Detroit 4, Cleveland 0
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(76-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
WP: J. Verlander (14-8)
LP: C. Kluber (1-4)
(60-85)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- D. Young singled to shallow center, M. Cabrera scored, P. Fielder to second
- B. Boesch singled to shallow center, P. Fielder scored, D. Young to second
Top 2nd: Detroit
- A. Jackson doubled to shallow right, A. Avila scored
- M. Cabrera singled to shallow center, A. Jackson scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 .307
A. Dirks lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .313
M. Cabrera 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .329
P. Fielder 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
D. Young dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 .271
B. Boesch rf 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247
    A. Garcia rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .294
J. Peralta ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .253
A. Avila c 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .242
O. Infante 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .255
 Totals 34 4 8 4 0 2 10 0 7  
 Batting
2B - A Jackson (25, C Kluber); B Boesch (22, C Kluber).
RBI - A Jackson (58), M Cabrera (119), D Young (63), B Boesch (53).
2-out RBI - M Cabrera, D Young, B Boesch.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Young 1, J Peralta 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Verlander-J Peralta-P Fielder).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .280
J. Kipnis 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .253
C. Santana c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
R. Canzler lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .262
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .227
L. Chisenhall 3b 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .289
M. LaPorta dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .233
E. Carrera cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .255
J. Donald ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .191
    B. Lillibridge ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .187
 Totals 32 0 6 0 0 2 7 0 18  
 Batting
2B - C Santana (27, J Verlander); L Chisenhall (3, J Verlander).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 1, C Kotchman 2, E Carrera 1, J Donald 2.
GIDP - C Santana.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Canzler.
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 14-8) 7.0 6 0 0 1 6 0 1.05 2.82  
J. Benoit 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.09 3.30  
J. Valverde 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.22 3.56  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Kluber (L, 1-4) 5.0 8 4 4 2 5 0 1.67 5.48  
C. Seddon 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.37 4.10  
F. Herrmann 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.03 3.86  
HBP - J Donald (by J Verlander); P Fielder (by C Kluber).
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 110-77; J Benoit 19-12; J Valverde 11-6; C Kluber 92-55; C Seddon 24-20; F Herrmann 24-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 10-7; J Benoit 1-1; J Valverde 0-3; C Kluber 9-5; C Seddon 2-1; F Herrmann 0-4.
Batters faced - J Verlander 28; J Benoit 3; J Valverde 4; C Kluber 25; C Seddon 6; F Herrmann 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Brian Knight.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, in from center.

Updated on Friday, Sep 14, 2012 10:20 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
B. Boesch Brennan Boesch
2-3
1 RBI
 Cleveland
L. Chisenhall Lonnie Chisenhall
2-3