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Tigers sock it to Sox
Tigers 9, Red Sox 2
Andrew Miller struck out six in his fourth victory of the season. (Duane Burleson/AP)
 Thames' grand slam
 Granderson's solo jack
The Tigers put up a 15-hit attack to support Andrew Miller, who threw seven innings of three-hit ball to subdue the Red Sox. Detroit put away the game with a five-run fifth, in which Curtis Granderson hit a solo homer and Marcus Thames electrified Comerica Park with a grand slam.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: July 06, 2007
BOS
Boston (53-32)
Lost 1
Detroit 9, Boston 2   DET
Detroit (50-34)
Won 3
July 6, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1   2 5 1
Detroit
0 0 0 3 5 0 0 1 X   9 15 0
Standings thru 7/6/07  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Tigers Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crisp, CF3011100.266
Pedroia, 2B4000012.316
Lowell, 3B3010100.307
Ramirez, DH4010023.289
Varitek, C3000011.274
  Hinske, LF1000002.202
Drew, RF2000111.263
  Mirabelli, C1111000.189
Pena, LF-RF3010120.216
Bailey, 1B4000013.000
Lugo, SS3100102.190
Totals312525814 

BATTING
2B: Ramirez (20, Miller), Lowell (22, Durbin).
3B: Pena (1, Miller).
HR: Mirabelli (3, 9th inning off Durbin, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Crisp; Lowell 2; Ramirez 2; Mirabelli 4; Pena 3.
RBI: Crisp (28), Mirabelli (9).
2-out RBI: Crisp.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pedroia; Drew; Lugo; Hinske 2.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crisp (16, 2nd base off Miller/Rabelo), Lugo (21, 2nd base off Miller/Rabelo).

FIELDING
E: Lowell (13, throw).
Outfield assists: Pena (Rabelo at home).
DP: (Lugo-Pedroia-Bailey).

 
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF5131010.289
Polanco, 2B5230002.338
Sheffield, DH3220101.302
Ordonez, RF4111014.369
  a-Raburn, PH-RF10110001.000
Guillen, SS5110004.326
Casey, 1B3120102.299
Thames, LF3115002.244
Rabelo, C3000011.250
Inge, 3B4011020.251
Totals3691592516 

a-Singled for Ordonez in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Inge (13, Tavarez), Polanco (20, Snyder).
HR: Granderson (12, 5th inning off Tavarez, 0 on, 0 out), Thames (9, 5th inning off Tavarez, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Granderson 6; Polanco 4; Sheffield 2; Ordonez; Raburn; Guillen; Casey 2; Thames 4; Inge 2.
RBI: Ordonez (70), Thames 5 (27), Inge (41), Granderson (43), Raburn (1).
2-out RBI: Inge; Thames 4; Raburn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ordonez; Guillen.
SF: Thames.
GIDP: Sheffield.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Granderson (Pena at home).
DP: (Granderson-Rabelo).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Tavarez (L, 5-7)4.210881424.97
Lopez 1.12000003.22
Delcarmen 1.01000001.93
Snyder 1.02111102.81
 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Miller (W, 4-2)7.03114603.31
Durbin 2.02111214.26

IBB: Casey (by Tavarez).
HBP: Rabelo (by Tavarez), Sheffield (by Tavarez).
Pitches-strikes: Tavarez 85-50, Lopez 13-10, Delcarmen 9-6, Snyder 20-11, Miller 109-63, Durbin 35-21.
Ground outs-fly outs: Tavarez 6-3, Lopez 3-1, Delcarmen 0-3, Snyder 1-1, Miller 5-10, Durbin 2-2.
Batters faced: Tavarez 25, Lopez 6, Delcarmen 4, Snyder 6, Miller 27, Durbin 9.
Umpires: HP: Jim Joyce. 1B: Mike Everitt. 2B: Jim Wolf. 3B: Rob Drake.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:41.
Att: 43,839.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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