THESHOW
KANSAS CITY ROYALS AT OAKLAND ATHLETICS
05/15/2024
 
THESHOW
KANSAS CITY ROYALS AT OAKLAND ATHLETICS
GAME ID: 1071 - WEDNESDAY, MAY 15TH, 2024 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City Royals (16-16) 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 8 1
Oakland Athletics (18-16) 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 X 5 10 0
Royals Fall Short, 5-4, at Oakland
The Oakland Athletics topped the Kansas City Royals, 5-4, in American League action at O.co Coliseum. The player of the game was Oakland pitcher and Berkeley, California native Tyson Ross. Andrew Heaney was credited with the save for Oakland, his 2nd of the season. The Athletics bumped their record to 18-16 with this latest triumph.

Veteran left fielder Alex Gordon came through in a pinch for the Athletics. In the bottom of the fifth, the 40-year-old Gordon hit a 2-run single on a 1-0 fastball from Josť Rosas. It enabled the Athletics to take the lead. For the game, Gordon went 2-4 with 2 singles, while adding 3 RBI.

"If I go out there and help the team win, that's all you can do," said Ross.
KANSAS CITY BATTING LINESCORES OAKLAND BATTING LINESCORES
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
O. Herrera 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .293 1 13
D. Burt 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .345 1 6
M. Trout CF 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .232 4 18
F. Freeman 1B 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .322 5 19
K. Tucker DH 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .277 5 14
D. Magee RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .167 0 1
C. Love LF 4 1 1 3 0 2 2 .182 2 6
J. Velens SS 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .224 2 9
D. Grullon C 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .238 3 11
Totals 33 4 8 4 2 5 12      
BATTING
Doubles: K. Tucker (6, 7th Inning off T. Ross, 0 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: C. Love (2, 9th Inning off A. Heaney, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: K. Tucker 3 , C. Love 4 , J. Velens , D. Burt , M. Trout , F. Freeman 2
2-out RBI: C. Love , J. Velens
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Grullon , M. Trout , F. Freeman
GIDP: D. Burt
Team LOB: 4

BASERUNNING
SB: D. Burt (4)
CS: J. Velens (2)

FIELDING
Errors: J. Velens (1)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Lowe 2B 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .349 5 19
M. Chapman 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .204 2 11
T. Clark CF 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .271 6 20
   a-D. Cameron CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282 0 4
M. Olson 1B 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .272 8 24
D. Robertson SS 2 1 1 0 1 1 1 .333 0 0
A. Gordon LF 4 0 2 3 0 2 2 .250 0 3
D. Scott RF 3 0 1 2 0 1 3 .309 7 24
A. Simmons DH 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000 0 0
T. Ward C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .250 4 10
Totals 33 5 10 5 2 9 18      
a - D. Cameron substituted for T. Clark in the 8th

BATTING
Total Bases: M. Chapman , J. Lowe , T. Clark 2 , D. Scott , M. Olson 2 , D. Robertson , A. Gordon 2
2-out RBI: D. Scott , A. Gordon
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: M. Chapman , T. Ward
Sac Fly: D. Scott
Hit by Pitch: D. Robertson
Team LOB: 7

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Chapman-Lowe-Olson)
PB: T. Ward
KANSAS CITY PITCHING LINESCORES OAKLAND PITCHING LINESCORES
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
J. Rosas L (3-3) 5.0 9 5 5 1 4 0 93 56 3.50
A. Reyes 2.1 1 0 0 0 4 0 36 21 2.05
C. Smith 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 13 6 6.35
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Rosas 32
Batters Faced: J. Rosas 25, A. Reyes 9, C. Smith 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Rosas 3-7, A. Reyes 2-1, C. Smith 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: J. Rosas 93-56, A. Reyes 36-21, C. Smith 13-6
Hit Batsmen: J. Rosas
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
T. Ross W (2-0) 7.0 6 2 2 2 4 0 99 62 3.46
T. Watson H (2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 7 18.00
A. Heaney SV (2) 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 19 14 6.75
PITCHING
Game Score: T. Ross 59
Batters Faced: T. Ross 27, T. Watson 3, A. Heaney 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: T. Ross 13-2, T. Watson 1-1, A. Heaney 1-2
Pitches - Strikes: T. Ross 99-62, T. Watson 7-7, A. Heaney 19-14
WP: T. Ross , A. Heaney
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Tyson Ross
Ballpark: O.co Coliseum
Weather: Clear skies (49 degrees), wind blowing left to right at 11 mph
Start Time: 7:10 pm EST
Time: 2:39
Attendance: 24665
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