Gameday Thread: Game 48, Detroit Tigers @ Oakland Athletics

Detroit Tigers (24-23) @ Oakland Athletics (20-29)

Where: Oakland Coliseum – Oakland, CA

First Pitch: 4:05 p.m. ET

Pitching Matchup: Matt Boyd (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs. Jesse Hahn (1-2, 4.07 ERA)

TV/Radio: FSD/97.1 The Ticket

Gametime Forecast: 76°F • Clear • 0% PoP

Lineups:

Detroit Tigers

1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B
2. J.D. Martinez (R) RF
3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B
4. Victor Martinez (S) DH
5. Nick Castellanos (R) 3B
6. Justin Upton (R) LF
7. Cameron Maybin (R) CF
8. Jarrod Saltalamacchia (S) C
9. Jose Iglesias (R) SS
Oakland Athletics
1. Coco Crisp (S) LF
2. Billy Burns (S) CF
3. Jed Lowrie (S) 2B
4. Danny Valencia (R) 3B
5. Khris Davis (R) DH
6. Billy Butler (R) 1B
7. Josh Phegley (R) C
8. Marcus Semien (R) SS
9. Jake Smolinski (R) RF

Injury Report:

Detroit Tigers

Ferrell, Jeff (P): 05/24 – 15-day DL, Right shoulder impingement
Greene, Shane (P): 05/26 – 15-day DL, Blister on right middle finger
Nesbitt, Angel (P): 05/02 – 15-day DL, Grade 3 right ankle sprain
Zimmermann, Jordan (P): 05/27 – Day-to-day, Grade 1 right groin strain

Oakland Athletics

Alvarez, R.J. (P): 05/20 – 60-day DL, Recovering from March ’16 elbow surgery
Alvarez, Henderson (P): 05/23 – 15-day DL, Recovering from July ’15 shoulder surgery
Bassitt, Chris (P): 05/10 – Out for season, Recovering from May ’16 Tommy John
Canha, Mark (LF): 05/25 – 15-day DL, Recovering from May ’16 left hip surgery
Doubront, Felix (P): 04/27 – Out for season, Recovering from April ’16 Tommy John
Fuld, Sam (LF): 05/23 – Out for season, Left shoulder strain
Gray, Sonny (P): 05/27 – 15-day DL, Left trapezius strain
Hendriks, Liam (P): 05/20 – 15-day DL, Right triceps strain
Parker, Jarrod (P): 05/09 – 60-day DL, Recovering from March ’16 right elbow surgery
Reddick, Josh (RF): 05/23 – 15-day DL, Left thumb fracture
Sogard, Eric (2B): 05/11 – 60-day DL, Recovering from April ’16 left knee surgery

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Transactions:

Detroit Tigers

Date Transaction
05/28/16 Detroit Tigers recalled Matt Boyd from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers optioned Steven Moya to Toledo Mud Hens.
05/25/16 Detroit Tigers sent RHP Shane Greene on a rehab assignment to Toledo Mud Hens.
05/23/16 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Drew VerHagen to Toledo Mud Hens.

 

Oakland Athletics

Date Transaction
05/27/16 Oakland Athletics optioned Matt McBride to Nashville Sounds.
Oakland Athletics activated C Josh Phegley from the 15-day disabled list.
05/25/16 Oakland Athletics optioned 1B Max Muncy to Nashville Sounds.
Oakland Athletics optioned LHP Daniel Coulombe to Nashville Sounds.
Oakland Athletics recalled Zach Neal from Nashville Sounds.
Oakland Athletics activated 2B Jed Lowrie from the 15-day disabled list.
05/23/16 Oakland Athletics sent 2B Jed Lowrie on a rehab assignment to Nashville Sounds.
05/22/16 Oakland Athletics recalled LHP Daniel Coulombe from Nashville Sounds.
Oakland Athletics placed RHP Sonny Gray on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 21, 2016. Strained right trapezius.
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