April 10, 1985 Game 20: Indians at Tigers

The Tigers looked to rebound in todays game as the Champs were upended by an Indians team that is not expected to be a factor this season. The Tigers would put Dan Petry on the bump and the Indians would start Vern Ruhle. The Tigers would score 1 in the 1st thanks to a clutch 2-out Single by Johnny Grubb that would score Lou Whitaker. The pitchers would shut down each teams offense until the 6th when the Indians would finally get to Petry. Brett Butler would open the inning with a Triple and he would score on a Julio Franco Single. Franco would later score on a bases loaded Single by Joe Carter. Giving the Indians a 2-1 lead. The Indians would score 1 more when Pat Tabler would Double home Mell Hall. The Tigers tie the game up in the bottom of the 8th when Johnny Grubb would hit a 2-run homer off of Ruhle. The Tigers would end the game in the bottom of the 9th When Alan Trammell would Single with 2 outs and Kirk Gibson would take a Tom Waddell pitch and deposit it into the upper deck in right field. Giving the Tigers a 5-3 win. The Final Score 5-3 Tigers
Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers
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Cleveland (1-0)000002010371
Detroit (0-1)1000000225151
W: Dan Petry 1-0 L: Tom Waddell 0-1
Cleveland Indians
Butler cf411010
Franco ss511101
Hall lf311010
Vuckovich rf301010
Carter dh401100
Tabler 1b401100
Jacoby 3b401002
Bando c400001
Bernazard 2b400000
2B: Tabler
3B: Butler
SB: Butler
E: Jacoby
Cleveland Indians
Detroit Tigers
Whitaker 2b512000
Trammell ss514000
Gibson rf512200
Parrish c411001
Grubb dh413300
Evans 1b401000
Herndon lf401000
Lemon cf401000
Brookens 3b400000
HR: Gibson, Grubb
Detroit Tigers