Detroit 5, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(63-55)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 5 12 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 0
WP: M. Scherzer (12-6)
LP: C. De Vries (2-4)
(50-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to right
Top 4th: Detroit
- D. Young homered to deep left, A. Avila scored
Top 5th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera singled to left center, A. Dirks scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- O. Infante singled to shallow right center, J. Peralta scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to center, B. Revere scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .310
A. Dirks rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .337
M. Cabrera 3b 5 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .327
P. Fielder 1b 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309
A. Avila c 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 .260
D. Young dh 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 3 .265
J. Peralta ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .263
O. Infante 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .308
Q. Berry lf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 .274
 Totals 38 5 12 5 2 2 6 1 18  
 Batting
2B - A Dirks (14, C De Vries); J Peralta 2 (28, C De Vries, J Gray).
HR - M Cabrera (30, 1st inning off C De Vries 0 on, 2 Out), D Young (13, 4th inning off C De Vries 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Cabrera 2 (103), D Young 2 (49), O Infante (10).
2-out RBI - M Cabrera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jackson 1, A Dirks 1, J Peralta 1.
GIDP - A Avila.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - Q Berry (16, 2nd base off J Manship/J Mauer).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Revere cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .319
D. Mastroianni rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 .287
J. Mauer c 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .320
J. Willingham lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .261
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .276
R. Doumit dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .294
T. Plouffe 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .247
J. Carroll ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .245
A. Casilla 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .220
 Totals 32 1 6 1 0 2 14 0 13  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau (24, M Scherzer).
3B - B Revere (4, O Dotel).
RBI - J Mauer (59).
2-out RBI - J Mauer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Carroll 1, A Casilla 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - B Revere (7, 2nd base by M Scherzer/A Avila).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Carroll-A Casilla-J Morneau).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Scherzer (W, 12-6) 7.0 4 0 0 2 10 0 1.39 4.41  
O. Dotel 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 0.96 3.10  
J. Benoit 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.12 3.46  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. De Vries (L, 2-4) 4.0 8 4 4 2 3 2 1.29 5.04  
J. Manship 3.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.66 7.89  
J. Gray 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.50 5.13  
G. Perkins 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.25 2.98  
HBP - P Fielder (by J Manship).
Pitches-strikes - M Scherzer 117-75; O Dotel 23-16; J Benoit 13-9; C De Vries 84-50; J Manship 48-28; J Gray 17-12; G Perkins 8-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Scherzer 8-3; O Dotel 0-1; J Benoit 0-0; C De Vries 6-7; J Manship 3-4; J Gray 0-2; G Perkins 2-1.
Batters faced - M Scherzer 26; O Dotel 5; J Benoit 3; C De Vries 22; J Manship 11; J Gray 5; G Perkins 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Alan Porter.
Weather: 72 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, right to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 4:27 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Mauer Joe Mauer
2-4
1 RBI