OAKLAND, Calif. (DETROIT FREE PRESS)- The Tigers failed to score a run in Game 2 and will head back to Detroit tied with the Athletics 1-1 in the American League Division Series.
The Athletics scored a 1-0 walkoff win in the bottom of the ninth on Saturday night at O.co Coliseum. Stephen Vogt singled to drive in the winning run off Rick Porcello.
Yoenis Cespedes led off the bottom of the ninth with a single to left off Al Alburquerque. Cespedes advanced to third on Seth Smith's single to right. The Tigers intentionally walked Josh Reddick to load the bases, then brought Porcello in to pitch to Vogt.
Rookie right-hander Sonny Gray gave the A's eight shutout innings. He allowed four hits and two walks with nine strikeouts.
Justin Verlander gave the Tigers seven scoreless innings. He allowed four hits and one walk and struck out 11.
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