96-66
6 - 3
Athletics lead series 2-1
93-69

Game Story

DETROIT (AP) -- The Oakland Athletics have beaten Detroit with both pitching and power. And that's left the Tigers on the brink of elimination - and simmering with frustration.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oak 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 6 10 0
Det 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Oakland
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
safe at first on third baseman
Miguel CabreraDFP
's fielding error,
Coco CrispDFP
scored,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to second
OAK 1 - DET 0
Top 4th: Oakland
Josh ReddickDFP
homered to deep right
OAK 2 - DET 0
Coco CrispDFP
hit sacrifice fly to shallow left,
Stephen VogtDFP
scored
OAK 3 - DET 0
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Víctor MartínezDFP
doubled to right,
Torii HunterDFP
scored,
Prince FielderDFP
to third
OAK 3 - DET 1
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
singled to shallow left,
Prince FielderDFP
and
Víctor MartínezDFP
scored
OAK 3 - DET 3
Top 5th: Oakland
Brandon MossDFP
homered to deep right
OAK 4 - DET 3
Seth SmithDFP
homered to deep left center,
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
scored
OAK 6 - DET 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
4 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 .333
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .167
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .000
Brandon MossDFP
1B
4 1 1 1 1 1 3 0 4 .182
Daric BartonDFP
1B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
LF
5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .385
Seth SmithDFP
DH
4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 2 .500
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .182
Stephen VogtDFP
C
2 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .222
Derek NorrisDFP
PH-C
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Eric SogardDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000
Totals 37 6 10 5 3 3 12 1 20
Batting
2B - C Crisp 2 (2, A Sanchez, J Veras)
3B - S Vogt (1, A Sanchez)
HR - B Moss (1, 5th inning off A Sanchez 0 on, 1 Out), S Smith (1, 5th inning off A Sanchez 1 on, 1 Out), J Reddick (1, 4th inning off A Sanchez 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - C Crisp
RBI - C Crisp (1), B Moss (1), S Smith 2 (2), J Reddick (1)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Cespedes 2, S Smith 1
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - C Crisp (1, 2nd base off A Sanchez/A Avila)
Fielding
DP - 2 (J Donaldson-E Sogard-B Moss, B Moss-J Lowrie)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .091
Torii HunterDFP
RF
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .200
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
Prince FielderDFP
1B
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
LF
4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 .200
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .222
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .300
José IglesiasDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111
Totals 32 3 7 3 0 3 4 0 9
Batting
2B - V Martinez (2, J Parker)
RBI - V Martinez (1), J Peralta 2 (2)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1
GIDP - T Hunter, V Martinez
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - M Cabrera (1, field)

Pitching

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jarrod ParkerDFP
(W, 1-0)
5.0 5 3 3 1 1 0 1.20 5.40
Dan OteroDFP
(HLD, 1)
2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.60 0.00
Sean DoolittleDFP
(HLD, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.38 0.00
Grant BalfourDFP
(SV, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.50 0.00

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Anibal SánchezDFP
(L, 0-1)
4.1 8 6 5 2 6 3 2.31 10.38
José ÁlvarezDFP
3.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0.33 0.00
José VerasDFP
1.2 2 0 0 0 3 0 1.20 0.00
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - J Parker 73-47; D Otero 20-15; S Doolittle 14-9; G Balfour 21-12; A Sanchez 101-63; J Alvarez 38-21; J Veras 30-20
Ground balls-fly balls - J Parker 9-4; D Otero 5-0; S Doolittle 0-1; G Balfour 0-1; A Sanchez 4-7; J Alvarez 2-4; J Veras 3-0
Batters faced - J Parker 20; D Otero 7; S Doolittle 4; G Balfour 4; A Sanchez 24; J Alvarez 10; J Veras 7
Game Details
Game Time: 3:32.
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--Mike DiMuro. RF--CB Bucknor. LF--Mark Wegner.
Weather: 53 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 43,973.