Final

Series: Game 3 of 5

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

Game 1: Thursday, August 15
Kansas City1Final
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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