Detroit 3, Oakland 0
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(93-69)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Detroit 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 X 3 6 0
WP: K. Rogers (1-0) S: T. Jones (2)
LP: R. Harden (0-1)
(95-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to center, C. Granderson scored, C. Monroe to third
- M. Ordonez grounded into fielder's choice, C. Monroe scored, P. Polanco out at second
Bot 5th: Detroit
- C. Monroe homered to deep left
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
M. Kotsay cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333
M. Bradley rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .462
F. Thomas dh 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
J. Payton lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .273
E. Chavez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200
N. Swisher 1b 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000
M. Scutaro ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .091
D. Jimenez 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222
    B. Kielty ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    M. Kiger 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 27 0 2 0 2 6 9  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Payton 1.
GIDP - D Jimenez, B Kielty.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (N Swisher-M Scutaro-R Harden).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Granderson cf 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 .364
C. Monroe lf 3 2 2 1 1 1 3 .400
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .500
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 .154
C. Guillen 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .154
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .167
O. Infante dh 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .500
    A. Gomez ph-dh 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .600
B. Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .333
R. Santiago ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .000
 Totals 29 3 6 3 7 5 20  
 Batting
2B - P Polanco (1, R Harden).
HR - C Monroe (1, 5th inning off R Harden 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - P Polanco (2), M Ordonez (2), C Monroe (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 2, I Rodriguez 1, C Guillen 1, C Granderson 1.
GIDP - C Guillen.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - O Infante (1, 2nd base off R Harden/J Kendall), C Granderson (1, 2nd base off C Gaudin/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (B Inge-P Polanco-C Guillen, P Polanco-R Santiago-C Guillen).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
R. Harden (L, 0-1) 5.2 5 3 3 5 4 1 4.76
C. Gaudin 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.00
J. Kennedy 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
K. Calero 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
K. Rogers (W, 1-0) 7.1 2 0 0 2 6 0 0.00
F. Rodney (H, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
T. Jones (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
HBP - F Thomas (by K Rogers).
Pitches-strikes - R Harden 105-56; C Gaudin 22-11; J Kennedy 3-2; K Calero 18-11; K Rogers 97-63; F Rodney 4-3; T Jones 10-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Harden 6-7; C Gaudin 2-1; J Kennedy 1-0; K Calero 1-1; K Rogers 10-6; F Rodney 2-0; T Jones 3-0.
Batters faced - R Harden 26; C Gaudin 5; J Kennedy 1; K Calero 4; K Rogers 26; F Rodney 1; T Jones 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Derryl Cousins. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Mike Reilly. LF--Jerry Crawford. RF--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 41,669.
Weather: 41 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 26 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Oct 14, 2006 4:33 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
J. Kendall J. Kendall
1-4
0 RBI
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Fri Oct 13, 2006
Oakland 0
Detroit 3

Final

St. Louis 9
NY Mets 6

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