Detroit 6, Kansas City 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(2-2)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 8 1
Kansas City 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 10 0
WP: M. Maroth (1-0) S: T. Jones (2)
LP: G. Meche (1-1)
(2-3)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson grounded out to shortstop
- P. Polanco grounded out to pitcher
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left
- M. Ordonez struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- M. Ordonez flied out to center
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to center
- M. Sweeney flied out to deep left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Kansas City 0

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- C. Guillen grounded out to second
- I. Rodriguez flied out to right center
- S. Casey singled to left, S. Casey out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- R. Sanders doubled to deep center
- E. Brown flied out to right center, R. Sanders to third
- E. German singled to center, R. Sanders scored
- R. Shealy grounded out to first, E. German to second
- J. Buck struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Kansas City 1

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- C. Monroe doubled to deep left
- B. Inge grounded out to shortstop, C. Monroe to third
- C. Granderson singled to center, C. Monroe scored
- P. Polanco singled to right, C. Granderson to second
- G. Sheffield singled to center, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to third, G. Sheffield to second advancing on throw
- M. Ordonez hit sacrifice fly to deep right center, P. Polanco scored, G. Sheffield to third
- C. Guillen grounded out to shortstop

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, Kansas City 1

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- T. Pena Jr. singled to center
- D. DeJesus doubled to right, T. Pena Jr. to third
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop, T. Pena Jr. scored
- M. Sweeney grounded out to shortstop
- R. Sanders homered to deep left, D. DeJesus scored
- E. Brown singled to center

  Top 5th: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
- P. Polanco flied out to right
- G. Sheffield walked
- G. Sheffield caught stealing, pitcher to first to second to pitcher
- M. Ordonez fouled out to catcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 4

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus walked
- M. Grudzielanek lined out to second
- M. Sweeney grounded into double play pitcher to second to first, D. DeJesus out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 4

  Top 6th: Detroit
- C. Guillen grounded out to shortstop
- I. Rodriguez flied out to center
- S. Casey fouled out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 4

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- J. Grilli relieved M. Maroth
- R. Sanders singled to right
- E. Brown grounded out to second, R. Sanders to second
- E. German doubled to deep left, R. Sanders scored
- R. Gload hit for R. Shealy
- R. Shealy grounded out to pitcher
- J. Buck struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 5

  Top 7th: Detroit
- R. Gload at first
- C. Monroe flied out to right center
- B. Inge struck out swinging
- C. Granderson walked
- P. Polanco grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- J. Zumaya relieved J. Grilli
- T. Pena Jr. lined out to right
- D. DeJesus singled to right
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to center
- M. Sweeney fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 5

  Top 8th: Detroit
- J. Peralta relieved G. Meche
- G. Sheffield walked
- M. Ordonez struck out swinging
- C. Guillen flied out to left
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- R. Sanders struck out looking
- E. Brown popped out to first
- E. German walked
- R. Gload singled to right, E. German to third
- M. Teahen hit for J. Buck
- M. Teahen flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 5

  Top 9th: Detroit
- J. LaRue catching
- S. Casey grounded out to first
- C. Monroe struck out swinging
- B. Inge struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- T. Jones relieved J. Zumaya
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to pitcher
- D. DeJesus safe at first on shortstop C. Guillen's throwing error, D. DeJesus out at second
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 5
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
2-2, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
R. Sanders R. Sanders
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI