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Saturday, August 30, 2008:
Royals 13, Tigers 3
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Aviles, SS-3B4022100.331
Callaspo, 2B4021102.296
DeJesus, CF-LF5111014.291
Guillen, J, RF4220001.249
Pena, T, SS1110000.168
Butler, B, DH5234011.273
Teahen, 3B-RF5222032.246
Buck, C3101211.220
Gload, 1B5131001.275
German, E, LF2100102.237
1-Gathright, PR-CF1211000.248
Totals391317135614.263
1-Ran for German, E in the 7th.
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF5130001.303
Polanco, 2B4110103.311
Ordonez, RF4011002.310
Raburn, RF0000000.250
Cabrera, M, 1B3010001.287
a-Santiago, R, PH-3B1000010.325
Joyce, LF2120200.275
Larish, 3B-1B4001024.230
Thames, M, DH4000031.240
Renteria, SS4010000.266
Inge, C3000111.218
Totals343924713.274
a-Struck out for Cabrera, M in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Guillen, J (33, Robertson, N), Teahen (23, Robertson, N), Aviles (24, Fossum).
HR: Butler, B 2 (9, 2nd inning off Rogers, 0 on, 1 out; 6th inning off Rogers, 2 on, 2 out), Teahen (12, 5th inning off Rogers, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Teahen 6; DeJesus; Aviles 3; Butler, B 9; Callaspo 2; Pena, T; Gload 3; Guillen, J 3; Gathright.
RBI: Butler, B 4 (46), Teahen 2 (48), DeJesus (60), Callaspo (7), Gload (35), Gathright (18), Aviles 2 (38), Buck (42).
2-out RBI: DeJesus; Butler, B 3; Callaspo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: DeJesus; Gload.
GIDP: Guillen, J, Callaspo.
Team RISP: 7-for-13.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
PO: Buck (1st base by Rogers).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Callaspo-Aviles-Gload, Callaspo-Pena, T-Gload).

BATTING
2B: Cabrera, M (30, Duckworth), Granderson (21, Oviedo).
3B: Granderson (12, Duckworth), Polanco (3, Duckworth), Joyce (3, Duckworth).
TB: Cabrera, M 2; Joyce 4; Polanco 3; Renteria; Ordonez; Granderson 6.
RBI: Ordonez (78), Larish (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Larish; Ordonez.
GIDP: Ordonez, Polanco.
Team RISP: 0-for-7.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Santiago, R (5, throw).
DP: 3 (Rogers-Cabrera, M, Renteria-Polanco-Cabrera, M, Renteria-Cabrera, M).
Pickoffs: Rogers (Buck at 1st base).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Duckworth(W, 2-0)6.07332404.91
Oviedo1.01000103.08
Fulchino1.00001208.25
Soria1.01001001.89
Totals9.09334704.66
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rogers(L, 9-12)6.08662435.23
Robertson, N1.16662106.36
Fossum1.23111105.34
Totals9.01713135634.62
IBB: Buck (by Robertson, N).
Pitches-strikes: Duckworth 103-66, Oviedo 16-10, Fulchino 22-14, Soria 21-14, Rogers 89-50, Robertson, N 29-17, Fossum 26-18.
Groundouts-flyouts: Duckworth 8-1, Oviedo 0-1, Fulchino 0-0, Soria 2-0, Rogers 7-1, Robertson, N 2-1, Fossum 2-0.
Batters faced: Duckworth 26, Oviedo 4, Fulchino 4, Soria 4, Rogers 24, Robertson, N 12, Fossum 8.
Inherited runners-scored: Fossum 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Kevin Causey. 1B: Brian O'Nora. 2B: Paul Nauert. 3B: Tom Hallion.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, R to L.
T: 2:58.
Att: 40,623.
Venue: Comerica Park.
August 30, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media