Detroit 9, Cleveland 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(80-81)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 6 12 0
Detroit 3 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 X 9 12 1
WP: M. Scherzer (15-9) S: J. Valverde (48)
LP: J. Gomez (5-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
- D. Young singled to shallow center, A. Jackson scored
- M. Ordonez singled to shortstop, D. Young and M. Cabrera scored, V. Martinez to second
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- W. Betemit homered to deep right
Top 4th: Cleveland
- S. Duncan doubled to deep left, J. Thome scored
Bot 4th: Detroit
- D. Young homered to deep left, W. Betemit scored
Top 5th: Cleveland
- L. Marson scored, K. Fukudome to second on wild pitch
Bot 5th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez doubled to left, V. Martinez scored
- R. Raburn doubled to right, R. Santiago scored
Top 6th: Cleveland
- J. Donald singled to shallow center, J. Thome and L. Chisenhall scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep left
Top 7th: Cleveland
- J. Thome doubled to shallow left, C. Santana scored
- L. Chisenhall singled to shallow right, C. Phelps scored, S. Duncan to second
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
K. Fukudome rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 .252
J. Kipnis 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .275
C. Santana 1b 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .240
J. Thome dh 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 .257
    C. Phelps pr-dh 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155
S. Duncan lf 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 .264
L. Chisenhall 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 .255
J. Donald ss 3 0 1 2 0 1 1 0 1 .318
E. Carrera cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .242
L. Marson c 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .230
 Totals 39 6 12 5 0 3 13 0 14  
 Batting
2B - C Santana (35, P Coke); J Thome (16, P Coke); C Phelps (2, J Valverde); S Duncan (17, M Scherzer).
RBI - J Thome (50), S Duncan (47), L Chisenhall (22), J Donald 2 (8).
2-out RBI - S Duncan, J Donald 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Fukudome 2, J Kipnis 1, L Chisenhall 2, E Carrera 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 .249
W. Betemit 3b 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 .281
    B. Inge 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .197
D. Young lf 5 2 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 .269
M. Cabrera 1b 5 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .343
V. Martinez dh 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .326
A. Avila c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .296
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 .255
    R. Santiago pr-2b 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .299
R. Raburn 2b-rf 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .256
 Totals 35 9 12 9 3 4 10 0 14  
 Batting
2B - D Young (21, J Gomez); M Cabrera (47, J Gomez); V Martinez 2 (40, J Gomez, C Durbin); M Ordonez (10, J Gomez); R Raburn (22, J Gomez).
HR - W Betemit (8, 2nd inning off J Gomez 0 on, 2 Out), D Young (12, 4th inning off J Gomez 1 on, 2 Out), M Cabrera (30, 6th inning off C Durbin 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - W Betemit (46), D Young 3 (64), M Cabrera (105), M Ordonez 3 (32), R Raburn (49).
2-out RBI - W Betemit, D Young 2, M Ordonez 2, R Raburn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Betemit 1, M Cabrera 1, R Santiago 1, J Peralta 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - R Raburn (1, 2nd base by N Hagadone/L Marson).
 
 Fielding
E - R Raburn (17, field).
Outfield assists - D Young.
DP - 1 (D Young-J Peralta-M Cabrera).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Gomez (L, 5-3) 4.2 10 8 8 2 5 2 1.51 4.47  
C. Durbin 0.2 2 1 1 1 2 1 1.64 5.53  
N. Hagadone 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.91 4.09  
Z. Putnam 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 5.40  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Scherzer (W, 15-9) 5.2 7 4 4 2 7 0 1.35 4.43  
D. Schlereth 0.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.37 3.49  
P. Coke 0.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 1.45 4.47  
R. Perry (H, 4) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.58 5.25  
J. Benoit (H, 29) 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.05 2.95  
J. Valverde (S, 48) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.19 2.27  
WP - M Scherzer 2.
HBP - V Martinez (by J Gomez).
Pitches-strikes - J Gomez 87-53; C Durbin 24-12; N Hagadone 29-16; Z Putnam 7-6; M Scherzer 109-65; D Schlereth 22-13; P Coke 16-11; R Perry 10-6; J Benoit 15-11; J Valverde 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Gomez 10-4; C Durbin 1-1; N Hagadone 0-1; Z Putnam 1-1; M Scherzer 9-5; D Schlereth 0-1; P Coke 1-2; R Perry 2-0; J Benoit 0-0; J Valverde 0-1.
Batters faced - J Gomez 27; C Durbin 5; N Hagadone 5; Z Putnam 3; M Scherzer 25; D Schlereth 3; P Coke 5; R Perry 2; J Benoit 3; J Valverde 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Dan Bellino. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Weather: 61 degrees, rain.
Wind: 6 mph, in from left.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2011 4:08 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
J. Thome Jim Thome
2-3
1 RBI
 Detroit
D. Young Delmon Young
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI