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Monday, September 22, 2008:
Royals 6, Tigers 2
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, CF-RF4241100.307
Aviles, SS-2B5022024.319
Guillen, J, RF2010200.267
Maier, CF0000000.289
Shealy, 1B3001214.286
Teahen, LF5010008.256
Gordon, A, 3B5110023.257
Ka'aihue, DH3000000.278
a-Butler, B, PH-DH1010000.267
1-Smith, J, PR-DH0100000.200
Buck, C4000012.219
Callaspo, 2B3210101.313
Pena, T, SS0000000.162
Totals3561146622.267
a-Singled for Ka'aihue in the 8th.
1-Ran for Butler, B in the 8th.
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF2100211.289
Polanco, 2B4010001.308
Ordonez, DH3001011.321
Cabrera, M, 1B1000000.294
Larish, 1B3011000.247
Joyce, RF4000022.260
Renteria, SS3000000.271
Raburn, LF3000010.235
Inge, 3B3010000.211
Ryan, C3110011.333
Totals29242266.273
BATTING
2B: DeJesus (25, Rapada), Gordon, A (34, Seay), Teahen (30, Lopez, A).
3B: DeJesus (7, Miner).
TB: Teahen 2; DeJesus 7; Aviles 2; Butler, B; Callaspo; Gordon, A 2; Guillen, J.
RBI: Aviles 2 (48), Shealy (14), DeJesus (73).
2-out RBI: DeJesus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gordon, A 2; Teahen 2; Aviles.
GIDP: Aviles, Shealy.
Team RISP: 4-for-16.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Meche (4, pickoff).
DP: (Aviles-Callaspo-Shealy).

BATTING
TB: Inge; Larish; Polanco; Ryan.
RBI: Ordonez (98), Larish (16).
2-out RBI: Larish.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Granderson; Joyce.
SF: Ordonez.
GIDP: Ordonez.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Miner-Polanco-Larish, Renteria-Polanco-Larish, Inge-Polanco).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche(W, 13-11)6.04222404.05
Ramirez, R(H, 20)2.00000202.67
Bale1.00000004.56
Totals9.04222604.55
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Miner(L, 8-5)6.06444204.26
Rapada0.01000004.58
Glover0.10002105.58
Seay1.13220104.17
Lopez, A1.11000203.60
Totals9.011666604.86
Miner pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.
Rapada pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

WP: Seay, Lopez, A.
IBB: Guillen, J (by Glover).
HBP: Guillen, J (by Miner).
Pitches-strikes: Meche 95-59, Ramirez, R 26-18, Bale 10-6, Miner 97-57, Rapada 4-2, Glover 16-6, Seay 16-11, Lopez, A 24-16.
Groundouts-flyouts: Meche 6-4, Ramirez, R 2-1, Bale 2-0, Miner 8-4, Rapada 0-0, Glover 0-0, Seay 0-0, Lopez, A 0-1.
Batters faced: Meche 23, Ramirez, R 6, Bale 3, Miner 27, Rapada 1, Glover 3, Seay 6, Lopez, A 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Rapada 1-0, Glover 2-1, Seay 3-0, Lopez, A 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Paul Nauert. 1B: Jerry Crawford. 2B: Tom Hallion. 3B: Brian O'Nora.
Weather: 71 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:59.
Att: 36,482.
Venue: Comerica Park.
September 22, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media