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    Final123456789RHE
    Kansas City004010000581
    Detroit «01240000X790
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:M.Scherzer(2-0) L:W.Davis(2-1) S:J.Valverde (1)
    HR: KAN- None DET- None



    ***   Kansas City Top 9th   ***

    - Billy Butler flied out to left to end the game.
    - Alcides Escobar grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Billy Butler due up.
    - Alex Gordon flied out to left. None on with one out and Alcides Escobar due up.
    - Jose Valverde starts the inning for the Tigers.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Detroit Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Victor Martinez grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short. On the play, Prince Fielder out at second to end the inning.
    - Prince Fielder walked. Runner on first with two outs and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Torii Hunter grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Kansas City Top 8th   ***

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    - Chris Getz grounded out first to pitcher to end the inning.
    - Salvador Perez struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Chris Getz due up.
    - Jeff Francoeur grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Salvador Perez due up.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Detroit Bottom 7th   ***

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    - Austin Jackson grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Omar Infante flied out to right. None on with two outs and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Alex Avila grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Omar Infante due up.
    - J.C. Gutierrez starts the inning for the Royals.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Kansas City Top 7th   ***

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    - Mike Moustakas popped out to first to end the inning.
    - Joaquin Benoit enters the game for the Tigers with runners on first and second and two out.
    - Lorenzo Cain walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Mike Moustakas due up.
    - Eric Hosmer walked. Runner on first with two outs and Lorenzo Cain due up.
    - Billy Butler struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Eric Hosmer due up.
    - Alcides Escobar struck out swinging. None on with one out and Billy Butler due up.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Detroit Bottom 6th   ***

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    -
    - Jhonny Peralta grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Andy Dirks grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Jhonny Peralta due up.
    - Victor Martinez grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Andy Dirks due up.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Kansas City Top 6th   ***

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    - Alex Gordon flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Chris Getz grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short. On the play, Salvador Perez out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Alex Gordon due up.
    - Salvador Perez singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Chris Getz due up.
    - Jeff Francoeur grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Salvador Perez due up.
    - Al Alburquerque starts the inning for the Tigers.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Detroit Bottom 5th   ***

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    - Prince Fielder struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Miguel Cabrera walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Torii Hunter flied out to right. Runner on third with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Austin Jackson struck out swinging. Runner on third with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Omar Infante tripled to center. Runner on third with none out and Austin Jackson due up.

    Kansas City 5, Detroit 7


    ***   Kansas City Top 5th   ***

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    - Mike Moustakas struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Lorenzo Cain struck out looking. Bases loaded with two outs and Mike Moustakas due up.
    - Eric Hosmer walked scoring Alex Gordon on the play. Bases loaded with one out and Lorenzo Cain due up.
    - Billy Butler grounded into a fielder`s choice, pitcher to catcher. On the play, Alcides Escobar advances to second, Alex Gordon advances to third and Chris Getz out at home. Bases loaded with one out and Eric Hosmer due up.
    - Alcides Escobar singled to short. On the play, Alex Gordon advances to second and Chris Getz advances to third. Bases loaded with none out and Billy Butler due up.
    - Alex Gordon walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Alcides Escobar due up.
    - Chris Getz walked. Runner on first with none out and Alex Gordon due up.

    Kansas City 4, Detroit 7


    ***   Detroit Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Alex Avila flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Jhonny Peralta walked scoring Prince Fielder on the play. Bases loaded with two outs and Alex Avila due up.
    - Andy Dirks walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Jhonny Peralta due up.
    - Victor Martinez advances to second and Prince Fielder advances to third on a Luis Mendoza wild pitch. Runners on second and third and with two outs and Andy Dirks at the plate.
    - Luis Mendoza enters the game for the Royals with runners on first and second and two out.
    - Victor Martinez singled to left scored Torii Hunter. On the play, Prince Fielder advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Andy Dirks due up.
    - Prince Fielder walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera sacrifice fly to center scored Austin Jackson. Runner on first with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Torii Hunter reached first on Mike Moustakas`s fielding error scoring Omar Infante. On the play, Austin Jackson advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Austin Jackson grounded into a fielder`s choice to third. On the play, Omar Infante advances to second and Alex Avila tagged out at third. Runners on first and second with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Omar Infante singled to left. On the play, Alex Avila advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Alex Avila walked. Runner on first with none out and Omar Infante due up.

    Kansas City 4, Detroit 3


    ***   Kansas City Top 4th   ***

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    - Salvador Perez grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Jeff Francoeur grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Salvador Perez due up.
    - Mike Moustakas struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jeff Francoeur due up.

    Kansas City 4, Detroit 3


    ***   Detroit Bottom 3rd   ***

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    - Jhonny Peralta singled to right scored Prince Fielder. On the play, Victor Martinez thrown out at home, right to catcher to end the inning.
    - Andy Dirks flied out to left. Runners on second and third with two outs and Jhonny Peralta due up.
    - Victor Martinez doubled to right scored Miguel Cabrera. On the play, Prince Fielder advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Andy Dirks due up.
    - Prince Fielder walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Torii Hunter grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.

    Kansas City 4, Detroit 1


    ***   Kansas City Top 3rd   ***

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    - Lorenzo Cain grounded into a double play, short to second to first to end the inning. Billy Butler out at second.
    - Eric Hosmer sacrifice fly to center scored Alcides Escobar. Runner on first with one out and Lorenzo Cain due up.
    - Billy Butler singled to center scored Alex Gordon. On the play, Alcides Escobar advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Eric Hosmer due up.
    - Alcides Escobar singled to left scored Chris Getz. On the play, Alex Gordon advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Billy Butler due up.
    - Alex Gordon doubled to right scored Salvador Perez. On the play, Chris Getz advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Alcides Escobar due up.
    - Chris Getz singled to right. On the play, Salvador Perez advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Alex Gordon due up.
    - Salvador Perez singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Chris Getz due up.

    Kansas City 0, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 2nd   ***

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    - Austin Jackson struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Omar Infante singled to left scored Jhonny Peralta. On the play, Alex Avila advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Alex Avila walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Omar Infante due up.
    - Jhonny Peralta singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Alex Avila due up.
    - Andy Dirks grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Jhonny Peralta due up.
    - Victor Martinez grounded out to first. None on with one out and Andy Dirks due up.

    Kansas City 0, Detroit 0


    ***   Kansas City Top 2nd   ***

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    - Jeff Francoeur struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Mike Moustakas grounded out second to first. Runner on third with two outs and Jeff Francoeur due up.
    - Lorenzo Cain grounded out second to first. On the play, Eric Hosmer advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Mike Moustakas due up.
    - Eric Hosmer doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Lorenzo Cain due up.

    Kansas City 0, Detroit 0


    ***   Detroit Bottom 1st   ***

    - Prince Fielder fouled out to third to end the inning.
    - Miguel Cabrera singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Torii Hunter struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Austin Jackson flied out to left. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Pitchers confirmed.

    Kansas City 0, Detroit 0


    ***   Kansas City Top 1st   ***

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    - Billy Butler grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.
    - Alcides Escobar struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Billy Butler due up.
    - Alex Gordon struck out swinging. None on with one out and Alcides Escobar due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Fieldin Culbreth; First, Bill Welke; Second, Brian O'Nora; Third, Adrian Johnson;


    Final123456789RHE
    Kansas City004010000581
    Detroit «01240000X790
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:M.Scherzer(2-0) L:W.Davis(2-1) S:J.Valverde (1)
    HR: KAN- None DET- None


    Kansas CityABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Alex Gordon LF421110011.338
    Alcides Escobar SS512100002.288
    Billy Butler DH501100001.214
    Eric Hosmer 1B101210020.277
    Lorenzo Cain CF300000011.350
    Mike Moustakas 3B400000002.148
    Jeff Francoeur RF400000001.242
    Salvador Perez C412000001.271
    Chris Getz 2B311000010.245
    Totals3358520059 
     
    DetroitABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Austin Jackson CF510000002.275
    Torii Hunter RF510000001.367
    Miguel Cabrera 3B312110010.367
    Prince Fielder 1B220000031.324
    Victor Martinez DH502210000.197
    Andy Dirks LF300000010.167
    Jhonny Peralta SS312200010.311
    Alex Avila C200000020.190
    Omar Infante 2B413101000.281
    Totals3279621084 


    E_M.Moustakas. LOB_Kansas City 7, Detroit 10. 2B_A.Gordon, E.Hosmer, M.Cabrera, V.Martinez. 3B_O.Infante. SF_E.Hosmer, M.Cabrera. GIDP_L.Cain. DP_Detroit 1 (J.Peralta, O.Infante and P.Fielder).

    Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Wade Davis (L 2-1)3.287342095-503.20
    Luis Mendoza2.110032047-265.14
    Juan Gutierrez2.000010025-145.06
     
    DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Max Scherzer (W 2-0)5.075536094-614.13
    Al Alburquerque1.210022026-151.69
    Joaquin Benoit1.100001014-91.74
    Jose Valverde (S 1)1.000000018-110.00


    WP_L.Mendoza.
    T_3:22. A_30347.
    Umpires_Home,Fieldin Culbreth; First, Bill Welke; Second, Brian O'Nora; Third, Adrian Johnson.
    LEGEND
     
    2B = Double 3B = Triple
    AB = At Bat APP = Plate Appearance
    AVG = Batting Average BB = Base on Balls
    BF = Batters Faced BK = Balk
    CS = Caught Stealing DOU = Double
    ER = Error ERA = Earned Run Average
    H = Hits HBP = Hit by Pitch
    HR = Home Run IBB = Intentional Base on Balls
    IP = Innings Pitch K = Strike Out
    KL = Strike Out Looking L = Loss
    OBP = On Base Percentage R = Runs
    RBI = Runs Batted In S = Save
    SB = Stolen Base SF = Sacrifice Fly
    SH = Sacrifice Hit SLG = Slugging Percentage
    TRI = Triple W = Win
    WHIP = Walks + Hits / Innings Pitch WP = Wild Pitch
     

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