Oakland 7, Cleveland 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 4 9 1
Oakland 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 X 7 9 0
WP: C. Gaudin (3-2) S: H. Street (36)
LP: C.C. Sabathia (11-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore homered to deep right
Bot 4th: Oakland
- M. Ellis hit sacrifice fly to deep left, F. Thomas scored
- M. Scutaro singled to left, J. Payton scored, N. Swisher to third, M. Scutaro to second advancing on throw
- J. Kendall singled to shallow center, M. Scutaro and N. Swisher scored
Top 5th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez singled to center, G. Sizemore scored, J. Michaels to third
- R. Garko singled to right, J. Michaels scored, V. Martinez to second
Bot 6th: Oakland
- J. Kendall singled to left, M. Scutaro and M. Ellis scored, A. Perez to second
- M. Bradley singled to right, A. Perez scored, J. Kendall to third, M. Kotsay to second
Top 9th: Cleveland
- J. Michaels hit sacrifice fly to deep center, A. Marte scored, K. Shoppach to third
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 .294
J. Michaels lf 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 .266
V. Martinez 1b 4 0 2 1 1 2 2 .317
R. Garko dh 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .299
C. Blake rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .284
J. Peralta ss 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .251
J. Inglett 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .262
A. Marte 3b 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .227
K. Shoppach c 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .265
 Totals 35 4 9 4 4 13 14  
 Batting
2B - V Martinez (35, R Flores).
HR - G Sizemore (25, 3rd inning off R Harden 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Michaels.
RBI - G Sizemore (70), V Martinez (88), R Garko (32), J Michaels (55).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Blake 1, J Peralta 1, A Marte 1, R Garko 3.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - C Sabathia (3, throw).
DP - 1 (J Inglett-J Peralta-V Martinez).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 5 0 3 4 0 0 0 .296
B. Kielty lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .269
    M. Kotsay ph-cf 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 .277
M. Bradley rf 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .276
F. Thomas dh 3 1 0 0 1 2 4 .277
J. Payton cf-lf 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 .299
N. Swisher 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .254
M. Ellis 2b 3 1 1 1 0 1 3 .249
M. Scutaro ss 2 2 2 1 2 0 0 .257
A. Perez 3b 3 1 0 0 1 2 5 .099
 Totals 32 7 9 7 5 9 19  
 Batting
2B - N Swisher (23, C Sabathia).
SF - M Ellis.
RBI - M Ellis (50), M Scutaro (37), J Kendall 4 (44), M Bradley (45).
2-out RBI - J Kendall 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Payton 2, F Thomas 1, A Perez 1.
GIDP - M Bradley.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Kendall (10, 2nd base off C Sabathia/K Shoppach).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (L, 11-11) 5.1 7 7 4 3 5 0 3.36
B. Sikorski 0.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 5.17
A. Brown 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4.50
M. Miller 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.75
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Harden 3.0 2 1 1 1 7 1 3.79
C. Gaudin (W, 3-2) 1.1 2 2 2 3 2 0 2.87
K. Calero 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.33
J. Kennedy (H, 13) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.12
R. Flores 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.81
J. Witasick 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 7.36
H. Street (S, 36) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.84
WP - H Street.
HBP - N Swisher (by C Sabathia).
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 117-76; B Sikorski 15-7; A Brown 19-11; M Miller 11-5; R Harden 55-36; C Gaudin 39-21; K Calero 17-12; J Kennedy 8-6; R Flores 6-4; J Witasick 24-15; H Street 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 3-9; B Sikorski 0-0; A Brown 0-1; M Miller 2-1; R Harden 1-1; C Gaudin 1-1; K Calero 0-1; J Kennedy 1-1; R Flores 0-2; J Witasick 1-2; H Street 0-2.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 28; B Sikorski 4; A Brown 4; M Miller 3; R Harden 12; C Gaudin 9; K Calero 3; J Kennedy 3; R Flores 3; J Witasick 6; H Street 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Runge. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Time: 3:07.
Attendance: 20,452.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to right.

Updated on Friday, Sep 22, 2006 5:34 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore G. Sizemore
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
J. Kendall J. Kendall
3-5
4 RBI