Final in 8

Royals 3

(11-18, 4-11 away)

Astros 5

(18-11, 9-7 home)

    2:05 PM ET, March 31, 2007

    Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas 

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    KC 000002100 3 - -
    HOU 00001040 - 5 - -
     
    
    KANSAS CITY (3) AT HOUSTON (5)
    
     KANSAS CITY      AB  R  H BI  HOUSTON          AB  R  H BI
     D DeJesus cf      3  0  3  0  C Biggio dh       2  0  1  0 
     A Greenberg pr-cf 2  1  0  0  R Oswalt ph-dh    1  0  0  0 
     M Grudzielanek 2b 2  0  1  0  J Jennings ph-dh  0  1  0  0 
     E German 2b-lf    2  1  2  1  M Loretta 2b      3  0  1  0 
     M Teahen rf       2  0  0  0  E Bruntlett ss    1  1  1  3 
     R Sanders rf      2  0  1  2  L Berkman 1b      2  0  1  0 
     F Cortez 2b       0  0  0  0  O Palmeiro lf     1  0  0  0 
     M Sweeney dh      3  0  1  0  C Lee lf          2  0  0  0 
     P Phillips pr-dh  1  0  0  0  M Lamb 3b         1  0  0  0 
     A Gordon 3b       2  0  0  0  M Ensberg 3b      2  0  0  0 
     M Aviles 3b       2  0  0  0  E Munson 1b       2  0  0  0 
     E Brown lf-rf     4  0  3  0  L Scott rf        4  0  1  0 
     R Shealy 1b       3  0  1  0  C Burke cf-2b     4  1  3  0 
     G Koonce ph-1b    1  0  0  0  A Everett ss      2  0  0  0 
     J Buck c          4  1  1  0  J Lane cf         2  1  1  1 
     T Pena Jr ss      4  0  0  0  B Ausmus c        2  0  1  1 
                                   H Quintero c      2  1  1  0 
     TOTALS           37  3 13  3  TOTALS           33  5 11  5
    
     KANSAS CITY               000 002 100 --  3
     HOUSTON                   000 010 40x --  5
    
     DP--KANSAS CITY 1, HOUSTON 2. LOB--KANSAS CITY 7,
     HOUSTON 7. 2B--C Biggio, B Ausmus, C Burke, J 
     Buck, R Sanders. HR--J Lane 1 (6) (off R Braun), E
     Bruntlett 1 (2) (off D Riske). SB--L Berkman 1 
     (1).
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      KANSAS CITY
     B Duckworth                    4 1-3   6   1   1   0   3   0
     J Soria                        1 1-3   0   0   0   1   3   0
     R Braun (L,0-2)                  2-3   2   3   3   1   0   1
     D Riske                          2-3   1   1   1   1   2   1
     M Wright                           1   2   0   0   0   0   0
      HOUSTON
     W Rodriguez                        6  10   2   2   0   2   0
     R White (W,3-0)                    1   2   1   1   0   2   0
     C Sampson                          1   1   0   0   0   0   0
     B Lidge (S,1)                      1   0   0   0   0   0   0
    
     SO--KAN: R Sanders, A Greenberg, A Gordon, M 
     Sweeney. HOU: E Munson 2, M Lamb, M Ensberg, R 
     Oswalt, A Everett, L Berkman, O Palmeiro. BB--HOU:
     M Lamb, J Jennings, O Palmeiro. T--2:38. 
     A--29,551.