Detroit 18, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(9-14)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 7 1
Detroit 3 2 4 2 0 4 2 1 X 18 23 0
WP: J. Verlander (3-2)
LP: C. Silva (1-4)
(15-9)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
- C. Guillen homered to deep right center, I. Rodriguez and P. Polanco scored
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep right, C. Monroe scored
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- C. Guillen homered to deep right, M. Ordonez scored
- A. Gomez singled to center, C. Shelton scored
- C. Granderson doubled to left, A. Gomez scored, B. Inge to third
Bot 4th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left
- C. Monroe doubled to deep left, C. Guillen scored
Top 5th: Minnesota
- L. Castillo doubled to deep left, J. Castro scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez singled to center, I. Rodriguez scored
- M. Ordonez scored on wild pitch
- B. Inge doubled to right center, C. Monroe and A. Gomez scored
Bot 7th: Detroit
- C. Monroe safe at first on shortstop J. Castro's fielding error, R. Santiago and I. Rodriguez scored, C. Shelton to second
Bot 8th: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez singled to center, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .342
    R. White ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .141
L. Castillo 2b 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 .385
    L. Rodriguez 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .350
J. Mauer c 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .328
R. Sierra dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .188
    M. Redmond ph-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375
T. Hunter cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .184
    L. Ford cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
J. Morneau 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .203
T. Batista 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .267
M. Cuddyer rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .256
J. Castro ss 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .246
 Totals 33 1 7 1 3 5 18  
 Batting
2B - L Castillo (2, J Verlander).
RBI - L Castillo (10).
2-out RBI - L Castillo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Batista 2, J Castro 1, J Mauer 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - L Castillo (1, 3rd base by J Verlander/I Rodriguez).
 
 Fielding
E - J Castro (2, ground ball).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 6 2 3 3 0 2 1 .281
P. Polanco 2b 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .301
I. Rodriguez c 6 3 4 1 0 1 0 .330
M. Ordonez dh 4 3 3 2 0 1 2 .318
    O. Infante ph-dh 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .259
C. Guillen ss 4 3 3 5 0 0 0 .314
    R. Santiago ss 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 .214
C. Shelton 1b 5 1 1 0 1 1 4 .337
C. Monroe lf 5 2 3 1 0 1 4 .247
A. Gomez rf 4 2 2 1 1 0 2 .240
B. Inge 3b 5 0 2 2 0 1 4 .233
 Totals 48 18 23 15 2 10 24  
 Batting
2B - C Shelton (6, C Silva); C Granderson 2 (5, J Nathan, F Liriano); C Guillen (8, F Liriano); C Monroe (5, F Liriano); B Inge (6, J Crain).
HR - C Guillen 2 (5, 1st inning off C Silva 2 on, 2 Out, 3rd inning off C Silva 1 on, 1 Out), C Granderson (4, 2nd inning off C Silva 1 on, 2 Out), M Ordonez (5, 4th inning off F Liriano 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Guillen 5 (17), C Granderson 3 (9), A Gomez (1), M Ordonez 2 (14), C Monroe (15), B Inge 2 (12), I Rodriguez (10).
2-out RBI - C Guillen 3, C Granderson 3, A Gomez, C Monroe, B Inge 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gomez 1, P Polanco 2, B Inge 2, C Shelton 1, C Granderson 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - C Monroe (1, 2nd base off C Silva/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (I Rodriguez-B Inge).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva (L, 1-4) 2.2 9 9 9 0 3 3 10.31
F. Liriano 3.0 8 5 5 0 5 1 3.77
J. Crain 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 7.50
J. Rincon 1.0 2 2 0 2 1 0 2.92
J. Nathan 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.29
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 3-2) 7.0 6 1 1 2 4 0 3.52
B. Seay 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.57
J. Grilli 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.59
WP - F Liriano 3.
HBP - P Polanco (by J Nathan).
Pitches-strikes - C Silva 51-34; F Liriano 64-46; J Crain 8-5; J Rincon 34-19; J Nathan 22-14; J Verlander 103-66; B Seay 11-9; J Grilli 16-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Silva 4-1; F Liriano 2-2; J Crain 0-1; J Rincon 1-1; J Nathan 0-2; J Verlander 5-11; B Seay 2-0; J Grilli 3-0.
Batters faced - C Silva 17; F Liriano 17; J Crain 3; J Rincon 8; J Nathan 6; J Verlander 28; B Seay 3; J Grilli 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Kerwin Danley. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Jim Reynolds.
Time: 2:56.
Attendance: 24,258.
Weather: 56 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, in from left.

Updated on Sunday, Apr 30, 2006 3:16 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
L. Castillo L. Castillo
2-2
1 RBI
 Detroit
C. Guillen C. Guillen
3-4, 2 HR
5 RBI