To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our Accessibility Information page. Skip to main content
Below is an advertisement.
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
No sweep for O's
Photos
Royals 4, Orioles 0
Brian Burres struck out one and walked two against the Royals. (Nam Y. Huh/AP)
Brian Burres kept the O's close for six solid innings, but Baltimore's bats could not do much against an even more impressive Brian Bannister, who shut down the O's through eight scoreless innings.
Complete story >  
Series at a glance:
BAL
Baltimore (19-19)
Lost 1
Kansas City 4, Baltimore 0   KC
Kansas City (16-21)
Won 1
May 11, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Baltimore
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 2 0
Kansas City
0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 X   4 11 2
Standings thru 5/11/08  |  Recap: BAL | KC  |  Gameday  |  Orioles stats  |  Royals stats
BaltimoreABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bynum, SS4000010.313
Mora, DH4000010.252
Markakis, RF2000221.267
Huff, 3B4000012.262
Millar, 1B3000001.234
Scott, LF3010010.264
Jones, CF3000001.223
Quiroz, C2010000.194
Hernandez, L, 2B2000002.250
  a-Cintron, PH-2B1000000.000
Totals28020267 

a-Grounded out for Hernandez, L in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Scott; Quiroz.
GIDP: Hernandez, L.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Mora (4, 2nd base by Bannister/Olivo).

FIELDING
DP: (Burres-Bynum-Millar).

 
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF4110003.314
Grudzielanek, 2B4020000.313
Gordon, 3B4111013.282
Guillen, DH4121013.207
Butler, 1B3021101.286
Teahen, RF4011004.263
Olivo, C4020001.262
Callaspo, SS3000005.275
  Pena, SS1000000.160
Gathright, CF3100113.247
Totals3441142323 

BATTING
2B: Guillen (11, Burres), Grudzielanek (8, Burres).
TB: DeJesus; Grudzielanek 3; Gordon; Guillen 3; Butler 2; Teahen; Olivo 2.
RBI: Teahen (9), Guillen (17), Gordon (19), Butler (15).
2-out RBI: Butler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: DeJesus 2; Teahen 2; Guillen; Callaspo.
GIDP: Callaspo.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Olivo (1, catcher interference), Gordon (5, fielding).
DP: 2 (Grudzielanek-Callaspo-Butler, Olivo-Callaspo-Butler-Grudzielanek).

 
BaltimoreIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Burres (L, 3-4)6.09442103.59
Sarfate 1.02000103.78
Cormier 1.00000101.93
 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bannister (W, 4-4)8.02002503.75
Soria 1.00000100.00

Burres pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

Balk: Burres.
Pitches-strikes: Burres 103-65, Sarfate 23-15, Cormier 13-7, Bannister 110-75, Soria 10-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Burres 12-5, Sarfate 2-0, Cormier 1-1, Bannister 7-11, Soria 0-2.
Batters faced: Burres 28, Sarfate 5, Cormier 3, Bannister 28, Soria 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Sarfate 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Jim Joyce. 1B: Jeff Nelson. 2B: Adrian Johnson. 3B: Tim Tschida.
Weather: 55 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 21 mph, L to R.
T: 2:36.
Att: 18,635.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
Below is an advertisement.