Coco Crisp opened bottom of the inning with lead off double. Fielder could not handle shot to 1st base. Crisp then took 3rd base on a wild pitch. Stephen Drew drove in Crisp and tried for third base but was thrown out by CF Jackson. Scherzer was done after 91 pitches, 63 strikes, 8 strikeouts and one run allowed. Octavio Dotel came in to pitch for the Tigers. Dotel struck out Cespedes but walked Moss with 2 outs. Dotel was done after 11 pitches. Phil Coke took the mound for the Tigers. Reddick flew out to center right to end the inning.

Score: Tigers 2, A's 1

7th inning:

Dirks grounded to 2nd. Peralta was thrown out on a shot to third base. Donaldson rifled one back to 1st base for the out. Avila's grounder ended the side.

Al Alburquerque came in to pitch for the Tigers. Infante caught a liner to 2nd off Donaldson's bat for the first out. Alburquerque then struck out Smith -- the 10th strikeout for Tigers pitchers. Morris grounded out to 3rd base to end the inning.

Score: Tigers 2, A's 1

8th inning:

Infante started the inning with a base hit. Jackson put down a sacrifice bunt to get Infante to 2nd base. Avisail Garcia scored Infante on a base hit. Cabrera popped up for the 2nd out. Fielder's 2-out base hit sent Garcia to 3rd base. Ryan Cook entered the game to pitch for the A's. Young grounded out to end the inning.

Joaquin Benoit entered to pitch for the Tigers. Pennington grounded out to 1st. Crisp flew out to center for the 2nd out. Drew lined one to center -- a 2-out single. Benoit then walked Cespedes. Moss struck out swinging to end the inning.

Score: Tigers 3, A's 1

9th inning:

Dirks opened the inning with a liner to 2nd. Peralta grounded to short for the 2nd out. Avila struck out to end the inning.

Closer Jose Valverde took the mound for Detroit. Reddick opened the inning with a base hit. Donaldson shot one to the wall for a double. Reddick stopped at 3rd base. Smith doubled, sending both runner home to tie the game at 3-3. Pennington then struck out.

Coco Crisps walkoff single won it for the A's, 4-3

Score: Tigers 3, A's 4