Minnesota 7, Detroit 2

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, May 4, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Comerica Park
Temperature - 67°
Umpires - Home Plate - Brian Gorman, First Base - CB Bucknor, Second Base - Mike Everitt, Third Base - Gerry Davis,
Attendance - 21298

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 13-13 9-8 4-5 W1
Detroit 13-12 7-5 6-7 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Detroit Tigers have a 7-5 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 4-5 record on the road.
  • Detroit has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Tigers have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Twins have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Francisco Liriano pitched 7.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.30. Edwin Jackson took the loss for Detroit.
  • Miguel Cabrera had the only homerun for Detroit.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Detroit
Francisco Liriano Player Edwin Jackson
Win W/L Loss
7.1 IP 6.0
9 Strikeouts 7
4 Hits 7
2.45 ERA 7.50
Hitting
Minnesota   Detroit
Denard Span Player Miguel Cabrera
4 Hits 1
1 RBI 1
0 HR 1
4 TB 4
.800 Avg .333

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 11 0 16 .306 15 10 7 2 0 0
Detroit 4 1 8 .129 13 11 2 3 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Detroit will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Tigers have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .636 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Twins have a W/L % of .462 after a win and .538 after a loss.
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