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MLB Box Score - Kansas City vs. Detroit

American League
OAK 3
CLE 4
KC 4
DET 5
TOR 5
NYY 4
BOS 8
TB 1
BAL 2
TEX 3
CHW 6
MIN 4
SEA 6
ANA 0
National League
PIT 8
CHC 13
MIL 4
ATL 1
PHI 6
WAS 3
NYM 9
FLA 6
HOU 6
STL 3
LA 3
ARI 12
COL 2
SD 1
CIN 9
SF 8
All times are US/Eastern

Tigers 5, Royals 4

Final
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2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
R
H
E
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Detroit
(84-70)
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W: T. Byrdak (2-0) L: L. Nunez (2-4)
S: T. Jones (38)
HR: KC - J. Smith (6)   DET - S. Casey (4)
 
Kansas City Royals
David DeJesus, CF3000001 .266
Mark Grudzielanek, 2B-SS4000012 .292
Mark Teahen, RF4220011 .283
Billy Butler, DH4022000 .297
Ross Gload, 1B4010012 .290
Alex Gordon, 3B4110021 .256
Jason Smith, SS2112010 .206
   a- Esteban German, PH-2B2000011 .264
John Buck, C3000010 .228
Joey Gathright, LF2000100 .306
Totals3247418  
a-struck out for Smith in the 7th
Batting
2B - Mark Teahen (28, Jurrjens)
3B - Mark Teahen (8, Jurrjens)
HR - Jason Smith (6, Jurrjens)
SH - David DeJesus (6)
RBI - Billy Butler 2 (51), Jason Smith 2 (17)
2-OUT RBI - Billy Butler (11)
Team LOB - 3
Fielding
Outfield Assists - Mark Teahen 1
DP - Grudzielanek-Smith-Gload, Gordon-Grudzielanek-Gload, Gordon-German-Gload
E - Jason Smith (4, Throwing)
Detroit Tigers
Curtis Granderson, CF4020002 .299
Placido Polanco, 2B4020001 .344
Gary Sheffield, DH3000103 .269
Magglio Ordonez, RF4120002 .354
Carlos Guillen, SS-1B4000022 .295
Ivan Rodriguez, C4220001 .278
Timo Perez, LF1100100 .417
   a- Marcus Thames, PH-LF2000012 .236
    Brent Clevlen, LF0000000 .125
Sean Casey, 1B3123000 .289
    Ramon Santiago, SS0000000 .298
Brandon Inge, 3B3012000 .242
Totals32511523  
a-struck out for Perez in the 6th
Batting
2B - Placido Polanco (35, Buckner), Ivan Rodriguez (30, Buckner)
HR - Sean Casey (4, Buckner)
RBI - Sean Casey 3 (52), Brandon Inge 2 (68)
2-OUT RBI - Brandon Inge 2 (23)
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
DP - Guillen-Polanco-Casey, Guillen-Polanco-Casey
E - Marcus Thames (4, Dropped fly)
Kansas City Royals
Billy Buckner 5733111 4.50
Leo Nunez (H,1; L,2-4) 0.1120010 4.50
John Bale (BS,1) 0.2200010 4.54
Joel Peralta 1000100 3.89
David Riske 1100000 2.38
Pitches-Strikes - Billy Buckner 77-46, Leo Nunez 8-6, John Bale 14-12, Joel Peralta 11-6, David Riske 11-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Billy Buckner 7-5, Leo Nunez 1-0, Joel Peralta 2-0, David Riske 2-0
Batters Faced - Billy Buckner 21, Leo Nunez 3, John Bale 4, Joel Peralta 3, David Riske 3
Detroit Tigers
Jair Jurrjens 2.1644001 3.90
Tim Byrdak (W,2-0) 4000150 3.35
Fernando Rodney (H,12) 1.2000020 4.10
Todd Jones (S,38) 1100010 4.26
Pitches-Strikes - Jair Jurrjens 43-28, Tim Byrdak 39-26, Fernando Rodney 18-15, Todd Jones 15-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Jair Jurrjens 3-4, Tim Byrdak 3-2, Fernando Rodney 2-2, Todd Jones 2-0
Batters Faced - Jair Jurrjens 13, Tim Byrdak 11, Fernando Rodney 6, Todd Jones 4
Game Information
Attendance - 40117
Game Time - 2:34
Temperature - 77
Umpires - Home - Jeff Kellogg, First Base - Andy Fletcher, Second Base - Eric Cooper, Third Base - Mike Reilly