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Tigers cap dusting of Yanks
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Tigers 8, Yankees 3
Tigers players charge onto the field following the final out. (Elsa/Getty Images)
Jeremy Bonderman followed Kenny Rogers' sterling start with a shutdown effort on the mound. The result was a clinching victory for the Tigers, their first playoff series win since 1984 and a date opposite the A's in next week's AL Championship Series.
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NYY
October 7, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2   3 6 2
Detroit
0 3 1 0 3 1 0 0 X   8 13 0
DET
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, CF3000101.235
Jeter, SS4110011.500
Abreu, RF4120000.333
Sheffield, 1B4000023.083
Matsui, DH4001002.250
Posada, C4122010.500
Cano, 2B4010002.133
Rodriguez, 3B3000001.071
Cabrera, LF3000001.000
Totals333631411 

BATTING
HR: Posada (1, 9th inning off Walker, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Jeter; Abreu 2; Posada 5; Cano.
RBI: Matsui (1), Posada 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Posada 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Rodriguez (1, throw), Sheffield (1, missed catch).

 
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF5000002.294
Polanco, 2B5220001.412
Casey, 1B5121001.353
Ordonez, RF4322001.267
Guillen, SS4031000.571
Rodriguez, C2112101.231
Monroe, LF4112014.188
Thames, DH4010012.333
Inge, 3B4010011.133
Totals3781381313 

BATTING
2B: Guillen (3, Lidle), Casey (3, Proctor).
HR: Ordonez (1, 2nd inning off Wright, 0 on, 0 out), Monroe (2, 2nd inning off Wright, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Polanco 2; Casey 3; Ordonez 5; Guillen 4; Rodriguez; Monroe 4; Thames; Inge.
RBI: Ordonez 2 (2), Monroe 2 (3), Rodriguez 2 (3), Guillen (2), Casey (4).
2-out RBI: Rodriguez; Casey.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Monroe; Thames; Ordonez.
SF: Rodriguez.
Team LOB: 7.

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wright (L, 0-1)2.254311210.12
Lidle 1.143301020.25
Bruney 0.10000003.38
Proctor 2.23110102.25
Farnsworth 1.01000000.00
 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bonderman (W, 1-0)8.15221402.16
Walker 0.21110014.91

Lidle pitched to 4 batters in the 5th.

Pitches-strikes: Wright 56-34, Lidle 23-14, Bruney 3-2, Proctor 35-27, Farnsworth 15-9, Bonderman 99-70, Walker 10-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Wright 1-6, Lidle 2-1, Bruney 0-1, Proctor 4-3, Farnsworth 2-1, Bonderman 10-11, Walker 1-1.
Batters faced: Wright 15, Lidle 8, Bruney 1, Proctor 11, Farnsworth 4, Bonderman 31, Walker 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Lidle 2-0, Bruney 2-1, Proctor 1-0, Walker 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Larry Poncino. 2B: Larry Vanover. 3B: Tim McClelland. LF: Laz Diaz. RF: Alfonso Marquez.
Weather: 63 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 4 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:54.
Att: 43,126.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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