THESHOW
OAKLAND ATHLETICS AT DETROIT TIGERS
06/29/2026
 
THESHOW
OAKLAND ATHLETICS AT DETROIT TIGERS
GAME ID: 1741 - MONDAY, JUNE 29TH, 2026 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland Athletics (37-42) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 8 12 1
Detroit Tigers (56-22) 4 1 0 0 3 3 0 1 X 12 13 0
Multi-HR Day for Ortíz as Tigers Overpower Athletics, 12-8
The Detroit Tigers topped the Oakland Athletics, 12-8, in American League action at Comerica Tigers Park. The player of the game was Detroit designated hitter Raúl Ortíz. The win was credited to Joe Ross in relief. His record improves to 6-6. Raúl Valéncia took the loss. Detroit is now 56-22, 5˝ games up in the American League Central Division.

Ortíz had a big at-bat with runners on 1st and 3rd in the bottom of the sixth inning, when he hit a 3-run home run. The Tigers went on to win.

"We came out aggressive," said Tigers manager . "We came out swinging the bats."
OAKLAND BATTING LINESCORE DETROIT BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Ramsey CF 5 1 1 1 0 2 1 .275 10 34
M. Conforto LF 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 .266 9 26
   a-R. Mountcastle PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   b-J. García LF 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .209 10 17
C. Gillaspie DH 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .262 14 49
K. Bryant 3B 4 1 2 0 1 0 4 .230 13 36
F. Freeman 1B 5 1 2 1 0 3 1 .231 0 3
C. Kim 2B 3 2 1 0 2 0 3 .228 0 17
K. Tucker RF 4 1 0 0 1 1 7 .219 10 21
D. Robertson SS 5 1 2 4 0 2 1 .249 6 26
R. McGuire C 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 .122 1 4
Totals 39 8 12 8 6 9 22      
a - R. Mountcastle pinch hit for M. Conforto in the 7th
b - J. García substituted for R. Mountcastle in the 7th

BATTING
Doubles: M. Conforto (9, 1st Inning off D. Muller, 0 on, 1 out) C. Kim (11, 8th Inning off J. Ross, 0 on, 0 outs) D. Robertson (12, 2nd Inning off D. Muller, 2 on, 1 out) F. Freeman (4, 9th Inning off R. Vázquez, 2 on, 1 out)
Triples: D. Robertson (3, 9th Inning off R. Vázquez, 3 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: J. Ramsey (10, 9th Inning off J. Ross, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: M. Conforto 3 , C. Kim 2 , J. Ramsey 4 , R. McGuire , K. Bryant 2 , D. Robertson 5 , F. Freeman 3 , J. García
2-out RBI: D. Robertson
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , R. McGuire 2 , K. Bryant 2 , K. Tucker
Team LOB: 8

FIELDING
Errors: K. Tucker (2)
Double Plays: 2 (Kim-Robertson-Freeman, Kim-Robertson-Freeman)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Hernández CF 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .319 8 45
D. Smith 1B 4 3 2 2 1 0 1 .322 22 58
A. Cruz RF 4 2 2 0 1 0 1 .267 4 36
Y. Diaz LF 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .288 7 29
J. Adams 2B 4 2 1 0 1 0 3 .279 0 29
R. Ortíz DH 4 2 3 6 0 0 2 .228 12 44
P. Flores C 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .238 6 26
   a-C. Okey C 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .225 4 17
J. Ávila SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .244 2 29
G. Green 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .256 2 14
Totals 36 12 13 11 4 3 16      
a - C. Okey substituted for P. Flores in the 6th

BATTING
Doubles: A. Cruz (12, 2nd Inning off R. Valéncia, 0 on, 2 outs) D. Smith (14, 8th Inning off K. Graveman, 0 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: R. Ortíz 2 (12, 5th Inning off R. Valéncia, 2 on, 0 outs; 6th Inning off K. Graveman, 2 on, 2 outs) D. Smith (22, 1st Inning off R. Valéncia, 1 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: R. Ortíz 9 , J. Ávila , J. Hernández , Y. Diaz 2 , A. Cruz 3 , P. Flores , J. Adams , D. Smith 6
2-out RBI: R. Ortíz , Y. Diaz , P. Flores
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: G. Green
GIDP: R. Ortíz , D. Smith
Hit by Pitch: Y. Diaz
Team LOB: 5

BASERUNNING
SB: A. Cruz (29)
OAKLAND PITCHING LINESCORE DETROIT PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
R. Valéncia L (3-7) 4.1 10 8 8 3 1 2 98 58 5.36   
J. Thomas 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 16 8 3.13   
K. Graveman 3.0 2 3 3 0 2 1 46 27 9.00   
PITCHING
Game Score: R. Valéncia 9
Batters Faced: R. Valéncia 26, J. Thomas 4, K. Graveman 11
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: R. Valéncia 5-5, J. Thomas 0-2, K. Graveman 5-2
Pitches - Strikes: R. Valéncia 98-58, J. Thomas 16-8, K. Graveman 46-27
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Thomas 1-0 , K. Graveman 2-1
Hit Batsmen: R. Valéncia
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
D. Muller 4.1 6 3 3 4 5 0 90 50 2.45   
J. Ross W (6-6) 3.2 3 2 2 1 2 1 58 36 4.34   
R. Vázquez 0.2 3 3 3 1 2 0 23 16 4.20   
M. McDonald 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 4.91   
PITCHING
Game Score: D. Muller 40
Batters Faced: D. Muller 23, J. Ross 15, R. Vázquez 6, M. McDonald 1
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: D. Muller 3-5, J. Ross 5-4, R. Vázquez 0-0, M. McDonald 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: D. Muller 90-50, J. Ross 58-36, R. Vázquez 23-16, M. McDonald 3-3
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Ross 3-0 , R. Vázquez 1-1 , M. McDonald 1-0
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Raúl Ortíz
Ballpark: Comerica Tigers Park
Weather: Clear skies (80 degrees), wind blowing right to left at 19 mph
Start Time: 3:10 PM EST
Time: 3:58
Attendance: 41578
Special Notes: RP Jerry Thomas was injured while pitching.
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