Oakland 4, Detroit 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(7-7)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 8 2
Oakland 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 X 4 5 0
WP: J. Duchscherer (1-0) S: H. Street (4)
LP: J. Verlander (1-2)
(7-7)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson tripled to deep left
- P. Polanco singled to center, C. Granderson scored
- I. Rodriguez fouled out to catcher
- M. Ordonez flied out to left
- M. Thames flied out to right

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 0

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- M. Ellis popped out to shortstop
- M. Kotsay walked
- B. Crosby lined out to center
- E. Chavez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 0

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- C. Shelton flied out to center
- C. Guillen popped out to shallow right
- C. Monroe grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 0

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- F. Thomas flied out to deep center
- M. Bradley walked
- N. Swisher homered to deep right, M. Bradley scored
- J. Payton struck out looking
- A. Melhuse struck out swinging

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 2

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- B. Inge walked
- C. Granderson struck out swinging
- P. Polanco grounded into double play third to second to first, B. Inge out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 2

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- M. Ellis doubled to deep right center
- M. Kotsay struck out swinging
- B. Crosby grounded out to third
- E. Chavez flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 2

  Top 4th: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez fouled out to shallow right
- M. Ordonez struck out swinging
- M. Thames popped out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 2

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- F. Thomas singled to shortstop, F. Thomas to second on shortstop C. Guillen's throwing error
- M. Bradley walked
- N. Swisher struck out swinging
- J. Payton grounded into fielder's choice, F. Thomas to third, M. Bradley out at second, F. Thomas scored, J. Payton to second on shortstop C. Guillen's throwing error
- A. Melhuse flied out to left center

1 runs, 1 hits, 2 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 3

  Top 5th: Detroit
- C. Shelton singled to shortstop
- C. Guillen struck out looking
- C. Monroe grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, C. Shelton out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 3

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- M. Ellis singled to right
- M. Kotsay grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ellis out at second
- B. Crosby struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 3

  Top 6th: Detroit
- B. Inge lined out to center
- C. Granderson doubled to deep right center
- P. Polanco flied out to center
- I. Rodriguez doubled to deep right, C. Granderson scored
- M. Ordonez singled to right, I. Rodriguez scored
- M. Thames lined out to center

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 3

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- E. Chavez grounded out to second
- F. Thomas popped out to shallow right
- M. Bradley struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 3

  Top 7th: Detroit
- J. Duchscherer relieved E. Loaiza
- C. Shelton grounded out to first
- C. Guillen flied out to right
- C. Monroe singled to left
- B. Inge singled to center, C. Monroe out at third

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 3

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- N. Swisher homered to deep right center
- J. Payton flied out to left
- A. Melhuse grounded out to shortstop
- M. Ellis flied out to left

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 4

  Top 8th: Detroit
- C. Granderson flied out to deep center
- P. Polanco struck out looking
- I. Rodriguez walked
- M. Ordonez flied out to deep left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 4

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- B. Seay relieved J. Verlander
- M. Kotsay struck out looking
- B. Crosby struck out swinging
- E. Chavez grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 4

  Top 9th: Detroit
- H. Street relieved J. Duchscherer
- A. Gomez hit for M. Thames
- A. Gomez struck out swinging
- C. Shelton struck out looking
- C. Guillen grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 4
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Granderson C. Granderson
2-4
0 RBI
 Oakland
N. Swisher N. Swisher
2-3, 2 HR
3 RBI