By Dave Hart

Royals 12, Tigers 1 – The Kansas City Royals crushed the Tigers on Wednesday night, scoring 12 runs on 14 hits.

LSJ Logo incertIan Kinsler knocked in the lone run for the Tigers while Anthony Gose hit a triple.

Detroit starting pitcher Randy Wolf remains winless, allowing eight runs on eight hits in 3 2/3 innings.

The Tigers will look to win the three-game series with a victory over the Royals on Thursday night.Eye on the D

Record: 61-71

5th Place in AL Central (20 games behind Kansas City)

8.5 games behind Texas for last playoff spot.

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 51

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 40

Next Game: 09/03/2015 @ Kansas City Royals 8:10 p.m. @ Kauffman Stadium

Hitting Stats: Ian Kinsler RBI (65), Anthony Gose 3B (7), J.D. Martinez 2B (25).

Pitching Stats: Randy Wolf L (0-3) 3.2 IP 8 H 8 R 8 ER 3 BB 2 K.