|Oakland Athletics left-hander Scott Kazmir left Wednesday's game against the Detroit Tigers |
after the third inning because of left shoulder tightness.
Kazmir allowed no hits, struck out four and walked three. He threw 47 pitches, including 28 for strikes. He walked three in the second inning but pitched a perfect third.
Kazmir is 2-3 with a 2.93 ERA this season. Last year, he made the American League All-Star team and finished with a 15-9 record and a 3.55 ERA in his first season with the A's.