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Friday, August 8, 2008:
Athletics 4, Tigers 2
Ellis, M, 2B5011001.233
Crosby, SS4000002.251
Thomas, DH4010012.246
Brown, E, LF4111011.248
Gonzalez, C, RF4120020.278
Suzuki, K, C1100300.286
Barton, 1B3110103.216
Davis, R, CF4022011.207
Hannahan, 3B4000024.223
Granderson, CF3000111.300
Polanco, 2B4000012.310
Guillen, 3B3010010.287
Raburn, 3B0000000.250
a-Joyce, PH1000001.270
Santiago, R, 3B0000000.328
Ordonez, RF3010101.318
Cabrera, M, 1B3100101.296
Sheffield, DH4000003.225
Thames, M, LF3112000.240
Renteria, SS3020000.259
Inge, C3000012.213
a-Flied out for Raburn in the 8th.
HR: Brown, E (11, 6th inning off Rogers, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Brown, E 4; Davis, R 2; Ellis, M; Barton; Gonzalez, C 2; Thomas.
RBI: Davis, R 2 (10), Ellis, M (38), Brown, E (53).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ellis, M; Thomas; Barton.
GIDP: Hannahan, Brown, E.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 6.

SB: Gonzalez, C (4, 2nd base off Dolsi/Inge).

E: Crosby (13, throw).
DP: 2 (Hannahan-Ellis, M-Barton, Crosby-Ellis, M-Barton).
Pickoffs: Braden (Ordonez at 1st base).

HR: Thames, M (21, 2nd inning off Braden, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Guillen; Thames, M 4; Renteria 2; Ordonez.
RBI: Thames, M 2 (46).
2-out RBI: Thames, M 2.
GIDP: Sheffield 2.
Team LOB: 4.

PO: Ordonez (1st base by Braden).

E: Polanco (7, throw).
DP: 2 (Rogers-Renteria-Cabrera, M, Renteria-Polanco-Cabrera, M).

Braden(W, 3-2)7.05221214.62
Ziegler(S, 1)2.00002200.00
Rogers(L, 8-9)7.06433514.92
Game Scores: Braden 60, Rogers 53.
Pitches-strikes: Braden 97-65, Ziegler 30-18, Rogers 111-68, Dolsi 35-21.
Groundouts-flyouts: Braden 9-5, Ziegler 2-1, Rogers 5-5, Dolsi 3-0.
Batters faced: Braden 26, Ziegler 7, Rogers 29, Dolsi 8.
Umpires: HP: Lance Barksdale. 1B: Doug Eddings. 2B: Ted Barrett. 3B: Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, L to R.
T: 2:37.
Att: 41,457.
Venue: Comerica Park.
August 8, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media