Detroit 8, Texas 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-64)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 0 8 10 1
Texas 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 4 0 7 12 1
WP: K. Rogers (9-10) S: F. Rodney (5)
LP: F. Francisco (2-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Texas
- G. Laird doubled to left, M. Bradley scored
Bot 5th: Texas
- M. Young doubled to center, R. Vazquez scored
- M. Byrd singled to left, M. Young scored, M. Bradley to second
Top 7th: Detroit
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left, C. Guillen scored
- B. Inge singled to left, M. Joyce scored, B. Inge to second advancing on throw
- C. Granderson tripled to deep right center, B. Inge scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- E. Renteria safe at first on third baseman T. Metcalf's fielding error, G. Sheffield scored, M. Joyce to second
- C. Granderson tripled to deep left, E. Renteria, B. Inge and M. Joyce scored
Bot 8th: Texas
- F. Catalanotto doubled to deep center, M. Byrd and G. Laird scored, C. Davis to third
- J. Arias doubled to right, C. Davis scored, F. Catalanotto to third
- M. Young grounded out to third, F. Catalanotto scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 0 2 4 1 1 1 .302
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 0 0 1 2 4 .310
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 0 0 1 3 2 .314
M. Cabrera 1b 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .295
C. Guillen 3b 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 .284
G. Sheffield dh 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 .230
M. Joyce lf 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .271
E. Renteria ss 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 .268
B. Inge c 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 .219
 Totals 35 8 10 7 6 8 14  
 Batting
2B - M Joyce (13, S Feldman).
3B - C Granderson 2 (9, F Francisco, J Wright).
HR - G Sheffield (13, 7th inning off S Feldman 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - G Sheffield 2 (41), B Inge (39), C Granderson 4 (48).
2-out RBI - C Granderson 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ordonez 1, P Polanco 1.
GIDP - P Polanco.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - M Ordonez (5, 2nd base by J Benoit/G Laird), P Polanco (1, 2nd base by S Feldman/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - E Renteria (12, line drive).
Outfield assists - M Ordonez (G Laird at Home).
DP - 1 (P Polanco-E Renteria-M Cabrera).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Boggs lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .236
    J. Arias ph-2b 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
M. Young ss 5 1 1 2 0 0 3 .288
J. Hamilton cf 5 0 0 0 0 2 1 .300
M. Bradley dh 4 1 1 0 1 1 0 .316
M. Byrd rf 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .293
G. Laird c 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 .286
C. Davis 1b 4 1 3 0 1 0 1 .270
T. Metcalf 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .158
    F. Catalanotto ph-lf 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .280
R. Vazquez 2b-3b 3 1 1 0 1 2 3 .309
 Totals 38 7 12 7 4 11 16  
 Batting
2B - C Davis (11, K Rogers); M Bradley (27, K Rogers); G Laird (16, K Rogers); M Young (29, K Rogers); F Catalanotto (22, K Farnsworth); J Arias (1, K Farnsworth).
RBI - G Laird (33), M Young 2 (68), M Byrd (35), F Catalanotto 2 (21), J Arias (1).
2-out RBI - G Laird, M Byrd.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hamilton 1, G Laird 1, T Metcalf 1, C Davis 1.
GIDP - M Young.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - T Metcalf (1, ground ball).
DP - 3 (G Laird-R Vazquez, M Young-R Vazquez-C Davis, G Laird-J Arias).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers (W, 9-10) 6.0 8 3 3 4 7 0 4.94
G. Glover (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.66
K. Farnsworth 0.2 4 4 2 0 1 0 4.18
F. Rodney (S, 5) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.28
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Feldman 6.0 5 3 3 4 4 1 5.15
F. Francisco (L, 2-5; BS, 6) 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 3.91
J. Wright 1.0 3 4 0 0 1 0 4.39
J. Benoit 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 5.36
WP - F Rodney.
IBB - M Bradley (by K Rogers).
HBP - B Inge (by J Wright); M Byrd (by F Rodney).
Pitches-strikes - K Rogers 106-59; G Glover 14-10; K Farnsworth 30-23; F Rodney 15-10; S Feldman 94-56; F Francisco 25-17; J Wright 25-14; J Benoit 22-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Rogers 5-5; G Glover 0-2; K Farnsworth 1-0; F Rodney 1-1; S Feldman 5-8; F Francisco 1-0; J Wright 1-1; J Benoit 0-1.
Batters faced - K Rogers 28; G Glover 3; K Farnsworth 7; F Rodney 5; S Feldman 25; F Francisco 5; J Wright 8; J Benoit 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Randy Marsh. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 3:25.
Attendance: 17,786.
Weather: 73 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 7 mph, in from left.

Updated on Monday, Aug 18, 2008 11:41 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Granderson Curtis Granderson
2-4
4 RBI
 Texas
C. Davis Chris Davis
3-4