Oakland 4, Detroit 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(88-74)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 10 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 8 0
WP: R. Cook (1-0)
LP: J. Valverde (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson flied out to left center
- Q. Berry grounded out to shortstop
- M. Cabrera flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- C. Crisp lined out to first
- S. Drew struck out swinging
- Y. Cespedes singled to shallow left
- B. Moss struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- P. Fielder flied out to deep left
- D. Young popped out to right
- A. Dirks doubled to shallow left
- J. Peralta flied out to right center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- J. Reddick struck out swinging
- J. Donaldson grounded out to pitcher
- S. Smith struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- A. Avila doubled to shallow right
- O. Infante sacrificed to first, A. Avila to third
- A. Jackson singled to shallow left, A. Avila scored
- Q. Berry flied out to deep center
- M. Cabrera grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- D. Norris struck out swinging
- C. Pennington popped out to shallow center
- C. Crisp popped out to first

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

  Top 4th: Detroit
- P. Fielder homered to deep right
- D. Young singled to shallow right
- A. Dirks singled to center, D. Young to second
- J. Peralta grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, D. Young to third, A. Dirks out at second
- A. Avila flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- S. Drew lined out to right
- Y. Cespedes flied out to right
- B. Moss popped out to left center

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

  Top 5th: Detroit
- O. Infante struck out looking
- A. Jackson lined out to left
- Q. Berry fouled out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- J. Reddick struck out swinging
- J. Donaldson struck out looking
- S. Smith walked
- D. Norris singled to shallow right, S. Smith to third
- C. Pennington struck out swinging

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

  Top 6th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera singled to center
- J. Blevins relieved A.J. Griffin
- P. Fielder grounded into double play shortstop to first, M. Cabrera out at second
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- C. Crisp safe at first on first baseman P. Fielder's fielding error, C. Crisp to second
- C. Crisp to third on wild pitch
- S. Drew doubled to center, C. Crisp scored, S. Drew out at third
- O. Dotel relieved M. Scherzer
- Y. Cespedes struck out swinging
- B. Moss walked
- P. Coke relieved O. Dotel
- J. Reddick flied out to deep center

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

  Top 7th: Detroit
- A. Dirks grounded out to second
- J. Peralta grounded out to third
- A. Avila grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- A. Alburquerque relieved P. Coke
- J. Donaldson lined out to second
- S. Smith struck out looking
- D. Norris grounded out to third

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

  Top 8th: Detroit
- S. Doolittle relieved J. Blevins
- O. Infante singled to center
- A. Jackson sacrificed to first, O. Infante to second
- A. Garcia hit for Q. Berry
- A. Garcia singled to right, O. Infante scored
- M. Cabrera popped out to third
- P. Fielder singled to right, A. Garcia to third
- R. Cook relieved S. Doolittle
- D. Young grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- A. Dirks in right field
- A. Garcia in right field
- A. Dirks in left field
- J. Benoit relieved A. Alburquerque
- C. Pennington grounded out to first
- C. Crisp flied out to center
- S. Drew singled to center
- Y. Cespedes walked, S. Drew to second
- B. Moss struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Detroit
- A. Dirks lined out to shortstop
- J. Peralta grounded out to shortstop
- A. Avila struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 9th: Oakland
- J. Valverde relieved J. Benoit
- J. Reddick singled to right
- J. Donaldson doubled to deep left center, J. Reddick to third
- S. Smith doubled to right center, J. Reddick and J. Donaldson scored
- G. Kottaras hit for D. Norris
- G. Kottaras fouled out to third
- C. Pennington struck out looking
- C. Crisp singled to shallow right, S. Smith scored

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, Oakland 4
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
P. Fielder Prince Fielder
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
S. Drew Stephen Drew
2-4
1 RBI