Kansas City 9, Detroit 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 1 1 3 2 0 2 0 0 0 9 18 1
Detroit 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 5 10 2
WP: L. Hochevar (9-10) S: B. Wood (1)
LP: M. Scherzer (13-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- A. Gordon homered to right
- M. Cabrera grounded out to second
- B. Butler struck out swinging
- E. Hosmer singled to shallow left
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson flied out to right
- R. Santiago tripled to right
- D. Young popped out to left
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas grounded out to second
- J. Giavotella singled to left
- S. Perez doubled to deep right center, J. Giavotella scored
- A. Escobar grounded out to shortstop
- A. Gordon grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- V. Martinez struck out swinging
- A. Avila struck out swinging
- J. Peralta grounded out to second

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Cabrera singled to shallow center
- B. Butler singled, M. Cabrera to second, M. Cabrera to third, B. Butler to second on third baseman W. Betemit's fielding error
- E. Hosmer walked
- J. Francoeur lined out to second
- M. Moustakas popped out to second
- J. Giavotella doubled to left, M. Cabrera, B. Butler and E. Hosmer scored, J. Giavotella out at third

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- W. Betemit walked
- D. Kelly singled to center, W. Betemit to second
- A. Jackson struck out looking
- W. Betemit to third, D. Kelly to second on wild pitch
- R. Santiago grounded out to shortstop, W. Betemit scored, D. Kelly to third
- D. Young singled, D. Kelly scored
- M. Cabrera singled to left center, D. Young to second
- V. Martinez singled to center, D. Young scored, M. Cabrera to third
- A. Avila grounded into fielder's choice, V. Martinez out at second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Detroit 3

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- S. Perez homered to deep left center
- A. Escobar homered to deep left
- A. Gordon singled to center
- D. Below relieved M. Scherzer
- M. Cabrera grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Gordon out at second
- B. Butler lined out to left

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- J. Peralta struck out swinging
- W. Betemit grounded out to pitcher
- D. Kelly grounded out to third

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer lined out to center
- J. Francoeur doubled to right center
- M. Moustakas grounded out to shortstop, J. Francoeur to third
- J. Giavotella grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- A. Jackson singled
- R. Santiago popped out to shallow left
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop, A. Jackson to second
- M. Cabrera doubled to right, A. Jackson scored
- V. Martinez grounded out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 7, Detroit 4

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- S. Perez walked
- A. Escobar grounded into fielder's choice, S. Perez out at second
- A. Gordon singled to shallow center, A. Escobar to second
- M. Cabrera doubled to shallow right, A. Escobar scored, A. Gordon to third
- B. Butler intentionally walked
- E. Hosmer hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Gordon scored
- J. Francoeur flied out to center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 4

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- A. Avila grounded out to first
- J. Peralta struck out swinging
- W. Betemit walked
- D. Kelly flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 4

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas popped out to left center
- J. Giavotella grounded out to second
- S. Perez singled to shallow left
- A. Escobar singled, S. Perez to second
- R. Perry relieved D. Below
- A. Gordon singled to shallow center, S. Perez to third, A. Escobar to second, S. Perez out at home

0 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 4

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- A. Jackson struck out swinging
- R. Santiago flied out to left
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 4

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- M. Cabrera singled to shortstop
- B. Butler flied out to right
- E. Hosmer grounded into fielder's choice, M. Cabrera out at second
- J. Francoeur grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 4

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera singled to left
- T. Collins relieved L. Hochevar
- V. Martinez singled to shallow left center, M. Cabrera to second, M. Cabrera scored, V. Martinez to second on left fielder A. Gordon's fielding error
- A. Avila walked
- B. Wood relieved T. Collins
- J. Peralta grounded into double play third to first, V. Martinez out at third, A. Avila to second
- W. Betemit struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 5

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- D. Schlereth relieved R. Perry
- M. Moustakas singled to center
- J. Giavotella flied out to center
- S. Perez grounded into double play third to second to first, M. Moustakas out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 5

  Bottom 9th: Detroit
- C. Getz at second
- D. Kelly flied out to left
- A. Jackson singled to left
- R. Santiago flied out to shallow center
- D. Young struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Detroit 5
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
S. Perez Salvador Perez
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
3-4
1 RBI