Cleveland 6, Detroit 5
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(71-81)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 5 6 0
Cleveland 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 6 7 0
WP: R. Perez (4-3)
LP: F. Dolsi (1-5)
(76-77)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- S. Choo homered to deep left
Top 4th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep left, C. Granderson scored
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore homered to deep center
Top 7th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep center, M. Ordonez scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- D. Ryan hit sacrifice fly to left, R. Santiago scored
Bot 8th: Cleveland
- S. Choo homered to deep right center, B. Francisco and G. Sizemore scored
Bot 9th: Cleveland
- J. Carroll singled to deep right, J. Barfield scored, R. Garko to second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .290
P. Polanco 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .306
    E. Renteria ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .269
M. Ordonez rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .326
M. Cabrera 1b 4 2 2 4 0 0 0 .298
M. Joyce lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .267
G. Sheffield dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .220
    J. Larish pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
B. Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .211
R. Santiago ss-2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .280
D. Ryan c 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 .364
 Totals 30 5 6 5 0 10 3  
 Batting
2B - C Granderson (25, F Carmona).
3B - R Santiago (2, E Mujica).
HR - M Cabrera 2 (36, 4th inning off F Carmona 1 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off F Carmona 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - D Ryan.
RBI - M Cabrera 4 (125), D Ryan (6).
2-out RBI - M Cabrera 2.
GIDP - G Sheffield.
Team LOB - 0.
 Base Running
CS - J Larish (2, 2nd base by E Mujica/K Shoppach).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .274
D. Dellucci lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .239
    B. Francisco ph-lf 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .267
S. Choo rf 4 2 3 4 0 0 0 .307
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .274
V. Martinez c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
    K. Shoppach c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .269
    J. Barfield pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .077
T. Hafner dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .211
M. Aubrey 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
    R. Garko ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .259
A. Marte 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .217
    J. Carroll ph-3b 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .274
A. Cabrera 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .245
 Totals 32 6 7 6 1 6 4  
 Batting
2B - G Sizemore (37, A Galarraga).
HR - S Choo 2 (13, 1st inning off A Galarraga 0 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off C Fossum 2 on, 2 Out), G Sizemore (33, 6th inning off A Galarraga 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - S Choo 4 (57), G Sizemore (89), J Carroll (31).
2-out RBI - S Choo 4.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Marte-A Cabrera-M Aubrey, K Shoppach-A Cabrera).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Galarraga 7.2 4 3 3 0 5 2 3.58
C. Fossum (BS, 1) 0.0 1 2 2 1 0 1 5.40
F. Dolsi (L, 1-5) 0.1 0 1 1 0 0 0 4.09
B. Seay 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.03
G. Glover 0.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.55
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Carmona 6.1 5 4 4 0 5 2 5.19
E. Mujica 1.2 1 1 1 0 3 0 6.94
R. Betancourt 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.16
R. Perez (W, 4-3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.15
HBP - T Hafner (by A Galarraga); G Sheffield (by F Carmona); K Shoppach (by F Dolsi).
Pitches-strikes - A Galarraga 110-67; C Fossum 6-1; F Dolsi 3-1; B Seay 3-3; G Glover 2-2; F Carmona 82-54; E Mujica 23-14; R Betancourt 9-7; R Perez 8-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Galarraga 10-8; C Fossum 0-0; F Dolsi 0-1; B Seay 0-0; G Glover 0-0; F Carmona 10-4; E Mujica 0-1; R Betancourt 1-0; R Perez 0-0.
Batters faced - A Galarraga 28; C Fossum 2; F Dolsi 2; B Seay 1; G Glover 2; F Carmona 24; E Mujica 5; R Betancourt 2; R Perez 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Brian Knight.
Ejections: DETROIT's Sheffield by Layne (7th), CLEVELAND's Carmona by Layne (7th), CLEVELAND's Martinez by Layne (7th), DETROIT's Polanco by Layne (7th).
Time: 2:52.
Attendance: 33,733.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from right.

Updated on Friday, Sep 19, 2008 10:13 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
2-4, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Cleveland
S. Choo Shin-Soo Choo
3-4, 2 HR
4 RBI