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GAME INFORMATION


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Kansas City Royals 16-15W1--3715002 000 020 471
Detroit Tigers 13-20L11051323000 000 000 050
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 08, 1997
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones


Top Inning 1

Jose Offerman vs Brian Moehler  M
2-2 (6 pitches)
Jay Bell vs Brian Moehler  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Bip Roberts vs Brian Moehler  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Bottom Inning 1

Brian Hunter vs Tim Belcher  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Bobby Higginson vs Tim Belcher  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Travis Fryman vs Tim Belcher  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Struck out looking
Game tied 0-0


Top Inning 2

Jeff King vs Brian Moehler  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Chili Davis vs Brian Moehler  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Walked
Scott Cooper vs Brian Moehler  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Mike Sweeney vs Brian Moehler  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Bottom Inning 2

Tony Clark vs Tim Belcher  M
1-2 (5 pitches)
Doubled
Bob Hamelin vs Tim Belcher  M
3-1 (5 pitches)
. Tony Clark advanced to 3b
Melvin Nieves vs Tim Belcher  M
0-2 (3 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Damion Easley vs Tim Belcher  M
3-2 (6 pitches)
Walked
Brian Johnson vs Tim Belcher  M
0-2 (4 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Top Inning 3

Tom Goodwin vs Brian Moehler  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Singled
Johnny Damon vs Brian Moehler  M
2-2 (6 pitches)
. Tom Goodwin advanced to 2b
Jose Offerman vs Brian Moehler  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
. Tom Goodwin scored
Jay Bell vs Brian Moehler  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Homered
Bip Roberts vs Brian Moehler  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Doubled
Jeff King vs Brian Moehler  M
2-0 (3 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Bottom Inning 3

Deivi Cruz vs Tim Belcher  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Singled
Brian Hunter vs Tim Belcher  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Bobby Higginson vs Tim Belcher  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
46Flied out to . advancement unknown
Travis Fryman vs Tim Belcher  M
3-2 (6 pitches)
Walked. Bobby Higginson advanced to 2b
Tony Clark vs Tim Belcher  M
1-2 (6 pitches)
64Flied out to
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Top Inning 4

Chili Davis vs Brian Moehler  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Scott Cooper vs Brian Moehler  M
3-2 (6 pitches)
Struck out looking
Mike Sweeney vs Brian Moehler  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Bottom Inning 4

Bob Hamelin vs Tim Belcher  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Melvin Nieves vs Tim Belcher  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Singled
Damion Easley vs Tim Belcher  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Brian Johnson vs Tim Belcher  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Top Inning 5

Tom Goodwin vs Brian Moehler  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Singled
Johnny Damon vs Brian Moehler  M
2-0 (3 pitches)
643Grounded into double-play to
Jose Offerman vs Brian Moehler  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Bottom Inning 5

Deivi Cruz vs Tim Belcher  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Doubled
Brian Hunter vs Tim Belcher  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
. advancement unknown
Bobby Higginson vs Tim Belcher  M
3-1 (5 pitches)
. Deivi Cruz advanced to 3b
Travis Fryman vs Tim Belcher  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Top Inning 6

Jay Bell vs Brian Moehler  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Bip Roberts vs Brian Moehler  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Jeff King vs Brian Moehler  M
0-2 (3 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Bottom Inning 6

Tony Clark vs Tim Belcher  M
1-2 (5 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Bob Hamelin vs Tim Belcher  M
3-1 (5 pitches)
Walked
Melvin Nieves vs Tim Belcher  M
3-2 (6 pitches)
Struck out looking
Damion Easley vs Tim Belcher  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Walked. Bob Hamelin advanced to 3b
Brian Johnson vs Tim Belcher  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Top Inning 7

Chili Davis vs Brian Moehler  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Scott Cooper vs Brian Moehler  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Mike Sweeney vs Brian Moehler  M
3-2 (8 pitches)
Walked
Tom Goodwin vs Brian Moehler  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Bottom Inning 7

Deivi Cruz vs Tim Belcher  M
0-2 (4 pitches)
Brian Hunter vs Tim Belcher  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Bobby Higginson vs Tim Belcher  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 2-0


Top Inning 8

Johnny Damon vs Brian Moehler  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Singled
Jose Offerman vs Brian Moehler  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Singled . Johnny Damon advanced to 2b
Jay Bell vs Dan Miceli  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
53Sacrifice bunt to . Johnny Damon advanced to 3b, Jose Offerman advanced to 2b
Bip Roberts vs Dan Miceli  M
3-0 (4 pitches)
Intentional Walk
Jeff King vs Dan Miceli  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
unknown. Johnny Damon scored, Jose Offerman advanced to 3b
Chili Davis vs Dan Miceli  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Singled . Jose Offerman scored, Bip Roberts advanced to 3b
Scott Cooper vs Dan Miceli  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Bottom Inning 8

Travis Fryman vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Tony Clark vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
3-2 (8 pitches)
Walked
Bob Hamelin vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Unknown. Tony Clark advanced to 2b, advancement unknown
Melvin Nieves vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
16Flied out to . Tony Clark advanced to 3b, advancement unknown
Unknown event POCS2(136) (8)
Unknown
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Top Inning 9

Mike Sweeney vs Dan Miceli  M
2-0 (3 pitches)
Tom Goodwin vs Dan Miceli  M
3-2 (11 pitches)
Johnny Damon vs Dan Miceli  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Bottom Inning 9

Damion Easley vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
2-2 (6 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Brian Johnson vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Curtis Pride vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Singled
Unknown event DI.1-2 (5)
Unknown. Curtis Pride advanced to 2b
Brian Hunter vs Hipolito Pichardo  M
3-1 (5 pitches)
Kansas City Royals beat Detroit Tigers 4-0


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