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ALDS Game 2 Previews: Rays at Red Sox; Tigers at A's

ALDS Game 2 Previews: Rays at Red Sox; Tigers at A's

CNNSI.com Updated Oct 5, 2013
The Red Sox and Tigers got a leg up in Game 1 of their ALDS series. Can the A's and Rays respond?
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  • Sonny Gray, A's beat Tigers in ALDS Game 2

    Sonny Gray, A's beat Tigers in ALDS Game 2

    CNNSI.com Oct 5, 2013
    After Sonny Gray's stellar pitching, the A's just needed a run. They got it in the 9th to beat Detroit and tie the ALDS.
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  • Lineup breakdown: Tigers-A's, Game 2

    Lineup breakdown: Tigers-A's, Game 2

    MLB.com Oct 5, 2013
    A look at Friday's starting lineups for Game 2 of the American League Division Series between the Tigers and the Athletics.
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  • Aiming to even series, A's face another ace

    Aiming to even series, A's face another ace

    MLB.com Oct 5, 2013
    On the heels of Max Scherzer's dominating Game 1 effort in the Tigers' 3-2 win over the A's, here comes Justin Verlander. In Game 2 on Saturday night, Oakland rookie Sonny Gray, in his 11th career start, engages Verlander, the 2011 AL Cy Young Award win…
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  • Cespedes is lone bright spot as A's bats struggle

    Cespedes is lone bright spot as A's bats struggle

    MLB.com Oct 5, 2013
    Yoenis Cespedes' homer provided the A's their only runs in a 3-2 loss to the Tigers, and they know they will need others to contribute to come back in the American League Division Series.
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  • Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers beat Oakland A's 3-2 to take 1-0 A…

    Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers beat Oakland A's 3-2 to take 1-0 ALDS lead

    CNNSI.com MLB.com ESPN.com Oct 5, 2013
    With Max Scherzer dealing again, the Tigers didn't need many runs to jump to a 1-0 ALDS lead on the A's.
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  • Miggy feels good, says 'no time to complain or worry'

    Miggy feels good, says 'no time to complain or worry'

    MLB.com Oct 5, 2013
    Going into Game 1 of the American League Division Series against Oakland, there had been some question about how nagging groin and abdominal injuries would impact one of baseball's best hitters and, by extension, the Tigers' postseason chances. If Detro…
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  • ALDS Game 1: Tigers beat A’s 3-2 behind early offense and Max S…

    ALDS Game 1: Tigers beat A’s 3-2 behind early offense and Max Scherzer

    yahoo.com Oct 5, 2013
    Much like their ALDS in 2012, the Detroit Tigers seized control in the opener winning 3-2 over the Oakland A's. The Tigers came out swinging against Bartolo Colon, plating all three of their runs in the first inning on four hits and a hit batsman. Max S…
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  • San Jose, MLB argue over A's potential move

    San Jose, MLB argue over A's potential move

    ESPN.com Oct 5, 2013
    Lawyers for the city of San Jose and Major League Baseball squared off in federal court over a lawsuit accusing the baseball governing body of unlawfully preventing the Oakland Athletics from moving to San Jose.
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  • Video - Gray Talks Game 2 Win 01:43

    Gray Talks Game 2 Win

    Oct 5
    Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray comments on his performance in his team's Game 2 victory over the Tigers.
  • Video - Gray Not Afraid Of The Moment 01:47

    Gray Not Afraid Of The Moment

    Oct 5
    "Baseball Tonight" breaks down Sonny Gray's stellar performance in Game 2 of the American League Division Series.
  • Video - A's Walk Off In Game 2 02:18

    A's Walk Off In Game 2

    Oct 5
    After Sonny Gray struck out nine over eight scoreless innings, Stephen Vogt's RBI single in the ninth lifted the A's to a 1-0 win over the Tigers to even the series.