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Game Preview: KCR @ NYY, 7:05pm, Tuesday, May 10, 2011 @Yankee Stadium III

Royals, 18-16, 18-16 2nd, 4½ GB, 1 GB in WC

SP: Kyle Davies (27, RHP, 1-4, 7.32)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. NYY Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (1-4) 35.2 50 30 29 13 26 6 7.32
2010 (8-12) 183.2 206 114 109 80 126 20 5.34
2009 (8-9) 123.0 122 76 72 66 86 18 5.27
Last 7 GS 1-4 35.2 50 30 29 13 26 6 7.32 38
2011-05-04 BAL L 6.1 7 3 3 3 3 1 107 47
2011-04-28 @CLE L 3.1 9 8 8 1 4 4 75 13
2011-04-23 @TEX L 6.0 4 3 2 1 3 0 112 56
2011-04-18 CLE ND 6.0 7 2 2 0 7 0 90 57
2011-04-13 @MIN W 5.0 10 5 5 1 4 0 89 30
2011-04-08 @DET L 3.2 6 5 5 5 3 0 92 27
2011-04-02 LAA ND 5.1 7 4 4 2 2 1 102 38
Last 5 v.NYY 3-0 20.0 27 13 13 9 12 4 5.85 41
2010-08-13 NYY W 5.0 7 3 3 2 4 0 81 43
2010-07-24 @NYY W 5.1 7 4 4 3 3 3 84 38
2008-06-06 @NYY W 6.2 7 1 1 1 3 0 104 58
2007-08-04 @NYY ND 3.0 6 5 5 3 2 1 80 26
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   15-8    Road:    3-8    ExtrInn: 3-3 
 vsRHP:  13-11   vsLHP:   5-5    1-Run:   9-5 
 vsEast:  2-1    vsCntrl: 9-8    vsWest:  7-7  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 34 Sun, May  8   OAK  L   2-5       18-16  2nd  4.5 gb
 33 Sat, May  7   OAK  W   4-3       18-15  2nd  4.5 gb
 32 Fri, May  6   OAK  L   2-3       17-15  2nd  4.5 gb
 31 Thu, May  5   BAL  W   9-1       17-14  2nd  4.5 gb
 30 Wed, May  4   BAL  L   2-3       16-14  2nd  4.5 gb
 29 Tue, May  3   BAL  W   6-5 (10)  16-13  2nd  4.5 gb
 28 Sun, May  1   MIN  W  10-3       15-13  2nd  4.5 gb
 27 Sat, Apr 30   MIN  W  11-2       14-13  2nd  4.5 gb
 26 Fri, Apr 29   MIN  W   4-3       13-13  2nd  4.5 gb
 25 Thu, Apr 28  @CLE  L   2-8       12-13  2nd  4.5 gb
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:15-15
Yankees, 19-13, 19-13 1st, Tied

