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A winning debut
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Orioles 5, Tigers 1
Luke Scott and Nolan Reimold both homered in the O's fourth straight win. (Rob Carr/AP)
One game before catcher Matt Wieters' Major League debut, pitcher David Hernandez got his call and answered the bell nicely, allowing just one run over 5 2/3 innings. Luke Scott homered twice while driving in four, and Nolan Reimold homered for a third straight day.
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Series at a glance:
DET
Detroit (26-20)
Lost 1
Baltimore 5, Detroit 1   BAL
Baltimore (22-26)
Won 4
May 28, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Detroit
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   1 5 0
Baltimore
0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 X   5 11 2
Standings thru 5/28/09  |  Recap: DET | BAL  |  Gameday  |  Tigers stats  |  Orioles stats
Detroit AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Thomas, C, LF 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 .264
  a-Raburn, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
Polanco, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .263
Ordonez, RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .263
Cabrera, M, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .366
Granderson, CF 3 0 2 0 1 1 0 .254
Inge, 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .269
Larish, DH 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .228
  1-Anderson, J, PR-DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302
Laird, C 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 .238
Santiago, R, SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .329
Totals 30 1 5 1 7 5 22  

a-Flied out for Thomas, C in the 9th.
1-Ran for Larish in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Larish (1, Hernandez, Da).
TB: Larish 2; Thomas, C; Ordonez; Granderson 2.
RBI: Thomas, C (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Inge 2; Ordonez; Santiago, R 2; Cabrera, M.
SAC: Polanco.
GIDP: Inge, Laird.
Team RISP: 1-for-11.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Granderson (8, 2nd base off Hernandez, Da/Zaun).

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Inge-Polanco-Cabrera, M 3).

 
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .306
Jones, Ad, CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .357
Markakis, RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .297
Huff, 1B 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 .273
Mora, 3B 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .276
Scott, DH 4 2 2 4 0 0 3 .318
Reimold, LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .264
Zaun, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .209
Izturis, C, SS 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .256
Totals 31 5 11 5 2 5 16  

BATTING
2B: Huff (14, Galarraga, A).
HR: Scott 2 (8, 2nd inning off Galarraga, A, 0 on, 2 out; 8th inning off Perry, 2 on, 2 out), Reimold (5, 5th inning off Galarraga, A, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Scott 8; Izturis, C 2; Reimold 4; Jones, Ad; Roberts, B 2; Mora 2; Huff 2.
RBI: Scott 4 (22), Reimold (10).
2-out RBI: Scott 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Markakis.
GIDP: Jones, Ad, Mora, Reimold.
Team RISP: 2-for-7.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Huff (4, 2nd base by Galarraga, A/Laird).

FIELDING
E: Zaun (4, throw), Mora (3, throw).
DP: 2 (Mora-Roberts, B-Huff 2).

 
Detroit IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Galarraga, A (L, 3-5) 7.0 10 3 3 1 4 2 5.50
Seay 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 5.65
Perry 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.70
 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hernandez, Da (W, 1-0) 5.2 5 1 1 4 3 0 1.59
Albers, M (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 4.91
Johnson, J (H, 8) 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.28
Sherrill 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.61

Galarraga, A pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

HBP: Huff (by Galarraga, A).
Pitches-strikes: Galarraga, A 100-63, Seay 8-3, Perry 11-6, Hernandez, Da 108-63, Albers, M 17-7, Johnson, J 14-8, Sherrill 14-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Galarraga, A 5-8, Seay 0-1, Perry 0-0, Hernandez, Da 5-3, Albers, M 2-0, Johnson, J 2-0, Sherrill 1-1.
Batters faced: Galarraga, A 29, Seay 2, Perry 3, Hernandez, Da 25, Albers, M 5, Johnson, J 5, Sherrill 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Seay 1-0, Perry 2-2, Albers, M 2-0, Johnson, J 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Adrian Johnson. 1B: Larry Vanover. 2B: Dan Iassogna. 3B: Sam Holbrook.
Weather: 73 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 6 mph, L to R.
T: 2:46.
Att: 11,937.
Venue: Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
May 28, 2009
May 28, 2009

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