MLB Play by Play - Detroit vs. Oakland

Tigers 1st
Esteban Loaiza pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Granderson tripled to deep left.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Polanco singled to center, Granderson scored.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Rodriguez flied out to catcher.
Magglio Ordonez:Pickoff attempt, Ordonez flied out to left.
Marcus Thames:Thames flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Justin Verlander pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis popped out to shortstop.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Ball, Kotsay walked.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Crosby lined out to center.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Chavez struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 2nd
Esteban Loaiza pitching:
Chris Shelton:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Shelton flied out to center.
Carlos Guillen:Ball, Ball, Guillen popped out to first.
Craig Monroe:Ball, Foul, Monroe grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 2nd
Justin Verlander pitching:
Frank Thomas:Strike swinging, Ball, Thomas flied out to center.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bradley walked.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Swisher homered to right, Bradley scored.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Payton struck out looking.
Adam Melhuse:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Melhuse struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 3rd
Esteban Loaiza pitching:
Brandon Inge:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Inge walked.
Curtis Granderson:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Granderson struck out swinging.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Polanco grounded into double play second to first, Inge out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Justin Verlander pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ellis doubled to right.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Kotsay struck out swinging.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Crosby grounded out to third.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Chavez lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 4th
Esteban Loaiza pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Rodriguez fouled out to first.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ordonez struck out swinging.
Marcus Thames:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Thames popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Justin Verlander pitching:
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Thomas reached on an infield single, Thomas to second on Guillen's throwing error.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Bradley walked.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Swisher struck out swinging.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Ball, Payton reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Thomas scored, Bradley out at second on shortstop Guillen's throwing error.
Adam Melhuse:Ball, Ball, Melhuse flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 2 Errors)

Tigers 5th
Esteban Loaiza pitching:
Chris Shelton:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Shelton reached on an infield single.
Carlos Guillen:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Guillen struck out looking.
Craig Monroe:Monroe grounded into double play second to first, Shelton out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Justin Verlander pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ellis singled to right.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay grounded into double play shortstop to first, Ellis out at second.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Crosby struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 6th
Esteban Loaiza pitching:
Brandon Inge:Inge lined out to center.
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Granderson doubled to deep right.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Polanco flied out to center.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Rodriguez doubled to right, Granderson scored.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Foul, Ordonez singled softly to right, Rodriguez scored.
Marcus Thames:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Thames lined out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Justin Verlander pitching:
Eric Chavez:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Chavez grounded out to second.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Thomas flied out to second.
Milton Bradley:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Bradley struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 7th
Esteban Loaiza pitching:
Chris Shelton:Justin Duchscherer relieved Esteban Loaiza, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Shelton grounded out to first.
Carlos Guillen:Ball, Guillen flied out to right.
Craig Monroe:Ball, Monroe singled to left.
Brandon Inge:Ball, Strike looking, Inge singled softly to shallow center, Monroe out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Justin Verlander pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Foul, Ball, Swisher homered to left center.
Jay Payton:Ball, Ball, Payton flied out to left.
Adam Melhuse:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Melhuse grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ellis flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 8th
Justin Duchscherer pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Granderson flied out to center.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Polanco struck out looking.
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez walked.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Ordonez flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Bobby Seay pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Kotsay struck out looking.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Crosby struck out swinging.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Chavez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 9th
Alexis Gomez hit for Marcus Thames
Huston Street pitching:
Alexis Gomez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Gomez struck out on foul tip.
Chris Shelton:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Shelton struck out looking.
Carlos Guillen:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Guillen grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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