Oakland 11, Minnesota 9, 13 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 R H E
Minnesota 3 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 9 16 0
Oakland 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 11 15 1
WP: C. Bradford (2-1)
LP: T. Mulholland (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Oakland
-B. Kielty homered to deep center, E. Byrnes scored
Bot 3rd: Oakland
-E. Chavez homered to deep left
Top 4th: Minnesota
-C. Koskie singled to right, C. Guzman scored, D. Mientkiewicz to second
-T. Hunter doubled to right, D. Mientkiewicz scored, C. Koskie to third
-L. Ford hit sacrifice fly into double play, C. Koskie scored, T. Hunter to third
Bot 4th: Oakland
-E. Karros homered to deep left center, E. Durazo scored
Top 6th: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz homered to deep right, C. Guzman scored
Bot 7th: Oakland
-J. Dye hit sacrifice fly to right center, E. Byrnes scored
-B. Crosby walked, E. Chavez scored, E. Durazo to third, E. Karros to second
Top 8th: Minnesota
-L. Ford singled to left, C. Koskie scored, J. Jones to second
-J. Offerman doubled to center, J. Jones scored, L. Ford to third, L. Ford scored, J. Offerman to third on M. Kotsay's throwing error
-H. Blanco doubled to right, J. Offerman scored
Bot 8th: Oakland
-E. Chavez singled to center, E. Byrnes scored, M. Kotsay to second
-E. Durazo walked, M. Kotsay scored, E. Chavez to third, J. Dye to second
Bot 13th: Oakland
-E. Byrnes homered to deep left, M. Scutaro scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 .298
C. Guzman ss 6 2 5 0 1 0 0 .317
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 5 2 1 2 1 1 6 .280
C. Koskie 3b 6 2 3 1 1 0 0 .250
T. Hunter dh 4 0 2 1 1 0 1 .271
    M. Ryan pr-dh 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .367
J. Jones rf 6 1 1 0 1 2 6 .306
L. Ford cf 5 1 1 2 0 0 7 .375
M. Cuddyer 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .226
    L. Rivas 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .197
    J. Offerman ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .254
    N. Punto 2b 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .268
H. Blanco c 6 0 2 1 0 0 0 .226
 Totals 50 9 16 8 8 6 25  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (4, M Redman); C Guzman 2 (6, M Redman, A Rhodes); C Koskie (6, M Redman); J Offerman (8, C Hammond); H Blanco (6, C Hammond).
HR - D Mientkiewicz (1, 6th inning off M Redman 1 on, 0 Out).
S - D Mientkiewicz.
SF - L Ford.
RBI - C Koskie (15), T Hunter (10), L Ford 2 (20), D Mientkiewicz 2 (9), J Offerman (6), H Blanco (11).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 1, D Mientkiewicz 2, J Jones 1, L Ford 1.
GIDP - S Stewart, D Mientkiewicz.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Guzman-M Cuddyer-D Mientkiewicz).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Byrnes cf-lf 6 4 2 2 2 2 4 .312
B. Kielty lf 3 1 1 2 0 2 0 .222
    M. Kotsay ph-cf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .262
E. Chavez 3b 6 2 2 2 1 0 3 .239
J. Dye rf 4 0 1 1 2 1 2 .284
E. Durazo dh 5 1 2 1 2 1 2 .303
E. Karros 1b 6 1 2 2 1 1 6 .152
B. Crosby ss 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 .192
    B. McMillon ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .231
    F. Menechino 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .103
D. Miller c 6 0 2 0 0 2 3 .309
M. Scutaro 2b-ss 6 1 2 0 1 1 3 .296
 Totals 50 11 15 11 11 11 29  
 Batting
HR - B Kielty (1, 1st inning off J Santana 1 on, 0 Out), E Chavez (9, 3rd inning off J Santana 0 on, 2 Out), E Karros (1, 4th inning off J Santana 1 on, 0 Out), E Byrnes (4, 13th inning off T Mulholland 1 on, 2 Out).
S - B Crosby.
SF - J Dye.
RBI - B Kielty 2 (5), E Chavez 2 (20), E Karros 2 (5), J Dye (22), B Crosby (12), E Durazo (16), E Byrnes 2 (10).
2-out RBI - E Chavez, B Crosby, E Byrnes 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Scutaro 1, D Miller 2, B McMillon 2, F Menechino 1, E Chavez 2.
GIDP - M Scutaro.
Team LOB - 15.
 Fielding
E - M Kotsay (2, throw).
Outfield assists - J Dye (T Hunter at 3rd base).
DP - 3 (B Crosby-M Scutaro-E Karros, J Dye-D Miller-E Chavez, M Scutaro-E Karros).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana 4.0 7 5 5 1 5 3 5.26
J. Roa 2.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 2.77
J.C. Romero 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.60
J. Rincon 0.1 0 0 0 2 1 0 3.00
A. Fultz 0.1 2 2 2 1 1 0 3.07
J. Nathan 1.2 1 0 0 2 2 0 1.84
T. Mulholland (L, 0-1) 3.2 2 2 2 3 1 1 2.13
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Redman 5.0 6 5 5 3 2 1 3.65
J. Duchscherer 1.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.88
R. Rincon 0.2 2 2 2 0 1 0 5.40
C. Hammond 0.2 4 2 2 1 0 0 3.63
A. Rhodes 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 4.50
C. Bradford (W, 2-1) 3.0 1 0 0 2 2 0 5.84
IBB - C Koskie (by C Bradford).
HBP - D Miller (by T Mulholland).
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 83-52; J Roa 34-17; J Romero 13-7; J Rincon 18-7; A Fultz 18-10; J Nathan 32-18; T Mulholland 61-30; M Redman 91-50; J Duchscherer 25-15; R Rincon 17-10; C Hammond 18-12; A Rhodes 35-20; C Bradford 59-34.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 5-2; J Roa 4-1; J Romero 1-1; J Rincon 0-0; A Fultz 0-0; J Nathan 1-2; T Mulholland 5-5; M Redman 8-4; J Duchscherer 3-2; R Rincon 1-0; C Hammond 2-0; A Rhodes 1-4; C Bradford 4-3.
Batters faced - J Santana 19; J Roa 9; J Romero 4; J Rincon 3; A Fultz 4; J Nathan 8; T Mulholland 17; M Redman 22; J Duchscherer 7; R Rincon 4; C Hammond 6; A Rhodes 9; C Bradford 12.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Ed Montague. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Time: 4:53.
Attendance: 18,775.
Weather: 68 degrees, clear.
Wind: 15 mph, out to right.

Updated on Saturday, May 8, 2004 3:56 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
C. Guzman C. Guzman
5-6
0 RBI
 Oakland
E. Karros E. Karros
2-6, 1 HR
2 RBI