Jose Lopez got thrown out at the plate in the fifth inning. (John Froschauer/AP)
By Doug Miller / MLB.com
Erik Bedard delivered another solid performance, allowing one earned run with another coming home on an error, but the Mariners were unable to take advantage, as Tigers right-hander Edwin Jackson shut them down and set up a rubber match to decide the series.
BATTING 2B: Chavez, En (1, Jackson, E). TB: Chavez, En 2; Griffey Jr.; Johnson, Ro 2; Gutierrez,
F. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Beltre, A; Griffey Jr.. GIDP: Beltre, A. Team RISP:
0-for-5. Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING SB: Chavez, En (4, 3rd base off Jackson, E/Laird). CS:
Johnson, Ro (1, 2nd base by Jackson, E/Laird).
FIELDING E: Suzuki, I (1, throw), Sweeney, M (1,
pickoff). Outfield assists: Chavez, En (Granderson at home). DP: (Chavez, En-Johnson, Ro).
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