Tigers Defeat Red Sox 7-3, Tie ALCS 2-2

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Doug Fister surrendered one run in six innings as Detroit topped Boston, 7-3. Seven different Tigers scored at least one run in the victory. Boston stranded 10 runners.

With the game scoreless in the bottom of the second, the Tigers got a five-run inning to grab the lead for good. The barrage included a two-run double by Torii Hunter off of starter Jake Peavy.

Fister picked up his first win in these playoffs after he was tagged for eight hits with seven strikeouts and one walk. After allowing seven runs on five hits over three innings with one strikeout and three walks, Peavy (0-1) was charged with the loss. Austin Jackson had a strong game for the Tigers, going 2 for 2 with a run, two RBIs, two walks, and a stolen base. Miguel Cabrera also contributed, going 2 for 4 with two RBIs and a stolen base. Jacoby Ellsbury was 4 for 5 with a double, a triple, a run, and an RBI in the loss.

The Tigers even the ALCS at two games apiece. The Tigers will face the Red Sox Thursday in Game 5 of the ALCS at Comerica Park at 8:07 PM EDT.


Red Sox Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

103.3

J. Ellsbury

CF

5

4

1

0

1

0

0

A+

97.5

X. Bogaerts

3B

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

A-

90.1

M. Napoli

1B

4

2

1

0

0

0

1

B+

89.0

J. Saltalamac

C

4

2

0

0

1

0

1

B

83.3

D. Pedroia

2B

4

1

0

0

0

1

1

B

83.0

D. Nava

LF

3

1

0

0

0

0

1

C-

71.0

M. Carp

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

71.0

J. Gomes

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

71.0

S. Victorino

RF

5

1

0

0

1

0

2

D

66.0

W. Middlebroo

3B

2

0

0

0

0

0

2

D-

60.0

S. Drew

SS

4

0

0

0

0

0

2

F

59.0

D. Ortiz

DH

5

0

0

0

0

0

0


Tigers Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

97.8

A. Jackson

CF

2

2

1

0

2

2

0

A-

91.0

M. Cabrera

3B

4

2

0

0

2

0

1

A-

90.0

V. Martinez

DH

4

2

1

0

0

0

0

B+

88.3

A. Avila

C

1

0

1

0

0

2

0

B

85.1

O. Infante

2B

4

1

1

0

0

0

0

C+

79.7

J. Iglesias

SS

3

1

1

0

1

0

0

C+

77.9

J. Peralta

LF

2

0

1

0

0

1

1

C

74.0

T. Hunter

RF

5

1

1

0

2

0

1

C-

71.0

D. Kelly

LF

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

D-

61.0

P. Fielder

1B

4

0

0

0

0

0

1


Red Sox Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A-

90.4

B. Workman

2.0

0.00

1.00

1

2

1

25

B+

87.8

F. Morales

1.0

0.00

1.00

1

0

0

15

B+

87.8

R. Dempster

1.0

0.00

1.00

1

0

0

8

B

82.0

F. Doubront

1.0

0.00

2.00

1

1

1

24

F

57.4

J. Peavy

3.0

21.00

2.67

5

1

3

65


Tigers Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A

95.9

D. Smyly

1.2

0.00

0.00

0

1

0

18

B+

87.3

D. Fister

6.0

1.50

1.50

8

7

1

98

C

74.5

A. Alburquerq

0.1

0.00

3.00

1

0

0

6

D

63.5

J. Benoit

1.0

9.00

2.00

2

2

0

21

F

55.0

P. Coke

0.0

1

0

0

3


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