7-8
5 - 7
7-5

Game Story

Ian Kinsler's first few weeks with Detroit have been just what the Tigers were hoping for. Kinsler homered and drove in four runs, and the Tigers held on for a 7-5 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday. Kinsler has settled into Detroit's leadoff spot nicely after the Tigers traded Prince ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cle 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 5 10 2
Det 0 0 0 1 4 1 0 1 X 7 9 3

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Cleveland
David Murphy singled to shallow left center, Asdrubal Cabrera scored
CLE 1 - DET 0
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Austin Jackson hit sacrifice fly to center, Miguel Cabrera scored
CLE 1 - DET 1
Top 5th: Cleveland
Michael Brantley singled to right, Michael Bourn and Mike Avilés scored, Carlos Santana to third, Michael Brantley to second advancing on throw
CLE 3 - DET 1
Bottom 5th: Detroit
Ian Kinsler homered to deep left center, Álex Ávila and Álex González scored
CLE 3 - DET 4
Austin Jackson hit sacrifice fly to left center, Torii Hunter scored
CLE 3 - DET 5
Bottom 6th: Detroit
Ian Kinsler singled to shallow center, Rajai Davis scored
CLE 3 - DET 6
Top 7th: Cleveland
Michael Brantley homered to deep right, Mike Avilés scored
CLE 5 - DET 6
Bottom 8th: Detroit
Rajai Davis singled to second, Andrew Romine scored
CLE 5 - DET 7

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournCF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 3 .125
Nick Swisher1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 .164
Jason Kipnis2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .212
Mike Avilés2B 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 .257
Carlos Santana3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 .157
Michael BrantleyLF 5 1 2 4 1 0 1 0 0 .286
Asdrubal CabreraSS 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .218
David MurphyRF 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .279
Yan GomesC 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .267
Lonnie ChisenhallDH 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .522
Totals 36 5 10 5 1 5 11 3 19
Batting
HR - M Brantley (2, 7th inning off I Krol 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - M Brantley 4 (14), D Murphy (12)
2-out RBI - M Brantley 2, D Murphy
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Swisher 2, J Kipnis 2, A Cabrera 2
GIDP - J Kipnis, Y Gomes
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - M Bourn (1, 2nd base off A Alburquerque/A Avila), M Aviles 2 (3, 2nd base off J Verlander/A Avila, 2nd base off A Alburquerque/A Avila)
CS - M Bourn (1, 2nd base by J Chamberlain/A Avila)
Fielding
E - Y Gomes (4, throw); C Lee (1, throw)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian Kinsler2B 5 1 2 4 1 0 0 1 2 .327
Torii HunterRF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
Miguel Cabrera1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Víctor MartínezDH 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .317
Austin JacksonCF 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .295
Nick Castellanos3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .242
Andrew RominePR-SS 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .083
Álex ÁvilaC 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 4 .172
Álex GonzálezSS-3B 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .167
Rajai DavisLF 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .333
Totals 30 7 9 7 1 4 4 2 10
Batting
2B - M Cabrera (4, D Salazar)
HR - I Kinsler (2, 5th inning off D Salazar 2 on, 1 Out)
SF - A Jackson 2
RBI - I Kinsler 4 (8), A Jackson 2 (6), R Davis (5)
2-out RBI - R Davis
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Avila 2
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - I Kinsler (3, 2nd base off B Wood/Y Gomes), A Romine (1, 3rd base off S Atchison/Y Gomes)
CS - I Kinsler (1, 3rd base by B Wood/Y Gomes)
Fielding
E - N Castellanos (1, field); A Gonzalez (3, throw); J Verlander (1, field)
DP - 2 (A Gonzalez-I Kinsler-M Cabrera, I Kinsler-M Cabrera)

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny Salazar(L, 0-2) 4.2 6 5 5 3 3 1 1.93 7.71
C.C. Lee 0.2 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.33 3.00
Blake Wood 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.06 8.44
Bryan Shaw 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 2.45
Scott Atchison 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0.41 1.23

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Justin Verlander(W, 2-1) 5.0 6 3 0 4 7 0 1.35 2.08
Phil Coke(HLD, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.14 11.57
Al Alburquerque(HLD, 1) 0.2 0 1 1 1 1 0 1.50 5.06
Ian Krol(HLD, 3) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.00 3.60
Joba Chamberlain(HLD, 1) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.69 5.06
Joe Nathan(SV, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.94 7.94
Pitching
IBB - V Martinez (by D Salazar)
HBP - R Davis (by C Lee)
Pitches-strikes - D Salazar 82-49; C Lee 25-13; B Wood 4-2; B Shaw 12-7; S Atchison 15-10; J Verlander 113-74; P Coke 13-10; A Alburquerque 15-8; I Krol 9-7; J Chamberlain 15-10; J Nathan 18-11
Ground balls-fly balls - D Salazar 4-8; C Lee 0-2; B Wood 0-1; B Shaw 2-1; S Atchison 3-0; J Verlander 7-3; P Coke 3-1; A Alburquerque 0-1; I Krol 1-2; J Chamberlain 1-0; J Nathan 0-2
Batters faced - D Salazar 23; C Lee 5; B Wood 1; B Shaw 3; S Atchison 5; J Verlander 24; P Coke 4; A Alburquerque 3; I Krol 3; J Chamberlain 4; J Nathan 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:38.
Umpires: HP--Lance Barrett. 1B--Dana DeMuth. 2B--Toby Basner. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Weather: 57 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 25,990.