Oakland 8, Detroit 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 4 15 0
Oakland 0 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 X 8 8 0
WP: R. Harden (9-4)
LP: S. Douglass (3-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Oakland
- B. Kielty grounded into fielder's choice, E. Chavez scored, S. Hatteberg out at second
- J. Payton hit sacrifice fly to center, B. Kielty scored
- M. Ellis homered to deep left, D. Johnson scored
Top 3rd: Detroit
- C. Shelton singled to center, P. Polanco scored
Bot 3rd: Oakland
- E. Chavez hit sacrifice fly to deep right, N. Swisher scored, B. Crosby to second
- S. Hatteberg singled to right, B. Crosby scored
- D. Johnson singled to left center, S. Hatteberg scored
Top 6th: Detroit
- B. Inge doubled to deep right, D. Young scored, C. Monroe to third
- P. Polanco doubled to right, C. Monroe and B. Inge scored
Bot 6th: Oakland
- J. Kendall hit sacrifice fly to right center, D. Johnson scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
P. Polanco 2b 5 1 4 2 0 1 0 .357
C. Guillen ss 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .318
C. Shelton 1b 4 0 1 1 1 1 3 .357
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 0 0 1 2 4 .321
R. White dh 5 0 3 0 0 1 3 .316
I. Rodriguez c 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 .299
D. Young lf 4 1 2 0 1 1 3 .258
C. Monroe cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .289
B. Inge 3b 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .273
 Totals 40 4 15 4 3 9 23  
 Batting
2B - P Polanco 2 (8, R Harden 2); B Inge (20, R Harden); R White (19, K Calero).
RBI - C Shelton (35), B Inge (47), P Polanco 2 (17).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R White 2, D Young 2, M Ordonez 1, B Inge 1.
GIDP - M Ordonez, C Monroe.
Team LOB - 12.
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .274
N. Swisher rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .249
B. Crosby ss 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .294
E. Chavez 3b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .270
S. Hatteberg dh 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 .281
B. Kielty lf 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .284
    K. Ginter ph-lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .164
D. Johnson 1b 2 2 2 1 2 0 0 .321
J. Payton cf 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 .267
M. Ellis 2b 4 1 1 2 0 1 3 .298
 Totals 30 8 8 8 3 6 11  
 Batting
2B - E Chavez (22, S Douglass); N Swisher (19, S Douglass).
HR - M Ellis (3, 2nd inning off S Douglass 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Kendall , J Payton , E Chavez.
RBI - B Kielty (45), J Payton (29), M Ellis 2 (25), E Chavez (61), S Hatteberg (42), D Johnson (25), J Kendall (32).
2-out RBI - M Ellis 2, D Johnson.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Harden-M Ellis-D Johnson, R Harden-M Ellis-B Crosby-D Johnson).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Douglass (L, 3-1) 2.2 6 7 7 1 0 1 3.86
C. Dingman 2.1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0.00
V. Darensbourg 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 7.71
J. Walker 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.31
F. Rodney 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.21
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Harden (W, 9-4) 5.1 12 4 4 2 4 0 2.53
J. Duchscherer (H, 8) 1.2 1 0 0 1 3 0 1.79
K. Calero 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4.06
WP - S Douglass.
Pitches-strikes - S Douglass 73-42; C Dingman 31-20; V Darensbourg 15-12; J Walker 13-9; F Rodney 19-9; R Harden 94-65; J Duchscherer 45-31; K Calero 30-19.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Douglass 6-3; C Dingman 0-3; V Darensbourg 0-3; J Walker 1-1; F Rodney 0-2; R Harden 9-3; J Duchscherer 0-2; K Calero 3-1.
Batters faced - S Douglass 16; C Dingman 8; V Darensbourg 5; J Walker 3; F Rodney 4; R Harden 28; J Duchscherer 7; K Calero 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Terry Craft. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Alfonso Marquez. 3B--Rick Reed.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 20,563.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 30, 2005 5:25 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
P. Polanco P. Polanco
4-5
2 RBI
 Oakland
M. Ellis M. Ellis
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI