Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Detroit leads 1-0 (as of 7/21)

Game 1: Friday, July 21
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Detroit7
Game 2: Saturday, July 22
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Detroit5
Game 3: Sunday, July 23
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Detroit8

Athletics 4

(50-46, 26-24 away)

Tigers 7

(65-31, 32-16 home)

    7:05 PM ET, July 21, 2006

    Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan 

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    OAK 001000003 4 11 0
    DET 00033100 - 7 11 0

    W: J. Verlander (12-4)

    L: D. Haren (6-9)

    Game Notes

    OAKLAND'S BOBBY CROSBY LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING DUE TO A SORE BACK.
    DETROIT'S IVAN RODRIGUEZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE FIFTH INNING.