SP: Freddy Garcia (36, RHP, 1-2, 2.88)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. KCR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (1-2) 25.0 22 8 8 11 23 3 2.88
2010 (12-6) 157.0 171 85 81 45 89 23 4.64
2009 (3-4) 56.0 56 27 27 12 37 4 4.34
Last 7 GS 2-3 39.0 32 12 12 12 28 5 2.77 57
2011-05-04 @DET L 7.0 10 4 4 2 8 1 112 47
2011-04-29 TOR L 5.0 7 3 3 5 6 2 101 42
2011-04-24 @BAL ND 6.0 2 0 0 2 7 0 90 73
2011-04-16 TEX W 6.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 84 68
2010-09-29 BOS W 7.0 4 2 2 0 1 1 84 62
2010-09-24 @LAA ND 6.0 4 1 1 2 5 0 92 63
2010-09-07 @DET L 2.0 3 2 2 0 0 1 33 42
Last 5 v.KCR 1-3 30.0 35 18 18 5 20 5 5.40 46
2010-08-21 @KCR ND 6.2 6 4 4 1 4 1 99 49
2010-05-05 KCR W 6.0 10 2 2 0 4 0 84 48
2009-09-20 KCR L 8.0 5 2 2 1 3 0 94 66
2009-08-18 KCR L 4.1 7 5 5 1 3 1 91 31
2008-09-23 KCR L 5.0 7 5 5 2 6 3 77 37
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   12-6    Road:    7-7    ExtrInn: 2-2 
 vsRHP:  14-9    vsLHP:   5-4    1-Run:   5-3 
 vsEast:  8-4    vsCntrl: 7-7    vsWest:  4-2  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 32 Sun, May  8  @TEX  W  12-5       19-13  1st    Tied
 31 Sat, May  7  @TEX  L   5-7       18-13  1st    Tied
 30 Fri, May  6  @TEX  W   4-1       18-12  1st  1.0 up
 29 Thu, May  5  @DET  L   3-6       17-12  1st  1.0 up
 28 Wed, May  4  @DET  L   0-4       17-11  1st  2.0 up
 27 Tue, May  3  @DET  L   2-4       17-10  1st  2.0 up
 26 Mon, May  2  @DET  W   5-3       17-9   1st  3.0 up
 25 Sun, May  1   TOR  W   5-2       16-9   1st  2.5 up
 24 Sat, Apr 30   TOR  W   5-4       15-9   1st  1.5 up
 23 Fri, Apr 29   TOR  L   3-5       14-9   1st  1.5 up
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:12-8    Last 30:17-13
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, Aug 15, 2010 KCR  1  NYY  0        W:Bryan Bullington (1-2), L: A.J. Burnett (9-10), S: Joakim Soria (33)
Sat, Aug 14, 2010 NYY  8 @KCR  3        W:Phil Hughes (14-5), L: Sean O'Sullivan (1-4), S: none
Fri, Aug 13, 2010 KCR  4  NYY  3        W:Kyle Davies (6-7), L: Dustin Moseley (2-2), S: Joakim Soria (32)
Thu, Aug 12, 2010 NYY  4 @KCR  3        W:CC Sabathia (15-5), L: Bruce Chen (7-6), S: David Robertson (1)
Sun, Jul 25, 2010 NYY 12  KCR  6        W:Phil Hughes (12-3), L: Sean O'Sullivan (1-1), S: none
Sat, Jul 24, 2010 KCR  7 @NYY  4        W:Kyle Davies (5-6), L: Sergio Mitre (0-2), S: Joakim Soria (27)
Fri, Jul 23, 2010 NYY  7  KCR  1        W:A.J. Burnett (8-8), L: Brian Bannister (7-9), S: none
Thu, Jul 22, 2010 NYY 10  KCR  4        W:CC Sabathia (13-3), L: Bruce Chen (5-4), S: none
Wed, Sep 30, 2009 KCR  4 @NYY  3        W:Jamey Wright (3-5), L: Damaso Marte (1-3), S: Joakim Soria (30)
Tue, Sep 29, 2009 NYY  4  KCR  3        W:Brian Bruney (5-0), L: Kyle Farnsworth (1-5), S: none
Season Series: 2011 -  0-0; 2010 - NYY won 5-3; 2009 - NYY won 4-2; All-Time - NYY leads 261-177

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2011 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst
Royals Batters (5.00 RS/G) vs. Yankees Pitchers (4.13 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 36.Garcia
G/S/vB
41.Carlyle
G/S/vB
62.Chamberlain
G/S/vB
48.Logan*
G/S/vB
42.Rivera
G/S/vB
30.Robertson
G/S/vB
29.Soriano
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
13.Aviles G/S/vP 9/1.667 ··· 6/.000 4/.500 4/.000 2/.000 1/.000 104/68 .266/.301/.543/.844 1.131/.698 1.058 71/.988 8/1 5/4
24.Betemit# G/S/vP 3/1.666 ··· 2/.000 2/.000 2/.500 1/2.000 ··· 107/81 .309/.364/.457/.822 .896/.798 .931 77/.732 3/0 1/4
16.Butler G/S/vP 14/1.298 ··· 6/.500 2/2.500 2/1.000 1/.000 2/2.000 142/103 .294/.401/.445/.847 .894/.830 .712 96/.743 1/1 3/0
53.Cabrera# G/S/vP 9/.333 ··· ··· 5/1.200 ··· ··· 2/.000 151/98 .283/.305/.441/.746 .592/.831 .720 99/.771 3/0 3/1
1.Dyson* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 20/17 .188/.316/.188/.503 .000/.567 .222 19/.503 8/0 0/0
2.Escobar G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 134/100 .238/.265/.286/.551 .524/.560 .595 88/.584 5/3 0/2
21.Francoeur G/S/vP 3/.666 ··· 4/1.250 4/.750 2/2.000 2/.000 2/.000 142/105 .302/.345/.581/.926 1.229/.819 .945 95/1.027 3/0 8/1
17.Getz* G/S/vP 3/.666 ··· 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 123/84 .225/.308/.284/.592 .619/.579 .689 81/.506 6/1 0/3
4.Gordon* G/S/vP 7/.953 ··· 3/1.334 12/.000 6/.000 1/.000 ··· 150/100 .309/.367/.500/.867 .880/.860 .651 100/.854 3/1 3/1
12.Maier* G/S/vP 5/.650 ··· 3/.500 2/.000 1/2.000 2/.000 2/2.000 14/10 .400/.571/.700/1.271 .500/1.475 .000 13/1.393 0/0 0/0
27.Pena# G/S/vP ··· ··· 6/.666 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 59/38 .220/.305/.340/.645 .722/.602 .691 39/.605 0/0 1/1
15.Treanor G/S/vP 6/.500 3/.000 ··· 1/no AB ··· ··· 2/.000 76/60 .197/.347/.311/.658 .938/.587 .432 51/.606 1/0 2/2
IP 25.0 4.1 16.0 8.1 15.2 12.1 14.0 TOTAL .267/.334/.422/.756 .798/.739 .729 .757 42/7 28/24
ERA-K/9 2.88/8.3 0.00/6.3 3.38/7.9 5.40/4.3 1.72/7.5 1.46/11.7 5.79/5.8 3.70/7.0

