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Game Story

Robbie Ray provided a glimpse of what the Detroit Tigers saw in him when they acquired the pitching prospect for Doug Fister. Ray gave up one run in his major league debut and got plenty of run support, especially from Miguel Cabrera, to help Detroit rout the Houston Astros 11-4 on Tuesday night...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hou 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 9 0
Det 1 0 2 1 0 0 2 5 X 11 18 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Detroit
Miguel Cabrera homered to deep left center
HOU 0 - DET 1
Bottom 3rd: Detroit
Torii Hunter hit sacrifice fly to center, Álex Ávila scored
HOU 0 - DET 2
Víctor Martínez singled to shallow left, Danny Worth scored, Ian Kinsler to second
HOU 0 - DET 3
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Danny Worth hit sacrifice fly to right, Austin Jackson scored
HOU 0 - DET 4
Top 6th: Houston
Chris Carter grounded into fielder's choice, Dexter Fowler scored, Jason Castro out at second
HOU 1 - DET 4
Bottom 7th: Detroit
Miguel Cabrera singled to right center, Ian Kinsler scored, Torii Hunter to second
HOU 1 - DET 5
J.D. Martínez hit sacrifice fly to center, Torii Hunter scored
HOU 1 - DET 6
Bottom 8th: Detroit
Danny Worth singled to shallow left, Nick Castellanos and Álex Ávila scored
HOU 1 - DET 8
Miguel Cabrera doubled to deep left center, Danny Worth and Ian Kinsler scored
HOU 1 - DET 10
J.D. Martínez singled to shallow right, Miguel Cabrera scored
HOU 1 - DET 11
Top 9th: Houston
George Springer doubled to shallow left, Chris Carter scored, Jesús Guzmán to third
HOU 2 - DET 11
Matt Domínguez singled to shallow left, Jesús Guzmán scored, George Springer to third
HOU 3 - DET 11
L.J. Hoes grounded into fielder's choice, George Springer scored, Matt Domínguez out at second
HOU 4 - DET 11

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José Altuve2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
Dexter FowlerCF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .248
Jason CastroC 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .214
Chris CarterDH 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .170
Jesús Guzmán1B 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .203
George SpringerRF 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222
Matt Domínguez3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .227
L.J. HoesLF 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 .128
Jonathan VillarSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250
Marwin GonzálezPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .281
Totals 35 4 9 4 0 1 8 0 17
Batting
2B - J Altuve (9, R Ray); G Springer (3, J Miller)
RBI - C Carter (13), G Springer (6), M Dominguez (11), L Hoes (2)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Guzman 1
GIDP - J Guzman, M Dominguez
Team LOB - 5

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian Kinsler2B 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .308
Torii HunterRF 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .333
Don KellyRF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
Miguel Cabrera1B 5 2 4 4 1 0 0 0 2 .293
Andrew RomineSS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
Víctor MartínezDH 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 .320
J.D. MartínezLF 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 4 .273
Austin JacksonCF 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 .289
Nick Castellanos3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .244
Álex ÁvilaC 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .238
Danny WorthSS-1B 3 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Totals 38 11 18 11 1 1 6 1 17
Batting
2B - T Hunter (8, B Oberholtzer); M Cabrera (11, J Fields); A Avila (5, J Fields)
HR - M Cabrera (3, 1st inning off B Oberholtzer 0 on, 2 Out)
SF - T Hunter, J Martinez, D Worth
RBI - T Hunter (20), M Cabrera 4 (23), V Martinez (17), J Martinez 2 (6), D Worth 3 (4)
2-out RBI - M Cabrera, V Martinez, J Martinez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Martinez 1, A Jackson 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - A Jackson (4, 3rd base off B Oberholtzer/J Castro)
CS - T Hunter (1, 3rd base by B Oberholtzer/J Castro)
Fielding
E - D Worth (1, field)
DP - 2 (D Worth-M Cabrera, D Worth-I Kinsler-M Cabrera)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brett Oberholtzer(L, 0-6) 6.0 9 4 4 1 4 1 1.58 5.68
José Cisnero 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 2.57 9.64
Josh Fields 0.2 6 5 5 0 2 0 2.08 12.00
Darin Downs 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.75 0.00

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Robbie Ray(W, 1-0) 5.1 5 1 1 1 5 0 1.13 1.69
Evan Reed(HLD, 2) 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.25 3.00
Al Alburquerque 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.42 4.50
Justin Miller 1.0 3 3 1 0 1 0 1.11 2.84
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - B Oberholtzer 105-66; J Cisnero 26-18; J Fields 27-22; D Downs 4-3; R Ray 86-55; E Reed 13-7; A Alburquerque 12-8; J Miller 27-18
Ground balls-fly balls - B Oberholtzer 6-11; J Cisnero 2-1; J Fields 1-0; D Downs 1-0; R Ray 5-8; E Reed 3-1; A Alburquerque 0-1; J Miller 3-0
Batters faced - B Oberholtzer 27; J Cisnero 6; J Fields 8; D Downs 1; R Ray 22; E Reed 4; A Alburquerque 3; J Miller 7
Game Details
Game Time: 3:27.
Umpires: HP--Andy Fletcher. 1B--Seth Buckminster. 2B--Mike Muchlinski. 3B--Mike Winters.
Weather: 61 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 27,939.