Detroit 5, Texas 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 0
Detroit 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 X 5 11 0
WP: D. Fister (1-0) S: J. Valverde (1)
LP: C. Lewis (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Texas
- I. Kinsler singled to left
- E. Andrus singled to shallow right, I. Kinsler to third
- J. Hamilton singled to shallow center, I. Kinsler scored, E. Andrus to second
- M. Young grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. Andrus to third, J. Hamilton out at second
- A. Beltre struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 0

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson fouled out to shallow right
- R. Santiago struck out looking
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 0

  Top 2nd: Texas
- M. Napoli grounded out to third
- N. Cruz popped out to left center
- Y. Torrealba singled to left
- E. Chavez grounded into fielder's choice, Y. Torrealba out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 0

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- V. Martinez walked
- D. Kelly flied out to shallow left
- J. Peralta singled to shallow left, V. Martinez to second
- A. Avila struck out swinging
- R. Raburn struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 0

  Top 3rd: Texas
- I. Kinsler singled to shortstop
- E. Andrus grounded into double play shortstop to first, I. Kinsler out at second
- J. Hamilton struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 0

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- A. Dirks struck out swinging
- A. Jackson singled to center
- R. Santiago flied out to center
- M. Cabrera grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 0

  Top 4th: Texas
- M. Young grounded out to shortstop
- A. Beltre grounded out to third
- M. Napoli grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 0

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- V. Martinez homered to deep right
- D. Kelly grounded out to pitcher
- J. Peralta fouled out to first
- A. Avila struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 1

  Top 5th: Texas
- N. Cruz popped out to right center
- Y. Torrealba singled to shallow left
- Y. Torrealba out at second
- E. Chavez flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 1

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- R. Raburn fouled out to right
- A. Dirks flied out to left center
- A. Jackson singled to center
- R. Santiago singled to center, A. Jackson to third
- M. Cabrera doubled to right, A. Jackson scored, R. Santiago to third
- V. Martinez walked
- D. Kelly grounded into fielder's choice, M. Cabrera out at third, V. Martinez to second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 2

  Top 6th: Texas
- I. Kinsler hit by pitch
- E. Andrus sacrificed to first, I. Kinsler to second
- J. Hamilton flied out to right
- M. Young grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 2

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- J. Peralta homered to deep left
- A. Avila flied out to left
- R. Raburn grounded out to shortstop
- A. Dirks singled to left center
- K. Uehara relieved C. Lewis
- A. Dirks stole second
- A. Jackson singled to center, A. Dirks scored
- R. Santiago flied out to center

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 4

  Top 7th: Texas
- A. Dirks in right field
- D. Kelly in right field
- B. Inge at third
- A. Beltre flied out to center
- M. Napoli grounded out to shortstop
- N. Cruz struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 4

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep left
- V. Martinez flied out to deep left center
- D. Oliver relieved K. Uehara
- D. Kelly popped out to first
- J. Peralta popped out to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Detroit 5

  Top 8th: Texas
- Y. Torrealba doubled to left
- E. Chavez grounded out to pitcher, Y. Torrealba to third
- J. Benoit relieved D. Fister
- I. Kinsler grounded out to second, Y. Torrealba scored
- E. Andrus struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Detroit 5

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- A. Avila struck out looking
- Y. Tateyama relieved D. Oliver
- R. Raburn doubled to shallow left
- B. Inge flied out to left
- A. Jackson flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Detroit 5

  Top 9th: Texas
- J. Valverde relieved J. Benoit
- J. Hamilton doubled to left center
- M. Young struck out swinging
- A. Beltre grounded out to first, J. Hamilton to third
- M. Napoli flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Detroit 5
 
 Top Batters
 Texas
J. Hamilton Josh Hamilton
2-4
1 RBI
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI