Kansas City 9, Detroit 6
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(61-100)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 7 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 9 15 1
Detroit 1 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 6 12 0
WP: T. Wellemeyer (1-2) S: J. Gobble (2)
LP: Z. Miner (7-6)
(95-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus tripled to deep center, E. German and J. Gathright scored
- M. Sweeney homered to deep left center, D. DeJesus scored
- P. Phillips scored, A. Berroa to third, J. Keppinger to second on wild pitch
- J. Gathright singled to left, A. Berroa and J. Keppinger scored
Bot 1st: Detroit
- C. Guillen singled to left, S. Casey scored, M. Ordonez to second
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- C. Guillen safe at first on third baseman E. German's fielding error, P. Polanco scored
- M. Stairs doubled to deep center, I. Rodriguez and C. Guillen scored
Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney hit sacrifice fly to center, D. DeJesus scored
Bot 4th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez singled to left, B. Inge scored, S. Casey to second
Bot 6th: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to center, C. Granderson scored
Top 7th: Kansas City
- J. Keppinger singled to right, P. Phillips scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Gathright cf 4 1 3 2 1 0 1 .239
E. German 3b 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .325
D. DeJesus lf 5 2 2 2 0 2 2 .295
M. Sweeney dh 4 1 3 3 0 0 0 .258
E. Brown rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .285
P. Phillips c 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 .283
A. Berroa ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .233
J. Keppinger 1b 4 1 2 1 1 1 0 .255
A. Sanchez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .143
 Totals 39 9 15 8 3 5 15  
 Batting
2B - J Gathright (12, Z Miner); J Keppinger (2, A Miller); M Sweeney (15, C Durbin).
3B - D DeJesus 2 (7, A Miller, Z Miner).
HR - M Sweeney (8, 1st inning off Z Miner 1 on, 0 Out).
S - A Berroa.
SF - M Sweeney.
RBI - D DeJesus 2 (55), M Sweeney 3 (33), J Gathright 2 (41), J Keppinger (6).
2-out RBI - J Gathright 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E German 1, E Brown 1, D DeJesus 1, J Gathright 1.
GIDP - E Brown.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - E German (8, ground ball).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 1 1 0 0 2 2 .262
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 .297
S. Casey 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 .249
M. Ordonez rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 .296
C. Guillen ss 5 1 1 1 0 1 4 .317
I. Rodriguez c 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .296
M. Stairs dh 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 .246
C. Monroe lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .256
B. Inge 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .254
 Totals 40 6 12 5 2 6 17  
 Batting
2B - M Stairs 2 (21, T Wellemeyer, A Burgos).
3B - C Granderson (9, T Wellemeyer).
RBI - C Guillen (84), M Stairs 2 (50), M Ordonez (103), P Polanco (52).
2-out RBI - C Guillen, M Stairs 2, M Ordonez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 1, I Rodriguez 1, C Guillen 2, B Inge 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Guillen-P Polanco-S Casey).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Burgos 2.2 6 4 1 1 2 0 5.52
A. Bernero 1.1 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.38
T. Wellemeyer (W, 1-2) 4.0 3 1 1 1 2 0 3.63
J. Gobble (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.23
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Miner (L, 7-6) 0.1 5 5 5 0 0 1 4.84
A. Miller 2.2 4 3 3 3 2 0 6.10
J. Grilli 3.2 5 1 1 0 1 0 4.21
J. Walker 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.81
C. Durbin 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.50
WP - A Miller, A Burgos 2, J Grilli 2.
Pitches-strikes - A Burgos 59-36; A Bernero 31-18; T Wellemeyer 59-35; J Gobble 15-9; Z Miner 32-19; A Miller 56-30; J Grilli 46-32; J Walker 4-2; C Durbin 34-25.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Burgos 4-2; A Bernero 1-2; T Wellemeyer 8-2; J Gobble 1-1; Z Miner 0-1; A Miller 6-0; J Grilli 8-2; J Walker 0-1; C Durbin 0-4.
Batters faced - A Burgos 16; A Bernero 7; T Wellemeyer 16; J Gobble 3; Z Miner 6; A Miller 15; J Grilli 15; J Walker 1; C Durbin 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana Demuth. 1B--Jim Joyce. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Time: 3:22. (Plus rain delay totaling 90 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 40,071.
Weather: 56 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 1, 2006 12:09 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Detroit
M. Stairs M. Stairs
2-3
2 RBI