Kansas City 3, Oakland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(16-16)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
Kansas City 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 X 3 8 1
WP: J. Gobble (1-1) S: J. Soria (6)
LP: J. Duchscherer (3-2)
(11-23)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- S. Costa singled to center, A. Gordon scored
Top 4th: Oakland
- D. Johnson homered to deep right, N. Swisher scored
Bot 4th: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to left center, M. Teahen scored
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney homered to deep left center
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .240
M. Ellis 2b 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .248
E. Chavez 3b 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 .246
N. Swisher rf 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .292
D. Johnson 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .326
B. Crosby ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
J. Cust dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .200
J. Kendall c 4 0 3 0 0 1 0 .184
C. Snelling cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .389
 Totals 30 2 6 2 5 8 10  
 Batting
HR - D Johnson (2, 4th inning off G Meche 1 on, 0 Out).
S - S Stewart.
RBI - D Johnson 2 (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Stewart 1, E Chavez 1.
GIDP - D Johnson.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Snelling (M Teahen at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (M Ellis-D Haren).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .296
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .258
M. Teahen rf 3 1 2 0 1 1 0 .298
M. Sweeney 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .270
    E. German 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
A. Gordon 3b-1b 3 1 0 0 0 2 3 .175
B. Butler dh 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 .276
S. Costa lf 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .143
J. Buck c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .292
T. Pena Jr. ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .225
 Totals 30 3 8 3 1 7 14  
 Batting
2B - M Teahen 2 (6, D Haren, J Duchscherer); B Butler (2, D Haren).
HR - M Sweeney (4, 8th inning off J Duchscherer 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - S Costa (1), B Butler (3), M Sweeney (15).
2-out RBI - S Costa, B Butler, M Sweeney.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Costa 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - A Gordon (7, dropped foul ball).
Outfield assists - M Teahen (J Kendall at Home).
DP - 2 (M Teahen-J Buck, J Gobble-T Pena Jr-M Sweeney).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Haren 6.0 6 2 2 1 7 0 1.89
K. Calero 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.52
J. Duchscherer (L, 3-2) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.40
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche 6.0 3 2 1 4 7 1 2.15
D. Riske 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.70
J. Gobble (W, 1-1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.35
J. Soria (S, 6) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.87
WP - D Haren.
HBP - A Gordon (by D Haren).
Pitches-strikes - D Haren 102-65; K Calero 14-7; J Duchscherer 8-8; G Meche 111-69; D Riske 9-7; J Gobble 12-4; J Soria 20-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Haren 5-5; K Calero 0-3; J Duchscherer 2-0; G Meche 7-4; D Riske 1-1; J Gobble 2-1; J Soria 0-2.
Batters faced - D Haren 25; K Calero 3; J Duchscherer 4; G Meche 25; D Riske 4; J Gobble 3; J Soria 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--Marty Foster. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 2:41.
Attendance: 10,974.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, in from right.

Updated on Wednesday, May 9, 2007 10:59 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
D. Johnson D. Johnson
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI