The Detroit Tigers scored 3 runs in the top of the 9th to defeat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Saturday night.
Billy Butler drove in the Royals lone run with a sacrifice fly. James Shields took the loss after giving up 2 runs on 7 hits and struck out 8. The Royals will try to avoid a sweep by the Tigers Sunday afternoon. Bruce Chen gets the start for the Royals with first pitch at 1:10p.