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Cabrera delivers
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Tigers 7, Rockies 6
Miguel Cabrera celebrates with teammates after his game-winning hit.  (Duane Burleson/AP)
Miguel Cabrera's two-run double in the ninth-inning picked up closer Todd Jones, who gave up four runs in the ninth, as the Tigers won for the 16th time in 20 games. Ryan Raburn came in for an injured Magglio Ordonez and hit a grand slam.
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Series at a glance:
COL
Colorado (32-49)
Lost 6
Detroit 7, Colorado 6   DET
Detroit (40-40)
Won 4
June 28, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Colorado
0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 4   6 13 1
Detroit
0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 2   7 14 1
Standings thru 6/28/08  |  Recap: COL | DET  |  Gameday  |  Rockies stats  |  Tigers stats
ColoradoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Taveras, CF6032003.248
Helton, 1B4110116.267
Holliday, LF4121121.331
Hawpe, RF5010026.262
Atkins, 3B4000113.302
  1-Barmes, PR-3B0100000.324
Spilborghs, DH4211110.301
Baker, 2B4111111.279
  Quintanilla, 2B0000000.272
Iannetta, C4031110.285
Tulowitzki, SS3010203.153
Totals3861368923 


1-Ran for Atkins in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Tulowitzki (9, Verlander), Helton (15, Jones, T), Iannetta (10, Jones, T).
TB: Taveras 3; Helton 2; Holliday 2; Hawpe; Spilborghs; Baker; Iannetta 4; Tulowitzki 2.
RBI: Taveras 2 (17), Holliday (39), Spilborghs (26), Baker (24), Iannetta (24).
2-out RBI: Taveras; Spilborghs; Baker; Iannetta.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Atkins; Holliday; Hawpe 2; Helton 2; Taveras 2.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
CS: Taveras (3, 2nd base by Verlander/Rodriguez).

FIELDING
E: Francis (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Holliday (Rodriguez at home).
DP: (Tulowitzki-Baker-Helton).

 
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Renteria, SS5130012.271
Polanco, 2B5220003.320
Guillen, 3B4100103.297
Ordonez, RF1010000.307
  Raburn, RF3224100.224
Cabrera, 1B5022004.279
Thames, LF4020013.266
  1-Thomas, PR-LF0000000.325
Sheffield, DH4000014.224
Rodriguez, C4020001.278
Granderson, CF3100112.290
Totals3871463422 


1-Ran for Thames in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Rodriguez (15, Francis), Cabrera (19, Fuentes).
HR: Raburn (3, 4th inning off Francis, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Renteria 3; Polanco 2; Ordonez; Raburn 5; Cabrera 3; Thames 2; Rodriguez 3.
RBI: Raburn 4 (9), Cabrera 2 (47).
2-out RBI: Raburn 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera; Renteria; Sheffield 2.
GIDP: Sheffield.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Renteria (7, throw).
Outfield assists: Granderson (Hawpe at 1st base).
DP: (Granderson-Polanco).

 
ColoradoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Francis 6.011542215.67
Grilli 1.01000002.92
Corpas 1.00000205.77
Fuentes (BS, 4)(L, 1-3)0.12221002.56
 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Verlander 5.25224604.42
Miner 1.13001204.43
Rodney (H, 1)1.000011011.25
Jones, T (BS, 1)0.25441004.94
Dolsi (W, 1-2)0.10001003.80

Pitches-strikes: Francis 113-76, Grilli 11-7, Corpas 13-9, Fuentes 16-9, Verlander 118-69, Miner 38-23, Rodney 12-7, Jones, T 28-19, Dolsi 7-2.
Ground outs-fly outs: Francis 6-9, Grilli 2-1, Corpas 1-0, Fuentes 0-1, Verlander 4-6, Miner 0-1, Rodney 1-1, Jones, T 2-0, Dolsi 1-0.
Batters faced: Francis 31, Grilli 3, Corpas 3, Fuentes 4, Verlander 25, Miner 7, Rodney 4, Jones, T 8, Dolsi 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Miner 1-1, Dolsi 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Derryl Cousins. 1B: Angel Hernandez. 2B: Eric Cooper. 3B: Marty Foster.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, R to L.
T: 3:21.
Att: 42,729.

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