Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Kansas City leads 1-0 (as of 8/16)

Game 1: Friday, August 16
Kansas City 6Final
Tampa Bay 5
Game 2: Saturday, August 17
Kansas City 7Final
in 12
Tampa Bay 3
Game 3: Sunday, August 18
Kansas City 6Final
Tampa Bay 8

Royals 6

(49-73, 17-44 away)

Devil Rays 5

(40-81, 24-39 home)

    7:15 PM ET, August 16, 2002

    Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    KC 000102102 6 - -
    TB 102010100 5 - -

    W: R. Bukvich (1-0)

    L: E. Yan (5-7)

    S: R. Hernandez (20)