Oakland 3, Detroit 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(66-78)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 3 8 0
Detroit 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 0
WP: J. Devine (5-1) S: B. Ziegler (7)
LP: F. Rodney (0-5)
(70-75)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- E. Renteria singled to center, G. Sheffield and M. Cabrera scored, M. Thames to second
Top 6th: Oakland
- D. Barton grounded out to second, R. Davis scored
Top 8th: Oakland
- R. Davis tripled to deep center, E. Patterson scored
- E. Brown hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Davis scored
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Davis cf 5 2 2 1 0 2 3 .281
D. Barton 1b 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 .218
E. Brown dh 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .247
R. Sweeney rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .284
K. Suzuki c 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .287
B. Crosby ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .245
A. Cunningham lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .320
J. Baisley 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .000
    E. Patterson pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .181
    J. Hannahan 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .221
C. Pennington 2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .238
 Totals 34 3 8 3 2 8 11  
 Batting
3B - R Davis 2 (4, N Robertson, F Rodney).
SF - E Brown.
RBI - D Barton (45), R Davis (19), E Brown (59).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Suzuki 1, R Davis 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E Patterson (8, 2nd base off B Seay/D Ryan).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (C Pennington-B Crosby, B Crosby-C Pennington-D Barton 2).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .302
P. Polanco 2b 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .307
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .321
M. Cabrera 1b 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .291
G. Sheffield dh 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .226
M. Thames lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .239
    M. Joyce lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .257
E. Renteria ss 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 .270
B. Inge 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 2 .218
D. Ryan c 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 .429
    J. Larish ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .227
 Totals 34 2 10 2 4 7 17  
 Batting
2B - D Ryan (1, D Eveland); P Polanco (32, H Street).
RBI - E Renteria 2 (50).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Polanco 1, C Granderson 2, M Joyce 2.
GIDP - M Ordonez, M Thames.
Team LOB - 9.
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Eveland 6.0 7 2 2 2 2 0 4.23
J. Devine (W, 5-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.72
H. Street (H, 3) 0.2 1 0 0 2 0 0 3.98
B. Ziegler (S, 7) 1.1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0.53
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson 7.0 4 1 1 0 6 0 6.08
B. Seay (H, 12) 0.1 0 1 1 1 1 0 3.94
F. Rodney (L, 0-5; BS, 5) 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.50
F. Dolsi 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.07
IBB - D Barton (by F Rodney), G Sheffield (by H Street).
Pitches-strikes - D Eveland 102-61; J Devine 13-11; H Street 26-10; B Ziegler 26-16; N Robertson 79-60; B Seay 10-6; F Rodney 17-11; F Dolsi 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Eveland 11-4; J Devine 0-1; H Street 1-1; B Ziegler 1-0; N Robertson 9-6; B Seay 0-0; F Rodney 1-1; F Dolsi 1-1.
Batters faced - D Eveland 24; J Devine 3; H Street 5; B Ziegler 6; N Robertson 25; B Seay 2; F Rodney 5; F Dolsi 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Dreckman. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--Mike Estabrook. 3B--Gerry Davis.
Time: 2:46.
Attendance: 37,240.
Weather: 73 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, out to right.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 9, 2008 9:59 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
R. Davis Rajai Davis
2-5
1 RBI
 Detroit
E. Renteria Edgar Renteria
1-4
2 RBI