67-56
8 - 6
61-64

Game Story

The Detroit Tigers found a way to win a wild, long game against Tampa Bay. Victor Martinez drew a tiebreaking bases-loaded walk during a three-run 11th inning and the Tigers beat the Rays 8-6 on Tuesday night. Ian Kinsler opened the 11th with a triple off Grant Balfour (1-5), a flare to right that...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Det 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 3 8 10 0
TB 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 8 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
James LoneyDFP
homered to deep right,
Ben ZobristDFP
and
Evan LongoriaDFP
scored
DET 0 - TB 3
Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
Ben ZobristDFP
singled to center,
Vince BelnomeDFP
scored,
Kevin KiermaierDFP
to third
DET 0 - TB 4
Top 5th: Detroit
Ian KinslerDFP
walked,
Nick CastellanosDFP
scored,
Andrew RomineDFP
to third,
Rajai DavisDFP
to second
DET 1 - TB 4
Torii HunterDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Andrew RomineDFP
scored,
Rajai DavisDFP
out at third,
Ian KinslerDFP
to second
DET 2 - TB 4
Miguel CabreraDFP
singled to center,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored,
Torii HunterDFP
to third
DET 3 - TB 4
Top 6th: Detroit
Rajai DavisDFP
singled to center,
Álex ÁvilaDFP
scored,
Andrew RomineDFP
to third
DET 4 - TB 4
Top 8th: Detroit
J.D. MartínezDFP
homered to deep center
DET 5 - TB 4
Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
Vince BelnomeDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Evan LongoriaDFP
scored,
Seán RodríguezDFP
to third,
Yunel EscobarDFP
to second
DET 5 - TB 5
Top 11th: Detroit
Víctor MartínezDFP
walked,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored,
Torii HunterDFP
to third,
Miguel CabreraDFP
to second
DET 6 - TB 5
Torii HunterDFP
scored,
Miguel CabreraDFP
to third,
Víctor MartínezDFP
to second on wild pitch
DET 7 - TB 5
Bryan HoladayDFP
hit sacrifice fly to center,
Miguel CabreraDFP
scored
DET 8 - TB 5
Bottom 11th: Tampa Bay
Evan LongoriaDFP
singled to shallow left,
Ben ZobristDFP
scored,
Logan ForsytheDFP
to second
DET 8 - TB 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
5 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 4 .284
Torii HunterDFP
RF
5 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 2 .270
Miguel CabreraDFP
1B
4 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .308
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
5 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 5 .322
J.D. MartínezDFP
LF
5 1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .306
Ezequiel CarreraDFP
PR-CF
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .188
Nick CastellanosDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .262
Don KellyDFP
3B
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .244
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .223
Eugenio SuárezDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .233
Bryan HoladayDFP
C
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239
Andrew RomineDFP
SS
5 1 2 0 0 1 1 1 3 .221
Rajai DavisDFP
CF-LF
4 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 2 .289
Totals 42 8 10 7 1 10 13 2 23
Batting
2B - I Kinsler (33, J McGee); T Hunter (23, C Archer)
3B - I Kinsler (3, G Balfour)
HR - J Martinez (17, 8th inning off J Peralta 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - B Holaday
RBI - I Kinsler (65), T Hunter (65), M Cabrera (87), V Martinez (74), J Martinez (55), B Holaday (10), R Davis (39)
2-out RBI - M Cabrera, R Davis
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 2, V Martinez 2, J Martinez 1, A Romine 1, R Davis 1
GIDP - I Kinsler
Team LOB - 12
Running
SB - A Romine (7, 2nd base off C Archer/C Casali), R Davis (31, 2nd base off K Yates/C Casali)

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .241
Ben ZobristDFP
2B-LF
3 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 .281
Matt JoyceDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .278
Logan ForsytheDFP
PH-2B
1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .247
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
3 2 1 1 0 3 1 0 1 .253
James LoneyDFP
1B
4 1 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 .288
Seán RodríguezDFP
PR-1B
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .218
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .254
Vince BelnomeDFP
DH
3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .100
Curt CasaliDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .178
Brandon GuyerDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .272
José MolinaDFP
C
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .186
Kevin KiermaierDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .264
Totals 38 6 8 6 1 8 12 0 18
Batting
2B - V Belnome (1, M Scherzer)
HR - J Loney (7, 1st inning off M Scherzer 2 on, 2 Out)
S - S Rodriguez, C Casali
SF - V Belnome
RBI - B Zobrist (39), E Longoria (67), J Loney 3 (59), V Belnome (1)
2-out RBI - B Zobrist, E Longoria, J Loney 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Joyce 1, S Rodriguez 1, B Guyer 2, J Molina 1
Team LOB - 11
Fielding
E - J Loney (5, throw)
DP - 1 (E Longoria-B Zobrist-J Loney)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Max ScherzerDFP
7.0 4 4 4 3 9 1 1.13 3.07
Joba ChamberlainDFP
(BS, 4)
1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.29 3.26
Al AlburquerqueDFP
0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.18 2.76
Blaine HardyDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.25 1.93
Jim JohnsonDFP
(W, 5-2)
1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2.10 7.07
Joe NathanDFP
(SV, 26)
1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.61 5.28

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Chris ArcherDFP
5.2 5 4 1 5 6 0 1.30 3.17
Kirby YatesDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.08 2.16
Brad BoxbergerDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.78 1.83
Joel PeraltaDFP
1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.16 3.96
Jake McGeeDFP
2.0 3 0 0 1 3 0 0.91 1.40
Grant BalfourDFP
(L, 1-5)
0.0 1 3 3 3 0 0 1.64 5.48
Jeff BeliveauDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.20 2.03
Pitching
WP - J Beliveau
IBB - V Belnome (by J Johnson); M Cabrera 2 (by J McGee, by G Balfour)
HBP - B Zobrist (by M Scherzer)
Pitches-strikes - M Scherzer 112-74; J Chamberlain 22-14; A Alburquerque 17-11; B Hardy 7-4; J Johnson 25-15; J Nathan 21-13; C Archer 107-59; K Yates 6-3; B Boxberger 20-14; J Peralta 14-10; J McGee 35-21; G Balfour 14-2; J Beliveau 19-13
Ground balls-fly balls - M Scherzer 5-7; J Chamberlain 2-1; A Alburquerque 1-1; B Hardy 0-0; J Johnson 1-0; J Nathan 1-1; C Archer 9-3; K Yates 0-1; B Boxberger 1-1; J Peralta 1-2; J McGee 1-1; G Balfour 0-1; J Beliveau 0-1
Batters faced - M Scherzer 29; J Chamberlain 6; A Alburquerque 3; B Hardy 1; J Johnson 5; J Nathan 6; C Archer 27; K Yates 1; B Boxberger 3; J Peralta 4; J McGee 10; G Balfour 4; J Beliveau 4
Game Details
Game Time: 4:42.
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Will Little. 3B--Gerry Davis.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 14,331.