Detroit 7, Kansas City 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 7 2
Detroit 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 X 7 7 1
WP: J. Verlander (18-6)
LP: J. De La Rosa (8-12)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- J. Gathright grounded out to pitcher
- R. Gload popped out to second

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- C. Maybin flied out to right
- P. Polanco singled to left
- R. Raburn doubled to deep left, P. Polanco scored
- R. Raburn to third on wild pitch
- C. Guillen singled to left center, R. Raburn scored
- M. Thames homered to deep left, C. Guillen scored
- M. Hessman walked
- B. Inge struck out looking
- M. Rabelo lined out to right

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- B. Butler homered to deep left
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- A. Gordon walked
- J. Buck grounded into fielder's choice, A. Gordon out at second
- J. Smith struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- L. Hochevar relieved J. De La Rosa
- R. Santiago safe at first on third baseman A. Gordon's throwing error
- C. Maybin struck out swinging
- P. Polanco singled to right, R. Santiago to second
- R. Raburn grounded into fielder's choice, R. Santiago to third, P. Polanco out at second, R. Santiago scored, R. Raburn to second on shortstop T. Pena Jr.'s throwing error
- R. Raburn to third on wild pitch
- C. Guillen struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to third
- D. DeJesus hit by pitch
- J. Gathright singled to right, D. DeJesus to third
- R. Gload flied out to center, J. Gathright to second
- B. Butler flied out to left

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- M. Thames homered to deep left
- M. Hessman popped out to third
- B. Inge flied out to right
- M. Rabelo grounded out to first

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- A. Gordon struck out swinging
- J. Buck singled to left
- J. Buck to second on balk
- J. Smith singled to shortstop, J. Buck to third
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- R. Santiago hit by pitch
- C. Maybin grounded into fielder's choice, R. Santiago out at second
- P. Polanco grounded into double play third to second to first, C. Maybin out at second

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus grounded out to second
- J. Gathright lined out to right
- R. Gload hit by pitch
- B. Butler lined out to center

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

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- R. Raburn struck out looking
- L. Nunez relieved L. Nunez
- C. Guillen flied out to center
- M. Thames popped out to shortstop

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

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen doubled to deep right
- A. Gordon walked
- J. Buck lined out to center, M. Teahen to third
- J. Smith grounded into fielder's choice, M. Teahen scored, A. Gordon out at second
- T. Pena Jr. struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- M. Hessman fouled out to first
- B. Inge struck out looking
- M. Rabelo struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- B. Seay relieved J. Verlander
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- E. Brown hit for J. Gathright
- E. Brown struck out swinging
- R. Gload singled to right
- B. Butler flied out to right

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

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- E. Brown in left field
- R. Santiago flied out to center
- C. Maybin struck out swinging
- P. Polanco popped out to shallow right

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

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen singled to left
- A. Gordon lined out to right center
- J. Zumaya relieved B. Seay
- J. Buck flied out to center
- J. Smith popped out to shallow left

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

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- R. Raburn homered to deep left
- C. Guillen grounded out to third
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- M. Hessman flied out to deep left center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 2, Detroit 7

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- B. Clevlen in left field
- C. Brazell hit for T. Pena Jr.
- C. Brazell struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus popped out to third
- E. Brown safe at first on shortstop R. Santiago's throwing error
- E. Brown to second on fielder's indifference
- R. Gload struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 2, Detroit 7
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler B. Butler
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
M. Thames M. Thames
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI