Athletics 9, Tigers 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 1 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 9 14 1
Detroit 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 7 0
WP: T. Hudson (10-4)
LP: W. Ledezma (3-6)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Oakland
-E. Chavez homered to right
Top 2nd: Oakland
-A. Piatt doubled to left, S. Hatteberg scored
-E. Byrnes singled to left, A. Piatt scored
Bot 3rd: Detroit
-B. Higginson homered to right, A. Sanchez scored
Top 4th: Oakland
-A. Piatt homered to center
Top 7th: Oakland
-E. Chavez homered to right, J. Guillen scored
Bot 7th: Detroit
-E. Munson homered to right
Top 9th: Oakland
-E. Chavez doubled to left center, M. Ellis and J. Guillen scored
-E. Durazo singled to center, E. Chavez scored
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Ellis 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .252
J. Guillen rf 5 2 3 0 0 0 2 .273
E. Chavez 3b 5 3 3 5 0 0 0 .276
M. Tejada ss 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 .259
E. Durazo dh 4 0 1 1 1 0 0 .263
R. Hernandez c 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .252
S. Hatteberg 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .267
A. Piatt lf 5 2 2 2 0 1 2 .237
E. Byrnes cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .276
 Totals 41 9 14 9 3 3 10  
 Batting
2B - S Hatteberg (24, W Ledezma); A Piatt (10, W Ledezma); E Chavez (25, C Mears).
HR - E Chavez 2 (22, 1st inning off W Ledezma 0 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off C Spurling 1 on, 0 Out), A Piatt (4, 4th inning off W Ledezma 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - E Chavez 5 (69), A Piatt 2 (15), E Byrnes (43), E Durazo (59).
2-out RBI - E Chavez, A Piatt 2, E Byrnes.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ellis 1, R Hernandez 2, J Guillen 1, A Piatt 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - E Byrnes 2 (9, 2nd base off W Ledezma/M Walbeck, 3rd base off W Ledezma/M Walbeck).
 
 Fielding
E - J Guillen (1, bobble).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Sanchez cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .285
W. Morris 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .270
B. Higginson rf 4 1 2 2 0 2 0 .248
D. Young dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .289
K. Witt lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .283
   C. Monroe ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
C. Pena 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .254
E. Munson 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .241
M. Walbeck c 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .183
R. Santiago ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
 Totals 33 3 7 3 0 6 7  
 Batting
HR - B Higginson (8, 3rd inning off T Hudson 1 on, 2 Out), E Munson (16, 7th inning off T Hudson 0 on, 0 Out).
S - R Santiago.
RBI - B Higginson 2 (30), E Munson (45).
2-out RBI - B Higginson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Walbeck 2, W Morris 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Hudson (W, 10-4) 8.0 7 3 3 0 6 2 2.64
J. Halama 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.94
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Ledezma (L, 3-6) 5.0 7 4 4 3 1 2 4.76
C. Spurling 1.1 2 2 2 0 1 1 4.61
J. Walker 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.35
D. Patterson 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.45
C. Mears 0.1 4 3 3 0 0 0 4.00
S. Sparks 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.27
IBB - M Tejada (by W Ledezma).
Pitches-strikes - T Hudson 103-69; J Halama 10-6; W Ledezma 96-57; C Spurling 17-13; J Walker 9-5; D Patterson 14-9; C Mears 15-9; S Sparks 8-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Hudson 14-4; J Halama 2-1; W Ledezma 5-9; C Spurling 1-2; J Walker 1-1; D Patterson 0-2; C Mears 0-1; S Sparks 2-0.
Batters faced - T Hudson 31; J Halama 3; W Ledezma 25; C Spurling 6; J Walker 2; D Patterson 3; C Mears 5; S Sparks 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 2:34.
Attendance: 16,545.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 6, 2003 9:48 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Oakland
E. Chavez E. Chavez
3-5, 2 HR
5 RBI
 Detroit
B. Higginson B. Higginson
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI