Detroit 6, Kansas City 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(17-11)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 6 11 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 9 1
WP: J. Verlander (2-1) S: T. Jones (11)
LP: B. Bannister (0-2)
(10-20)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson grounded out to first
- P. Polanco popped out to first
- G. Sheffield safe at first on third baseman A. Gordon's fielding error
- M. Ordonez walked, G. Sheffield to second
- C. Guillen doubled to deep left, G. Sheffield and M. Ordonez scored
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus grounded out to first
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to pitcher
- M. Teahen grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- S. Casey singled to right
- C. Monroe struck out looking
- B. Inge struck out swinging
- C. Granderson singled to right, S. Casey to third
- P. Polanco flied out to right center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney flied out to deep left
- R. Gload grounded out to second
- B. Butler doubled to deep right
- A. Gordon struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- G. Sheffield grounded out to third
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep right
- C. Guillen singled to center, M. Ordonez to third
- I. Rodriguez flied out to right, C. Guillen to second
- S. Casey walked
- C. Monroe flied out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Buck singled to left
- T. Pena Jr. struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus lined into double play center to first, J. Buck out at first

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

  Top 4th: Detroit
- B. Inge flied out to deep center
- C. Granderson tripled to deep right
- P. Polanco grounded out to shortstop
- G. Sheffield fouled out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to second
- M. Teahen singled to center
- M. Sweeney popped out to second
- R. Gload grounded out to third

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

  Top 5th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez grounded out to shortstop
- C. Guillen singled to left
- I. Rodriguez flied out to right
- S. Casey doubled to deep right, C. Guillen scored
- T. Wellemeyer relieved B. Bannister
- C. Monroe singled to left, S. Casey to third
- B. Inge singled to right, S. Casey scored, C. Monroe to third
- C. Granderson walked, B. Inge to second
- P. Polanco walked, C. Monroe scored, B. Inge to third, C. Granderson to second
- N. Musser relieved T. Wellemeyer
- G. Sheffield walked, B. Inge scored, C. Granderson to third, P. Polanco to second
- M. Ordonez flied out to right

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

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- B. Butler lined out to first
- A. Gordon singled to right
- J. Buck hit by pitch, A. Gordon to second
- T. Pena Jr. singled to right, A. Gordon to third, J. Buck to second
- D. DeJesus grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, T. Pena Jr. out at second

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

  Top 6th: Detroit
- D. DeJesus grounded out to shortstop
- I. Rodriguez popped out to second
- S. Casey struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek struck out looking
- M. Teahen popped out to shortstop
- M. Sweeney flied out to right

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

  Top 7th: Detroit
- C. Monroe walked
- B. Inge flied out to right center
- C. Granderson struck out looking
- P. Polanco struck out looking

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

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- R. Gload grounded out to pitcher
- B. Butler singled to center
- A. Gordon flied out to center
- J. Buck hit by pitch, B. Butler to second
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to second

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

  Top 8th: Detroit
- S. Costa in left field
- B. Butler at first
- D. Riske relieved N. Musser
- G. Sheffield flied out to left center
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep right
- C. Guillen intentionally walked
- I. Rodriguez flied out to deep center, M. Ordonez to third
- S. Casey struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus walked
- M. Grudzielanek singled to third, D. DeJesus to second
- B. Seay relieved J. Verlander
- M. Teahen flied out to left center
- M. Sweeney doubled to deep center, M. Grudzielanek and D. DeJesus scored
- S. Costa grounded out to second, M. Sweeney to third
- J. Grilli relieved B. Seay
- B. Butler singled to right, M. Sweeney scored
- F. Rodney relieved J. Grilli
- E. German ran for B. Butler
- A. Gordon grounded out to pitcher

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 3

  Top 9th: Detroit
- E. German at third
- A. Gordon at first
- J. Gobble relieved D. Riske
- C. Monroe flied out to deep right
- B. Inge flied out to right
- C. Granderson struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- T. Jones relieved F. Rodney
- J. Buck struck out looking
- T. Pena Jr. popped out to second
- D. DeJesus struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Kansas City 3
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Guillen C. Guillen
3-4
2 RBI
 Kansas City
B. Butler B. Butler
3-4
1 RBI