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Saturday, September 19, 2009:
Twins 6, Tigers 2
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF5010012.250
Polanco, 2B5240000.282
Guillen, LF4000024.235
Kelly, D, LF0000000.241
a-Raburn, PH1000001.275
Cabrera, M, 1B4031000.333
Huff, DH4011012.245
Ordonez, RF4010002.288
Thomas, C, RF0000000.241
Inge, 3B3010002.235
Laird, C4010003.224
Everett, SS4000002.239
Totals3821220418.259
a-Grounded out for Kelly, D in the 9th.
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, CF-LF4120001.309
Cabrera, O, SS4120010.269
Mauer, C3211111.373
Kubel, RF4112001.303
Cuddyer, 1B4113001.274
Young, D, LF3020010.268
1-Gomez, C, PR-CF1000000.235
Morales, J, DH3010111.367
Buscher, 3B3000023.235
Tolbert, 3B0000000.207
Punto, 2B3000013.226
Totals3261062711.272
1-Ran for Young, D in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Polanco (30, Mijares).
TB: Inge; Cabrera, M 3; Polanco 5; Laird; Huff; Ordonez; Granderson.
RBI: Cabrera, M (92), Huff (84).
2-out RBI: Cabrera, M.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Granderson 2; Inge; Guillen; Raburn.
GIDP: Laird.
Team RISP: 3-for-11.
Team LOB: 10.

BATTING
2B: Cabrera, O (32, Verlander).
HR: Mauer (28, 1st inning off Verlander, 0 on, 2 out), Cuddyer (28, 8th inning off Lyon, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Morales, J; Cuddyer 4; Span 2; Young, D 2; Kubel; Cabrera, O 3; Mauer 4.
RBI: Mauer (88), Kubel 2 (86), Cuddyer 3 (83).
2-out RBI: Mauer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Punto; Cuddyer.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Span (10, 2nd base by Verlander/Laird), Gomez, C (7, 2nd base by Verlander/Laird).

FIELDING
DP: (Cabrera, O-Punto-Cuddyer).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Verlander(L, 16-9)7.19552613.44
Lyon0.21110112.97
Totals8.010662724.32
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Pavano7.011220404.82
Crain(W, 6-4)1.00000005.11
Mijares0.21000002.15
Guerrier0.10000002.21
Totals9.012220404.52
Game Scores: Verlander , Pavano .
WP: Pavano.
IBB: Mauer (by Verlander).
HBP: Inge (by Pavano).
Pitches-strikes: Verlander 128-82, Lyon 11-9, Pavano 101-70, Crain 11-7, Mijares 13-8, Guerrier 2-1.
Groundouts-flyouts: Verlander 7-5, Lyon 0-1, Pavano 8-5, Crain 2-1, Mijares 0-1, Guerrier 1-0.
Batters faced: Verlander 31, Lyon 3, Pavano 32, Crain 3, Mijares 3, Guerrier 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Lyon 2-2, Guerrier 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Tony Randazzo. 1B: Chris Guccione. 2B: Mike Winters. 3B: Jerry Layne.
Weather: 70 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:48.
Att: 43,338.
Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
September 19, 2009
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media