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Saturday, July 8, 2006, 6:11PM
, Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 22,635, Time of Game: 3:24
Blue Jays
7
48-39
 Won 1 
3rd, 6 GB
at Royals
5
31-55
 Lost 1 
5th, 27½ GB
W: Brian Tallet (2-0)
L: Joel Peralta (1-1)
S: B.J. Ryan (24)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Blue Jays       1  0  3   1  0  0   2  0  0    7 15  2
Royals          0  1  4   0  0  0   0  0  0    5  8  1

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Reed Johnson RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .362 .448 .508 .955 14 11 -0.087 1.22 0.057 -0.143 -0.8 8 0 2B
Frank Catalanotto LF 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .327 .433 .500 .933 22 13 0.030 0.90 0.087 -0.057 -0.0 1 0 2B
Vernon Wells CF 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .314 .378 .599 .978 15 10 0.169 1.14 0.224 -0.055 1.6 2 0 3B
Lyle Overbay 1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .296 .365 .498 .863 16 11 -0.085 1.10 0.039 -0.124 -0.5 8 0
Shea Hillenbrand 3B 4 2 1 1 0 0 5 .303 .345 .481 .826 16 11 0.061 1.33 0.196 -0.135 -0.4 0 1 HR,HBP,GDP
Gregg Zaun C 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .316 .392 .529 .922 20 13 0.026 1.07 0.115 -0.089 0.1 7 0 2B
Bengie Molina DH 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .285 .332 .412 .744 21 13 0.024 1.00 0.067 -0.043 0.1
Aaron Hill SS 5 1 4 2 0 1 5 .288 .337 .382 .719 21 13 0.149 1.03 0.196 -0.047 1.8 1 2 SB
Russ Adams 2B 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .229 .284 .339 .623 26 14 0.074 1.03 0.158 -0.083 0.2 0 3 3B
Ted Lilly P 0 0
   Casey Janssen P 0 1
   Brian Tallet P 0 0
   Brandon League P 0 0
   Justin Speier P 0 0
   B.J. Ryan P 0 0
Team Totals 41 7 15 7 3 3 45 .366 .422 .610 1.032 171 109 0.361 1.09 1.139 -0.776 2.0 27 7
2B: R Johnson (13, off S Elarton); G Zaun (11, off S Elarton); F Catalanotto (16, off S Elarton).
3B: V Wells (4, off S Elarton); R Adams (1, off J Peralta).
HR: S Hillenbrand (12, off J Peralta, 7th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF-CF).
HBP: S Hillenbrand (6, by S Elarton).
TB: V Wells 5; A Hill 4; S Hillenbrand 4; R Adams 3; G Zaun 2; R Johnson 2; L Overbay 2; F Catalanotto 2; B Molina.
GIDP: S Hillenbrand (15).
RBI: V Wells 2 (66); A Hill 2 (26); R Adams (24); G Zaun (23); S Hillenbrand (37).
2-out RBI: A Hill 2; G Zaun; R Adams.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 4 for 13.
Fielding
E: R Adams (12); A Hill (12).
Baserunning
SB: A Hill (2, 2nd base off S Elarton/J Buck).

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
David DeJesus CF 3 1 0 0 1 1 5 .318 .409 .488 .897 18 11 -0.076 1.80 0.066 -0.142 -0.3 5 0 HBP
Mark Grudzielanek 2B 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .291 .328 .403 .731 13 9 0.040 0.96 0.086 -0.046 0.5 1 1 2B
   Doug Mientkiewicz 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .283 .361 .419 .781 10 7 -0.181 3.35 0.000 -0.181 -1.2 6 0
Reggie Sanders RF 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .250 .311 .433 .744 30 18 -0.038 1.33 0.088 -0.126 0.0 1 0
Emil Brown LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .281 .346 .424 .770 11 8 0.001 1.22 0.076 -0.076 0.1 2 0
Tony Graffanino 1B-2B 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .264 .324 .399 .723 16 11 0.158 1.14 0.218 -0.060 1.5 5 1 2B
Mark Teahen 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .263 .316 .453 .768 16 13 -0.155 1.27 0.000 -0.155 -1.3 3 3
Angel Berroa SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .241 .266 .345 .611 15 10 0.073 0.99 0.142 -0.068 0.7 1 3 HR
John Buck C 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .246 .306 .424 .730 14 11 -0.102 0.98 0.000 -0.102 -0.8 3 0
Esteban German DH 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .347 .436 .421 .857 15 9 0.142 1.55 0.166 -0.025 0.8 SB
Scott Elarton P 0 0
   Andy Sisco P 0 1
   Joel Peralta P 0 0
   Joe Nelson P 0 0
Team Totals 36 5 8 5 2 7 39 .222 .282 .361 .643 158 107 -0.138 1.39 0.842 -0.981 -0.0 27 9
2B: M Grudzielanek (22, off T Lilly); T Graffanino (14, off T Lilly).
