Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Detroit leads 1-0 (as of 5/25)

Game 1: Monday, May 25
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Kansas City1
Game 2: Tuesday, May 26
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Kansas City6
Game 3: Wednesday, May 27
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Kansas City3

Tigers 13

(25-18, 10-11 away)

Royals 1

(22-23, 14-11 home)

    2:10 PM ET, May 25, 2009

    Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri 

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    DET 202030204 13 19 0
    KC 000000010 1 7 1

    W: J. Verlander (5-2)

    L: G. Meche (2-5)

    Game Notes

    KANSAS CITY MANAGER TREY HILLMAN WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UPMIRE PAUL EMMEL IN THE BOTTOM OF THE 8TH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

    Game Information

    StadiumKauffman Stadium, Kansas City, MO
    Attendance34,524 (91.1% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time2:52
    Weather69 degrees, cloudy
    Wind10 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Paul Emmel, First Base - Angel Campos, Second Base - Bill Hohn, Third Base - Bruce Dreckman