Detroit 11, Seattle 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(54-36)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 1 4 0 3 1 2 0 11 12 2
Seattle 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 7 10 1
WP: J. Verlander (11-3)
LP: J. Weaver (2-7)
(51-38)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Seattle
- I. Suzuki scored on wild pitch
Bot 2nd: Seattle
- I. Suzuki grounded out to second, J. Burke scored, W. Bloomquist to third
Top 3rd: Detroit
- M. Thames singled to left, C. Granderson scored
Top 4th: Detroit
- C. Granderson doubled to deep right, S. Casey scored, M. Rabelo to third
- M. Thames homered to deep left, M. Rabelo and C. Granderson scored
Bot 5th: Seattle
- W. Bloomquist scored, I. Suzuki to second on wild pitch
Top 6th: Detroit
- O. Infante scored, C. Granderson to third, G. Sheffield to second on wild pitch
- M. Ordonez hit sacrifice fly to deep right, C. Granderson scored, G. Sheffield to third
Top 7th: Detroit
- O. Infante homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Seattle
- R. Ibanez doubled to deep center, J. Vidro scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez homered to deep center, G. Sheffield scored
Bot 9th: Seattle
- R. Ibanez hit sacrifice fly to left, W. Bloomquist scored
- J. Guillen homered to deep left, J. Vidro scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 3 3 1 1 2 1 .293
M. Thames lf 5 1 2 4 0 2 3 .257
G. Sheffield dh 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 .311
M. Ordonez rf 3 1 1 3 1 0 1 .358
    R. Raburn rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
C. Guillen ss 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .316
S. Casey 1b 4 1 2 0 1 1 2 .300
M. Rabelo c 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 .228
    I. Rodriguez c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .296
B. Inge 3b 4 0 0 0 1 2 3 .246
O. Infante 2b 5 2 2 1 0 1 3 .270
 Totals 37 11 12 9 7 10 18  
 Batting
2B - S Casey (22, J Weaver); C Granderson (26, J Weaver); G Sheffield (15, J Weaver).
HR - M Thames (11, 4th inning off J Weaver 2 on, 2 Out), O Infante (1, 7th inning off R Rowland-Smith 0 on, 2 Out), M Ordonez (14, 8th inning off J Woods 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - M Ordonez.
RBI - M Thames 4 (32), C Granderson (45), M Ordonez 3 (75), O Infante (12).
2-out RBI - M Thames 4, C Granderson, O Infante.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ordonez 1, S Casey 1, C Guillen 2, M Rabelo 1.
GIDP - M Thames.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Granderson (10, 2nd base off J Weaver/J Burke), G Sheffield 2 (16, 2nd base off J Weaver/J Burke, Home off E O'Flaherty/J Burke), S Casey (2, 2nd base off J Weaver/J Burke), O Infante (4, 2nd base off J Weaver/J Burke).
 
 Fielding
E - C Guillen (18, throw); O Infante (3, ground ball).
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki cf 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .350
    Y. Betancourt pr-ss 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .270
J. Vidro dh 5 2 2 0 0 1 4 .292
R. Ibanez lf 3 0 1 2 1 0 2 .268
J. Guillen rf 5 1 1 2 0 2 5 .285
B. Broussard 1b 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .284
A. Beltre 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .281
J. Lopez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .276
J. Burke c 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .344
W. Bloomquist ss-cf 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .280
 Totals 38 7 10 5 2 6 19  
 Batting
2B - W Bloomquist (3, J Verlander); J Vidro (12, J Verlander); R Ibanez (21, J Verlander).
HR - J Guillen (12, 9th inning off Z Miner 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Ibanez.
RBI - I Suzuki (40), R Ibanez 2 (55), J Guillen 2 (55).
2-out RBI - R Ibanez, J Guillen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Guillen 1, J Vidro 1, A Beltre 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - B Broussard (1, throw).
DP - 1 (A Beltre-J Lopez-B Broussard).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 11-3) 7.0 8 4 4 1 6 0 3.26
M. McBride 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.84
Z. Miner 1.0 1 3 0 1 0 1 1.53
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Weaver (L, 2-7) 5.0 10 7 7 3 4 1 6.82
B. Morrow 0.2 0 1 1 2 1 0 3.89
E. O'Flaherty 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.03
R. Rowland-Smith 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 4.76
J. Woods 2.0 1 2 2 2 3 1 5.91
WP - J Verlander 2, J Weaver, B Morrow 2.
IBB - G Sheffield (by B Morrow).
HBP - M Rabelo (by J Weaver); I Suzuki (by J Verlander).
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 108-73; M McBride 11-9; Z Miner 26-15; J Weaver 112-71; B Morrow 21-8; E O'Flaherty 4-4; R Rowland-Smith 15-12; J Woods 33-19.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 8-7; M McBride 1-2; Z Miner 2-1; J Weaver 4-7; B Morrow 0-1; E O'Flaherty 0-0; R Rowland-Smith 1-1; J Woods 2-1.
Batters faced - J Verlander 31; M McBride 4; Z Miner 7; J Weaver 28; B Morrow 4; E O'Flaherty 1; R Rowland-Smith 4; J Woods 9.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Knight. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Brian Runge. 3B--Bruce Froemming.
Time: 3:14.
Attendance: 39,073.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
SEATTLE CENTER FIELDER ICHIRO SUZUKI LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH A BRUISED RIGHT KNEE AFTER BEING HIT BY A PITCH.
SEATTLE CENTER FIELDER ICHIRO SUZUKI LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING DUE TO A RIGHT THIGH CONTUSION AFTER BEING HIT BY A PITCH.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 15, 2007 7:31 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Thames M. Thames
2-5, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Seattle
J. Guillen J. Guillen
1-5, 1 HR
2 RBI