Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Oakland leads 1-0 (as of 7/3)

Game 1: Monday, July 3
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Oakland5
Game 2: Tuesday, July 4
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in 10
Oakland2
Game 3: Wednesday, July 5
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Oakland4

Tigers 3

(56-27, 30-13 away)

Athletics 5

(43-39, 22-18 home)

    10:05 PM ET, July 3, 2006

    O.co Coliseum, Oakland, California 

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    DET 010011000 3 10 0
    OAK 00200300 - 5 7 1

    W: J. Blanton (8-7)

    L: N. Robertson (8-4)

    S: H. Street (19)

    Game Notes

    THE HOME RUN BY OAKLAND'S JAY PAYTON IN THE SIXTH INNING WAS THE 100TH OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.