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GAME INFORMATION


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Kansas City Royals 66-86L1121 000 000 471
Detroit Tigers 83-68W1000 032 00x 5111
Date of Game:  Friday, September 21, 2007
Stadium:  Comerica Park
Feats and Milestones


Top Inning 1

David DeJesus vs Jair Jurrjens  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Mark Grudzielanek vs Jair Jurrjens  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Mark Teahen vs Jair Jurrjens  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Doubled (Ground-rule) () to
Billy Butler vs Jair Jurrjens  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Singled . Mark Teahen scored
Ross Gload vs Jair Jurrjens  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 1-0


Bottom Inning 1

Curtis Granderson vs Billy Buckner  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Singled
Placido Polanco vs Billy Buckner  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Gary Sheffield vs Billy Buckner  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 1-0


Top Inning 2

Alex Gordon vs Jair Jurrjens  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Singled
Jason Smith vs Jair Jurrjens  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Homered to left field. Alex Gordon scored
John Buck vs Jair Jurrjens  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Joey Gathright vs Jair Jurrjens  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
David DeJesus vs Jair Jurrjens  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 3-0


Bottom Inning 2

Magglio Ordonez vs Billy Buckner  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Singled
Carlos Guillen vs Billy Buckner  M
2-0 (3 pitches)
Ivan Rodriguez vs Billy Buckner  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 3-0


Top Inning 3

Mark Grudzielanek vs Jair Jurrjens  M
3-1 (5 pitches)
Mark Teahen vs Jair Jurrjens  M
2-2 (6 pitches)
Tripled
Billy Butler vs Jair Jurrjens  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Singled . Mark Teahen scored
Ross Gload vs Tim Byrdak  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Bottom Inning 3

Timo Perez vs Billy Buckner  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Sean Casey vs Billy Buckner  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Brandon Inge vs Billy Buckner  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Top Inning 4

Alex Gordon vs Tim Byrdak  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Jason Smith vs Tim Byrdak  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Struck out swinging
John Buck vs Tim Byrdak  M
1-2 (5 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Bottom Inning 4

Curtis Granderson vs Billy Buckner  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Placido Polanco vs Billy Buckner  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Doubled
Gary Sheffield vs Billy Buckner  M
0-2 (3 pitches)
Magglio Ordonez vs Billy Buckner  M
1-0 (3 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Top Inning 5

Joey Gathright vs Tim Byrdak  M
3-1 (5 pitches)
Walked
David DeJesus vs Tim Byrdak  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Mark Grudzielanek vs Tim Byrdak  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-0


Bottom Inning 5

Carlos Guillen vs Billy Buckner  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Ivan Rodriguez vs Billy Buckner  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Doubled
Timo Perez vs Billy Buckner  M
3-1 (5 pitches)
Walked
Sean Casey vs Billy Buckner  M
3-2 (6 pitches)
Homered to right-center. Ivan Rodriguez scored, Timo Perez scored
Brandon Inge vs Billy Buckner  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Curtis Granderson vs Billy Buckner  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Singled
Placido Polanco vs Billy Buckner  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Singled . Curtis Granderson advanced to 2b
Gary Sheffield vs Billy Buckner  M
3-2 (7 pitches)
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-3


Top Inning 6

Mark Teahen vs Tim Byrdak  M
3-2 (8 pitches)
Struck out looking
Billy Butler vs Tim Byrdak  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Ross Gload vs Tim Byrdak  M
0-2 (3 pitches)
Struck out looking
Kansas City Royals lead Detroit Tigers 4-3


Bottom Inning 6

Magglio Ordonez vs Juan Carlos Oviedo  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Singled
Carlos Guillen vs Juan Carlos Oviedo  M
1-2 (4 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Ivan Rodriguez vs Juan Carlos Oviedo  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
6Reached on error ( ) by . Magglio Ordonez advanced to 2b
Marcus Thames vs John Bale  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Sean Casey vs John Bale  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Singled . Magglio Ordonez advanced to 3b, Ivan Rodriguez advanced to 2b
Brandon Inge vs John Bale  M
0-2 (4 pitches)
Singled . Magglio Ordonez scored, Ivan Rodriguez scored, Sean Casey advanced to 2b
Curtis Granderson vs John Bale  M
0-2 (3 pitches)
Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 5-4


Top Inning 7

Alex Gordon vs Tim Byrdak  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Esteban German vs Fernando Rodney  M
0-2 (3 pitches)
Struck out swinging
John Buck vs Fernando Rodney  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 5-4


Bottom Inning 7

Placido Polanco vs Joel Peralta  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Gary Sheffield vs Joel Peralta  M
3-2 (6 pitches)
Walked
Magglio Ordonez vs Joel Peralta  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 5-4


Top Inning 8

Joey Gathright vs Fernando Rodney  M
1-2 (5 pitches)
Reached on error . Joey Gathright advanced to 2b
David DeJesus vs Fernando Rodney  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
13Sacrifice bunt to . Joey Gathright advanced to 3b
Mark Grudzielanek vs Fernando Rodney  M
1-2 (5 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Mark Teahen vs Fernando Rodney  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 5-4


Bottom Inning 8

Carlos Guillen vs David Riske  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Ivan Rodriguez vs David Riske  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Singled . advancement unknown
Marcus Thames vs David Riske  M
0-1 (2 pitches)
Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 5-4


Top Inning 9

Billy Butler vs Todd Jones  M
0-2 (4 pitches)
Ross Gload vs Todd Jones  M
2-1 (4 pitches)
Singled
Alex Gordon vs Todd Jones  M
1-2 (6 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Esteban German vs Todd Jones  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
4Flied out to
Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City Royals 5-4


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