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W:J.Verlander(1-0) L:S.Gray(0-1) S:J.Benoit (2)
HR: DET- M.Cabrera (1) OAK- None



Detroit Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Tom Hallion; First, Mike DiMuro; Second, Mark Wegner; Third, CB Bucknor;Left, Gary Darling; Right, Jim Reynolds;
- Austin Jackson struck out looking. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
- Torii Hunter lined out to second. None on with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 1st
- Coco Crisp flied out to left. None on with one out and Josh Donaldson due up.
- Josh Donaldson struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 2nd
- Prince Fielder walked. Runner on first with none out and Victor Martinez due up.
- Victor Martinez flied out to center. Runner on first with one out and Jhonny Peralta due up.
- Jhonny Peralta struck out swinging. On the play, Prince Fielder caught stealing second to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 2nd
- Yoenis Cespedes flied out to right. None on with one out and Seth Smith due up.
- Seth Smith struck out looking. None on with two outs and Brandon Moss due up.
- Brandon Moss struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 3rd
- Alex Avila grounded out to first. None on with one out and Omar Infante due up.
- Omar Infante grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Don Kelly due up.
- Don Kelly flied out to left to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 3rd
- Alberto Callaspo flied out to center. None on with one out and Josh Reddick due up.
- Josh Reddick grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Stephen Vogt due up.
- Stephen Vogt struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 4th
- Austin Jackson flied out to right. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
- Torii Hunter singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera one-out, two-run Home Run (1) to left scored Torii Hunter. Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Victor Martinez due up.
- Victor Martinez singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Jhonny Peralta due up.
- Jhonny Peralta singled to left. On the play, Victor Martinez advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Alex Avila due up.
- Alex Avila walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Omar Infante due up.
- Omar Infante grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 4th
- Coco Crisp grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Josh Donaldson due up.
- Josh Donaldson flied out to center. None on with two outs and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Detroit Top 5th
- Don Kelly walked. Runner on first with none out and Austin Jackson due up.
- Austin Jackson struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
- Torii Hunter grounded out short to first. On the play, Don Kelly advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 5th
- Yoenis Cespedes popped out to short. None on with one out and Seth Smith due up.
- Seth Smith grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Brandon Moss due up.
- Brandon Moss struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 6th
- NOTE: Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander has a perfect game through 5 innings. He has recorded 6 strikeouts.
- Victor Martinez singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Jhonny Peralta due up.
- Jhonny Peralta singled to left. On the play, Victor Martinez advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Alex Avila due up.
- Dan Otero enters the game for the Athletics with runners on first and second and none out.
- Alex Avila grounded into a fielder`s choice, first to short. On the play, Jhonny Peralta out at second and Victor Martinez advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Omar Infante due up.
- Omar Infante grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second scoring Victor Martinez with two out. On the play, Alex Avila out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Don Kelly due up.
- Don Kelly walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Austin Jackson due up.
- Austin Jackson grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 6th
- Alberto Callaspo grounded out to first. None on with one out and Josh Reddick due up.
- Josh Reddick walked to break up Justin Verlander`s perfect game. Runner on first with one out and Stephen Vogt due up.
- Stephen Vogt flied out to center. On the play, Josh Reddick advanced to second. Runner on second with two outs and Coco Crisp due up.
- Coco Crisp flied out to left to end the inning.

Detroit Top 7th
- NOTE: Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander has a no-hitter through 6 innings. He has struck out six and walked one.
- Torii Hunter grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera popped out to second. None on with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Victor Martinez due up.
- Victor Martinez singled to left. On the play, Prince Fielder advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jhonny Peralta due up.
- Jhonny Peralta grounded into a fielder`s choice to third. On the play, Prince Fielder out at third to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 7th
- Josh Donaldson struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jed Lowrie due up. NOTE: Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander is 8 outs away from a no-hitter.
- Jed Lowrie flied out to left. None on with two outs and Yoenis Cespedes due up. NOTE: Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander is 7 outs away from a no-hitter.
- Yoenis Cespedes singled to center to break up Justin Verlander`s no-hitter. Runner on first with two outs and Seth Smith due up.
- Seth Smith struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 8th
- Sean Doolittle starts the inning for the Athletics.
- Alex Avila flied out to left. None on with one out and Omar Infante due up.
- Omar Infante flied out to center. None on with two outs and Don Kelly due up.
- Don Kelly struck out swinging to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 8th
- Brandon Moss struck out swinging. None on with one out and Alberto Callaspo due up.
- Alberto Callaspo grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Josh Reddick due up.
- Josh Reddick singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Stephen Vogt due up.
- Stephen Vogt struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 9th
- Grant Balfour starts the inning for the Athletics.
- Austin Jackson struck out swinging. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
- Torii Hunter flied out to center. None on with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera struck out swinging to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 9th
- Joaquin Benoit starts the inning for the Tigers.
- Jose Inglesias enters the game at shortstop, batting 3rd.
- Ramon Santiago enters the game at third base, batting 6th.
- Coco Crisp grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Josh Donaldson due up.
- Josh Donaldson struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie doubled to left. Runner on second with two outs and Yoenis Cespedes due up.
- Yoenis Cespedes was hit-by-pitch. Runners on first and second with two outs and Seth Smith due up.
- Seth Smith flied out to right to end the game.

Detroit 3, Oakland 0


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: J.Verlander (1-0); LP:S.Gray (0-1); S:J.Benoit (2).

Detroit 3, Oakland 0