World Series Play-by-Play, Game 2

Published October 25, 2012

| Associated Press

Play-by-play of Game 2 of the 2012 World Series between the Detroit Tigers and the San Francisco Giants:

Lineups_Tigers: Austin Jackson (cf), Omar Infante (2b), Miguel Cabrera (3b), Prince Fielder (1b), Delmon Young (lf), Jhonny Peralta (ss), Avisail Garcia (rf), Gerald Laird (c), Doug Fister (rhp).

Giants: Angel Pagan (cf), Marco Scutaro (2b), Pablo Sandoval (3b), Buster Posey (c), Hunter Pence (rf), Brandon Belt (1b), Gregor Blanco (lf), Brandon Crawford (ss), Madison Bumgarner (lhp).

Umpires_Home, Dan Iassogna; First, Fieldin Culbreth; Second, Brian O'Nora; Third, Brian Gorman; Left, Joe West; Right, Gerry Davis.

Official Scorers_David Feldman (Giants scorer), Bill Shaikin (Los Angeles Times), Tom Gage (The Detroit News).

First Pitch — 8:08 p.m. EDT.

Tigers First: Bumgarner pitching. Jackson struck out looking. Infante struck out swinging. Cabrera grounded out to shortstop Crawford to first baseman Belt.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Giants First: Fister pitching. Pagan struck out swinging. Scutaro grounded out to shortstop Peralta to first baseman Fielder. Sandoval flied out to left fielder Young.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Tigers Second: Fielder hit-by-pitch. Young doubled down the left-field line, Fielder thrown out at home, left fielder Blanco to second baseman Scutaro to catcher Posey. Peralta popped out to second baseman Scutaro. Garcia struck out swinging.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Giants Second: Posey singled to right. Pence flied out to center fielder Jackson. Belt struck out swinging. Blanco singled off pitcher Fister's head, ball deflected to center, Posey to second. Crawford walked, Posey to third, Blanco to second. Bumgarner popped out to shortstop Peralta.

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Tigers Third: Laird flied out to left fielder Blanco. Fister struck out swinging. Jackson struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Giants Third: Pagan grounded out to first baseman Fielder. Scutaro grounded out to shortstop Peralta to first baseman Fielder. Sandoval grounded out to second baseman Infante to first baseman Fielder.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Tigers Fourth: Infante infield single to short. Cabrera lined out to third baseman Sandoval. Fielder flied out to left fielder Blanco. With Young batting, Infante caught stealing, pitcher Bumgarner to first baseman Belt to shortstop Crawford.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Giants Fourth: Posey flied out to left fielder Young. Pence flied out to center fielder Jackson. Belt lined out to second baseman Infante.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Tigers Fifth: Young struck out swinging. Peralta flied out to right fielder Pence. Garcia grounded out to second baseman Scutaro to first baseman Belt.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Giants Fifth: Blanco grounded out on bunt attempt, pitcher Fister to first baseman Fielder. Crawford grounded out to shortstop Peralta to first baseman Fielder. Bumgarner struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Tigers Sixth: Laird struck out swinging. Fister grounded out to second baseman Scutaro to first baseman Belt. Jackson walked. Infante struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Giants Sixth: Pagan flied out to center fielder Jackson. Scutaro popped to third baseman Cabrera in foul territory. Sandoval singled to right. Posey flied out to left fielder Young.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Tigers Seventh: Cabrera walked. Fielder grounded into a double play, pitcher Bumgarner to shortstop Crawford to first baseman Belt, Cabrera out at second. Young grounded out to shortstop Crawford to first baseman Belt.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Tigers 0, Giants 0.

Giants Seventh: Don Kelly replaces Young in left field. Pence singled to left. Drew Smyly pitching, replaces Fister. Belt walked, Pence to second. Blanco bunt single down third-base line, Pence to third, Belt to second. Crawford grounded into a double play, second baseman Infante to shortstop Peralta to first baseman Fielder, Pence scored, Belt to third, Blanco forced at second. Ryan Theriot pinch hitting for Bumgarner, struck out swinging.

1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 left on. Giants 1, Tigers 0.

Tigers Eighth: Santiago Casilla pitching, replaces Bumgarner. Peralta popped out to first baseman Belt. Andy Dirks pinch hitting for Garcia, grounded out to second baseman Scutaro to first baseman Belt. Laird grounded out to shortstop Crawford to first baseman Belt.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Giants 1, Tigers 0.

Giants Eighth: Dirks remains in game in right field. Pagan walked. Scutaro struck out looking. With Sandoval hitting, Pagan stole second. Sandoval intentionally walked. Octavio Dotel pitching, replaces Smyly and bats seventh. Quentin Berry replaces Dirks in left field, bats ninth, Kelly moves to right field. Posey walked, Pagan to third, Sandoval to second. Pence hits a sacrifice fly to right fielder Kelly, Pagan scored, Sandoval to third. Phil Coke pitching, replaces Dotel. Belt struck out swinging.

1 run, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Giants 2, Tigers 0.

Tigers Ninth: Sergio Romo pitching, replaces Casilla. Joaguin Arias replaces Sandoval at third base. Berry flied out to left fielder Blanco. Jackson struck out swinging. Infante popped out to first baseman Belt.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Giants 2, Tigers 0.

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