FINAL: ORIOLES 7, TIGERS 6
Former Tiger Delmon Young gives the Orioles the lead with a pinch-hit, bases-loaded double.
UPDATE 3:35 P.M.
surrenders bases-loaded double to pinch-hitter and former Tiger Delmon Young.
UPDATE 3:29 P.M.
(ERA 108.00) on in relief of
UPDATE 3:23 P.M.
Joba Chamberlain on in relief of Anibal Sanchez.
UPDATE 3:12 P.M.
Tigers add an insurance run on a Victor Martinez
single, Torii Hunter scores.
UPDATE 3:08 P.M.
After two innings of solid relief, Anibal Sanchez
's day is done. Joba Chamberlain
warming up in the 'pen.
UPDATE 2:34 P.M.
With relievers Al Alburquerque
and Anibal Sanchez
warming up in the bullpen, manager Brad Ausmus goes with Sanchez. Justin Verlander
's day is done.
UPDATE 2:14 P.M.
With Anibal Sanchez
warming up in the bullpen, Justin Verlander
gets out of a jam in the fifth without surrendering a run.
UPDATE 1:46 P.M.
Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy
singles off Verlander with two out, scoring Adam Jones
UPDATE 1:26 P.M.
Tigers chase Orioles starter Wei-Yen Chen, Kevin Gausman
is on in relief.
Tigers center fielder Ezequiel Carrera
in as a pinch-runner for the injured Rajai Davis.
UPDATE 1:20 P.M.
Tigers third baseman Nick Castellanos
hits an opposite-field homer off Orioles starter Wei-Yen Chen.
UPDATE 1:18 P.M.
homers to left, scoring Cabrera and Victor Martinez.
UPDATE: 1:17 P.M.
singles home Torii Hunter, runners at first and third, nobody out.
UPDATE: 1:09 P.M.
Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis
has just connected for a controversial two-run homer off Justin Verlander with a man on base. Replays were not enough to overturn the umpire's call.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus and Orioles skipper Buck Showalter have announced their starting lineups for Game 2 of today's best-of-five American League Division Series.
Injured Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis
, noticeably hobbled last night, is back in the lineup, batting ninth and playing center field. With the Orioles starting a left-hander today, left-handed-hitting Tigers catcher Alex Avila
has been bumped down to seventh in the lineup, with third baseman Nick Castellanos
The only change in Baltimore’s lineup today is that catcher Caleb Joseph
is batting eighth in place of Nick Hundley, who went 0-for-4 last night.
First pitch at Baltimore's Camden Yards is scheduled for 12:07 p.m.
We suggest you tune down the volume on your TV and turn up your radio
to Dan Dickerson with the play-by-play on 97.1 FM.
1. Ian Kinsler, 2B (RH)
2. Torii Hunter, RF (RH)
3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B (RH)
4. Victor Martinez, DH (SH)
5. J.D. Martinez, LF (RH)
6. Nick Castellanos, 3B (RH)
7. Alex Avila, C (LH)
8. Andrew Romine, SS (SH)
9. Rajai Davis, CF (RH)
Starting pitcher, right-hander Justin Verlander
1. Nick Markakis, RF (LH)
2. Alejandro De Aza, LF (LH)
3. Adam Jones, CF (RH)
4. Nelson Cruz, DH (RH)
5. Steve Pearce, 1B (RH)
6. J.J. Hardy, SS (RH)
7. Ryan Flaherty, 3B (LH)
8. Caleb Joseph, C (RH)
9. Jonathan Schoop, 2B (RH)
Starting pitcher, left-hander Wei-Yin Chen