Kansas City 2, Oakland 1
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(13-26)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 7 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9 0
WP: J. Gobble (2-1) S: J. Soria (7)
LP: J. Duchscherer (3-3)
(19-18)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 9th: Kansas City
- J. Buck homered to deep right, A. Gordon scored
Bot 9th: Oakland
- S. Stewart singled to left, B. Crosby scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .289
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .255
M. Teahen rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .290
M. Sweeney dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .248
S. Costa lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .158
E. German 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 3 .304
A. Gordon 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .168
J. Buck c 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .296
T. Pena Jr. ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .237
 Totals 34 2 7 2 4 8 14  
 Batting
2B - M Grudzielanek (10, D Haren).
3B - E German (2, D Haren); D DeJesus (3, J Duchscherer).
HR - J Buck (6, 9th inning off J Duchscherer 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Buck 2 (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E German 2, M Grudzielanek 1, D DeJesus 2, S Costa 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - M Teahen (5, 2nd base off D Haren/J Kendall), A Gordon (2, 2nd base off J Duchscherer/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - M Teahen (2, catch).
Outfield assists - M Teahen (M Ellis at Home).
DP - 3 (T Pena Jr-A Gordon, A Gordon-T Pena Jr-A Gordon, M Teahen-J Buck).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Buck lf 4 0 1 0 1 2 2 .214
N. Swisher rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .287
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .255
M. Bradley cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .275
D. Johnson 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .387
J. Cust dh 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .310
B. Crosby ss 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .250
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .244
J. Kendall c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .183
    S. Stewart ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 33 1 9 1 4 8 21  
 Batting
3B - T Buck (3, G Meche).
RBI - S Stewart (13).
2-out RBI - S Stewart.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cust 1, M Bradley 1, D Johnson 1, T Buck 1.
GIDP - M Ellis, J Cust.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - B Crosby (5, 2nd base off G Meche/J Buck).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche 7.0 7 0 0 2 5 0 1.91
B. Duckworth 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.61
J. Gobble (W, 2-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.26
J. Soria (S, 7) 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 3.57
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Haren 8.0 4 0 0 4 8 0 1.64
J. Duchscherer (L, 3-3) 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 1 4.96
WP - J Soria.
Pitches-strikes - G Meche 109-65; B Duckworth 8-0; J Gobble 10-6; J Soria 23-15; D Haren 118-72; J Duchscherer 24-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Meche 10-5; B Duckworth 0-0; J Gobble 0-2; J Soria 0-1; D Haren 9-7; J Duchscherer 1-2.
Batters faced - G Meche 27; B Duckworth 2; J Gobble 3; J Soria 5; D Haren 32; J Duchscherer 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ron Kulpa. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Dan Iassogna.
Time: 2:44.
Attendance: 12,477.
Weather: 56 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
OAKLAND FIRST BASEMAN DAN JOHNSON EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SIXTH INNING.

Updated on Tuesday, May 15, 2007 12:56 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
J. Buck J. Buck
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Oakland
B. Crosby B. Crosby
2-3