Minnesota 7, Oakland 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(5-3)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 6 9 1
Minnesota 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 X 7 10 0
WP: B. Radke (2-0) S: J. Nathan (1)
LP: D. Haren (0-1)
(2-5)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- M. Ellis struck out looking
- M. Kotsay grounded out to second
- B. Crosby struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- S. Stewart popped out to shallow right
- L. Castillo walked
- J. Mauer grounded out to second, L. Castillo to second
- R. White grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- E. Chavez homered to deep center
- F. Thomas walked
- M. Bradley singled to left, F. Thomas to second
- J. Payton flied out to center
- J. Kendall hit by pitch, F. Thomas to third, M. Bradley to second
- N. Swisher doubled to deep right, F. Thomas and M. Bradley scored, J. Kendall to third
- M. Ellis grounded out to second
- M. Kotsay flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter safe at first on shortstop B. Crosby's throwing error
- J. Morneau grounded into fielder's choice, T. Hunter out at second
- T. Batista lined out to third
- M. Cuddyer struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- B. Crosby homered to deep left
- E. Chavez struck out swinging
- F. Thomas grounded out to third
- M. Bradley grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Castro flied out to deep right
- S. Stewart singled to left center
- L. Castillo doubled to deep left, S. Stewart to third
- J. Mauer singled to left, S. Stewart and L. Castillo scored
- R. White singled to center, J. Mauer to third
- T. Hunter singled to center, J. Mauer scored, R. White to second
- J. Morneau struck out swinging
- T. Batista homered to deep left, R. White and T. Hunter scored
- M. Cuddyer singled to right
- J. Castro grounded into fielder's choice, M. Cuddyer out at second

6 runs, 7 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 6

  Top 4th: Oakland
- J. Payton grounded out to pitcher
- J. Kendall grounded out to first
- N. Swisher lined out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 6

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- S. Stewart struck out swinging
- L. Castillo grounded out to second
- J. Mauer doubled to right center
- R. White flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 6

  Top 5th: Oakland
- M. Ellis grounded out to third
- M. Kotsay singled to center
- B. Crosby flied out to deep center
- E. Chavez grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 6

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter popped out to shallow right
- J. Morneau homered to deep right
- T. Batista struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer flied out to deep center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 7

  Top 6th: Oakland
- F. Thomas struck out looking
- M. Bradley singled to right
- J. Payton flied out to right
- J. Kendall flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 7

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- J. Castro grounded out to third
- S. Stewart flied out to left center
- L. Castillo grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 7

  Top 7th: Oakland
- N. Swisher struck out swinging
- M. Ellis grounded out to third
- M. Kotsay grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 7

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- B. Halsey relieved D. Haren
- J. Mauer flied out to left
- K. Saarloos relieved B. Halsey
- R. White struck out looking
- T. Hunter grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 4, Minnesota 7

  Top 8th: Oakland
- J. Crain relieved B. Radke
- B. Crosby singled to center
- E. Chavez homered to deep center, B. Crosby scored
- F. Thomas grounded out to shortstop
- M. Bradley struck out looking
- J. Payton singled to right
- J. Kendall grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Minnesota 7

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau struck out swinging
- T. Batista doubled to right center
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to shortstop, T. Batista to third
- K. Calero relieved K. Saarloos
- J. Castro struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Minnesota 7

  Top 9th: Oakland
- J. Nathan relieved J. Crain
- N. Swisher grounded out to first
- M. Ellis struck out swinging
- M. Kotsay walked
- B. Crosby flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Minnesota 7
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
E. Chavez E. Chavez
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Minnesota
T. Batista T. Batista
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI