34-39
2 - 4
45-28

Game Story

- Athletics manager Bob Melvin is already starting to run out of superlatives to describe Scott Kazmir. The left-hander has been so effective in his first season with Oakland that Melvin might need to break out a thesaurus when talking about the veteran pitcher. Kazmir pitched seven innings to win...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bos 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 5 1
Oak 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 X 4 8 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Oakland
Stephen Vogt grounded out to second, Jed Lowrie scored, Derek Norris to third
BOS 0 - OAK 1
Bottom 3rd: Oakland
Yoenis Céspedes homered to deep left center
BOS 0 - OAK 2
Bottom 4th: Oakland
Stephen Vogt singled to shallow center, Jed Lowrie scored
BOS 0 - OAK 3
Top 6th: Boston
Dustin Pedroia homered to deep left, Brock Holt scored
BOS 2 - OAK 3
Bottom 7th: Oakland
John Jaso singled to shallow center, Eric Sogard scored, Coco Crisp to second, Coco Crisp out at third
BOS 2 - OAK 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock HoltRF-CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .327
Xander Bogaerts3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .269
Dustin Pedroia2B 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .266
Mike Napoli1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .263
A.J. PierzynskiDH-C 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267
Jonny GómesLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .230
Stephen DrewSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
David RossC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .159
Daniel NavaPH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .202
Jackie Bradley Jr.CF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205
David OrtizPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .249
Edward MujicaP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 32 2 5 2 1 0 10 0 6
Batting
2B - D Pedroia (23, D Otero); J Bradley Jr
HR - D Pedroia (4, 6th inning off S Kazmir 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - D Pedroia 2 (27)
2-out RBI - D Pedroia 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - X Bogaerts 1, A Pierzynski 1
Team LOB - 3
Fielding
E - X Bogaerts (9, field)
Outfield assists - J Bradley Jr
DP - 2 (S Drew, S Drew-D Pedroia-M Napoli)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispCF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 .283
John JasoDH 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .272
Yoenis CéspedesLF 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .266
Brandon Moss1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .263
Josh Donaldson3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254
Jed LowrieSS 3 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .223
Derek NorrisC 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .307
Stephen VogtRF 2 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 .341
Craig GentryPR-RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285
Alberto Callaspo2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .242
Eric SogardPR-2B 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .199
Totals 29 4 8 4 1 4 5 1 11
Batting
2B - J Lowrie (18, J Peavy)
HR - Y Cespedes (14, 3rd inning off J Peavy 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - J Jaso (23), Y Cespedes (49), S Vogt 2 (10)
2-out RBI - J Jaso, Y Cespedes, S Vogt
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lowrie 1, A Callaspo 2
GIDP - J Donaldson
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - C Crisp (13, 2nd base off J Peavy/D Ross)

Pitching

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jake Peavy(L, 1-5) 6.1 5 4 3 3 4 1 1.43 4.52
Chris Capuano 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.47 3.38
Edward Mujica 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.44 5.81

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott Kazmir(W, 9-2) 7.0 4 2 2 0 8 1 0.95 2.08
Luke Gregerson(HLD, 11) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.93 1.86
Dan Otero(SV, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.02 2.25
Pitching
WP - J Peavy
Pitches-strikes - E Mujica 15-10; J Peavy 117-69; C Capuano 11-5; S Kazmir 111-75; L Gregerson 14-8; D Otero 9-6
Ground balls-fly balls - E Mujica 2-0; J Peavy 9-5; C Capuano 1-0; S Kazmir 8-5; L Gregerson 1-0; D Otero 1-1
Batters faced - E Mujica 4; J Peavy 26; C Capuano 3; S Kazmir 25; L Gregerson 3; D Otero 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:39.
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Quinn Wolcott. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Weather: 59 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 24,371.