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Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox, at Comerica Park, June 6, 2014 Matchups, Tickets, Preview

Date:
Friday, June 6, 2014
Start Time:
7:08et (local)
Venue:
Comerica Park
Tickets:
Series:
Game #1 of a 3-game series
Average Temp:
74° (based on last ten years)
Red Sox
Manager:
Game #:
60
On This Date:
54-53
Tigers
Manager:
Game #:
57
On This Date:
52-52
Season Series
Fri, May 16, 2014 DET  1 @BOS  0     
Sat, May 17, 2014 DET  6 @BOS  1     
Sun, May 18, 2014 DET  6 @BOS  2     

Fri, Jun 06, 2014 BOS    @DET  7:08pm
Sat, Jun 07, 2014 BOS    @DET  7:15pm
Sun, Jun 08, 2014 BOS    @DET  8:07pm

                         All times ET
27-32, 4th, 9 GB, 4 GB in WC / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   15-17   Road:   12-15   ExtrInn: 3-5 
 vsRHP:  14-24   vsLHP:  13-8    1-Run:   7-13
 vsEast: 12-17   vsCntrl: 3-9    vsWest:  6-3  IL: 6-3 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 59 Wed, Jun  4  @CLE  L   4-7 (12)  27-32  4th  8.5 gb
 58 Tue, Jun  3  @CLE  L   3-5       27-31  4th  7.5 gb
 57 Mon, Jun  2  @CLE  L   2-3       27-30  4th  6.5 gb
 56 Sun, Jun  1   TBR  W   4-0       27-29  4th  6.0 gb
 55 Sat, May 31   TBR  W   7-1       26-29  4th  6.0 gb
 54 Fri, May 30   TBR  W   3-2 (10)  25-29  4th  6.0 gb
 53 Thu, May 29   ATL  W   4-3       24-29  4th  7.0 gb
 52 Wed, May 28   ATL  W   4-0       23-29  4th  8.0 gb
 51 Tue, May 27  @ATL  W   6-3       22-29  4th  8.0 gb
 50 Mon, May 26  @ATL  W   8-6       21-29  5th  8.0 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20: 7-13   Last 30:14-16
31-25, 1st, 2½ up / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   14-14   Road:   17-11   ExtrInn: 2-3 
 vsRHP:  21-19   vsLHP:  10-6    1-Run:  10-7 
 vsEast:  8-4    vsCntrl:12-9    vsWest:  9-9  IL: 2-3 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 56 Thu, Jun  5   TOR  L   3-7       31-25  1st  2.5 up
 55 Wed, Jun  4   TOR  L   2-8       31-24  1st  3.0 up
 54 Tue, Jun  3   TOR  L   3-5       31-23  1st  4.0 up
 53 Sun, Jun  1  @SEA  L   0-4       31-22  1st  4.5 up
 52 Sat, May 31  @SEA  L   2-3       31-21  1st  5.5 up
 51 Fri, May 30  @SEA  W   6-3       31-20  1st  5.5 up
 50 Thu, May 29  @OAK  W   5-4       30-20  1st  4.5 up
 49 Wed, May 28  @OAK  L   1-3       29-20  1st  4.0 up
 48 Tue, May 27  @OAK  W   6-5       29-19  1st  5.0 up
 47 Mon, May 26  @OAK  L   0-10      28-19  1st  5.0 up
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 7-13   Last 30:14-16
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, May 18, 2014 DET  6 @BOS  2        W:Anibal Sanchez (1-2), L: Jake Peavy (1-2), S: none
Sat, May 17, 2014 DET  6 @BOS  1        W:Rick Porcello (7-1), L: John Lackey (5-3), S: none
Fri, May 16, 2014 DET  1 @BOS  0        W:Max Scherzer (6-1), L: Jon Lester (4-5), S: Joe Nathan (11)

Wed, Sep 04, 2013 BOS 20  DET  4        W:Ryan Dempster (8-9), L: Rick Porcello (11-8), S: none
Tue, Sep 03, 2013 BOS  2  DET  1        W:Jon Lester (13-8), L: Max Scherzer (19-2), S: Koji Uehara (17)
Mon, Sep 02, 2013 DET  3 @BOS  0        W:Doug Fister (12-7), L: John Lackey (8-12), S: Jose Veras (21)
Sun, Jun 23, 2013 DET  7  BOS  5        W:Joaquin Benoit (2-0), L: Andrew Miller (0-2), S: none
Sat, Jun 22, 2013 DET 10  BOS  3        W:Max Scherzer (11-0), L: Allen Webster (0-2), S: none
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 BOS 10 @DET  6        W:Jon Lester (7-4), L: Doug Fister (6-5), S: none
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 DET  4  BOS  3        W:Drew Smyly (3-0), L: Andrew Bailey (3-1), S: none
Season Series: 2014 - DET over 3-0; 2013 - DET won 4-3; 2012 - Tied 5-5; All-Time - BOS leads 1026-960

SP: Rubby De La Rosa (25, RHP, 1-0, 0.00)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. DET Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (1-0) 7.0 4 0 0 0 8 0 0.00
2013 (0-2) 11.1 15 7 7 2 6 2 5.56
2012 (0-0) 0.2 0 2 2 2 0 0 27.00
Last 7 GS 2-3 42.0 33 11 10 15 41 3 2.14 60
2014-05-31 TBR W 7.0 4 0 0 0 8 0 105 77
2011-07-31 ARI L 4.0 5 3 3 4 6 2 103 42
2011-07-25 COL W 6.0 3 1 1 4 5 0 113 63
2011-07-19 @SFG ND 5.0 9 3 2 0 5 1 88 44
2011-07-09 SDP ND 6.0 1 0 0 4 8 0 98 74
2011-07-04 NYM L 7.0 5 3 3 1 5 0 98 59
2011-06-29 @MIN L 7.0 6 1 1 2 4 0 99 63
Has never faced DET as starter.

SP: Drew Smyly (25, LHP, 2-4, 4.10)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (2-4) 48.1 48 22 22 19 45 8 4.10
2013 (6-0) 76.0 62 20 20 17 81 4 2.37
2012 (4-3) 99.1 93 49 44 33 94 12 3.99
Last 7 GS 1-3 38.1 40 18 18 16 36 7 4.23 50
2014-05-31 @SEA L 4.0 7 3 3 1 5 0 105 40
2014-05-26 @OAK L 5.0 8 6 6 2 3 4 107 28
2014-05-19 @CLE ND 5.0 7 3 3 5 6 0 110 42
2014-05-13 @BAL ND 6.0 5 1 1 2 7 1 106 63
2014-05-08 HOU L 5.1 5 3 3 3 2 1 91 45
2014-05-03 @KCR W 7.0 2 0 0 2 6 0 93 77
2014-04-23 CHW ND 6.0 6 2 2 1 7 1 92 58
Last 5 v.BOS 0-0 6.0 8 4 4 0 4 2 6.00 44
2012-05-30 @BOS ND 6.0 8 4 4 0 4 2 86 44
Red Sox Batters (4.07 RS/G) vs. Tigers Pitchers (4.34 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 33.Smyly*
G/S/vB
62.Alburquerque
G/S/vB
44.Chamberlain
G/S/vB
40.Coke*
G/S/vB
49.Knebel
G/S/vB
46.Krol*
G/S/vB
36.Nathan
G/S/vB
57.Reed
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
2.Bogaerts G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 244/165 .297/.389/.453/.842 .940/.796 .822 109/.975 1/2 5/6
25.Bradley* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 200/124 .203/.286/.299/.586 .666/.535 .525 80/.524 4/0 1/0
7.Drew* G/S/vP 1/.000 3/.333 3/2.000 5/1.150 ··· ··· 5/.650 1/2.000 8/8 .000/.250/.000/.250 /.250 .250 8/.250 0/0 0/0
5.Gomes G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· 5/.650 1/2.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 1/.000 161/81 .230/.335/.378/.713 .894/.543 .636 76/.670 0/0 5/2
68.Hassan G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 8/2 .143/.250/.143/.393 .333/.500 .000 8/.393 0/0 0/0
10.Herrera# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 ··· 62/40 .231/.305/.231/.536 .508/.551 .422 20/.610 0/2 0/1
26.Holt* G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.500 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 112/63 .317/.360/.455/.816 .939/.721 .544 84/.799 3/0 1/5
29.Nava# G/S/vP 3/1.000 1/5.000 4/.250 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/.500 2/.000 91/64 .136/.231/.235/.465 .188/.590 .531 16/.259 1/0 2/3
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 4/2.250 4/1.750 23/.841 20/.317 ··· ··· 12/.432 ··· 245/155 .262/.371/.490/.862 .867/.859 1.023 100/.917 0/0 13/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 2/1.000 5/.000 28/1.180 9/1.127 ··· ··· 3/1.334 ··· 266/182 .274/.350/.380/.729 .818/.691 .745 107/.734 2/4 2/1
40.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 6/.666 4/.500 8/.000 14/.500 ··· 2/.000 14/.368 ··· 185/125 .283/.315/.410/.726 .528/.818 .665 78/.729 0/0 4/2
3.Ross G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/2.000 ··· 73/33 .162/.219/.294/.513 .675/.333 .547 37/.361 0/1 2/3
38.Sizemore* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 7/.453 7/.286 ··· 1/.000 17/.063 ··· 180/128 .221/.289/.337/.626 .481/.686 .655 72/.581 5/0 2/1
IP 48.1 24.0 24.1 19.2 4.2 19.2 21.0 24.0 TOTAL .244/.328/.373/.701 .719/.691 .669 .687 18/11 45/35
ERA-K/9 4.10/8.4 3.38/10.9 2.59/10.7 6.41/5.0 9.64/9.6 2.29/5.9 6.86/8.6 4.50/7.9 4.01/7.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Pierzynski (23-9-3)
 Ross (13-3-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 206/.258 99/.222 99/.242 91/.321 24/.318 82/.253 92/.250 101/.293 .254  Bradley
 Sizemore
 Nava
 Gomes
 Hassan
1/49/6/4
24/16/10/3
4/0/18/1
38/0/9/1
0/0/2/0
OPS .771 .649 .611 .920 .830 .745 .774 .780 .722
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 48/.449 48/.657 50/.611 36/.828 12/.788 40/.689 48/.850 46/.998 .685
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 158/.873 51/.642 49/.610 55/.985 12/.871 42/.797 44/.695 55/.603 .759
Home 75/.848 56/.714 47/.825 35/.919 14/1.167 32/1.045 43/.640 67/.821
Last 28d days 101/.855 43/.540 48/.592 53/.785 24/.830 39/.748 38/.898 44/.797
HR/SB/CS 8/3/2 4/3/0 0/2/1 3/0/1 0/1/0 3/0/0 4/5/0 2/3/2 50/40/24
Usage ·····X·· ··o··o·X ··o···XX oo··X··· ·X··o··· ··o··ooo ··X····X oX···X··
Tigers Batters (4.43 RS/G) vs. Red Sox Pitchers (4.27 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 62.De La Rosa
G/S/vB
35.Badenhop
G/S/vB
32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
55.Capuano*
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
54.Mujica
G/S/vB
36.Tazawa
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
13.Avila* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 3/.000 1/.000 3/.333 ··· 3/.333 3/.000 162/122 .215/.342/.370/.712 .608/.746 .653 79/.680 0/3 4/2
24.Cabrera G/S/vP ··· 2/2.000 6/.533 23/1.348 2/2.500 4/2.000 5/.650 4/2.000 240/181 .313/.363/.548/.911 .690/.981 .888 104/1.088 0/1 11/3
9.Castellanos G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 189/132 .249/.296/.370/.666 .765/.627 .737 80/.631 1/1 4/4
20.Davis G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 2/.000 6/1.667 2/1.000 ··· 7/1.143 6/.000 176/124 .286/.335/.416/.751 .816/.725 .781 70/.701 16/3 4/2
50.Holaday G/S/vP 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 ··· 50/29 .255/.300/.277/.577 .286/.798 .500 19/.485 1/0 0/3
48.Hunter G/S/vP ··· 5/.400 10/1.611 22/1.074 7/.619 3/.666 5/1.400 14/.714 206/156 .260/.286/.439/.725 .711/.729 .584 90/.587 1/1 8/2
14.Jackson G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 4/1.750 4/.000 2/no AB ··· 2/.000 4/1.000 219/162 .240/.306/.375/.681 .773/.649 .887 95/.463 6/1 3/4
32.Kelly* G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 1/no AB ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 1/5.000 77/67 .265/.351/.324/.674 .900/.643 .860 47/.563 2/0 0/1
3.Kinsler G/S/vP ··· 4/1.500 6/1.100 3/3.500 7/1.571 8/.000 6/1.500 10/.708 251/193 .301/.331/.453/.784 .819/.773 .866 110/.823 6/3 5/1
28.Martinez G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 3/.333 1/.000 6/.834 ··· ··· 73/49 .242/.301/.455/.756 .125/1.054 .495 43/.815 2/2 3/0
41.Martinez# G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 9/.555 6/.666 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 236/178 .332/.390/.578/.968 1.139/.912 .887 106/1.010 2/2 13/2
27.Romine# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 129/105 .202/.258/.252/.510 .652/.477 .618 65/.466 4/1 1/6
30.Suarez G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/ .000/.000/.000/.000 .000/ .000 1/.000 0/0 0/0
IP 7.0 33.1 20.0 27.2 24.2 21.0 26.0 25.2 TOTAL .266/.321/.419/.740 .709/.751 .762 .714 41/19 56/36
ERA-K/9 0.00/10.3 1.89/4.3 4.50/6.8 2.28/8.1 2.55/14.2 7.29/6.0 2.08/8.3 0.70/12.6 3.80/8.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Avila (29-20-1)
 Holaday (8-3-0)
 Martinez (3-1-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 24/.167 132/.267 92/.300 117/.221 101/.196 96/.322 105/.235 95/.182 .262  Davis
 Jackson
 Kelly
 Hunter
 Martinez
41/2/0/4
0/53/0/1
3/2/6/0
0/0/49/0
12/0/6/0
OPS .375 .712 .760 .597 .529 .932 .623 .490 .726
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 14/.500 50/.779 41/.724 45/.638 36/.611 36/1.107 44/.676 48/.226 .727
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 10/.200 82/.673 51/.789 72/.568 65/.483 60/.819 61/.584 47/.742 .726
Road / 43/.885 47/.729 59/.518 53/.688 35/.710 50/.654 38/.439
Last 28d days 24/.375 50/.604 47/.788 44/.529 43/.661 43/.990 44/.550 36/.239
HR/SB/CS 0/0/0 1/1/1 1/1/0 1/0/1 1/0/0 5/4/1 2/0/0 2/0/1 52/36/12
Usage ·····X·· ·oo···X· ·Xo····· ·o······ ··X···o· ·X··X·o· ·X····o· ·X··o·oo

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 2014 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

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.