Oakland 4, Kansas City 0
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Oakland 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 X 4 9 0
WP: R. Harden (10-5) S: H. Street (16)
LP: J. Lima (4-12)
(68-53)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Oakland
- J. Payton homered to deep left
- N. Swisher doubled to deep right center, S. Hatteberg scored
- M. Kotsay singled to left, N. Swisher scored, J. Kendall to second
Bot 3rd: Oakland
- N. Swisher doubled to deep right, J. Payton scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .289
    C. Ambres cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .317
T. Long lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .273
M. Sweeney 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .299
M. Stairs dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .269
E. Brown rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .275
A. Berroa ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .265
J. Buck c 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .227
D. Murphy 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .183
J. McEwing 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .252
    D. Hocking ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .143
 Totals 32 0 5 0 5 9 19  
 Batting
2B - M Sweeney (28, R Harden); D Murphy (5, R Harden); C Ambres (4, J Witasick).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Stairs 1, E Brown 1, J McEwing 2, A Berroa 2, C Ambres 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - D DeJesus (5, 2nd base off R Harden/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Long (M Ellis at Home).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 0 1 0 1 0 3 .268
M. Kotsay cf 4 0 2 1 1 0 0 .272
B. Crosby ss 4 0 2 0 1 1 4 .286
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 7 .275
D. Johnson 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310
J. Payton lf 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .268
S. Hatteberg dh 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .269
N. Swisher rf 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .259
M. Ellis 2b 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .308
 Totals 32 4 9 4 7 1 16  
 Batting
2B - N Swisher 2 (24, J Lima 2); J Payton (11, J Lima); B Crosby (21, J Lima).
HR - J Payton (15, 2nd inning off J Lima 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Payton (47), N Swisher 2 (60), M Kotsay (60).
2-out RBI - M Kotsay, N Swisher.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1, E Chavez 3, D Johnson 1, B Crosby 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lima (L, 4-12) 5.0 7 4 4 4 0 1 6.47
J. Gobble 2.2 2 0 0 3 1 0 7.76
J. Bayliss 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Harden (W, 10-5) 6.1 4 0 0 2 6 0 2.63
K. Calero (H, 10) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.49
J. Witasick 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.54
J. Kennedy (H, 1) 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.76
H. Street (S, 16) 1.2 0 0 0 1 3 0 1.36
Pitches-strikes - J Lima 98-56; J Gobble 46-22; J Bayliss 3-2; R Harden 105-68; K Calero 8-5; J Witasick 15-7; J Kennedy 6-2; H Street 27-19.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lima 3-12; J Gobble 2-4; J Bayliss 1-0; R Harden 6-7; K Calero 1-1; J Witasick 1-0; J Kennedy 0-0; H Street 1-1.
Batters faced - J Lima 26; J Gobble 12; J Bayliss 1; R Harden 25; K Calero 2; J Witasick 3; J Kennedy 1; H Street 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Derryl Cousins. 1B--Joe Brinkman. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Time: 2:53.
Attendance: 20,715.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 15 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY'S DAVID DEJESUS LEFT THE GAME IN THE FOURTH INNING DUE TO A STRAINED LEFT RIB CAGE.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 20, 2005 1:05 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
2-4
0 RBI
 Oakland
N. Swisher N. Swisher
2-4
2 RBI