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Detroit Tigers 63-65W1113817021 001 000 460
Kansas City Royals 55-73L61951327000 000 012 3130
Date of Game:  Friday, August 22, 2008
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Miguel Cabrera - 2 home runs
  • Ross Gload - 4 hits


  • Top Inning 1

    Curtis Granderson vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Walked
    Placido Polanco vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Magglio Ordonez vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Mike Aviles vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    Mike Aviles caught stealing 2b
    Esteban German vs Justin Verlander  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    David DeJesus vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jose Guillen vs Justin Verlander  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Top Inning 2

    Miguel Cabrera vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Homered to right field
    Carlos Guillen vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Doubled
    Wild pitch by Brian Bannister
    Carlos Guillen advanced to 3b
    Gary Sheffield vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Matt Joyce vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    . Carlos Guillen scored
    Brandon Inge vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 2-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Mark Teahen vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Billy Butler vs Justin Verlander  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Ross Gload vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Singled
    John Buck vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 2-0


    Top Inning 3

    Ramon Santiago vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Curtis Granderson vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Placido Polanco vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Doubled . Curtis Granderson scored
    Magglio Ordonez vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Miguel Cabrera vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Bottom Inning 3

    Joey Gathright vs Justin Verlander  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Mike Aviles vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Singled . Joey Gathright advanced to 2b
    Esteban German vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    . Joey Gathright advanced to 3b, Mike Aviles advanced to 2b
    David DeJesus vs Justin Verlander  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jose Guillen vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Top Inning 4

    Carlos Guillen vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Gary Sheffield vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Matt Joyce vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    . advancement unknown
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Bottom Inning 4

    Mark Teahen vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Billy Butler vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Ross Gload vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled
    John Buck vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Ross Gload advanced to 2b
    Joey Gathright vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Top Inning 5

    Brandon Inge vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Ramon Santiago vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Curtis Granderson vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Bottom Inning 5

    Mike Aviles vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Esteban German vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    David DeJesus vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 3-0


    Top Inning 6

    Placido Polanco vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Magglio Ordonez vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Miguel Cabrera vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Homered to left field
    Carlos Guillen vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 4-0


    Bottom Inning 6

    Jose Guillen vs Justin Verlander  M
    3-2 (10 pitches)
    Singled
    Mark Teahen vs Justin Verlander  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Billy Butler vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled . Jose Guillen advanced to 2b
    Ross Gload vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Jose Guillen advanced to 3b, Billy Butler advanced to 2b
    John Buck vs Justin Verlander  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Joey Gathright vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    64Flied out to
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 4-0


    Top Inning 7

    Gary Sheffield vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Matt Joyce vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Doubled
    Brandon Inge vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-1 (7 pitches)
    Ramon Santiago vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 4-0


    Bottom Inning 7

    Mike Aviles vs Justin Verlander  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Esteban German vs Justin Verlander  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    David DeJesus vs Justin Verlander  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Jose Guillen vs Gary Glover  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 4-0


    Top Inning 8

    Curtis Granderson vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Placido Polanco vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Magglio Ordonez vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 4-0


    Bottom Inning 8

    Mark Teahen vs Gary Glover  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Billy Butler vs Gary Glover  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Ross Gload vs Gary Glover  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    John Buck vs Gary Glover  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Tripled . Ross Gload scored
    Joey Gathright vs Gary Glover  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 4-1


    Top Inning 9

    Miguel Cabrera vs Kip Wells  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Carlos Guillen vs Kip Wells  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Gary Sheffield vs Kip Wells  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Singled
    Matt Joyce vs Kip Wells  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Kansas City Royals 4-1


    Bottom Inning 9

    Mike Aviles vs Fernando Rodney  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Doubled
    Esteban German vs Fernando Rodney  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Doubled . Mike Aviles scored
    David DeJesus vs Fernando Rodney  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Jose Guillen vs Fernando Rodney  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mark Teahen vs Fernando Rodney  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Billy Butler vs Fernando Rodney  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Esteban German scored, David DeJesus advanced to 3b
    Unknown event OA.3XH(21) (12)
    Unknown. 21David DeJesus thrown out at home by
    Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City Royals 4-3


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