Tigers lead the series 2-0
|Fri 04/30|| WP: Rick Porcello (2 - 2) |
LP: Joel Pineiro (2 - 3)
|10 - 6 win|
|Sat 05/01|| WP: Ryan Perry (1 - 1) |
LP: Scot Shields (0 - 1)
|3 - 2 win|
#36 / Pitcher / Los Angeles Angels
Oct 04, 1982
|2010 - Jered Weaver||3-0||5||5||0||0||0||0||32.0||27||9||9||5||6||34||2.53||1.03|
#35 / Pitcher / Detroit Tigers
Feb 20, 1983
|2010 - Justin Verlander||1-2||5||5||0||0||0||0||27.2||28||18||17||3||12||26||5.53||1.45|
deposited a home run 408 feet away.The Tigers won their last game against Jered Weaver, no thanks to Mr. Weaver who gave up just two runs in six innings. It took a ninth-inning comeback to get the win.
From the press notes:
- The Tigers last swept the Angels in Detroit in 1996. (How in the world did that team sweep anything?)
Detroit's bullpen has an ERA of 1.11 over the past 14 games.
Notes not from the press notes:
- Verlander has stranded just 61.5 percent of baserunners so far this season.
Austin Jackson's BABIP is .514 entering the game
- Adam Everett's is .189 and Gerald Laird's is .186.