Detroit 7, Kansas City 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(18-11)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 7 13 0
Kansas City 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 8 0
WP: J. Mesa (1-1) S: T. Jones (12)
LP: B. Duckworth (0-2)
(10-21)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez flied out to deep center
- P. Polanco grounded out to second
- M. Thames flied out to right

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

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus singled to center
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to center
- M. Teahen flied out to right center
- M. Sweeney homered to deep center, D. DeJesus scored
- E. Brown popped out to left center

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

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez popped out to shortstop
- C. Guillen walked
- C. Monroe flied out to deep left
- O. Infante grounded into fielder's choice, C. Guillen out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- B. Butler grounded out to pitcher
- E. German homered to deep left
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to pitcher
- J. LaRue flied out to deep left

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- B. Inge grounded out to third
- M. Rabelo grounded out to shortstop
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus walked
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to deep center
- M. Teahen hit by pitch, D. DeJesus to second
- M. Sweeney flied out to left center
- E. Brown walked, D. DeJesus to third, M. Teahen to second
- B. Butler grounded into fielder's choice, E. Brown out at second

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

  Top 4th: Detroit
- P. Polanco lined out to pitcher
- M. Thames walked
- M. Ordonez grounded out to pitcher, M. Thames to second
- C. Guillen singled to right center, M. Thames scored
- C. Guillen caught stealing, catcher to second

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

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- E. German grounded out to third
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to third
- J. LaRue homered to deep left
- D. DeJesus grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 5th: Detroit
- C. Monroe doubled to deep center
- O. Infante singled to center, C. Monroe to third
- B. Inge grounded into double play third to second to first, C. Monroe scored, O. Infante out at second
- M. Rabelo singled to center
- I. Rodriguez flied out to deep left center

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Kansas City 4

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek singled to left
- M. Teahen singled to first, M. Grudzielanek to second
- M. Sweeney grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Grudzielanek to third, M. Teahen out at second
- E. Brown walked
- B. Butler grounded into fielder's choice, E. Brown out at second

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

  Top 6th: Detroit
- P. Polanco doubled to left
- M. Thames doubled to deep right center, P. Polanco scored, M. Thames out at third
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left
- C. Guillen grounded out to second
- C. Monroe grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- E. German flied out to right
- T. Pena Jr. singled to right
- J. LaRue grounded out to third, T. Pena Jr. to second
- D. DeJesus walked
- J. Grilli relieved M. Maroth
- M. Grudzielanek walked, T. Pena Jr. to third, D. DeJesus to second
- W. Ledezma relieved J. Grilli
- M. Teahen walked, T. Pena Jr. scored, D. DeJesus to third, M. Grudzielanek to second
- M. Sweeney lined out to deep left

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, Kansas City 5

  Top 7th: Detroit
- D. Riske relieved O. Perez
- R. Gload at first
- C. Granderson hit for O. Infante
- C. Granderson struck out swinging
- B. Inge popped out to second
- M. Rabelo flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- C. Granderson in center field
- E. Brown singled to deep center, E. Brown out at second
- B. Butler struck out looking
- E. German walked
- E. German stole second
- T. Pena Jr. walked
- J. Mesa relieved W. Ledezma
- J. LaRue grounded into fielder's choice, E. German out at third, T. Pena Jr. to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, Kansas City 5

  Top 8th: Detroit
- B. Duckworth relieved D. Riske
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to second
- P. Polanco singled to third
- P. Polanco to third on wild pitch
- M. Thames walked
- J. Soria relieved B. Duckworth
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep left, P. Polanco scored, M. Thames to third
- C. Guillen intentionally walked
- C. Monroe singled to center, M. Thames and M. Ordonez scored, C. Guillen to third
- C. Granderson flied into double play right to catcher, C. Guillen out at home

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- S. Casey at first
- B. Seay relieved J. Mesa
- D. DeJesus fouled out to third
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to center
- M. Teahen flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Kansas City 5

  Top 9th: Detroit
- J. Gobble relieved J. Soria
- B. Inge grounded out to third
- M. Rabelo grounded out to first
- I. Rodriguez singled to right
- P. Polanco singled to right, I. Rodriguez to second
- S. Casey singled to right, I. Rodriguez out at home, P. Polanco to second

0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- T. Jones relieved B. Seay
- R. Gload flied out to right
- E. Brown struck out swinging
- B. Butler grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Kansas City 5
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Ordonez M. Ordonez
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI