Two defensive gaffs in the seventh inning help to set up a Ben Zobrist grand slam home run, that lifted the Oakland A's to a 5-3 win over the Tigers on Tuesday night. The Zobrist blast capped a five run inning that probably should have ended without a run scoring. Nick Castellanos drove in two runs for the Tigers, who scored all of their runs in the fourth inning. The Tigers
The Detroit Tigers lost all four games to the Angels in California, falling 4-2 on Sunday night. David Price took the loss, despite pitching into the 8th inning. He left with two outs and the bases loaded in a 2-2 tie, but Joba Chamberlain gave up a two run single to Johnny Giavotella which proved to be the winning hit. The Tigers head home to face Oakland on Tuesday in Detroit.
The Angels hit five home runs in the first two innings of the game off Shane Greene, on their way to an 8-6 win over the Tigers on Saturday. Albert Pujols hit the final home run, a three run shot. Yoenis Cespedes and Ian Kinsler had home runs for the Tigers, who out hit the Angels 13-9. Los Angeles goes for a sweep in the four game series on Sunday.