Detroit 6, Oakland 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(54-63)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 2
Detroit 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 X 6 7 0
WP: N. Robertson (7-8) S: F. Rodney (3)
LP: G. Smith (5-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 5th: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to right, B. Inge scored, E. Renteria to third, C. Granderson to second
- M. Ordonez singled to left, E. Renteria and C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to second
Top 8th: Oakland
- M. Ellis singled to left, J. Hannahan scored
Bot 8th: Detroit
- R. Raburn doubled to deep left, P. Polanco scored, R. Raburn to third on shortstop B. Crosby's throwing error, R. Raburn scored on pitcher J. Blevins' throwing error
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Sweeney rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .291
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .231
F. Thomas dh 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .253
E. Brown lf 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .250
B. Crosby ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .249
C. Gonzalez cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .277
K. Suzuki c 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .286
D. Barton 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .212
J. Hannahan 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .222
 Totals 33 1 6 1 1 6 9  
 Batting
2B - J Hannahan (23, N Robertson); E Brown (13, F Rodney).
RBI - M Ellis (39).
2-out RBI - M Ellis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Suzuki 3.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - B Crosby (14, throw); J Blevins (2, throw).
DP - 1 (B Crosby-M Ellis-D Barton).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 2 1 1 1 1 1 .301
P. Polanco 2b 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 .312
R. Raburn lf 3 1 1 1 2 1 3 .252
M. Ordonez rf 5 0 2 2 0 1 2 .318
    M. Joyce rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
M. Cabrera 1b 2 0 1 0 2 1 2 .299
G. Sheffield dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .222
B. Inge 3b 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .212
E. Renteria ss 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 .261
D. Sardinha c 2 0 0 0 1 1 4 .111
 Totals 29 6 7 5 10 8 18  
 Batting
2B - M Cabrera (27, G Smith); R Raburn (9, J Blevins).
HR - C Granderson (15, 5th inning off G Smith 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Sardinha.
RBI - C Granderson (43), P Polanco (44), M Ordonez 2 (70), R Raburn (15).
2-out RBI - M Ordonez 2, R Raburn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Sheffield 1, M Cabrera 1, D Sardinha 2.
GIDP - G Sheffield.
Team LOB - 10.
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Smith (L, 5-11) 4.2 3 1 1 7 2 1 3.92
H. Street 1.0 3 3 3 2 2 0 4.65
J. Devine 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.05
J. Blevins 1.0 1 2 1 1 1 0 2.81
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson (W, 7-8) 7.2 5 1 1 1 5 0 5.84
F. Rodney (S, 3) 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.88
IBB - E Renteria (by G Smith).
Pitches-strikes - G Smith 95-46; H Street 34-18; J Devine 21-14; J Blevins 25-14; N Robertson 104-70; F Rodney 23-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Smith 2-10; H Street 1-0; J Devine 0-1; J Blevins 2-0; N Robertson 9-9; F Rodney 3-0.
Batters faced - G Smith 23; H Street 8; J Devine 4; J Blevins 5; N Robertson 29; F Rodney 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Dana Demuth. 2B--Lance Barksdale. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Time: 2:41.
Attendance: 40,743.
Weather: 70 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, out to left.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 10, 2008 3:56 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
E. Brown Emil Brown
2-4
 Detroit
M. Ordonez Magglio Ordonez
2-5
2 RBI