Oakland 3, Detroit 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 7 0
Oakland 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 X 3 9 0
WP: A. Brown (1-0) S: A. Embree (12)
LP: N. Robertson (6-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- R. Raburn fouled out to first
- P. Polanco grounded out to shortstop
- G. Sheffield flied out to deep left

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

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- T. Buck grounded out to second
- S. Stewart flied out to left center
- N. Swisher struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez walked
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- M. Hessman flied out to deep left center, M. Ordonez to second
- C. Monroe singled to right, M. Ordonez scored, C. Monroe out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- M. Piazza singled to left
- M. Ellis singled to left, M. Piazza to second
- M. Scutaro flied out to deep center, M. Piazza to third
- D. Johnson fouled out to catcher
- D. Murphy flied out to center

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- O. Infante grounded out to second
- B. Inge struck out swinging
- R. Raburn singled to shortstop
- P. Polanco singled to shallow left center, R. Raburn to second
- G. Sheffield walked, R. Raburn to third, P. Polanco to second
- M. Ordonez lined out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- R. Bowen grounded out to pitcher
- T. Buck doubled to right center
- S. Stewart doubled to deep right center, T. Buck scored
- N. Swisher singled to left, S. Stewart to third
- M. Piazza singled to center, S. Stewart scored, N. Swisher to second
- M. Ellis popped out to catcher
- M. Scutaro flied out to deep center

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 1, Oakland 2

  Top 4th: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- M. Hessman flied out to left
- C. Monroe popped out to second

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

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- D. Johnson grounded out to pitcher
- D. Murphy flied out to center
- R. Bowen grounded out to third

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

  Top 5th: Detroit
- O. Infante grounded out to third
- B. Inge popped out to shallow right
- R. Raburn flied out to center

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

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- T. Buck flied out to center
- S. Stewart struck out swinging
- N. Swisher grounded out to third

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

  Top 6th: Detroit
- P. Polanco doubled to deep left center
- P. Polanco to third on wild pitch
- G. Sheffield popped out to second
- A. Brown relieved D. Braden
- M. Ordonez singled to center, P. Polanco scored
- M. Ordonez out at second
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- M. Piazza flied out to center
- M. Ellis homered to deep left
- M. Scutaro walked
- D. Johnson lined out to deep right
- D. Murphy grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Oakland 3

  Top 7th: Detroit
- C. Granderson hit for M. Hessman
- C. Granderson struck out swinging
- C. Monroe grounded out to third
- O. Infante singled to right center
- B. Inge walked, O. Infante to second
- S. Casey hit for R. Raburn
- S. Casilla relieved A. Brown
- S. Casey grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Oakland 3

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- S. Casey at first
- C. Granderson in center field
- R. Bowen singled to left
- T. Buck doubled to right, R. Bowen to third
- C. Durbin relieved N. Robertson
- S. Stewart grounded out to shortstop
- N. Swisher intentionally walked
- M. Piazza grounded into fielder's choice, R. Bowen out at home, T. Buck to third, N. Swisher to second
- M. Ellis grounded into fielder's choice, M. Piazza out at second

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

  Top 8th: Detroit
- P. Polanco walked
- G. Sheffield struck out swinging
- M. Ordonez walked, P. Polanco to second
- I. Rodriguez singled to center, P. Polanco to third, M. Ordonez to second
- A. Embree relieved S. Casilla
- C. Granderson flied out to left center
- C. Monroe struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Oakland 3

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- M. Scutaro struck out looking
- B. Seay relieved C. Durbin
- D. Johnson walked
- D. Murphy hit by pitch, D. Johnson to second
- R. Bowen struck out swinging
- T. Buck walked, D. Johnson to third, D. Murphy to second
- J. Grilli relieved B. Seay
- S. Stewart flied out to center

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

  Top 9th: Detroit
- O. Infante flied out to deep left
- B. Inge grounded out to second
- C. Guillen hit for S. Casey
- C. Guillen struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 2, Oakland 3
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
P. Polanco P. Polanco
2-3
 Oakland
M. Ellis M. Ellis
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI