68-58
6 - 20
57-70

Game Story

All those Cy Young awards, all that heat in their vaunted starting rotation, and there were the Detroit Tigers, staggering out to the field in the eighth inning with an infielder on the pitching mound. After Andrew Romine served up two monster home runs in the inning, Tigers manager Brad Ausmus...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 6 15 2
Min 0 6 0 0 0 9 2 3 X 20 20 3

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Detroit
Ian Kinsler homered to deep left center
DET 1 - MIN 0
Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
Oswaldo Arcia doubled to right center, Kennys Vargas scored
DET 1 - MIN 1
Trevor Plouffe doubled to left, Oswaldo Arcia scored
DET 1 - MIN 2
Eduardo Escobar homered to deep left, Trevor Plouffe scored
DET 1 - MIN 4
Danny Santana homered to deep left, Jordan Schafer scored
DET 1 - MIN 6
Top 5th: Detroit
Víctor Martínez singled to center, Torii Hunter scored, Miguel Cabrera to second
DET 2 - MIN 6
J.D. Martínez doubled to deep center, Miguel Cabrera scored, Víctor Martínez to third
DET 3 - MIN 6
Nick Castellanos singled to shortstop, Víctor Martínez scored
DET 4 - MIN 6
Bryan Holaday hit sacrifice fly to deep left, J.D. Martínez scored, Nick Castellanos to third, Eugenio Suárez to second
DET 5 - MIN 6
Bottom 6th: Minnesota
Brian Dozier singled to shallow left, Eduardo Escobar scored, Jordan Schafer to third, Danny Santana to second
DET 5 - MIN 7
Joe Mauer singled to center, Jordan Schafer and Danny Santana scored, Brian Dozier to third
DET 5 - MIN 9
Oswaldo Arcia safe at first on second baseman Ian Kinsler's fielding error, Brian Dozier scored, Joe Mauer to third, Kennys Vargas to second
DET 5 - MIN 10
Trevor Plouffe safe at first on third baseman Nick Castellanos's throwing error, Joe Mauer and Kennys Vargas scored, Oswaldo Arcia to third
DET 5 - MIN 12
Danny Santana singled to shallow center, Oswaldo Arcia and Trevor Plouffe scored, Jordan Schafer to third
DET 5 - MIN 14
Joe Mauer walked, Jordan Schafer scored, Danny Santana to third, Brian Dozier to second
DET 5 - MIN 15
Bottom 7th: Minnesota
Jordan Schafer singled to shallow left, Trevor Plouffe scored, Eduardo Escobar to second
DET 5 - MIN 16
Brian Dozier walked, Eduardo Escobar scored, Jordan Schafer to third, Danny Santana to second
DET 5 - MIN 17
Top 8th: Detroit
Álex Ávila grounded into fielder's choice, Ezequiel Carrera scored, Don Kelly out at second
DET 6 - MIN 17
Bottom 8th: Minnesota
Oswaldo Arcia homered to deep right, Kennys Vargas scored
DET 6 - MIN 19
Trevor Plouffe homered to deep left
DET 6 - MIN 20

