Detroit 19, Kansas City 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(50-49)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 5 0 2 0 2 10 0 19 18 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 9 1
WP: Z. Miner (4-3)
LP: L. Hochevar (6-8)
(45-55)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson grounded out to second
- P. Polanco flied out to right
- C. Guillen grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus flied out to center
- M. Aviles singled to left
- B. Butler grounded into fielder's choice, M. Aviles out at second
- J. Guillen flied out to right center

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

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- M. Cabrera singled to right center
- M. Joyce grounded out to second, M. Cabrera to second
- G. Sheffield grounded out to second, M. Cabrera to third
- M. Thames grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to right center
- A. Gordon flied out to center
- R. Gload flied out to left

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez singled to right center
- E. Renteria grounded into fielder's choice, I. Rodriguez out at second
- C. Granderson walked, E. Renteria to second
- P. Polanco struck out swinging
- C. Guillen singled to right, E. Renteria scored, C. Granderson to second, C. Granderson to third on right fielder J. Guillen's throwing error
- M. Cabrera singled to right, C. Granderson scored, C. Guillen to second
- M. Joyce homered to deep center, C. Guillen and M. Cabrera scored
- G. Sheffield struck out looking

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

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Buck flied out to right
- J. Gathright singled to left
- J. Gathright stole second
- D. DeJesus walked
- M. Aviles grounded into double play third to second to first, D. DeJesus out at second

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

  Top 4th: Detroit
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- I. Rodriguez flied out to deep right
- E. Renteria struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- B. Butler grounded out to third
- J. Guillen struck out swinging
- M. Grudzielanek singled to shortstop
- A. Gordon flied out to deep left

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

  Top 5th: Detroit
- C. Granderson singled to pitcher
- P. Polanco flied out to left
- C. Guillen singled to right, C. Granderson to third
- M. Cabrera doubled to deep left center, C. Guillen and C. Granderson scored
- M. Joyce struck out swinging
- G. Sheffield grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- R. Gload lined out to center
- J. Buck grounded out to shortstop
- J. Gathright grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 6th: Detroit
- R. Tejeda relieved L. Hochevar
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- I. Rodriguez walked
- E. Renteria popped out to second
- C. Granderson struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- R. Raburn in left field
- D. DeJesus flied out to center
- M. Aviles grounded out to shortstop
- B. Butler grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 7th: Detroit
- P. Polanco grounded out to shortstop
- C. Guillen walked
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging
- M. Joyce tripled to deep right, C. Guillen scored
- G. Sheffield walked
- R. Raburn walked, G. Sheffield to second
- J. Gobble relieved R. Tejeda
- I. Rodriguez walked, M. Joyce scored, G. Sheffield to third, R. Raburn to second
- E. Renteria grounded out to second

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 9, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- F. Dolsi relieved Z. Miner
- J. Guillen grounded out to second
- T. Pena Jr. hit for M. Grudzielanek
- T. Pena Jr. flied out to right
- A. Gordon walked
- R. Gload flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 9, Kansas City 0

  Top 8th: Detroit
- M. Aviles at second
- T. Pena Jr. at shortstop
- C. Granderson singled to right
- P. Polanco singled to left, C. Granderson to second
- R. Santiago ran for P. Polanco
- C. Guillen doubled to deep left, C. Granderson scored, R. Santiago to third
- R. Santiago scored, C. Guillen to third on wild pitch
- M. Cabrera singled to right, C. Guillen scored
- M. Joyce singled to center, M. Cabrera to second
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left, M. Cabrera and M. Joyce scored
- R. Raburn flied out to deep center
- I. Rodriguez popped out to shallow center
- E. Renteria walked
- C. Granderson singled to left, E. Renteria to second
- R. Santiago walked, E. Renteria to third, C. Granderson to second
- C. Guillen walked, E. Renteria scored, C. Granderson to third, R. Santiago to second
- L. Nunez relieved J. Gobble
- M. Cabrera doubled to deep right, R. Santiago and C. Granderson scored, C. Guillen to third
- M. Joyce singled to center, C. Guillen scored, M. Cabrera to third
- G. Sheffield grounded out to third

10 runs, 9 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 19, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- R. Santiago at second
- J. Buck ground rule double to deep center
- J. Gathright singled to center, J. Buck scored
- D. DeJesus singled to left center, J. Gathright to third
- J. Gathright scored, D. DeJesus to second on wild pitch
- M. Aviles doubled to deep center, D. DeJesus to third
- A. Lopez relieved F. Dolsi
- B. Butler singled to right, D. DeJesus and M. Aviles scored
- J. Guillen grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, B. Butler out at second
- T. Pena Jr. flied out to right

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 19, Kansas City 4

  Top 9th: Detroit
- M. Aviles at shortstop
- E. German at second
- T. Pena Jr. relieved L. Nunez
- R. Raburn grounded out to pitcher
- I. Rodriguez struck out looking
- E. Renteria flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 19, Kansas City 4

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon flied out to deep left center
- R. Gload lined out to center
- J. Buck singled to left center
- J. Gathright struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 19, Kansas City 4
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
5-6
6 RBI
 Kansas City
J. Gathright Joey Gathright
2-4
1 RBI