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Sunday, August 24, 2008:
Royals 7, Tigers 3
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF3110200.299
Polanco, 2B5032001.316
Ordonez, RF5011005.311
Cabrera, M, 1B3010112.292
Guillen, 3B4020002.287
Sheffield, DH3000102.232
Thames, M, LF4020011.239
Renteria, SS4100004.264
Inge, C3100100.209
Totals3431035217.275
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Aviles, SS4110104.331
German, E, LF3011102.235
DeJesus, CF-RF4000014.287
Guillen, J, RF2111110.249
1-Gathright, PR-CF1100000.246
Butler, B, DH3210100.261
Olivo, C4101022.260
Gload, 1B4010012.277
Teahen, 3B3013000.246
Callaspo, 2B3130100.302
Totals317965514.261
1-Ran for Guillen, J in the 6th.
BATTING
2B: Guillen (29, Duckworth).
TB: Cabrera, M; Guillen 3; Polanco 3; Thames, M 2; Ordonez; Granderson.
RBI: Ordonez (74), Polanco 2 (50).
2-out RBI: Polanco 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ordonez 2; Renteria; Cabrera, M.
GIDP: Guillen, Ordonez.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Thames, M (3, fielding).
DP: (Rogers-Renteria-Cabrera, M).

BATTING
2B: Gload (15, Rogers), Butler, B (17, Rogers), Callaspo (3, Lopez, A).
HR: Guillen, J (17, 2nd inning off Rogers, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Teahen; Aviles; Butler, B 2; Callaspo 4; German, E; Gload 2; Guillen, J 4.
RBI: Guillen, J (80), Teahen 3 (45), German, E (18), Olivo (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Aviles; DeJesus 2; German, E.
SF: Teahen; German, E.
GIDP: DeJesus.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Teahen (4, throw).
Outfield assists: Guillen, J (Ordonez at home).
DP: 2 (Gload-Aviles-Gload, Callaspo-Aviles-Gload).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rogers(L, 9-11)6.08764415.09
Beltran, F1.00000104.85
Robertson, N0.20000006.06
Lopez, A0.11001003.47
Totals8.09765514.53
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Duckworth(W, 1-0)5.07334005.40
Wells, K(H, 1)2.01001205.12
Ramirez, R1.01000003.05
Soria1.01000001.93
Totals9.010335204.71
WP: Rogers.
IBB: German, E (by Rogers).
Pitches-strikes: Rogers 107-61, Beltran, F 11-9, Robertson, N 9-6, Lopez, A 15-6, Duckworth 88-45, Wells, K 35-19, Ramirez, R 16-10, Soria 18-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Rogers 6-5, Beltran, F 1-0, Robertson, N 2-0, Lopez, A 1-0, Duckworth 7-3, Wells, K 2-1, Ramirez, R 0-1, Soria 1-1.
Batters faced: Rogers 30, Beltran, F 3, Robertson, N 2, Lopez, A 3, Duckworth 24, Wells, K 7, Ramirez, R 4, Soria 4.
Umpires: HP: Tim McClelland. 1B: Mike Everitt. 2B: Todd Tichenor. 3B: Larry Vanover.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:55.
Att: 16,663.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
August 24, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media