HR: A Berroa (5, off T Lilly, 2nd inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF).
HBP: D DeJesus (5, by B Tallet).
TB: A Berroa 5; E German 2; M Grudzielanek 2; T Graffanino 2; E Brown; R Sanders.
RBI: T Graffanino 2 (30); A Berroa (33); E Brown (42); R Sanders (43).
2-out RBI: A Berroa.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 3 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Teahen-T Graffanino.
PB: J Buck (4).
E: J Buck (5).
Baserunning
SB: E German (3, 2nd base off B Ryan/G Zaun).

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ted Lilly 5 6 5 5 2 5 1 4.07 23 99 66 37 10 19 6 10 3 0 38 -0.231 1.03 -2.2
Casey Janssen 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.73 4 15 11 9 0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0.013 1.33 0.1
Brian Tallet, W (2-0) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.87 2 8 4 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.065 3.23 0.5
Brandon League, H (1) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 3 10 6 4 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.089 1.12 0.6
Justin Speier, H (17) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.21 3 7 7 5 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.099 1.24 0.6
B.J. Ryan, S (24) 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.84 4 19 13 9 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.104 2.56 0.6
Team Totals 9 8 5 5 2 7 1 5.00 39 158 107 66 10 31 12 17 4 0 38 2 0 0.139 1.39 0.0

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Scott Elarton 3.1 9 5 5 2 1 0 5.38 21 70 41 27 1 13 5 12 7 0 21 -0.365 1.24 -3.3
Andy Sisco 2.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 7.23 10 37 22 14 3 5 4 4 0 0 1 0 0.212 1.36 1.7
Joel Peralta, L (1-1) 1 3 2 2 0 0 1 4.50 6 25 17 10 0 7 1 5 3 0 0 0 -0.264 1.00 -1.4
Joe Nelson 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.73 8 39 29 21 2 6 3 4 3 0 0 0 0.055 0.36 1.1
Team Totals 9 15 7 7 3 3 1 7.00 45 171 109 72 6 31 13 25 13 0 21 1 0 -0.362 1.09 -2.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: S Elarton (6; S Hillenbrand); B Tallet (1; D DeJesus).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Mike Reilly, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Jerry Meals, 3B - Andy Fletcher.
Time of Game: 3:24.
Attendance: 22,635.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 86° F, Wind 5mph from Right to Left, Cloudy.

