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2012 Season
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2012-08-23 Toronto Blue Jays 2 @ Detroit Tigers 3Final
2012-08-21 Toronto Blue Jays 3 @ Detroit Tigers 5Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
2012-08-22 Detroit Tigers – 3 Toronto Blue Jays – 2 FINAL 123 56-67
Night Game | Streak: 4 | W: Sánchez, L: Laffey, SV: Valverde
Box Score & Play By PlayGame Discussion (0)
Blue Jays Debuts
 Yorvit Torrealba made his Blue Jays debut.
Blue Jays Last Games
 David Cooper made his final Blue Jays appearance.
FAN RATING
44%
Based on 9 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 2012-08-22 | Time: 2:47 | Attendance: 37,225
At the ballpark in Detroit

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 2012 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 (N) at Comerica Park
TOR A    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  0  –   2  7  1
DET A    0  0  0    1  1  1    0  0  x  –   3  5  3
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis lf                      3   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Rasmus cf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Encarnacion dh                3   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
Cooper 1b                     2   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
  Mathis ph,c                 2   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Sierra rf                     4   0   2   0       0   1       0   0
  Gose pr,rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Torrealba c,1b                3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Johnson 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
McCoy 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Hechavarria ss                2   0   0   1       0   1       2   4
  Vizquel ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Laffey p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Delabar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Janssen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       3   8      24  14
FIELDING – 
DP: 2. Laffey-Hechavarria-Cooper, Johnson-Hechavarria-Cooper.
E: Hechavarria (2).
BATTING – 
2B: Sierra (2,off Sanchez).
SF: Hechavarria (1,off Sanchez).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Davis (39,2nd base off Sanchez/Avila); McCoy (1,2nd base off Sanchez/Avila).
CS: Vizquel (1,2nd base by Valverde/Avila).
Detroit Tigers               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson cf                    4   1   0   0       0   2       2   0
Infante 2b                    3   1   1   0       0   1       3   4
Cabrera 3b                    2   0   0   0       2   0       0   0
Fielder 1b                    3   0   1   1       1   0       5   1
Peralta ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
D. Young dh                   4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Dirks lf,rf                   2   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Baker rf                      2   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
  Berry ph,lf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Avila c                       2   0   0   0       1   1       9   1
Sanchez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Villarreal p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Benoit p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   3   5   2       5   7      27   8
FIELDING – 
E: Dirks 2 (3), Sanchez (1).
BATTING – 
3B: Infante (4,off Laffey).
SH: Infante (2,off Laffey).
GDP: Baker (2,off Laffey); Fielder (17,off Laffey).
IBB: Cabrera (12,by Laffey).
Team LOB: 6.
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Laffey L(3-5)                 6     5   3   2   3   2   0  25
Delabar                       1     0   0   0   1   3   0   4
Janssen                       1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        8     5   3   2   5   7   0  33
Laffey faced 1 batter in the 7th inning
WP: Laffey (1).
IBB: Laffey (1,Cabrera).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Delabar 1-0.
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Detroit Tigers               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sanchez W(2-3)                6.2   5   2   1   2   6   0  27
Villarreal                    0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Benoit                        1     1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Valverde SV(25)               1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   2   1   3   8   0  36
Inherited Runners – Scored: Villarreal 1-0.
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Umpires: HP – Tom Hallion, 1B – Alfonso Marquez, 2B – Brian O’Nora, 3B – Chad Fairchild
Official Scorer: Chuck Klonke
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 37225
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Detroit Tigers           
1. Davis               lf        Jackson             cf
2. Rasmus              cf        Infante             2b
3. Encarnacion         dh        Cabrera             3b
4. Cooper              1b        Fielder             1b
5. Sierra              rf        Peralta             ss
6. Torrealba           c         D. Young            dh
7. Johnson             2b        Dirks               lf
8. McCoy               3b        Baker               rf
9. Hechavarria         ss        Avila               c
   Laffey              p         Sanchez             p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Davis grounded out (second to first); Rasmus
struck out; Encarnacion flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 1ST: Jackson struck out; Infante grounded out (third to
first); Cabrera grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Cooper grounded out (first to pitcher); Sierra
doubled to left; Torrealba walked; Johnson flied to center;
McCoy grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Fielder flied to left; Peralta grounded out
(shortstop to first); D. Young grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Hechavarria grounded out (pitcher to first);
Davis flied to right; Rasmus grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 3RD: Dirks walked; Baker grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Dirks out at second]; Avila
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Encarnacion flied to right; Cooper singled to
right; Sierra lined to left; Torrealba forced Cooper (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 4TH: Jackson grounded out (third to first); Infante
tripled to left; Laffey threw a wild pitch [Infante scored];
Cabrera walked; Fielder grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Cabrera out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 1.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Johnson flied to left; McCoy struck out;
Hechavarria struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0,
Tigers 1.

TIGERS 5TH: Peralta flied to left; D. Young singled to right;
Dirks grounded out (second to first) [D. Young to second]; Baker
singled to right [D. Young scored, Baker to second (on throw to
home)]; Avila grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Tigers 2.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Davis walked; Rasmus struck out while Davis stole
second; Davis safe on a pick-off error by Sanchez [Davis to
third]; Encarnacion singled to left [Davis scored (unearned),
Encarnacion to second (error by Dirks)]; MATHIS BATTED FOR
COOPER; Mathis popped to catcher; Sierra struck out; 1 R (0 ER),
1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Tigers 2.

TIGERS 6TH: MATHIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); TORREALBA
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Jackson reached on an error by
Hechavarria; Infante out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Jackson to second]; Cabrera was walked intentionally; Fielder
singled to left [Jackson scored (unearned), Cabrera to second];
Peralta forced Fielder (shortstop to second) [Cabrera to third];
D. Young grounded out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Tigers 3.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Torrealba singled to center; Johnson struck out;
McCoy singled to right [Torrealba to third]; McCoy stole second;
Hechavarria out on a sacrifice fly to right [Torrealba scored,
McCoy to third]; VILLARREAL REPLACED SANCHEZ (PITCHING); Davis
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays
2, Tigers 3.

TIGERS 7TH: On a bunt Dirks singled to third; DELABAR REPLACED
LAFFEY (PITCHING); BERRY BATTED FOR BAKER; Berry struck out;
Avila walked [Dirks to second]; Jackson struck out; Infante
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Tigers 3.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: DIRKS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BERRY
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BENOIT REPLACED VILLARREAL
(PITCHING); Rasmus struck out; Encarnacion walked; Mathis struck
out; Sierra singled to right [Encarnacion to third, Sierra to
second (error by Dirks)]; GOSE RAN FOR SIERRA; Torrealba flied
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Tigers 3.

TIGERS 8TH: GOSE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); JANSSEN REPLACED
DELABAR (PITCHING); Cabrera flied to right; Fielder walked;
Peralta struck out; D. Young struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, Tigers 3.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: VALVERDE REPLACED BENOIT (PITCHING); Johnson
lined to right; McCoy popped to second; VIZQUEL BATTED FOR
HECHAVARRIA; Vizquel singled to left; Vizquel was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 2, Tigers 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        2   7   1    7
 Tigers           3   5   3    6