Athletics Blanked 3-0 by Tigers, Eliminated from ALDS

Automated Insights

Josh Reddick registered one hit to earn a game grade of 87.2 (B+) but the Athletics were stymied by Detroit, 3-0. Oakland finished with a batting average of .100 and a wOBA of .141. To this point in the season their batting average is .283 and their wOBA is .336.


Sonny Gray went five innings, picking up his first loss of the postseason after he surrendered three runs on six hits with three strikeouts and four walks. After allowing no runs on two hits over eight innings with 10 strikeouts and one walk, Justin Verlander (1-0) got the win. Victor Martinez finished 3 for 4 with a run in the win.

The Athletics are bounced three games to two and are tossed from the ALDS.


Tigers Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 96.0 V. Martinez DH 4 3 1 0 0 0 0
B+ 88.0 J. Peralta SS 4 2 0 0 0 0 1
B+ 87.2 M. Cabrera 3B 4 1 1 1 2 1 1
B 84.4 P. Fielder 1B 3 1 0 0 0 1 0
B 83.8 D. Kelly LF 2 0 0 0 0 2 1
C 74.0 A. Avila C 3 0 0 0 0 1 0
C 72.0 T. Hunter RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0
D 63.0 O. Infante 2B 4 0 0 0 1 0 0
F 56.0 A. Jackson CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 3


Athletics Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
B+ 87.2 J. Reddick RF 2 1 0 0 0 1 0
B 85.5 Y. Cespedes LF 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
B 83.1 J. Lowrie SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
D 65.0 A. Callaspo 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 63.0 S. Vogt C 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
D 62.0 B. Moss 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
D 62.0 C. Crisp CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- 60.0 S. Smith DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
F 59.0 J. Donaldson 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3


Tigers Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A+ 102.8 J. Verlander 8.0 0.00 0.38 2 10 1 111
B+ 89.7 J. Benoit 1.0 0.00 1.00 1 1 0 21


Athletics Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 95.9 G. Balfour 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 2 0 18
A 95.1 S. Doolittle 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 1 0 13
B 85.7 D. Otero 2.0 0.00 1.50 2 0 1 27
C- 70.6 S. Gray 5.0 5.40 2.00 6 3 4 98