69-91
11 - 4
89-71

Game Story

DETROIT (AP) -- Rick Porcello can finally close the book on a rough September.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 3 0 1 2 0 4 0 1 0 11 15 1
Det 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 4 10 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Minnesota
Brian Dozier singled to left, Danny Santana scored
MIN 1 - DET 0
Oswaldo Arcia homered (361 ft.) to deep right, Brian Dozier scored
MIN 3 - DET 0
Top 3rd: Minnesota
Brian Dozier homered (367 ft.) to deep left
MIN 4 - DET 0
Top 4th: Minnesota
Brian Dozier reached on Nick Castellanos's throwing error, Chris Herrmann and Aaron Hicks scored, Brian Dozier to second
MIN 6 - DET 0
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Víctor Martínez singled to right, Miguel Cabrera scored
MIN 6 - DET 1
Bottom 5th: Detroit
Ian Kinsler singled to left, Andrew Romine scored
MIN 6 - DET 2
Miguel Cabrera singled to left center, Ian Kinsler scored, Torii Hunter to second
MIN 6 - DET 3
Top 6th: Minnesota
Eduardo Escobar doubled to right, Aaron Hicks scored
MIN 7 - DET 3
Brian Dozier singled to left center, Eduardo Escobar scored, Danny Santana to second
MIN 8 - DET 3
Kurt Suzuki singled to left center, Danny Santana and Brian Dozier scored, Kennys Vargas to second
MIN 10 - DET 3
Bottom 7th: Detroit
Miguel Cabrera homered (416 ft.) to deep left center
MIN 10 - DET 4
Top 8th: Minnesota
Oswaldo Arcia singled to shallow center, Doug Bernier scored
MIN 11 - DET 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaSS 6 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 3 .321
Brian Dozier2B 5 3 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 .243
Joe Mauer1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .276
Kennys VargasDH 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .276
Doug BernierPR-DH 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Oswaldo ArciaRF 4 1 2 3 1 1 1 0 3 .231
Kurt SuzukiC 5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 3 .288
Chris HerrmannLF 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .191
Aaron HicksCF 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .217
Eduardo Escobar3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .271
Totals 41 11 15 9 2 4 8 0 17
Batting
2B - D Santana (27, R Porcello); J Mauer (27, R Porcello); K Vargas (10, P Coke); C Herrmann (3, R Porcello); E Escobar (35, K Ryan)
HR - B Dozier (22, 3rd inning off R Porcello 0 on, 1 Out), O Arcia (20, 1st inning off R Porcello 1 on, 2 Out)
S - E Escobar
RBI - B Dozier 3 (69), O Arcia 3 (57), K Suzuki 2 (61), E Escobar (31)
2-out RBI - O Arcia 2, K Suzuki 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Vargas 1, K Suzuki 1, C Herrmann 1
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - J Mauer (3, throw)
DP - 1 (E Escobar-B Dozier-J Mauer)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian Kinsler2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .274
Hernán Pérez2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Torii HunterRF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288
Tyler CollinsLF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261
Miguel Cabrera1B 4 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .315
Don Kelly1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242
Víctor MartínezDH 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .336
J.D. MartínezLF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .317
Steven MoyàRF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429
Nick Castellanos3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .259
Eugenio Suárez3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
Álex ÁvilaC 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .220
James McCannC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
Andrew RomineSS 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .224
Rajai DavisCF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .283
Ezequiel CarreraCF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
Totals 37 4 10 4 1 2 2 0 16
Batting
2B - M Cabrera (52, A Swarzak); E Carrera (4, A Thompson)
HR - M Cabrera (25, 7th inning off A Achter 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - I Kinsler (90), M Cabrera 2 (109), V Martinez (103)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 1, D Kelly 1, J Martinez 1, A Avila 1
GIDP - I Kinsler
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - N Castellanos (15, throw)
Outfield assists - T Hunter
DP - 1 (T Hunter-M Cabrera)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Anthony Swarzak 4.1 7 3 3 1 1 0 1.49 4.60
A.J. Achter(W, 1-0) 2.0 2 1 1 1 0 1 1.55 3.27
Lester Oliveros 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.59 7.94
Aaron Thompson 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.36 2.45

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Rick Porcello(L, 15-13) 3.2 6 6 4 3 6 2 1.23 3.43
Kyle Ryan 1.1 3 3 3 0 1 0 1.16 2.61
Jim Johnson 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.94 7.13
Blaine Hardy 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.30 2.11
Anibal Sánchez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.10 3.43
Phil Coke 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.49 3.90
Al Alburquerque 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.19 2.56
Pitching
IBB - J Mauer (by R Porcello); K Vargas (by B Hardy); O Arcia (by R Porcello)
BALK - K Ryan
Pitches-strikes - A Swarzak 72-50; A Achter 33-22; L Oliveros 15-11; A Thompson 10-8; R Porcello 70-42; K Ryan 27-17; J Johnson 1-1; B Hardy 22-11; A Sanchez 14-8; P Coke 11-7; A Alburquerque 10-7
Ground balls-fly balls - A Swarzak 10-5; A Achter 2-6; L Oliveros 1-2; A Thompson 1-2; R Porcello 7-3; K Ryan 5-0; J Johnson 1-0; B Hardy 3-1; A Sanchez 3-1; P Coke 1-0; A Alburquerque 0-1
Batters faced - A Swarzak 21; A Achter 9; L Oliveros 5; A Thompson 4; R Porcello 21; K Ryan 7; J Johnson 1; B Hardy 5; A Sanchez 4; P Coke 4; A Alburquerque 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:23.
Umpires: HP--Lance Barrett. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Ed Hickox. 3B--Ron Kulpa.
Weather: 71 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 5 mph, In From Left.
Attendance: 35,178.