Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 2 0 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 8 13 1
Tampa Bay 1 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 6 13 0
WP: D. Haren (13-11) S: H. Street (30)
LP: J. Shields (6-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- J. Kendall popped out to second
- M. Ellis singled to center
- M. Bradley singled to deep center, M. Ellis to third
- F. Thomas singled to center, M. Ellis scored, M. Bradley to second
- E. Chavez singled to right, M. Bradley to third, F. Thomas to second
- J. Payton grounded out to second, M. Bradley scored, F. Thomas to third, E. Chavez to second
- N. Swisher walked
- D. Johnson struck out swinging

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
- R. Baldelli struck out swinging
- D. Young singled to right
- C. Crawford singled to right, D. Young to third
- D. Young scored, C. Crawford to third on passed ball
- G. Norton grounded out to second
- T. Wigginton grounded out to third

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

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- M. Scutaro grounded out to second
- J. Kendall flied out to right
- M. Ellis grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro flied out to deep center
- J. Cantu struck out swinging
- B.J. Upton grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- M. Bradley struck out looking
- F. Thomas walked
- F. Thomas to second on wild pitch
- E. Chavez walked
- J. Payton singled to left, F. Thomas to third, E. Chavez to second
- N. Swisher homered to deep right, J. Payton, F. Thomas and E. Chavez scored
- D. Johnson grounded out to second
- M. Scutaro flied out to deep center

4 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist flied out to left
- R. Baldelli doubled to deep left
- D. Young grounded out to third, R. Baldelli to third
- C. Crawford singled to left, R. Baldelli scored
- G. Norton doubled to deep left center, C. Crawford scored
- T. Wigginton grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 4th: Oakland
- J. Kendall lined out to third
- M. Ellis grounded out to shortstop
- M. Bradley walked
- F. Thomas singled to right, M. Bradley to third
- T. Corcoran relieved J. Shields
- E. Chavez walked, F. Thomas to second
- J. Payton popped out to shallow right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro grounded out to first
- J. Cantu homered to deep left
- B.J. Upton singled to pitcher, B.J. Upton to third on pitcher D. Haren's throwing error
- B. Zobrist hit sacrifice fly to right, B.J. Upton scored
- R. Baldelli singled to shortstop
- D. Young grounded into fielder's choice, R. Baldelli out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Oakland 6, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 5th: Oakland
- N. Swisher singled to center
- D. Johnson grounded into double play shortstop to first, N. Swisher out at second
- M. Scutaro grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford grounded out to shortstop
- G. Norton grounded out to second
- T. Wigginton grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 6, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 6th: Oakland
- J. Kendall walked
- M. Ellis grounded out to shortstop, J. Kendall to second
- M. Bradley grounded out to first, J. Kendall to third
- F. Thomas homered to deep left, J. Kendall scored
- E. Chavez struck out looking

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro grounded out to first
- J. Cantu grounded out to third
- B.J. Upton singled to catcher
- B.J. Upton to second on wild pitch
- B. Zobrist grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 7th: Oakland
- J. Switzer relieved T. Corcoran
- J. Payton flied out to right
- N. Swisher singled to left
- D. Johnson grounded into fielder's choice, N. Swisher out at second
- M. Scutaro walked, D. Johnson to second
- S. Camp relieved J. Switzer
- J. Kendall flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- R. Baldelli homered to deep left
- J. Kennedy relieved D. Haren
- D. Young popped out to first
- C. Crawford flied out to left
- G. Norton singled to shallow right
- T. Wigginton flied out to deep center

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 6

  Top 8th: Oakland
- B. Meadows relieved S. Camp
- M. Ellis doubled to deep left
- M. Bradley struck out swinging
- F. Thomas flied out to right, M. Ellis to third
- E. Chavez grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 6

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Duchscherer relieved J. Kennedy
- D. Navarro flied out to left
- J. Cantu singled to left
- B.J. Upton popped out to catcher
- B. Zobrist grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 6

  Top 9th: Oakland
- R. Lugo relieved B. Meadows
- J. Payton singled to center
- N. Swisher singled to right, J. Payton to third
- D. Johnson popped out to second
- M. Scutaro grounded into double play shortstop to first, N. Swisher out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 6

  Bottom 9th: Tampa Bay
- H. Street relieved J. Duchscherer
- R. Baldelli popped out to shallow right center
- D. Young walked
- D. Young stole second
- C. Crawford flied out to left
- G. Norton singled to shortstop, D. Young to third
- D. Hollins ran for G. Norton
- T. Wigginton struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 8, Tampa Bay 6
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
N. Swisher N. Swisher
4-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Tampa Bay
R. Baldelli R. Baldelli
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI