Detroit 3, NY Yankees 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(95-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 10 0
WP: D. Fister (1-1) S: J. Valverde (2)
LP: I. Nova (1-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- D. Kelly homered to deep right
- D. Young homered to deep left
Top 5th: Detroit
- V. Martinez singled to shallow center, A. Jackson scored, M. Cabrera to second
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to deep right
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- M. Teixeira walked, D. Jeter scored, C. Granderson to third, R. Cano to second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .125
D. Kelly 3b-rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 1 .364
D. Young lf 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .316
    R. Raburn lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
M. Cabrera 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .200
V. Martinez dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .455
    B. Inge 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429
A. Avila c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .062
J. Peralta ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .222
R. Santiago 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .143
 Totals 34 3 8 3 2 2 13 0 12  
 Batting
2B - A Jackson (1, C Sabathia); M Ordonez (1, I Nova).
HR - D Kelly (1, 1st inning off I Nova 0 on, 1 Out), D Young (3, 1st inning off I Nova 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Kelly (2), D Young (3), V Martinez (3).
2-out RBI - V Martinez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ordonez 1, R Santiago 2.
GIDP - R Santiago.
Team LOB - 6.
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250
C. Granderson cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250
R. Cano 2b 5 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .318
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 3 .111
M. Teixeira 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .167
N. Swisher rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .211
J. Posada dh 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .429
R. Martin c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .176
B. Gardner lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .412
 Totals 37 2 10 2 1 3 10 0 20  
 Batting
2B - M Teixeira (2, D Fister).
HR - R Cano (2, 5th inning off D Fister 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Cano (9), M Teixeira (1).
2-out RBI - R Cano, M Teixeira.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Cano 1, N Swisher 2, J Posada 1, B Gardner 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cano-D Jeter-M Teixeira).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
D. Fister (W, 1-1) 5.0 5 1 1 2 4 1 1.66 6.52  
M. Scherzer (H, 1) 1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.09 1.23  
J. Benoit (H, 2) 1.2 3 0 0 1 3 0 1.36 2.45  
J. Valverde (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.00 6.00  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
I. Nova (L, 1-1) 2.0 3 2 2 0 3 2 1.32 4.32  
P. Hughes 1.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0.86 0.00  
B. Logan 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.43 0.00  
C. Sabathia 1.1 2 1 1 2 4 0 2.08 6.23  
R. Soriano 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.21 1.93  
D. Robertson 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
M. Rivera 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00  
IBB - M Cabrera (by C Sabathia).
Pitches-strikes - D Fister 92-60; M Scherzer 32-22; J Benoit 38-23; J Valverde 11-7; I Nova 31-24; P Hughes 21-13; B Logan 7-5; C Sabathia 37-19; R Soriano 16-10; D Robertson 13-7; M Rivera 5-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Fister 5-7; M Scherzer 3-1; J Benoit 3-1; J Valverde 0-2; I Nova 3-2; P Hughes 1-1; B Logan 1-1; C Sabathia 0-0; R Soriano 1-1; D Robertson 1-1; M Rivera 2-0.
Batters faced - D Fister 22; M Scherzer 6; J Benoit 9; J Valverde 3; I Nova 9; P Hughes 6; B Logan 3; C Sabathia 8; R Soriano 4; D Robertson 3; M Rivera 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--Tony Randazzo. 3B--Eric Cooper. LF--Gerry Davis. RF--Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 62 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Oct 7, 2011 2:51 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
D. Young Delmon Young
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
R. Cano Robinson Cano
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI