Game Information
Score of Game
Kansas City Royals 2 Detroit Tigers 0
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
14,053
Weather
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Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
DET Record
16-24 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 13 / 27
DET Streak
Loss 3
KCA Record
18-21 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 12 / 23
KCA Streak
Win 3
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1DET1Curtis GrandersonCFLKCALuke HochevarRGroundout0---3-1BBBCXGrounded out to Third Base [Alex Gordon]10-0---
    1DET2Placido Polanco2BRKCALuke HochevarRFlyout1---1-0BXFlied out to Center Field [Joey Gathright]20-0---
    1DET3Carlos Guillen3BLKCALuke HochevarRGroundout2---2-1CBBXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark Grudzielanek]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1David DeJesusLFLDETJustin VerlanderRGroundout0---2-2BCFBFXGrounded out to Third Base [Carlos Guillen]40-0---
    1KCA2Mark Grudzielanek2BRDETJustin VerlanderRGroundout1---3-1BBBCXGrounded out to Shortstop [Edgar Renteria]50-0---
    1KCA3Alex Gordon3BLDETJustin VerlanderRSingle2---2-2CFFBBXSingled on line drive to Center Field60-0---
    1KCA4Jose GuillenDHRDETJustin VerlanderRFlyout21--0-0XFlied out to Right Field [Magglio Ordonez]70-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2DET4Magglio OrdonezRFRKCALuke HochevarRSingle0---1-0BXInfield Single to Shortstop80-0---
    2DET5Miguel Cabrera1BRKCALuke HochevarRStrikeout01--1-21CSBSStrikeout Swinging90-0---
    2DET6Matt JoyceLFLKCALuke HochevarRFlyout11--2-0BBXFlied out to Center Field [Joey Gathright]100-0---
    2DET7Marcus ThamesDHRKCALuke HochevarRGroundout21--0-0XGrounded out to Shortstop [Tony Pena] ... Magglio Ordonez forced out at second base110-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA5Billy Butler1BRDETJustin VerlanderRSingle0---0-0XSingled on line drive to Right Field120-0---
    2KCA6Mark TeahenRFLDETJustin VerlanderRSingle01--2-2BCFFBXSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... Billy Butler advanced to third130-0---
    2KCA7John BuckCRDETJustin VerlanderRFIelders Choice01-30-1FXReached on Fielder's Choice ... Mark Teahen advanced to second; Billy Butler thrown out at home140-0---
    2KCA8Tony PenaSSRDETJustin VerlanderRWalk112-3-0BBBBWalked ... John Buck advanced to second ... Mark Teahen advanced to third150-0---
    2KCA9Joey GathrightCFLDETJustin VerlanderRSingle11232-2BBCFXSingled on line drive to Left Field ... John Buck Scored ... Mark Teahen Scored ... Tony Pena advanced to second160-0---
    2KCA1David DeJesusLFLDETJustin VerlanderRCaught Stealing112-2-1BFB>FTony Pena Caught Stealing 3B [Justin Verlander/Ivan Rodriguez] ... Joey Gathright advanced to second172-0Non-Batter Event
    2KCA1David DeJesusLFLDETJustin VerlanderRFlyout2-2-2-2BFB>F.XFlied out to Left Field [Matt Joyce]182-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3DET8Edgar RenteriaSSRKCALuke HochevarRWalk0---3-1BBBCBWalked190-2---
    3DET9Ivan RodriguezCRKCALuke HochevarRGroundout01--0-0XGrounded out to Third Base [Alex Gordon] ... Edgar Renteria forced out at second base200-2---
    3DET1Curtis GrandersonCFLKCALuke HochevarRSingle11--2-2BBCSXInfield Single to Second Base ... Ivan Rodriguez advanced to second210-2---
    3DET2Placido Polanco2BRKCALuke HochevarRGroundout112-0-1CXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark Grudzielanek] ... Curtis Granderson advanced to second ... Ivan Rodriguez advanced to third220-2---
    3DET3Carlos Guillen3BLKCALuke HochevarRPopout2-231-2FCBXPopped out to Third Base [Alex Gordon]230-2---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA2Mark Grudzielanek2BRDETJustin VerlanderRStrikeout0---1-2BFFTStrikeout swinging (foul tip)242-0---
    3KCA3Alex Gordon3BLDETJustin VerlanderRWalk1---3-2FCBBBBWalked252-0---
    3KCA4Jose GuillenDHRDETJustin VerlanderRStrikeout11--1-2CC*BSStrikeout Swinging262-0---
    3KCA5Billy Butler1BRDETJustin VerlanderRFlyout21--2-1B1C1BXFlied out to Left Field [Matt Joyce]272-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4DET4Magglio OrdonezRFRKCALuke HochevarRFlyout0---2-2FBSBFXFlied out to Center Field [Joey Gathright]280-2---
    4DET5Miguel Cabrera1BRKCALuke HochevarRSingle1---1-2FSBXSingled on fly ball to Center Field290-2---
    4DET6Matt JoyceLFLKCALuke HochevarRGroundout11--3-2BBBCF>XGrounded out to First Base [Billy Butler] ... Miguel Cabrera advanced to second300-2---
    4DET7Marcus ThamesDHRKCALuke HochevarRStrikeout2-2-2-2BBFSSStrikeout Swinging310-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA6Mark TeahenRFLDETJustin VerlanderRWalk0---3-2BCCBBBWalked322-0---
    4KCA7John BuckCRDETJustin VerlanderRNone01--0-1S1Mark Teahen Picked off 1B by [Justin Verlander]332-0Non-Batter Event