Starting Lineups

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 3-4 1 12- 4,(2-1)  RR KCR T. Graffanino T. Lilly -22% 29% Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF Line); Sanders Scores; Brown Scores; Graffanino to 3B/Adv on E6 (throw)
t7 5-5 0 --- 2,(1-0)  R TOR S. Hillenbrand J. Peralta 18% 68% Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
t3 2-1 2 123 4,(2-1)  RR TOR A. Hill S. Elarton 15% 78% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Hillenbrand Scores; Zaun Scores; Molina to 2B
t7 6-5 2 1-- 8,(3-2)  R TOR R. Adams J. Peralta 15% 80% Triple to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF-RF); Hill Scores
t3 1-1 2 1-3 2,(0-1)  R TOR G. Zaun S. Elarton 12% 61% Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF); Wells Scores; Hillenbrand to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Scott Elarton facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  TOR R. Johnson S. Elarton 6% 56% Double to LF (Ground Ball thru LF Line)
t1 0-0 0 -2- 2,(1-0)  O TOR F. Catalanotto S. Elarton -2% 54% Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF); Johnson to 3B
t1 0-0 1 --3 5,(2-2)  R TOR V. Wells S. Elarton 5% 59% Single to LF (Line Drive); Johnson Scores
t1 1-0 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  TOR L. Overbay S. Elarton 3% 62% Single to RF (Line Drive to CF-RF); Wells to 2B
t1 1-0 1 12- 2,(0-1)  OO TOR S. Hillenbrand S. Elarton -8% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-1B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Blue Jays' Ted Lilly facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O KCR D. DeJesus T. Lilly 2% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- 5,(3-1)  O KCR M. Grudzielanek T. Lilly 2% 59% Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
b1 0-1 2 --- 7,(3-2)  KCR R. Sanders T. Lilly -1% 57% Walk
b1 0-1 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  O KCR E. Brown T. Lilly 2% 60% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Royals 0.
Top of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Scott Elarton facing 6-7-8
t2 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O TOR G. Zaun S. Elarton -2% 58% Strikeout Swinging
t2 1-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O TOR B. Molina S. Elarton -2% 56% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t2 1-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  TOR A. Hill S. Elarton 1% 57% Single to LF (Line Drive to LF-CF)
t2 1-0 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  TOR R. Adams S. Elarton 1% 59% Hill Steals 2B; Hill to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw)
t2 1-0 2 --3 5,(3-1)  TOR R. Adams S. Elarton 1% 60% Walk
t2 1-0 2 1-3 2,(1-0)  O TOR R. Johnson S. Elarton -5% 55% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Blue Jays' Ted Lilly facing 5-6-7
b2 0-1 0 --- 7,(1-2)  O KCR T. Graffanino T. Lilly 3% 58% Flyball: CF
b2 0-1 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR M. Teahen T. Lilly 2% 59% Strikeout Swinging
b2 0-1 2 --- 5,(1-2)  R KCR A. Berroa T. Lilly -11% 49% Home Run (Fly Ball)
b2 1-1 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O KCR J. Buck T. Lilly 1% 50% Strikeout Swinging
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Royals 1.
Top of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Scott Elarton facing 2-3-4
t3 1-1 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O TOR F. Catalanotto S. Elarton -3% 47% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t3 1-1 1 --- 1,(0-0)  TOR V. Wells S. Elarton 7% 55% Triple to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF)
t3 1-1 1 --3 2,(1-0)  O TOR L. Overbay S. Elarton -6% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-1 2 --3 2,(0-1)  TOR S. Hillenbrand S. Elarton 1% 50% Hit By Pitch
t3 1-1 2 1-3 2,(0-1)  R TOR G. Zaun S. Elarton 12% 61% Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF); Wells Scores; Hillenbrand to 3B
t3 2-1 2 -23 9,(3-2)  TOR B. Molina S. Elarton 1% 63% Walk
t3 2-1 2 123 4,(2-1)  RR TOR A. Hill S. Elarton 15% 78% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Hillenbrand Scores; Zaun Scores; Molina to 2B
t3 4-1 2 12- 5,(2-2)  O TOR R. Adams S. Elarton -3% 75% Flyball: LF (LF Line)
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Royals 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Behind 1-4, Blue Jays' Ted Lilly facing 9-1-2
b3 1-4 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O KCR E. German T. Lilly 2% 77% Strikeout Swinging
b3 1-4 1 --- 7,(3-2)  KCR D. DeJesus T. Lilly -3% 75% Walk
b3 1-4 1 1-- 5,(1-2)  KCR M. Grudzielanek T. Lilly -9% 66% Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF Line); DeJesus to 3B
b3 1-4 1 -23 6,(1-2)  R KCR R. Sanders T. Lilly -8% 59% Single to 3B (Ground Ball); DeJesus Scores; Grudzielanek to 3B
b3 2-4 1 1-3 3,(1-1)  R KCR E. Brown T. Lilly -8% 51% Single to LF (Ground Ball); Grudzielanek Scores; Sanders to 2B
b3 3-4 1 12- 4,(2-1)  RR KCR T. Graffanino T. Lilly -22% 29% Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF Line); Sanders Scores; Brown Scores; Graffanino to 3B/Adv on E6 (throw)
b3 5-4 1 --3 5,(2-2)  O KCR M. Teahen T. Lilly 5% 35% Flyball: LF
b3 5-4 2 --3 2,(1-0)  O KCR A. Berroa T. Lilly 4% 38% Groundout: 3B-1B
4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Royals 5.
