Final in 11

Series: Game 1 of 3

Kansas City leads 1-0 (as of 9/29)

Game 1: Friday, September 29
Kansas City9Final
in 11
Detroit7
Game 2: Saturday, September 30
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Detroit6
Game 3: Sunday, October 1
Kansas City10Final
in 12
Detroit8

Royals 9

(60-100, 26-53 away)

Tigers 7

(95-65, 46-33 home)

    7:05 PM ET, September 29, 2006

    Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan 

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    KC 00002011104 9 19 0
    DET 10400000002 7 14 2

    W: Z. Greinke (1-0)

    L: J. Walker (0-1)

    S: J. Peralta (1)

    Game Notes

    THE HOME RUN BY DETROIT CENTER FIELDER CURTIS GRANDERSON LED OFF THE GAME.
    THE HOME RUNS BY KANSAS CITY'S EMIL BROWN AND PAUL PHILLIPS IN THE TOP OF THE 11TH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.