The Detroit Tigers decisively defeated the Kansas City Royals, 8 to 4, on August 17, 1997.

Final

KCR

Royals

51-69

4

DET

Tigers

57-66

8

1

0

3

2

0

0

3

1

3

4

0

1

5

0

0

6

0

1

7

2

0

8

0

0

9

1

R

4

8

H

7

8

E

2

0

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 1st

KCR

DET

Tigers

Single by Travis Fryman; Bobby Higginson and Brian L. Hunter scored.

0

2

Tigers

Damion Easley groundedout; Travis Fryman scored.

0

3

Top 3rd

KCR

DET

Royals

Single by Bip Roberts; Mike Sweeney scored.

1

3

Bottom 3rd

KCR

DET

Tigers

Travis Fryman hit ground ball; error by Jay Bell; Bobby Higginson scored.

1

4

Tigers

Double by Damion Easley; Phil Nevin and Tony Clark scored.

1

6

Bottom 4th

KCR

DET

Tigers

Single by Bobby Higginson; Brian L. Hunter scored.

1

7

Bottom 6th

KCR

DET

Tigers

Travis Fryman groundedout; Matt Walbeck scored.

1

8

Top 7th

KCR

DET

Royals

Home run by Johnny Damon; Chili Davis scored.

3

8

Top 9th

KCR

DET

Royals

Wild pitch by Todd Jones; wild pitch by Jermaine Dye; Shane Halter scored.

4

8

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