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Saturday, September 16, 2006, 7:05PM
, Comerica Park
Attendance: 39,030, Time of Game: 2:14
Orioles
0
63-85
 Lost 3 
4th, 27½ GB
at Tigers
2
89-59
 Won 2 
1st
W: Nate Robertson (13-12)
L: Kris Benson (10-11)
S: Todd Jones (36)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Orioles         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  6  0
Tigers          0  0  1   0  0  0   1  0  X    2  7  0

Baltimore Orioles

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Brian Roberts 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .291 .354 .417 .771 13 8 -0.283 1.93 0.000 -0.283 -2.1 0 1 GDP
Melvin Mora 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .275 .341 .393 .734 14 10 -0.003 0.94 0.058 -0.061 -0.2 2 1
Nick Markakis RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .303 .362 .464 .826 15 12 -0.196 1.28 0.000 -0.196 -1.4 2 0 GDP
Miguel Tejada SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .329 .379 .500 .879 14 5 -0.003 0.79 0.048 -0.051 -0.1 5 2 2B
Ramon Hernandez C 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .270 .336 .465 .801 16 11 -0.110 0.96 0.000 -0.110 -0.9 6 2
Kevin Millar DH 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .260 .359 .420 .779 14 11 -0.006 1.14 0.051 -0.057 0.0
Corey Patterson CF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .274 .312 .421 .732 9 8 0.017 1.43 0.097 -0.080 0.4 3 1 3B
Chris Gomez 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .299 .358 .392 .750 6 4 -0.021 1.20 0.050 -0.071 -0.2 4 2
David Newhan LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255 .290 .382 .672 3 3 -0.104 2.09 0.000 -0.104 -0.9 1 0
   Fernando Tatis PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .269 .316 .538 .854 1 1 0.068 1.51 0.068 0.000 0.4
   Brandon Fahey PR-LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .305 .308 .613 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Kris Benson P 1 2
Team Totals 31 0 6 0 1 5 32 .194 .219 .290 .509 105 73 -0.641 1.27 0.372 -1.013 -5.0 24 11
2B: M Tejada (35, off N Robertson).
3B: C Patterson (3, off N Robertson).
TB: C Patterson 3; M Tejada 2; F Tatis; K Millar; M Mora; C Gomez.
GIDP: N Markakis (13); B Roberts (15).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 0 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Patterson-C Gomez-M Mora; B Roberts-M Tejada-C Gomez.
Outfield Assists: C Patterson (M Stairs at 3rd base).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Curtis Granderson CF 4 0 2 0 0 2 4 .263 .340 .420 .760 18 13 -0.041 0.90 0.042 -0.084 -0.3 0 0
Ivan Rodriguez C 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .295 .320 .425 .745 14 10 0.032 1.04 0.124 -0.092 -0.1 5 0 2B,SH,GDP
Craig Monroe LF 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .262 .308 .487 .795 18 9 -0.065 0.76 0.012 -0.077 -1.0 1 0
Magglio Ordonez RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .295 .342 .466 .808 6 5 -0.071 0.87 0.000 -0.071 -0.8 3 0
Carlos Guillen SS 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .312 .393 .520 .914 12 6 -0.004 0.71 0.029 -0.034 0.0 1 2
Matt Stairs DH 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .248 .333 .415 .748 10 6 0.059 0.69 0.082 -0.023 0.9 2B
Sean Casey 1B 2 0 2 0 1 0 3 .277 .345 .384 .730 8 3 0.025 1.03 0.081 -0.056 0.5 16 0 CS,IW
Brandon Inge 3B 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .247 .307 .459 .767 10 6 -0.005 1.14 0.058 -0.063 -0.3 0 3
Omar Infante 2B 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .288 .330 .423 .753 5 4 -0.072 1.45 0.000 -0.072 -1.4 1 7 SF
Nate Robertson P 0 0
   Todd Jones P 0 1
Team Totals 25 2 7 2 3 6 30 .280 .345 .360 .705 101 62 -0.142 0.95 0.428 -0.572 -2.4 27 13
2B: I Rodriguez (26, off K Benson); M Stairs (19, off K Benson).
SF: O Infante (2, off K Benson).
SH: I Rodriguez (3, off K Benson).
IBB: S Casey (8, by K Benson).
TB: S Casey 2; I Rodriguez 2; C Granderson 2; M Stairs 2; B Inge.
GIDP: I Rodriguez (15).
RBI: O Infante (23); I Rodriguez (60).
2-out RBI: I Rodriguez.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. O Infante-S Casey; O Infante-C Guillen-S Casey.
Baserunning
CS: S Casey (1, 2nd base by K Benson/R Hernandez).
Pickoffs: C Granderson (2nd base by R Hernandez).

