Thursday, March 13, 2014

New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers play to tie

The New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers played to a tie on Wednesday afternoon.  The final score

was 7-7.  The game took place at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida.  Hiroki Kuroda started for the

Yankees and really struggled.  Francisco Cervelli hit two homeruns in the game and the Yankees

made a late rally to tie the game.  They did play ten innings.

Kuroda pitched  3 2/3 innings giving up ten hits and six runs with a strikeout.  Chase Whitley pitched to one batter and retired him, Shawn Kelley pitched a perfect inning and Jose Campos gave up a hit in one inning with a strikeout.  Fred Lewis gave up a hit in one inning, Danny Burawa pitched a perfect inning and Robert Coello gave up an unearned run and a walk in one inning.  Yoshinori Tateyama pitched an inning giving up a hit and striking out a batter. 

Zoilo Almonte had two hits and two RBI, Yangervis Solarte had a hit and drew a walk and Adonis Garcia had a hit.  Alfonso Soriano had a hit, John Ryan Murphy had an RBI and Kelly Johnson had a hit.  Jose Pirela had a hit and drew a walk, Zelous Wheeler had a hit and two RBI and Cervelli had two hits and two RBI.  Austin Romine had a hit, Jose Gil had a hit.  Wheeler and Gil each hit a double and Cervelli hit two homeruns.  Almonte also hit a homerun. 

The Yankees were 3-7 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Johnson committed two errors and Cervelli committed an error.  Romine had a passed ball and Williams had an outfield assist.  The Yankees will play a split squad on Thursday afternoon.  They will be at home to face the Baltimore Orioles and the other half of the team will be in Clearwater to face the Philadelphia Phillies.  The half of the team that is leaving to play in Panama will be leaving tomorrow night at 6PM. 

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