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Tigers' bats silenced in loss
Royals 5, Tigers 0
Carlos Guillen is restrained by the Royals' Tony Graffanino Sunday. (Duane Burleson/AP)
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Hit batsmen led to a bench-clearing fracas in the sixth inning but didn't help the Tigers as they were shut out in Sunday's series finale. Starter Mike Maroth allowed four runs in 6 1/3 innings and suffered his 10th loss.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: July 17, 2005
KC
Kansas City (32-59)
Won 1
Kansas City 5, Detroit 0   DET
Detroit (44-46)
Lost 1
July 17, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Kansas City
3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   5 10 0
Detroit
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 6 2
Standings through 7/17/05  |  Gameday  |  Royals Stats  |  Tigers Stats
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, CF3121010.297
Graffanino, 1B5000004.296
Sweeney, DH4112001.310
Brown, RF3130000.293
Costa, LF1000010.235
Long, LF-RF4021011.265
Berroa, SS4000004.264
Buck, C3000110.227
Teahen, 3B3211112.251
McEwing, 2B4010000.273
Totals3451052512 

BATTING
2B: DeJesus (18, Maroth).
HR: Sweeney (13, 1st inning off Maroth, 1 on, 1 out), Teahen (3, 2nd inning off Maroth, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: DeJesus 3; Sweeney 4; Brown 3; Long 2; Teahen 4; McEwing.
RBI: Sweeney 2 (48), Long (27), Teahen (27), DeJesus (42).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Teahen; Sweeney.
SF: DeJesus.
GIDP: Berroa 2.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Teahen (4, 2nd base off German/Wilson).
CS: McEwing (4, 2nd base by Maroth/Wilson).
PO: McEwing (1st base by Maroth).

FIELDING
DP: 4 (Teahen-McEwing-Graffanino, Berroa-McEwing-Graffanino, Berroa-Graffanino, Hernandez-Berroa-Graffanino).

 
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Inge, 3B2000111.282
Guillen, SS2000003.342
1-Hooper, PR-SS1000002.000
Shelton, 1B3010003.356
Ordonez, RF4010022.254
White, DH4010001.309
Monroe, LF4000003.283
Infante, 2B4020011.229
Wilson, C3000001.154
a-Rodriguez, PH1000003.295
Logan, CF2010100.271
Totals300602420 

a-Grounded out for Wilson in the 9th.
1-Ran for Guillen in the 6th.

BATTING
TB: Shelton; Ordonez; White; Infante 2; Logan.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez 2.
GIDP: Guillen; Shelton 2.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Logan (5, fielding), Guillen (6, fielding).
DP: 2 (Inge-Infante-Shelton, Guillen-Infante-Shelton).
Pickoffs: Maroth (McEwing at 1st base).

 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hernandez (W, 7-9)5.02001204.33
Nunez 2.00000106.34
Affeldt 1.01001002.93
MacDougal 1.03000103.59
 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Maroth (L, 7-10)6.19431424.20
Spurling 0.20000002.10
Walker 1.00000102.61
German 1.01111002.60

Hernandez pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.

WP: Affeldt 2.
HBP: Inge (by Hernandez), Shelton (by Hernandez), Guillen (by Hernandez), DeJesus (by Maroth).
Pitches-strikes: Hernandez 65-36, Nunez 16-11, Affeldt 20-13, MacDougal 17-14, Maroth 100-66, Spurling 6-4, Walker 11-9, German 17-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Hernandez 7-6, Nunez 4-1, Affeldt 1-2, MacDougal 2-0, Maroth 7-7, Spurling 1-1, Walker 0-2, German 1-2.
Batters faced: Hernandez 20, Nunez 5, Affeldt 4, MacDougal 6, Maroth 28, Spurling 2, Walker 3, German 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Nunez 1-0, Spurling 1-0.
EjectionsKansas City Royals catcher Alberto Castillo ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster. (6th); Kansas City Royals right fielder Emil Brown ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster. (6th); Detroit Tigers pitcher Kyle Farnsworth ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster. (6th); Detroit Tigers pitcher Jeremy Bonderman ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster. (6th); Detroit Tigers shortstop Carlos Guillen ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster. (6th); Kansas City Royals Manager Buddy Bell ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster. (6th); Kansas City Royals pitcher Runelvys Hernandez ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster. (6th).
Umpires: HP: Marty Foster. 1B: Laz Diaz. 2B: Dana DeMuth. 3B: Troy Fullwood.
Weather: 83 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:48.
Att: 24,166.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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