Detroit 7, Philadelphia 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(39-29)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 7 12 1
Philadelphia 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 12 0
WP: J. Verlander (8-2) S: T. Jones (17)
LP: G. Geary (1-2)
(36-33)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- M. Ordonez singled to center, M. Ordonez out at second, C. Granderson scored
Bot 2nd: Philadelphia
- A. Nunez singled to center, A. Rowand scored, G. Dobbs to second
Bot 3rd: Philadelphia
- A. Rowand doubled to deep right center, C. Utley scored
Bot 6th: Philadelphia
- A. Eaton singled to left, G. Dobbs scored, C. Ruiz to second
Top 7th: Detroit
- G. Sheffield singled to left, B. Inge scored, C. Guillen to second
- C. Monroe singled to shallow left, G. Sheffield and C. Guillen scored, P. Polanco to third
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep right, C. Monroe and P. Polanco scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- C. Guillen singled to center, I. Rodriguez scored, B. Inge to second
Bot 8th: Philadelphia
- J. Rollins safe at first on shortstop C. Guillen's fielding error, A. Nunez scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .295
    O. Infante ph-cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .326
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 .338
C. Monroe lf 5 1 1 2 0 0 2 .238
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 2 3 2 0 0 .371
S. Casey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .286
    F. Rodney p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Maroth ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    T. Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
I. Rodriguez c 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .297
B. Inge 3b 3 1 2 0 1 1 1 .254
N. Perez ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .172
    C. Guillen ph-ss 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 .309
J. Verlander p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    G. Sheffield ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .287
    B. Seay p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Thames 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .223
 Totals 38 7 12 7 4 4 15  
 Batting
2B - B Inge (9, A Eaton); M Ordonez (33, Y Hernandez).
RBI - M Ordonez 3 (64), G Sheffield (47), C Monroe 2 (39), C Guillen (43).
2-out RBI - M Ordonez 3, C Monroe 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 1, I Rodriguez 1, S Casey 1, P Polanco 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Granderson (8, 2nd base off A Eaton/C Ruiz).
 
 Fielding
E - C Guillen (12, ground ball).
 Philadelphia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Rollins ss 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .278
S. Victorino rf 4 0 1 0 1 2 0 .278
C. Utley 2b 5 1 3 0 0 0 2 .320
R. Howard 1b 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .232
A. Rowand cf 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 .325
    J. Werth lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
G. Dobbs lf 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .285
    W. Helms ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .248
    M. Bourn cf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .263
A. Nunez 3b 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .270
C. Ruiz c 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .272
    R. Barajas c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205
A. Eaton p 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 .182
    G. Geary p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Zagurski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    Y. Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Burrell ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .211
    B. Sanches p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 39 4 12 4 3 9 20  
 Batting
2B - C Utley (30, J Verlander); A Rowand (16, J Verlander).
3B - G Dobbs (2, J Verlander).
RBI - A Nunez (13), A Rowand (38), A Eaton (3), J Rollins (43).
2-out RBI - A Rowand, A Eaton, J Rollins.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Utley 1, W Helms 1, J Rollins 3, G Dobbs 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - J Rollins (13, 2nd base off F Rodney/I Rodriguez).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Rowand (M Ordonez at 2nd base).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 8-2) 6.0 7 3 3 2 6 0 2.90
B. Seay (H, 5) 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.50
F. Rodney (H, 5) 1.1 2 1 1 1 2 0 5.74
T. Jones (S, 17) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.06
 Philadelphia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Eaton 6.1 6 3 3 2 2 0 5.33
G. Geary (L, 1-2) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.35
M. Zagurski (H, 3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.15
Y. Hernandez (BS, 1) 0.1 5 3 3 1 0 0 4.61
J. Mesa 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.15
B. Sanches 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
WP - B Sanches.
IBB - C Ruiz (by J Verlander), P Polanco (by Y Hernandez).
HBP - G Dobbs (by J Verlander).
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 98-58; B Seay 10-9; F Rodney 39-24; T Jones 14-8; A Eaton 101-66; G Geary 3-1; M Zagurski 5-3; Y Hernandez 29-15; J Mesa 14-8; B Sanches 18-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 3-9; B Seay 0-1; F Rodney 2-0; T Jones 0-3; A Eaton 11-5; G Geary 0-0; M Zagurski 1-0; Y Hernandez 0-1; J Mesa 1-0; B Sanches 3-0.
Batters faced - J Verlander 28; B Seay 4; F Rodney 7; T Jones 4; A Eaton 26; G Geary 1; M Zagurski 1; Y Hernandez 7; J Mesa 3; B Sanches 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Rob Drake. 3B--Wally Bell.
Ejections: PHILADELPHIA's Ruiz by Welke (8th), PHILADELPHIA's Manuel by Welke (8th), PHILADELPHIA's Smith by Diaz (8th).
Time: 3:33.
Attendance: 45,537.
Weather: 85 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 14 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
PHILADELPHIA RIGHT FIELDER SHANE VICTORINO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING.
PHILADELPHIA CENTER FIELDER AARON ROWAND LEFT THE GAME IN THE SEVENTH INNING WITH CRAMPS IN HIS LEFT LEG.
PHILADELPHIA'S MANAGER CHARLIE MANUEL, CATCHER CARLOS RUIZ AND THIRD BASE COACH STEVE SMITH WERE EJECTED IN THE EIGHTH INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE BILL WELKE FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Monday, Jun 18, 2007 4:37 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Ordonez M. Ordonez
2-3
3 RBI
 Philadelphia
C. Utley C. Utley
3-5