Detroit 7, Kansas City 5
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(61-88)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 5 16 1
Detroit 0 1 3 0 0 2 0 1 X 7 11 0
WP: B. Thomas (6-2) S: P. Coke (2)
LP: Z. Greinke (9-13)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- R. Santiago singled to left center, B. Boesch scored, B. Inge to third
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- M. Cabrera singled to third, J. Damon scored, D. Kelly to second
- A. Avila singled to right center, D. Kelly and M. Cabrera scored, R. Raburn to third
Top 5th: Kansas City
- Y. Betancourt homered to deep left, B. Pena and A. Gordon scored
- B. Butler grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Maier scored, G. Blanco to third, M. Aviles out at second
- W. Betemit singled to shortstop, G. Blanco scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- W. Rhymes tripled to deep right, A. Avila scored
Bot 8th: Detroit
- A. Avila homered to deep left
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .252
M. Aviles 2b 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .306
B. Butler dh 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .317
    J. Dyson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .357
W. Betemit 3b 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .320
K. Ka'aihue 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .199
    J. Fields ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .276
B. Pena c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .273
A. Gordon lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .232
Y. Betancourt ss 4 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 .259
M. Maier rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .258
 Totals 40 5 16 4 1 1 7 0 20  
 Batting
HR - Y Betancourt (16, 5th inning off R Porcello 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - W Betemit (40), Y Betancourt 3 (74).
2-out RBI - W Betemit.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Aviles 2, J Fields 1, B Pena 1.
GIDP - B Butler.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - Y Betancourt (2, 2nd base by R Porcello/A Avila).
 
 Fielding
E - W Betemit (7, field).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
W. Rhymes 2b 5 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 3 .291
J. Damon dh 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .270
D. Kelly cf-lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .245
M. Cabrera 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .325
B. Boesch rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .265
    C. Wells rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .354
R. Raburn lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
    A. Jackson cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300
A. Avila c 4 2 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 .228
B. Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 .248
R. Santiago ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 .261
 Totals 35 7 11 7 2 2 4 0 14  
 Batting
HR - W Rhymes (1, 6th inning off Z Greinke 1 on, 2 Out), A Avila (6, 8th inning off J Chavez 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - W Rhymes 2 (18), M Cabrera (119), A Avila 3 (30), R Santiago (19).
2-out RBI - W Rhymes 2, R Santiago.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Rhymes 1, R Santiago 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - C Wells (1, 2nd base by J Chavez/B Pena).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Wells.
DP - 1 (W Rhymes-R Santiago-M Cabrera).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (L, 9-13) 6.0 8 6 5 2 3 1 1.23 4.00  
J. Chavez 2.0 3 1 1 0 1 1 1.59 6.35  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Porcello 5.1 12 5 5 0 2 1 1.41 5.22  
B. Thomas (W, 6-2) 1.2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1.61 4.16  
D. Schlereth (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.61 3.95  
R. Perry (H, 17) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.37 3.99  
P. Coke (S, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.39 3.43  
Pitches-strikes - Z Greinke 112-66; J Chavez 26-19; R Porcello 82-54; B Thomas 23-11; D Schlereth 19-14; R Perry 8-5; P Coke 6-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Greinke 10-8; J Chavez 4-2; R Porcello 10-6; B Thomas 1-2; D Schlereth 1-0; R Perry 0-1; P Coke 0-1.
Batters faced - Z Greinke 29; J Chavez 8; R Porcello 26; B Thomas 7; D Schlereth 4; R Perry 2; P Coke 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--D.J. Reyburn.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 21, 2010 3:48 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
Y. Betancourt Yuniesky Betancourt
4-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Detroit
A. Avila Alex Avila
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI