77-71
4 - 5
82-66

Game Story

Alex Avila has had a tough season at the plate and Torii Hunter has had a tough season in the field. The Tigers remained a half-game ahead of Kansas City, which topped Boston 7-1. Hunter, Detroit's right fielder, saved two runs in the top of eighth with a two-out, diving catch of Yan Gomes' short ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cle 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 9 0
Det 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 X 5 8 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Cleveland
Michael Brantley homered (372 ft.) to deep right, Michael Bourn scored
CLE 2 - DET 0
Bottom 3rd: Detroit
Ian Kinsler singled to right center, Andrew Romine scored, Rajai Davis to third
CLE 2 - DET 1
Torii Hunter hit sacrifice fly to right, Rajai Davis scored
CLE 2 - DET 2
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Víctor Martínez homered (364 ft.) to deep right
CLE 2 - DET 3
Top 5th: Cleveland
Mike Avilés doubled to right, Lonnie Chisenhall and Jesús Aguilar scored
CLE 4 - DET 3
Bottom 8th: Detroit
Álex Ávila homered (366 ft.) to deep right, Ezequiel Carrera scored
CLE 4 - DET 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournCF 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .264
Mike AvilésSS-RF 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .248
J.B. ShuckPH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .149
Michael BrantleyLF 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 1 1 .319
Carlos SantanaDH 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .233
Yan GomesC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .285
Jason Kipnis2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .245
Ryan RaburnRF 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .200
Tyler HoltRF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
José RamírezPH-SS 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
Lonnie Chisenhall3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .290
Jesús Aguilar1B 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .154
David MurphyPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266
Totals 32 4 9 4 1 2 6 2 8
Batting
2B - M Bourn (14, K Lobstein); M Aviles (14, K Lobstein)
HR - M Brantley (19, 1st inning off K Lobstein 1 on, 1 Out)
S - M Aviles, J Ramirez
RBI - M Aviles 2 (35), M Brantley 2 (93)
2-out RBI - M Aviles 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Brantley 1, Y Gomes 2, D Murphy 1
GIDP - L Chisenhall 2
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - M Brantley (20, 3rd base off J Chamberlain/A Avila), C Santana (4, 2nd base off J Chamberlain/A Avila)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian Kinsler2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .278
Torii HunterRF 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 .280
Miguel Cabrera1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .310
Ezequiel CarreraPR-CF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .259
Víctor MartínezDH 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .334
J.D. MartínezLF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 .303
Don Kelly1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
Álex ÁvilaC 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 .222
Nick Castellanos3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .264
Hernán Pérez3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Andrew RomineSS 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
Rajai DavisCF-LF 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288
Totals 29 5 8 5 2 3 10 1 10
Batting
2B - N Castellanos (31, D Salazar)
HR - V Martinez (31, 4th inning off D Salazar 0 on, 1 Out), A Avila (11, 8th inning off B Shaw 1 on, 2 Out)
S - R Davis
SF - T Hunter
RBI - I Kinsler (80), T Hunter (76), V Martinez (98), A Avila 2 (47)
2-out RBI - A Avila 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 3, N Castellanos 1
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - E Carrera (7, 2nd base off B Shaw/Y Gomes)
Picked Off - I Kinsler (1st base, D Salazar)
Fielding
DP - 2 (M Cabrera-A Romine-I Kinsler, A Romine-I Kinsler-M Cabrera)

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny Salazar 5.2 6 3 3 1 7 1 1.38 4.22
Marc Rzepczynski 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.37 2.93
Scott Atchison(HLD, 12) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.03 2.65
Bryan Shaw(L, 5-4)(BS, 6) 1.0 1 2 2 1 1 1 1.00 2.42

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle Lobstein 5.0 6 4 4 1 2 1 1.23 3.58
Al Alburquerque 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 2.53
Joakim Soria 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.08 3.63
Joba Chamberlain(W, 2-5) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.32 3.39
Joe Nathan(SV, 31) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.51 4.75
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - D Salazar 86-55; M Rzepczynski 8-4; S Atchison 17-13; B Shaw 19-10; K Lobstein 89-57; A Alburquerque 8-6; J Soria 11-9; J Chamberlain 22-15; J Nathan 17-9
Ground balls-fly balls - D Salazar 1-4; M Rzepczynski 0-0; S Atchison 2-1; B Shaw 0-3; K Lobstein 4-4; A Alburquerque 1-1; J Soria 2-0; J Chamberlain 3-1; J Nathan 0-1
Batters faced - D Salazar 23; M Rzepczynski 1; S Atchison 5; B Shaw 5; K Lobstein 21; A Alburquerque 3; J Soria 3; J Chamberlain 5; J Nathan 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:14.
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 3B--Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 58 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 41,190.