The Oakland Athletics continued their recent string of strong play with a come-from-behind 5-3 win over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night at Comerica Park.
Highlighting the comeback was a huge seventh inning grand slam off the bat of Ben Zobrist, who connected on an offering from rookie reliever Angel Nesbitt to shoot the A’s in front:
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The screaming line drive crashed into the glove of a young Tigers fan in the right field bleachers. It was the type of play in the stands that would ordinarily be cause for celebration – but this young man’s mood immediately turned sour once he realized the homer had given the A’s the lead: