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Thursday, May 15, 2008:
Royals 8, Tigers 4
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF4011010.234
Polanco, 2B4010000.273
Guillen, 3B4110022.291
Ordonez, RF4121000.310
Cabrera, M, 1B3000112.264
Sheffield, DH3000112.196
Joyce, LF3112000.292
Inge, C4010030.228
Santiago, R, SS4110002.344
Totals33484288.262
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gathright, CF4111113.255
German, E, 3B3210100.120
Butler, B, 1B4112101.278
Guillen, J, DH4123111.224
Olivo, C5121014.271
Teahen, RF5011015.276
Callaspo, 2B4020001.291
Gload, LF4110003.265
DeJesus, LF0000000.298
Pena, T, SS4120012.182
Totals3781384520.262
BATTING
2B: Ordonez 2 (11, Meche, Peralta, Jo), Santiago, R (4, Meche), Guillen (11, Peralta, Jo).
HR: Joyce (3, 7th inning off Meche, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Inge; Joyce 4; Guillen 2; Polanco; Santiago, R 2; Ordonez 4; Granderson.
RBI: Joyce 2 (5), Granderson (11), Ordonez (26).
2-out RBI: Granderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Santiago, R; Guillen; Sheffield.
SF: Joyce.
GIDP: Sheffield.
Team RISP: 2-for-7.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Santiago, R (1, fielding).

BATTING
2B: Butler, B (9, Rogers), Olivo 2 (7, Rogers, Rogers), Gload (4, Rogers).
HR: Guillen, J (4, 4th inning off Rogers, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Olivo 4; Gload 2; Teahen; Guillen, J 5; Butler, B 2; Callaspo 2; Gathright; Pena, T 2; German, E.
RBI: Butler, B 2 (17), Olivo (11), Gathright (6), Guillen, J 3 (22), Teahen (10).
2-out RBI: Guillen, J; Teahen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Callaspo; Teahen 2; Gathright 3; Gload.
SAC: German, E.
Team RISP: 6-for-16.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Pena, T (3, 2nd base off Rogers/Inge), German, E (2, 2nd base off Jones, T/Inge).

FIELDING
DP: (German, E-Callaspo-Butler, B).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rogers(L, 3-4)4.011773116.65
Lopez, A2.00000301.85
Seay1.01000101.98
Jones, T1.01111004.80
Totals8.013884515.05
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche(W, 3-5)7.06332615.98
Peralta, Jo1.02110106.23
Ramirez, R1.00000101.00
Totals9.08442814.18
Pitches-strikes: Rogers 92-53, Lopez, A 21-14, Seay 18-12, Jones, T 20-12, Meche 109-65, Peralta, Jo 15-9, Ramirez, R 11-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Rogers 5-3, Lopez, A 2-0, Seay 1-1, Jones, T 3-0, Meche 8-5, Peralta, Jo 1-0, Ramirez, R 0-1.
Batters faced: Rogers 26, Lopez, A 6, Seay 5, Jones, T 5, Meche 28, Peralta, Jo 5, Ramirez, R 3.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Layne. 1B: Phil Cuzzi. 2B: Jim Wolf. 3B: Ed Montague.
Weather: 67 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:53.
Att: 34,734.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
May 15, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media