Detroit 7, Oakland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 11 0
Detroit 0 0 0 3 3 1 0 0 X 7 11 0
WP: J. Verlander (12-4)
LP: D. Haren (6-9)
(66-31)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Oakland
- M. Bradley singled to center, J. Kendall scored, M. Kotsay to second
Bot 4th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep left, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to third
- D. Young singled to right, M. Ordonez and C. Guillen scored, M. Thames to third
Bot 5th: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to left, B. Inge scored, C. Granderson to second
- I. Rodriguez doubled to deep left, P. Polanco and C. Granderson scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- B. Inge homered to deep left
Top 9th: Oakland
- M. Scutaro hit sacrifice fly to deep center, N. Swisher scored, J. Payton to third
- J. Payton scored on wild pitch
- M. Bradley doubled to deep right, J. Kendall scored, M. Kotsay to third
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 2 2 0 1 0 1 .271
M. Kotsay cf 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .254
M. Bradley rf 5 0 4 2 0 0 0 .280
E. Chavez 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 7 .232
F. Thomas dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .246
N. Swisher 1b 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .255
J. Payton lf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .287
B. Crosby ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .231
    M. Scutaro ss 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .219
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .219
 Totals 36 4 11 3 3 7 17  
 Batting
2B - J Payton (17, R Colon); M Bradley (2, F Rodney).
SF - M Scutaro.
RBI - M Bradley 2 (14), M Scutaro (19).
2-out RBI - M Bradley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Thomas 1, E Chavez 3, B Crosby 1.
GIDP - E Chavez.
Team LOB - 9.
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 .279
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .288
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .315
M. Ordonez rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .301
C. Guillen ss 2 1 0 0 2 1 2 .295
M. Thames lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .284
    A. Gomez lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
D. Young dh 4 0 2 2 0 1 0 .190
C. Shelton 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .271
B. Inge 3b 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 .232
 Totals 34 7 11 7 2 7 13  
 Batting
2B - M Ordonez (17, D Haren); B Inge (19, D Haren); I Rodriguez (19, D Haren).
HR - B Inge (18, 6th inning off D Haren 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Ordonez (65), D Young 2 (6), P Polanco (37), I Rodriguez 2 (44), B Inge (51).
2-out RBI - D Young 2, B Inge.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 1, C Guillen 1, C Shelton 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
Picked Off - C Guillen (1st base, D Haren).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (P Polanco-C Guillen-C Shelton).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Haren (L, 6-9) 6.0 9 7 7 2 6 1 4.02
C. Gaudin 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.68
K. Saarloos 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.29
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 12-4) 6.0 7 1 1 1 5 0 2.77
J. Walker 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.95
R. Colon 0.2 2 3 3 1 1 0 5.40
F. Rodney 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.56
WP - J Verlander, D Haren, C Gaudin, R Colon.
IBB - C Guillen (by D Haren).
Pitches-strikes - D Haren 104-70; C Gaudin 21-14; K Saarloos 12-7; J Verlander 105-66; J Walker 17-12; R Colon 19-9; F Rodney 7-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Haren 6-5; C Gaudin 1-2; K Saarloos 1-1; J Verlander 4-9; J Walker 3-2; R Colon 0-1; F Rodney 1-0.
Batters faced - D Haren 28; C Gaudin 4; K Saarloos 4; J Verlander 26; J Walker 6; R Colon 5; F Rodney 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Young. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Adam Dowdy. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Time: 2:36.
Attendance: 40,687.
Weather: 77 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
DETROIT'S IVAN RODRIGUEZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE FIFTH INNING.
OAKLAND'S BOBBY CROSBY LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING DUE TO A SORE BACK.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 22, 2006 5:23 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
M. Bradley M. Bradley
4-5
2 RBI
 Detroit
B. Inge B. Inge
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI