Kansas City 4, Detroit 3, 10 innings
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(4-11)
  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 4 6 1
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
WP: J. Soria (1-0)
LP: F. Rodney (1-3)
(9-6)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 6th: Detroit
- P. Polanco reached on fielder's choice, B. Inge scored, C. Granderson to third on third baseman A. Gordon's throwing error
- C. Monroe singled to left, P. Polanco and C. Granderson scored, C. Guillen to second
Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney singled to deep center, E. German scored
Top 9th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen doubled to right center, D. DeJesus scored
- R. Gload grounded into fielder's choice, M. Teahen scored, R. Sanders out at second
Top 10th: Kansas City
- J. Buck homered to deep left
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 .339
E. German 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 0 .273
M. Teahen rf 5 1 1 1 0 1 2 .200
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .195
    R. Sanders pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .391
R. Gload 1b 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 .296
A. Gordon 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .125
E. Brown lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .167
J. Buck c 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .440
T. Pena Jr. ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .189
 Totals 36 4 6 4 3 7 9  
 Batting
2B - E German (2, J Bonderman); M Teahen (2, T Jones).
HR - J Buck (3, 10th inning off F Rodney 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Sweeney (3), M Teahen (4), R Gload (2), J Buck (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Brown 1, D DeJesus 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - A Gordon (3, throw).
DP - 1 (T Pena Jr-R Gload).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 .305
P. Polanco 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 .381
G. Sheffield dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .132
C. Guillen ss 4 0 1 0 1 2 3 .255
S. Casey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .176
C. Monroe lf 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 .212
M. Thames rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .182
    O. Infante ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .375
M. Rabelo c 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000
    I. Rodriguez ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .293
B. Inge 3b 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 .111
 Totals 37 3 8 2 3 10 19  
 Batting
2B - C Granderson (5, G Meche).
RBI - C Monroe 2 (11).
2-out RBI - C Monroe 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 1, P Polanco 1.
GIDP - C Guillen.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - C Guillen (3, 2nd base by G Meche/J Buck).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche 8.0 6 3 0 3 6 0 2.22
J. Soria (W, 1-0) 2.0 2 0 0 0 4 0 3.24
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Bonderman 7.0 3 1 1 0 6 0 2.25
J. Zumaya (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.90
T. Jones (BS, 1) 1.0 2 2 2 2 0 0 2.16
F. Rodney (L, 1-3) 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 7.71
WP - J Bonderman.
IBB - C Guillen (by G Meche).
Pitches-strikes - G Meche 111-69; J Soria 31-21; J Bonderman 86-56; J Zumaya 7-5; T Jones 26-15; F Rodney 14-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Meche 8-10; J Soria 2-0; J Bonderman 5-10; J Zumaya 1-2; T Jones 3-0; F Rodney 2-0.
Batters faced - G Meche 32; J Soria 8; J Bonderman 24; J Zumaya 3; T Jones 7; F Rodney 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Crawford. 1B--Bill Hohn. 2B--Brian O'Nora. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 27,945.
Weather: 51 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, in from left.

Updated on Wednesday, Apr 18, 2007 4:09 pm ET

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