MLB PRO
DETROIT TIGERS AT BOSTON RED SOX
05/04/2021
 
DETROIT TIGERS AT BOSTON RED SOX
GAME ID: 1022 - TUESDAY, MAY 4TH, 2021
GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit Tigers (11-18) 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
Boston Red Sox (16-14) 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 X 5 10 1
Victory Pushes Red Sox Record to 16-14
Boston Red Sox starter Gerrit Cole was in fine form against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park, leading his team to a 5-3 win. The winning pitcher was Cole, now 3-2. He tossed 6 innings of 5-hit ball, while walking 0 and fanning 7. The Tigers, now 11-18, continue their slow start.

Todd Kuhn hit a run-scoring double off Robert Stephenson in the bottom of the sixth, which put the Red Sox in front, 4-3. In addition to the double, Kuhn had 1 single and 2 walks, while going 2 for 3.

In postgame comments to the Boston Bulletin, Cole said, "If the effort is there, the wins will come."
DETROIT BATTING LINESCORES BOSTON BATTING LINESCORES
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
R. Rosa RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .261 0 3
R. Aguilera SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .363 5 16
J. Heyward LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .265 6 17
X. Noonan 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .313 7 22
M. Wheeloc 1B 4 0 2 0 0 2 2 .312 2 9
K. Hiura 2B 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 .232 4 14
V. Robles CF 3 0 1 2 1 2 3 .265 4 13
A. Eaton DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .211 0 1
J. DeWitt C 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .184 2 4
Totals 35 3 8 3 1 12 17      
BATTING
Doubles: K. Hiura 2 (8, 4th Inning off G. Cole, 2 on, 2 outs; 7th Inning off J. Mejía, 0 on, 0 outs) J. Heyward (6, 4th Inning off G. Cole, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: K. Hiura 5 , V. Robles , M. Wheeloc 2 , X. Noonan , J. Heyward 2
2-out RBI: K. Hiura , V. Robles
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: V. Robles , A. Eaton , R. Rosa , J. DeWitt
Team LOB: 6
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
S. Suzuki RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .282 2 13
D. Allen SS 3 1 2 1 1 1 3 .317 3 14
T. Kuhn 2B 3 1 2 1 2 0 2 .264 3 14
J. MacNeill 1B 3 0 0 0 2 2 7 .229 5 18
W. Olmstead C 4 0 0 0 1 3 7 .253 4 12
G. Springer CF 4 0 1 2 0 3 3 .241 3 18
J. Montero DH 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .252 6 14
H. Nakamura 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .283 3 16
A. Cruz LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .248 8 24
Totals 33 5 10 5 6 12 26      
BATTING
Doubles: D. Allen (13, 8th Inning off E. Castaneda, 0 on, 1 out) S. Suzuki (6, 1st Inning off J. García, 0 on, 0 outs) T. Kuhn (7, 6th Inning off R. Stephenson, 1 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: J. Montero (6, 7th Inning off R. Stephenson, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: D. Allen 3 , S. Suzuki 2 , H. Nakamura , G. Springer , A. Cruz 2 , T. Kuhn 3 , J. Montero 4
2-out RBI: G. Springer , T. Kuhn
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: J. MacNeill , G. Springer , W. Olmstead 2 , J. Montero
Sac Fly: D. Allen
Hit by Pitch: S. Suzuki
Team LOB: 12

BASERUNNING
SB: A. Cruz (5)

FIELDING
Errors: S. Suzuki (2)
DETROIT PITCHING LINESCORES BOSTON PITCHING LINESCORES
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
J. García 4.0 5 2 2 4 6 0 98 55 4.06
R. Stephenson L (0-2), BS (2) 2.1 4 3 3 1 3 1 40 28 6.62
E. Castaneda 1.2 1 0 0 1 3 0 25 15 5.11
PITCHING
Game Score: J. García 46
Batters Faced: J. García 22, R. Stephenson 12, E. Castaneda 7
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. García 0-6, R. Stephenson 2-2, E. Castaneda 0-2
Pitches - Strikes: J. García 98-55, R. Stephenson 40-28, E. Castaneda 25-15
WP: R. Stephenson
Hit Batsmen: J. García
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
G. Cole W (3-2) 6.0 5 3 3 0 7 0 96 65 2.95
J. Mejía H (4) 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 31 19 3.60
V. Mejía SV (7) 1.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 25 17 0.60
PITCHING
Game Score: G. Cole 57
Batters Faced: G. Cole 23, J. Mejía 8, V. Mejía 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: G. Cole 5-6, J. Mejía 4-0, V. Mejía 0-0
Pitches - Strikes: G. Cole 96-65, J. Mejía 31-19, V. Mejía 25-17
WP: G. Cole
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Gerrit Cole
Ballpark: Fenway Park
Weather: Partly Cloudy (50 degrees), wind blowing in from right at 12 mph
Start Time: 7:15 PM PST
Time: 3:31
Attendance: 26992
Special Notes: RP Javier Mejía was injured while pitching.
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