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Game Story

After being shut down by Anibal Sanchez all night, the Oakland Athletics were happy finally to get a chance at Detroit's bullpen in the ninth. Josh Donaldson hit a game-ending three-run homer off Joe Nathan with one out in the ninth and Scott Kazmir pitched his first complete game in nearly eight...
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Det 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0
Oak 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 5 0

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Detroit
Torii Hunter homered to deep right center
DET 1 - OAK 0
Bottom 9th: Oakland
Josh Donaldson homered to deep left, Coco Crisp and Craig Gentry scored
DET 1 - OAK 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Rajai DavisCF 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .295
Austin JacksonCF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .256
Ian Kinsler2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .316
Miguel Cabrera1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .323
Victor MartinezDH 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .341
Torii HunterRF 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .282
J.D. MartinezLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .264
Alex AvilaC 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .224
Nick Castellanos3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .229
Danny WorthSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .175
Totals 30 1 6 1 1 0 8 0 5
Batting
2B - R Davis (9, S Kazmir)
HR - T Hunter (8, 4th inning off S Kazmir 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - T Hunter (29)
2-out RBI - T Hunter
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 1, A Avila 1
GIDP - I Kinsler, T Hunter
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
DP - 1 (M Cabrera-D Worth-A Sanchez)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispCF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .239
John JasoDH 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .287
Craig GentryPR-DH 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
Josh Donaldson3B 4 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 .277
Brandon Moss1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .278
Yoenis CespedesLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .243
Jed LowrieSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
Derek NorrisC 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .306
Josh ReddickRF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .214
Eric Sogard2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .193
Alberto CallaspoPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
Totals 29 3 5 3 1 1 9 0 4
Batting
2B - C Crisp (9, A Sanchez); E Sogard (5, A Sanchez)
HR - J Donaldson (13, 9th inning off J Nathan 2 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Donaldson 3 (41)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Jaso 1
GIDP - E Sogard
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
Outfield assists - Y Cespedes
DP - 2 (J Donaldson-E Sogard-B Moss, J Donaldson-E Sogard-B Moss)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Anibal Sanchez 8.1 3 1 1 1 9 0 0.99 2.49
Joe Nathan(L, 2-1)(BS, 4) 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 1.17 4.58

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott Kazmir(W, 6-2) 9.0 6 1 1 0 8 1 0.96 2.36
Pitching
WP - S Kazmir
Pitches-strikes - A Sanchez 111-76; J Nathan 6-4; S Kazmir 103-76
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sanchez 5-9; J Nathan 0-1; S Kazmir 9-5
Batters faced - A Sanchez 28; J Nathan 2; S Kazmir 30
Game Details
Game Time: 2:26.
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Jordan Baker. 3B--Angel Campos.
Weather: 68 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 17 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 15,590.