Detroit 8, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(23-12)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 8 10 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 10 1
WP: C. Durbin (3-1) S: A. Lopez (1)
LP: S. Ponson (2-5)
(17-19)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson walked
- C. Granderson stole second
- P. Polanco singled to right, C. Granderson to third
- G. Sheffield singled to right center, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to third
- M. Ordonez singled to right, P. Polanco scored, G. Sheffield to second
- C. Guillen grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, G. Sheffield to third, M. Ordonez out at second
- S. Casey flied out to left

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo walked
- L. Ford grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, L. Castillo out at second
- T. Hunter grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Minnesota 0

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- C. Monroe grounded out to shortstop
- B. Inge flied out to left center
- M. Rabelo grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to pitcher
- J. Morneau walked
- M. Redmond singled to right, J. Morneau to second
- J. Kubel walked, J. Morneau to third, M. Redmond to second
- N. Punto grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Kubel out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Minnesota 0

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- C. Granderson grounded out to second
- P. Polanco lined out to shortstop
- G. Sheffield safe at first on shortstop J. Bartlett's throwing error, G. Sheffield to second
- M. Ordonez singled to center, G. Sheffield scored
- C. Guillen flied out to left

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Detroit 3, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett lined out to shortstop
- L. Castillo grounded out to pitcher
- L. Ford singled to shortstop
- T. Hunter grounded into fielder's choice, L. Ford out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Minnesota 0

  Top 4th: Detroit
- S. Casey struck out looking
- C. Monroe singled to left
- B. Inge walked, C. Monroe to second
- M. Rabelo doubled to deep center, C. Monroe scored, B. Inge to third
- C. Granderson reached on fielder's choice, B. Inge scored, M. Rabelo to third
- P. Polanco grounded into fielder's choice, M. Rabelo scored, C. Granderson out at second
- G. Sheffield grounded out to third

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer popped out to shortstop
- J. Morneau grounded out to second
- M. Redmond flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 6, Minnesota 0

  Top 5th: Detroit
- G. Perkins relieved S. Ponson
- M. Ordonez grounded out to shortstop
- C. Guillen doubled to deep left
- S. Casey lined out to shortstop
- C. Monroe homered to deep left, C. Guillen scored
- B. Inge hit by pitch
- M. Rabelo flied out to center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel flied out to center
- N. Punto struck out swinging
- J. Bartlett singled to left
- L. Castillo singled to center, J. Bartlett to second
- L. Ford flied out to left

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 0

  Top 6th: Detroit
- C. Granderson struck out swinging
- P. Polanco grounded out to third
- G. Sheffield flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter singled to left
- M. Cuddyer popped out to first
- J. Morneau grounded out to first, T. Hunter to second
- M. Redmond doubled to deep left, T. Hunter scored
- J. Kubel doubled to right center, M. Redmond scored
- N. Punto grounded out to pitcher

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 2

  Top 7th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez walked
- C. Guillen flied out to right
- S. Casey grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ordonez out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- A. Lopez relieved C. Durbin
- J. Bartlett flied out to right
- L. Castillo grounded out to second
- L. Ford singled to pitcher
- T. Hunter grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 2

  Top 8th: Detroit
- C. Monroe singled to shortstop
- B. Inge lined out to third
- L. Rodriguez at first
- M. Rabelo grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, C. Monroe out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer flied out to left
- L. Rodriguez singled to center
- M. Redmond singled to center, L. Rodriguez to third
- J. Kubel grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Redmond out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 2

  Top 9th: Detroit
- J. Crain relieved G. Perkins
- C. Granderson struck out swinging
- P. Polanco grounded out to first
- G. Sheffield singled to right
- M. Ordonez walked, G. Sheffield to second
- C. Guillen flied out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 9th: Minnesota
- C. Heintz hit for N. Punto
- C. Heintz struck out swinging
- J. Bartlett flied out to right
- L. Castillo grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 8, Minnesota 2
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
M. Redmond M. Redmond
3-4
1 RBI