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Game Preview: DET @ SEA, 4:10pm, Friday, July 4, 2008 @Safeco Field

Detroit Tigers, 43-42, 3rd, 6 GB, 6½ GB in WC

SP: Kenny Rogers (43, LHP, 6-5, 4.59)

   2008 Gamelogs / 2008 Splits / vs. SEA Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2008 (6-5)            100   114  57  51  41  40 10    4.59      
 2007 (3-4)             63    65  36  31  25  36  8    4.43      
 2006 (17-8)           204   195  97  87  62  99 23    3.84      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-1  47.1  42  15  12  14  15  3    2.28   56 
 2008-06-29    COL   W   6     8   3   3   2   2  1      98   44 
 2008-06-24    STL   L   5.1   9   5   5   3   2  1      98   29 
 2008-06-17   @SFG   W   7     5   1   1   1   2  0      90   64 
 2008-06-12    CHW  ND   8     4   1   0   1   1  0      96   72 
 2008-06-07    CLE  ND   7     5   3   1   2   3  0     105   60 
 2008-06-02   @OAK  ND   7     6   2   2   4   3  1     107   56 
 2008-05-26   @LAA  ND   7     5   0   0   1   2  0      98   68 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.SEA      1-2  30.1  38  23  21  10   9  3    6.23   39 
 2008-05-21    SEA   W   5.1   8   4   4   3   2  2      91   35 
 2007-07-14   @SEA   L   5     5   6   5   4   0  1      87   31 
 2006-09-06    SEA  ND   7     8   4   4   1   1  0      93   45 
 2005-09-29   @SEA   L   6     9   4   3   2   2  0     116   40 
 2005-09-17    SEA  ND   7     8   5   5   0   4  0     102   45 
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   25-17   Road:   18-25   ExtrInn: 1-3 
 vsRHP:  27-37   vsLHP:  16-5    1-Run:  11-10
 vsEast:  8-8    vsCntrl:11-21   vsWest: 11-8  IL:13-5 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 85 Thu, Jul  3  @SEA  W   8-4       43-42  3rd  6.0 gb
 84 Wed, Jul  2  @MIN  L   0-7       42-42  3rd  7.0 gb
 83 Tue, Jul  1  @MIN  L   4-6       42-41  3rd  6.0 gb
 82 Mon, Jun 30  @MIN  W   5-4       42-40  3rd  5.0 gb
 81 Sun, Jun 29   COL  W   4-3       41-40  3rd  5.0 gb
 80 Sat, Jun 28   COL  W   7-6       40-40  3rd  5.0 gb
 79 Fri, Jun 27   COL  W   7-1       39-40  3rd  5.0 gb
 78 Thu, Jun 26   STL  W   3-2 (10)  38-40  3rd  5.0 gb
 77 Wed, Jun 25   STL  W   8-7       37-40  3rd  5.0 gb
 76 Tue, Jun 24   STL  L   4-8       36-40  3rd  6.0 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:15-5    Last 30:20-10
Seattle Mariners, 33-52, 4th, 18 GB, 16½ GB in WC

SP: Erik Bedard (29, LHP, 5-4, 3.79)

   2008 Gamelogs / 2008 Splits / vs. DET Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2008 (5-4)             76    65  37  32  34  66  8    3.79      
 2007 (13-5)           182   141  66  64  57 221 19    3.16      
 2006 (15-11)          196.1 196  92  82  69 171 16    3.76      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-2  34.1  33  18  17  15  29  1    4.46   49 
 2008-06-29   @SDP   W   5.2   3   1   1   3   3  0      94   59 
 2008-06-20   @ATL  ND   3     2   0   0   0   1  0      36   56 
 2008-06-14    WSN  ND   6     9   2   2   2   8  0      99   52 
 2008-06-08   @BOS  ND   5     2   1   1   3   5  0      99   61 
 2008-06-03    LAA   L   3.1   7   5   4   3   1  0      75   26 
 2008-05-28    BOS   W   7     2   0   0   3   8  0     110   78 
 2008-05-23   @NYY   L   4.1   8   9   9   1   3  1      74   13 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.DET      0-1  10.2  16  10  10   3   6  1    8.44   34 
 2005-04-18    DET   L   4.2   9   8   8   1   3  1      89   16 
 2004-05-30   @DET  ND   6     7   2   2   2   3  0     109   51 
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   17-26   Road:   16-26   ExtrInn: 2-2 
 vsRHP:  25-39   vsLHP:   8-13   1-Run:   9-15
 vsEast: 10-18   vsCntrl: 4-11   vsWest: 10-14 IL: 9-9 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 85 Thu, Jul  3   DET  L   4-8       33-52  4th 18.0 gb
 84 Wed, Jul  2   TOR  W   4-2       33-51  4th 17.5 gb
 83 Tue, Jul  1   TOR  W   7-6       32-51  4th 17.5 gb
 82 Mon, Jun 30   TOR  L   0-2       31-51  4th 17.5 gb
 81 Sun, Jun 29  @SDP  W   9-2       31-50  4th 17.5 gb
 80 Sat, Jun 28  @SDP  W   4-2       30-50  4th 17.5 gb
 79 Fri, Jun 27  @SDP  W   5-2       29-50  4th 18.5 gb
 78 Wed, Jun 25  @NYM  L   2-8       28-50  4th 19.5 gb
 77 Tue, Jun 24  @NYM  W  11-0       28-49  4th 19.5 gb
 76 Mon, Jun 23  @NYM  W   5-2       27-49  4th 19.5 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:13-17
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Thu, Jul 03, 2008 DET  8 @SEA  4        W:Justin Verlander (5-9), L: Carlos Silva (4-10), S: Fernando Rodney (1)
Sun, Jun 01, 2008 DET  7 @SEA  5        W:Zach Miner (2-3), L: J.J. Putz (2-3), S: none
Sat, May 31, 2008 SEA  5  DET  0        W:Felix Hernandez (3-5), L: Justin Verlander (2-8), S: none
Fri, May 30, 2008 DET  7 @SEA  4        W:Nate Robertson (3-5), L: Carlos Silva (3-5), S: Todd Jones (8)
Thu, May 22, 2008 DET  9  SEA  2        W:Jeremy Bonderman (3-4), L: Miguel Batista (3-6), S: Freddy Dolsi (1)
Wed, May 21, 2008 DET  9  SEA  4        W:Kenny Rogers (4-4), L: Jarrod Washburn (2-6), S: none
Tue, May 20, 2008 DET 12  SEA  8        W:Justin Verlander (2-7), L: Carlos Silva (3-3), S: Todd Jones (7)

Sun, Sep 09, 2007 SEA 14 @DET  7        W:Felix Hernandez (12-7), L: Jeremy Bonderman (11-9), S: none
Sat, Sep 08, 2007 DET 12  SEA  6        W:Zach Miner (3-3), L: Jeff Weaver (6-12), S: none
Fri, Sep 07, 2007 DET  6  SEA  1        W:Justin Verlander (16-5), L: Miguel Batista (13-11), S: none
Season Series: 2008 - DET leads 6-1; 2007 - DET won 6-4; 2006 - DET won 6-3; All-Time - DET leads 184-150

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2008 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed

MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Stat

Best

Middle

Worst

RS/G

TEX  5.44

ARI  4.50

WSN  3.67

RA/G

OAK  3.68

MIL  4.55

TEX  5.67

BA

C. Jones  .389

I. Rodriguez  .283

T. Pena  .162

OBP

C. Jones  .483

O. Hudson  .358

T. Pena  .184

SLG

L. Berkman  .676

B. Hawpe  .456

T. Pena  .214

OPS

C. Jones  1.117

T. Wigginton  .811

T. Pena  .398

ERA

J. Duchscherer  1.96

C. Wang  4.07

B. Arroyo  6.19

K/9IP

E. Volquez  9.71

V. Padilla  6.10

L. Hernandez  3.18

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Detroit Tigers Batters (4.82 RS/G) vs. Seattle Mariners Pitchers (4.80 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 45.Bedard*
G/S/vB
43.Batista
G/S/vB
48.Corcoran
G/S/vB
54.Green
G/S/vB
62.Jimenez*
G/S/vB
57.Lowe
G/S/vB
35.Morrow
G/S/vB
53.Rhodes*
G/S/vB
18.Rowland-Smith*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
24.Cabrera G/S/vP 3/.000 8/1.625 1/.000 2/1.500 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 349/280 .278/.347/.453/.800 .716/.821 .747 100/.793 1/0 11/
28.Granderson* G/S/vP ··· 13/1.058 1/.000 7/1.371 ··· 4/.833 1/2.000 ··· 2/.500 262/225 .298/.347/.492/.839 .724/.858 .802 101/.984 6/4 9/
9.Guillen# G/S/vP 3/.000 18/1.033 1/.000 6/.334 ··· 3/2.334 3/.333 ··· 1/.000 336/261 .294/.371/.444/.815 .933/.788 .684 113/.777 7/2 7/
46.Hollimon# G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/5.000 ··· ··· ··· 25/24 .261/.280/.565/.845 .000/.883 .778 25/.845 0/0 1/
20.Joyce* G/S/vP ··· 2/1.500 1/2.000 ··· ··· 2/1.500 1/no AB ··· ··· 73/71 .239/.288/.537/.825 .000/.850 .826 14/1.000 0/0 5/
14.Polanco G/S/vP 7/1.000 29/.793 1/.000 8/.393 ··· 3/.000 2/.000 1/2.000 2/.000 326/249 .319/.367/.413/.780 1.010/.709 .799 104/.883 2/0 3/
25.Raburn G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 89/53 .225/.295/.425/.720 .792/.663 .605 31/.852 1/0 3/
8.Renteria G/S/vP 6/1.000 33/.796 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/1.000 3/.000 3/.667 1/.000 310/238 .268/.317/.345/.662 .920/.588 .608 91/.649 2/2 5/
7.Rodriguez G/S/vP 6/1.300 22/.559 1/2.000 4/1.167 ··· 3/.000 2/.000 31/.970 1/.000 269/209 .283/.327/.405/.732 .785/.717 .646 68/.981 6/0 3/
57.Sardinha G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 11/11 .091/.091/.273/.364 /.364 .000 11/.364 0/0 0/
3.Sheffield G/S/vP 10/.650 40/1.194 1/2.000 7/1.571 ··· 1/.000 3/1.667 3/.333 2/.000 205/168 .233/.341/.369/.711 .472/.767 .621 42/.833 3/0 5/
33.Thames G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 170/104 .276/.335/.622/.957 .954/.959 .923 77/1.142 0/1 16/
36.Thomas* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 108/95 .302/.368/.406/.774 1.311/.705 .599 36/.868 2/0 0/
IP 76.0 71.2 22.0 44.1 2.2 39.1 25.1 15.2 44.1 TOTAL .274/.340/.432/.773 .808/.764 .689 .837 31/13 89/62
ERA-K/9 3.79/7.8 6.53/5.8 4.09/4.9 3.25/8.7 0.00/10.0 4.35/8.2 0.71/12.5 3.45/10.3 3.05/6.9 4.49/6.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Rodriguez (27-16-3)
 Sardinha (0-1-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 325/.229 358/.304 100/.274 194/.241 9/.111 183/.278 98/.144 68/.276 181/.215 .272  Granderson
 Thomas
 Thames
 Raburn
 Guillen
 Sheffield
 Joyce
0/63/0/3
19/16/1/3
35/0/6/1
17/4/11/0
2/0/0/0
6/0/0/0
15/0/7/0
OPS .688 .909 .683 .660 .222 .768 .437 .674 .611 .760
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 87/.762 187/.872 41/.647 89/.753 4/.000 85/.856 39/.596 36/.643 74/.740 .790
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 238/.661 171/.948 59/.709 105/.577 5/.400 98/.682 59/.333 32/.709 107/.522 .736
