Tigers 8, Indians 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 6 11 3
Detroit 0 2 4 0 1 0 0 1 X 8 9 1
WP: B. Schmack (1-0) S: F. Rodney (1)
LP: C. Durbin (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cleveland
-J. Gerut homered to deep right, C. Crisp scored
Bot 2nd: Detroit
-C. Pena homered to deep right
-B. Inge singled to right, S. Halter scored
Bot 3rd: Detroit
-C. Ross homered to deep right, B. Petrick, D. Klassen and D. Young scored
Top 4th: Cleveland
-B. Broussard homered to deep right, C. Blake scored
-B. Phillips homered to deep left, V. Martinez scored
Bot 5th: Detroit
-D. Young homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Detroit
-W. Morris singled to shallow right center, D. Young scored, A. Sanchez to third
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 5 1 3 0 0 1 3 .283
O. Vizquel ss 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .244
J. Gerut lf 4 1 1 2 1 0 2 .285
R. Ludwick rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 .245
M. Lawton dh 4 0 2 0 1 1 1 .249
C. Blake 3b 4 1 0 0 0 0 5 .268
B. Broussard 1b 2 1 1 2 2 0 0 .259
V. Martinez c 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .263
   Z. Sorensen pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
   J. Bard c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
B. Phillips 2b 3 1 1 2 1 2 2 .211
 Totals 35 6 11 6 6 5 20  
 Batting
2B - R Ludwick (8, E Eckenstahler).
HR - J Gerut (19, 1st inning off J Bonderman 1 on, 1 Out), B Broussard (13, 4th inning off J Bonderman 1 on, 2 Out), B Phillips (5, 4th inning off J Bonderman 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Gerut 2 (68), B Broussard 2 (44), B Phillips 2 (27).
2-out RBI - B Broussard 2, B Phillips 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Gerut 1, O Vizquel 2, C Blake 1.
GIDP - C Blake 3, V Martinez.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (14, 2nd base off J Bonderman/B Inge).
CS - J Gerut (5, 2nd base by J Bonderman/B Inge).
 
 Fielding
E - C Lee (1, throw); B Phillips (9, catch); J Cressend (2, throw).
DP - 2 (C Blake-B Phillips-B Broussard 2).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Petrick lf 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 .232
D. Klassen 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .238
C. Monroe rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
D. Young dh 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 .297
C. Ross rf 3 1 2 4 0 1 0 .211
   A. Sanchez cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
C. Pena 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .253
S. Halter 2b 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .218
   W. Morris 2b 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .285
B. Inge c 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .209
R. Santiago ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .216
 Totals 32 8 9 8 3 7 10  
 Batting
2B - C Ross (1, C Durbin).
HR - C Pena (17, 2nd inning off C Lee 0 on, 2 Out), C Ross (1, 3rd inning off C Lee 3 on, 1 Out), D Young (28, 5th inning off C Durbin 0 on, 2 Out).
S - C Ross.
RBI - C Pena (39), B Inge (28), C Ross 4 (5), D Young (72), W Morris (29).
2-out RBI - C Pena, B Inge, D Young.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, R Santiago 1.
GIDP - C Monroe, B Petrick.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - R Santiago (14, throw).
DP - 3 (D Klassen-S Halter, R Santiago-S Halter-C Pena 2).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lee 3.0 4 6 2 3 2 2 3.00
C. Durbin (L, 0-1) 3.0 3 1 1 0 1 1 3.00
J. Cressend 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 1.51
R. Betancourt 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.73
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Bonderman 3.2 7 6 6 3 1 3 5.66
B. Schmack (W, 1-0) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.50
E. Eckenstahler 1.2 2 0 0 2 0 0 3.27
M. Anderson 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.00
F. Rodney (S, 1) 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 0 7.00
J. Walker 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.51
WP - C Lee.
IBB - D Young (by C Lee).
Pitches-strikes - C Lee 56-31; C Durbin 35-25; J Cressend 14-11; R Betancourt 16-13; J Bonderman 63-37; B Schmack 10-6; E Eckenstahler 28-15; M Anderson 8-6; J Walker 11-6; F Rodney 21-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lee 6-1; C Durbin 4-4; J Cressend 1-1; R Betancourt 0-1; J Bonderman 6-4; B Schmack 4-0; E Eckenstahler 2-3; M Anderson 0-1; J Walker 0-0; F Rodney 0-2.
Batters faced - C Lee 16; C Durbin 11; J Cressend 5; R Betancourt 4; J Bonderman 20; B Schmack 4; E Eckenstahler 8; M Anderson 1; J Walker 2; F Rodney 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 9,318.
Weather: 73 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY DETROIT'S CODY ROSS IN THE THIRD INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.
DETROIT'S CODY ROSS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING DUE TO AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 2, 2003 10:12 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cleveland
J. Gerut J. Gerut
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Detroit
C. Ross C. Ross
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI