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Tuesday, July 8, 2008:
Tigers 9, Indians 2
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Sizemore, G, CF3000101.267
Carroll, 2B4000011.268
Blake, 3B4110021.279
Peralta, Jh, SS4112000.250
Choo, RF3000010.237
Shoppach, C3000020.260
Dellucci, DH3000020.220
Garko, 1B3000010.241
Gutierrez, F, LF3000010.215
Totals302221103.244
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF5122000.300
Polanco, 2B5110003.311
Thames, M, LF3223000.266
Joyce, RF1000000.219
Cabrera, M, 1B4243000.291
Sheffield, DH4000002.220
Rodriguez, I, C4111011.289
Renteria, SS4110001.254
Thomas, C, RF-LF4000012.284
Raburn, 3B4120000.241
Totals389139029.272
BATTING
2B: Blake (21, Verlander).
HR: Peralta, Jh (14, 1st inning off Verlander, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Blake 2; Peralta, Jh 4.
RBI: Peralta, Jh 2 (40).
2-out RBI: Peralta, Jh 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blake.
Team RISP: 1-for-2.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
SB: Sizemore, G (21, 2nd base off Verlander/Rodriguez, I).

FIELDING
E: Peralta, Jh (7, throw).

BATTING
2B: Raburn (8, Sowers), Thames, M (7, Sowers).
HR: Cabrera, M 2 (15, 3rd inning off Sowers, 1 on, 2 out; 7th inning off Slocum, 0 on, 1 out), Thames, M (17, 5th inning off Sowers, 1 on, 2 out), Rodriguez, I (4, 7th inning off Slocum, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Polanco; Cabrera, M 10; Rodriguez, I 4; Raburn 3; Thames, M 6; Renteria; Granderson 2.
RBI: Granderson 2 (30), Thames, M 3 (39), Cabrera, M 3 (53), Rodriguez, I (29).
2-out RBI: Thames, M 3; Cabrera, M 2; Granderson; Rodriguez, I.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Polanco 2.
Team RISP: 3-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Raburn (7, fielding).

ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sowers(L, 0-5)5.210760126.69
Slocum1.132201227.00
Kobayashi1.00000003.21
Totals8.013980244.30
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Verlander(W, 6-9)7.02221714.24
Lopez, A2.00000302.45
Totals9.022211014.39
Pitches-strikes: Sowers 93-59, Slocum 28-20, Kobayashi 11-7, Verlander 99-65, Lopez, A 24-18.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sowers 10-2, Slocum 0-3, Kobayashi 1-1, Verlander 5-8, Lopez, A 1-1.
Batters faced: Sowers 28, Slocum 7, Kobayashi 3, Verlander 24, Lopez, A 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Slocum 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Gary Cederstrom. 1B: Fieldin Culbreth. 2B: Jim Reynolds. 3B: Tim Timmons.
Weather: 73 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 7 mph, R to L.
T: 2:27.
Att: 40,443.
Venue: Comerica Park.
July 8, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media