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Game Story

Max Scherzer could have probably pitched one more inning after breezing through the first eight. Detroit's powerful offense made that unnecessary. Scherzer allowed two hits and struck out seven, and the Tigers backed their star right-hander with three early homers in an 8-1 victory over the Tampa ...
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TB 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
Det 5 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 X 8 15 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Tampa Bay
Evan Longoria hit sacrifice fly to right, Desmond Jennings scored, Matt Joyce to second
TB 1 - DET 0
Bottom 1st: Detroit
Ian Kinsler homered to deep left, Austin Jackson scored
TB 1 - DET 2
Víctor Martínez homered to deep left center, Miguel Cabrera scored
TB 1 - DET 4
Torii Hunter homered to deep left center
TB 1 - DET 5
Bottom 2nd: Detroit
J.D. Martínez singled to center, Miguel Cabrera scored, Víctor Martínez to second
TB 1 - DET 6
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Torii Hunter singled to center, Miguel Cabrera scored, J.D. Martínez to third
TB 1 - DET 7
Bottom 6th: Detroit
J.D. Martínez grounded into fielder's choice, Miguel Cabrera scored, Víctor Martínez out at second
TB 1 - DET 8

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsCF 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .241
Ben ZobristSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Matt JoyceLF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .268
Evan Longoria3B 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261
James Loney1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .280
Vince BelnomeDH 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .000
Kevin KiermaierRF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .290
Ryan HaniganC 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .223
Cole Figueroa2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .150
Totals 28 1 2 1 0 1 8 0 2
Batting
2B - D Jennings (20, M Scherzer)
SF - E Longoria
RBI - E Longoria (38)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Loney 1
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
DP - 2 (E Longoria-C Figueroa-J Loney, B Zobrist-C Figueroa-J Loney)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonCF 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247
Ian Kinsler2B 5 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 1 .306
Miguel Cabrera1B 4 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 .316
Víctor MartínezDH 3 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 .327
J.D. MartínezLF 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .320
Torii HunterRF 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 3 .260
Nick Castellanos3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .271
Álex ÁvilaC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .230
Eugenio SuárezSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .280
Totals 37 8 15 8 3 2 5 0 14
Batting
2B - M Cabrera 2 (32, E Bedard, C Ramos)
HR - I Kinsler (11, 1st inning off E Bedard 1 on, 0 Out), V Martinez (21, 1st inning off E Bedard 1 on, 0 Out), T Hunter (10, 1st inning off E Bedard 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - I Kinsler 2 (45), V Martinez 2 (54), J Martinez 2 (36), T Hunter 2 (44)
2-out RBI - J Martinez, T Hunter
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 1, N Castellanos 1
GIDP - I Kinsler, E Suarez
Team LOB - 7

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Erik Bedard(L, 4-6) 2.0 8 6 6 2 0 3 1.49 4.82
César Ramos 3.1 6 2 2 0 3 0 1.43 4.18
Kirby Yates 2.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.14 2.19

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Max Scherzer(W, 10-3) 8.0 2 1 1 1 7 0 1.19 3.47
Chad Smith 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.42 5.68
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - E Bedard 53-32; C Ramos 53-36; K Yates 39-24; M Scherzer 106-75; C Smith 13-9
Ground balls-fly balls - E Bedard 2-5; C Ramos 8-4; K Yates 2-3; M Scherzer 6-8; C Smith 0-2
Batters faced - E Bedard 15; C Ramos 16; K Yates 8; M Scherzer 27; C Smith 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:41.
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Quinn Wolcott. 2B--Mark Carlson. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Weather: 74 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 33,908.