15-9
8 - 2
14-14

Game Story

Rick Porcello is already in his sixth full season in the big leagues, which makes it all the easier to forget that the Tigers right-hander is still just 25 years old. ''I do think he's still learning himself a little bit,'' Detroit manager Brad Ausmus said after an 8-2 win over the Kansas City...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 0 0 2 3 0 0 3 0 0 8 14 0
KC 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep left center,
Omar InfanteDFP
scored
DET 0 - KC 1
Top 3rd: Detroit
Miguel CabreraDFP
doubled to left,
Torii HunterDFP
scored
DET 1 - KC 1
Víctor MartínezDFP
doubled to deep right,
Miguel CabreraDFP
scored
DET 2 - KC 1
Top 4th: Detroit
Álex ÁvilaDFP
homered to deep right center,
J.D. MartínezDFP
scored
DET 4 - KC 1
Torii HunterDFP
grounded into double play shortstop to second to first,
Andrew RomineDFP
scored,
Ian KinslerDFP
out at second
DET 5 - KC 1
Bottom 4th: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
homered to left
DET 5 - KC 2
Top 7th: Detroit
Víctor MartínezDFP
singled to right,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored,
Torii HunterDFP
to second
DET 6 - KC 2
J.D. MartínezDFP
doubled to right,
Torii HunterDFP
and
Víctor MartínezDFP
scored,
Austin JacksonDFP
to third
DET 8 - KC 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291
Torii HunterDFP
RF
5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .306
Miguel CabreraDFP
1B
5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .273
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
5 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .315
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .300
Don KellyDFP
3B
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .292
J.D. MartínezDFP
LF
4 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 .278
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
3 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 .226
Andrew RomineDFP
SS
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .209
Totals 40 8 14 7 1 1 5 0 16
Batting
2B - M Cabrera (8, J Shields); V Martinez 2 (5, J Shields 2); J Martinez 2 (3, J Shields, K Herrera)
HR - A Avila (1, 4th inning off J Shields 1 on, 0 Out)
RBI - M Cabrera (16), V Martinez 2 (15), J Martinez 2 (4), A Avila 2 (4)
2-out RBI - J Martinez 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Kelly 1, A Avila 2, A Romine 2
GIDP - T Hunter
Team LOB - 7

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .274
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .291
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .236
Alex GordonDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .262
Salvador PérezDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
Brett HayesDFP
C
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .156
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .277
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
Totals 30 2 4 2 1 0 6 0 2
Batting
2B - M Moustakas (5, R Porcello)
3B - O Infante (3, R Porcello)
HR - B Butler (1, 4th inning off R Porcello 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - E Hosmer
RBI - E Hosmer (10), B Butler (11)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Escobar 1
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
E - M Moustakas (3, field)
DP - 1 (A Escobar-O Infante-E Hosmer)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Rick PorcelloDFP
(W, 4-1)
7.0 4 2 2 0 6 1 1.00 3.66
Ian KrolDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.78 3.00
Evan ReedDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.35 3.48

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
James ShieldsDFP
(L, 3-3)
6.1 12 8 7 1 3 1 1.10 3.11
Kelvin HerreraDFP
1.2 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.38 2.19
Michael MariotDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.24 4.66
Pitching
WP - J Shields
HBP - I Kinsler (by J Shields)
Pitches-strikes - R Porcello 106-71; I Krol 4-3; E Reed 6-5; J Shields 105-68; K Herrera 21-18; M Mariot 13-7
Ground balls-fly balls - R Porcello 7-7; I Krol 2-0; E Reed 2-1; J Shields 7-12; K Herrera 2-2; M Mariot 2-1
Batters faced - R Porcello 25; I Krol 3; E Reed 3; J Shields 32; K Herrera 7; M Mariot 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:41.
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Todd Tichenor. 2B--Gabe Morales. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Weather: 68 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 28,021.