Oakland 9, Boston 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Oakland 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 2 X 9 12 0
WP: E. Loaiza (8-7)
LP: K. Gabbard (0-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Oakland
- B. Kielty doubled to deep right, M. Ellis scored
- J. Payton doubled to deep left center, B. Kielty scored, F. Thomas to third
Bot 4th: Oakland
- B. Kielty singled to left, M. Ellis scored, J. Kendall to second
- F. Thomas walked, J. Kendall scored, B. Kielty to third, M. Bradley to second
- J. Payton hit sacrifice fly to deep right, B. Kielty scored, M. Bradley to third
Bot 7th: Oakland
- F. Thomas homered to deep left
- N. Swisher homered to deep right
Bot 8th: Oakland
- A. Melhuse homered to deep right, B. Kielty scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .263
A. Cora ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .270
M. Loretta dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .302
K. Youkilis lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .287
E. Hinske rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .252
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .287
J. Lopez c 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .257
C. Pena 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .000
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .136
 Totals 33 0 6 0 3 4 17  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis (35, E Loaiza).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, J Lopez 1, M Lowell 1, K Youkilis 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Cora-C Pena, A Cora-D Pedroia-C Pena).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .292
B. Kielty lf 4 3 3 2 1 0 1 .283
M. Bradley rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .270
F. Thomas dh 1 1 1 2 3 0 0 .265
    A. Melhuse ph-dh 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .216
J. Payton cf 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .292
E. Chavez 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .239
N. Swisher 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 3 .250
M. Scutaro ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .245
M. Ellis 2b 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 .230
 Totals 33 9 12 9 7 3 16  
 Batting
2B - B Kielty (15, K Gabbard); J Payton (23, K Gabbard); M Scutaro (17, K Foulke).
HR - F Thomas (28, 7th inning off K Foulke 0 on, 0 Out), N Swisher (28, 7th inning off K Foulke 0 on, 2 Out), A Melhuse (4, 8th inning off K Foulke 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Payton.
RBI - B Kielty 2 (29), J Payton 2 (51), F Thomas 2 (78), N Swisher (77), A Melhuse 2 (16).
2-out RBI - J Payton, N Swisher, A Melhuse 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ellis 1, J Payton 1, E Chavez 1, N Swisher 2.
GIDP - M Bradley.
Team LOB - 8.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Gabbard (L, 0-3) 3.1 6 5 5 5 1 0 6.35
B. Corey 2.2 1 0 0 2 2 0 2.86
K. Foulke 2.0 5 4 4 0 0 3 5.63
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Loaiza (W, 8-7) 7.0 5 0 0 1 4 0 4.82
J. Kennedy 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.42
C. Gaudin 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.68
BALK - K Gabbard.
HBP - M Loretta (by E Loaiza).
Pitches-strikes - K Gabbard 86-45; B Corey 42-25; K Foulke 34-24; E Loaiza 111-77; J Kennedy 15-13; C Gaudin 18-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Gabbard 4-5; B Corey 3-2; K Foulke 2-4; E Loaiza 6-11; J Kennedy 1-2; C Gaudin 1-2.
Batters faced - K Gabbard 21; B Corey 9; K Foulke 11; E Loaiza 28; J Kennedy 4; C Gaudin 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Joyce. 1B--Paul Schrieber. 2B--Doug Eddings. 3B--Dana Demuth.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 30,159.
Weather: 60 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, left to right.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 29, 2006 1:10 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
K. Youkilis K. Youkilis
1-4
0 RBI
 Oakland
B. Kielty B. Kielty
3-4
2 RBI