Orioles 4, Royals 3

May 04, 2002

Box score


Knoblauch lf421010.184

Tucker rf412000.210

MiSweeney 1b301110.330

Beltran cf400001.228

Randa 3b300100.291

Ibanez dh401000.213

NPerez ss400001.217

Brito c301000.333

a-Alicea ph100000.156

Febles 2b301011.300



Mora cf300012.256

Matthews rf321011.212

Conine 1b403001.263

TBatista 3b300011.266

Cordova lf413200.352

Gibbons dh401001.288

Bordick ss411001.145

Fordyce c200010.032

Hairston Jr. 2b300010.192


Kansas City200000100-370


a-fouled out for Brito in the 9th. E - TBatista 2 (3). LOB - Kansas City 7, Orioles 9. 2B - Tucker 2 (5), Gibbons (6), Bordick (6). HR - Cordova (2) off Affeldt. RBIs - MiSweeney (14), Randa (17), Cordova 2 (12). SB - Tucker (5), Hairston Jr. (3). CS - Mora (4). S - Fordyce. SF - Randa. GIDP - Knoblauch, TBatista. Runners left in scoring position - Kansas City 4 (Beltran 3, NPerez); Orioles 6 (Mora, Cordova 2, Gibbons, Hairston Jr. 2). Runners moved up - Matthews. DP - Kansas City 1 (Randa, Febles and MiSweeney); Orioles 1 (TBatista, Hairston Jr. and Conine). Kansas CityIPHRERBBSONPERA



Bailey L, 0-4232110336.32


Erickson6 2/3632321033.45


WRoberts W, 1-11 1/300000152.02

Julio S, 5100001141.23

BRyan pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

Inherited runners-scored - BRyan 1-0, WRoberts 2-1. HBP - by Affeldt (Mora). PB - Brito. Balk-Affeldt. Umpires - Home, Jim Reynolds; First, Matt Hollowell; Second, Mark Hirschbeck; Third, Paul Schrieber. T - 2:51. A - 31,792 (48,190).


ROYALS FIRST: Knoblauch singled to left. Tucker doubled to right, Knoblauch to third. Sweeney infield single to short, Knoblauch scored, Tucker to third. Beltran struck out. Randa hit a sacrifice fly to right fielder Matthews, Tucker scored. Ibanez singled to center, Sweeney to second. Perez grounded out, pitcher Erickson to first baseman Conine. 2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Royals 2, Orioles 0.

ORIOLES SECOND: Cordova homered to left on a 1-2 count. Gibbons struck out. Bordick was out bunting, first baseman Sweeney to pitcher Affeldt. Fordyce walked. On Affeldt's balk, Fordyce to second. Hairston fouled out to first baseman Sweeney. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Royals 2, Orioles 1.

ORIOLES FIFTH: Stein pitching. Mora struck out. Matthews infield single to third. Conine struck out. Batista walked on four pitches, Matthews to second. Cordova infield single to short, Matthews scored, Batista to third. Gibbons grounded out, second baseman Febles to first baseman Sweeney. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Orioles 2, Royals 2.

ROYALS SEVENTH: Brito grounded out, third baseman Batista to first baseman Conine. Febles flied out to center fielder Mora. Knoblauch walked on four pitches. Ryan pitching. Tucker doubled to right, Knoblauch to third. W.Roberts pitching. Sweeney safe on Batista's error, Knoblauch scored, Tucker to third. Beltran grounded out, first baseman Conine to pitcher Roberts. 1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 left on. Royals 3, Orioles 2.

ORIOLES SEVENTH: Bailey pitching. Matthews walked on a full count. Conine singled to center, Matthews to third. Batista grounded into a double play, third baseman Randa to second baseman Febles to first baseman Sweeney, Matthews scored, Conine out. Cordova singled to right. Gibbons grounded out, third baseman Randa to first baseman Sweeney. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 left on. Orioles 3, Royals 3.

ORIOLES EIGHTH: Bordick doubled to left. Fordyce sacrificed, pitcher Bailey to second baseman Febles, Bordick to third. On Brito's passed ball, Bordick scored. Hairston grounded out, third baseman Randa to first baseman Sweeney. Mora grounded out, pitcher Bailey to shortstop Perez to first baseman Sweeney. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Orioles 4, Royals 3.

Breakdown(Through last night's game)

Orioles' record: 14-15 Extra innings: 2-0

At home: 6-7 Series wins: 3

On road: 8-8 Series losses: 5

On grass: 12-14 Series splits: 1

On turf: 2-1 Vs. AL East: 8-12

Day games: 3-7 Vs. AL Central: 6-3

Night games: 11-8 Vs. AL West: 0-0

One-run games: 3-4 Vs. NL: 0-0


Past 10 games

Date Opponent Result WP/LP

4-24 Boston W, 5-3 Lopez

4-25 Boston L, 0-7 Maduro

4-26 at Kansas City W, 10-5 (10) Groom

4-27 at Kansas City W, 9-4 Ponson

4-28 at Kansas City W, 13-0 Erickson

4-29 at Boston W, 5-3 Lopez

4-30 at Boston L, 0-4 Maduro

5-1 at Boston L, 3-15 Douglass

5-2 Kansas City W, 6-2 Ponson

5-3 Kansas City W, 4-3 Roberts

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