Detroit 9, Cleveland 7

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 2, 2009 3:40 PM
Location - Comerica Park
Temperature - 61°
Umpires - Home Plate - Lazaro Diaz, First Base - Scott Barry, Second Base - Eric Cooper, Third Base - Mike Reilly,
Attendance - 34646

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 0 7 12 1
Detroit 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 3 0 9 11 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 9-15 5-7 4-8 L1
Detroit 12-11 6-4 6-7 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Detroit Tigers have a 6-4 record at home this season. The Cleveland Indians have a 4-8 record on the road.
  • Detroit has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Tigers have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Indians have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Joel Zumaya pitched 1.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 0.00. Fernando Rodney closed out the game to get the save and has 5 save s for the season. Rafael Betancourt took the loss for Cleveland.
  • Curtis Granderson, Adam Everett hit homeruns for Detroit.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Cleveland   Detroit
Aaron Laffey Player Zach Miner
Loss W/L Loss
3.1 IP 5.0
1 Strikeouts 5
6 Hits 5
13.50 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Cleveland   Detroit
Victor Martinez Player Curtis Granderson
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 2
0 HR 1
4 TB 5
.667 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Cleveland 12 0 17 .333 17 8 4 4 1 1
Detroit 11 2 17 .355 16 4 9 9 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Detroit will play their next game at home against Cleveland. The Tigers have a W/L % of .417 after a win and .636 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Indians have a W/L % of .100 after a win and .571 after a loss.
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