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13 - 4
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Game Story

With Miguel Cabrera on the bench and Max Scherzer struggling, the Detroit Tigers still found a way to win big. Victor Martinez homered and had four RBIs, to lead Detroit to a 13-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday. Rajai Davis also connected for the Tigers, who have won two straight to...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 0 0 3 0 2 2 2 4 0 13 18 0
Min 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 12 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Detroit
Ian KinslerDFP
singled to shallow left,
Eugenio SuárezDFP
scored,
Rajai DavisDFP
to third
DET 1 - MIN 0
Torii HunterDFP
singled to shallow right,
Rajai DavisDFP
scored,
Ian KinslerDFP
to third
DET 2 - MIN 0
Víctor MartínezDFP
safe at first on second baseman
Brian DozierDFP
's throwing error,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored,
Torii HunterDFP
to second
DET 3 - MIN 0
Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
Danny SantanaDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Eduardo EscobarDFP
and
Jordan SchaferDFP
scored
DET 3 - MIN 2
Brian DozierDFP
singled to shallow center,
Danny SantanaDFP
scored
DET 3 - MIN 3
Top 5th: Detroit
Víctor MartínezDFP
singled to deep left,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored,
Torii HunterDFP
to second
DET 4 - MIN 3
Álex ÁvilaDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Torii HunterDFP
scored,
Víctor MartínezDFP
to third,
J.D. MartínezDFP
out at second
DET 5 - MIN 3
Top 6th: Detroit
Víctor MartínezDFP
homered to deep left,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored
DET 7 - MIN 3
Top 7th: Detroit
Rajai DavisDFP
homered to deep left,
Don KellyDFP
scored
DET 9 - MIN 3
Bottom 7th: Minnesota
Kurt SuzukiDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Kennys VargasDFP
scored,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
to third
DET 9 - MIN 4
Top 8th: Detroit
Eugenio SuárezDFP
singled to shallow left,
Nick CastellanosDFP
scored,
Álex ÁvilaDFP
to second
DET 10 - MIN 4
Torii HunterDFP
tripled to right,
Álex ÁvilaDFP
,
Eugenio SuárezDFP
and
Don KellyDFP
scored
DET 13 - MIN 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Rajai DavisDFP
CF-LF
6 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 5 .280
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
5 3 2 1 0 1 2 1 3 .282
Andrew RomineDFP
2B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
Torii HunterDFP
RF
5 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 .275
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
6 1 3 4 1 0 0 0 1 .328
J.D. MartínezDFP
LF
4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 .306
Ezequiel CarreraDFP
CF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
Nick CastellanosDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 3 .263
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
5 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 .222
Eugenio SuárezDFP
SS
5 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 4 .263
Don KellyDFP
1B
3 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 .244
Totals 44 13 18 13 2 8 7 1 26
Batting
2B - J Martinez (24, B Duensing)
3B - T Hunter (2, C Fien)
HR - R Davis (7, 7th inning off S Deduno 1 on, 0 Out), V Martinez (25, 6th inning off B Duensing 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - R Davis 2 (41), I Kinsler (69), T Hunter 4 (69), V Martinez 4 (84), A Avila (36), E Suarez (18)
2-out RBI - T Hunter 3, V Martinez 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Davis 1, V Martinez 1, E Suarez 2, D Kelly 2
GIDP - J Martinez
Team LOB - 13
Running
SB - I Kinsler (14, 2nd base off B Duensing/K Suzuki)
CS - J Martinez (3, 2nd base by K Gibson/K Suzuki)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDFP
CF
5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 .324
Brian DozierDFP
2B
3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 3 .236
Eduardo NúñezDFP
PH-2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
Joe MauerDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .277
Chris ParmeleeDFP
1B
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
Kennys VargasDFP
DH
5 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .337
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
RF
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 6 .226
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .252
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .295
Eric FryerDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .217
Eduardo EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .281
Jordan SchaferDFP
LF
3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .302
Totals 39 4 12 4 0 2 9 0 26
Batting
2B - D Santana (17, M Scherzer); T Plouffe (37, P Coke); J Schafer (4, M Scherzer)
RBI - D Santana 2 (34), B Dozier (58), K Suzuki (51)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Santana 2, J Mauer 2, O Arcia 1, T Plouffe 1, E Fryer 1, E Escobar 1
Team LOB - 12
Fielding
E - B Dozier (11, throw)
DP - 1 (T Plouffe-B Dozier-J Mauer)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Max ScherzerDFP
(W, 15-4)
5.0 7 3 3 1 4 0 1.14 3.13
Al AlburquerqueDFP
0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.24 2.70
Phil CokeDFP
(HLD, 5)
0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.50 4.37
Jim JohnsonDFP
1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.08 7.31
Patrick McCoyDFP
1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 2.70 5.40

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle GibsonDFP
(L, 11-10)
4.2 8 5 5 4 5 0 1.29 4.31
Brian DuensingDFP
1.1 2 2 2 3 0 1 1.33 3.04
Samuel DedunoDFP
1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 1.45 4.62
Casey FienDFP
1.0 5 4 4 0 1 0 1.10 3.29
Glen PerkinsDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.07 2.44
Pitching
WP - M Scherzer, K Gibson
IBB - N Castellanos (by B Duensing)
HBP - T Plouffe (by M Scherzer); K Suzuki (by A Alburquerque); T Hunter (by K Gibson)
Pitches-strikes - M Scherzer 112-76; A Alburquerque 27-15; P Coke 20-12; J Johnson 22-16; P McCoy 21-14; K Gibson 95-59; B Duensing 29-14; S Deduno 25-11; C Fien 34-20; G Perkins 13-9
Ground balls-fly balls - M Scherzer 10-5; A Alburquerque 1-0; P Coke 0-1; J Johnson 2-2; P McCoy 3-0; K Gibson 9-1; B Duensing 2-3; S Deduno 0-1; C Fien 3-2; G Perkins 1-2
Batters faced - M Scherzer 24; A Alburquerque 5; P Coke 4; J Johnson 5; P McCoy 5; K Gibson 26; B Duensing 9; S Deduno 6; C Fien 8; G Perkins 4
Game Details
Game Time: 4:10.
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Tripp Gibson. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Weather: 81 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 23,983.