66-84
2 - 4
87-63

Game Story

DETROIT (AP) -- Rick Porcello baffled the Seattle Mariners for six innings, and when Detroit finally added a few more runs for the young right-hander, the Tigers were one step closer to another division title.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Sea 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 1
Det 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 X 4 9 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Detroit
Torii HunterDFP
scored,
Miguel CabreraDFP
to second on wild pitch
SEA 0 - DET 1
Top 3rd: Seattle
Abraham AlmonteDFP
homered to deep right
SEA 1 - DET 1
Bottom 6th: Detroit
Víctor MartínezDFP
singled to shallow right,
Miguel CabreraDFP
scored,
Prince FielderDFP
to third
SEA 1 - DET 2
Omar InfanteDFP
singled to shallow left,
Prince FielderDFP
scored,
Víctor MartínezDFP
to second
SEA 1 - DET 3
Bottom 7th: Detroit
Torii HunterDFP
singled to shallow center,
Álex ÁvilaDFP
scored
SEA 1 - DET 4
Top 8th: Seattle
Justin SmoakDFP
singled to shallow left,
Raúl IbañezDFP
scored
SEA 2 - DET 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dustin AckleyDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .256
Abraham AlmonteDFP
RF
4 1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .313
Kyle SeagerDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .271
Kendrys MoralesDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .280
Raúl IbañezDFP
LF
3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .251
Justin SmoakDFP
1B
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .247
Mike ZuninoDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .216
Michael SaundersDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .231
Henry BlancoDFP
C
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
Nick FranklinDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .214
Carlos TriunfelDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .100
Endy ChávezDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269
Totals 34 2 7 2 1 3 13 0 15
Batting
2B - R Ibanez (20, D Smyly)
HR - A Almonte (2, 3rd inning off R Porcello 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - A Almonte (7), J Smoak (41)
2-out RBI - A Almonte, J Smoak
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Morales 1, N Franklin 1
GIDP - E Chavez
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - J Smoak (5, throw)
DP - 3 (N Franklin-C Triunfel-J Smoak, N Franklin-J Smoak, C Triunfel-N Franklin-J Smoak)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275
Torii HunterDFP
RF
4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .296
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .349
Prince FielderDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .281
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .298
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .316
Matt TuiasosopoDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Don KellyDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .231
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .223
José IglesiasDFP
SS
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .313
Totals 30 4 9 3 0 2 3 0 13
Batting
2B - O Infante (24, J Saunders)
S - J Iglesias
RBI - T Hunter (76), V Martinez (76), O Infante (46)
2-out RBI - T Hunter, V Martinez, O Infante
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1, D Kelly 1, J Iglesias 1
GIDP - T Hunter, O Infante, J Iglesias
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - O Infante (8, throw)
DP - 1 (O Infante-J Iglesias-P Fielder)

Pitching

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Joe SaundersDFP
(L, 11-15)
5.2 7 3 3 1 3 0 1.62 5.16
Tom WilhelmsenDFP
1.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.24 4.00
Oliver PérezDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.44 3.55

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Rick PorcelloDFP
(W, 13-8)
6.0 5 1 1 2 10 1 1.30 4.45
Drew SmylyDFP
(HLD, 17)
1.2 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.03 2.44
José VerasDFP
(HLD, 7)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.02 2.85
Joaquín BenoitDFP
(SV, 21)
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.04 1.94
Pitching
WP - J Saunders, R Porcello
Pitches-strikes - J Saunders 83-47; T Wilhelmsen 20-14; O Perez 12-6; R Porcello 105-70; D Smyly 29-18; J Veras 6-3; J Benoit 12-6
Ground balls-fly balls - J Saunders 13-2; T Wilhelmsen 3-1; O Perez 1-1; R Porcello 6-5; D Smyly 1-3; J Veras 0-1; J Benoit 1-0
Batters faced - J Saunders 24; T Wilhelmsen 6; O Perez 3; R Porcello 26; D Smyly 7; J Veras 1; J Benoit 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:50.
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Ron Kulpa.
Weather: 60 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 12 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 34,063.