Detroit 7, Tampa Bay 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(41-43)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 10 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 8 0
WP: F. German (3-0)
LP: S. Kazmir (3-7)
(27-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- B. Inge doubled to deep right center, P. Polanco scored
- B. Inge scored, C. Shelton to third, M. Ordonez to second on wild pitch
- C. Monroe singled to center, C. Shelton and M. Ordonez scored
Top 3rd: Detroit
- C. Monroe hit sacrifice fly to deep right, R. White scored
Top 7th: Detroit
- C. Monroe homered to deep left center, D. Young scored
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- T. Hall hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Huff scored
Bot 9th: Tampa Bay
- N. Green homered to deep left center, D. Hollins scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 .333
B. Inge 3b 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 .284
C. Shelton 1b 3 1 2 0 2 0 1 .345
M. Ordonez rf 4 1 1 0 1 1 4 .195
R. White lf 5 1 1 0 0 2 5 .297
    N. Logan cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
D. Young dh 5 1 1 0 0 2 4 .241
C. Monroe cf-lf 3 1 2 5 1 1 0 .284
O. Infante ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .224
V. Wilson c 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .161
 Totals 36 7 10 6 8 7 23  
 Batting
2B - B Inge (16, S Kazmir); R White (14, S Kazmir); D Young (18, D Brazelton).
HR - C Monroe (9, 7th inning off D Brazelton 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - C Monroe.
RBI - B Inge (38), C Monroe 5 (52).
2-out RBI - C Monroe 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Young 1, M Ordonez 2, P Polanco 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - B Inge (5, 2nd base off S Kazmir/T Hall).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (B Inge-P Polanco-C Shelton, O Infante-P Polanco-C Shelton).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crawford lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .285
J. Lugo ss 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .279
J. Cantu 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .287
A. Huff rf 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .259
E. Perez 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .283
D. Hollins cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .264
N. Green 2b 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .266
T. Hall c 2 0 0 1 1 1 2 .268
J. Gomes dh 4 0 2 0 0 1 2 .264
 Totals 32 3 8 3 4 8 15  
 Batting
HR - N Green (5, 9th inning off D Creek 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - T Hall.
RBI - T Hall (19), N Green 2 (24).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lugo 1, J Gomes 1.
GIDP - D Hollins, J Cantu.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Crawford (27, 2nd base off F Rodney/V Wilson).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.35
F. German (W, 3-0) 3.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.87
F. Rodney 3.0 1 0 0 1 4 0 3.75
D. Creek 2.2 6 3 3 1 3 1 7.63
J. Walker 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.84
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Kazmir (L, 3-7) 3.0 5 5 5 4 2 0 4.59
D. Brazelton 5.0 5 2 2 3 5 1 6.54
T. Miller 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.49
WP - S Kazmir, D Brazelton.
HBP - P Polanco (by S Kazmir).
Pitches-strikes - N Robertson 2-0; F German 35-20; F Rodney 46-26; D Creek 69-41; J Walker 6-3; S Kazmir 72-41; D Brazelton 79-46; T Miller 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Robertson 0-0; F German 3-5; F Rodney 4-1; D Creek 1-4; J Walker 0-1; S Kazmir 2-5; D Brazelton 4-6; T Miller 1-2.
Batters faced - N Robertson 0; F German 11; F Rodney 10; D Creek 15; J Walker 1; S Kazmir 19; D Brazelton 23; T Miller 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Adam Dowdy. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Ejections: DETROIT's Robertson by Mcclelland (1st).
Time: 3:05.
Attendance: 10,582.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
DETROIT PITCHER NATE ROBERTSON WAS EJECTED IN THE FIRST INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE TIM MCCLELLAND FOR THROWING AT TAMPA BAY'S CARL CRAWFORD.
TORONTO STARTING PITCHER ROY HALLADAY LEFT THE GAME IN THE THIRD INNING DUE TO AN APPARENT LEG INJURY. HE WAS HIT BY A LINE DRIVE OFF THE BAT OF TEXAS' KEVIN MENCH.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 9, 2005 4:29 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
2-3, 1 HR
5 RBI
 Tampa Bay
N. Green N. Green
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI