Tigers Allow Twins to Sneak By 7-6

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Bryan Holaday went 2-2 with one home run but the Tigers were downed by Minnesota, 7-6.

With the score tied 2-2 in the top of the fifth and the Twins batting, Ryan Doumit homered off starter Justin Verlander, scoring Justin Morneau and Chris Herrmann. With the game again even at 6-6 in the top of the eighth, the Twins took the lead for good when Herrmann drove in Doug Bernier with a double off Drew Smyly.

Verlander (12-9) put in seven innings of work for a no-decision after he was tagged for six runs on 10 hits with six strikeouts and three walks. Working 2/3 of an inning in relief, Bruce Rondon (1-2) was charged with his second loss of the year, walking one. Casey Fien (3-2) got the win, going one inning and allowing no runs on one hit with no strikeouts and no walks. Holaday was tops in the batter's box for the Tigers, going 2 for 2 with a home run, two runs, two RBIs, and a walk. Austin Jackson also had a great game, going 2 for 4 with a home run, two runs, and three RBIs. Herrmann finished 3 for 5 with two doubles, a run, and two RBIs in the win.

The Tigers lost the home series two games to one. They will face off against the Mets Friday at Citi Field at 7:10 PM EDT.


Twins Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

98.0

C. Herrmann

C

5

3

1

0

2

0

0

A

93.6

R. Doumit

RF

5

2

1

1

3

0

1

A-

90.7

B. Dozier

2B

5

2

1

0

1

0

0

B+

87.4

D. Bernier

SS

3

1

2

0

0

1

0

C

74.7

W. Ramirez

LF

4

1

0

0

1

0

1

C

73.7

C. Thomas

CF

4

1

0

0

0

0

1

C

73.3

J. Morneau

1B

3

0

1

0

0

2

1

C-

70.0

T. Plouffe

3B

5

1

0

0

0

0

1

D+

68.3

J. Willingham

DH

4

0

1

0

0

1

3


Tigers Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

102.9

B. Holaday

C

2

2

2

1

2

1

0

A

96.6

A. Jackson

CF

4

2

2

1

3

0

1

A

94.2

P. Fielder

1B

5

3

0

0

1

0

0

A-

90.0

O. Infante

2B

4

2

1

0

0

0

0

B

84.1

J. Iglesias

SS

4

1

1

0

0

0

1

C

73.7

M. Tuiasosopo

LF

4

1

0

0

0

0

1

C

72.3

T. Hunter

RF

3

0

0

0

0

1

1

C-

71.0

V. Martinez

DH

5

1

0

0

0

0

0

C-

70.0

B. Pena

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

D+

68.3

M. Cabrera

3B

4

0

0

0

0

1

2


Twins Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A+

97.0

J. Burton

1.0

0.00

0.00

0

2

0

11

B+

89.0

C. Fien

1.0

0.00

1.00

1

0

0

12

B

82.4

G. Perkins

1.0

0.00

2.00

1

0

1

9

D+

67.6

A. Albers

5.2

7.94

1.76

9

4

1

96

F

56.1

J. Roenicke

0.1

27.00

6.00

1

1

1

17


Tigers Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A

95.9

A. Alburquerq

1.0

0.00

0.00

0

2

0

16

C

74.5

D. Smyly

0.1

0.00

3.00

1

0

0

4

D+

69.2

J. Verlander

7.0

7.71

1.86

10

6

3

121

D

65.0

B. Rondon

0.2

13.50

1.50

0

0

1

12


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