Detroit Sports Center Detroit Sports Center Home News > Tigers and A's tonight in Game 5 Tigers and A's tonight in Game 5 Posted on 10/10/2013 7:42:00 AM Rob Carr/Getty Images The Tigers and A's will play Game Five of the A-L-D-S tonight in Oakland. Justin Verlander on the mound for Detroit, while the A's counter with Sonny Gray. Manager Jim leyland has said that Miguel Cabrera and Jhonny Peralta will play tonight. Oakland is 0-5 in Game 5 ALDS games, including a loss to the Tigers last October in the Bay Area. The winner moves on to face the Red Sox in the AL Championship Series.