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Tigers Shut Down 1-0 by Red Sox, Trail ALCS 2-1

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Victor Martinez finished with two hits to earn a game grade of 89.0 (B+) but the Tigers were stymied by Boston, 1-0. Detroit posted a batting average of .188 and a wOBA of .211. On the season they have a .277 batting average and .341 wOBA.

Justin Verlander worked eight innings to earn his first loss in the playoffs after he surrendered only one run on four hits with 10 strikeouts and one walk. John Lackey (2-0) got the victory after allowing no runs on four hits over 6 2/3 innings with eight strikeouts and no walks. Mike Napoli went 1 for 4 with a home run, a run, and an RBI in the win.

The Tigers are now behind in the series by one game. The Tigers will face off against the Red Sox Wednesday in Game 4 of the ALCS at Comerica Park at 8:07 PM EDT.


Red Sox Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
B86.5M. Napoli1B4111102
B83.0S. DrewSS3100001
B82.0J. GomesLF3100002
C74.0D. OrtizDH3000010
C73.7J. EllsburyCF4100001
D64.0W. Middlebroo3B3000001
D62.0J. SaltalamacC3000003
D62.0S. VictorinoRF4000000
D-61.0D. Pedroia2B4000001

Tigers Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
B+89.0V. MartinezDH4200000
B+87.0T. HunterRF4200001
B84.1J. PeraltaSS4100000
C73.7P. Fielder1B4100001
C72.0A. JacksonCF3000012
C72.0A. AvilaC3000012
C-70.0J. IglesiasPH1000001
D+67.0A. DirksLF2000001
D63.0O. Infante2B3000002
D-60.0M. Cabrera3B4000002

Red Sox Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A+98.9J. Lackey6.20.000.6048097
A92.5K. Uehara1.10.000.7512016
C76.8C. Breslow0.20.003.0001215
C76.4J. Tazawa0.10.003.001109

Tigers Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A+97.3J. Verlander8.01.130.634101120
A94.4J. Veras0.10.000.000103
A93.7P. Coke0.10.000.000002
A93.7A. Alburquerq0.10.000.000007

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