TIGERS BEAT A'S
October 5, 2013INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
Final Score: Detroit 3, Oakland 2
Max Scherzer had 11 strikeouts over seven innings of two-run ball as the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 in Game 1 of the American League Division Series.
Miguel Cabrera's RBI single highlighted Detroit's three-run first inning.
Bartolo Colon yielded three runs on 10 hits over six innings.
In Scherzer, Verlander and No. 3 starter Anibal Sanchez, the Tigers produced three 200-strikeout pitchers on the same team for just the third time in history and the first since the 1969 Houston Astros .