Cleveland 7, Detroit 6
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 6 10 1
Cleveland 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 2 7 13 1
WP: E. Rogers (2-1)
LP: J. Valverde (3-3)
(61-86)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- B. Boesch singled to pitcher, A. Dirks scored, M. Cabrera to third, D. Young to second, M. Cabrera scored, D. Young to third on pitcher U. Jimenez's fielding error
Top 3rd: Detroit
- D. Young singled to shallow right, M. Cabrera scored, P. Fielder to second
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- S. Choo singled to shallow left, R. Canzler and J. Hannahan scored
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- R. Canzler singled to pitcher, A. Cabrera scored, M. Brantley to third
- L. Chisenhall grounded into fielder's choice, M. Brantley scored, R. Canzler out at second
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- C. Santana singled to third, A. Cabrera scored
Top 7th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep left, O. Infante and A. Dirks scored
Bot 9th: Cleveland
- C. Santana tripled to right, J. Kipnis scored
- L. Chisenhall singled to right center, C. Santana scored, M. Brantley to third, E. Carrera to second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
Q. Berry cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .270
A. Dirks lf 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .312
M. Cabrera 3b 5 3 3 3 1 0 1 0 2 .330
P. Fielder 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .303
D. Young dh 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .271
B. Boesch rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .246
    D. Kelly rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .249
A. Avila c 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .247
    G. Laird c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
O. Infante 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260
 Totals 36 6 10 5 1 4 5 0 13  
 Batting
2B - Q Berry (9, E Rogers); M Cabrera (36, U Jimenez).
HR - M Cabrera (38, 7th inning off J Smith 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Cabrera 3 (123), D Young (64), B Boesch (54).
2-out RBI - M Cabrera 3, B Boesch.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Fielder 1, J Peralta 2.
GIDP - O Infante.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - O Infante (8, field).
PB - A Avila.
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 1 .278
J. Kipnis 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .252
A. Cabrera ss 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 .269
C. Santana c 5 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 .254
M. Brantley cf 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 .282
R. Canzler lf 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 .286
    E. Carrera lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .245
L. Chisenhall dh 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 2 .283
C. Kotchman 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .226
    V. Rottino ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091
    C. Phelps ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071
    M. LaPorta 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
J. Hannahan 3b 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .232
    B. Lillibridge ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .186
 Totals 38 7 13 7 0 5 6 1 15  
 Batting
2B - J Kipnis (19, J Valverde); J Hannahan 2 (15, R Porcello 2).
3B - C Santana (2, J Valverde).
RBI - S Choo 2 (56), C Santana 2 (67), R Canzler (7), L Chisenhall 2 (13).
2-out RBI - S Choo 2, C Santana.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 1, R Canzler 2, J Hannahan 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - A Cabrera (8, 2nd base off D Smyly/G Laird).
CS - C Santana (4, 2nd base by D Smyly/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - U Jimenez (1, field).
DP - 1 (A Cabrera-C Kotchman).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Porcello 4.2 8 4 2 3 2 0 1.53 4.57  
D. Smyly 2.1 2 1 1 0 3 0 1.27 4.25  
B. Villarreal (H, 9) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.13 2.36  
P. Coke (H, 19) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.61 3.58  
J. Valverde (L, 3-3; BS, 5) 0.1 3 2 2 2 0 0 1.27 3.77  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
U. Jimenez 6.0 5 3 2 3 2 0 1.60 5.43  
J. Smith (BS, 3) 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 1 1.26 3.32  
V. Pestano 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.03 2.17  
E. Rogers (W, 2-1) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.11 2.54  
WP - E Rogers.
IBB - M Brantley (by J Valverde); E Carrera (by J Valverde); P Fielder (by U Jimenez).
Pitches-strikes - R Porcello 91-53; D Smyly 37-24; B Villarreal 5-3; P Coke 12-7; J Valverde 22-11; U Jimenez 96-53; J Smith 17-11; V Pestano 8-6; E Rogers 31-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Porcello 12-3; D Smyly 2-1; B Villarreal 1-0; P Coke 0-1; J Valverde 0-2; U Jimenez 6-9; J Smith 3-1; V Pestano 1-1; E Rogers 1-1.
Batters faced - R Porcello 26; D Smyly 8; B Villarreal 1; P Coke 2; J Valverde 6; U Jimenez 25; J Smith 7; V Pestano 3; E Rogers 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Brian Knight. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Mike Winters.
Weather: 72 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Sep 17, 2012 2:56 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cleveland
C. Santana Carlos Santana
3-5
2 RBI