Detroit 15, Kansas City 4
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(93-62)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 10 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 15 17 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 8 0
WP: K. Rogers (17-6)
LP: M. Redman (10-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep center
- C. Guillen doubled to deep left center, M. Thames scored, M. Ordonez to third
- B. Inge singled to right, M. Ordonez scored, C. Guillen to third, I. Rodriguez to second
- C. Shelton singled to left, C. Guillen scored, I. Rodriguez to third, B. Inge to second
- P. Polanco doubled to deep right, I. Rodriguez and B. Inge scored, C. Shelton to third
- C. Granderson tripled to deep right, P. Polanco and C. Shelton scored
- M. Thames singled to left, C. Granderson scored
- I. Rodriguez walked, M. Thames scored, M. Ordonez to third, C. Guillen to second
Top 4th: Detroit
- C. Shelton doubled to deep left center, B. Inge scored
- C. Granderson grounded into fielder's choice, C. Shelton scored, P. Polanco out at second
- C. Monroe scored, M. Thames to third, M. Ordonez to second on wild pitch
- C. Guillen singled to center, M. Thames and M. Ordonez scored
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- J. Buck homered to deep center
Bot 9th: Kansas City
- R. Shealy singled to center, E. Brown scored
- J. Buck homered to deep left, R. Shealy scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 6 2 2 4 0 1 4 .265
C. Monroe lf 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 .256
    A. Gomez ph-lf 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .286
M. Thames dh 2 3 1 1 1 0 0 .259
    M. Stairs ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
    M. Rabelo ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
M. Ordonez rf 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 .296
    B. Clevlen rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .282
C. Guillen ss 3 1 3 3 1 0 0 .317
    R. Santiago pr-ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
I. Rodriguez c 2 1 0 1 2 0 3 .292
    V. Wilson c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
B. Inge 3b 5 2 2 1 1 0 3 .253
C. Shelton 1b 5 2 3 2 1 2 1 .276
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 3 2 0 0 1 .298
    K. Hooper 2b 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
 Totals 43 15 17 14 9 4 19  
 Batting
2B - C Guillen (41, M Redman); P Polanco (18, M Redman); C Shelton (16, S Dohmann); A Gomez (5, J Gobble).
3B - C Granderson (8, M Redman).
HR - C Granderson (17, 1st inning off M Redman 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Granderson 4 (65), C Guillen 3 (79), B Inge (79), C Shelton 2 (47), P Polanco 2 (46), M Thames (60), I Rodriguez (63).
2-out RBI - M Thames, I Rodriguez, C Guillen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Santiago 1, A Gomez 1, I Rodriguez 1, B Inge 2, C Granderson 1.
GIDP - P Polanco.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (P Polanco-C Guillen-C Shelton, K Hooper-R Santiago-C Shelton).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290
    M. Maier lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
E. German 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .336
M. Sweeney dh 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
    P. Phillips ph-dh 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .270
E. Brown rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .289
R. Shealy 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .285
J. Buck c 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 .243
A. Berroa ss 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .234
    A. Sanchez ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
J. Keppinger 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .156
J. Gathright cf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .233
 Totals 33 4 8 4 1 4 6  
 Batting
2B - E Brown (39, K Rogers).
HR - J Buck 2 (11, 8th inning off K Rogers 0 on, 0 Out, 9th inning off K Rogers 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Buck 3 (48), R Shealy (36).
2-out RBI - R Shealy, J Buck 2.
GIDP - E German, E Brown.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Keppinger-E German-R Shealy).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers (W, 17-6) 8.0 5 1 1 1 3 1 3.63
M. Maroth 1.0 3 3 3 0 1 1 4.10
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Redman (L, 10-10) 0.1 7 9 9 2 0 1 5.83
S. Dohmann 2.2 6 4 4 4 0 0 7.54
J. Diaz 3.2 3 2 2 3 1 0 10.80
J. Gobble 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.02
J. Peralta 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.65
WP - S Dohmann, J Diaz.
HBP - M Thames (by J Diaz).
Pitches-strikes - K Rogers 111-76; M Redman 37-20; S Dohmann 69-40; J Diaz 65-31; J Gobble 19-13; J Peralta 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Rogers 17-6; M Redman 1-0; S Dohmann 5-3; J Diaz 7-3; J Gobble 1-1; J Peralta 1-1.
Batters faced - K Rogers 34; M Redman 10; S Dohmann 17; J Diaz 18; J Gobble 5; J Peralta 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Andy Fletcher. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--James Hoye.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 15,459.
Weather: 65 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 16 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BE DETROIT CENTER FIELDER CURTIS GRANDERSON LED OFF THE GAME.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 24, 2006 5:53 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Granderson C. Granderson
2-6, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Kansas City
J. Buck J. Buck
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI