93-69
0 - 1
Series tied 1-1
96-66

Game Story

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- For much of the season, Stephen Vogt caught Sonny Gray with Triple-A Sacramento. Neither could have pictured pairing up on such a sensational playoff moment for the Athletics when they were 90 miles away in California's capital.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Oak 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 8 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 9th: Oakland
Stephen VogtDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
scored,
Seth SmithDFP
to third,
Josh ReddickDFP
to second
DET 0 - OAK 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 .125
Torii HunterDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .143
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Prince FielderDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .333
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .333
Don KellyDFP
LF
3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667
José IglesiasDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167
Totals 29 0 4 0 0 2 9 0 8
Batting
S - J Iglesias
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 1, J Iglesias 1
Team LOB - 5
Running
CS - J Iglesias (1, 2nd base by S Gray/S Vogt)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .125
Brandon MossDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 3 .143
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
LF
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500
Seth SmithDFP
DH
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .500
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .143
Stephen VogtDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 4 .143
Eric SogardDFP
2B
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
Alberto CallaspoDFP
PH-2B
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
Totals 32 1 8 1 0 3 13 0 16
Batting
2B - A Callaspo (1, D Smyly)
RBI - S Vogt (1)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Moss 1, S Vogt 2, E Sogard 1
Team LOB - 10
Fielding
DP - 1 (S Vogt-E Sogard)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Justin VerlanderDFP
7.0 4 0 0 1 11 0 0.71 0.00
Drew SmylyDFP
0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.00 0.00
Al AlburquerqueDFP
(L, 0-1)
0.2 2 1 1 1 2 0 4.50 13.50
Rick PorcelloDFP
0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 -1

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Sonny GrayDFP
8.0 4 0 0 2 9 0 0.75 0.00
Grant BalfourDFP
(W, 1-0)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Pitching
IBB - J Reddick (by A Alburquerque)
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 117-73; D Smyly 17-9; A Alburquerque 22-12; R Porcello 3-2; S Gray 111-65; G Balfour 11-7
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 1-7; D Smyly 0-1; A Alburquerque 2-0; R Porcello 0-0; S Gray 11-4; G Balfour 0-2
Batters faced - J Verlander 26; D Smyly 3; A Alburquerque 5; R Porcello 1; S Gray 29; G Balfour 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:23.
Umpires: HP--CB Bucknor. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Tom Hallion. RF--Mark Wegner. LF--Mike DiMuro.
Weather: 82 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 48,292.