Kansas City 7, Detroit 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 1
Kansas City 0 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 X 7 9 1
WP: B. Duckworth (1-0)
LP: K. Rogers (9-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson singled to right
- P. Polanco grounded out to third, C. Granderson to second
- M. Ordonez singled to center, C. Granderson scored
- M. Cabrera flied out to right
- C. Guillen doubled to deep right, M. Ordonez out at home

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

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- M. Aviles flied out to right
- E. German singled to center
- D. DeJesus grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, E. German out at second

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

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- G. Sheffield grounded out to shortstop
- M. Thames singled to shortstop
- E. Renteria grounded into fielder's choice, M. Thames out at second
- B. Inge walked, E. Renteria to second
- C. Granderson walked, E. Renteria to third, B. Inge to second
- P. Polanco singled to center, E. Renteria and B. Inge scored, C. Granderson to third, P. Polanco to second on third baseman M. Teahen's throwing error
- M. Ordonez fouled out to first

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

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Guillen homered to deep left
- B. Butler walked
- M. Olivo struck out swinging
- R. Gload doubled to deep right, B. Butler to third
- M. Teahen hit sacrifice fly to center, B. Butler scored, R. Gload to third
- A. Callaspo walked
- M. Aviles flied out to center

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- M. Cabrera walked
- C. Guillen grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, M. Cabrera out at second
- G. Sheffield walked
- M. Thames singled to left, G. Sheffield to second
- E. Renteria grounded into fielder's choice, M. Thames out at second

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

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- E. German popped out to right
- D. DeJesus grounded out to second
- J. Guillen struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Detroit
- C. Granderson flied out to center
- P. Polanco grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- B. Butler flied out to center
- M. Olivo grounded out to pitcher
- R. Gload struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez fouled out to left
- M. Cabrera singled to center
- C. Guillen flied out to center
- G. Sheffield popped out to shallow left center

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

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen lined out to center
- A. Callaspo singled to right
- M. Aviles singled to left, A. Callaspo to third, M. Aviles to second on left fielder M. Thames' fielding error
- E. German hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Callaspo scored, M. Aviles to third
- M. Aviles scored on wild pitch
- D. DeJesus struck out swinging

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

  Top 6th: Detroit
- K. Wells relieved B. Duckworth
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- E. Renteria flied out to left
- B. Inge grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- J. Guillen walked
- B. Butler doubled to deep left, J. Guillen to third
- J. Gathright ran for J. Guillen
- M. Olivo reached on fielder's choice, J. Gathright scored
- R. Gload grounded out to second, B. Butler to third, M. Olivo to second
- M. Teahen singled to left, M. Olivo and B. Butler scored
- A. Callaspo singled to right, M. Teahen to second
- M. Aviles grounded out to shortstop, M. Teahen to third, A. Callaspo to second
- E. German intentionally walked
- D. DeJesus lined out to left

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

  Top 7th: Detroit
- D. DeJesus in right field
- J. Gathright in center field
- C. Granderson walked
- P. Polanco singled to right, C. Granderson to third
- M. Ordonez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, P. Polanco out at second
- M. Cabrera struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Kansas City 7

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- F. Beltran relieved K. Rogers
- J. Gathright grounded out to second
- B. Butler lined out to second
- M. Olivo struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Detroit
- R. Ramirez relieved K. Wells
- C. Guillen singled to center
- G. Sheffield fouled out to catcher
- M. Thames flied out to deep left
- E. Renteria fouled out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Kansas City 7

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- N. Robertson relieved F. Beltran
- R. Gload grounded out to second
- M. Teahen grounded out to first
- A. Lopez relieved A. Lopez
- A. Callaspo doubled to deep right center
- M. Aviles walked
- E. German grounded into fielder's choice, M. Aviles out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Kansas City 7

  Top 9th: Detroit
- J. Soria relieved R. Ramirez
- B. Inge flied out to deep left
- C. Granderson grounded out to first
- P. Polanco singled to center
- M. Ordonez lined out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Kansas City 7
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
P. Polanco Placido Polanco
3-5
2 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Callaspo Alberto Callaspo
3-3