Detroit Free Press
Major League Baseball
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Kansas City 8, Detroit 2
When: 7:10 PM ET, Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Where: Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan
Temperature: 74°
Umpires: Home - Nic Lentz, 1B - Dan Iassogna, 2B - Brian Gorman, 3B - Dan Bellino
Attendance: 29614
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Kansas City
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Whit Merrifield 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .279
Jorge Bonifacio RF 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250
Lorenzo Cain CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .286
Eric Hosmer 1B 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .306
Salvador Perez C 5 2 2 3 0 2 2 .291
Mike Moustakas 3B 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 .271
Jorge Soler DH 5 0 1 1 0 2 1 .167
Alcides Escobar SS 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 .221
Alex Gordon LF 4 0 2 3 0 0 1 .193
Totals 39 8 14 8 4 4 12  
Batting
2B - Lorenzo Cain (14), Salvador Perez (16), Mike Moustakas (14), Alcides Escobar (15), Alex Gordon (10)
HR - Salvador Perez (16), Mike Moustakas (20)
TB - Whit Merrifield, Lorenzo Cain 3, Eric Hosmer, Salvador Perez 6, Mike Moustakas 6, Jorge Soler, Alcides Escobar 4, Alex Gordon 3
RBI - Salvador Perez 3 (48), Mike Moustakas (47), Jorge Soler (4), Alex Gordon 3 (18)
2-Out RBI - Salvador Perez (12), Jorge Soler (3), Alex Gordon (8)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Whit Merrifield (24), Lorenzo Cain 2 (13), Salvador Perez (17)
GIDP - Whit Merrifield (5)
Team LOB - 8
Baserunning
SB - Whit Merrifield (8, 2nd off Saupold/Avila)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Ian Kennedy (W 2-6) 7.0 5 2 2 1 5 2 4.72
Joakim Soria 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.66
Kevin McCarthy 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.61
Pitches-Strikes - Ian Kennedy 94-63, Joakim Soria 11-7, Kevin McCarthy 9-5
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Ian Kennedy 7-6, Joakim Soria 1-2, Kevin McCarthy 2-0
Batters Faced - Ian Kennedy 26, Joakim Soria 4, Kevin McCarthy 3
Detroit
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Ian Kinsler 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .243
Alex Avila C 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .321
Justin Upton LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .263
Miguel Cabrera 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .265
J.D. Martinez RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .293
Victor Martinez DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .261
Nicholas Castellanos 3B 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .242
Mikie Mahtook CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
Jose Iglesias SS 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 .249
Totals 32 2 7 2 1 5 11  
Batting
HR - Alex Avila (11), Miguel Cabrera (10)
TB - Alex Avila 4, Miguel Cabrera 5, Victor Martinez, Nicholas Castellanos 2, Jose Iglesias
RBI - Alex Avila (28), Miguel Cabrera (38)
2-Out RBI - Miguel Cabrera (13)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Ian Kinsler (24)
GIDP - J.D. Martinez (9), Nicholas Castellanos (8)
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
Outfield Assists - Mikie Mahtook (Moustakas at 2nd)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Daniel Norris (L 4-6) 3.2 8 5 5 1 3 2 5.00
Warwick Saupold 4.1 3 1 1 2 1 0 2.36
Alex Wilson 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 4.01
IBB - Mike Moustakas (by Wilson)
Pitches-Strikes - Daniel Norris 65-39, Warwick Saupold 55-36, Alex Wilson 16-12
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Daniel Norris 2-4, Warwick Saupold 7-1, Alex Wilson 2-0
Batters Faced - Daniel Norris 19, Warwick Saupold 18, Alex Wilson 6
Inherited Runners-Scored - Warwick Saupold 2-0