Oakland 3, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(12-19)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 7 1
Oakland 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 3 9 0
WP: J. Kennedy (2-0)
LP: C. Orvella (1-3)
(16-14)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- J. Lugo grounded bunt out to third
- C. Crawford singled to center
- J. Gomes grounded into double play third to second to first, C. Crawford out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 0

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- J. Kendall grounded out to shortstop
- N. Swisher doubled to deep right
- M. Kotsay flied out to deep center
- E. Chavez grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 0

  Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- A. Huff flied out to deep center
- T. Wigginton fouled out to first
- T. Lee grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 0

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- B. Crosby grounded bunt out to third
- A. Melhuse popped out to shortstop
- J. Payton singled to center
- J. Payton stole second
- D. Johnson walked
- M. Scutaro walked, J. Payton to third, D. Johnson to second
- J. Kendall grounded into fielder's choice, M. Scutaro out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 0

  Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- R. Branyan grounded out to second
- J. Paul singled to left
- J. Gathright walked, J. Paul to second
- J. Lugo grounded into double play pitcher to second to first, J. Gathright out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 0

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- N. Swisher flied out to right
- M. Kotsay singled to center
- E. Chavez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Kotsay out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 0

  Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford flied out to center
- J. Gomes singled to left
- A. Huff grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Gomes out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 0

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- B. Crosby singled to center
- A. Melhuse doubled to deep right, B. Crosby to third
- J. Payton hit sacrifice fly to center, B. Crosby scored
- D. Johnson struck out swinging
- M. Scutaro grounded out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Oakland 1

  Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- T. Wigginton flied out to center
- T. Lee struck out swinging
- R. Branyan homered to deep left center
- J. Paul lined out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Oakland 1

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- J. Kendall doubled to deep center
- N. Swisher grounded out to first, J. Kendall to third
- M. Kotsay singled to right, J. Kendall scored
- E. Chavez singled to right, M. Kotsay out at third
- B. Crosby grounded out to second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Oakland 2

  Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gathright struck out looking
- J. Lugo popped out to third
- C. Crawford lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Oakland 2

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- A. Melhuse struck out looking
- J. Payton grounded out to third
- D. Johnson grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Oakland 2

  Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes struck out looking
- A. Huff grounded out to shortstop
- T. Wigginton singled to left
- T. Lee grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Oakland 2

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- M. Scutaro flied out to deep left
- J. Kendall walked
- B. Meadows relieved S. McClung
- N. Swisher struck out swinging
- M. Kotsay grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Oakland 2

  Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Duchscherer relieved B. Zito
- R. Branyan flied out to right
- G. Norton hit for J. Paul
- G. Norton homered to deep right
- J. Gathright grounded bunt out to pitcher
- J. Lugo struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Oakland 2

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- T. Hall catching
- D. Hollins in right field
- C. Orvella relieved B. Meadows
- E. Chavez grounded out to second
- B. Crosby grounded out to shortstop
- A. Melhuse struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Oakland 2

  Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. Kennedy relieved J. Duchscherer
- C. Crawford doubled to center
- J. Gomes intentionally walked
- A. Huff grounded out to pitcher, C. Crawford to third, J. Gomes to second
- T. Wigginton intentionally walked
- T. Lee struck out swinging
- T. Hall popped out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Oakland 2

  Bottom 9th: Oakland
- J. Payton singled to right
- D. Johnson walked, J. Payton to second
- T. Walker relieved C. Orvella
- M. Scutaro grounded into double play third to shortstop to second to second to shortstop to second, M. Scutaro out at second, D. Johnson out at second
- J. Kendall safe at first on third baseman A. Huff's fielding error, J. Payton scored

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Oakland 3
 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
R. Branyan R. Branyan
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
M. Kotsay M. Kotsay
2-4
1 RBI