Detroit 5, Oakland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 4 9 1
Detroit 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 5 11 0
WP: A. Alburquerque (1-0)
LP: G. Balfour (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- C. Crisp struck out swinging
- S. Drew popped out to shallow left
- Y. Cespedes flied out to left

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson struck out swinging
- O. Infante popped out to shortstop
- M. Cabrera doubled to deep center
- P. Fielder lined out to left

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

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- B. Moss struck out looking
- J. Reddick struck out swinging
- J. Donaldson singled to shallow right
- S. Smith hit by pitch, J. Donaldson to second
- G. Kottaras struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- D. Young flied out to shallow right
- J. Peralta popped out to shallow center
- A. Dirks singled to shallow right
- A. Dirks to second on wild pitch
- A. Garcia walked
- G. Laird hit by pitch, A. Dirks to third, A. Garcia to second
- A. Jackson flied out to center

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

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- C. Pennington singled to shallow left
- C. Crisp singled, C. Pennington to second
- S. Drew struck out looking
- Y. Cespedes singled to shallow left, C. Pennington scored, C. Crisp to second
- B. Moss singled to shallow right, C. Crisp to third, Y. Cespedes to second, C. Crisp out at home, Y. Cespedes to third, B. Moss to second advancing on throw
- J. Reddick struck out looking

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- O. Infante struck out swinging
- M. Cabrera doubled to left center
- P. Fielder singled to shallow left, M. Cabrera to third
- D. Young grounded out to first, M. Cabrera scored, P. Fielder to second
- J. Peralta struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Oakland
- J. Donaldson walked
- S. Smith popped out to third
- G. Kottaras struck out swinging
- C. Pennington grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- A. Dirks struck out swinging
- A. Garcia grounded out to shortstop
- G. Laird struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Oakland
- C. Crisp flied out to center
- S. Drew grounded out to second
- Y. Cespedes grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- A. Jackson grounded out to third
- O. Infante popped out to left center
- M. Cabrera flied out to deep center

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

  Top 6th: Oakland
- B. Moss hit by pitch
- J. Reddick struck out swinging
- J. Donaldson grounded into double play shortstop to first, B. Moss out at second

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

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- P. Fielder flied out to deep left center
- D. Young flied out to right center
- J. Peralta singled to center
- A. Dirks struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Oakland
- S. Smith walked
- G. Kottaras sacrificed to pitcher, S. Smith to second
- C. Pennington singled to shallow center, S. Smith scored
- C. Crisp grounded out to second, C. Pennington to second
- S. Drew flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- S. Doolittle relieved T. Milone
- A. Garcia struck out swinging
- G. Laird grounded out to second
- A. Jackson singled to center
- O. Infante singled to shallow left, A. Jackson to second
- M. Cabrera safe at first on center fielder C. Crisp's fielding error, A. Jackson and O. Infante scored
- P. Fielder struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Oakland
- J. Benoit relieved D. Fister
- Y. Cespedes singled to shallow right center
- B. Moss flied out to center
- Y. Cespedes stole second
- Y. Cespedes stole third
- Y. Cespedes scored on wild pitch
- J. Reddick homered to deep right
- J. Donaldson fouled out to catcher
- S. Smith lined out to second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Detroit 3

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- R. Cook relieved S. Doolittle
- D. Young singled to right center
- D. Kelly ran for D. Young
- D. Kelly at designated hitter
- J. Peralta singled to shallow right, D. Kelly to second
- D. Worth ran for J. Peralta
- A. Dirks sacrificed to catcher, D. Kelly to third, D. Worth to second
- Q. Berry hit for A. Garcia
- Q. Berry struck out swinging
- A. Avila hit for G. Laird
- D. Kelly scored, D. Worth to third on wild pitch
- A. Avila struck out looking

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

  Top 9th: Oakland
- D. Kelly at designated hitter
- D. Worth at shortstop
- A. Dirks in right field
- A. Dirks in right field
- Q. Berry in left field
- A. Avila catching
- P. Coke relieved J. Benoit
- D. Norris hit for G. Kottaras
- D. Norris struck out swinging
- C. Pennington walked
- C. Crisp grounded into fielder's choice, C. Pennington out at second
- S. Drew singled to shallow right center, C. Crisp to third
- A. Alburquerque relieved P. Coke
- Y. Cespedes grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 9th: Detroit
- D. Norris catching
- G. Balfour relieved R. Cook
- A. Jackson struck out swinging
- O. Infante singled to shallow center
- M. Cabrera singled to shallow center, O. Infante to third
- P. Fielder intentionally walked, M. Cabrera to second
- D. Kelly hit sacrifice fly to center, O. Infante scored

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Detroit 5
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
J. Reddick Josh Reddick
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
3-5