Final in 8

Royals 2

(10-9, 5-5 away)

Athletics 6

(15-5, 10-1 home)

    4:05 PM ET, March 17, 2008

    Phoenix Municipal Stadium, Phoenix, Arizona 

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    KC 000000020 2 - -
    OAK 02001003 - 6 - -
     
    
    KANSAS CITY (2) AT OAKLAND (6)
    
     KANSAS CITY      AB  R  H BI  OAKLAND          AB  R  H BI
     J Gathright CF    4  1  2  0  R Sweeney CF      2  1  0  0 
     A Callaspo 2B     2  0  0  0  J Fiorentino CF   2  0  0  0 
     M Aviles 2B       1  0  1  1  M Ellis 2B        5  0  2  1 
     A Gordon 3B       3  0  0  1  J Cust LF         4  0  1  0 
     J Huber DH        4  0  0  0  M Sweeney DH      3  0  0  0 
     M Teahen LF       3  0  1  0  A Gilbert PR-DH   0  1  0  0 
     M Maier LF        1  0  0  0  D Johnson 1B      2  2  1  0 
     R Gload 1B        2  0  0  0  E Brown RF        3  0  1  0 
     B Butler 1B       2  0  0  0  T Linden PR-RF    0  1  0  0 
     D Hollins RF      3  0  0  0  B Crosby SS       4  1  1  1 
     E German RF       1  0  0  0  K Suzuki C        3  0  0  0 
     J Buck C          3  0  0  0  J Knoedler C      1  0  1  1 
     K Huckaby C       0  0  0  0  D Murphy 3B       4  0  1  2 
     T Pena SS         3  1  2  0  
     A Berroa SS       0  0  0  0  
     TOTALS           32  2  6  2  TOTALS           33  6  8  5
    
     KANSAS CITY               000 000 020 --  2
     OAKLAND                   020 010 03x --  6
    
     E--M Aviles. DP--OAKLAND 1. LOB--KANSAS CITY 5, 
     OAKLAND 8. 2B--D Johnson, D Murphy, B Crosby, E 
     Brown, M Ellis, J Gathright, M Teahen, M Aviles. 
     SB--A Gilbert 1 (1).
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      KANSAS CITY
     B Bannister (L,0-2)                5   6   3   3   1   1   0
     L Nunez                            1   1   0   0   1   2   0
     N Musser                           1   0   0   0   0   0   0
     R Mahay                          1-3   1   3   2   3   1   0
     J Peralta                        2-3   0   0   0   0   0   0
      OAKLAND
     D Eveland (W,2-0)                  5   3   0   0   2   4   0
     C Gaudin                           2   0   0   0   0   1   0
     K Foulke                           1   3   2   2   0   0   0
     A Embree                           1   0   0   0   0   1   0
    
     WP--B Bannister, R Mahay. SO--KC: M Teahen 2, T 
     Pena, A Gordon, B Butler, R Gload. OAK: J Cust, K 
     Suzuki, D Murphy, B Crosby. BB--KC: A Gordon, A 
     Callaspo. OAK: D Johnson 2, R Sweeney, T Linden, M
     Sweeney. T--2:20. A--7,891.