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Kansas City Royals 2 Detroit Tigers 1

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 16,1997
1997-08-15 - 1997-08-17
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (51-68)100 010 000 270
Detroit Tigers (56-66)100 000 000 190
Date of Game: Sat, August 16,1997
Stadium: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 15,502
Time of Game: 2:50

Feats and Milestones
Bobby Higginson:4 hits
Winning Pitcher: Kevin Appier (7-10)
Losing Pitcher: Kevin Jarvis (0-4)
Save: Jeff Montgomery (10)

Home Runs: Johnny Damon (6)
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Historical Matchup
AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL7543.636--611453158W1
NYA7249.5954.5650500150L1
BOS6163.49217.069266824W3
TOR5862.48318.0476498-22L2
DET5666.45921.0603618-15L4
AL Central Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CLE6356.529--64261329W4
MIL5862.4835.5521571-50W1
CHA5862.4835.5574610-36L3
KCA5168.42912.0541600-59W2
MIN5171.41813.5579649-70L8
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    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bip Roberts3b-lf33.2944
    01101.311107413413
    Johnny Damoncf23.2844
    11100.2843026388
    Jay Bellss31.2484
    00001.282133919726
    Chili Davisdh37.2123
    00011.297222121676
    Jeff King1b32.2334
    01001.2341012177311
    Jermaine Dyerf23.2003
    00010.2211364112
    Mike MacFarlanec33.1263
    00010.1979807230
    Yamil Benitezlf25.0983
    02000.265494151
    Shane Halter3b27.2811
    00001.27352153
    Jed Hansen2b24.3624
    12002.3644010
    Jeff Montgomeryp35.221000000--581000
    Totals3327237.2697627750-
    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Brian Huntercf26.1644
    00001.26033843961
    Bobby Higginsonrf26.3634
    14000.29036923739
    Travis Fryman3b28.1444
    01000.2671056177410
    Tony Clark1b25.0624
    01100.28324727901
    Bob Hamelindh29.2614
    00002.28335714412
    Damion Easley2b27.2784
    01003.269483195020
    Curtis Pridelf28.2424
    00002.2092322196
    Raul Casanovac24.3584
    01000.2681005201
    Deivi Cruzss21.2843
    01000.2321111263
    Eddie Gaillardp27.003000000--4000
    Doug Brocailp30.092000000--147000
    Totals3519108.2669633444-
    Game Stats
    2B: Jed Hansen (1), Deivi Cruz (21)
    HR: Johnny Damon (6)
    RBI: Johnny Damon (38), Bip Roberts (34), Tony Clark (90)
    SB: Johnny Damon (8), Jeff King (11)
    CS: Yamil Benitez (1)
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Kevin Appier29.254W 7-1088110703.100.0426248236
    Jeff Montgomery35.221SV 1011000104.710.02415811
    Totals9.0911080--
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Kevin Jarvis28.015L 0-467222318.170.17257439
    Eddie Gaillard27.003-20001206.000.17440
    Doug Brocail30.092-10000203.810.004214042
    Totals9.0722371--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Jeff Montgomery (3)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Kevin Appier 122-83-39, Jeff Montgomery 16-11-5, Kevin Jarvis 98-59-39, Eddie Gaillard 24-14-10, Doug Brocail 10-7-3
    Total Batters Faced: Kevin Appier 31, Jeff Montgomery 4, Kevin Jarvis 26, Eddie Gaillard 7, Doug Brocail 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Kevin Appier 8-16, Jeff Montgomery 2-1, Kevin Jarvis 8-13, Eddie Gaillard 2-2, Doug Brocail 0-1

    Umpires: HP: Drew Coble 1B: Tim McClelland 2B: Gary Cederstrom 3B: Mark Johnson


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