Kansas City 13, Detroit 3
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(57-78)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 1 0 0 1 4 1 5 1 13 17 0
Detroit 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 9 1
WP: B. Duckworth (2-0)
LP: K. Rogers (9-12)
(65-70)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- M. Aviles grounded out to second
- A. Callaspo fouled out to catcher
- D. DeJesus grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson tripled to right
- P. Polanco walked
- M. Ordonez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco out at second
- M. Cabrera doubled to deep left
- M. Joyce walked
- J. Larish struck out looking

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Guillen grounded out to shortstop
- B. Butler homered to deep left
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- J. Buck grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- E. Renteria singled to left
- B. Inge lined out to deep right
- C. Granderson flied out to deep left center

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Gload singled to center
- E. German lined into double play pitcher to first, R. Gload out at first
- M. Aviles grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- P. Polanco tripled to deep center
- M. Ordonez grounded out to shortstop, P. Polanco scored
- M. Cabrera grounded out to first
- M. Joyce singled to right
- J. Larish struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- A. Callaspo singled to left
- D. DeJesus struck out swinging
- J. Guillen grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Callaspo out at second

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- E. Renteria grounded out to pitcher
- B. Inge lined out to deep left

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- B. Butler struck out swinging
- M. Teahen homered to deep left center
- J. Buck walked
- J. Buck picked off at first, pitcher to first
- R. Gload flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- C. Granderson lined out to third
- P. Polanco grounded out to shortstop
- M. Ordonez singled to center
- M. Cabrera grounded into fielder's choice, M. Ordonez out at second

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

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- E. German walked
- M. Aviles singled to center, E. German to second
- A. Callaspo grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. German to third, M. Aviles out at second
- D. DeJesus singled to center, E. German scored
- J. Guillen singled to center, D. DeJesus to second
- B. Butler homered to deep left, J. Guillen and D. DeJesus scored
- M. Teahen struck out looking

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Detroit 2

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- M. Joyce tripled to deep right
- J. Larish grounded out to second, M. Joyce scored
- M. Thames popped out to third
- E. Renteria grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Detroit 3

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- N. Robertson relieved K. Rogers
- J. Buck struck out swinging
- R. Gload singled to center
- E. German grounded into fielder's choice, R. Gload out at second
- J. Gathright ran for E. German
- M. Aviles walked, J. Gathright to second
- A. Callaspo singled to left, J. Gathright scored, M. Aviles to second
- D. DeJesus flied out to center

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

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- D. DeJesus in left field
- J. Gathright in center field
- L. Nunez relieved B. Duckworth
- B. Inge struck out looking
- C. Granderson ground rule double to deep left center
- P. Polanco popped out to second
- M. Ordonez flied out to right

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

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- J. Guillen doubled to deep left
- B. Butler grounded out to second, J. Guillen to third
- M. Teahen doubled to center, J. Guillen scored
- J. Buck intentionally walked
- R. Gload singled to right, M. Teahen scored, J. Buck to third
- J. Gathright singled to right center, J. Buck scored, R. Gload to second
- C. Fossum relieved N. Robertson
- M. Aviles doubled to deep center, R. Gload and J. Gathright scored
- M. Aviles out at third
- A. Callaspo walked
- D. DeJesus grounded out to second

5 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 12, Detroit 3

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- M. Aviles at third
- T. Pena Jr. at shortstop
- M. Teahen in right field
- J. Fulchino relieved L. Nunez
- R. Santiago hit for M. Cabrera
- R. Santiago struck out looking
- M. Joyce walked
- J. Larish popped out to third
- M. Thames struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 12, Detroit 3

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- R. Raburn in right field
- R. Santiago at third
- J. Larish at first
- T. Pena Jr. singled to center
- B. Butler singled to right, T. Pena Jr. to third
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- J. Buck grounded into fielder's choice, T. Pena Jr. scored, B. Butler to third on third baseman R. Santiago's throwing error
- R. Gload lined out to center

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 13, Detroit 3

  Bottom 9th: Detroit
- J. Soria relieved J. Fulchino
- E. Renteria grounded out to first
- B. Inge walked
- B. Inge to second
- P. Polanco grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, C. Granderson out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 13, Detroit 3
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
3-5, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Detroit
C. Granderson Curtis Granderson
3-5