Athletics 4, Tigers 2
OAKLAND, Calif. — Billy Butler delivered a pinch-hit two-run single in the sixth inning as the Athletics rallied. A's starter Rich Hill, who left the game with an apparent left shoulder injury, went 6⅓ innings to win his fifth straight start. Hill gave up two runs on five hits, walking three and striking out nine. Tigers starter Mike Pelfrey remained winless in 10 starts despite not allowing an earned run. He walked two and struck out three.