Kansas City 6, Detroit 1

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, April 24, 2009 8:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 79°
Umpires - Home Plate - Dana DeMuth, First Base - Todd Tichenor, Second Base - Doug Eddings, Third Base - Hunter Wendelstedt,
Attendance - 36197

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 1
Kansas City 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 6 8 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Detroit 8-8 4-1 4-7 L2
Kansas City 9-7 4-3 5-4 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Kansas City Royals have a 4-3 record at home this season. The Detroit Tigers have a 4-7 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Royals have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Detroit has a streak of 2 straight up loss. The Tigers have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Zack Greinke pitched 9.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 0.00. Rick Porcello took the loss for Detroit.
  • Mark Teahen, Alberto Jose Callaspo hit homeruns for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Detroit   Kansas City
Rick Porcello Player Zack Greinke
Loss W/L Win
6.0 IP 9.0
4 Strikeouts 10
4 Hits 3
6.00 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Detroit   Kansas City
Gerald Laird Player Miguel Olivo
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 2
.667 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Detroit 3 0 4 .103 5 10 0 1 0 1
Kansas City 8 2 15 .250 9 4 5 2 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Detroit. The Royals have a W/L % of .444 after a win and .714 after a loss.
  • Detroit will play their next game on the road against Kansas City. The Tigers have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .714 after a loss.
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