Top of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 4-5, Royals' Scott Elarton facing 1-2-3
t4 4-5 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O TOR R. Johnson S. Elarton -3% 35% Lineout: 3B
t4 4-5 1 --- 2,(0-1)  TOR F. Catalanotto S. Elarton 5% 40% Double to LF (Line Drive)
t4 4-5 1 -2- 2,(1-0)  R TOR V. Wells S. Elarton 10% 50% Single to RF (Line Drive); Catalanotto Scores
Andy Sisco replaces Scott Elarton pitching
t4 5-5 1 1-- 9,(3-2)  O TOR L. Overbay A. Sisco -2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B; Wells to 2B
t4 5-5 2 -2- 1,(0-0)  O TOR S. Hillenbrand A. Sisco -4% 44% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Royals 5.
Bottom of the 4th, Royals Batting, Tied 5-5, Blue Jays' Ted Lilly facing 8-9-1
b4 5-5 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR J. Buck T. Lilly 3% 47% Strikeout Swinging
b4 5-5 1 --- 5,(3-1)  KCR E. German T. Lilly -3% 44% Single to LF (Line Drive to LF-CF)
b4 5-5 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O KCR D. DeJesus T. Lilly 4% 47% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b4 5-5 2 1-- 3,(0-2)  O KCR M. Grudzielanek T. Lilly 3% 50% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Royals 5.
Top of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 5-5, Royals' Andy Sisco facing 6-7-8
t5 5-5 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O TOR G. Zaun A. Sisco -3% 47% Flyball: LF
t5 5-5 1 --- 6,(3-2)  TOR B. Molina A. Sisco 3% 50% Single to RF (Ground Ball)
t5 5-5 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  TOR A. Hill A. Sisco 2% 52% Passed Ball; Molina to 2B
t5 5-5 1 -2- 5,(2-2)  O TOR A. Hill A. Sisco -5% 48% Strikeout Looking
t5 5-5 2 -2- 2,(1-0)  O TOR R. Adams A. Sisco -5% 43% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Royals 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Royals Batting, Tied 5-5, Blue Jays' Ted Lilly facing 3-4-5
b5 5-5 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O KCR R. Sanders T. Lilly 3% 46% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
b5 5-5 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR E. Brown T. Lilly 2% 48% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b5 5-5 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR T. Graffanino T. Lilly 2% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Royals 5.
Top of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 5-5, Royals' Andy Sisco facing 1-2-3
Doug Mientkiewicz replaces Mark Grudzielanek (2B) playing 1B batting 2nd
Tony Graffanino moves from 1B to 2B
t6 5-5 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O TOR R. Johnson A. Sisco -4% 46% Groundout: P-1B
t6 5-5 1 --- 7,(3-2)  TOR F. Catalanotto A. Sisco 4% 50% Walk
t6 5-5 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O TOR V. Wells A. Sisco -4% 46% Foul Popfly: 2B (1B Foul)
t6 5-5 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O TOR L. Overbay A. Sisco -4% 42% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Royals 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Royals Batting, Tied 5-5, Blue Jays' Casey Janssen facing 6-7-8
Casey Janssen replaces Ted Lilly pitching
b6 5-5 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O KCR M. Teahen C. Janssen 3% 46% Groundout: P-SS-1B
b6 5-5 1 --- 7,(3-2)  KCR A. Berroa C. Janssen -4% 42% Single to LF (Line Drive)
b6 5-5 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O KCR J. Buck C. Janssen 4% 46% Flyball: RF
b6 5-5 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  KCR E. German C. Janssen -3% 43% Single to SS (Ground Ball); Berroa to 2B
Brian Tallet replaces Casey Janssen pitching
b6 5-5 2 12- 4,(2-1)  KCR D. DeJesus B. Tallet -4% 40% Hit By Pitch; Berroa to 3B; German to 2B
b6 5-5 2 123 4,(1-2)  O KCR D. Mientkiewicz B. Tallet 10% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Royals 5.
