The Detroit Pistons gave Oklahoma City a battle in their final game of the season, losing 112-111 to the Thunder. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had a career high 30 points for the Pistons, who also got 22 points each from Greg Monroe and Andre Drummond, and 20 points from Kyle Singler. The Pistons finish 29-53 and miss the playoffs for the 5th year in a row.
Yan Gomes hit a two run triple in the 2nd inning and the Cleveland Indians held off the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Wednesday night. Miguel Cabrera knocked in both Tigers runs, but Detroit left the game tying run standing at third in the bottom of the ninth. Game two of the weather shortened series is Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park.
The San Diego Padres beat up on Max Scherzer and took down the Tigers 5-1 on Sunday. Scherzer allowed four runs in five innings, but did strike out ten. Victor Martinez drove in the only Tigers run. Detroit is home on Tuesday to face Cleveland.