Detroit 7, Kansas City 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(51-49)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 2 7 12 1
Kansas City 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1
WP: K. Rogers (8-6)
LP: K. Davies (3-2)
(45-56)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson popped out to shallow center
- P. Polanco popped out to shortstop
- C. Guillen doubled to deep right
- M. Ordonez singled to right, C. Guillen scored
- M. Cabrera lined out to center

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

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- M. Aviles doubled to deep right
- M. Grudzielanek singled to left, M. Aviles scored, M. Grudzielanek to second on left fielder M. Joyce's throwing error
- J. Guillen grounded out to pitcher
- B. Butler popped out to first

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

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- M. Joyce popped out to shallow right
- G. Sheffield struck out swinging
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- E. German grounded out to shortstop
- J. Buck grounded out to shortstop
- R. Gload popped out to shortstop

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- E. Renteria fouled out to right
- C. Granderson flied out to center
- P. Polanco homered to deep left
- C. Guillen walked
- M. Ordonez singled to center, C. Guillen to third
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Gathright grounded bunt out to third
- D. DeJesus grounded out to first
- M. Aviles struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Detroit
- M. Joyce popped out to shallow center
- G. Sheffield doubled to deep center
- G. Sheffield stole third
- I. Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice, G. Sheffield out at home
- E. Renteria lined out to left

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

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek singled to center
- J. Guillen popped out to third
- B. Butler fouled out to second
- E. German walked, M. Grudzielanek to second
- J. Buck struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Detroit
- J. Peralta relieved K. Davies
- C. Granderson singled to shortstop
- P. Polanco doubled to center, C. Granderson to third
- C. Guillen walked
- M. Ordonez popped out to second
- M. Cabrera singled to right, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to third, C. Guillen to second
- M. Joyce walked, P. Polanco scored, C. Guillen to third, M. Cabrera to second
- G. Sheffield hit sacrifice fly to center, C. Guillen scored
- I. Rodriguez popped out to shallow right

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 5, Kansas City 1

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- R. Gload grounded out to first
- J. Gathright struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 6th: Detroit
- E. Renteria singled to center
- C. Granderson fouled out to left
- P. Polanco grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. Renteria out at second

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

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- M. Aviles grounded out to pitcher
- M. Grudzielanek doubled to left
- J. Guillen grounded out to shortstop
- B. Butler grounded out to third

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

  Top 7th: Detroit
- C. Guillen flied out to right
- M. Ordonez flied out to deep center
- M. Cabrera flied out to left

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

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- F. Rodney relieved K. Rogers
- E. German singled
- E. German stole second
- J. Buck struck out looking
- R. Gload lined out to second
- J. Gathright struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Detroit
- R. Tejeda relieved J. Peralta
- M. Joyce flied out to left
- G. Sheffield struck out swinging
- I. Rodriguez singled to center
- I. Rodriguez picked off at first, pitcher to first

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

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus flied out to center
- M. Aviles struck out swinging
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Detroit
- E. Renteria singled to left center
- C. Granderson reached on fielder's choice, E. Renteria to third on first baseman R. Gload's throwing error
- P. Polanco grounded into fielder's choice, E. Renteria scored, C. Granderson out at second
- C. Guillen struck out swinging
- P. Polanco to second on wild pitch
- M. Ordonez singled to left, P. Polanco scored
- M. Cabrera flied out to right

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

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- R. Raburn in right field
- J. Zumaya relieved F. Rodney
- J. Guillen struck out swinging
- B. Butler grounded out to shortstop
- E. German tripled to deep center
- J. Buck grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Kansas City 1
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
P. Polanco Placido Polanco
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Grudzielanek Mark Grudzielanek
3-4
1 RBI