St. Louis 5, Oakland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 9 1
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 5 11 2
WP: R. King (1-0)
LP: J. Mecir (0-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Oakland
-J. Dye hit sacrifice fly to center, E. Byrnes scored
Top 5th: Oakland
-M. McLemore doubled to right, E. Byrnes scored
-J. Dye singled to center, M. McLemore scored
-B. Crosby grounded into fielder's choice, J. Dye to third, S. Hatteberg out at second, J. Dye scored on second baseman M. Anderson's throwing error
Bot 6th: St. Louis
-J. Edmonds singled to center, S. Rolen scored
Bot 7th: St. Louis
-T. Womack hit sacrifice fly to left, R. Lankford scored
Bot 9th: St. Louis
-M. Anderson safe at first on second baseman M. Scutaro's fielding error, E. Renteria and J. Marquis scored, R. Lankford to third
-R. Sanders singled to center, R. Lankford scored, M. Anderson to third
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Byrnes lf 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 .300
M. McLemore 3b 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .269
M. Kotsay cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .297
J. Dye rf 3 1 2 2 0 0 1 .287
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .328
B. Crosby ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .268
A. Melhuse c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
M. Scutaro 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .298
T. Hudson p 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
    R. Rincon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Bradford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Kielty ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
    J. Mecir p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 4 9 3 1 3 14  
 Batting
2B - M McLemore (3, J Suppan).
SF - J Dye.
RBI - J Dye 2 (42), M McLemore (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Melhuse 1, T Hudson 1, B Crosby 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Crosby (3, 2nd base off J Suppan/C McKay).
 
 Fielding
E - M Scutaro (3, ground ball).
DP - 1 (M Scutaro-B Crosby-S Hatteberg).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Anderson 2b-rf 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 .260
R. Cedeno rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .300
    C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Womack ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .295
    J. Simontacchi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Sanders ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .262
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .306
S. Rolen 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .348
J. Edmonds cf 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .274
J. Mabry lf-rf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .344
    H. Luna ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
E. Renteria ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .274
C. McKay c 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .230
    J. Marquis pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241
J. Suppan p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Lankford ph-lf 2 2 1 0 0 1 1 .259
 Totals 33 5 11 4 3 6 13  
 Batting
2B - S Rolen (14, T Hudson); R Lankford (10, T Hudson).
SF - T Womack.
RBI - J Edmonds (46), T Womack (16), M Anderson (15), R Sanders (34).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C McKay 1, E Renteria 1, A Pujols 1.
GIDP - C McKay.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - M Anderson 2 (5, throw 2).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Hudson 7.1 8 2 2 3 5 0 2.78
R. Rincon 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.75
C. Bradford 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.71
J. Mecir (L, 0-5) 0.0 3 3 3 0 0 0 6.17
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Suppan 5.0 8 4 3 0 3 0 3.65
C. Eldred 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.76
J. Simontacchi 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.48
R. King (W, 1-0) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.46
HBP - E Byrnes (by J Suppan); R Lankford (by J Mecir).
Pitches-strikes - T Hudson 107-63; R Rincon 3-1; C Bradford 3-3; J Mecir 20-11; J Suppan 96-62; C Eldred 29-16; J Simontacchi 18-13; R King 6-2.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Hudson 12-4; R Rincon 0-1; C Bradford 0-0; J Mecir 0-0; J Suppan 5-7; C Eldred 5-1; J Simontacchi 3-2; R King 1-0.
Batters faced - T Hudson 31; R Rincon 1; C Bradford 1; J Mecir 5; J Suppan 25; C Eldred 7; J Simontacchi 5; R King 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jack Samuels. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Larry Poncino. 3B--Bruce Dreckman.
Time: 3:08.
Attendance: 32,528.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to center.

Updated on Thursday, Jun 17, 2004 11:41 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Oakland
J. Dye J. Dye
2-3
2 RBI
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
2-4
0 RBI