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Game Story

With his team in need of a victory and an anxious crowd waiting, Joe Nathan took the mound and struck out the last three hitters of the game. Any win would have meant a lot to the Detroit Tigers, but Nathan's performance made this one a little more encouraging. ''We've been grinding.'' Nathan...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1
Det 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 X 2 4 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Nori AokiDFP
scored
KC 1 - DET 0
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Miguel CabreraDFP
doubled to deep left center,
Austin JacksonDFP
scored
KC 1 - DET 1
J.D. MartínezDFP
homered to deep right
KC 1 - DET 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .264
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .274
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .276
Lorenzo CainDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .315
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .175
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .292
Jarrod DysonDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290
Totals 32 1 6 1 0 1 3 0 9
Batting
2B - N Aoki (12, A Sanchez); B Butler 2 (16, A Sanchez 2)
RBI - B Butler (32)
2-out RBI - B Butler
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Aoki 2, S Perez 2
GIDP - E Hosmer
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - M Moustakas (6, field)
Outfield assists - N Aoki
DP - 1 (N Aoki-A Escobar)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .287
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .253
Miguel CabreraDFP
1B
2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .319
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .328
J.D. MartínezDFP
RF
3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .300
Nick CastellanosDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
Bryan HoladayDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .306
Eugenio SuárezDFP
SS
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Rajai DavisDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .274
Totals 26 2 4 2 1 1 5 0 4
Batting
2B - M Cabrera (24, D Duffy)
HR - J Martinez (6, 4th inning off D Duffy 0 on, 2 Out)
S - E Suarez
RBI - M Cabrera (57), J Martinez (22)
2-out RBI - J Martinez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 1
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
DP - 1 (I Kinsler-E Suarez-M Cabrera)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny DuffyDFP
(L, 4-6)
7.0 3 2 2 1 5 1 1.05 2.80
Aaron CrowDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.11 2.78

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Anibal SánchezDFP
(W, 4-2)
7.0 5 1 1 1 0 0 0.93 2.33
Joba ChamberlainDFP
(HLD, 13)
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.15 2.87
Joe NathanDFP
(SV, 14)
1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.56 6.31
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - D Duffy 101-69; A Crow 8-7; A Sanchez 107-68; J Chamberlain 9-7; J Nathan 15-11
Ground balls-fly balls - D Duffy 5-13; A Crow 0-2; A Sanchez 12-9; J Chamberlain 1-0; J Nathan 0-0
Batters faced - D Duffy 24; A Crow 4; A Sanchez 27; J Chamberlain 3; J Nathan 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:27.
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--D.J. Reyburn.
Weather: 69 degrees, Rain.
Wind: 8 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 35,715.