The Tigers won 8-6. Down 3-0, they rallied back to tie on Peralta’s 3-run blast.
Fister went six strong and kept the tie.
After allowing a run in relief, Martinez tied it for Detroit with the A’s leading 4-3, launching his own rocket to right field. Jackson then singled in the go-ahead run on a broken bat, 5-4.
Scherzer held the lead the next inning with no outs and the bases loaded. He struck out two consecutive A’s before getting the third to pop out. His
emotion in the dugout sums up every Tiger fans will to win this game. In the bottom of the 8th, the fans cheered and the sweat poured down the A’s pitcher. He walked two Tigers to load the bases before Infante cleared them. He took a passed ball to score the 6th run and smacked a double to bring home the 7th and 8th runs.