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Jurrjens, McCarthy square off in nightcap of doubleheader

Sep 11, 2007 - 1:44 PM Texas at Detroit 7:05 pm EDT

DETROIT (Ticker) -- Jair Jurrjens will make his first start in over two weeks Tuesday when the Detroit Tigers host the Texas Rangers in the finale of a day-night doubleheader.

Jurrjens (1-1, 3.60 ERA) left his last start on August 26 against the New York Yankees with right shoulder soreness. He allowed a run and two hits over 1 1/3 innings before departing.

The rookie righthander will be facing the Rangers for the first time.

The Rangers counter with Brandon McCarthy (5-8, 4.79), who also will be coming off the disabled list for his first start in some time.

McCarthy left his last start against Tampa Bay on August 10 with a stress fracture in his right shoulder blade after surrendering three unearned runs and six hits over 4 2/3 innings.








  • AL
    FINAL
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
    - - - - - - - - - - - -
    TEXAS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0
    DETROIT 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 4 8 0 (FINAL)

    BATTERIES: TEX - BRANDON MCCARTHY, JAMEY WRIGHT (1ST), WES LITTLETON (7TH) AND
    GERALD LAIRD
    DET - JAIR JURRJENS, JASON GRILLI (6TH), FERNANDO
    RODNEY (7TH), TODD JONES (9TH) A

    Sep 11 9:50 PM


  • AL
    AT DETROIT - SCORING UPDATE (2ND GAME)
    SINGLE BY PLACIDO POLANCO SCORED BRANDON INGE.
    SITUATION: 1 RUN IN, P POLANCO ON FIRST, 2 OUT
    CURRENT SCORE: TEXAS 1
    DETROIT 4 BOTTOM, 2ND
    DUE UP FOR DETROIT: G SHEFFIELD (.270, 1-FOR-1, RBI)

    Rangers vs. TigersSep 11 8:07 PM


  • AL
    AT DETROIT - SCORING UPDATE (2ND GAME)
    DOUBLE BY IVAN RODRIGUEZ SCORED MAGGLIO ORDONEZ.
    SITUATION: 3 RUNS IN, I RODRIGUEZ ON SECOND, 2 OUT
    CURRENT SCORE: TEXAS 1
    DETROIT 3 BOTTOM, 1ST
    DUE UP FOR DETROIT: T PEREZ (.423, 0 HR, 6 RBI)

    Rangers vs. TigersSep 11 7:46 PM


  • AL
    AT DETROIT - SCORING UPDATE (2ND GAME)
    SINGLE BY MAGGLIO ORDONEZ SCORED GARY SHEFFIELD.
    SITUATION: 2 RUNS IN, M ORDONEZ ON FIRST, 1 OUT
    CURRENT SCORE: TEXAS 1
    DETROIT 2 BOTTOM, 1ST
    DUE UP FOR DETROIT: C GUILLEN (.295, 19 HR, 94 RBI)

    Rangers vs. TigersSep 11 7:40 PM


  • AL
    AT DETROIT - SCORING UPDATE (2ND GAME)
    SINGLE BY GARY SHEFFIELD SCORED CURTIS GRANDERSON.
    SITUATION: 1 RUN IN, G SHEFFIELD ON FIRST, 1 OUT
    CURRENT SCORE: TEXAS 1
    DETROIT 1 BOTTOM, 1ST
    DUE UP FOR DETROIT: M ORDONEZ (.359, 26 HR, 128 RBI)

    Rangers vs. TigersSep 11 7:36 PM


  • AL
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
    - - - - - - - - - - - -
    TEXAS 1 1 2 0
    DETROIT 0 0 0 (BOT 1)

    CURRENT PITCHERS: TEX - BRANDON MCCARTHY
    DET - JAIR JURRJENS

    DUE UP FOR DETROIT: C GRANDERSON (.304, 21 HR, 71 RBI)
    P POLANCO (.345, 8 HR, 63 RBI)
    G SHEFFIELD (.268, 24 H

    Rangers vs. TigersSep 11 7:26 PM