Detroit 2, NY Yankees 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(95-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 1
Detroit 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 X 2 7 0
WP: J. Verlander (1-0) S: P. Coke (2)
LP: P. Hughes (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Detroit
- D. Young homered to deep left
Bot 5th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera doubled to deep center, Q. Berry scored
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- E. Nunez homered to deep left
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
B. Gardner lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
I. Suzuki rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .429
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
    J. Nix pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Cano 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .071
R. Ibanez dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .273
R. Martin c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
E. Chavez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Granderson cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
E. Nunez ss 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333
 Totals 32 1 5 1 1 0 4 0 7  
 Batting
HR - E Nunez (1, 9th inning off J Verlander 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - E Nunez (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ibanez 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - E Chavez (1, field).
PB - R Martin.
DP - 1 (E Chavez-R Cano-M Teixeira).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
A. Jackson cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .308
Q. Berry lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
    A. Garcia ph-rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
M. Cabrera 3b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 .364
P. Fielder 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .167
D. Young dh 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 .308
A. Dirks rf-lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .077
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .385
A. Avila c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .200
O. Infante 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .154
 Totals 31 2 7 2 1 5 3 2 17  
 Batting
2B - M Cabrera (1, D Phelps).
HR - D Young (2, 4th inning off P Hughes 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Cabrera (2), D Young (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jackson 1, P Fielder 1, D Young 1, J Peralta 1.
GIDP - M Cabrera.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - Q Berry (1, 2nd base off D Phelps/R Martin), O Infante (1, 2nd base off C Eppley/R Martin).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
P. Hughes (L, 0-1) 3.0 3 1 1 3 1 1 2.00 3.00  
D. Phelps 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3.00 9.00  
C. Rapada 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.00 0.00  
C. Eppley 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.50 0.00  
B. Logan 2.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.00 0.00  
J. Chamberlain 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00 0.00  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 1-0) 8.1 3 1 1 0 3 1 0.36 1.08  
P. Coke (S, 2) 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.82 0.00  
IBB - D Young (by C Rapada).
Pitches-strikes - P Hughes 62-36; D Phelps 24-14; C Rapada 10-5; C Eppley 12-7; B Logan 25-15; J Chamberlain 3-2; J Verlander 132-86; P Coke 21-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Hughes 3-4; D Phelps 2-2; C Rapada 2-0; C Eppley 0-1; B Logan 1-2; J Chamberlain 0-1; J Verlander 11-14; P Coke 2-0.
Batters faced - P Hughes 15; D Phelps 6; C Rapada 3; C Eppley 4; B Logan 7; J Chamberlain 1; J Verlander 28; P Coke 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Sam Holbrook. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Mike Winters. LF--Jeff Kellogg. RF--Rob Drake.
Weather: 53 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, in from center.

Updated on Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012 2:45 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
E. Nunez Eduardo Nunez
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
D. Young Delmon Young
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI