Final

Series: Game 3 of 3

Detroit won 2-1

Game 1: Friday, July 21
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Detroit7
Game 2: Saturday, July 22
Oakland9Final
Detroit5
Game 3: Sunday, July 23
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Detroit8

Athletics 4

(51-47, 27-25 away)

Tigers 8

(66-32, 33-17 home)

1:05 PM ET, July 23, 2006

Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan 

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DET 61100000 - 8 11 1

W: N. Robertson (9-6)

L: E. Loaiza (4-6)

Game Notes

OAKLAND'S FRANK THOMAS WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE ADAM DOWDY IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.
DETROIT'S IVAN RODRIGUEZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
DETROIT'S PLACIDO POLANCO LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING AFTER BEING HIT BY A PITCH IN THE FACE.