Detroit 5, Kansas City 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 4 9 1
Detroit 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 X 5 10 1
WP: D. Schlereth (2-1) S: J. Valverde (40)
LP: B. Wood (5-2)
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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 walked
- M. Cabrera grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Gordon out at second
- B. Butler grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson doubled to shallow left
- R. Santiago sacrificed to pitcher, A. Jackson to third
- D. Young hit sacrifice fly to deep center, A. Jackson scored
- M. Cabrera singled to shallow center
- V. Martinez grounded out to first

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer homered to deep right
- J. Francoeur popped out to right
- M. Moustakas doubled to right
- J. Giavotella struck out swinging
- S. Perez grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- A. Avila grounded out to second
- W. Betemit grounded out to first
- R. Raburn struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- A. Escobar grounded out to third
- A. Gordon struck out looking
- M. Cabrera grounded bunt out to catcher

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- D. Kelly flied out to left
- A. Jackson singled to left center
- R. Santiago singled to shallow right, A. Jackson to second
- D. Young grounded out to first, A. Jackson to third, R. Santiago to second
- A. Jackson scored, R. Santiago to third on wild pitch
- M. Cabrera grounded out to second

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- B. Butler grounded out to shortstop
- E. Hosmer homered to deep right
- J. Francoeur singled to shallow center
- M. Moustakas grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, J. Francoeur out at second

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- V. Martinez grounded out to second
- A. Avila flied out to deep left
- W. Betemit struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- J. Giavotella grounded out to shortstop
- S. Perez grounded out to third
- A. Escobar struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- R. Raburn grounded out to pitcher
- D. Kelly grounded out to first
- A. Jackson singled to shallow right
- A. Jackson to third on S. Perez's throwing error
- R. Santiago grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon singled to shallow center
- M. Cabrera doubled to left, A. Gordon scored
- B. Butler singled to left, M. Cabrera to third, M. Cabrera scored, B. Butler to second on left fielder D. Young's fielding error
- E. Hosmer singled to shallow center, B. Butler out at third
- J. Francoeur grounded into fielder's choice, E. Hosmer out at second
- M. Moustakas popped out to right center

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

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- D. Young grounded out to third
- M. Cabrera doubled to shallow left
- T. Collins relieved N. Adcock
- V. Martinez struck out swinging
- A. Avila struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- J. Giavotella flied out to shallow center
- S. Perez flied out to deep center
- A. Escobar struck out looking

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

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- W. Betemit grounded out to second
- R. Raburn struck out swinging
- D. Kelly popped out to shallow right

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

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- D. Schlereth relieved R. Porcello
- A. Gordon grounded out to first
- M. Cabrera walked
- B. Butler fouled out to first
- E. Hosmer grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- C. Getz at second
- B. Wood relieved T. Collins
- A. Jackson tripled to deep right center
- R. Santiago hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Jackson scored
- D. Young singled to shallow right
- M. Cabrera fouled out to catcher
- V. Martinez doubled to deep left center, D. Young scored
- B. Boesch at designated hitter
- B. Boesch ran for B. Boesch
- A. Avila intentionally walked
- W. Betemit doubled to right, B. Boesch scored, A. Avila to third, A. Avila out at home

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

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- B. Boesch at designated hitter
- B. Inge at third
- J. Valverde relieved D. Schlereth
- J. Francoeur fouled out to first
- M. Moustakas struck out looking
- C. Getz singled to shallow right
- B. Pena hit for S. Perez
- C. Getz stole second
- B. Pena walked
- A. Escobar flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Detroit 5
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
E. Hosmer Eric Hosmer
3-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Detroit
A. Jackson Austin Jackson
4-4