Houston Astros 7, Kansas City Royals 0
Regular Season Game 65
Played on Friday, June 17, 2005 (N) at Kauffman Stadium

HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  1    3  0  0  -   7  9  0
KC  A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    5   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Burke 2b                      4   1   1   0       1   0       0   3
Biggio dh                     5   2   1   0       0   1       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   2       0   1       6   0
  Lamb pr,1b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   2   2   2       1   0       3   0
Lane rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Everett ss                    4   0   1   2       0   1       1   2
Ausmus c                      2   0   0   0       2   1       8   1
Bruntlett lf                  3   1   1   1       1   0       4   0
Clemens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harville p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   7   9   7       5   4      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (5,off Howell); Everett (18,off Howell); Burke (5,off Howell).
HR: Ensberg (16,6th inning off Howell 0 on 0 out); Bruntlett (1,7th inning
off Nunez 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Lane (3,by Howell).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bruntlett (1,2nd base off Howell/Buck).
CS: Ausmus (2,2nd base by Howell/Buck).

Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Berroa ss                     2   0   0   0       1   0       2   3
  McEwing ph,ss               2   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
DeJesus cf                    4   0   2   0       1   0       4   0
Stairs dh                     5   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Brown rf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Long lf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Graffanino 1b                 3   0   1   0       1   1       9   1
Teahen 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       3   1
Buck c                        4   0   1   0       0   1       4   1
Gotay 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Howell p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Nunez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sisco p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   0   9   0       3   9      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Long (12,off Clemens).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens W(5-3)                6     4   0   0   3   6   0  25
Qualls                        1     3   0   0   0   0   0   6
Franco                        1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Harville                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   0   0   3   9   0  39

WP: Clemens (1).

Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Howell L(1-1)                 6     5   4   4   3   3   1  26
Nunez                         1     4   3   3   1   0   1   8
Sisco                         2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9     9   7   7   5   4   2  41

HBP: Howell (2,Lane).

Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Marty Foster, 2B - Jim Joyce, 3B - Laz Diaz
Time of Game: 2:56   Attendance: 27385


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Kansas City Royals       
1. Taveras             cf        Berroa              ss
2. Burke               2b        DeJesus             cf
3. Biggio              dh        Stairs              dh
4. Berkman             1b        Brown               rf
5. Ensberg             3b        Long                lf
6. Lane                rf        Graffanino          1b
7. Everett             ss        Teahen              3b
8. Ausmus              c         Buck                c
9. Bruntlett           lf        Gotay               2b
   Clemens             p         Howell              p

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras singled to center; Burke flied to center;
Biggio forced Taveras (second to shortstop); Berkman doubled to
right [Biggio scored]; Ensberg walked; Lane was hit by a pitch
[Berkman to third, Ensberg to second]; Everett doubled to left
[Berkman scored, Ensberg scored, Lane to third]; Ausmus grounded
out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Berroa grounded out (second to first); DeJesus
singled to center; Stairs flied to center; Brown struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bruntlett walked; Bruntlett stole second; On a bunt
Taveras made an out to pitcher; Burke grounded out (third to
first); Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Long singled to left; Graffanino walked [Long to
second]; Teahen struck out; Buck flied to left; Gotay grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Ensberg
lined to third; Lane grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Berroa grounded out (shortstop to first); DeJesus
flied to left; Stairs flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Royals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Everett was called out on strikes; Ausmus walked;
Ausmus was picked off and caught stealing second (catcher to
first); Bruntlett flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Brown singled to center; Long lined to third;
Graffanino flied to right; Teahen grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Taveras flied to right; Burke doubled to left;
Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); Berkman struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 5TH: Buck grounded out (shortstop to first); Gotay was
called out on strikes; Berroa walked; DeJesus walked [Berroa to
second]; Stairs was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 3, Royals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Ensberg homered; Lane lined to second; Everett
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Royals 0.

ROYALS 6TH: Brown struck out; Long doubled to center; Graffanino
struck out while Long advanced to third on a wild pitch (catcher
to first); Teahen lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Royals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: NUNEZ REPLACED HOWELL (PITCHING); Bruntlett homered;
Taveras flied to right; Burke walked; Biggio singled to second
[Burke to second]; Berkman singled to right [Burke scored,
Biggio to third, Berkman to second (on throw)]; LAMB RAN FOR
BERKMAN; Ensberg singled to left [Biggio scored, Lamb to third];
Lane popped to shortstop; Everett flied to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Royals 0.

ROYALS 7TH: LAMB STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); QUALLS REPLACED
CLEMENS (PITCHING); Buck singled to center; Gotay popped to
shortstop; MCEWING BATTED FOR BERROA; McEwing singled to center
[Buck to second]; DeJesus singled to right [Buck to third,
McEwing to second]; Stairs popped to third; Brown grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 7, Royals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: MCEWING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); SISCO REPLACED
NUNEZ (PITCHING); Ausmus walked; Bruntlett popped to third;
Taveras forced Ausmus (first to shortstop); Burke flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Royals 0.

ROYALS 8TH: FRANCO REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Long popped to
third; Graffanino singled to center; Teahen struck out; Buck was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Royals 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Biggio struck out; Lamb popped to third; Ensberg
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
7, Royals 0.

ROYALS 9TH: HARVILLE REPLACED FRANCO (PITCHING); Gotay flied to
right; McEwing singled to right; DeJesus flied to center; Stairs
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Royals 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7   9   0    7
 Royals           0   9   0   12


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