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DETROIT TIGERS AT MINNESOTA TWINS
09/19/2020
 
DETROIT TIGERS AT MINNESOTA TWINS
GAME ID: 2889 - SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH, 2020
GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit Tigers (56-98) 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 0 1 9 13 0
Minnesota Twins (73-82) 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 7 10 1
Tigers Turn Back Minnesota, 9-7
Justin DeWitt was instrumental in his team's 9-7 triumph over the Minnesota Twins. The catcher was 2-4 with a home run, a double, and a walk, while scoring 2 runs and driving in 3 for the Detroit Tigers. Reliever James C. Jones picked up the win. His record improves to 1-0. Nathan Eovaldi took the loss. The last-place Tigers are now 56-98, the Twins 73-82.

DeWitt contributed a big hit, a 3-run home run, for Detroit in the top of the fourth. With his team trailing 2-0, DeWitt took a changeup from Nathan Eovaldi and stroked the home run to left. His 12th home run of the season allowed the Tigers to leap in front, 3-2.

"It's nice to come out on top today," said DeWitt.
DETROIT BATTING LINESCORES MINNESOTA BATTING LINESCORES
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
R. Rosa RF 5 1 3 0 0 1 0 .301 10 39
J. Votto DH 5 1 1 1 0 3 1 .259 12 43
K. Hiura 3B 5 1 3 2 0 2 1 .287 4 15
   a-V. Adams 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218 15 49
I. Cruz LF 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 .272 10 31
R. Aguilera 2B 4 1 2 0 1 2 0 .276 15 59
M. Wheeloc 1B 4 1 0 0 1 1 4 .221 5 20
J. DeWitt C 4 2 2 3 1 0 0 .261 12 45
W. Chambers CF 5 1 2 2 0 0 3 .230 1 9
C. Adames SS 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .211 3 20
Totals 40 9 13 8 5 10 14      
a - V. Adams substituted for K. Hiura in the 8th

BATTING
Doubles: R. Rosa 2 (19, 3rd Inning off N. Eovaldi, 0 on, 1 out; 4th Inning off N. Eovaldi, 0 on, 2 outs) J. DeWitt (26, 9th Inning off J. Hoover, 0 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: K. Hiura (4, 4th Inning off S. Inch, 1 on, 2 outs) W. Chambers (1, 4th Inning off N. Eovaldi, 0 on, 1 out) J. DeWitt (12, 4th Inning off N. Eovaldi, 2 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: J. Votto , K. Hiura 6 , W. Chambers 5 , R. Aguilera 2 , R. Rosa 5 , J. DeWitt 6
2-out RBI: J. Votto , K. Hiura , W. Chambers
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: K. Hiura , M. Wheeloc , C. Adames
Team LOB: 8

BASERUNNING
CS: R. Rosa (13)

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Aguilera-Adames-Wheeloc)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
M. López RF 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 .251 31 79
J. Adell CF 4 2 2 1 0 2 1 .217 6 19
G. Copeland 1B 3 1 1 2 1 0 1 .335 37 126
N. Arenado 3B 4 0 2 2 0 1 0 .257 31 83
P. Fielder DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .225 14 37
M. Perez C 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .280 18 58
D. Fields LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .234 15 57
D. Wilson 2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .281 12 48
M. Johnston SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .252 4 14
Totals 36 7 10 7 1 8 9      
BATTING
Doubles: J. Adell (3, 8th Inning off B. Picot, 0 on, 0 outs) D. Fields (21, 5th Inning off R. Demmitt, 0 on, 0 outs) M. Johnston (6, 9th Inning off M. López, 0 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: G. Copeland (37, 5th Inning off R. Demmitt, 1 on, 2 outs) D. Wilson (12, 2nd Inning off R. Demmitt, 0 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: G. Copeland 4 , J. Adell 3 , D. Wilson 4 , D. Fields 2 , M. Johnston 2 , M. López 2 , N. Arenado 2
2-out RBI: G. Copeland , J. Adell , D. Wilson , M. López , N. Arenado
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: P. Fielder , M. Perez , M. López
GIDP: P. Fielder
Team LOB: 3

BASERUNNING
SB: J. Adell (6) , M. López (39)

FIELDING
Errors: D. Wilson (7)
DETROIT PITCHING LINESCORES MINNESOTA PITCHING LINESCORES
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
R. Demmitt 4.2 7 6 6 0 6 2 99 61 5.24
J. Jones W (1-0) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 20 12 5.45
S. Wymer H (2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 18 4.55
B. Picot H (8) 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 22 12 3.35
M. López SV (18) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 16 8 4.01
PITCHING
Game Score: R. Demmitt 32
Batters Faced: R. Demmitt 21, J. Jones 4, S. Wymer 3, B. Picot 5, M. López 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: R. Demmitt 6-2, J. Jones 2-1, S. Wymer 2-1, B. Picot 2-0, M. López 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: R. Demmitt 99-61, J. Jones 20-12, S. Wymer 24-18, B. Picot 22-12, M. López 16-8
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
N. Eovaldi L (12-11) 3.2 8 6 6 1 4 2 81 52 6.15
S. Inch 2.1 1 1 1 2 2 1 37 22 4.45
M. Rzepczynski 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 11 6 6.75
W. Font 1.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 31 16 5.73
J. Hoover 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 21 13 3.55
PITCHING
Game Score: N. Eovaldi 22
Batters Faced: N. Eovaldi 20, S. Inch 10, M. Rzepczynski 3, W. Font 7, J. Hoover 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: N. Eovaldi 3-3, S. Inch 2-3, M. Rzepczynski 1-0, W. Font 1-2, J. Hoover 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: N. Eovaldi 81-52, S. Inch 37-22, M. Rzepczynski 11-6, W. Font 31-16, J. Hoover 21-13
Inherited Runners - Scored: S. Inch 1-1 , W. Font 2-1
WP: S. Inch , W. Font
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Justin DeWitt
Ballpark: Target Field
Weather: Partly Cloudy (58 degrees), wind blowing in from center at 11 mph
Start Time: 6:10 PM PST
Time: 4:05
Attendance: 39405
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