Detroit 5, Cleveland 3
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(77-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 5 8 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 5 3
WP: A. Sanchez (3-5) S: J. Valverde (31)
LP: J. Masterson (11-14)
(60-86)
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Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- B. Boesch safe at first on third baseman L. Chisenhall's fielding error, A. Dirks scored, P. Fielder to third
- A. Avila singled to left, P. Fielder scored, B. Boesch to second
Top 4th: Detroit
- A. Jackson hit sacrifice fly to right center, Q. Berry scored
Top 5th: Detroit
- A. Avila doubled to shallow right, B. Boesch scored
Top 7th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep right
Bot 7th: Cleveland
- R. Canzler doubled to center, C. Santana scored
- L. Chisenhall singled to center, R. Canzler scored
Bot 8th: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera singled to right, C. Phelps scored, S. Choo to third
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 .305
A. Dirks rf 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 .309
M. Cabrera 3b 5 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 2 .328
P. Fielder 1b 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .304
B. Boesch dh 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 .246
A. Avila c 4 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .248
J. Peralta ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 .251
Q. Berry lf 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .271
    D. Young ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .270
    D. Kelly lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179
O. Infante 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .261
 Totals 34 5 8 4 1 6 13 3 17  
 Batting
2B - A Avila (20, J Masterson).
HR - M Cabrera (37, 7th inning off T Sipp 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - A Jackson.
RBI - A Jackson (59), M Cabrera (120), A Avila 2 (43).
2-out RBI - A Avila.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dirks 1, M Cabrera 1, J Peralta 2, O Infante 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - B Boesch (6, 2nd base off J Masterson/L Marson), O Infante 2 (4, 2nd base off J Masterson/L Marson, 3rd base off J Masterson/L Marson).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (O Infante-J Peralta-P Fielder).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .279
A. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 .267
C. Santana dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250
R. Canzler lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261
L. Chisenhall 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .287
C. Kotchman 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .226
    M. LaPorta ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .227
    M. Brantley ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
C. Phelps 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077
E. Carrera cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .248
L. Marson c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .227
    J. Kipnis ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .252
    V. Rottino c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091
 Totals 31 3 5 3 0 1 10 0 7  
 Batting
2B - R Canzler (2, A Sanchez).
3B - C Santana (1, A Sanchez).
RBI - A Cabrera (57), R Canzler (6), L Chisenhall (11).
2-out RBI - A Cabrera, R Canzler, L Chisenhall.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Santana 1.
GIDP - C Santana.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - A Cabrera (18, field); L Chisenhall (3, field); L Marson (2, throw).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Sanchez (W, 3-5) 6.2 3 2 2 0 7 0 1.42 4.19  
P. Coke (H, 18) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.63 3.62  
J. Benoit (H, 30) 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.12 3.39  
J. Valverde (S, 31) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 3.50  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Masterson (L, 11-14) 4.2 6 4 2 4 8 0 1.45 4.93  
T. Sipp 1.2 2 1 1 2 0 1 1.29 4.59  
C. Allen 1.2 0 0 0 0 5 0 1.36 2.96  
S. Barnes 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.60 5.40  
HBP - S Choo (by A Sanchez); A Avila (by J Masterson).
Pitches-strikes - A Sanchez 95-62; P Coke 5-3; J Benoit 25-14; J Valverde 18-10; J Masterson 105-62; T Sipp 21-9; C Allen 28-17; S Barnes 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sanchez 6-7; P Coke 0-0; J Benoit 2-1; J Valverde 0-2; J Masterson 7-1; T Sipp 2-4; C Allen 0-0; S Barnes 1-2.
Batters faced - A Sanchez 23; P Coke 1; J Benoit 6; J Valverde 3; J Masterson 26; T Sipp 8; C Allen 5; S Barnes 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Brian Knight. 3B--Wally Bell.
Weather: 68 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, left to right.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 16, 2012 3:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
A. Avila Alex Avila
3-4
2 RBI
 Cleveland
R. Canzler Russ Canzler
1-4
1 RBI