Baltimore Orioles

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Kris Benson, L (10-11) 8 7 2 2 3 6 0 4.54 30 103 63 34 7 22 8 13 5 0 63 0.142 0.95 2.4
Team Totals 8 7 2 2 3 6 0 2.25 30 103 63 34 7 22 8 13 5 0 63 0.142 0.95 2.4

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Nate Robertson, W (13-12) 8 6 0 0 1 5 0 3.68 29 93 65 38 9 18 14 9 3 0 74 0.560 1.29 4.4
Todd Jones, S (36) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.31 3 12 8 5 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.082 1.03 0.6
Team Totals 9 6 0 0 1 5 0 0.00 32 105 73 43 10 20 17 9 3 0 74 0 0 0.642 1.27 5.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: K Benson (2; S Casey).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jeff Nelson, 1B - Adam Dowdy, 2B - Tim Timmons, 3B - Derryl Cousins.
Time of Game: 2:14.
Attendance: 39,030.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 67° F, Wind 6mph in from Centerfield, Cloudy.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 0-2 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  OO BAL B. Roberts N. Robertson 13% 92% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b3 0-0 2 12- 2,(0-1)  R DET I. Rodriguez K. Benson 12% 67% Double to LF (Line Drive); Inge Scores; Infante to 3B
t6 0-1 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  OO BAL N. Markakis N. Robertson 12% 72% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
t3 0-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  BAL C. Patterson N. Robertson -10% 40% Triple to RF (Ground Ball thru Deep RF Line)
t5 0-1 2 -23 2,(0-1)  O BAL B. Roberts N. Robertson 8% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O BAL B. Roberts N. Robertson 2% 52% Flyball: LF (LF-CF)
t1 0-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O BAL M. Mora N. Robertson 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O BAL N. Markakis N. Robertson 1% 55% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 6,(1-2)  O DET C. Granderson K. Benson -2% 53% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O DET I. Rodriguez K. Benson -2% 51% Flyball: RF (RF Line)
b1 0-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O DET C. Monroe K. Benson -1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O BAL M. Tejada N. Robertson 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O BAL R. Hernandez N. Robertson 2% 54% Strikeout Swinging
t2 0-0 2 --- 8,(3-2)  O BAL K. Millar N. Robertson 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET M. Ordonez K. Benson -2% 53% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b2 0-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET C. Guillen K. Benson -2% 51% Popfly: SS
b2 0-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET M. Stairs K. Benson -1% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  BAL C. Patterson N. Robertson -10% 40% Triple to RF (Ground Ball thru Deep RF Line)
t3 0-0 0 --3 3,(1-1)  O BAL C. Gomez N. Robertson 5% 45% Popfly: 1B
t3 0-0 1 --3 1,(0-0)  O BAL D. Newhan N. Robertson 6% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-0 2 --3 4,(2-1)  O BAL B. Roberts N. Robertson 4% 56% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 7-8-9
b3 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  DET S. Casey K. Benson 4% 60% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b3 0-0 0 1-- 2,(1-0)  DET B. Inge K. Benson 6% 65% Single to SS (Ground Ball); Casey to 2B
b3 0-0 0 12- 3,(1-1)  O DET O. Infante K. Benson -6% 60% Bunt Groundout: P-3B/Forceout at 3B; Inge to 2B; Infante to 1B
b3 0-0 1 12- 6,(2-2)  O DET C. Granderson K. Benson -5% 55% Strikeout Swinging
b3 0-0 2 12- 2,(0-1)  R DET I. Rodriguez K. Benson 12% 67% Double to LF (Line Drive); Inge Scores; Infante to 3B
b3 1-0 2 -23 4,(1-2)  O DET C. Monroe K. Benson -6% 62% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 2-3-4
t4 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O BAL M. Mora N. Robertson 3% 65% Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF)
t4 0-1 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O BAL N. Markakis N. Robertson 2% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-1 2 --- 5,(3-1)  BAL M. Tejada N. Robertson -3% 64% Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF)
t4 0-1 2 -2- 4,(1-2)  O BAL R. Hernandez N. Robertson 4% 68% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 4-5-6
b4 1-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O DET M. Ordonez K. Benson -2% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 1-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O DET C. Guillen K. Benson -2% 64% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 1-0 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O DET M. Stairs K. Benson -1% 63% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 6-7-8
t5 0-1 0 --- 2,(0-1)  BAL K. Millar N. Robertson -5% 58% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t5 0-1 0 1-- 4,(1-2)  O BAL C. Patterson N. Robertson 5% 63% Popfly: 1B
t5 0-1 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  BAL C. Gomez N. Robertson -5% 58% Single to 2B (Ground Ball); Millar to 2B
t5 0-1 1 12- 2,(0-1)  O BAL D. Newhan N. Robertson 4% 62% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Millar to 3B; Gomez to 2B
t5 0-1 2 -23 2,(0-1)  O BAL B. Roberts N. Robertson 8% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 7-8-9
b5 1-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  DET S. Casey K. Benson 3% 74% Single to LF (Line Drive to LF Line)
b5 1-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O DET B. Inge K. Benson -6% 68% Casey Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b5 1-0 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O DET B. Inge K. Benson -2% 66% Strikeout Swinging
b5 1-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O DET O. Infante K. Benson -1% 65% Flyball: CF (CF-RF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 2-3-4
t6 0-1 0 --- 5,(2-2)  BAL M. Mora N. Robertson -6% 59% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t6 0-1 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  OO BAL N. Markakis N. Robertson 12% 72% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
t6 0-1 2 --- 4,(3-0)  BAL M. Tejada N. Robertson -2% 70% Walk
t6 0-1 2 1-- 6,(3-2)  O BAL R. Hernandez N. Robertson 4% 74% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 1-2-3
b6 1-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  DET C. Granderson K. Benson 3% 77% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru CF-RF)
b6 1-0 0 1-- 5,(2-2)  OO DET I. Rodriguez K. Benson -7% 70% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b6 1-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  DET C. Monroe K. Benson 1% 71% Walk
b6 1-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O DET M. Ordonez K. Benson -2% 68% Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 6-7-8
t7 0-1 0 --- 4,(0-2)  O BAL K. Millar N. Robertson 5% 73% Strikeout Looking
t7 0-1 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O BAL C. Patterson N. Robertson 3% 76% Strikeout Swinging
t7 0-1 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O BAL C. Gomez N. Robertson 2% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 5-6-7
b7 1-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  DET C. Guillen K. Benson 3% 81% Walk
b7 1-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  DET M. Stairs K. Benson 8% 89% Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF); Guillen to 3B
b7 1-0 0 -23 4,(3-0)  DET S. Casey K. Benson 1% 90% Intentional Walk
b7 1-0 0 123 1,(0-0)  O DET B. Inge K. Benson -5% 86% Popfly: SS
b7 1-0 1 123 1,(0-0)  ROO DET O. Infante K. Benson -0% 85% Double Play: Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Guillen Scores; Stairs out at 3B/CF-1B-3B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Nate Robertson facing 9-1-2
Fernando Tatis pinch hits for David Newhan (LF) batting 9th
t8 0-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  BAL F. Tatis N. Robertson -7% 79% Single to RF (Line Drive)
Brandon Fahey pinch runs for Fernando Tatis (PH) batting 9th
t8 0-2 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  OO BAL B. Roberts N. Robertson 13% 92% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t8 0-2 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O BAL M. Mora N. Robertson 2% 94% Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Orioles' Kris Benson facing 1-2-3
Brandon Fahey moves from PR to LF
b8 2-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  DET C. Granderson K. Benson 1% 94% Single to CF (Line Drive)
b8 2-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O DET I. Rodriguez K. Benson -0% 94% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice (Front of Home); Granderson to 2B
b8 2-0 1 -2- 6,(3-2)  O DET C. Monroe K. Benson -1% 93% Strikeout Looking
b8 2-0 2 -2- 2,(1-1)  O DET M. Ordonez K. Benson -1% 92% Granderson Picked off 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 9th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Todd Jones facing 3-4-5
Todd Jones replaces Nate Robertson pitching
t9 0-2 0 --- 7,(2-2)  O BAL N. Markakis T. Jones 4% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 0-2 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O BAL M. Tejada T. Jones 3% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 0-2 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O BAL R. Hernandez T. Jones 1% 100% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Tigers 2.

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