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W:M.Albers(1-0) L:O.Dotel(1-2) S:A.Aceves (13)
HR: DET- None BOS- D.Ortiz (12), K.Youkilis (4), W.Middlebrooks (6)



Detroit Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Chris Guccione; First, Tim Tschida; Second, Jeff Nelson; Third, Bill Welke;
- Quintin Berry struck out swinging. None on with one out and Danny Worth due up.
- Danny Worth singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera singled to left. On the play, Danny Worth advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder singled to left. On the play, Miguel Cabrera advances to second and Danny Worth advances to third. Bases loaded with one out and Delmon Young due up.
- Delmon Young grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short scored Danny Worth. Prince Fielder out at second, Miguel Cabrera advances to third. Runners on first and third with two out and Brennan Boesch due up.
- Brennan Boesch flied out to center to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 1st
- Daniel Nava flied out to center. None on with one out and Mike Aviles due up.
- Mike Aviles flied out to left. None on with two out and Adrian Gonzalez due up.
- Adrian Gonzalez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 2nd
- Jhonny Peralta struck out swinging. None on with one out and Alex Avila due up.
- Alex Avila singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Gerald Laird due up.
- Gerald Laird grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, Alex Avila out at second to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 2nd
- David Ortiz struck out swinging. None on with one out and Kevin Youkilis due up.
- Kevin Youkilis lined out to short. None on with two out and Will Middlebrooks due up.
- Will Middlebrooks grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Detroit Top 3rd
- Quintin Berry tripled to right. Runner on third with none out and Danny Worth due up.
- Danny Worth sacrifice fly to center scored Quintin Berry. None on with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
- Miguel Cabrera advances to third on a wild pitch. Runner on third with one out and Prince Fielder at the plate.
- Prince Fielder ground out third to first scored Miguel Cabrera. None on with two out and Delmon Young due up.
- Delmon Young grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 3rd
- Marlon Byrd singled to second. Runner on first with none out and Kelly Shoppach due up.
- Kelly Shoppach flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Nick Punto due up.
- Nick Punto grounded out pitcher to short to first. On the play, Marlon Byrd out at second to end the inning.

Detroit Top 4th
- Brennan Boesch singled to short. Runner on first with none out and Jhonny Peralta due up.
- Jhonny Peralta flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Alex Avila due up.
- Alex Avila struck out swinging. Runner on first with two out and Gerald Laird due up.
- Gerald Laird grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 4th
- Daniel Nava flied out to right. None on with one out and Mike Aviles due up.
- Mike Aviles struck out looking. None on with two out and Adrian Gonzalez due up.
- Adrian Gonzalez ground-rule double to center. Runner on second with two out and David Ortiz due up.
- David Ortiz two-out, two-run Home Run (12) to center scored Adrian Gonzalez. Kevin Youkilis due up.
- Kevin Youkilis singled to right. Runner on first with two out and Will Middlebrooks due up.
- Will Middlebrooks two-out, two-run Home Run (6) to left scored Kevin Youkilis. Marlon Byrd due up.
- Marlon Byrd singled to left. Runner on first with two out and Kelly Shoppach due up.
- Kelly Shoppach flied out to center to end the inning.

Detroit Top 5th
- Quintin Berry struck out swinging. None on with one out and Danny Worth due up.
- Danny Worth struck out swinging. None on with two out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera doubled to right. Runner on second with two out and Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 5th
- Nick Punto fouled out to first. None on with one out and Daniel Nava due up.
- Daniel Nava ground-rule double to left. Runner on second with one out and Mike Aviles due up.
- Mike Aviles grounded out to first. On the play, Daniel Nava advances to third. Runner on third with two out and Adrian Gonzalez due up.
- Adrian Gonzalez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 6th
- Delmon Young grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Brennan Boesch due up.
- Brennan Boesch popped out to short. None on with two out and Jhonny Peralta due up.
- Jhonny Peralta struck out swinging to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 6th
- David Ortiz singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Kevin Youkilis due up.
- Kevin Youkilis flied out to center. Runner on first with one out and Will Middlebrooks due up.
- Will Middlebrooks flied out to right. Runner on first with two out and Marlon Byrd due up.
- Marlon Byrd grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, David Ortiz out at second to end the inning.

Detroit Top 7th
- Alex Avila singled to left, thrown out at second, left fielder to second baseman. None on with one out and Gerald Laird due up.
- Gerald Laird doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Quintin Berry due up.
- Quintin Berry struck out looking. Runner on second with two out and Danny Worth due up.
- Matt Albers enters the game with a runner on second and two out.
- Andy Dirks is Pinch-hitting for Danny Worth.
- Pinch-Hitter Andy Dirks singled to third. Runners on first and second with two out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Ramon Santiago is Pinch-running for Andy Dirks.
- Miguel Cabrera double to right scored Gerald Laird. On the play, Ramon Santiago advances to third. Runners on second and third with two out and Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder intentionally walked. Bases loaded with two out and Delmon Young due up.
- Delmon Young grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Prince Fielder out at second to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 7th
- Octavio Dotel starts the inning for the Tigers.
- Ramon Santiago remains in the game as the second baseman.
- Kelly Shoppach struck out swinging. None on with one out and Nick Punto due up.
- Nick Punto struck out swinging. None on with two out and Daniel Nava due up.
- Daniel Nava walked. Runner on first with two out and Mike Aviles due up.
- Mike Aviles singled to right. On the play, Daniel Nava advances to second. Runners on first and second with two out and Adrian Gonzalez due up.
- Phil Coke enters the game with runners on first and second and two out.
- Adrian Gonzalez ground-rule double to right scored Daniel Nava. On the play, Mike Aviles advances to third. Runners on second and third with two out and David Ortiz due up.
- David Ortiz grounded out first to pitcher to end the inning.

Detroit Top 8th
- Andrew Miller starts the inning for the Red Sox.
- Ryan Sweeney replaces right fielder Adrian Gonzalez, batting 3rd, playing right field.
- Brennan Boesch struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jhonny Peralta due up.
- Jhonny Peralta struck out swinging. None on with two out and Alex Avila due up.
- Alex Avila walked. Runner on first with two out and Gerald Laird due up.
- Gerald Laird lined out to center to end the inning.

Boston Bottom 8th
- Joaquin Benoit starts the inning for the Tigers.
- Kevin Youkilis lead-off Home Run (4) to left. Will Middlebrooks due up.
- Will Middlebrooks singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Marlon Byrd due up.
- Marlon Byrd grounded out second to first. On the play, Will Middlebrooks advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Kelly Shoppach due up.
- Kelly Shoppach struck out swinging. Runner on second with two out and Nick Punto due up.
- Nick Punto struck out looking to end the inning.

Detroit Top 9th
- Alfredo Aceves starts the inning for the Red Sox.
- Quintin Berry struck out swinging. None on with one out and Ramon Santiago due up.
- Ramon Santiago fouled out to first. None on with two out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera grounded out short to first to end the game.

Detroit 4, Boston 6


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: M.Albers (1-0); LP:O.Dotel (1-2); S:A.Aceves (13).

Detroit 4, Boston 6