Odds:
DET-175
Stadium: Comerica Park
Attendance: 19,034
(5-15)
8
W: McCarthy (1-0)
SV: Herrera (4)
(9-11)
5
L: VerHagen (0-1)
Final
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KC000005300871
DET200003000580

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st
DET
0
1
Miguel Cabrera grounded out, shortstop to first, Leonys Martin scored, Jeimer Candelario to third
DET
0
2
Nicholas Castellanos singled to shallow left center, Jeimer Candelario scored
Top 6th
KC
1
2
Whit Merrifield homered (361 ft.) to deep left
KC
5
2
Abraham Almonte homered (393 ft.) to deep right, Cheslor Cuthbert, Jorge Soler and Paulo Orlando scored
Bottom 6th
DET
5
3
Nicholas Castellanos singled to shallow left, Jeimer Candelario scored, Miguel Cabrera to second. Miguel Cabrera to third, Nicholas Castellanos to second on Paulo Orlando's fielding error
DET
5
4
JaCoby Jones singled to left center, Miguel Cabrera scored, Nicholas Castellanos to third
DET
5
5
James McCann hit sacrifice fly to right, Nicholas Castellanos scored
Top 7th
KC
8
5
Mike Moustakas homered (372 ft.) to deep right, Drew Butera and Cheslor Cuthbert scored

Batting

Kansas CityABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
1B511110013.266
3B421000111.250
DH511310000.318
RF211000300.288
LF410000123.191
CF311411112.242
2B400000012.207
SS401000011.200
C211000201.182
Totals33878318713
Batting
2B - C Cuthbert (2)
HR - W Merrifield (3, 6th inning off F Liriano, 0 on, 0 out), M Moustakas (6, 7th inning off B Farmer, 2 on, 1 out), A Almonte (2, 6th inning off A Wilson, 3 on, 1 out)
RBI - W Merrifield (7), M Moustakas 3 (17), A Almonte 4 (6)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Merrifield, C Cuthbert, D Butera
GIDP - W Merrifield
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - A Almonte (1, 2nd base off F Liriano/J McCann)
Fielding
E - P Orlando (2)
DP - 2 (A Escobar-R Goins-W Merrifield, C Cuthbert-R Goins-W Merrifield)
DetroitABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
CF310000011.274
3B321000101.277
1B311100101.300
RF413200001.309
DH400000024.258
LF401100001.293
C301100010.232
SS400000022.194
2B401000001.211
Totals32585002612
Batting
2B - J Candelario (5), D Machado (8)
RBI - M Cabrera (14), N Castellanos 2 (11), J Jones (5), J McCann (9)
SF - J McCann
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cabrera, J Jones
GIDP - V Martinez, D Machado
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
DP - 1 (J Iglesias-D Machado-M Cabrera)

Pitching

Kansas CityIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
5.04442301.578.59
(W, 1-0)1.02100101.856.23
(H, 1)2.02000101.303.60
(SV, 4)1.00000100.450.00
DetroitIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
5.12334611.133.13
(BS, 1)0.21221011.226.57
(L, 0-1)0.10222101.306.30
1.24110012.006.30
1.00001000.930.00
Pitching
WP - E Skoglund
HBP - L Martin (by E Skoglund)
Pitches-strikes - E Skoglund 94-54, K McCarthy 17-11, B Flynn 28-19, K Herrera 13-8, F Liriano 92-56, A Wilson 18-9, D VerHagen 15-5, B Farmer 20-14, J Jiménez 19-11
Ground balls-fly balls - E Skoglund 8-5, K McCarthy 1-0, B Flynn 3-1, K Herrera 0-0, F Liriano 4-5, A Wilson 2-1, D VerHagen 0-0, B Farmer 3-2, J Jiménez 0-3
Batters faced - E Skoglund 21, K McCarthy 5, B Flynn 7, K Herrera 3, F Liriano 22, A Wilson 4, D VerHagen 3, B Farmer 8, J Jiménez 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:09
Umpires: HP-Kerwin Danley. 1B-Scott Barry. 2B-Carlos Torres. 3B-Ramon De Jesus.
Weather: 56 degrees. Clear.
Wind: 11 MPH Left to Right.