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Game Story

Those Martinez sluggers in the middle of the Detroit Tigers' lineup keep coming up big. Most everyone already knew about Victor. Now they are getting familiar with J.D. The unrelated players homered on consecutive pitches by different Texas pitchers in the fifth, after back-to-back doubles in a...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 3 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 8 11 2
Tex 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 6 9 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Detroit
Miguel Cabrera hit sacrifice fly to right, Rajai Davis scored
DET 1 - TEX 0
Víctor Martínez doubled to deep left center, Ian Kinsler scored
DET 2 - TEX 0
J.D. Martínez doubled to deep center, Víctor Martínez scored
DET 3 - TEX 0
Top 3rd: Detroit
Miguel Cabrera doubled to shallow right, Ian Kinsler scored
DET 4 - TEX 0
Torii Hunter singled to left, Miguel Cabrera scored, J.D. Martínez to second
DET 5 - TEX 0
Bottom 4th: Texas
Adrián Béltre doubled to left center, Shin-soo Choo scored
DET 5 - TEX 1
Michael Choice safe at first on third baseman Nick Castellanos's fielding error, Adrián Béltre scored
DET 5 - TEX 2
Robinson Chirinos singled to center, Carlos Peña scored, Michael Choice to second
DET 5 - TEX 3
Top 5th: Detroit
Víctor Martínez homered to deep center
DET 6 - TEX 3
J.D. Martínez homered to deep right center
DET 7 - TEX 3
Bottom 6th: Texas
Carlos Peña homered to right
DET 7 - TEX 4
Bottom 7th: Texas
Álex Ríos hit sacrifice fly to left, Elvis Andrus scored
DET 7 - TEX 5
Top 8th: Detroit
Eugenio Suárez doubled to deep left, Don Kelly scored, Bryan Holaday to third, Bryan Holaday out at home, Eugenio Suárez to third advancing on throw
DET 8 - TEX 5
Bottom 9th: Texas
Adrián Béltre singled to center, Shin-soo Choo scored
DET 8 - TEX 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Rajai DavisCF 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .278
Ian Kinsler2B 3 2 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 .299
Miguel Cabrera1B 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 3 .317
Víctor MartínezDH 5 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 .330
J.D. MartínezLF 4 1 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 .320
Torii HunterRF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .266
Nick Castellanos3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .263
Don KellyPR-3B 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
Bryan HoladayC 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .290
Eugenio SuárezSS 2 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .280
Totals 34 8 11 8 2 6 6 0 13
Batting
2B - I Kinsler (24, J Saunders); M Cabrera (27, J Saunders); V Martinez (19, J Saunders); J Martinez (13, J Saunders); E Suarez (3, N Cotts)
3B - R Davis (1, J Saunders)
HR - V Martinez (20, 5th inning off J Saunders 0 on, 0 Out), J Martinez (9, 5th inning off S Tolleson 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - M Cabrera
RBI - M Cabrera 2 (63), V Martinez 2 (52), J Martinez 2 (31), T Hunter (36), E Suarez (7)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Davis 1, N Castellanos 1, B Holaday 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
CS - E Suarez (1, 2nd base by J Saunders/R Chirinos)
Fielding
E - N Castellanos (6, field); B Holaday (4, field)
PB - B Holaday

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Leonys MartínCF 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .270
Elvis AndrusSS 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .268
Shin-soo ChooDH 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .247
Adrián Béltre3B 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 .328
Álex RíosRF 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 .312
Carlos Peña1B 5 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .222
Michael ChoiceLF 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .186
Robinson ChirinosC 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237
Rougned Odor2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .282
Totals 37 6 9 6 1 2 10 1 17
Batting
2B - S Choo (12, J Nathan); A Beltre (17, A Sanchez); R Chirinos (8, A Sanchez)
HR - C Pena (1, 6th inning off A Sanchez 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - A Rios
RBI - A Beltre 2 (38), A Rios (34), C Pena (1), M Choice (28), R Chirinos (22)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Martin 2, E Andrus 1, C Pena 2
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - A Beltre (1, 2nd base off A Alburquerque/B Holaday)
Fielding
Outfield assists - M Choice
DP - 1 (R Odor)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Anibal Sánchez(W, 5-2) 5.1 6 4 4 1 5 1 0.96 2.64
Blaine Hardy(HLD, 2) 1.0 0 1 1 1 3 0 0.67 1.50
Al Alburquerque(HLD, 11) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.21 3.10
Phil Coke(HLD, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.59 5.53
Joba Chamberlain(HLD, 15) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.10 2.76
Joe Nathan(SV, 16) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.60 6.28

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Joe Saunders(L, 0-4) 4.0 7 6 6 5 2 1 2.05 5.19
Shawn Tolleson 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.20 3.52
Jason Frasor 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.16 2.16
Neal Cotts 2.0 3 1 1 1 2 0 1.36 3.55
Pitching
WP - A Sanchez, J Chamberlain
HBP - A Beltre (by A Sanchez); R Chirinos (by A Sanchez)
Pitches-strikes - A Sanchez 109-68; B Hardy 22-14; A Alburquerque 6-4; P Coke 2-2; J Chamberlain 16-10; J Nathan 18-12; J Saunders 84-42; S Tolleson 25-15; J Frasor 10-7; N Cotts 31-21
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sanchez 10-3; B Hardy 0-0; A Alburquerque 1-0; P Coke 0-0; J Chamberlain 1-1; J Nathan 2-0; J Saunders 3-9; S Tolleson 2-3; J Frasor 2-1; N Cotts 2-3
Batters faced - A Sanchez 26; B Hardy 4; A Alburquerque 2; P Coke 1; J Chamberlain 4; J Nathan 5; J Saunders 22; S Tolleson 7; J Frasor 3; N Cotts 9
Game Details
Game Time: 3:38.
Umpires: HP--Todd Tichenor. 1B--Clint Fagan. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Tim Welke.
Weather: 79 degrees, Overcast.
Wind: 5 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 34,254.