Top of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 5-5, Royals' Joel Peralta facing 5-6-7
Joel Peralta replaces Andy Sisco pitching
t7 5-5 0 --- 2,(1-0)  R TOR S. Hillenbrand J. Peralta 18% 68% Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
t7 6-5 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O TOR G. Zaun J. Peralta -3% 66% Lineout: 2B
t7 6-5 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR B. Molina J. Peralta -2% 63% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t7 6-5 2 --- 3,(1-1)  TOR A. Hill J. Peralta 1% 65% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t7 6-5 2 1-- 8,(3-2)  R TOR R. Adams J. Peralta 15% 80% Triple to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF-RF); Hill Scores
t7 7-5 2 --3 4,(0-2)  O TOR R. Johnson J. Peralta -3% 76% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 7, Royals 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Royals Batting, Behind 5-7, Blue Jays' Brandon League facing 3-4-5
Brandon League replaces Brian Tallet pitching
b7 5-7 0 --- 7,(3-2)  O KCR R. Sanders B. League 4% 81% Flyball: RF
b7 5-7 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR E. Brown B. League 3% 83% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
b7 5-7 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O KCR T. Graffanino B. League 2% 85% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 7, Royals 5.
Top of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 7-5, Royals' Joe Nelson facing 2-3-4
Joe Nelson replaces Joel Peralta pitching
t8 7-5 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O TOR F. Catalanotto J. Nelson -1% 84% Strikeout Swinging
t8 7-5 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O TOR V. Wells J. Nelson -1% 83% Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
t8 7-5 2 --- 2,(0-1)  TOR L. Overbay J. Nelson 1% 83% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t8 7-5 2 1-- 9,(3-2)  O TOR S. Hillenbrand J. Nelson -2% 82% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 7, Royals 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Royals Batting, Behind 5-7, Blue Jays' Justin Speier facing 6-7-8
Justin Speier replaces Brandon League pitching
b8 5-7 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR M. Teahen J. Speier 5% 87% Popfly: 1B
b8 5-7 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR A. Berroa J. Speier 3% 90% Flyball: RF
b8 5-7 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR J. Buck J. Speier 2% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 7, Royals 5.
Top of the 9th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 7-5, Royals' Joe Nelson facing 6-7-8
t9 7-5 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O TOR G. Zaun J. Nelson -1% 91% Lineout: 3B
t9 7-5 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR B. Molina J. Nelson -1% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 7-5 2 --- 4,(0-2)  TOR A. Hill J. Nelson 0% 91% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t9 7-5 2 1-- 6,(2-2)  O TOR R. Adams J. Nelson -1% 90% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 7, Royals 5.
Bottom of the 9th, Royals Batting, Behind 5-7, Blue Jays' B.J. Ryan facing 9-1-2
B.J. Ryan replaces Justin Speier pitching
b9 5-7 0 --- 5,(2-2)  KCR E. German B. Ryan -10% 80% Reached on E4 (throw) (Ground Ball)
b9 5-7 0 1-- 3,(0-2)  O KCR D. DeJesus B. Ryan 8% 88% Strikeout Swinging
b9 5-7 1 1-- 4,(1-2)  KCR D. Mientkiewicz B. Ryan -1% 87% German Steals 2B
b9 5-7 1 -2- 6,(2-2)  O KCR D. Mientkiewicz B. Ryan 8% 95% Flyball: RF
b9 5-7 2 -2- 5,(2-2)  O KCR R. Sanders B. Ryan 5% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 7, Royals 5.

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