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian Kinsler2B 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .282
Andrew Romine2B-P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .215
Torii HunterRF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .269
Ezequiel CarreraCF 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212
Miguel Cabrera1B 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .311
Don Kelly1B-2B 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Víctor MartínezDH 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 .324
Álex ÁvilaPH-DH-1B 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .218
J.D. MartínezLF-RF 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .299
Nick Castellanos3B 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .259
Eugenio SuárezSS 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .245
Bryan HoladayC 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .239
Rajai DavisCF-LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .283
Totals 42 6 15 6 1 1 3 1 15
Batting
2B - J Martinez (22, T Milone); B Holaday (2, T Milone)
HR - I Kinsler (12, 1st inning off T Milone 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - B Holaday
RBI - I Kinsler (67), V Martinez (80), A Avila (35), J Martinez (56), N Castellanos (51), B Holaday (11)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1, R Davis 6
GIDP - V Martinez
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - I Kinsler (13, 2nd base off A Swarzak/K Suzuki)
Fielding
E - I Kinsler (5, field); N Castellanos (11, throw)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaCF 6 2 3 4 1 1 1 0 3 .319
Brian Dozier2B 3 1 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 .232
Joe Mauer1B 4 1 2 3 0 1 1 0 0 .278
Chris Parmelee1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .246
Kennys VargasDH 5 3 2 0 0 1 2 0 5 .321
Oswaldo ArciaRF 6 3 2 3 1 0 0 0 2 .234
Trevor Plouffe3B 6 4 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 .245
Kurt SuzukiC 6 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .295
Eduardo EscobarSS 6 3 5 2 1 0 1 0 2 .282
Jordan SchaferLF 3 3 2 1 0 3 0 1 1 .286
Totals 46 20 20 18 4 9 8 1 20
Batting
2B - K Vargas 2 (5, R Ray, A Romine); O Arcia (13, R Ray); T Plouffe (34, R Ray)
3B - E Escobar (1, J Johnson)
HR - D Santana (6, 2nd inning off R Ray 1 on, 1 Out), O Arcia (14, 8th inning off A Romine 1 on, 0 Out), T Plouffe (10, 8th inning off A Romine 0 on, 0 Out), E Escobar (4, 2nd inning off R Ray 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - D Santana 4 (32), B Dozier 2 (55), J Mauer 3 (35), O Arcia 3 (40), T Plouffe 3 (63), E Escobar 2 (24), J Schafer (2)
2-out RBI - D Santana 2, B Dozier, J Mauer, J Schafer
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Santana 1, C Parmelee 2, K Vargas 2, O Arcia 1
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - J Schafer (7, 2nd base off J Johnson/B Holaday)
Fielding
E - T Plouffe (10, field); E Escobar (7, field 2)
DP - 1 (B Dozier-E Escobar-J Mauer)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Robbie Ray(L, 1-4) 1.1 6 6 6 0 3 2 1.84 7.43
Blaine Hardy 1.1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1.30 1.84
Phil Coke 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.48 4.24
Jim Johnson 0.2 2 4 3 2 0 0 2.16 7.59
Ian Krol 0.2 2 5 1 2 2 0 1.68 4.96
Al Alburquerque 0.1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.22 2.74
Joba Chamberlain 1.0 4 2 2 1 0 0 1.36 3.55
Andrew Romine 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 2 4.00 27.00

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Tommy Milone 4.1 10 5 3 0 3 1 1.33 4.08
Anthony Swarzak 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.31 4.06
Ryan Pressly(W, 2-0)(HLD, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.23 2.45
Jared Burton 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 4.11
Caleb Thielbar 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.27 3.46
Brian Duensing 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.26 2.74
Pitching
WP - A Romine, R Pressly
IBB - M Cabrera (by R Pressly)
Pitches-strikes - A Romine 27-15; R Ray 35-27; B Hardy 28-17; P Coke 30-18; J Johnson 27-14; I Krol 34-19; A Alburquerque 17-7; J Chamberlain 16-9; T Milone 99-62; A Swarzak 16-9; R Pressly 9-3; J Burton 19-13; C Thielbar 19-12; B Duensing 8-6
Ground balls-fly balls - A Romine 0-4; R Ray 1-3; B Hardy 4-0; P Coke 3-1; J Johnson 2-2; I Krol 4-0; A Alburquerque 1-0; J Chamberlain 1-3; T Milone 14-4; A Swarzak 2-1; R Pressly 1-0; J Burton 1-2; C Thielbar 4-0; B Duensing 2-0
Batters faced - A Romine 7; R Ray 10; B Hardy 7; P Coke 6; J Johnson 6; I Krol 8; A Alburquerque 3; J Chamberlain 8; T Milone 25; A Swarzak 4; R Pressly 2; J Burton 5; C Thielbar 5; B Duensing 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:59.
Umpires: HP--Tom Hallion. 1B--Tripp Gibson. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Eric Cooper.
Weather: 76 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 29,394.