Comerica Park - Detroit, MI
Regular Season
8
W Win
Kevin McCarthy K. McCarthy W (1-0)
Final
5
L Loss
Drew VerHagen D. VerHagen L (0-1)
Ned Yost reviews Skoglund’s start, pokes fun at Rustin Dodd’s hair
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 0 0 8 7 1
DET 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 5 8 0
Kansas City Kansas City Detroit Detroit
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield 1B 5 1 1 1 0 1 3 .266
Cuthbert 3B 4 2 1 0 1 1 1 .250
Moustakas DH 5 1 1 3 0 0 0 .318
Soler RF 2 1 1 0 3 0 0 .288
Orlando LF 4 1 0 0 1 2 3 .191
Almonte CF 3 1 1 4 1 1 2 .242
Goins 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .207
Escobar SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200
Butera C 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .182
Totals 33 8 7 8 8 7 13 -

Batting

2B: Cuthbert (2)
HR: Merrifield (3, 6th inning off Liriano, 0 on, 0 out); Moustakas (6, 7th inning off Farmer, 2 on, 1 out); Almonte (2, 6th inning off Wilson, 3 on, 1 out)
TB: Moustakas 4; Almonte 4; Merrifield 4; Cuthbert 2; Escobar; Butera; Soler
RBI: Almonte 4 (6); Moustakas 3 (17); Merrifield (7)
Game-winning RBI: Moustakas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Butera; Merrifield; Cuthbert
GIDP: Merrifield
Team RISP: 2-for-6
Team LOB: 6

Baserunning

SB: Almonte (1, 2nd base off Liriano/McCann)

Fielding

Errors: Orlando (2)
DP: 2 (Escobar-Goins-Merrifield; Cuthbert-Goins-Merrifield)
Detroit
Detroit Tigers
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Martín CF 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 .274
Candelario 3B 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .277
Cabrera 1B 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .300
Castellanos RF 4 1 3 2 0 0 1 .309
Martínez DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .258
Jones LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .293
McCann C 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .232
Iglesias SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .194
Machado 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .211
Totals 32 5 8 5 2 6 12 -

Batting

2B: Candelario (5); Machado (8)
TB: Castellanos 3; Machado 2; Candelario 2; Cabrera; McCann; Jones
RBI: Castellanos 2 (11); Cabrera (14); McCann (9); Jones (5)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera; Jones
GIDP: Martinez; Machado
SF: McCann
Team RISP: 3-for-9
Team LOB: 4

Fielding

DP: (Iglesias-Machado-Cabrera)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Skoglund 5.0 4 4 4 2 3 0 8.59
McCarthy BS (1), W (1-0) 1.0 2 1 0 0 1 0 6.23
Flynn H (1) 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.60
Herrera S (4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Totals 9.0 8 5 4 2 6 0 -

Pitching

WP: Skoglund (1)
HBP: Martin (by Skoglund)
Pitches-Strikes: Skoglund 94-54; McCarthy 17-11; Flynn 28-19; Herrera 13-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Skoglund 8-5; McCarthy 1-0; Flynn 3-1; Herrera 0-0
Batters Faced: Skoglund 21; McCarthy 5; Flynn 7; Herrera 3
Inherited Runners-Scored: McCarthy 2-2
Detroit
Detroit Tigers
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Liriano 5.1 2 3 3 4 6 1 3.13
Wilson BS (1) 0.2 1 2 2 1 0 1 6.57
VerHagen L (0-1) 0.1 0 2 2 2 1 0 6.30
Farmer 1.2 4 1 1 0 0 1 6.30
Jimenez 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
Totals 9.0 7 8 8 8 7 3 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Liriano 92-56; Wilson 18-9; VerHagen 15-5; Farmer 20-14; Jiménez 19-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Liriano 4-5; Wilson 2-1; VerHagen 0-0; Farmer 3-2; Jiménez 0-3
Batters Faced: Liriano 22; Wilson 4; VerHagen 3; Farmer 8; Jiménez 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Wilson 2-2; Farmer 2-2

Game Info

Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers: Apr 22, 2018

Venue: Comerica Park
Attendance: 19,034
Duration: 3:09
Weather: 56 degrees, Clear
Wind: 11 MPH Left to Right
Umpires: HP: Kerwin Danley. 1B: Scott Barry. 2B: Carlos Torres. 3B: Ramon De Jesus.