Detroit 6, St. Louis 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(16-25)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 7 0
Detroit 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 X 6 9 1
WP: J. Verlander (5-1) S: B. Seay (1)
LP: B. Thompson (2-1)
(27-16)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
- N. Perez grounded out to shortstop, C. Granderson scored
Top 3rd: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Y. Molina scored, S. Taguchi out at second
Top 5th: St. Louis
- C. Duncan homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Detroit
- B. Inge homered to deep left, M. Rabelo scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- S. Casey doubled to deep center, C. Monroe and M. Ordonez scored
- M. Rabelo singled to center, S. Casey scored
Top 9th: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds singled to right, A. Pujols scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Kennedy 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .239
S. Spiezio dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .276
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .273
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .225
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .209
C. Duncan lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .290
Y. Molina c 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .294
S. Taguchi rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .227
D. Eckstein ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .256
    A. Miles ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
 Totals 32 3 7 2 1 4 8  
 Batting
2B - Y Molina (5, J Verlander); A Pujols (7, F Rodney).
HR - C Duncan (7, 5th inning off J Verlander 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Duncan (15), J Edmonds (10).
GIDP - C Duncan, D Eckstein.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - A Pujols (3, 2nd base by J Verlander/M Rabelo).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Pujols-A Miles-A Pujols).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .284
N. Perez 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .214
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .240
M. Ordonez dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .344
C. Guillen ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .327
C. Monroe lf 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 .229
S. Casey 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .252
M. Rabelo c 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .250
B. Inge 3b 3 1 1 2 0 1 1 .227
 Totals 32 6 9 6 3 2 11  
 Batting
2B - S Casey (9, T Johnson); N Perez (2, R Franklin); C Guillen (13, J Isringhausen).
3B - C Granderson (6, B Thompson).
HR - B Inge (8, 5th inning off B Thompson 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - N Perez (5), B Inge 2 (17), S Casey 2 (10), M Rabelo (3).
2-out RBI - S Casey 2, M Rabelo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ordonez 1.
GIDP - M Rabelo.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - C Guillen (10, ground ball).
DP - 3 (C Guillen-S Casey, N Perez-C Guillen-S Casey, M Rabelo-C Guillen).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Thompson (L, 2-1) 5.2 5 5 5 2 1 1 4.67
T. Johnson 0.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.15
R. Franklin 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.95
J. Isringhausen 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.69
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 5-1) 8.0 5 2 2 1 3 1 2.68
F. Rodney 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.71
B. Seay (S, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.40
WP - J Verlander.
Pitches-strikes - B Thompson 86-52; T Johnson 12-8; R Franklin 14-9; J Isringhausen 11-6; J Verlander 109-74; F Rodney 11-8; B Seay 5-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Thompson 9-7; T Johnson 0-0; R Franklin 0-3; J Isringhausen 2-1; J Verlander 10-10; F Rodney 1-1; B Seay 0-0.
Batters faced - B Thompson 24; T Johnson 3; R Franklin 4; J Isringhausen 4; J Verlander 28; F Rodney 4; B Seay 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Troy Fullwood. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 2:29.
Attendance: 39,562.
Weather: 62 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
ST. LOUIS CATCHER YADIER MOLINA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE THIRD INNING.

Updated on Sunday, May 20, 2007 3:37 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
C. Duncan C. Duncan
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
B. Inge B. Inge
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI