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  New York Mets 043001000   8 11 1  
  Detroit Tigers 010000314   9 12 1  

Top 1: New York Mets
Kenny Rogers takes the mound. Jose Reyes grounds out. Paul Lo Duca hits a single. [1] Carlos Beltran hits a groundball single to LF. [12] Carlos Delgado gets walked. [123] David Wright flies out to shallow LF. Cliff Floyd grounds out to 2B.
 New York Mets020
 Detroit Tigers000
Bottom 1: Detroit Tigers
Orlando Hernandez takes the mound. Curtis Granderson flies out. Placido Polanco grounds out. Sean Casey flies out.
 New York Mets020
 Detroit Tigers000
Top 2: New York Mets
Shawn Green hits a triple. [3] Jose Valentin hits a single. [1] Endy Chavez gets walked. [12] Jose Reyes hits a line drive single to LF. Valentin is thrown out at home. [13] Paul Lo Duca grounds out to to SS. Chavez scores. Reyes advances to second. [2] Carlos Beltran gets walked. [12] Carlos Delgado hits a flyball double to left center. Beltran scores from first. [2] David Wright flies out to shallow CF.
 New York Mets460
 Detroit Tigers000
Bottom 2: Detroit Tigers
Magglio Ordonez lines out. Carlos Guillen hits a home run. Ivan Rodriguez strikes out. Craig Monroe flies out.
 New York Mets460
 Detroit Tigers110
Top 3: New York Mets
Cliff Floyd hits a double. [2] Shawn Green hits a line drive single to CF. Floyd scores from second. [1] Jose Valentin lines out to SS. Endy Chavez hits a line drive double to left center. Green scores from first. [2] Jose Reyes hits a flyball to deep RF which is misplayed by Magglio Ordonez. Official scorer: E-9. Chavez scores. [1] Paul Lo Duca gets walked. [12] Carlos Beltran pops out to 2B. Carlos Delgado grounds out to 3B.
 New York Mets790
 Detroit Tigers111
Bottom 3: Detroit Tigers
Marcus Thames grounds out. Brandon Inge lines out. Curtis Granderson strikes out.
 New York Mets790
 Detroit Tigers111
Top 4: New York Mets
David Wright gets walked. [1] Cliff Floyd flies out to shallow LF. Shawn Green flies out to shallow CF. Jose Valentin strikes out.
 New York Mets790
 Detroit Tigers111
Bottom 4: Detroit Tigers
Placido Polanco hits a single. [1] Sean Casey hits into a fielders choice. [1] Magglio Ordonez hits into a fielders choice. [1] Carlos Guillen flies out to shallow LF.
 New York Mets790
 Detroit Tigers121
Top 5: New York Mets
Endy Chavez hits a double. [2] Jose Reyes flies out to shallow CF. Paul Lo Duca grounds out to SS. Carlos Beltran grounds out to 3B (+).
 New York Mets7100
 Detroit Tigers121
Bottom 5: Detroit Tigers
Ivan Rodriguez flies out. Craig Monroe pops out. Marcus Thames lines out.
 New York Mets7100
 Detroit Tigers121
Top 6: New York Mets
Carlos Delgado strikes out. David Wright gets walked. [1] Cliff Floyd gets walked. [12] Pitching change: Kenny Rogers is replaced by Wilfredo Ledezma. Shawn Green hits a groundball single to LF. Wright scores from second. [13] Jose Valentin hits into a 1-4-3 double-play.
 New York Mets8110
 Detroit Tigers121
Bottom 6: Detroit Tigers
Brandon Inge strikes out. Curtis Granderson hits a double. [2] Placido Polanco grounds out to SS. Sean Casey gets walked. [12] Magglio Ordonez gets walked. [123] Carlos Guillen strikes out.
 New York Mets8110
 Detroit Tigers131
Top 7: New York Mets
Zach Miner is the new pitcher. Endy Chavez flies out. Jose Reyes flies out. Paul Lo Duca pops out.
 New York Mets8110
 Detroit Tigers131
Bottom 7: Detroit Tigers
Ivan Rodriguez hits a single. [1] Craig Monroe gets walked. [12] Marcus Thames gets walked. [123] Pitching change: Orlando Hernandez is replaced by Chad Bradford. Brandon Inge pops out to SS. Curtis Granderson gets walked. Rodriguez scores from third. [123] Placido Polanco hits a line drive single to LF. Thames scores from second. [12] Sean Casey hits into a 6-4-3 double-play.
 New York Mets8110
 Detroit Tigers451
Top 8: New York Mets
Carlos Beltran grounds out. Carlos Delgado grounds out. David Wright strikes out.
 New York Mets8110
 Detroit Tigers451
Bottom 8: Detroit Tigers
Magglio Ordonez hits a double. [2] Carlos Guillen grounds out to 1B. Ordonez advances to third. [3] Ivan Rodriguez hits a single. [1] Craig Monroe gets walked. [12] Pitching change: Chad Bradford is replaced by Billy Wagner. Marcus Thames flies out to shallow RF. Brandon Inge grounds out to 2B.
 New York Mets8110
 Detroit Tigers571
Top 9: New York Mets
Cliff Floyd gets walked. [1] Shawn Green strikes out. Jose Valentin strikes out. Endy Chavez flies out to deep RF.
 New York Mets8110
 Detroit Tigers571
Bottom 9: Detroit Tigers
Curtis Granderson hits a single. [1] Placido Polanco hits a flyball to shallow LF which is misplayed by Endy Chavez. Official scorer: E-7. [13] Sean Casey hits a groundball single to LF. [13] Magglio Ordonez hits a line drive single to 1B. [12] Carlos Guillen hits a bloop single to CF. [123] Ivan Rodriguez hits a groundball single to CF. Ordonez scores from second.
 New York Mets8111
 Detroit Tigers9121
New York Mets
PLAYER POS AB R H RBI BB SO LOB BA
Jose Reyesss5110000.200
Paul Lo Ducac4011100.250
Carlos Beltrancf4110101.250
Carlos Delgado1b4012112.250
David Wright3b3100211.000
Cliff Floyddh3110203.333
Shawn Greenrf5232010.600
Jose Valentin2b5011022.200
Endy Chavezlf4221101.500
TOTALS   37 8 11 7 8 5 10  
BATTING
2B: C. Delgado (1), C. Floyd (1), E. Chavez 2 (2)
3B: S. Green (1)

BASERUNNING
DP: J. Valentin

FIELDING
E: E. Chavez

PITCHER IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Orlando Hernandez6.00444441956.00
Chad Bradford1.33311200316.75
Billy Wagner (L, 0-1)0.675430002340.50
TOTALS   12 9 8 6 4 1 149  


Detroit Tigers
PLAYER POS AB R H RBI BB SO LOB BA
Curtis Grandersoncf4121110.500
Placido Polanco2b5122000.400
Sean Casey1b4111101.250
Magglio Ordonezrf4221100.500
Carlos Guillenss5121014.400
Ivan Rodriguezc5133010.600
Craig Monroelf2100200.000
Marcus Thamesdh3100100.000
Brandon Inge3b4000012.000
TOTALS   36 9 12 9 6 4 7  
BATTING
2B: C. Granderson (1), M. Ordonez (1)
HR: C. Guillen (1)

BASERUNNING
DP: S. Casey

FIELDING
E: M. Ordonez

PITCHER IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Kenny Rogers5.33108872012513.50
Wilfredo Ledezma0.6710000050.00
Zach Miner (W, 1-0)3.00000130400.00
TOTALS   11 8 8 8 5 0 170  



Player of the Game

Ivan Rodriguez
(Detroit Tigers)



Boxscore Key

+ defense turns hit into an out.

++ defense holds batter to lesser hit.

- defense turns out into a hit.