Final

Royals 7

(1-3, 1-2 away)

Rangers 8

(3-1, 2-1 home)

    3:05 PM ET, March 2, 2008

    Surprise Stadium, Surprise, Arizona 

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    KC 001400110 7 - -
    TEX 022010003 8 - -
     
    
    KANSAS CITY (7) AT TEXAS (8)
    
     KANSAS CITY      AB  R  H BI  TEXAS            AB  R  H BI
     D DeJesus CF      2  0  2  2  I Kinsler 2B      2  2  2  0 
     J Gathright CF    2  0  1  0  G Duran 2B        2  1  1  0 
     T Pena SS         3  0  0  1  F Catalanotto LF  3  0  0  0 
     A Callaspo SS     2  0  0  0  J Botts LF        2  0  0  0 
     B Butler DH       5  0  1  0  M Young SS        2  0  1  2 
     M Olivo C         2  1  0  0  R Vazquez SS      2  0  1  1 
     M Tupman C        1  0  0  0  J Hamilton DH     3  1  3  1 
     M Teahen LF       2  1  0  0  J Mayberry PH-DH  1  0  0  0 
     M Aviles 2B       2  0  0  0  M Byrd CF         3  0  0  0 
     M Maier RF        2  1  0  0  B Boggs CF        1  0  1  0 
     D Hollins RF      1  0  0  0  B Broussard 1B    2  0  0  0 
     R Gload 1B        3  1  2  1  C Shelton 1B      2  0  0  0 
     M Stodolka 1B     2  0  1  1  D Murphy RF       2  1  1  1 
     E German 2B-LF    4  1  1  1  N Cruz RF         2  0  0  0 
     J Smith 3B        2  1  1  0  G Laird C         2  0  1  1 
     M Lisson 3B       1  1  1  1  T Teagarden C     1  1  1  0 
                                   T Metcalf 3B      2  1  1  0 
                                   R Roberts 3B      2  1  1  2 
     TOTALS           36  7 10  7  TOTALS           36  8 14  8
    
     KANSAS CITY               001 400 110 --  7
     TEXAS                     022 010 003 --  8
    
    ONE OUT WHEN WINNING RUN SCORED.
     E--M Olivo, J Botts, C Shelton, R Vazquez. 
     DP--KANSAS CITY 1, TEXAS 3. LOB--KANSAS CITY 9, 
     TEXAS 6. 2B--D DeJesus, E German, G Duran, B 
     Boggs, I Kinsler, J Hamilton. HR--M Lisson 1 (1) 
     (off J Rupe), R Roberts 1 (1) (off J Peralta). 
     SB--M Olivo 1 (1). S--D Hollins. SF--M Young.
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      KANSAS CITY
     B Bannister                        3   7   4   3   0   1   0
     K Davies                           3   3   1   1   0   0   0
     L Hochevar                         2   1   0   0   0   2   0
     J Peralta (L,0-1)                1-3   3   3   3   0   0   1
      TEXAS
     J Jennings                         2   0   0   0   1   0   0
     L Mendoza                      1 1-3   3   4   4   2   0   0
     C Rowe                           2-3   2   1   1   1   0   0
     E Guardado                         1   0   0   0   1   1   0
     K Fukumori                         2   2   1   0   0   2   0
     J Rupe (W,1-0)                     2   3   1   1   0   1   1
    
     HBP--I Kinsler by B Bannister, T Teagarden by J 
     Peralta, M Olivo by K Fukumori. SO--KAN: D 
     Hollins, B Butler, M Teahen, J Smith. TEX: M Byrd,
     G Duran, C Shelton. BB--KAN: J Smith, M Olivo, M 
     Maier, M Teahen, D DeJesus.  T--2:51. A--5,296.