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Sunday, March 1, 2009:
Pirates 6, Tigers 4
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF3221101.333
1-Wells, PR-CF1000010.500
Polanco, 2B2010201.400
2-Sizemore, PR-2B0000000.000
Sheffield, DH2100203.167
3-Thomas, PR-DH0000000.250
Clevlen, LF4112004.143
Hessman, 1B-3B4011002.273
Raburn, RF4000013.000
Inge, 3B2000110.500
Kelly, 1B1000000.500
Treanor, C2000101.000
Avila, C1000000.500
Everett, SS3000021.125
Hollimon, M, SS1000000.000
Totals304547516.229

1-Ran for Granderson in the 7th. 2-Ran for Polanco in the 7th. 3-Ran for Sheffield in the 7th.
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Morgan, LF5110005.231
Sanchez, F, 2B2112110.500
Ford, 2B0000000.375
McLouth, CF3123001.286
Salazar, CF0000100.125
Doumit, C3000010.143
Kratz, C0000100.000
Monroe, RF2110100.333
Phillips, A, 1B1000003.000
Vazquez, R, DH3010001.222
b-Alvarez, PH-DH1010000.429
LaRoche, An, 3B1011000.500
a-Walker, N, PH-3B2000011.250
Jones, 1B-RF3110111.333
Wilson, Ja, SS2110000.333
Machado, SS2000022.143
Totals3061065614.237
a-Flied out for LaRoche, An in the 6th. b-Singled for Vazquez, R in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Polanco (1, Bootcheck).
3B: Clevlen (1, Barthmaier, J).
HR: Granderson (1, 5th inning off Burnett, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Granderson 5; Polanco 2; Clevlen 3; Hessman.
RBI: Clevlen 2 (2), Hessman (2), Granderson (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Raburn; Clevlen.
GIDP: Raburn; Sheffield.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Granderson (1, 2nd base off Barthmaier, J/Doumit).

FIELDING
DP: (Polanco-Everett-Hessman).

BATTING
2B: Morgan (1, McBride).
HR: McLouth (1, 5th inning off Miner, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Morgan 2; Sanchez, F; McLouth 5; Monroe; Vazquez, R; Alvarez; LaRoche, An; Jones; Wilson, Ja.
RBI: LaRoche, An (1), Sanchez, F 2 (3), McLouth 3 (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Phillips, A 2; Morgan.
SF: LaRoche, An.
GIDP: McLouth.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Ford (2, 2nd base off McBride/Avila).
CS: McLouth (1, 2nd base by Miner/Treanor), Morgan (1, 3rd base by McBride/Avila).

FIELDING
PB: Doumit (1).
DP: 2 (LaRoche, An-Sanchez, F-Jones, Wilson, Ja-Sanchez, F-Jones).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Verlander3.01112101.80
Miner(BS, 1)(L, 0-1)2.075501111.25
Rapada1.00000100.00
McBride1.01002100.00
Perry1.01001200.00
Totals8.010665613.21
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Barthmaier, J2.02333209.00
Bootcheck1.01001100.00
Burnett(W, 1-0)2.01111013.00
Veal(H, 1)1.00001000.00
Yates(H, 1)1.01001100.00
Sues(H, 1)1.00000000.00
Mateo, J(S, 1)1.00000100.00
Totals9.05447513.00
WP: Miner, Yates.
HBP: Ford (by McBride).
Groundouts-flyouts: Verlander 5-3, Miner 4-0, Rapada 1-1, McBride 0-1, Perry 1-0, Barthmaier, J 3-1, Bootcheck 0-2, Burnett 3-3, Veal 2-1, Yates 2-0, Sues 0-3, Mateo, J 0-2.
Batters faced: Verlander 11, Miner 12, Rapada 3, McBride 6, Perry 5, Barthmaier, J 10, Bootcheck 5, Burnett 7, Veal 4, Yates 5, Sues 3, Mateo, J 3.
Umpires: HP: Chad Fairchild. 1B: Jerry Crawford. 2B: Paul Emmel. 3B: Kevin Causey.
Weather: 60 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:51.
Att: 4,773.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media