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1996 Season
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1996-09-24 Toronto Blue Jays 4 @ Detroit Tigers 1Final
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DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1996-09-23 Detroit Tigers – 4 Toronto Blue Jays – 6 FINAL 156 70-86
Night Game | Streak: 1 | W: Hanson, L: Sager, SV: Timlin
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This game was played on 1996-09-23 | Time: 2:56 | Attendance: 9,678
At the ballpark in Detroit

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1996 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Monday, September 23, 1996 (N) at Tiger Stadium
TOR A    0  0  0    3  1  1    1  0  0  –   6 10  1
DET A    0  0  1    2  1  0    0  0  0  –   4  8  2
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stewart cf                    5   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Cairo 2b                      4   2   1   0       1   1       3   2
Delgado 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   1       5   2
Sprague 3b                    4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Brumfield rf                  4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Green dh                      3   2   0   0       1   1       0   0
R. Perez lf                   4   1   2   2       0   1       3   0
Brito ss                      4   0   2   2       0   1       0   1
Mosquera c                    4   0   0   0       0   1      12   0
Hanson p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Spoljaric p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Timlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   6  10   5       2   9      27   6
FIELDING – 
DP: 1. Brito-Cairo-Delgado.
E: Stewart (1).
BATTING – 
2B: Brito (6,off Thompson).
HBP: Delgado (9,by Thompson).
GDP: Cairo (1,off Thompson); Sprague (7,off Thompson); Stewart (1,off Sager).
Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Green (5,2nd base off Sager/Ausmus).
Detroit Tigers               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pride dh                      3   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
Trammell 2b                   3   0   0   1       0   1       3   5
Fryman ss                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Higginson lf                  4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Clark 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Nieves rf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Nevin 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Ausmus c                      3   1   1   0       1   2       8   1
Bartee cf                     3   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
  Sierra ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Thompson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sager p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Eischen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  R. Lewis p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   8   4       2  11      27  13
FIELDING – 
DP: 3. Nevin-Trammell-Clark, Nevin-Trammell-Clark, Sager-Fryman-Clark.
E: Clark (6), Nevin (5).
BATTING – 
2B: Higginson (34,off Hanson); Nevin (4,off Hanson).
HR: Pride (9,3rd inning off Hanson 0 on 2 out); Higginson (26,4th inning off
Hanson 1 on 0 out).
SF: Trammell (2,off Hanson).
GDP: Trammell (3,off Hanson).
Team LOB: 5.
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hanson W(13-17)               7     7   4   4   2   7   2  29
Spoljaric                     1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Timlin SV(27)                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     8   4   4   2  11   2  36

Detroit Tigers               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Thompson                      5     7   4   4   1   4   0  23
Sager L(4-5)                  1.2   3   2   2   1   1   0   9
Eischen                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
R. Lewis                      2     0   0   0   0   4   0   6
Totals                        9    10   6   6   2   9   0  39
HBP: Thompson (2,Delgado).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Eischen 1-0.
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Umpires: HP – Dan Morrison, 1B – Larry Barnett, 2B – Greg Kosc, 3B – Al Clark
Time of Game: 2:56   Attendance: 9678
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Detroit Tigers           
1. Stewart             cf        Pride               dh
2. Cairo               2b        Trammell            2b
3. Delgado             1b        Fryman              ss
4. Sprague             3b        Higginson           lf
5. Brumfield           rf        Clark               1b
6. Green               dh        Nieves              rf
7. R. Perez            lf        Nevin               3b
8. Brito               ss        Ausmus              c
9. Mosquera            c         Bartee              cf
   Hanson              p         Thompson            p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Stewart singled to left; Cairo grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Stewart out at second];
Delgado was hit by a pitch; Sprague lined to shortstop; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 1ST: Pride grounded out (first to pitcher); Trammell was
called out on strikes; Fryman grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Brumfield struck out; Green was called out on
strikes; R. Perez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Higginson doubled to center; Clark grounded out
(first unassisted) [Higginson to third]; Nieves reached on a
fielder’s choice [Higginson out at home (second to catcher)];
Nevin popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0,
Tigers 0.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Brito singled to center; Mosquera grounded out
(second to first) [Brito to second]; Stewart was called out on
strikes; Cairo reached on an error by Clark [Brito to third];
Delgado grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 3RD: Ausmus was called out on strikes; Bartee was called
out on strikes; Pride homered; Trammell grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 1.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Sprague singled to right; Brumfield singled to
left [Sprague to second]; On a bunt Green forced Sprague
(pitcher to third) [Brumfield to second]; R. Perez singled to
center [Brumfield scored, Green to third]; Brito doubled to left
[Green scored, R. Perez scored]; Mosquera grounded out (second
to first) [Brito to third]; Stewart was called out on strikes; 3
R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 4TH: Fryman singled to right; Higginson homered [Fryman
scored]; Clark struck out; Nieves was called out on strikes;
Nevin flied to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Tigers
3.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Cairo walked; Delgado singled to second [Cairo to
third]; Sprague grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Cairo scored, Delgado out at second]; Brumfield grounded
out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Tigers
3.

TIGERS 5TH: Ausmus walked; On a bunt Bartee singled to pitcher
[Ausmus to second]; Pride grounded out (first unassisted)
[Ausmus to third, Bartee to second]; Trammell out on a sacrifice
fly to center [Ausmus scored, Bartee to third (error by
Stewart)]; Fryman popped to second; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 4, Tigers 4.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: SAGER REPLACED THOMPSON (PITCHING); Green walked;
Green stole second; R. Perez singled to right [Green scored];
Brito was called out on strikes; Mosquera reached on an error by
Nevin [R. Perez to second]; Stewart grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Mosquera out at second]; 1 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 5, Tigers 4.

TIGERS 6TH: Higginson flied to right; Clark grounded out (first
to pitcher); Nieves was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 5, Tigers 4.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Cairo singled to center; Delgado singled to right
[Cairo to third]; Sprague reached on a fielder’s choice [Cairo
scored, Delgado out at second (third to second)]; Brumfield
flied to center; EISCHEN REPLACED SAGER (PITCHING); Green flied
to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 6, Tigers 4.

TIGERS 7TH: Nevin doubled to left; Ausmus singled to shortstop
[Nevin stayed at second]; Bartee was called out on strikes;
Pride walked [Nevin to third, Ausmus to second]; Trammell
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Pride out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 6,
Tigers 4.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: R. LEWIS REPLACED EISCHEN (PITCHING); R. Perez
struck out (catcher to first); Brito popped to first; Mosquera
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 6, Tigers 4.

TIGERS 8TH: SPOLJARIC REPLACED HANSON (PITCHING); Fryman singled
to right; Higginson flied to left; Clark struck out; Nieves
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 6, Tigers 4.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: Stewart flied to center; Cairo struck out;
Delgado was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 6, Tigers 4.

TIGERS 9TH: TIMLIN REPLACED SPOLJARIC (PITCHING); Nevin struck
out; Ausmus struck out; SIERRA BATTED FOR BARTEE; Sierra flied
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 6, Tigers 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        6  10   1    6
 Tigers           4   8   2    5