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Pena (11-6-1)
 Treanor (8-7-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 107/.232 15/.077 61/.211 40/.286 57/.200 56/.245 64/.278 .251  Gordon
 Francoeur
 Cabrera
 Maier
 Dyson
31/0/0/5
0/0/33/4
6/28/1/4
2/2/2/0
0/9/0/0
OPS .669 .277 .578 .788 .501 .625 .742 .690
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 38/.721 3/.000 26/.443 26/1.031 23/.478 22/.418 26/1.077 .739
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 69/.640 12/.350 35/.669 14/.368 34/.517 34/.769 38/.528 .659
Home 48/.670 6/.533 33/.438 19/.734 38/.316 23/.669 51/.807
Last 28d days 102/.652 15/.277 37/.522 25/.641 42/.587 40/.669 47/.804
HR/SB/CS 3/3/0 0/0/1 1/2/0 1/0/0 0/0/0 0/3/0 1/2/0 25/23/6
Usage ·····X·· ·····o·· ·Xo····o ··o·X··· ···o···o ··X···X· ·o·o····
Yankees Batters (5.31 RS/G) vs. Royals Pitchers (4.62 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 34.Davies
G/S/vB
41.Jeffress
G/S/vB
48.Soria
G/S/vB
38.Wood
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
24.Cano* G/S/vP 11/1.091 ··· 8/.000 1/.000 131/89 .290/.313/.556/.869 .862/.873 .949 93/.841 2/0 8/1
17.Cervelli G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 11/11 .200/.200/.500/.700 /.700 .000 11/.700 0/0 1/0
11.Gardner* G/S/vP 2/1.500 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 107/91 .233/.337/.389/.725 .619/.745 .733 71/.821 5/4 3/1
14.Granderson* G/S/vP 29/1.279 ··· 13/.481 1/no AB 129/93 .283/.359/.646/1.005 1.155/.946 .809 97/1.122 2/1 11/1
2.Jeter G/S/vP 11/.728 ··· 4/1.750 2/.500 136/98 .276/.331/.350/.680 .906/.596 .578 96/.737 1/2 2/1
18.Jones G/S/vP 3/.333 ··· 2/1.000 2/2.500 33/6 .226/.273/.355/.628 .644/.533 .924 28/.442 0/0 1/1
55.Martin G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 106/80 .264/.368/.516/.884 .587/.980 .727 74/.837 2/0 6/3
26.Nunez G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 15/14 .357/.400/.500/.900 .000/.967 1.350 14/.967 3/1 0/5
19.Pena# G/S/vP 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 / /// / / / /
20.Posada# G/S/vP 8/.821 ··· 3/1.666 1/.000 113/84 .152/.257/.354/.610 .207/.734 .740 82/.595 0/1 6/
13.Rodriguez G/S/vP 11/1.445 ··· 5/1.200 2/3.000 118/85 .263/.364/.485/.849 .633/.926 .875 84/.728 0/1 5/1
33.Swisher# G/S/vP 11/.573 ··· 3/.666 3/1.667 130/94 .217/.338/.302/.640 .911/.535 .677 92/.683 1/0 2/0
25.Teixeira# G/S/vP 8/2.750 ··· 4/.000 2/2.000 136/95 .259/.382/.571/.954 1.047/.924 .984 96/.989 0/0 9/2
IP 35.2 13.1 13.2 12.0 TOTAL .252/.339/.461/.800 .794/.802 .786 .807 16/10 54/22
ERA-K/9 7.32/6.6 2.70/8.8 3.95/5.9 3.75/8.2 4.23/5.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Cervelli (10-2-0)
 Martin (12-3-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 169/.338 53/.159 58/.235 52/.265 .269  Swisher
 Granderson
 Jones
 Gardner
 Nunez
0/0/30/4
0/32/0/1
8/0/3/0
30/1/0/0
1/0/0/0
OPS .947 .538 .641 .675 .769
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 92/1.049 27/.727 30/.636 27/.773 .804
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 77/.810 26/.361 28/.646 25/.572 .740
Road 91/1.043 18/.528 9/.722 14/1.095
Last 28d days 124/.920 44/.485 30/.533 52/.675
HR/SB/CS 6/3/0 1/0/2 1/0/1 1/1/2 40/19/13
Usage ·····X·· ····X·X· ··o···X· ·X····X·

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.