721270 1278740161782

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Brian Bannister  (L 7-14)27.1806.26321815.751.4710068322762
    Ramon Ramirez26.3610.11000002.951.3164260143
    Kip Wells31.12822000104.761.712014619250
    Pitching Totals:9932191 1268640106455

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Matt Harrison 99-66-33;  Joaquin Benoit 7-5-2;  Jamey Wright 12-9-3;  Frank Francisco 9-7-2;  Brian Bannister 100-68-32;  Ramon Ramirez 6-4-2;  Kip Wells 20-14-6; 
    Batters Faced:  Matt Harrison 29;  Joaquin Benoit 1;  Jamey Wright 3;  Frank Francisco 3;  Brian Bannister 28;  Ramon Ramirez 2;  Kip Wells 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  12,662
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Emmel  1B  Bill Miller  2B  Jerry Meals  3B  Gary Darling 

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