Detroit 4, NY Yankees 2

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, April 27, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Comerica Park
Temperature - 72°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jim Joyce, First Base - Derryl Cousins, Second Base - Brian Runge, Third Base - Brian Knight,
Attendance - 28784

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 10 0
Detroit 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 4 6 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
NY Yankees 9-10 4-2 5-8 L4
Detroit 11-8 5-1 6-7 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Detroit Tigers have a 5-1 record at home this season. The New York Yankees have a 5-8 record on the road.
  • Detroit has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Tigers have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • NY Yankees has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Yankees have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Justin Verlander pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.75. CC Sabathia took the loss for NY Yankees.
  • Magglio Ordonez had the only homerun for Detroit.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
NY Yankees   Detroit
CC Sabathia Player Justin Verlander
Loss W/L Win
8.0 IP 7.0
7 Strikeouts 9
6 Hits 7
4.50 ERA 0.00
Hitting
NY Yankees   Detroit
Robinson Cano Player Placido Polanco
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
3 TB 4
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
NY Yankees 10 0 11 .278 20 10 1 0 0 0
Detroit 6 1 11 .214 3 7 4 0 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Detroit will play their next game at home against NY Yankees. The Tigers have a W/L % of .455 after a win and .750 after a loss.
  • NY Yankees will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Yankees have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .444 after a loss.
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