Detroit 12, 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 6 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 12 13 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 1
WP: K. Rogers (10-3)
LP: M. Prior (0-1)
(26-42)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
- C. Guillen homered to deep left, V. Wilson and P. Polanco scored
- C. Shelton homered to deep center, M. Thames scored
Top 4th: Detroit
- V. Wilson homered to deep right, C. Granderson scored
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left center
Top 5th: Detroit
- M. Thames homered to deep left
- C. Shelton homered to deep right
Top 8th: Detroit
- C. Shelton homered to deep left
- B. Inge homered to deep left center
Bot 9th: Chi Cubs
- P. Nevin homered to deep center
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 2 2 1 0 2 1 .287
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .290
V. Wilson c 3 2 1 2 0 0 2 .295
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .304
    A. Gomez rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .246
C. Guillen ss 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .292
    R. Santiago ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .175
M. Thames lf 4 2 1 1 1 0 1 .307
C. Shelton 1b 5 2 3 3 0 1 1 .285
B. Inge 3b 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 .228
K. Rogers p 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .250
    J. Grilli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 39 12 13 12 2 6 10  
 Batting
2B - K Rogers (1, R Novoa).
HR - C Granderson (10, 1st inning off M Prior 0 on, 0 Out), C Guillen (9, 1st inning off M Prior 2 on, 1 Out), C Shelton 2 (14, 1st inning off M Prior 1 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off R Novoa 0 on, 0 Out), V Wilson (2, 4th inning off M Prior 1 on, 2 Out), M Thames (14, 5th inning off R Novoa 0 on, 1 Out), B Inge 2 (15, 5th inning off R Novoa 0 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off R Novoa 0 on, 0 Out).
S - V Wilson.
RBI - C Granderson (34), C Guillen 3 (44), C Shelton 3 (34), V Wilson 2 (10), M Thames (24), B Inge 2 (41).
2-out RBI - V Wilson 2, B Inge.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (C Guillen-P Polanco-C Shelton 2).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
T. Womack 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .258
A. Ramirez 3b 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .256
P. Nevin 1b-c 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .317
M. Murton lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258
R. Cedeno ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
J. Jones rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    J. Mabry 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
H. Blanco c 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .203
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Prior p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Novoa p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
    F. Bynum rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .227
 Totals 30 3 5 3 1 2 4  
 Batting
HR - H Blanco (2, 3rd inning off K Rogers 0 on, 1 Out), A Ramirez (12, 4th inning off K Rogers 0 on, 0 Out), P Nevin (4, 9th inning off J Grilli 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - H Blanco (9), A Ramirez (38), P Nevin (8).
2-out RBI - P Nevin.
GIDP - M Murton, R Novoa.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
E - M Prior (1, throw).
DP - 1 (R Cedeno-T Womack).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers (W, 10-3) 8.0 4 2 2 1 2 2 3.17
J. Grilli 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.43
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Prior (L, 0-1) 3.2 7 8 7 1 2 4 17.18
R. Novoa 3.1 5 4 4 0 2 4 5.08
W. Ohman 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.70
R. Dempster 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.45
HBP - V Wilson (by M Prior); J Pierre (by K Rogers).
Pitches-strikes - K Rogers 101-63; J Grilli 11-7; M Prior 88-53; R Novoa 54-41; W Ohman 13-9; R Dempster 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Rogers 18-4; J Grilli 3-0; M Prior 7-3; R Novoa 4-4; W Ohman 0-1; R Dempster 0-2.
Batters faced - K Rogers 28; J Grilli 4; M Prior 21; R Novoa 15; W Ohman 3; R Dempster 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 39,938.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY DETROIT'S CURTIS GRANDERSON LED OFF THE GAME.
DETROIT LEFT FIELDER MARCUS THAMES EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE FIFTH INNING.
THE HOME RUNS BY DETROIT'S CHRIS SHELTON AND BRANDON INGE IN THE EIGHTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Monday, Jun 19, 2006 4:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Shelton C. Shelton
3-5, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
H. Blanco H. Blanco
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI