Final

Series: Game 3 of 5

Kansas City leads 2-1 (as of 8/16)

Game 1: Thursday, August 15
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Detroit4
Game 2: Friday, August 16
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Detroit1
Game 3: Friday, August 16
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Detroit0
Game 4: Saturday, August 17
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Detroit6
Game 5: Sunday, August 18
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Detroit6

Royals 3

(64-57, 31-29 away)

Tigers 0

(71-51, 38-21 home)

    Coverage:  FSDT

    7:08 PM ET, August 16, 2013

    Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan 

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    KC 002000100 3 8 0
    DET 000000000 0 4 2

    W: J. Shields (8-8)

    L: J. Alvarez (1-3)

    S: G. Holland (34)

    Kansas City at Detroit - August 16, 2013

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    Gameday Matchup

     Kansas CityDetroit
    W-L86-7693-69
    Night52-5561-40
    Grass82-7389-66
    Current StreakW1L3
    Last 106-45-5

    Pitching Matchup

    Kansas CityDetroit
    J. Shields
    13-9, 3.15 ERA

    Last Game:
    9/27 at CHW
    7.0 IP, 1 ER
    Dec = Win
    J. Alvarez
    1-5, 5.82 ERA

    Last Game:
    9/27 at MIA
    2.2 IP, 3 ER
    Dec = Loss

    Gameday Lineups

    NO.Kansas CityDetroit
    1. J. Carroll, 3B A. Jackson, CF
    2. E. Hosmer, 1B T. Hunter, RF
    3. B. Butler, DH M. Cabrera, 3B
    4. A. Gordon, LF P. Fielder, 1B
    5. S. Perez, C V. Martinez, DH
    6. D. Lough, RF A. Dirks, LF
    7. E. Bonifacio, CF B. Pena, C
    8. A. Escobar, SS R. Santiago, 2B
    9. C. Getz, 2B J. Iglesias, SS

    Research Notes

    Eric Hosmer's third-inning home run off Jose Alvarez was calculated at 424 feet. Hosmer's average home run distance this season is 422.2 feet, the longest in baseball (min. 10 HR).
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