5 Stats to Know from the Detroit #Tigers’ 6-5 Win versus the Kansas City #Royals

  • 13

The number of hits allowed by David Price in 6.1 innings pitched. Price exited with an apparent injury. The Detroit ace also allowed five runs (four earned) and struck out one. He didn’t walk any batters.

  • Seven

The number of combined hits by the top of the Tigers lineup. Leadoff hitter Anthony Gose went three-for-four with two runs scored and a walk while Kinsler went four-for-four with a walk and two RBI.

  • Two

The number of Tigers with more than one RBI. Kinsler had two as did shortstop Andrew Romine. In limited playing time, Romine is hitting .444 with three RBI and three steals in 18 at-bats over 21 games.

  • One

The number of runs scored by J.D. Martinez. The outfielder was hitless in two at-bats, but drew two walks. This is a good sign moving forward given the outfielder’s high strikeout totals.

  • Zero

The number of runs allowed by the Tigers bullpen after Price exited. Alex Wilson, Angel Nesbitt and Joakim Soria also allowed a cumulative one hit. Soria picked up the win in relief. The trio allowed zero walks as well.

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