Detroit 6, Oakland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(84-64)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 0
Detroit 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 1 X 6 10 1
WP: J. Verlander (15-8)
LP: B. Anderson (4-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- O. Infante doubled to left, A. Dirks and G. Laird scored
- D. Young hit sacrifice fly to center, O. Infante scored
Bot 5th: Detroit
- J. Peralta singled to right center, D. Young scored
Bot 7th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Detroit
- O. Infante grounded into fielder's choice, A. Garcia scored, A. Dirks to third, A. Jackson out at second
Top 9th: Oakland
- C. Pennington singled to shallow right, D. Norris scored
- S. Drew singled to shallow left center, C. Pennington scored
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Drew ss 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .226
S. Smith dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .244
J. Reddick rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .252
Y. Cespedes cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .293
B. Moss lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .263
J. Donaldson 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .236
D. Barton 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .200
D. Norris c 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .192
C. Pennington 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .212
 Totals 34 2 8 2 0 4 11 0 16  
 Batting
2B - S Smith (21, J Benoit).
RBI - S Drew (11), C Pennington (23).
2-out RBI - S Drew, C Pennington.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Smith 1, B Moss 2, C Pennington 2.
GIDP - J Reddick.
Team LOB - 9.
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 .305
O. Infante 2b 5 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 4 .250
M. Cabrera 3b 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 2 .333
P. Fielder 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .303
D. Young dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .271
J. Peralta ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .248
A. Garcia rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .320
A. Dirks lf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311
G. Laird c 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .286
 Totals 33 6 10 6 1 5 6 0 14  
 Batting
2B - O Infante (4, B Anderson); D Young (25, J Miller).
HR - M Cabrera (41, 7th inning off J Miller 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - D Young.
RBI - O Infante 3 (18), M Cabrera (130), D Young (68), J Peralta (60).
2-out RBI - J Peralta.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1, M Cabrera 1, J Peralta 1, A Garcia 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - J Peralta (6, field).
DP - 1 (P Fielder-J Peralta).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Anderson (L, 4-2) 2.1 3 3 3 3 1 0 1.03 2.57  
P. Neshek 1.2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0.81 0.56  
J. Miller 3.0 3 2 2 1 2 1 1.26 2.36  
P. Figueroa 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.42 2.37  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 15-8) 6.0 5 0 0 3 5 0 1.06 2.74  
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.03 3.15  
J. Benoit 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.11 3.29  
J. Valverde 1.0 2 2 2 1 2 0 1.30 4.00  
WP - J Miller.
IBB - M Cabrera (by B Anderson).
Pitches-strikes - B Anderson 48-27; P Neshek 29-21; J Miller 34-25; P Figueroa 25-16; J Verlander 122-78; O Dotel 14-12; J Benoit 18-12; J Valverde 27-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Anderson 5-1; P Neshek 1-2; J Miller 5-4; P Figueroa 2-2; J Verlander 8-6; O Dotel 1-0; J Benoit 0-1; J Valverde 1-0.
Batters faced - B Anderson 13; P Neshek 7; J Miller 13; P Figueroa 6; J Verlander 25; O Dotel 3; J Benoit 4; J Valverde 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Weather: 64 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, in from right.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 4:01 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
S. Drew Stephen Drew
2-5
1 RBI
 Detroit
O. Infante Omar Infante
1-5
3 RBI