Detroit 6, Oakland 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(88-74)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 6 9 0
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
WP: J. Verlander (2-0)
LP: J. Parker (0-2)
(94-68)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Detroit
- A. Jackson doubled to deep center, O. Infante scored
- A. Jackson scored on wild pitch
Top 7th: Detroit
- A. Jackson singled to right center, J. Peralta scored, O. Infante to third
- M. Cabrera hit by pitch, O. Infante scored, A. Jackson to third, Q. Berry to second
- P. Fielder singled to center, A. Jackson scored, Q. Berry to third, M. Cabrera to second
- D. Young safe at first on shortstop S. Drew's fielding error, Q. Berry scored, M. Cabrera to third, P. Fielder to second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
A. Jackson cf 5 2 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 .250
Q. Berry lf 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .300
    A. Garcia rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
M. Cabrera 3b 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .250
P. Fielder 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .190
D. Young dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .235
A. Dirks rf-lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .294
J. Peralta ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 .294
A. Avila c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .250
O. Infante 2b 3 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 .353
 Totals 36 6 9 5 0 2 9 3 12  
 Batting
2B - A Jackson (2, J Parker); Q Berry (1, J Parker).
S - Q Berry.
RBI - A Jackson 2 (3), M Cabrera (1), P Fielder (2), D Young (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Q Berry 1, P Fielder 1, J Peralta 2, A Avila 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - A Dirks (1, 2nd base off J Parker/D Norris), J Peralta (1, 2nd base off J Parker/D Norris), O Infante (1, 2nd base off J Parker/D Norris).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .182
S. Drew ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .211
Y. Cespedes lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316
S. Smith dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .133
J. Reddick rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .118
J. Donaldson 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294
B. Moss 1b 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .133
D. Norris c 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .083
    J. Gomes ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    G. Kottaras c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Pennington 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
 Totals 30 0 4 0 0 1 11 0 6  
 Batting
2B - Y Cespedes (1, J Verlander).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, S Smith 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - S Drew (1, field).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
J. Verlander (W, 2-0) 9.0 4 0 0 1 11 0 0.75 0.56  
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
J. Parker (L, 0-2) 6.1 7 4 4 1 6 0 1.26 4.26  
R. Cook 0.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 1.50 8.10  
J. Blevins 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.27 0.00  
E. Scribner 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00 0.00  
WP - J Parker 2.
HBP - M Cabrera (by R Cook).
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 122-83; J Parker 85-55; R Cook 9-4; J Blevins 11-7; E Scribner 21-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 8-6; J Parker 8-7; R Cook 0-0; J Blevins 2-2; E Scribner 1-2.
Batters faced - J Verlander 31; J Parker 27; R Cook 3; J Blevins 4; E Scribner 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Mark Wegner. LF--Dana DeMuth. RF--Eric Cooper.
Weather: 56 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Updated on Friday, Oct 12, 2012 3:14 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
A. Jackson Austin Jackson
2-5
2 RBI
 Oakland
Y. Cespedes Yoenis Cespedes
1-4