93-69
3 - 0
Tigers won series 3-2
96-66

Game Story

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Justin Verlander ripped off his jersey and rubbed Torii Hunter's bald head. The Tigers pulled on goggles and popped bubbly, then waited for their straggling slugger. At last, Miguel Cabrera walked through the door to chants of ''Miggy! Miggy! Miggy!''
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 8 0
Oak 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Detroit
Miguel CabreraDFP
homered to deep left,
Torii HunterDFP
scored
DET 2 - OAK 0
Top 6th: Detroit
Omar InfanteDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Víctor MartínezDFP
scored,
Álex ÁvilaDFP
out at second
DET 3 - OAK 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .100
Torii HunterDFP
RF
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
4 1 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 .250
José IglesiasDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083
Prince FielderDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .278
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .450
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .417
Ramón SantiagoDFP
3B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .133
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 .222
Don KellyDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .400
Totals 34 3 8 3 1 5 6 0 14
Batting
HR - M Cabrera (1, 4th inning off S Gray 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - M Cabrera 2 (3), O Infante (3)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jackson 1, P Fielder 1, J Peralta 1, O Infante 2
Team LOB - 9
Running
CS - P Fielder (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 0 0 1 .389
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .143
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .150
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .381
Seth SmithDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .313
Brandon MossDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .111
Alberto CallaspoDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .235
Stephen VogtDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .188
Totals 30 0 3 0 0 1 11 0 5
Batting
2B - J Lowrie (1, J Benoit)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, S Smith 1
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
DP - 1 (S Vogt-A Callaspo-B Moss-J Lowrie)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Justin VerlanderDFP
(W, 1-0)
8.0 2 0 0 1 10 0 0.53 0.00
Joaquín BenoitDFP
(SV, 2)
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 5.40

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Sonny GrayDFP
(L, 0-1)
5.0 6 3 3 4 3 1 1.23 2.08
Dan OteroDFP
2.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0.88 0.00
Sean DoolittleDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.15 4.15
Grant BalfourDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.33 0.00
Pitching
IBB - M Cabrera (by S Gray)
HBP - Y Cespedes (by J Benoit)
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 111-76; J Benoit 21-12; S Gray 98-53; D Otero 27-17; S Doolittle 13-9; G Balfour 18-12
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 7-7; J Benoit 1-1; S Gray 8-3; D Otero 5-1; S Doolittle 0-2; G Balfour 0-1
Batters faced - J Verlander 27; J Benoit 5; S Gray 24; D Otero 9; S Doolittle 3; G Balfour 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:20.
Umpires: HP--Tom Hallion. 1B--Mike DiMuro. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--CB Bucknor. RF--Jim Reynolds. LF--Gary Darling.
Weather: 63 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 46,959.