Athletics 21, Royals 3

OAKLAND KANSAS CITY ab r h bi ab r h bi

Long cf 5 3 1 1 Damon dh 3 1 0 0

Velarde 2b 2 2 2 2 CBeltrn cf 4 0 1 0

Mnchno 2b 4 1 1 3 MJSwy 1b 3 1 1 1

JaGmb 1b 2 4 2 2 Zaun 1b 1 0 0 0

Chrstns rf 3 0 1 0 Dye rf 2 0 1 0

Grieve lf 4 2 3 3 Pose rf 2 0 0 0

JeGmb rf 6 1 3 3 Randa 3b 2 0 0 0

Jaha dh 3 2 1 1 Holbert 3b 2 0 1 0

Chavez 3b 5 2 2 2 Dnwdy lf 3 0 1 1

Tejada ss 6 1 1 1 Rboulet 2b 4 1 1 0

RJHdz c 6 3 4 3 BJhnsn c 4 0 2 1

- RSnchz ss 0 0 0 0

- Ordaz ss 2 0 0 0

Totals 46 21 21 21 Totals 32 3 8 3

Oakland 20(1 522 000 - 21

Kansas City 110 001 000 - 3

E—MBatista (1). DP—Oakland 1. LOB—Oakland 9, Kansas City 5. 2B—JaGiambi 2 (12), Grieve (18), JeGiambi (3), RJHernandez (7), Dye (21), BJohnson (5). HR—Long (8), Menechino (5), Jaha (1), RJHernandez (7). S—RSanchez. SF—Grieve, Dunwoody.Team/Pitcher IP R ER BB SO Oakland

GHeredia W,9-4 7 3 3 1 2

LVizcaino 1 0 0 0 2

Rich Sauveur 1 0 0 0 0

Kansas City

D'Amico L,0-1 2 8 8 5 0

JSantiago 1 4 4 0 1

MBatista 1 5 4 3 1

DMurray 2 4 4 2 4

Reichert 1 0 0 0 0

Spradlin 1 0 0 0 2

Bottalico 1 0 0 0 0

D'Amico pitched to 6 batters in the 3rd. WP—DMurray. PB—BJohnson. Balk—D'Amico. Umpires—Home, Reynolds; First, Wegner; Second, Lamplugh; Third, Hirschbeck, J.. T—3:18. A—25,180 (40,625).