After playing its first 17 games away from home, Michigan State beat Oakland 8-4 at Oldsmobile Park Friday afternoon. The Spartans scored six times in the first inning and never looked back. MSU isnow 4-14 on the season and has won three of its last six. Oakland is 5-9. The teams meet again at 1pm Saturday and Sunday. MSU is using Olds Park until the completion of its new McLane Stadium at Kobs Field and that is expected sometime next month.