Oakland 5, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(60-46)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 5 9 0
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 0
WP: D. Haren (9-7) S: H. Street (11)
LP: J.C. Romero (2-3)
(54-52)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- J. Kendall grounded out to third
- M. Kotsay doubled to deep right
- B. Crosby grounded out to second, M. Kotsay to third
- E. Chavez grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- S. Stewart struck out swinging
- N. Punto singled to second
- J. Mauer singled to left, N. Punto to second
- M. LeCroy grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Mauer out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 0

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- D. Johnson struck out swinging
- J. Payton struck out looking
- S. Hatteberg doubled to center
- N. Swisher flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Jones homered to deep left
- J. Morneau singled to right
- L. Ford grounded into fielder's choice, J. Morneau out at second
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- J. Bartlett flied out to center

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

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- M. Ellis struck out looking
- J. Kendall grounded out to second
- M. Kotsay grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 1

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- S. Stewart singled to center
- N. Punto singled to center, S. Stewart to third
- J. Mauer struck out swinging
- M. LeCroy struck out swinging
- J. Jones grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 4th: Oakland
- B. Crosby grounded out to shortstop
- E. Chavez flied out to center
- D. Johnson grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 1

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau grounded out to shortstop
- L. Ford doubled to deep left
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third
- J. Bartlett flied out to deep right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 1

  Top 5th: Oakland
- J. Payton grounded out to shortstop
- S. Hatteberg flied out to center
- N. Swisher walked
- M. Ellis walked, N. Swisher to second
- J. Kendall singled to right, N. Swisher scored, M. Ellis to third
- M. Kotsay singled to center, M. Ellis scored, J. Kendall to second
- B. Crosby struck out looking

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

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- S. Stewart grounded out to third
- N. Punto flied out to left center
- J. Mauer flied out to deep center

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

  Top 6th: Oakland
- E. Chavez lined out to right
- D. Johnson grounded out to second
- J. Payton flied out to right

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

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- M. LeCroy grounded out to shortstop
- J. Jones struck out swinging
- J. Morneau flied out to left center

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

  Top 7th: Oakland
- M. Guerrier relieved J. Mays
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to second
- N. Swisher hit by pitch
- M. Ellis reached on bunt single to pitcher, N. Swisher to second
- J. Kendall lined into double play third to second, N. Swisher out at second

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

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- L. Ford grounded out to third
- M. Cuddyer homered to deep left
- J. Bartlett struck out swinging
- S. Stewart grounded out to third

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

  Top 8th: Oakland
- J.C. Romero relieved M. Guerrier
- M. Kotsay singled to right
- B. Crosby walked, M. Kotsay to second
- E. Chavez singled to right, M. Kotsay scored, B. Crosby to third
- D. Johnson singled to right center, B. Crosby scored, E. Chavez to second
- J. Rincon relieved J.C. Romero
- J. Payton grounded into fielder's choice, E. Chavez to third, D. Johnson out at second
- S. Hatteberg grounded into fielder's choice, E. Chavez scored, J. Payton out at second
- N. Swisher grounded into fielder's choice, S. Hatteberg out at second

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 5, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- J. Witasick relieved D. Haren
- N. Punto struck out swinging
- J. Mauer struck out swinging
- M. LeCroy struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 5, Minnesota 2

  Top 9th: Oakland
- T. Mulholland relieved J. Rincon
- M. Ellis grounded out to shortstop
- J. Kendall singled to center
- M. Kotsay grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Kendall out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 5, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 9th: Minnesota
- H. Street relieved J. Witasick
- J. Jones struck out swinging
- J. Morneau grounded out to second
- L. Ford singled to second
- L. Ford to second on fielder's indifference
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 5, Minnesota 2
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
M. Kotsay M. Kotsay
3-5
1 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Jones J. Jones
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI