Detroit 9, Cleveland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 9 14 1
Cleveland 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
WP: J. Bonderman (5-0)
LP: J. Sowers (1-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- O. Infante doubled to deep center
- P. Polanco grounded out to first, O. Infante to third
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left, O. Infante scored
- M. Ordonez walked
- M. Thames grounded into double play third to second to first, M. Ordonez out at second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 1st: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore struck out swinging
- J. Peralta doubled to deep right
- T. Hafner struck out swinging
- V. Martinez homered to deep center, J. Peralta scored
- T. Nixon walked
- R. Garko popped out to shallow left

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Cleveland 2

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez singled to right
- C. Monroe doubled to left, I. Rodriguez to third
- N. Perez grounded out to shortstop, I. Rodriguez scored, C. Monroe to third
- C. Granderson grounded into fielder's choice, C. Monroe out at home, C. Granderson to second
- O. Infante grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 2nd: Cleveland
- D. Dellucci grounded out to shortstop
- J. Barfield flied out to deep center
- M. Rouse struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- P. Polanco grounded out to second
- G. Sheffield popped out to second
- M. Ordonez flied out to right

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore grounded out to first
- J. Peralta popped out to shallow center
- T. Hafner walked
- V. Martinez safe at first on shortstop N. Perez's fielding error, T. Hafner to second
- T. Nixon struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Detroit 3, Cleveland 2

  Top 4th: Detroit
- M. Thames grounded out to shortstop
- I. Rodriguez singled to center
- I. Rodriguez to second on wild pitch
- C. Monroe doubled to deep left, I. Rodriguez scored
- N. Perez flied out to center, C. Monroe to third
- C. Granderson singled to right, C. Monroe scored
- O. Infante grounded into fielder's choice, C. Granderson out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 5, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 4th: Cleveland
- R. Garko grounded out to third
- D. Dellucci grounded out to second
- J. Barfield flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 5, Cleveland 2

  Top 5th: Detroit
- T. Mastny relieved J. Sowers
- P. Polanco doubled to deep right
- G. Sheffield walked
- M. Ordonez walked, P. Polanco to third, G. Sheffield to second
- M. Thames singled to left, G. Sheffield and P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez to second
- I. Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice, M. Ordonez to third, M. Thames out at second
- C. Monroe struck out swinging
- N. Perez struck out looking

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 5th: Cleveland
- S. Casey at first
- M. Rouse grounded out to second
- G. Sizemore flied out to deep center
- J. Peralta struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Top 6th: Detroit
- F. Cabrera relieved T. Mastny
- C. Granderson fouled out to first
- O. Infante struck out swinging
- P. Polanco walked
- G. Sheffield grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 6th: Cleveland
- T. Hafner struck out swinging
- V. Martinez flied out to deep right center
- T. Nixon grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Top 7th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez grounded out to first
- S. Casey grounded out to second
- I. Rodriguez flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 7th: Cleveland
- R. Garko grounded out to pitcher
- D. Dellucci singled to right
- J. Barfield singled to left, D. Dellucci to second
- M. Rouse grounded out to shortstop, D. Dellucci to third, J. Barfield to second
- W. Ledezma relieved J. Bonderman
- G. Sizemore walked
- J. Peralta flied out to center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Top 8th: Detroit
- R. Betancourt relieved F. Cabrera
- C. Monroe struck out swinging
- N. Perez fouled out to third
- C. Granderson singled to right
- O. Infante grounded into fielder's choice, C. Granderson out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 8th: Cleveland
- T. Hafner flied out to deep center
- V. Martinez singled to left center
- T. Nixon singled to center, V. Martinez to second
- R. Garko struck out looking
- J. Michaels hit for D. Dellucci
- J. Grilli relieved W. Ledezma
- J. Michaels flied out to center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 7, Cleveland 2

  Top 9th: Detroit
- J. Michaels in left field
- J. Borowski relieved R. Betancourt
- P. Polanco singled to center
- G. Sheffield singled to shortstop, P. Polanco to second
- M. Ordonez singled to left, P. Polanco to third, G. Sheffield to second
- S. Casey singled to center, G. Sheffield and P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez to second
- I. Rodriguez flied out to left
- C. Monroe flied out to center
- N. Perez grounded out to second

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 9, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 9th: Cleveland
- J. Barfield grounded out to third
- M. Rouse struck out swinging
- F. Gutierrez hit for G. Sizemore
- F. Gutierrez singled to left
- J. Peralta grounded into fielder's choice, F. Gutierrez out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 9, Cleveland 2
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
V. Martinez V. Martinez
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI