Texas 15, Detroit 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 5 10 2
Texas 0 0 9 0 1 2 3 0 X 15 17 0
WP: A. Ogando (2-0)
LP: M. Scherzer (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep right
Top 2nd: Detroit
- J. Peralta homered to deep right
Bot 3rd: Texas
- M. Young doubled to shallow left, E. Andrus and J. Hamilton scored
- A. Beltre singled to center, M. Young scored
- D. Murphy singled to shallow center, A. Beltre and M. Napoli scored, N. Cruz to second
- I. Kinsler singled to left, N. Cruz and D. Murphy scored, C. Gentry to second, C. Gentry to third, I. Kinsler to second on left fielder D. Young's fielding error
- M. Young doubled to shallow right, I. Kinsler and E. Andrus scored, J. Hamilton to third
Top 5th: Detroit
- A. Jackson homered to deep right, B. Inge scored
Bot 5th: Texas
- J. Hamilton hit sacrifice fly to right, I. Kinsler scored
Bot 6th: Texas
- C. Gentry singled to left, A. Beltre scored, D. Murphy to second, D. Murphy to third advancing on throw
- I. Kinsler singled to shallow left, D. Murphy scored, C. Gentry to second
Bot 7th: Texas
- M. Young homered to deep center
- N. Cruz homered to deep left, M. Napoli scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep left center
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 1 .240
R. Raburn rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .261
M. Cabrera 1b 4 2 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 .400
V. Martinez dh 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
D. Young lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .133
J. Peralta ss 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .217
A. Avila c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .080
B. Inge 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
R. Santiago 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375
 Totals 35 5 10 5 4 0 8 0 8  
 Batting
HR - A Jackson (1, 5th inning off D Holland 1 on, 2 Out), M Cabrera 2 (3, 1st inning off D Holland 0 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off M Adams 0 on, 2 Out), J Peralta (2, 2nd inning off D Holland 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Jackson 2 (4), M Cabrera 2 (7), J Peralta (2).
2-out RBI - A Jackson 2, M Cabrera 2.
GIDP - R Raburn 2.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - R Raburn (1, field); D Young (1, field).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 2 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 .292
E. Andrus ss 5 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 6 .240
J. Hamilton cf-lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .308
M. Young 1b 6 2 3 5 1 0 1 0 1 .250
A. Beltre 3b 6 2 2 1 0 0 3 0 2 .222
M. Napoli c 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .292
N. Cruz rf 4 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 .364
D. Murphy dh 2 2 2 2 0 3 0 1 0 .412
E. Chavez lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
    C. Gentry ph-cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .400
 Totals 41 15 17 15 2 8 4 2 15  
 Batting
2B - M Young 2 (3, M Scherzer, R Porcello); A Beltre (3, B Penny); N Cruz (2, M Scherzer).
HR - M Young (1, 7th inning off B Penny 0 on, 1 Out), N Cruz (6, 7th inning off B Penny 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Hamilton.
RBI - I Kinsler 3 (6), J Hamilton (5), M Young 5 (7), A Beltre (2), N Cruz 2 (13), D Murphy 2 (3), C Gentry (1).
2-out RBI - I Kinsler, M Young 2, N Cruz 2, C Gentry.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 4, M Young 1, A Beltre 2, E Chavez 1, C Gentry 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - E Andrus (1, 2nd base off M Scherzer/A Avila), D Murphy (1, 2nd base off R Perry/A Avila).
CS - E Andrus (1, 2nd base by R Perry/A Avila).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (E Andrus-I Kinsler-M Young, E Andrus-I Kinsler-M Young).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
M. Scherzer (L, 0-1) 2.1 5 6 6 4 1 0 1.92 9.72  
D. Schlereth 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 INF INF  
R. Porcello 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 1.22 4.00  
R. Perry 2.1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.50 9.00  
B. Penny 1.2 7 5 5 2 1 2 5.40 27.00  
A. Alburquerque 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.20 0.00  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
D. Holland 4.2 7 4 4 0 5 3 2.05 8.59  
S. Feldman 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.18 0.00  
A. Ogando (W, 2-0) 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.65 1.17  
M. Adams 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.38 2.08  
N. Feliz 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.69 0.00  
WP - B Penny, A Alburquerque.
IBB - J Hamilton (by R Porcello); D Murphy (by B Penny).
Pitches-strikes - M Scherzer 62-30; D Schlereth 4-2; R Porcello 14-6; R Perry 35-22; B Penny 46-21; A Alburquerque 18-11; D Holland 69-47; S Feldman 3-3; A Ogando 26-19; M Adams 16-11; N Feliz 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Scherzer 4-5; D Schlereth 0-0; R Porcello 3-0; R Perry 2-5; B Penny 6-3; A Alburquerque 2-0; D Holland 6-5; S Feldman 0-1; A Ogando 2-2; M Adams 3-2; N Feliz 0-3.
Batters faced - M Scherzer 16; D Schlereth 1; R Porcello 5; R Perry 9; B Penny 14; A Alburquerque 5; D Holland 19; S Feldman 1; A Ogando 7; M Adams 5; N Feliz 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tom Hallion. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Jim Wolf. LF--Fieldin Culbreth. RF--Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 0 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 16, 2011 2:44 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Texas
M. Young Michael Young
3-6, 1 HR
5 RBI