66-45
5 - 1
62-51

Game Story

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Justin Verlander recently watched videotape of his 2011 season, when he was the AL's MVP and noticed he wasn't pitching the way he had back then - dominating, overpowering, nearly unhittable.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 5 7 0
Cle 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Cleveland
Ryan RaburnDFP
grounded out to second,
Michael BrantleyDFP
scored,
Carlos SantanaDFP
to third
DET 0 - CLE 1
Top 5th: Detroit
Torii HunterDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Ramón SantiagoDFP
scored,
Austin JacksonDFP
out at second
DET 1 - CLE 1
Miguel CabreraDFP
doubled to deep center,
Torii HunterDFP
scored
DET 2 - CLE 1
Don KellyDFP
homered to deep right,
Miguel CabreraDFP
and
Víctor MartínezDFP
scored
DET 5 - CLE 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .260
Torii HunterDFP
RF
5 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .313
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .361
Hernán PérezDFP
2B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
Prince FielderDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .258
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .275
Don KellyDFP
LF
4 1 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 .246
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .200
José IglesiasDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 .316
Ramón SantiagoDFP
2B-3B
3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .207
Totals 34 5 7 5 1 2 8 0 14
Batting
2B - M Cabrera (21, J Masterson)
HR - D Kelly (5, 5th inning off J Masterson 2 on, 2 Out)
RBI - T Hunter (56), M Cabrera (100), D Kelly 3 (18)
2-out RBI - D Kelly 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Santiago 2
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
DP - 1 (M Cabrera-R Santiago-P Fielder)

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .282
Nick SwisherDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .239
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .292
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .244
Michael BrantleyDFP
LF
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .279
Carlos SantanaDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .272
Ryan RaburnDFP
RF
3 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 .277
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .230
Yan GomesDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
Totals 30 1 4 1 0 0 8 1 9
Batting
2B - A Cabrera (24, J Verlander)
RBI - R Raburn (38)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Cabrera 2, L Chisenhall 1
GIDP - J Kipnis
Team LOB - 3
Running
SB - M Bourn (17, 2nd base off J Verlander/A Avila)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Justin VerlanderDFP
(W, 12-8)
8.0 4 1 1 0 7 0 1.36 3.50
José VerasDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.93 2.66

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Justin MastersonDFP
(L, 13-8)
7.0 7 5 5 2 6 1 1.16 3.46
Marc RzepczynskiDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 0.00
Matt AlbersDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.43 3.70
Pitching
HBP - Y Gomes (by J Verlander); V Martinez (by J Masterson); R Santiago (by J Masterson)
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 112-75; J Veras 7-5; J Masterson 100-68; M Rzepczynski 10-7; M Albers 14-9
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 10-7; J Veras 1-1; J Masterson 15-3; M Rzepczynski 1-0; M Albers 3-0
Batters faced - J Verlander 28; J Veras 3; J Masterson 32; M Rzepczynski 3; M Albers 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:31.
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--Ron Kulpa. 3B--Tom Hallion.
Weather: 79 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 24,676.