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Friday, August 8, 2008:
Athletics 4, Tigers 2
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
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
Totals334844714.244
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
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
Totals302523411.275
a-Flied out for Raburn in the 8th.
BATTING
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.

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

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

BATTING
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.

BASERUNNING
PO: Ordonez (1st base by Braden).

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

OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Braden(W, 3-2)7.05221214.62
Ziegler(S, 1)2.00002200.00
Totals9.05223413.68
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rogers(L, 8-9)7.06433514.92
Dolsi2.02001203.82
Totals9.08434714.53
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