Home 176/.628 172/.893 50/.875 113/.495 9/.222 101/.643 55/.412 32/.868 85/.708 .737
Last 28d days 80/.613 64/1.194 57/.816 58/.665 9/.222 74/.849 30/.101 21/.500 80/.606
HR/SB/CS 8/5/1 10/11/2 0/1/0 3/0/1 0/0/0 3/4/0 2/1/0 0/1/0 3/1/0 73/45/16
Usage ····X··· ········ X·X·o··· ·oo·X··· ·oX····· X··XX··· ·oX··oX· ·oX··o·· ··X·····
Seattle Mariners Batters (4.07 RS/G) vs. Detroit Tigers Pitchers (4.82 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 37.Rogers*
G/S/vB
34.Dolsi
G/S/vB
49.Fossum*
G/S/vB
59.Jones
G/S/vB
45.Lopez
G/S/vB
56.Rodney
G/S/vB
44.Seay*
G/S/vB
54.Zumaya
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
29.Beltre G/S/vP 30/.575 2/.000 27/1.220 12/1.250 2/.000 4/1.000 1/.000 5/.400 348/273 .253/.325/.449/.773 1.047/.702 .718 99/.812 7/1 16/
5.Betancourt G/S/vP 16/1.000 1/.000 5/.900 2/1.000 2/2.000 4/.500 ··· 2/1.000 302/236 .276/.287/.392/.679 .680/.679 .813 88/.555 1/2 3/
16.Bloomquist G/S/vP 9/.666 1/.000 6/.750 2/.500 2/2.000 3/.000 ··· 4/.000 103/68 .250/.359/.250/.609 .843/.494 .662 57/.700 8/2 0/
15.Burke G/S/vP 3/1.667 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 54/34 .204/.278/.286/.563 .800/.403 .432 12/.432 0/0 1/
13.Cairo G/S/vP 14/.762 2/1.500 5/.400 10/.522 3/.333 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 86/72 .222/.305/.278/.583 .629/.570 .667 24/.798 2/1 0/
9.Clement* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 103/88 .170/.282/.295/.577 .667/.556 .334 47/.627 0/0 2/
28.Ibanez* G/S/vP 40/.775 1/.000 10/.786 10/1.178 2/2.500 5/.200 4/.750 3/1.167 366/274 .280/.347/.442/.789 .778/.792 .815 113/.840 1/3 9/
2.Johjima G/S/vP 6/1.500 2/.000 6/1.100 5/.200 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 237/189 .226/.267/.312/.579 .606/.573 .634 54/.630 2/0 3/
4.Lopez G/S/vP 20/.671 1/.000 5/.400 2/1.000 1/.000 5/.400 ··· 3/.666 366/281 .301/.319/.413/.732 .869/.690 .801 107/.667 3/1 5/
8.Reed* G/S/vP 2/no AB 1/.000 4/.500 2/.000 2/2.500 2/.000 ··· 2/.500 98/95 .295/.357/.398/.755 .667/.758 .714 64/.809 0/1 2/
44.Sexson G/S/vP 30/1.350 1/.000 11/.273 12/1.773 1/3.000 6/.533 ··· 5/1.400 272/211 .224/.313/.380/.692 1.084/.579 .538 88/.720 1/0 10/
51.Suzuki* G/S/vP 52/.583 ··· 17/.706 6/.666 5/1.467 3/.000 5/1.500 5/1.200 391/302 .305/.362/.379/.741 .690/.755 .814 118/.755 33/2 3/
3.Vidro# G/S/vP 6/.000 ··· 6/.500 10/.522 3/2.000 1/.000 4/.000 ··· 256/198 .220/.268/.322/.590 .590/.593 .546 72/.567 1/1 5/
IP 100.0 23.1 10.1 32.2 33.2 5.1 26.2 6.1 TOTAL .258/.315/.377/.692 .794/.664 .705 .696 60/16 64/53
ERA-K/9 4.59/3.6 3.47/5.0 8.71/4.4 5.23/3.3 2.67/6.4 8.44/5.1 3.04/6.7 2.84/5.7 4.52/5.4

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Burke (7-7-2)
 Clement (5-1-1)
 Johjima (33-8-3)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 446/.294 102/.253 47/.378 147/.295 142/.267 24/.200 113/.273 32/.370 .270  Ibanez
 Suzuki
 Bloomquist
 Reed
 Cairo
83/0/0/6
0/69/16/4
4/10/12/0
3/11/13/0
1/0/0/0
OPS .819 .652 .915 .792 .692 .783 .706 .913 .760
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 122/.740 33/.794 26/.668 66/.872 52/.905 11/1.064 61/.788 15/.564 .788
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 324/.849 69/.583 21/1.224 81/.727 90/.563 13/.508 52/.612 17/1.231 .740
Road 238/.799 47/.729 32/1.049 62/.767 64/.827 12/1.583 52/.567 21/.950 .771
Last 28d days 137/.691 46/.583 41/.777 58/.840 / 24/.783 34/.722 32/.913
HR/SB/CS 10/1/1 1/4/0 0/0/0 3/2/0 2/1/0 1/0/0 1/0/1 0/0/0 71/34/18
Usage ····X··· ····Xo·· ·X·X···· X···oX·X ········ oX···o·o o·o····o o··X··X·

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.

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