    4KCA7John BuckCRDETJustin VerlanderRGroundout1---0-2S1.CFFXGrounded out to Third Base [Carlos Guillen]342-0---
    4KCA8Tony PenaSSRDETJustin VerlanderRGroundout2---1-2CBFXGrounded out to First Base [Miguel Cabrera]352-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5DET8Edgar RenteriaSSRKCALuke HochevarRGroundout0---2-2BFBFFFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Tony Pena]360-2---
    5DET9Ivan RodriguezCRKCALuke HochevarRStrikeout1---2-2BSBFSStrikeout Swinging370-2---
    5DET1Curtis GrandersonCFLKCALuke HochevarRWalk2---3-0BBBBWalked380-2---
    5DET2Placido Polanco2BRKCALuke HochevarRGroundout21--1-0BXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark Grudzielanek]390-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA9Joey GathrightCFLDETJustin VerlanderRFlyout0---1-2FBFFXFlied out to Left Field [Matt Joyce]402-0---
    5KCA1David DeJesusLFLDETJustin VerlanderRGroundout1---1-0BXGrounded out to Pitcher [Justin Verlander]412-0---
    5KCA2Mark Grudzielanek2BRDETJustin VerlanderRStrikeout2---2-2BBCFSStrikeout Swinging ... Mark Grudzielanek advanced to second422-0---
    5KCA3Alex Gordon3BLDETJustin VerlanderRFlyout2-2-3-1BBCBXFlied out to Center Field [Curtis Granderson]432-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6DET3Carlos Guillen3BLKCALuke HochevarRFlyout0---1-2CSBXFlied out to Center Field [Joey Gathright]440-2---
    6DET4Magglio OrdonezRFRKCALuke HochevarRStrikeout1---0-2FFCStrikeout Looking450-2---
    6DET5Miguel Cabrera1BRKCALuke HochevarRSingle2---1-0BXSingled on line drive to Left Field460-2---
    6DET6Matt JoyceLFLKCALuke HochevarRWalk21--3-2BSBSB>BWalked ... Miguel Cabrera advanced to second470-2---
    6DET7Marcus ThamesDHRKCALuke HochevarRStrikeout212-1-2BFFCStrikeout Looking480-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA4Jose GuillenDHRDETJustin VerlanderRSingle0---0-0XSingled on ground ball to Left Field492-0---
    6KCA5Billy Butler1BRDETJustin VerlanderRLineout01--0-11FXLined out to Third Base [Carlos Guillen]502-0---
    6KCA6Mark TeahenRFLDETJustin VerlanderRFlyout11--2-1BFBXFlied out to Left Field [Matt Joyce]512-0---
    6KCA7John BuckCRDETJustin VerlanderRFlyout21--0-0XFlied out to Right Field [Magglio Ordonez]522-0---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7DET8Edgar RenteriaSSRKCARon MahayLStrikeout0---2-2.BCBSSStrikeout Swinging530-2---
    7DET9Ivan RodriguezCRKCARon MahayLGroundout1---1-2FBSFXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark Grudzielanek]540-2---
    7DET1Curtis GrandersonCFLKCARon MahayLPopout2---0-2FFFXPopped out to Shortstop [Tony Pena]550-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA8Tony PenaSSRDETJustin VerlanderRDouble0---0-1FXDoubled on line drive to Left Field562-0---
    7KCA9Joey GathrightCFLDETClay RapadaLGroundout0-2-0-0.XSacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Clay Rapada] ... Tony Pena advanced to third572-0---
    7KCA1David DeJesusLFLDETClay RapadaLPopout1--31-0BXPopped out to Shortstop [Edgar Renteria]582-0---
    7KCA2Mark Grudzielanek2BRDETClay RapadaLIntentional Walk2--33-0IIIIWalked Intentionally592-0---
    7KCA3Alex Gordon3BLDETClay RapadaLWalk21-33-11FBBBBWalked ... Mark Grudzielanek advanced to second602-0---
    7KCA4Jose GuillenDHRDETFreddy DolsiRGroundout21233-2.BBCSB>XGrounded out to Third Base [Carlos Guillen] ... Mark Grudzielanek forced out at third base ... Alex Gordon advanced to second612-0---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8DET2Placido Polanco2BRKCARon MahayLSingle0---1-2CFBXSingled on line drive to Left Field620-2---
    8DET3Carlos Guillen3BLKCAJuan Carlos OviedoRSingle01--0-0.XSingled on line drive to Center Field ... Placido Polanco advanced to second630-2---
    8DET4Magglio OrdonezRFRKCAJuan Carlos OviedoRGroundout012-0-0XGrounded out to Shortstop [Tony Pena]. Double Play ... Carlos Guillen out at 2b. ... Placido Polanco advanced to third640-2---
    8DET5Miguel Cabrera1BRKCAJuan Carlos OviedoRGroundout2--31-0*BXGrounded out to Shortstop [Tony Pena]650-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA5Billy Butler1BRDETFreddy DolsiRGroundout0---3-2BCBFBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Edgar Renteria]662-0---
    8KCA6Mark TeahenRFLDETFreddy DolsiRSingle1---0-0XSingled on line drive to Right Field672-0---
    8KCA7John BuckCRDETFreddy DolsiRGroundout11--0-1SXGrounded out to Shortstop [Edgar Renteria] ... Mark Teahen forced out at second base682-0---
    8KCA8Tony PenaSSRDETFreddy DolsiRStrikeout21--3-2CBFBB>F>SStrikeout Swinging692-0---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9DET6Matt JoyceLFLKCAJoakim SoriaRStrikeout0---3-2..BBSBCFFSStrikeout Swinging700-2---
    9DET7Marcus ThamesDHRKCAJoakim SoriaRStrikeout1---1-2BSSSStrikeout Swinging710-2---
    9DET8Edgar RenteriaSSRKCAJoakim SoriaRGroundout2---0-0XGrounded out to Pitcher [Joakim Soria]720-2---
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