Game 55: Oakland A’s @ Detroit Tigers

Oakland Atheltics (22-33) at Detroit Tigers (28-26)

 

Where: Comerica Park; Detroit, MI

First Pitch: 1:08 PM

Weather: Partly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation around 20%.

TV/Radio: FSD/ 97.1 The TICKET

Probable Pitchers: Jesse Hahn (2-5, 3.77 ERA) vs. Shane Greene (4-4, 5.19 ERA)

 

Lineups

Detroit

1. Anthony Gose, CF
2. Jose Iglesias, SS
3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B
4. Yoenis Cespedes, LF
5. Ian Kinsler, 2B
6. J.D. Martinez, DH
7. Tyler Collins, RF
8. Nick Castellanos, 3B
9. Bryan Holaday, C
Pitcher: RH Shane Greene

Oakland

1. Billy Burns, CF
2. Ben Zobrist, 2B
3. Stephen Vogt, 1B
4. Billy Butler, DH
5. Josh Reddick, RF
6. Brett Lawrie, 3B
7. Eric Sogard, SS
8. Josh Phegley, C
9. Sam Fuld, LF
Pitcher: RH Jesse Hahn

Injury Report

Detroit

TIGERS DATE STATUS DUE BACK INJURY NOTES
  Avila, Alex (C) 06/02 15-day DL Possibly mid-June Loose bodies in left knee Began baseball activities June 2.
  Lobstein, Kyle (P) 05/24 15-day DL Possibly mid-June Left shoulder inflammation Placed on 15-day DL on May 24.
  Martinez, Victor (U) 06/02 15-day DL Possibly June Left knee inflammation Hit off tee June 1; placed on 15-day DL on May 19.
  Nathan, Joe (P) 05/09 Out for Season Likely 2016 Recovering from April 2015 Tommy John surgery. Underwent Tommy John surgery on April 29; transferred to 60-day DL on May 8.
  Rondon, Bruce (P) 05/23 15-day DL Possibly early June Right biceps tendinitis Sent on Triple-A on rehab assignment May 21.
  Verlander, Justin (P) 06/02 15-day DL Possibly week of June 8 Right triceps strain Sent on Triple-A rehab assignment May 31.

Oakland

ATHLETICS DATE STATUS DUE BACK INJURY NOTES
  Crisp, Coco (CF) 05/29 15-day DL After All-Star break Cervical strain Scheduled to have bone scan, epidural June 1.
  Davis, Ike (1B) 05/31 15-day DL TBD Left quad strain Scheduled to begin rehab assignment week of June 8.
  Doolittle, Sean (P) 05/30 15-day DL Likely June Left shoulder strain Placed on 15-day DL on May 30 retroactive to May 28.
  Griffin, A.J. (P) 06/02 60-day DL Possibly June Recovering from April 2014 Tommy John surgery Sent on Class A Advanced rehab assignment June 2.
  Kazmir, Scott (P) 06/02 Any day June 5 Left shoulder tightness MRI revealed no structural damage as of May 28 update; threw June 2.
  Ladendorf, Tyler (2B) 05/22 60-day DL TBD Recovering from April 2015 left ankle surgery Placed on 60-day DL on May 22.
  Mujica, Edward (P) 06/02 15-day DL TBD Minor fracture in right thumb Placed on 15-day DL on May 22.
  Parker, Jarrod (P) 05/26 60-day DL TBD Recovering from May 2015 elbow surgery Underwent surgery to stabilize fractured bone in elbow May 19.
  Pomeranz, Drew (P) 05/31 15-day DL TBD Left shoulder AC joint sprain Threw bullpen session May 28; sent on Class A Advanced rehab assignment May 31.
  Thompson, Taylor (P) 04/05 60-day DL TBD Right shoulder strain Placed on 60-day DL on Feb. 26.

Transactions

Detroit

DATE TRANSACTION
06/02/15 Detroit Tigers placed CF Rajai Davis on the paternity list.
  Detroit Tigers recalled Daniel Fields from Toledo Mud Hens.
  Milwaukee Brewers claimed 2B Hernan Perez off waivers from Detroit Tigers.
  Detroit Tigers selected the contract of 2B Josh Wilson from Toledo Mud Hens.
  Detroit Tigers optioned Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
  Detroit Tigers activated RHP Alfredo Simon from the bereavement list.

Oakland

Date Transaction
06/03/15 Oakland Athletics activated LHP Drew Pomeranz from the 15-day disabled list.
  Oakland Athletics optioned Arnold Leon to Nashville Sounds.
06/02/15 Oakland Athletics activated LHP Eric O’Flaherty from the 15-day disabled list.
  Oakland Athletics optioned Angel Castro to Nashville Sounds.
  Oakland Athletics sent RHP A.J. Griffin on a rehab assignment to Stockton Ports.