Detroit 5, Chi Cubs 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 10 1
Chi Cubs 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 6 0
WP: N. Robertson (7-3) S: T. Jones (18)
LP: G. Rusch (2-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to third
- M. Ordonez singled to center, P. Polanco scored
Top 2nd: Detroit
- M. Thames homered to deep right
- C. Granderson tripled to deep right center, C. Shelton scored
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco singled to left, J. Jones scored
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco homered to deep left
Top 5th: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to right, C. Granderson scored
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep center
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 3 2 2 1 2 0 0 .287
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 2 1 1 1 3 .284
I. Rodriguez c 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 .306
    V. Wilson ph-c 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .298
M. Ordonez rf 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .303
C. Guillen ss 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .284
M. Thames lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .308
    J. Walker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Zumaya p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Shelton 1b 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .278
B. Inge 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .222
N. Robertson p 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
    A. Gomez lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
 Totals 35 5 10 5 4 11 15  
 Batting
2B - C Granderson (15, G Rusch); P Polanco (9, G Rusch); C Shelton (12, G Rusch); B Inge (9, A Guzman).
3B - C Granderson (3, G Rusch).
HR - M Thames (13, 2nd inning off G Rusch 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - I Rodriguez.
RBI - I Rodriguez (32), M Ordonez (44), M Thames (23), C Granderson (33), P Polanco (25).
2-out RBI - C Granderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 2, M Ordonez 1, P Polanco 2, N Robertson 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - M Ordonez (2, 2nd base by G Rusch/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
E - N Robertson (1, throw).
DP - 1 (C Guillen-P Polanco-C Shelton).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .243
T. Walker 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .294
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .248
P. Nevin 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .312
M. Murton lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .263
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
J. Jones rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .286
R. Cedeno ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291
H. Blanco c 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .173
G. Rusch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    A. Guzman p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    F. Bynum ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231
    D. Aardsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    J. Mabry lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
 Totals 31 3 6 3 2 4 11  
 Batting
2B - J Jones (11, N Robertson).
HR - H Blanco (1, 4th inning off N Robertson 0 on, 2 Out), A Ramirez (11, 8th inning off J Zumaya 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Guzman.
RBI - H Blanco 2 (8), A Ramirez (36).
2-out RBI - H Blanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Pierre 1, M Murton 1.
GIDP - J Jones.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
PB - H Blanco.
DP - 1 (H Blanco-R Cedeno).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson (W, 7-3) 7.0 5 2 2 2 2 1 3.43
J. Walker (H, 4) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.92
J. Zumaya (H, 16) 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.34
T. Jones (S, 18) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.00
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Rusch (L, 2-7) 1.2 6 4 4 0 2 1 7.80
A. Guzman 5.1 3 1 1 3 8 0 5.68
D. Aardsma 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.59
W. Ohman 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.02
R. Novoa 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.45
BALK - A Guzman.
HBP - J Pierre (by N Robertson).
Pitches-strikes - N Robertson 108-69; J Walker 8-5; J Zumaya 7-5; T Jones 15-12; G Rusch 54-34; A Guzman 96-60; D Aardsma 18-10; W Ohman 19-14; R Novoa 2-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Robertson 10-9; J Walker 0-1; J Zumaya 1-0; T Jones 2-0; G Rusch 0-2; A Guzman 1-7; D Aardsma 0-2; W Ohman 1-1; R Novoa 1-0.
Batters faced - N Robertson 28; J Walker 1; J Zumaya 3; T Jones 3; G Rusch 10; A Guzman 22; D Aardsma 3; W Ohman 4; R Novoa 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Tim Mcclelland. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
Time: 3:02.
Attendance: 40,683.
Weather: 84 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 14 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE DOUBLE BY CHICAGO'S JACQUE JONES IN THE SECOND INNING WAS THE 200TH OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 17, 2006 4:29 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Granderson C. Granderson
2-3
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
H. Blanco H. Blanco
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI