Sunday, October 5, 2014


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click to enlarge Orioles designated hitter Nelson Cruz gives Baltimore a 2-0 lead in the sixth. - TBS
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  • Orioles designated hitter Nelson Cruz gives Baltimore a 2-0 lead in the sixth.

UPDATE: 7:19 P.M.

JD Martinez doubles on an 0-2 pitch. Victor Martinez scores.

Orioles 2, Tigers 1 
Bottom of the ninth

UPDATE: 7:12 P.M.

Tigers down to their final three outs.

Due up: Victor Martinez, J.D. Martinez, Bryan Holaday.

Orioles 2, Tigers 0 
Bottom of the ninth

UPDATE: 6:01 P.M.

Tiger killer Nelson Cruz does it again, homers to right off David Price.

Orioles 2, Tigers 0 
Top of the sixth

UPDATE: 5:55 P.M.

Tigers catcher Alex Avila leaves the game after getting hit with a foul ball off the bat of Orioles first baseman Steve Pearce. Backup catcher Bryan Holaday now behind the plate.

Tigers 0, Orioles 0

Top of the sixth

UPDATE: 5:24 P.M.

No score through four.

Tigers 0, Orioles 0


All zeroes across the board after one.

Tigers 0, Orioles 0

Tigers manager Brad Ausmus and Orioles skipper Buck Showalter have announced their starting lineups for Game 3 of today's best-of-five American League Division Series.

Injured Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis, hobbled in games 1 and 2, is out of the lineup.
Don Kelly takes his place, batting ninth and playing center field.

Former Tiger Delmon Young, the hero of Game 2, gets the start in left field today for the Orioles.

First pitch at Comerica Park is scheduled for 3:45 p.m.

We suggest you tune down the volume on your TV and turn up your radio to Dan Dickerson with the play-by-play on WWJ-AM 950.


1. Ian Kinsler, 2B (RH)
2. Torii Hunter, RF (RH)
3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B (RH)
4. Victor Martinez, DH (SH)
5. J.D. Martinez, LF (RH)
6. Alex Avila, C (LH)
7. Nick Castellanos, 3B (RH)
8. Andrew Romine, SS (SH)
9. Don Kelly, CF (LH)

Starting pitcher, left-hander David Price


1. Nick Markakis, RF (LH)
2. Steve Pearce, 1B (RH)
3. Adam Jones, CF (RH)
4. Nelson Cruz, DH (RH)
5. Delmon Young, LF (RH)
6. J.J. Hardy, SS (RH)
7. Nick Hundley, C (RH)
8. Ryan Flaherty, 3B (LH)
9. Jonathan Schoop, 2B (RH)

Starting pitcher, right-hander Bud Norris

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