Kansas City 26, Detroit 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 4 2 11 2 0 5 0 1 1 26 26 0
Detroit 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 5 10 2
WP: Z. Greinke (8-9)
LP: J. Johnson (8-13)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
-M. Stairs hit sacrifice fly to left, D. DeJesus scored
-J. Randa doubled to deep left, A. Berroa and A. Nunez scored, J. Randa to third advancing on throw
-C. Pickering hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Randa scored
Top 2nd: Kansas City
-A. Berroa tripled to deep left center, D. DeJesus scored
-A. Berroa scored on wild pitch
Bot 2nd: Detroit
-C. Monroe homered to deep left, C. Guillen scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
-D. Brown singled to center, J. Randa scored, C. Pickering to second
-A. Castillo doubled to deep right, C. Pickering scored, D. Brown to third
-D. DeJesus walked, D. Brown scored, A. Castillo to third, R. Gotay to second
-A. Berroa singled to center, A. Castillo scored, R. Gotay to third, D. DeJesus to second
-A. Nunez singled to center, R. Gotay and D. DeJesus scored, A. Berroa to third
-M. Stairs singled to left center, A. Berroa scored, A. Nunez to second
-C. Pickering singled to right, A. Nunez scored, M. Stairs to third, J. Randa to second
-D. Brown singled to right, M. Stairs scored, J. Randa to third, C. Pickering to second
-A. Castillo singled to center, J. Randa and C. Pickering scored, D. Brown to third
Top 4th: Kansas City
-C. Pickering singled to deep left center, A. Nunez scored, J. Randa to second
-A. Castillo singled to right, J. Randa scored, C. Pickering to third, D. Brown to second
Bot 4th: Detroit
-R. White homered to deep left
Top 6th: Kansas City
-D. DeJesus doubled to deep right, J. Randa and D. Brown scored, A. Castillo to third
-A. Berroa homered to deep left, A. Castillo and D. DeJesus scored
Bot 7th: Detroit
-B. Higginson doubled to deep left center, B. Inge scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
-R. Gotay doubled to deep center, P. Phillips scored
Top 9th: Kansas City
-D. Brown singled to pitcher, J. Randa scored, C. Pickering to third
Bot 9th: Detroit
-N. Logan grounded out to shortstop, J. Smith scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 5 4 2 3 2 0 3 .278
A. Berroa ss 5 4 4 5 1 1 0 .258
    W. Guerrero ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222
A. Nunez rf 4 3 1 2 1 1 2 .235
    A. Gomez rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133
M. Stairs 1b 6 1 1 2 0 0 4 .268
J. Randa 3b 7 6 6 2 0 1 0 .296
C. Pickering dh 5 2 3 3 1 1 1 .250
D. Brown lf 6 2 4 3 1 0 0 .272
A. Castillo c 4 2 3 4 1 1 0 .288
    P. Phillips c 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .500
R. Gotay 2b 5 1 1 1 1 1 8 .253
 Totals 52 26 26 25 8 6 21  
 Batting
2B - J Randa (25, J Johnson); A Castillo (6, J Johnson); D DeJesus (11, C Dingman); R Gotay (5, J Ennis); C Pickering (2, J Ennis).
3B - A Berroa (6, J Johnson).
HR - A Berroa (7, 6th inning off J Ennis 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - M Stairs , C Pickering.
RBI - M Stairs 2 (59), J Randa 2 (46), C Pickering 3 (16), A Berroa 5 (38), D Brown 3 (23), A Castillo 4 (8), D DeJesus 3 (26), A Nunez 2 (23), R Gotay (9).
2-out RBI - A Berroa 4, C Pickering, A Castillo, D DeJesus 2, D Brown.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Guerrero 1, R Gotay 2, D DeJesus 1, P Phillips 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Logan cf 5 0 0 1 0 1 0 .300
B. Higginson rf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .250
    M. Thames rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .231
I. Rodriguez c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .338
    C. Shelton ph-c 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .209
R. White dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .279
    E. Munson ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .219
C. Guillen ss 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .312
    O. Infante 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .262
C. Pena 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .253
C. Monroe lf 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .298
B. Inge 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .289
J. Smith 2b-ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .263
 Totals 36 5 10 5 2 6 13  
 Batting
2B - B Higginson (20, C George).
3B - J Smith (3, M MacDougal).
HR - C Monroe (15, 2nd inning off Z Greinke 1 on, 1 Out), R White (19, 4th inning off Z Greinke 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Monroe 2 (60), R White (67), B Higginson (59), N Logan (6).
2-out RBI - B Higginson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Smith 1, E Munson 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - B Inge (4, 2nd base by Z Greinke/A Castillo).
 
 Fielding
E - J Smith (4, ground ball); N Logan (1, bobble).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (W, 8-9) 5.0 6 3 3 1 3 2 4.26
C. George 3.0 3 1 1 1 2 0 7.22
M. MacDougal 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 10.38
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Johnson (L, 8-13) 2.1 6 11 9 4 3 0 4.99
L. Urdaneta 0.0 5 6 6 1 0 0 INF
F. German 1.2 6 2 2 1 1 0 10.29
C. Dingman 1.2 3 4 4 2 1 0 6.31
J. Ennis 3.1 6 3 3 0 1 1 9.00
WP - J Johnson.
Pitches-strikes - Z Greinke 87-54; C George 50-32; M MacDougal 16-9; J Johnson 71-38; L Urdaneta 26-16; F German 39-25; C Dingman 38-22; J Ennis 50-39.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Greinke 3-8; C George 1-6; M MacDougal 2-0; J Johnson 2-3; L Urdaneta 0-0; F German 1-3; C Dingman 0-4; J Ennis 3-6.
Batters faced - Z Greinke 21; C George 13; M MacDougal 4; J Johnson 18; L Urdaneta 6; F German 12; C Dingman 10; J Ennis 16.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Mike Fichter. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--James Hoye.
Time: 3:11.
Weather: 65 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
DETROIT LEFT FIELDER CRAIG MONROE EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 9, 2004 3:19 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
A. Berroa A. Berroa
4-5, 1 HR
5 RBI
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI