Oakland 4, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 8 1
Oakland 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 X 4 7 0
WP: C. Gaudin (6-1) S: A. Embree (4)
LP: J. Santana (6-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo singled to left
- L. Castillo stole second
- N. Punto grounded out to first, L. Castillo to third
- M. Cuddyer walked
- J. Morneau grounded into double play shortstop to first, M. Cuddyer out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 0

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- S. Stewart popped out to pitcher
- M. Ellis doubled to left
- N. Swisher singled to left, M. Ellis scored
- D. Johnson walked, N. Swisher to second
- N. Swisher to third, D. Johnson to second on wild pitch
- E. Chavez walked
- B. Crosby grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. Chavez out at second

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter flied out to center
- M. Redmond fouled out to right
- J. Kubel singled to left
- J. Bartlett flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 1

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- J. Cust struck out looking
- M. Kotsay grounded out to pitcher
- J. Kendall flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 1

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Tyner ground rule double to deep center
- L. Castillo grounded out to second, J. Tyner to third
- N. Punto walked
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging, N. Punto stole second
- J. Morneau intentionally walked
- T. Hunter popped out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 1

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- S. Stewart singled to center
- M. Ellis flied out to deep right center
- N. Swisher walked, S. Stewart to second
- D. Johnson walked, S. Stewart to third, N. Swisher to second
- E. Chavez hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Stewart scored, N. Swisher to third
- B. Crosby singled to shortstop, N. Swisher scored, D. Johnson to third, D. Johnson scored, B. Crosby to third on shortstop J. Bartlett's throwing error
- J. Cust struck out looking

3 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 4

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- M. Redmond struck out swinging
- J. Kubel singled to center
- J. Bartlett walked, J. Kubel to second
- J. Tyner grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 4

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- M. Kotsay grounded out to pitcher
- J. Kendall singled to left
- S. Stewart lined into double play second to first, J. Kendall out at first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 4

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- L. Castillo singled to catcher
- N. Punto walked, L. Castillo to second
- M. Cuddyer singled to center, L. Castillo scored, N. Punto to second
- J. Morneau flied out to left
- T. Hunter grounded into fielder's choice, M. Cuddyer out at second
- M. Redmond grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Oakland 4

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- M. Ellis flied out to left
- N. Swisher grounded out to shortstop
- D. Johnson struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Oakland 4

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel homered to deep center
- J. Bartlett singled to left
- R. Flores relieved C. Gaudin
- J. Tyner flied out to center
- L. Castillo flied out to left
- N. Punto walked, J. Bartlett to second
- S. Casilla relieved R. Flores
- J. Bartlett stole third, N. Punto stole second
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 4

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- E. Chavez lined out to center
- B. Crosby flied out to right
- J. Cust struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 4

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau popped out to third
- T. Hunter struck out swinging
- M. Redmond struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 4

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- M. Guerrier relieved J. Santana
- M. Kotsay grounded out to shortstop
- J. Kendall grounded out to shortstop
- S. Stewart walked
- M. Ellis singled to left, S. Stewart to second
- N. Swisher walked, S. Stewart to third, M. Ellis to second
- C. Cali relieved M. Guerrier
- D. Johnson flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 4

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Marshall relieved S. Casilla
- J. Kubel grounded out to second
- J. Bartlett walked
- J. Cirillo hit for J. Tyner
- K. Calero relieved J. Marshall
- J. Tyner fouled out to first
- A. Embree relieved K. Calero
- L. Castillo flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 4

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- J. Cirillo at designated hitter
- E. Chavez singled to right
- B. Crosby fouled out to first
- J. Cust grounded into fielder's choice, E. Chavez out at second
- M. Kotsay grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 4

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- N. Punto flied out to right
- M. Cuddyer lined out to center
- J. Morneau grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 4
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Kubel J. Kubel
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
M. Ellis M. Ellis
2-4