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Series
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DET
@BOS
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0
DET
@BOS
5
6
BOS
@DET
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0
BOS
@DET
3
7
BOS
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DET
@BOS
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5
Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 4:08PM
, Comerica Park
Attendance: 42,327, Time of Game: 3:20
Red Sox
1
at Tigers
0
W: John Lackey (2-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  4  0
Tigers          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  6  1
NOTE: All totals are for the entire postseason up to this game.

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jacoby Ellsbury CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 .357 .848 16 11 -0.018 0.97 0.053 -0.071 -0.4 2 0
Shane Victorino RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .680 11 8 -0.124 1.20 0.000 -0.124 -1.0 3 0
Dustin Pedroia 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .554 11 8 -0.099 0.92 0.000 -0.099 -0.8 1 6
David Ortiz DH 3 0 0 0 1 0 .261 1.129 16 11 -0.028 0.88 0.037 -0.066 -0.1
Mike Napoli 1B 4 1 1 1 0 2 .143 .641 22 14 0.132 1.05 0.207 -0.075 0.3 7 0 HR
Jarrod Saltalamacchia C 3 0 0 0 0 3 .222 .541 15 9 -0.070 0.94 0.000 -0.070 -0.6 12 0
Jonny Gomes LF 3 0 1 0 0 2 .250 .646 20 17 -0.021 0.64 0.017 -0.037 -0.2 1 0
Stephen Drew SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 .125 .368 11 9 0.008 1.01 0.065 -0.057 0.1 1 1
Will Middlebrooks 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 .190 .577 10 8 -0.096 1.06 0.000 -0.096 -0.9 0 1
John Lackey P 0 0
   Craig Breslow P 0 0
   Junichi Tazawa P 0 0
   Koji Uehara P 0 0
Team Totals 31 1 4 1 1 11 .129 .382 132 95 -0.316 0.97 0.379 -0.695 -3.6 27 8
HR: M Napoli (1, off J Verlander; 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF-CF).
TB: M Napoli 4; S Drew; J Ellsbury; J Gomes.
RBI: M Napoli (2).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Drew-D Pedroia-M Napoli.

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Austin Jackson CF 3 0 0 0 1 2 .091 .264 15 8 -0.004 1.20 0.070 -0.074 -0.4 2 0
Torii Hunter RF 4 0 2 0 0 1 .182 .441 15 10 0.165 1.35 0.202 -0.037 0.7 1 0
Miguel Cabrera 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 .226 .692 17 12 -0.257 2.01 0.000 -0.257 -1.3 0 1
Prince Fielder 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .276 .674 12 11 -0.186 2.15 0.026 -0.212 -0.6 6 0
Victor Martinez DH 4 0 2 0 0 0 .419 1.083 13 9 0.127 1.79 0.188 -0.062 0.0
   Hernan Perez PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Jhonny Peralta SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 .417 1.125 17 11 -0.295 2.52 0.081 -0.377 -0.7 1 3 2B,GDP
Alex Avila C 3 0 0 0 1 2 .200 .675 24 12 -0.037 1.47 0.042 -0.079 -0.2 12 0
Omar Infante 2B 3 0 0 0 0 2 .179 .448 15 10 -0.187 2.00 0.000 -0.187 -1.1 1 2
Andy Dirks LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .167 6 5 -0.078 1.45 0.000 -0.078 -0.6 4 0
   Jose Iglesias PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .347 3 3 -0.064 2.49 0.000 -0.064 -0.2
   Don Kelly LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .639 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Justin Verlander P 0 0
   Jose Veras P 0 0
   Phil Coke P 0 0
   Al Alburquerque P 0 0
Team Totals 32 0 6 0 2 12 .188 .454 137 91 -0.816 1.80 0.609 -1.427 -4.6 27 6
2B: J Peralta (4, off J Lackey).
TB: T Hunter 2; J Peralta 2; V Martinez 2; P Fielder.
GIDP: J Peralta (2).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 0 for 7.
Fielding
E: T Hunter (1).

