Detroit 3, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(69-45)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 6 1
Detroit 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 X 3 8 1
WP: J. Verlander (13-7) S: J. Valverde (22)
LP: M. Garza (11-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- B. Inge singled to center, M. Cabrera scored, B. Inge to second on center fielder B.J. Upton's fielding error
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- M. Joyce singled to right, E. Longoria scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- R. Raburn homered to deep left, B. Inge scored
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. Jaso grounded out to first, B.J. Upton scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Johnson 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .143
B. Zobrist 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260
C. Crawford lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .297
E. Longoria 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .287
M. Joyce rf 3 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 1 .223
W. Aybar dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .240
B.J. Upton cf 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 .235
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .242
K. Shoppach c 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .195
    J. Jaso ph 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271
 Totals 30 2 6 2 0 6 7 2 17  
 Batting
2B - K Shoppach (4, J Verlander).
3B - E Longoria (4, J Verlander).
S - B Zobrist.
RBI - M Joyce (23), J Jaso (36).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Johnson 2, C Crawford 1, E Longoria 1, M Joyce 1.
GIDP - B Zobrist.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Crawford (39, 2nd base off J Verlander/G Laird), B Upton (33, 3rd base off J Valverde/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - B Upton (5, field).
DP - 2 (E Longoria-B Zobrist-D Johnson, J Bartlett-B Zobrist-D Johnson).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .304
J. Damon lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
    D. Kelly lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
B. Boesch rf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
M. Cabrera 1b 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 .339
J. Peralta ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 .238
C. Guillen dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .268
B. Inge 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .255
R. Raburn 2b 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .223
    R. Santiago 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
G. Laird c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .190
 Totals 30 3 8 3 1 4 5 0 15  
 Batting
2B - M Cabrera (37, M Garza).
HR - R Raburn (4, 6th inning off M Garza 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - B Inge (42), R Raburn 2 (30).
2-out RBI - B Inge.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Peralta 4, R Raburn 1.
GIDP - M Cabrera, G Laird.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - G Laird (5, throw).
Outfield assists - B Boesch.
DP - 2 (B Boesch-J Peralta, R Raburn-J Peralta-M Cabrera).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Garza (L, 11-7) 5.2 7 3 3 3 4 1 1.20 3.92  
R. Choate 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 5.04  
C. Qualls 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.41 4.76  
D. Wheeler 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.98 2.63  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 13-7) 6.0 6 1 1 3 7 0 1.23 3.72  
R. Perry (H, 13) 1.2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.49 4.38  
J. Valverde (S, 22) 1.1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.05 2.68  
IBB - M Cabrera (by M Garza).
HPB - B Boesch 2 (by M Garza, by R Choate).
Pitches-strikes - M Garza 106-66; R Choate 9-5; C Qualls 12-6; D Wheeler 11-7; J Verlander 119-71; R Perry 33-16; J Valverde 23-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Garza 7-9; R Choate 0-1; C Qualls 2-0; D Wheeler 2-0; J Verlander 5-6; R Perry 1-3; J Valverde 2-2.
Batters faced - M Garza 28; R Choate 2; C Qualls 3; D Wheeler 3; J Verlander 26; R Perry 6; J Valverde 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Adrian Johnson. 2B--Tim McClelland. 3B--Andy Fletcher.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 11, 2010 5:06 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
M. Joyce Matt Joyce
2-3
1 RBI
 Detroit
R. Raburn Ryan Raburn
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI