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Kansas City Royals 51-69L1001 000 201 472
Detroit Tigers 57-66W1303 101 00x 880
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 17, 1997
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Brian Hunter - 3 Doubles
  • Larry Sutton - 1st career game


  • Top Inning 1

    Bip Roberts vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Larry Sutton vs Greg Keagle  M
    3-2 (10 pitches)
    Jay Bell vs Greg Keagle  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Brian Hunter vs Jose Rosado  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Doubled
    Bobby Higginson vs Jose Rosado  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Brian Hunter advanced to 3b, Bobby Higginson advanced to 2b9 on error by
    Travis Fryman vs Jose Rosado  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled . Brian Hunter scored, Bobby Higginson scored
    Tony Clark vs Jose Rosado  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked. Travis Fryman advanced to 2b
    Phil Nevin vs Jose Rosado  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    . Travis Fryman advanced to 3b
    Damion Easley vs Jose Rosado  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    146Flied out to . Travis Fryman scored, advancement unknown
    Orlando Miller vs Jose Rosado  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    46Flied out to
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Top Inning 2

    Chili Davis vs Greg Keagle  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Jermaine Dye vs Greg Keagle  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Johnny Damon vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Matt Walbeck vs Jose Rosado  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Deivi Cruz vs Jose Rosado  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Brian Hunter vs Jose Rosado  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Top Inning 3

    Mike Sweeney vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled
    Yamil Benitez vs Greg Keagle  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Jed Hansen vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Mike Sweeney advanced to 2b
    Bip Roberts vs Greg Keagle  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Singled . Mike Sweeney scored, Jed Hansen advanced to 3b
    Larry Sutton vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Bip Roberts stole second base
    Jay Bell vs Greg Keagle  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-1


    Bottom Inning 3

    Bobby Higginson vs Jose Rosado  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Tripled
    Travis Fryman vs Jose Rosado  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Reached on error . Bobby Higginson scored, advancement unknown
    Tony Clark vs Jose Rosado  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Walked. Travis Fryman advanced to 2b
    Phil Nevin vs Jose Rosado  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    1Hit into fielder's choice to . 12Travis Fryman thrown out at home by , Tony Clark advanced to 2b, advancement unknown
    Damion Easley vs Jose Rosado  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    Doubled . Tony Clark scored, Phil Nevin scored, advancement unknown
    Orlando Miller vs Mike Perez  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    6Hit into fielder's choice to . 62Damion Easley thrown out at home by , advancement unknown
    Matt Walbeck vs Mike Perez  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Walked. Orlando Miller advanced to 2b
    Deivi Cruz vs Mike Perez  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    64Flied out to
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 6-1


    Top Inning 4

    Chili Davis vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Jermaine Dye vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Johnny Damon vs Greg Keagle  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 6-1


    Bottom Inning 4

    Brian Hunter vs Mike Perez  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Doubled
    Bobby Higginson vs Mike Perez  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled . Brian Hunter scored
    Travis Fryman vs Mike Perez  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Tony Clark vs Mike Perez  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Struck out swinging. Bobby Higginson caught stealing 2b (double play)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 7-1


    Top Inning 5

    Mike Sweeney vs Greg Keagle  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Yamil Benitez vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Jed Hansen vs Greg Keagle  M
    2-2 (10 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 7-1


    Bottom Inning 5

    Phil Nevin vs Mike Perez  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Damion Easley vs Mike Perez  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Orlando Miller vs Mike Perez  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 7-1


    Top Inning 6

    Bip Roberts vs Greg Keagle  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Larry Sutton vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Jay Bell vs Greg Keagle  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 7-1


    Bottom Inning 6

    Matt Walbeck vs Matt Whisenant  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Deivi Cruz vs Matt Whisenant  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    . Matt Walbeck advanced to 2b
    Brian Hunter vs Matt Whisenant  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Doubled . Matt Walbeck advanced to 3b
    Bobby Higginson vs Matt Whisenant  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Hit by Pitch
    Travis Fryman vs Matt Whisenant  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    46Flied out to . Matt Walbeck scored, Brian Hunter advanced to 3b, advancement unknown
    Tony Clark vs Matt Whisenant  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 8-1


    Top Inning 7

    Chili Davis vs Greg Keagle  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Jermaine Dye vs Greg Keagle  M
    1-2 (10 pitches)
    Johnny Damon vs Greg Keagle  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Homered . Chili Davis scored, advancement unknown
    Mike Sweeney vs Greg Keagle  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    Yamil Benitez vs Greg Keagle  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Bottom Inning 7

    Phil Nevin vs Matt Whisenant  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Damion Easley vs Matt Whisenant  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Orlando Miller vs Matt Whisenant  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Top Inning 8

    Jed Hansen vs Doug Brocail  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Bip Roberts vs Doug Brocail  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Larry Sutton vs Doug Brocail  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Bottom Inning 8

    Matt Walbeck vs Jamie Walker  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Deivi Cruz vs Jamie Walker  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Brian Hunter vs Jamie Walker  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Bobby Higginson vs Jamie Walker  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Top Inning 9

    Shane Halter vs Todd Jones  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Singled
    Chili Davis vs Todd Jones  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Shane Halter advanced to 3b
    Wild pitch by Todd Jones
    Shane Halter scored, Chili Davis advanced to 2b
    Jermaine Dye vs Todd Jones  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    . Chili Davis advanced to 3b
    Johnny Damon vs Todd Jones  M
    1-2 (7 pitches)
    Mike Sweeney vs Todd Jones  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City Royals 8-4


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