Boston Red Sox

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
John Lackey, W (2-0) 6.2 4 0 0 0 8 0 3.00 24 97 66 37 14 15 6 10 6 0 74 0.416 1.13 3.4
Craig Breslow, H (2) 0.2 0 0 0 2 1 0 0.00 4 15 7 3 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.046 2.46 0.2
Junichi Tazawa, H (3) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 2 9 6 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0.006 4.23 0.0
Koji Uehara, S (3) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.42 4 16 12 6 4 2 1 1 1 0 2 0 0.348 3.97 1.0
Team Totals 9 6 0 0 2 12 0 0.00 34 137 91 48 22 21 8 12 8 0 74 4 0 0.816 1.80 4.6

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
Justin Verlander, L (1-1) 8 4 1 1 1 10 1 0.39 29 120 85 47 16 22 5 13 5 0 79 0.277 1.01 3.1
Jose Veras 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.00 1 3 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.017 0.68 0.2
Phil Coke 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.013 0.52 0.2
Al Alburquerque 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.71 1 7 5 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.009 0.36 0.1
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 1 11 1 1.00 32 132 95 51 19 25 7 13 5 0 79 0 0 0.316 0.97 3.6
Balks: None.
WP: J Verlander (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ron Kulpa, 1B - Alfonso Marquez, 2B - Dale Scott, 3B - Dan Iassogna, LF - Joe West, RF - Rob Drake.
Time of Game: 3:20.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 63° F, Wind 10mph in from Centerfield.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b9 0-1 0 1-- 4,(1-2)  OO DET J. Peralta K. Uehara 29% 95% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t7 0-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  R BOS M. Napoli J. Verlander 21% 67% Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
b8 0-1 1 1-3 4,(1-2)  O DET M. Cabrera J. Tazawa 18% 69% Strikeout Swinging
b8 0-1 1 1-- 5,(2-2)  DET T. Hunter J. Tazawa -18% 51% Single to RF (Line Drive); Jackson to 3B
b8 0-1 2 1-3 3,(0-2)  O DET P. Fielder K. Uehara 14% 83% Strikeout Swinging

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O BOS J. Ellsbury J. Verlander -2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O BOS S. Victorino J. Verlander -2% 46% Lineout: 2B
t1 0-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O BOS D. Pedroia J. Verlander -1% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' John Lackey facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O DET A. Jackson J. Lackey 2% 47% Lineout: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  DET T. Hunter J. Lackey -2% 45% Single to CF (Line Drive)
b1 0-0 1 1-- 4,(1-2)  O DET M. Cabrera J. Lackey 3% 48% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  DET P. Fielder J. Lackey -3% 45% Single to CF (Line Drive); Hunter to 3B
b1 0-0 2 1-3 7,(3-2)  O DET V. Martinez J. Lackey 5% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- 8,(3-2)  BOS D. Ortiz J. Verlander 4% 54% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- 4,(1-2)  O BOS M. Napoli J. Verlander -4% 50% Strikeout Swinging
t2 0-0 1 1-- 5,(2-2)  O BOS J. Saltalamacchia J. Verlander -3% 47% Strikeout Swinging
t2 0-0 2 1-- 9,(1-2)  O BOS J. Gomes J. Verlander -2% 45% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' John Lackey facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O DET J. Peralta J. Lackey 2% 47% Lineout: RF
b2 0-0 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O DET A. Avila J. Lackey 2% 49% Strikeout Swinging
b2 0-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET O. Infante J. Lackey 1% 50% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O BOS S. Drew J. Verlander -3% 47% Strikeout Swinging
t3 0-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O BOS W. Middlebrooks J. Verlander -2% 46% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O BOS J. Ellsbury J. Verlander -1% 44% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' John Lackey facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O DET A. Dirks J. Lackey 3% 47% Strikeout Swinging
b3 0-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET A. Jackson J. Lackey 2% 49% Strikeout Swinging
b3 0-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET T. Hunter J. Lackey 1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O BOS S. Victorino J. Verlander -3% 47% Foul Popfly: C (Behind Home)
t4 0-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O BOS D. Pedroia J. Verlander -2% 45% Flyball: LF
t4 0-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O BOS D. Ortiz J. Verlander -1% 44% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' John Lackey facing 3-4-5
b4 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET M. Cabrera J. Lackey 3% 47% Strikeout Swinging
b4 0-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O DET P. Fielder J. Lackey 2% 49% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 0-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET V. Martinez J. Lackey 1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 5-6-7
t5 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O BOS M. Napoli J. Verlander -3% 47% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O BOS J. Saltalamacchia J. Verlander -2% 45% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  BOS J. Gomes J. Verlander 2% 46% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
t5 0-0 2 1-- 4,(0-2)  O BOS S. Drew J. Verlander -3% 43% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' John Lackey facing 6-7-8
b5 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  DET J. Peralta J. Lackey -8% 35% Double to CF (Line Drive)
b5 0-0 0 -2- 5,(2-2)  O DET A. Avila J. Lackey 1% 37% Groundout: 2B-1B; Peralta to 3B
b5 0-0 1 --3 8,(3-2)  O DET O. Infante J. Lackey 8% 45% Strikeout Swinging
b5 0-0 2 --3 1,(0-0)  O DET A. Dirks J. Lackey 5% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 9-1-2
t6 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O BOS W. Middlebrooks J. Verlander -3% 47% Lineout: CF
t6 0-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  BOS J. Ellsbury J. Verlander 4% 50% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t6 0-0 1 1-- 4,(1-2)  O BOS S. Victorino J. Verlander -4% 46% Flyball: LF
t6 0-0 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  BOS D. Pedroia J. Verlander 2% 48% Wild Pitch; Ellsbury to 2B
t6 0-0 2 -2- 5,(2-2)  O BOS D. Pedroia J. Verlander -5% 42% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' John Lackey facing 1-2-3
b6 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET A. Jackson J. Lackey 3% 46% Strikeout Swinging
b6 0-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET T. Hunter J. Lackey 2% 48% Strikeout Swinging
b6 0-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET M. Cabrera J. Lackey 2% 50% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 4-5-6
t7 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O BOS D. Ortiz J. Verlander -4% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 0-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  R BOS M. Napoli J. Verlander 21% 67% Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
t7 1-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O BOS J. Saltalamacchia J. Verlander -2% 65% Strikeout Swinging
t7 1-0 2 --- 7,(1-2)  O BOS J. Gomes J. Verlander -1% 64% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' John Lackey facing 4-5-6
b7 0-1 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET P. Fielder J. Lackey 5% 68% Lineout: LF
b7 0-1 1 --- 2,(1-0)  DET V. Martinez J. Lackey -5% 63% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
b7 0-1 1 1-- 5,(3-1)  O DET J. Peralta J. Lackey 6% 69% Flyball: RF
Craig Breslow replaces John Lackey pitching
b7 0-1 2 1-- 5,(3-1)  DET A. Avila C. Breslow -4% 65% Walk; Martinez to 2B
b7 0-1 2 12- 2,(0-1)  O DET O. Infante C. Breslow 9% 74% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Tigers' Justin Verlander facing 8-9-1
t8 1-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  BOS S. Drew J. Verlander 6% 81% Single to RF (Line Drive); Drew to 2B/Adv on E9
t8 1-0 0 -2- 2,(0-1)  O BOS W. Middlebrooks J. Verlander -4% 77% Flyball: CF
t8 1-0 1 -2- 3,(1-1)  O BOS J. Ellsbury J. Verlander -4% 73% Flyball: LF
t8 1-0 2 -2- 1,(0-0)  O BOS S. Victorino J. Verlander -4% 69% Lineout: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Craig Breslow facing 9-1-2
Jose Iglesias pinch hits for Andy Dirks (LF) batting 9th
b8 0-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O DET J. Iglesias C. Breslow 6% 76% Strikeout Looking
b8 0-1 1 --- 5,(3-1)  DET A. Jackson C. Breslow -7% 69% Walk
Junichi Tazawa replaces Craig Breslow pitching
b8 0-1 1 1-- 5,(2-2)  DET T. Hunter J. Tazawa -18% 51% Single to RF (Line Drive); Jackson to 3B
b8 0-1 1 1-3 4,(1-2)  O DET M. Cabrera J. Tazawa 18% 69% Strikeout Swinging
Koji Uehara replaces Junichi Tazawa pitching
b8 0-1 2 1-3 3,(0-2)  O DET P. Fielder K. Uehara 14% 83% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Tigers' Jose Veras facing 3-4-5
Jose Veras replaces Justin Verlander pitching
Don Kelly replaces Jose Iglesias (PH) playing LF batting 9th
t9 1-0 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O BOS D. Pedroia J. Veras -2% 82% Strikeout Swinging
Phil Coke replaces Jose Veras pitching
t9 1-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O BOS D. Ortiz P. Coke -1% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
Al Alburquerque replaces Phil Coke pitching
t9 1-0 2 --- 7,(2-2)  O BOS M. Napoli A. Alburquerque -1% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Koji Uehara facing 5-6-7
b9 0-1 0 --- 2,(0-1)  DET V. Martinez K. Uehara -13% 66% Single to LF (Line Drive)
Hernan Perez pinch runs for Victor Martinez (DH) batting 5th
b9 0-1 0 1-- 4,(1-2)  OO DET J. Peralta K. Uehara 29% 95% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b9 0-1 2 --- 7,(3-2)  O DET A. Avila K. Uehara 5% 100% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.

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