Kansas City 5, Detroit 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(43-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 0 5 13 1
Detroit 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 2
WP: B. Bannister (6-6)
LP: N. Robertson (6-7)
(58-38)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- E. German struck out swinging
- M. Grudzielanek lined out to right
- M. Teahen tripled to deep right
- B. Butler struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson grounded out to pitcher
- O. Infante walked
- O. Infante caught stealing, catcher to second
- G. Sheffield grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- R. Sanders grounded out to shortstop
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- E. Brown grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez fouled out to first
- C. Guillen lined out to left
- S. Casey lined out to deep right

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- T. Pena Jr. singled to right
- T. Pena Jr. caught stealing, catcher to second
- J. LaRue popped out to shortstop
- E. German singled to right
- M. Grudzielanek singled to left, E. German to second
- M. Teahen grounded into fielder's choice, M. Grudzielanek out at second

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- C. Monroe homered to deep left
- M. Rabelo struck out swinging
- B. Inge grounded out to third
- C. Granderson singled to right
- C. Granderson stole second, C. Granderson to third on J. LaRue's throwing error
- O. Infante grounded out to third

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- B. Butler tripled to deep center
- R. Sanders singled to shortstop, B. Butler scored
- D. DeJesus safe at first on third baseman B. Inge's throwing error, R. Sanders to second, R. Sanders to third, D. DeJesus to second
- E. Brown lined out to left
- T. Pena Jr. hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Sanders scored, D. DeJesus to third
- J. LaRue struck out looking

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- G. Sheffield flied out to deep center
- M. Ordonez grounded out to second
- C. Guillen popped out to shortstop

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- E. German grounded out to pitcher
- M. Grudzielanek singled to center
- M. Teahen struck out looking
- B. Butler lined out to deep center

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

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- S. Casey lined out to center
- C. Monroe fouled out to first
- M. Rabelo doubled to deep right
- B. Inge flied out to right

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

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- R. Sanders walked
- D. DeJesus doubled to deep right, R. Sanders to third
- E. Brown hit sacrifice fly to deep center, R. Sanders scored, D. DeJesus to third
- T. Pena Jr. popped out to second
- J. LaRue popped out to shallow left center

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

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- C. Granderson singled to right
- O. Infante flied out to center
- G. Sheffield flied out to left
- M. Ordonez grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- E. German homered to deep left
- M. Grudzielanek doubled to deep left
- M. Teahen singled to left, M. Grudzielanek to third
- J. Capellan relieved N. Robertson
- B. Butler grounded into fielder's choice, M. Grudzielanek out at home, M. Teahen to second
- R. Sanders struck out looking
- D. DeJesus singled to center, M. Teahen scored, B. Butler to third, D. DeJesus to second advancing on throw
- E. Brown flied out to right

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

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- M. Teahen in right field
- A. Gordon at first
- C. Guillen grounded out to shortstop
- S. Casey struck out looking
- C. Monroe struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- T. Pena Jr. flied out to center
- J. LaRue flied out to deep left center
- E. German popped out to shallow right center

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

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- D. Riske relieved B. Bannister
- M. Rabelo doubled to left
- B. Inge grounded out to shortstop
- C. Granderson flied out to left
- O. Infante popped out to pitcher

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

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- B. Seay relieved J. Capellan
- M. Grudzielanek singled to left
- M. Teahen flied out to center
- B. Butler struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 9th: Detroit
- O. Dotel relieved D. Riske
- G. Sheffield walked
- G. Sheffield to second on fielder's indifference
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep right center, G. Sheffield scored
- C. Guillen walked
- S. Casey popped out to shallow left center
- C. Monroe struck out swinging
- I. Rodriguez hit for M. Rabelo
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Detroit 2
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
E. German E. German
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI