Tampa Bay 11, Oakland 2
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(2-3)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 1
Tampa Bay 0 7 0 4 0 0 0 0 X 11 12 1
WP: H. Nomo (1-0)
LP: B. Zito (0-2)
(3-2)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Tampa Bay
- J. Phelps homered to deep left center, J. Lugo and J. Cantu scored
- C. Crawford hit sacrifice fly to center, E. Perez scored, T. Hall to third
- A. Huff homered to deep right, J. Gathright and A. Gonzalez scored
Top 3rd: Oakland
- M. Kotsay homered to deep right
Bot 4th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford singled to right, J. Gathright scored
- J. Lugo singled to left center, C. Crawford and A. Gonzalez scored, A. Huff to second
- J. Phelps doubled to deep left, A. Huff scored, J. Lugo out at home
Top 8th: Oakland
- K. Ginter homered to deep left
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kotsay cf 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .500
    B. Kielty ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
J. Kendall c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
    A. Melhuse c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
E. Chavez 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .235
E. Durazo dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .143
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .188
E. Byrnes lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .214
C. Thomas rf-cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
K. Ginter 2b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .167
M. Ellis ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .364
 Totals 30 2 3 2 2 5 7  
 Batting
HR - M Kotsay (1, 3rd inning off H Nomo 0 on, 1 Out), K Ginter (2, 8th inning off L Carter 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Kotsay (2), K Ginter (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Hatteberg 1.
GIDP - B Kielty.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - E Chavez (1, throw).
Outfield assists - E Byrnes (J Lugo at Home).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crawford lf 4 1 2 2 0 1 2 .300
A. Gonzalez 3b 4 2 0 0 1 1 4 .125
A. Huff rf 3 2 1 3 1 0 0 .235
    C. Singleton rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
J. Lugo ss 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .278
J. Cantu 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .421
J. Phelps dh 4 1 2 4 0 1 0 .400
E. Perez 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .333
T. Hall c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
    T. Laker ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
J. Gathright cf 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 .400
 Totals 34 11 12 11 3 6 9  
 Batting
2B - J Phelps (3, K Yabu); J Gathright (1, H Street).
HR - J Phelps (1, 2nd inning off B Zito 2 on, 0 Out), A Huff (1, 2nd inning off B Zito 2 on, 2 Out).
S - J Gathright.
SF - C Crawford.
RBI - J Phelps 4 (5), C Crawford 2 (5), A Huff 3 (5), J Lugo 2 (2).
2-out RBI - A Huff 3, J Phelps.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gonzalez 1, C Singleton 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - J Lugo (2, 2nd base off B Zito/J Kendall), J Gathright 2 (2, 2nd base off B Zito/J Kendall 2), C Crawford 2 (4, 2nd base off B Zito/J Kendall, 3rd base off B Zito/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - A Gonzalez (1, ground ball).
DP - 1 (L Carter-J Lugo-E Perez).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Zito (L, 0-2) 3.1 7 11 8 3 0 2 11.57
K. Yabu 3.2 4 0 0 0 5 0 0.00
H. Street 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
H. Nomo (W, 1-0) 6.0 1 1 1 2 4 1 1.50
L. Carter 2.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.50
S. McClung 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 33.75
Pitches-strikes - B Zito 75-42; K Yabu 45-33; H Street 19-14; H Nomo 91-58; L Carter 29-16; S McClung 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Zito 4-7; K Yabu 3-2; H Street 2-0; H Nomo 2-12; L Carter 3-3; S McClung 2-0.
Batters faced - B Zito 21; K Yabu 14; H Street 4; H Nomo 21; L Carter 8; S McClung 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe Brinkman. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Jeff Nelson. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 2:31.
Attendance: 13,536.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Saturday, Apr 9, 2005 8:50 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
M. Kotsay M. Kotsay
1-1, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
J. Phelps J. Phelps
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI