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W:G.Balfour(1-0) L:A.Alburquerque(0-1)
HR: DET- None OAK- None



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

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

Detroit Top 2nd
- Victor Martinez grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Alex Avila due up.
- Alex Avila walked. Runner on first with one out and Omar Infante due up.
- Omar Infante struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Don Kelly due up.
- Don Kelly singled to second. On the play, Alex Avila advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jose Iglesias due up.
- Jose Iglesias grounded into a fielder`s choice to third. On the play, Alex Avila out at third to end the inning.

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

Detroit Top 3rd
- Austin Jackson struck out looking. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
- Torii Hunter struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera struck out swinging to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 3rd
- Josh Reddick fouled out to third. None on with one out and Stephen Vogt due up.
- Stephen Vogt struck out looking. None on with two outs and Eric Sogard due up.
- Eric Sogard lined out to third to end the inning.

Detroit Top 4th
- Prince Fielder grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Victor Martinez due up.
- Victor Martinez flied out to right. None on with two outs and Alex Avila due up.
- Alex Avila grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 4th
- Coco Crisp struck out looking. None on with one out and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie struck out looking. None on with two outs and Josh Donaldson due up.
- Josh Donaldson singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Brandon Moss due up.
- Brandon Moss struck out looking to end the inning.

Detroit Top 5th
- Omar Infante walked. Runner on first with none out and Don Kelly due up.
- Don Kelly grounded out second to first. On the play, Omar Infante advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Jose Iglesias due up.
- Jose Iglesias singled to short. On the play, Omar Infante advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Austin Jackson due up.
- Austin Jackson struck out swinging. On the play, Jose Iglesias caught stealing second to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 5th
- Yoenis Cespedes singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Seth Smith due up.
- Seth Smith singled to right. On the play, Yoenis Cespedes advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Josh Reddick due up.
- Josh Reddick lined out softly to third on a bunt attempt. Runners on first and second with one out and Stephen Vogt due up.
- Stephen Vogt struck out swinging. Runners on first and second with two outs and Eric Sogard due up.
- Eric Sogard struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 6th
- Torii Hunter struck out swinging. None on with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
- Miguel Cabrera flied out to right. None on with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 6th
- Coco Crisp flied out to center. None on with one out and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie fouled out to short. None on with two outs and Josh Donaldson due up.
- Josh Donaldson struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 7th
- Victor Martinez grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Alex Avila due up.
- Alex Avila struck out looking. None on with two outs and Omar Infante due up.
- Omar Infante flied out to left to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 7th
- Brandon Moss walked. Runner on first with none out and Yoenis Cespedes due up.
- Yoenis Cespedes lined out to right. Runner on first with one out and Seth Smith due up.
- Seth Smith fouled out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Josh Reddick due up.
- Josh Reddick singled to right. On the play, Brandon Moss advances to third and Josh Reddick advances to second on the throw. Runners on second and third with two outs and Stephen Vogt due up.
- Stephen Vogt struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 8th
- Don Kelly singled to second, deflected by pitcher. Runner on first with none out and Jose Iglesias due up.
- Jose Iglesias sacrifice bunt to pitcher. On the play, Don Kelly advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Austin Jackson due up.
- Austin Jackson struck out looking. Runner on second with two outs and Torii Hunter due up.
- Torii Hunter popped out to first to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 8th
- Drew Smyly starts the inning for the Tigers.
- Alberto Callaspo is Pinch-hitting for Eric Sogard.
- Pinch-Hitter Alberto Callaspo doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Coco Crisp due up.
- Coco Crisp fouled out to first. Runner on second with one out and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Josh Donaldson due up.
- Al Alburquerque enters the game with runners on first and second and one out.
- Josh Donaldson struck out swinging. Runners on first and second with two outs and Brandon Moss due up.
- Brandon Moss struck out swinging to end the inning.

Detroit Top 9th
- Alberto Callaspo remains in the game as the second baseman.
- Grant Balfour starts the inning for the Athletics.
- Miguel Cabrera flied out to right. None on with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
- Prince Fielder flied out to left. None on with two outs and Victor Martinez due up.
- Victor Martinez lined out to right to end the inning.

Oakland Bottom 9th
- Yoenis Cespedes singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Seth Smith due up.
- Seth Smith singled to right. On the play, Yoenis Cespedes advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Josh Reddick due up.
- Josh Reddick intentionally walked. Bases loaded with none out and Stephen Vogt due up.
- Rick Porcello enters the game with the bases loaded and none out.
- Stephen Vogt single to left scored Yoenis Cespedes to end the game.
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Detroit 0, Oakland 1


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: G.Balfour (1-0); LP:A.Alburquerque (0-1).

Detroit 0, Oakland 1