Oakland 2, Boston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 0
Oakland 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 X 2 7 0
WP: K. Saarloos (7-6) S: J. Duchscherer (6)
LP: J. Beckett (14-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Oakland
- E. Chavez doubled to deep left center, F. Thomas scored, E. Chavez to third advancing on throw
Bot 5th: Oakland
- M. Ellis hit sacrifice fly to deep right, M. Scutaro scored
Top 6th: Boston
- E. Hinske singled to center, K. Youkilis scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .260
A. Cora ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
M. Loretta dh 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .300
    G. Kapler pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
K. Youkilis lf 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .288
E. Hinske rf 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .252
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .288
C. Pena 1b 4 0 1 0 0 3 4 .167
D. Mirabelli c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .187
D. Pedroia 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .120
 Totals 32 1 6 1 3 7 12  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis (36, K Saarloos).
RBI - E Hinske (30).
2-out RBI - E Hinske.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, C Crisp 2, D Mirabelli 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - E Hinske (2, 2nd base by K Saarloos/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - K Youkilis (M Kotsay at Home).
DP - 2 (D Pedroia-A Cora-C Pena, A Cora-D Pedroia-C Pena).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .290
M. Kotsay cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .267
M. Bradley rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .266
F. Thomas dh 4 1 2 0 0 2 2 .267
E. Chavez 3b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .240
J. Payton lf 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .294
N. Swisher 1b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .249
M. Scutaro ss 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 .246
M. Ellis 2b 2 0 0 1 0 1 2 .228
 Totals 27 2 7 2 3 5 12  
 Batting
2B - E Chavez (19, J Beckett).
3B - M Scutaro (3, J Beckett).
SF - M Ellis.
RBI - E Chavez (57), M Ellis (40).
2-out RBI - E Chavez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ellis 1, J Payton 1.
GIDP - N Swisher, M Bradley.
Team LOB - 5.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (L, 14-9) 7.0 5 2 2 3 4 0 5.11
M. Delcarmen 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.95
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Saarloos (W, 7-6) 6.1 6 1 1 2 3 0 4.47
K. Calero (H, 20) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.24
J. Kennedy (H, 8) 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.33
J. Duchscherer (S, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.48
Pitches-strikes - J Beckett 104-59; M Delcarmen 26-18; K Saarloos 93-59; K Calero 6-4; J Kennedy 25-12; J Duchscherer 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Beckett 9-8; M Delcarmen 0-1; K Saarloos 8-7; K Calero 1-0; J Kennedy 0-2; J Duchscherer 0-1.
Batters faced - J Beckett 27; M Delcarmen 4; K Saarloos 26; K Calero 1; J Kennedy 5; J Duchscherer 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Doug Eddings. 2B--Dana Demuth. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Time: 2:42.
Attendance: 30,517.
Weather: 57 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, out to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 30, 2006 12:53 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
E. Hinske E. Hinske
1-4
1 RBI
 Oakland
E. Chavez E. Chavez
1-3
1 RBI