Game Information
Score of Game
Detroit Tigers 10 Kansas City Royals 8
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
17,197
Weather
Vis Manager
Ned Yost (KCA)
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
KCA Record
41-76 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 13 / 28
KCA Streak
Loss 2
DET Record
34-79 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 15 / 30
DET Streak
Win 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Whit Merrifield2BRDETMatt BoydLDouble0---0-0XDoubled on ground ball to Left Field10-0---
    1KCA2Alex GordonLFLDETMatt BoydLStrikeout0-2-3-2BBSCBFSStrikeout Swinging20-0---
    1KCA3Hunter Dozier3BRDETMatt BoydLHome Run1-2-0-0XHome Run on fly ball to Right Field ... Whit Merrifield Scored30-0---
    1KCA4Jorge SolerDHRDETMatt BoydLWalk1---3-2BSBSBBWalked42-0---
    1KCA5Cheslor Cuthbert1BRDETMatt BoydLSingle11--0-1SXSingled on fly ball to Right Field ... Jorge Soler advanced to second52-0---
    1KCA6Bubba StarlingRFRDETMatt BoydLGroundout112-0-0XGrounded out to Pitcher [Matt Boyd] ... Jorge Soler forced out at third base ... Cheslor Cuthbert advanced to second62-0---
    1KCA7Nicky LopezSSLDETMatt BoydLGroundout212-2-2BFF*BFXGrounded out to Second Base [Niko Goodrum]72-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1DET1JaCoby JonesCFRKCAJorge LopezRStrikeout0---1-2CSBCStrikeout Looking80-2---
    1DET2Niko Goodrum2BLKCAJorge LopezRStrikeout1---2-2CBFBSStrikeout Swinging90-2---
    1DET3Miguel CabreraDHRKCAJorge LopezRGroundout2---1-0BXGrounded out to Shortstop [Nicky Lopez]100-2---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA8Nick DiniCRDETMatt BoydLFlyout0---0-0XFlied out to Center Field [JaCoby Jones]112-0---
    2KCA9Billy HamiltonCFRDETMatt BoydLFlyout1---0-1CXFlied out to Right Field [Travis Demeritte]122-0---
    2KCA1Whit Merrifield2BRDETMatt BoydLSingle2---2-1BCBXSingled on fly ball to Center Field132-0---
    2KCA2Alex GordonLFLDETMatt BoydLFlyout21--1-1FB1XFlied out to Left Field [Harold Castro]142-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2DET4Brandon Dixon1BRKCAJorge LopezRSingle0---0-1CXSingled on ground ball to Left Field150-2---
    2DET5Dawel Lugo3BRKCAJorge LopezRWild Pitch01--0-0BWild Pitch by Jorge Lopez ... Brandon Dixon advanced to second160-2Non-Batter Event
    2DET5Dawel Lugo3BRKCAJorge LopezRReached on Error0-2-3-1B.BBCXReached on Error by Second Base [Whit Merrifield] ... Brandon Dixon advanced to third170-2---
    2DET6Harold CastroLFLKCAJorge LopezRHome Run01-32-2FBB1FXHome Run on fly ball to Right Field ... Dawel Lugo Scored ... Brandon Dixon Scored180-2---
    2DET7Travis DemeritteRFRKCAJorge LopezRWalk0---3-2BBFBFBWalked193-2---
    2DET8Jake RogersCRKCAJorge LopezRWalk01--3-11BBFBBWalked ... Travis Demeritte advanced to second203-2---
    2DET9Jordy MercerSSRKCAJorge LopezRGroundout012-0-1CXGrounded out to Third Base [Hunter Dozier] ... Jake Rogers advanced to second ... Travis Demeritte advanced to third213-2---
    2DET1JaCoby JonesCFRKCAJorge LopezRHit by Pitch1-231-2F*BFHHit by Pitch223-2---
    2DET2Niko Goodrum2BLKCAJorge LopezRWalk11233-0.B*BBBWalked ... Travis Demeritte Scored ... Victor Reyes advanced to second ... Jake Rogers advanced to third233-2---
    2DET3Miguel CabreraDHRKCAKevin McCarthyRWalk11233-0.B*BBBWalked ... Jake Rogers Scored ... Niko Goodrum advanced to second ... Victor Reyes advanced to third244-2---
    2DET4Brandon Dixon1BRKCAKevin McCarthyRStrikeout11231-2BFCFSStrikeout Swinging255-2---
    2DET5Dawel Lugo3BRKCAKevin McCarthyRGroundout21232-2C*BFFFBXGrounded out to Third Base [Hunter Dozier] ... Miguel Cabrera forced out at second base265-2---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA3Hunter Dozier3BRDETMatt BoydLHome Run0---1-0.BXHome Run on fly ball to Left Field272-5---
    3KCA4Jorge SolerDHRDETMatt BoydLWalk0---3-2BSTBBBWalked283-5---
    3KCA5Cheslor Cuthbert1BRDETMatt BoydLHome Run01--1-2BFFXHome Run on fly ball to Left Center ... Jorge Soler Scored293-5---
    3KCA6Bubba StarlingRFRDETMatt BoydLLineout0---0-0XLined out to Left Field [Harold Castro]305-5---
    3KCA7Nicky LopezSSLDETMatt BoydLGroundout1---2-2CBCBXGrounded out to Second Base [Niko Goodrum]315-5---
    3KCA8Nick DiniCRDETMatt BoydLWalk2---3-2BFBSFBFFBWalked325-5---
    3KCA9Billy HamiltonCFRDETMatt HallLPopout21--3-1.BFBBXPopped out to Shortstop [Jordy Mercer]335-5---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3DET6Harold CastroLFLKCAKyle ZimmerRWalk0---3-1.BBCBBWalked345-5---
    3DET7Travis DemeritteRFRKCAKyle ZimmerRWalk01--3-1FBBBBWalked ... Harold Castro advanced to second355-5---
    3DET8Jake RogersCRKCAKyle ZimmerRWalk012-3-1BBCBBWalked ... Travis Demeritte advanced to second ... Harold Castro advanced to third365-5---
    3DET9Jordy MercerSSRKCAKyle ZimmerRStrikeout01233-2CBBBCFFFSStrikeout Swinging375-5---
    3DET1Victor ReyesCFLKCAKyle ZimmerRGroundout11232-1*BFBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Nicky Lopez] ... Jake Rogers forced out at second base ... Harold Castro Scored ... Travis Demeritte advanced to third385-5---
    3DET2Niko Goodrum2BLKCAKyle ZimmerRLineout21-33-1BBCBXLined out to Second Base [Whit Merrifield]396-5---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA1Whit Merrifield2BRDETMatt HallLStrikeout0---2-2CBBSFSStrikeout Swinging405-6---
    4KCA2Alex GordonLFLDETMatt HallLFlyout1---0-1CXFlied out to Center Field [Victor Reyes]415-6---
    4KCA3Hunter Dozier3BRDETMatt HallLStrikeout2---3-2BSBBCSStrikeout Swinging425-6---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4DET3Miguel CabreraDHRKCAKyle ZimmerRHome Run0---0-1CXHome Run on fly ball to Left Center436-5---
    4DET4Brandon Dixon1BRKCAKyle ZimmerRStrikeout0---2-2CFBBSStrikeout Swinging447-5---
    4DET5Dawel Lugo3BRKCAKyle ZimmerRSingle1---1-2BFFXSingled on line drive to Right Field457-5---
    4DET6Harold CastroLFLKCAJake NewberryRLineout11--0-1.C1XLined out to Right Field [Bubba Starling]467-5---
    4DET7Travis DemeritteRFRKCAJake NewberryRStrikeout21--3-2C1BBB1SCStrikeout Looking477-5---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA4Jorge SolerDHRDETMatt HallLStrikeout0---1-2CBCFSStrikeout Swinging485-7---
    5KCA5Cheslor Cuthbert1BRDETMatt HallLPopout1---3-2CBBSBXPopped out to Third Base [Dawel Lugo]495-7---
    5KCA6Bubba StarlingRFRDETMatt HallLPopout2---1-1CBXPopped out to First Base [Brandon Dixon]505-7---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5DET8Jake RogersCRKCAJake NewberryRStrikeout0---0-2FSFSStrikeout Swinging517-5---
    5DET9Jordy MercerSSRKCAJake NewberryRFlyout1---1-1CBXFlied out to Right Field [Bubba Starling]527-5---
    5DET1Victor ReyesCFLKCAJake NewberryRTriple2---2-2BFFBXTripled on fly ball to Center Field537-5---
    5DET2Niko Goodrum2BLKCAJake NewberryRGroundout2--32-0BBXGrounded out to Second Base [Whit Merrifield]547-5---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA7Nicky LopezSSLDETMatt HallLDouble0---2-2CBFFFFBXDoubled on line drive to Left Field555-7---
    6KCA8Nick DiniCRDETMatt HallLSingle0-2-2-0BBXSingled on line drive to Left Field ... Nicky Lopez advanced to third565-7---
    6KCA9Billy HamiltonCFRDETMatt HallLStrikeout01-30-2LCSStrikeout Swinging575-7---
    6KCA1Whit Merrifield2BRDETJose CisneroRStrikeout11-32-2.BFBSSStrikeout Swinging585-7---
    6KCA2Alex GordonLFLDETJose CisneroRHome Run21-32-1TB*BXHome Run on fly ball to Center Field ... Nick Dini Scored ... Nicky Lopez Scored595-7---
    6KCA3Hunter Dozier3BRDETJose CisneroRLineout2---3-2BBFBFXLined out to Second Base [Niko Goodrum]608-7---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6DET3Miguel CabreraDHRKCAJosh StaumontRGroundout0---0-2.CFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Nicky Lopez]617-8---
    6DET4Brandon Dixon1BRKCAJosh StaumontRLineout1---3-2BSCBFBXLined out to Center Field [Billy Hamilton]627-8---
    6DET5Dawel Lugo3BRKCAJosh StaumontRLineout2---1-0BXLined out to Center Field [Billy Hamilton]637-8---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA4Jorge SolerDHRDETJose CisneroRFlyout0---1-1BFXFlied out to Right Field [Travis Demeritte]648-7---
    7KCA5Cheslor Cuthbert1BRDETJose CisneroRPopout1---1-1BCXPopped out to First Base [Brandon Dixon]658-7---
    7KCA6Bubba StarlingRFRDETJose CisneroRStrikeout2---2-2BBFCCStrikeout Looking668-7---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7DET6Harold CastroLFLKCAJosh StaumontRLineout0---0-1CXLined out to Center Field [Billy Hamilton]677-8---
    7DET7Travis DemeritteRFRKCAJosh StaumontRHome Run1---1-2CSBFXHome Run on fly ball to Right Field687-8---
    7DET8Jake RogersCRKCAJosh StaumontRStrikeout1---1-2CBFSStrikeout Swinging698-8---
    7DET9Jordy MercerSSRKCAJosh StaumontRReached on Error2---0-0XReached on Error by Second Base [Whit Merrifield]708-8---
    7DET1Victor ReyesCFLKCAJosh StaumontRSingle21--2-2BB1FSXSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... Jordy Mercer advanced to second718-8---
    7DET2Niko Goodrum2BLKCAJosh StaumontRStrikeout212-1-2CSBSStrikeout Swinging728-8---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA7Nicky LopezSSLDETBuck FarmerRFlyout0---2-1.BBCXFlied out to Center Field [Victor Reyes]738-8---
    8KCA8Nick DiniCRDETBuck FarmerRStrikeout1---2-2CBBFFFSStrikeout Swinging748-8---
    8KCA9Billy HamiltonCFLDETBuck FarmerRStrikeout2---2-2BBSSSStrikeout Swinging758-8---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8DET3Miguel CabreraDHRKCAScott BarlowRFlyout0---3-2.SBFBBXFlied out to Center Field [Billy Hamilton]768-8---
    8DET4Brandon Dixon1BRKCAScott BarlowRWalk1---3-2BFBSBBWalked778-8---
    8DET5Dawel Lugo3BRKCAScott BarlowRLineout11--1-2C*B11SXLined out to Shortstop [Nicky Lopez]788-8---
    8DET6Harold CastroLFLKCAScott BarlowRFlyout21--1-211B1CFXFlied out to Left Field [Alex Gordon]798-8---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KCA1Whit Merrifield2BRDETJoe JimenezRStrikeout0---0-2.CFSStrikeout Swinging808-8---
    9KCA2Alex GordonLFLDETJoe JimenezRGroundout1---3-2TBCFBBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Jordy Mercer]818-8---
    9KCA3Hunter Dozier3BRDETJoe JimenezRStrikeout2---1-2SCBSStrikeout Swinging828-8---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9DET7Travis DemeritteRFRKCARichard LoveladyLWalk0---3-2.CBSFBBBWalked838-8---
    9DET8Jake RogersCRKCARichard LoveladyLGroundout01--0-0XSacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Richard Lovelady] ... Travis Demeritte advanced to second848-8---
    9DET9Jordy MercerSSRKCARichard LoveladyLHome Run1-2-2-1BBCXHome Run on fly ball to Right Center ... Travis Demeritte Scored858-8---
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