Detroit 4, Texas 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(69-75)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0
Detroit 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 4 8 0
WP: J. Jurrjens (2-1) S: T. Jones (34)
LP: B. McCarthy (5-9)
(79-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Texas
- M. Byrd hit sacrifice fly to right, F. Catalanotto scored
Bot 1st: Detroit
- G. Sheffield singled to center, C. Granderson scored
- M. Ordonez singled to left, G. Sheffield scored
- I. Rodriguez doubled to deep left, M. Ordonez scored
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to third, B. Inge scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Catalanotto lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .276
I. Kinsler 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .276
M. Young ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .308
M. Byrd cf 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .310
B. Wilkerson 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .236
S. Sosa dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .253
N. Cruz rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .221
G. Laird c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .218
J. Hairston Jr. 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
    H. Blalock ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298
    R. Vazquez 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
 Totals 31 1 7 1 1 3 9  
 Batting
SF - M Byrd.
RBI - M Byrd (62).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Laird 1.
GIDP - S Sosa, M Young.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Young-I Kinsler-B Wilkerson, I Kinsler-M Young-B Wilkerson).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .302
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .344
G. Sheffield dh 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 .269
M. Ordonez rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .358
C. Guillen 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .294
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 .286
T. Perez lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .411
    B. Clevlen lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Inge 3b 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .243
R. Santiago ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
 Totals 29 4 8 4 3 4 11  
 Batting
2B - I Rodriguez (28, B McCarthy).
S - R Santiago.
RBI - G Sheffield (72), M Ordonez (129), I Rodriguez (57), P Polanco (64).
2-out RBI - I Rodriguez, P Polanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Inge 1, T Perez 1.
GIDP - M Ordonez, T Perez.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - C Granderson 2 (22, 2nd base off B McCarthy/G Laird, 3rd base off B McCarthy/G Laird), G Sheffield (21, 2nd base off B McCarthy/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Santiago-P Polanco-C Guillen, B Inge-C Guillen).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. McCarthy (L, 5-9) 0.2 3 3 3 1 0 0 5.04
J. Wright 6.0 4 1 1 2 3 0 3.63
W. Littleton 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.46
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Jurrjens (W, 2-1) 5.0 3 1 1 1 1 0 3.15
J. Grilli (H, 11) 1.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.94
F. Rodney (H, 10) 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.40
T. Jones (S, 34) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.47
WP - J Wright.
HBP - G Sheffield (by J Wright).
Pitches-strikes - B McCarthy 35-19; J Wright 72-45; W Littleton 11-8; J Jurrjens 72-42; J Grilli 26-20; F Rodney 14-10; T Jones 13-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - B McCarthy 0-2; J Wright 10-5; W Littleton 2-1; J Jurrjens 7-7; J Grilli 2-2; F Rodney 2-1; T Jones 2-1.
Batters faced - B McCarthy 6; J Wright 24; W Littleton 4; J Jurrjens 18; J Grilli 7; F Rodney 5; T Jones 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Marvin Hudson. 3B--Adam Dowdy.
Time: 2:33. (Plus rain delay totaling 10 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 33,840.
Weather: 64 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
TEXAS SHORTSTOP MICHAEL YOUNG SINGLED IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.
CORRECTION: TEXAS SHORTSTOP MICHAEL YOUNG SINGELD IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 11, 2007 9:56 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
F. Catalanotto F. Catalanotto
2-4
 Detroit
I. Rodriguez I. Rodriguez
3-4
1 RBI