53-37
5 - 1
47-46

Game Story

Rick Porcello has an AL-leading 12 wins and a 3.39 ERA for the first-place Detroit Tigers. ''I think he clearly is an All-Star,'' Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said after Porcello pitched seven strong innings in Detroit's 5-1 victory over Kansas City on Saturday. There's going to be snubs every year ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 5 11 0
KC 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Detroit
Ian KinslerDFP
singled to shallow right center,
Austin JacksonDFP
scored
DET 1 - KC 0
Top 4th: Detroit
Álex ÁvilaDFP
singled to left center,
Torii HunterDFP
scored
DET 2 - KC 0
Bottom 6th: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
hit sacrifice fly to center,
Salvador PérezDFP
scored
DET 2 - KC 1
Top 9th: Detroit
J.D. MartínezDFP
homered to deep left
DET 3 - KC 1
Álex ÁvilaDFP
homered to deep right center,
Don KellyDFP
scored
DET 5 - KC 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .253
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .307
Miguel CabreraDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .309
J.D. MartínezDFP
DH
4 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .337
Torii HunterDFP
RF
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .275
Nick CastellanosDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .265
Don KellyDFP
PR-3B
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .258
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
4 1 2 3 1 0 2 0 1 .230
Andrew RomineDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .217
Rajai DavisDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .287
Totals 35 5 11 5 2 2 8 1 10
Batting
2B - A Jackson (20, J Shields)
3B - T Hunter (1, J Shields)
HR - J Martinez (13, 9th inning off A Crow 0 on, 0 Out), A Avila (7, 9th inning off A Crow 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - I Kinsler (51), J Martinez (42), A Avila 3 (24)
2-out RBI - I Kinsler, A Avila
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Avila 1
GIDP - A Jackson, T Hunter
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - D Kelly (4, 2nd base off A Crow/S Perez)
CS - A Jackson (4, 2nd base by J Shields/S Perez), T Hunter (2, 2nd base by A Crow/S Perez)
Fielding
DP - 2 (A Romine-I Kinsler-M Cabrera, A Romine-I Kinsler-M Cabrera)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .264
Lorenzo CainDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .308
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .268
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .284
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .272
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .191
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .280
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
Totals 30 1 6 1 0 3 4 0 13
Batting
2B - B Butler (19, R Porcello)
SF - B Butler
RBI - B Butler (36)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Cain 2
GIDP - L Cain, A Escobar
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - M Moustakas (7, field)
DP - 2 (O Infante-A Escobar-E Hosmer, M Moustakas-A Escobar-E Hosmer)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Rick PorcelloDFP
(W, 12-5)
7.0 6 1 1 3 3 0 1.18 3.39
Joba ChamberlainDFP
(HLD, 18)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.14 2.63
Al AlburquerqueDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.18 2.91

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
James ShieldsDFP
(L, 9-5)
7.0 7 2 2 0 8 0 1.27 3.65
Kelvin HerreraDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.28 2.08
Aaron CrowDFP
0.2 3 3 2 1 0 2 1.12 2.75
Louis ColemanDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.03 7.48
Pitching
WP - J Shields
Pitches-strikes - R Porcello 96-56; J Chamberlain 11-7; A Alburquerque 9-6; J Shields 121-78; K Herrera 11-5; A Crow 25-10; L Coleman 7-5
Ground balls-fly balls - R Porcello 9-7; J Chamberlain 0-2; A Alburquerque 2-1; J Shields 5-10; K Herrera 2-0; A Crow 3-2; L Coleman 0-1
Batters faced - R Porcello 28; J Chamberlain 3; A Alburquerque 3; J Shields 26; K Herrera 4; A Crow 6; L Coleman 1
Game Details
Game Time: 3:08.
Umpires: HP--Vic Carapazza. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Adam Hamari. 3B--Chad Fairchild.
Weather: 91 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 33,849.