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Game Story

DETROIT (AP) -- Miguel Cabrera and Max Scherzer have been so spectacularly successful this season they're earning the right to be mentioned in the same breath with some of baseball's greats.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 7 1
Det 2 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 X 6 12 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Detroit
Miguel CabreraDFP
homered to deep left,
Austin JacksonDFP
scored
KC 0 - DET 2
Bottom 3rd: Detroit
Miguel CabreraDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Torii HunterDFP
scored
KC 0 - DET 3
Bottom 5th: Detroit
Torii HunterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
José IglesiasDFP
scored,
Austin JacksonDFP
to third
KC 0 - DET 4
Bottom 6th: Detroit
Brayan PeñaDFP
doubled to deep center,
Andy DirksDFP
scored
KC 0 - DET 5
Ramón SantiagoDFP
singled to shallow right,
Brayan PeñaDFP
scored,
Ramón SantiagoDFP
to second on right fielder
David LoughDFP
's fielding error
KC 0 - DET 6
Top 7th: Kansas City
Salvador PérezDFP
grounded out to second,
Billy ButlerDFP
scored,
Alex GordonDFP
to third
KC 1 - DET 6
Emilio BonifacioDFP
doubled to deep center,
Alex GordonDFP
scored
KC 2 - DET 6
Top 9th: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
homered to deep left
KC 3 - DET 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
David LoughDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .294
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .289
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273
Emilio BonifacioDFP
3B
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .221
Chris GetzDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .230
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .241
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .248
Totals 34 3 7 3 1 0 4 1 8
Batting
2B - A Gordon (20, M Scherzer); E Bonifacio (19, M Scherzer)
HR - B Butler (12, 9th inning off J Benoit 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - B Butler (62), S Perez (47), E Bonifacio (22)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Hosmer 1, A Escobar 1
Team LOB - 4
Running
SB - J Dyson (20, 2nd base off M Scherzer/B Pena)
Fielding
E - D Lough (2, field)
DP - 1 (A Escobar-E Hosmer)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .261
Torii HunterDFP
RF
3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .306
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
3 1 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 .360
Prince FielderDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .260
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
Andy DirksDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
Brayan PeñaDFP
C
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .305
Ramón SantiagoDFP
2B
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213
José IglesiasDFP
SS
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .317
Totals 34 6 12 6 1 1 1 0 8
Batting
2B - A Jackson (22, B Chen); T Hunter (28, B Chen); B Pena (9, B Chen); J Iglesias (11, B Chen)
HR - M Cabrera (40, 1st inning off B Chen 1 on, 1 Out)
SF - T Hunter
RBI - T Hunter (62), M Cabrera 3 (120), B Pena (21), R Santiago (9)
2-out RBI - M Cabrera
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Fielder 1, A Dirks 1
GIDP - A Jackson
Team LOB - 6

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Bruce ChenDFP
(L, 5-1)
5.1 8 6 6 1 1 1 1.08 2.20
Louis ColemanDFP
1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.67 0.00
Tim CollinsDFP
0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.49 3.98
Luis MendozaDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.55 5.26

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Max ScherzerDFP
(W, 18-1)
8.0 5 2 2 0 4 0 0.90 2.82
Joaquín BenoitDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.05 1.57
Pitching
IBB - M Cabrera (by B Chen)
Pitches-strikes - B Chen 92-59; L Coleman 13-8; T Collins 12-8; L Mendoza 7-5; M Scherzer 110-76; J Benoit 16-13
Ground balls-fly balls - B Chen 2-15; L Coleman 2-0; T Collins 1-0; L Mendoza 2-0; M Scherzer 11-11; J Benoit 3-1
Batters faced - B Chen 25; L Coleman 5; T Collins 3; L Mendoza 3; M Scherzer 29; J Benoit 5
Game Details
Game Time: 2:33.
Umpires: HP--Bob Davidson. 1B--John Hirschbeck. 2B--Quinn Wolcott. 3B--James Hoye.
Weather: 79 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 41,740.