Detroit 4, Cleveland 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 4 11 1
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 0
WP: J. Verlander (13-4) S: T. Jones (27)
LP: C.C. Sabathia (7-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 6th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep left, M. Thames and C. Monroe scored
- B. Inge grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, M. Ordonez scored, C. Guillen out at second
Top 7th: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to center, C. Shelton scored
Bot 7th: Cleveland
- J. Inglett homered to deep right
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
P. Polanco 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 .290
M. Thames rf 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 .275
C. Monroe lf 4 1 3 0 0 1 1 .260
M. Ordonez dh 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .300
C. Guillen ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .304
B. Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .246
O. Infante cf 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .263
    C. Granderson cf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .284
C. Shelton 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .275
V. Wilson c 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .300
 Totals 33 4 11 3 3 4 12  
 Batting
2B - C Monroe 2 (22, C Sabathia 2); M Ordonez (18, C Sabathia).
S - V Wilson.
RBI - M Ordonez 2 (70), P Polanco (38).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 1, M Ordonez 1.
GIDP - O Infante, P Polanco 2, B Inge.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - C Monroe (3, fly ball).
DP - 1 (J Verlander-C Guillen-C Shelton).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .307
J. Michaels lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .270
T. Hafner dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .304
V. Martinez c 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .311
B. Broussard 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .321
C. Blake rf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .303
J. Inglett 2b 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .326
J. Peralta ss 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .258
R. Vazquez 3b 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .206
 Totals 32 1 5 1 3 10 17  
 Batting
2B - G Sizemore (32, J Verlander).
HR - J Inglett (1, 7th inning off J Verlander 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Inglett (6).
2-out RBI - J Inglett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 2, G Sizemore 1.
GIDP - R Vazquez.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 4 (J Peralta-J Inglett-B Broussard 3, J Inglett-J Peralta-B Broussard).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 13-4) 6.2 5 1 1 0 8 1 2.69
J. Zumaya (H, 22) 1.1 0 0 0 3 1 0 2.31
T. Jones (S, 27) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.99
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (L, 7-7) 7.0 9 4 4 3 3 0 3.82
R. Betancourt 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.13
WP - C Sabathia.
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 97-62; J Zumaya 33-15; T Jones 13-9; C Sabathia 110-77; R Betancourt 41-32.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 7-5; J Zumaya 0-3; T Jones 2-0; C Sabathia 13-5; R Betancourt 3-2.
Batters faced - J Verlander 25; J Zumaya 7; T Jones 3; C Sabathia 30; R Betancourt 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--Brian Runge. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 31,220.
Weather: 82 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 10 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
CLEVELAND CENTER FIELDER GRADY SIZEMORE DOUBLED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 26, 2006 3:09 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
3-4
0 RBI
 Cleveland
J. Inglett J. Inglett
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI