Oakland 6, Minnesota 5, 18 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 16 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 11 0
WP: C. Hammond (3-1) S: O. Dotel (23)
LP: T. Mulholland (3-5)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
-J. Morneau singled to center, C. Guzman scored, L. Ford to third
Bot 5th: Minnesota
-S. Stewart hit sacrifice fly to left, L. Rivas scored
Top 7th: Oakland
-D. Miller doubled to deep left center, S. Hatteberg and E. Durazo scored
-M. Kotsay singled to center, D. Miller scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
-C. Guzman homered to deep left
Top 18th: Oakland
-J. Dye singled to center, M. Scutaro scored, E. Chavez to second
-E. Durazo singled to deep right, E. Chavez scored, J. Dye to third
-D. Miller singled to center, J. Dye scored, E. Durazo to second
Bot 18th: Minnesota
-J. Morneau homered to deep center, L. Ford scored
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kotsay cf 8 0 2 1 0 1 2 .311
M. McLemore 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .256
    M. Scutaro ph-2b-ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .278
E. Chavez 3b 7 1 2 0 1 0 0 .277
J. Dye rf 7 1 1 1 1 1 2 .273
S. Hatteberg 1b 7 1 2 0 1 1 4 .293
E. Durazo dh 8 1 3 1 0 2 2 .303
D. Miller c 8 1 2 3 0 1 1 .294
B. Crosby ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .266
    E. German 2b 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .231
E. Byrnes lf 7 0 1 0 0 3 1 .281
 Totals 67 6 16 6 3 13 17  
 Batting
2B - D Miller (20, C Silva).
S - B Crosby.
RBI - D Miller 3 (46), M Kotsay (46), J Dye (62), E Durazo (56).
2-out RBI - M Kotsay, E Durazo, D Miller.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E German 1, S Hatteberg 1, M Kotsay 1.
GIDP - J Dye, B Crosby.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Kotsay (L Ford at 3rd base).
DP - 2 (B Crosby-M McLemore-S Hatteberg, E Chavez-S Hatteberg).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 7 0 1 1 0 1 2 .302
C. Guzman ss 7 2 3 1 1 2 1 .284
L. Ford rf 4 1 1 0 3 1 2 .298
J. Morneau dh 7 1 3 3 1 0 4 .280
T. Hunter cf 8 0 1 0 0 2 8 .270
M. LeCroy 1b 7 0 1 0 1 1 1 .263
C. Koskie 3b 6 0 0 0 1 2 2 .232
H. Blanco c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
    J. Jones ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .255
    R. Bowen c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .188
    M. Cuddyer ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .257
L. Rivas 2b 5 1 1 0 0 2 1 .250
    J. Offerman ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .248
    A. Ojeda pr-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 59 5 11 5 8 13 23  
 Batting
3B - L Rivas (4, M Mulder).
HR - C Guzman (6, 8th inning off M Mulder 0 on, 0 Out), J Morneau (8, 18th inning off O Dotel 1 on, 0 Out).
S - R Bowen.
SF - S Stewart.
RBI - J Morneau 3 (22), S Stewart (29), C Guzman (31).
2-out RBI - J Morneau.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 3.
GIDP - T Hunter, S Stewart.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - L Ford (15, 2nd base off M Mulder/D Miller).
CS - C Guzman (5, 2nd base by M Mulder/D Miller).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (C Guzman-L Rivas-M LeCroy, C Koskie-L Rivas-M LeCroy).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mulder 8.0 6 3 3 4 4 1 3.49
J. Mecir 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.11
J. Lehr 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.64
R. Rincon 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.90
J. Duchscherer 4.1 1 0 0 2 3 0 2.86
C. Hammond (W, 3-1) 3.0 1 0 0 1 3 0 3.67
O. Dotel (S, 23) 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 4.15
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva 7.0 8 3 3 1 3 0 4.21
J.C. Romero 2.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.59
A. Fultz 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 4.01
J. Crain 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
J. Nathan 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.87
J. Roa 5.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3.64
T. Mulholland (L, 3-5) 1.0 5 3 3 0 0 0 5.14
WP - M Mulder.
IBB - J Offerman (by J Duchscherer).
HBP - C Koskie (by J Mecir); L Ford (by J Lehr).
Pitches-strikes - M Mulder 111-61; J Mecir 12-10; J Lehr 5-2; R Rincon 2-2; J Duchscherer 67-40; C Hammond 40-22; O Dotel 26-18; C Silva 103-69; J Romero 33-16; A Fultz 20-11; J Crain 6-5; J Nathan 10-9; J Roa 60-42; T Mulholland 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Mulder 14-5; J Mecir 1-0; J Lehr 1-0; R Rincon 0-1; J Duchscherer 5-5; C Hammond 1-4; O Dotel 0-2; C Silva 13-5; J Romero 2-2; A Fultz 1-1; J Crain 2-0; J Nathan 0-0; J Roa 7-5; T Mulholland 1-2.
Batters faced - M Mulder 32; J Mecir 4; J Lehr 3; R Rincon 1; J Duchscherer 15; C Hammond 10; O Dotel 6; C Silva 29; J Romero 7; A Fultz 6; J Crain 2; J Nathan 3; J Roa 16; T Mulholland 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Mike Reilly. 2B--C.B. Bucknor. 3B--Eric Cooper.
Time: 4:57.
Attendance: 25,976.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
OAKLAND PITCHER RICARDO RINCON LEFT THE GAME IN THE TENTH INNING WITH A STRAINED LEFT HAMSTRING.
OAKLAND SHORTSTOP BOBBY CROSBY LEFT THE GAME IN THE 15TH INNING WITH BACK SPASMS.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 8, 2004 7:38 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Oakland
D. Miller D. Miller
2-8
3 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
3-7, 1 HR
3 RBI