Detroit 9, Oakland 1

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 16, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Comerica Park
Temperature - 60°
Umpires - Home Plate - Phil Cuzzi, First Base - Todd Tichenor, Second Base - Tom Hallion, Third Base - Jerry Crawford,
Attendance - 31554

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 1
Detroit 0 1 0 0 5 1 0 2 0 9 14 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oakland 13-20 8-10 5-10 L2
Detroit 19-16 10-5 9-11 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Detroit Tigers have a 10-5 record at home this season. The Oakland Athletics have a 5-10 record on the road.
  • Detroit has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Tigers have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Oakland has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Athletics have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Rick Porcello pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.86. Dallas Braden took the loss for Oakland.
  • Ryan Raburn had the only homerun for Detroit.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Oakland   Detroit
Dallas Braden Player Rick Porcello
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 6.0
5 Strikeouts 5
9 Hits 3
10.80 ERA 1.50
Hitting
Oakland   Detroit
Ryan Sweeney Player Miguel Cabrera
2 Hits 3
0 RBI 4
0 HR 0
3 TB 5
.500 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Oakland 4 0 5 .129 11 6 1 2 0 1
Detroit 14 1 24 .368 17 8 9 4 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Detroit will play their next game at home against Oakland. The Tigers have a W/L % of .474 after a win and .625 after a loss.
  • Oakland will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Athletics have a W/L % of .357 after a win and .421 after a loss.
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