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Wednesday, May 14, 2008:
Royals 2, Tigers 0
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF3010100.233
Polanco, 2B4010003.273
Guillen, 3B4010002.292
Ordonez, RF4010012.305
Cabrera, M, 1B4020012.269
Joyce, LF3000112.286
Thames, M, DH4000034.241
Renteria, SS3000110.260
Rodriguez, I, C3000011.271
Totals320603816.262
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF4000002.298
Grudzielanek, 2B3000120.319
Gordon, A, 3B2010201.277
Guillen, J, DH4010015.217
Butler, B, 1B4010002.279
Gload, 1B0000000.266
Teahen, RF3120101.279
Buck, C4100004.257
Pena, T, SS3010111.170
Gathright, CF2012000.255
Totals292725416.260
BATTING
TB: Cabrera, M 2; Guillen; Polanco; Ordonez; Granderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Guillen 2; Thames, M 2; Cabrera, M.
GIDP: Ordonez.
Team RISP: 0-for-6.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Rodriguez, I (2, throw).
Pickoffs: Verlander (Teahen at 1st base).

BATTING
2B: Pena, T (4, Verlander).
TB: Teahen 2; Butler, B; Gordon, A; Pena, T 2; Guillen, J; Gathright.
RBI: Gathright 2 (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: DeJesus; Gordon, A; Guillen, J 2.
SAC: Gathright.
Team RISP: 1-for-6.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
CS: Pena, T (1, 3rd base by Verlander/Rodriguez, I).
PO: Teahen (1st base by Verlander).

FIELDING
DP: (Pena, T-Grudzielanek-Butler, B).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Verlander(L, 1-7)6.06223306.05
Rapada0.20002000.93
Dolsi1.11000102.08
Totals8.07225404.96
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hochevar(W, 3-2)6.04003503.94
Mahay(H, 5)1.01000102.50
Oviedo(H, 6)1.01000001.62
Soria(S, 10)1.00000200.00
Totals9.06003804.19
Verlander pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.
Mahay pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

WP: Verlander.
IBB: Grudzielanek (by Rapada).
Pitches-strikes: Verlander 101-62, Rapada 12-3, Dolsi 22-13, Hochevar 96-55, Mahay 18-14, Oviedo 4-3, Soria 13-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Verlander 6-7, Rapada 1-0, Dolsi 3-0, Hochevar 8-4, Mahay 1-0, Oviedo 2-0, Soria 1-0.
Batters faced: Verlander 26, Rapada 4, Dolsi 5, Hochevar 25, Mahay 4, Oviedo 3, Soria 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Rapada 1-0, Dolsi 3-0, Oviedo 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Ed Montague. 1B: Jerry Layne. 2B: Phil Cuzzi. 3B: Jim Wolf.
Weather: 65 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, L to R.
T: 2:48.
Att: 14,053.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
May 14, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media