Oakland 8, Texas 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(53-45)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 2 0 1 3 0 1 1 0 0 8 13 0
Texas 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 7 0
WP: R. Harden (8-4)
LP: C. Park (8-5)
(48-49)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- M. Ellis singled to center
- M. Kotsay flied out to deep right
- B. Crosby doubled to deep right, M. Ellis scored
- E. Chavez flied out to deep center, B. Crosby to third
- S. Hatteberg singled to center, B. Crosby scored
- J. Payton struck out looking

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Texas 0

  Bottom 1st: Texas
- D. Dellucci flied out to right center
- M. Young flied out to right
- M. Teixeira struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Texas 0

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- D. Johnson walked
- N. Swisher flied out to center
- A. Melhuse struck out swinging
- M. Ellis struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Texas 0

  Bottom 2nd: Texas
- H. Blalock singled to center
- A. Soriano lined out to right
- A. Gonzalez walked, H. Blalock to second
- R. Hidalgo singled to left, H. Blalock to third, A. Gonzalez to second
- G. Matthews Jr. walked, H. Blalock scored, A. Gonzalez to third, R. Hidalgo to second
- S. Alomar Jr. grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, G. Matthews Jr. out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Texas 1

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- M. Kotsay doubled to deep right center
- B. Crosby grounded out to third, M. Kotsay to third
- E. Chavez fouled out to third
- S. Hatteberg singled to right, M. Kotsay scored
- J. Payton flied out to deep center

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Bottom 3rd: Texas
- D. Dellucci walked
- M. Young lined out to right
- M. Teixeira singled to left center, D. Dellucci to second
- H. Blalock struck out looking
- A. Soriano flied out to deep right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Top 4th: Oakland
- D. Johnson doubled to right
- N. Swisher popped out to third
- A. Melhuse walked
- M. Ellis singled to left, D. Johnson scored, A. Melhuse to second
- M. Kotsay singled to right, A. Melhuse scored, M. Ellis to second
- B. Crosby singled to left, M. Ellis to third, M. Kotsay to second
- J. Wasdin relieved C. Park
- E. Chavez hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Ellis scored
- S. Hatteberg walked, M. Kotsay to third, B. Crosby to second
- J. Payton fouled out to first

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Texas 1

  Bottom 4th: Texas
- A. Gonzalez singled to right center
- R. Hidalgo struck out swinging
- G. Matthews Jr. flied out to left
- S. Alomar Jr. popped out to shallow left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Texas 1

  Top 5th: Oakland
- D. Johnson grounded out to second
- N. Swisher flied out to deep center
- A. Melhuse singled to center
- M. Ellis lined out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Texas 1

  Bottom 5th: Texas
- D. Dellucci lined out to right
- M. Young struck out swinging
- M. Teixeira grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Texas 1

  Top 6th: Oakland
- M. Kotsay walked
- B. Crosby doubled to deep left, M. Kotsay to third
- E. Chavez intentionally walked
- D. Brocail relieved J. Wasdin
- S. Hatteberg hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Kotsay scored
- B. Crosby to third, E. Chavez to second on passed ball
- J. Payton popped out to first
- D. Johnson grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 7, Texas 1

  Bottom 6th: Texas
- H. Blalock walked
- A. Soriano struck out swinging
- A. Gonzalez singled to right, H. Blalock to second
- J. Kennedy relieved R. Harden
- R. Hidalgo singled to left, H. Blalock to third, A. Gonzalez to second
- G. Matthews Jr. doubled to deep right, H. Blalock and A. Gonzalez scored, R. Hidalgo to third
- S. Alomar Jr. struck out swinging
- K. Mench hit for D. Dellucci
- K. Mench fouled out to catcher

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 7, Texas 3

  Top 7th: Oakland
- K. Mench in left field
- N. Swisher flied out to deep left
- A. Melhuse doubled to deep center
- M. Ellis singled to center, A. Melhuse scored, M. Ellis to second advancing on throw
- M. Kotsay grounded out to second, M. Ellis to third
- B. Crosby struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Texas 3

  Bottom 7th: Texas
- M. Young flied out to right
- M. Teixeira flied out to deep center
- H. Blalock grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Texas 3

  Top 8th: Oakland
- B. Shouse relieved D. Brocail
- E. Chavez struck out swinging
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to first
- J. Payton grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Texas 3

  Bottom 8th: Texas
- A. Soriano flied out to center
- A. Gonzalez flied out to right
- R. Hidalgo grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Texas 3

  Top 9th: Oakland
- K. Gryboski relieved B. Shouse
- D. Johnson struck out swinging
- N. Swisher flied out to deep center
- A. Melhuse grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Texas 3

  Bottom 9th: Texas
- J. Duchscherer relieved J. Kennedy
- G. Matthews Jr. grounded out to third
- S. Alomar Jr. flied out to deep center
- K. Mench flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Texas 3
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
B. Crosby B. Crosby
3-5
1 RBI
 Texas
G. Matthews Jr. G. Matthews Jr.
1-3
3 RBI