Comerica Park - Detroit, MI
Regular Season
5
Final
8
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 10 0
DET 1 0 2 0 4 1 0 0 X 8 8 2
Kansas City Kansas City Detroit Detroit
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
DeJesus LF 5 0 3 3 0 1 1 .258
Bloomquist SS-RF 4 0 1 0 1 2 2 .283
Butler 1B 5 1 2 1 0 0 4 .287
Teahen 3B 4 1 0 0 1 3 3 .288
Guillen RF 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .250
a- Tony Pena Jr. PR-SS 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .089
Jacobs DH 3 0 0 0 0 3 2 .223
b- Pena PH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .326
Callaspo 2B 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .300
Olivo C 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 .249
Freel CF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .167
Totals 36 5 10 5 3 15 20 -
a-ran for J.Guillen in 6th. b-flied out for Jacobs in 8th.

Batting

2B: DeJesus (17, Verlander); Butler (23, Verlander)
HR: Butler (8, 6th inning off Verlander, 0 on, 0 out)
TB: Butler 6; DeJesus 4; Guillen 2; Freel; Bloomquist; Callaspo
RBI: DeJesus 3 (39); Guillen (35); Butler (35)
2-Out RBI: DeJesus 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Teahen 2; Olivo; Bloomquist; Butler
GIDP: Butler
Team RISP: 2-for-9
Team LOB: 8

Baserunning

CS: DeJesus (4, 2nd base by Verlander/Laird)

Fielding

DP: (Teahen-Callaspo-Butler)
Catcher Interference: Laird (Freel hitting)
Detroit
Detroit Tigers
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Granderson CF 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .257
Polanco 2B 5 2 3 4 0 0 1 .262
Cabrera 1B 2 2 1 1 2 0 2 .324
Thames DH 4 1 1 3 0 1 1 .257
Raburn LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .279
Inge 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .267
Ordonez RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .260
Anderson RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Laird C 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .237
Everett SS 2 2 0 0 2 2 1 .265
Totals 31 8 8 8 6 7 10 -

Batting

HR: Polanco (6, 3rd inning off Chen, 1 on, 2 out); Cabrera (17, 1st inning off Chen, 0 on, 2 out); Thames (8, 5th inning off Chen, 2 on, 2 out)
TB: Polanco 6; Thames 4; Cabrera 4; Granderson 2; Inge
RBI: Polanco 4 (40); Thames 3 (18); Cabrera (48)
2-Out RBI: Polanco 3; Thames 3; Cabrera
Game-winning RBI: Polanco
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ordonez; Cabrera
GIDP: Cabrera
Team RISP: 2-for-4
Team LOB: 6

Fielding

Errors: Inge (9); Laird (2)
DP: 2 (Laird-Polanco; Polanco-Everett-Cabrera)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Chen L (0-3) 4.2 4 7 7 5 3 3 6.88
Tejeda 0.2 2 1 1 1 2 0 4.79
Wright 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.05
Mahay 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.33
Totals 8.0 8 8 8 6 7 3 -

Pitching

HBP: Inge (by Tejeda)
Pitches-Strikes: Chen 92-48; Tejeda 29-19; Wright 26-15; Mahay 17-12
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Chen 3-10; Tejeda 2-0; Wright 4-0; Mahay 1-2
Batters Faced: Chen 23; Tejeda 6; Wright 5; Mahay 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Tejeda 1-0; Wright 2-0
Detroit
Detroit Tigers
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Verlander W (9-4) 6.0 7 5 3 0 11 1 3.59
Lyon H (5) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.83
Seay H (18) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.12
Zumaya H (7) 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.20
Rodney S (18) 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 4.14
Totals 9.0 10 5 3 3 15 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Verlander 114-86; Lyon 12-8; Seay 10-5; Zumaya 9-3; Rodney 25-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Verlander 5-5; Lyon 2-0; Seay 0-1; Zumaya 0-0; Rodney 1-1
Batters Faced: Verlander 26; Lyon 4; Seay 3; Zumaya 2; Rodney 5
Inherited Runners-Scored: Zumaya 1-0

Game Info

Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers: Jul 07, 2009

Venue: Comerica Park
Attendance: 29,751
Duration: 3:03
Weather: 72 degrees, Partly Cloudy
Wind: 10 MPH Out to Left

DET wins Series 2-1

Gm 1: Mon, 7/6 Final
KC 4
DET 3
Gm 2: Tue, 7/7 Final
KC 5
DET 8
Gm 3: Wed, 7/8 Final
KC 1
DET 3

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24.5
Placido Polanco
Placido Polanco
DET - 3B
12.0
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Miguel Cabrera
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