Texas 4, Oakland 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(9-9)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 11 0
Texas 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 X 4 8 0
WP: W. Eyre (1-0) S: A. Otsuka (2)
LP: J. Duchscherer (1-1)
(8-10)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- S. Stewart grounded out to third
- N. Swisher flied out to deep center
- E. Chavez doubled to right
- M. Piazza fouled out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Texas 0

  Bottom 1st: Texas
- K. Lofton reached on bunt single to pitcher
- K. Lofton stole second
- F. Catalanotto struck out swinging
- M. Young popped out to right center
- M. Teixeira grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Texas 0

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- M. Bradley grounded out to second
- T. Buck struck out swinging
- B. Crosby struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Texas 0

  Bottom 2nd: Texas
- S. Sosa struck out swinging
- H. Blalock tripled to deep right
- I. Kinsler singled to left, H. Blalock scored
- N. Cruz doubled to right, I. Kinsler to third
- G. Laird lined into double play, N. Cruz out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Texas 1

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- J. Kendall struck out swinging
- M. Ellis flied out to deep right center
- S. Stewart grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Texas 1

  Bottom 3rd: Texas
- K. Lofton walked
- K. Lofton stole second
- F. Catalanotto grounded out to first, K. Lofton to third
- M. Young grounded out to third
- M. Teixeira grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Texas 1

  Top 4th: Oakland
- N. Swisher struck out swinging
- E. Chavez singled to center
- M. Piazza doubled to deep center, E. Chavez scored
- M. Bradley struck out swinging
- T. Buck grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Texas 1

  Bottom 4th: Texas
- S. Sosa struck out swinging
- H. Blalock fouled out to third
- I. Kinsler grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Texas 1

  Top 5th: Oakland
- B. Crosby singled to right
- B. Crosby stole second
- J. Kendall flied out to right
- M. Ellis flied out to center
- S. Stewart homered to deep left, B. Crosby scored
- N. Swisher doubled to deep right
- E. Chavez struck out looking

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Bottom 5th: Texas
- N. Cruz struck out swinging
- G. Laird grounded out to pitcher
- K. Lofton struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Top 6th: Oakland
- M. Piazza popped out to shortstop
- M. Bradley singled to shortstop
- T. Buck grounded into double play second to first, M. Bradley out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Bottom 6th: Texas
- N. Swisher in center field
- T. Walker at first
- F. Catalanotto walked
- M. Young struck out swinging
- M. Teixeira struck out looking, F. Catalanotto stole second
- S. Sosa flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Top 7th: Oakland
- B. Crosby singled to left
- J. Kendall grounded into fielder's choice, B. Crosby out at second
- M. Ellis singled to left, J. Kendall to second
- W. Eyre relieved R. Tejeda
- S. Stewart flied out to center
- N. Swisher grounded out to first

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Bottom 7th: Texas
- A. Embree relieved C. Gaudin
- H. Blalock singled to right
- I. Kinsler struck out swinging
- H. Blalock stole second
- N. Cruz struck out swinging
- J. Duchscherer relieved A. Embree
- G. Laird flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Top 8th: Oakland
- E. Chavez lined out to shortstop
- M. Piazza singled to center
- T. Walker flied out to left
- T. Buck walked, M. Piazza to second
- B. Crosby grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 1

  Bottom 8th: Texas
- K. Lofton singled to right
- F. Catalanotto doubled to deep right, K. Lofton to third
- J. Hairston Jr. ran for F. Catalanotto
- M. Young struck out looking
- M. Teixeira walked
- S. Sosa walked, K. Lofton scored, J. Hairston Jr. to third, M. Teixeira to second
- H. Street relieved J. Duchscherer
- H. Blalock singled to right, J. Hairston Jr. and M. Teixeira scored, S. Sosa to third
- I. Kinsler struck out swinging
- N. Cruz popped out to center

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 4

  Top 9th: Oakland
- J. Hairston Jr. in left field
- E. Gagne relieved W. Eyre
- J. Kendall grounded out to pitcher
- A. Otsuka relieved E. Gagne
- M. Ellis walked
- S. Stewart singled to left, M. Ellis to second
- N. Swisher struck out looking
- E. Chavez fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 3, Texas 4
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
S. Stewart S. Stewart
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Texas
H. Blalock H. Blalock
3-4
2 RBI