Detroit 9, Minnesota 0

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, May 5, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Comerica Park
Temperature - 66°
Umpires - Home Plate - CB Bucknor, First Base - Mike Everitt, Second Base - Gerry Davis, Third Base - Brian Gorman,
Attendance - 23754

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 13-14 9-8 4-6 L1
Detroit 14-12 8-5 6-7 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Detroit Tigers have a 8-5 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 4-6 record on the road.
  • Detroit has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Tigers have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Rick Porcello pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.71. Nick Blackburn took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Miguel Cabrera, Curtis Granderson hit homeruns for Detroit.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Detroit
Nick Blackburn Player Rick Porcello
Loss W/L Win
3.1 IP 7.0
1 Strikeouts 3
8 Hits 4
16.20 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Minnesota   Detroit
Jason Kubel Player Miguel Cabrera
3 Hits 3
0 RBI 4
0 HR 1
3 TB 7
.750 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 5 0 5 .167 16 4 0 5 0 3
Detroit 11 2 22 .297 14 7 9 4 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Detroit will play their next game on the road against Chi. White Sox. The Tigers have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .667 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Baltimore. The Twins have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .538 after a loss.
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