Oakland 6, Cincinnati 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(27-44)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 1
Oakland 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 X 6 10 0
WP: J. Blanton (7-4)
LP: K. Lohse (3-9)
(38-31)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper flied out to right
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to first
- K. Griffey Jr. popped out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 0, Oakland 0

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- T. Buck singled to center
- M. Kotsay flied out to left
- N. Swisher singled to center, T. Buck to second
- E. Chavez walked, T. Buck to third, N. Swisher to second
- J. Cust struck out swinging
- M. Ellis safe at first on shortstop A. Gonzalez's fielding error, T. Buck scored, N. Swisher to third, E. Chavez to second
- D. Johnson grounded out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips grounded out to second
- A. Dunn flied out to right center
- E. Encarnacion singled to left
- J. Hamilton struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 0, Oakland 1

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- B. Crosby struck out looking
- J. Kendall fouled out to catcher
- T. Buck grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 0, Oakland 1

  Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- A. Gonzalez singled to shortstop
- A. Gonzalez to second on wild pitch
- D. Ross singled to left center, A. Gonzalez to third
- N. Hopper grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Gonzalez scored, D. Ross out at second
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- M. Kotsay grounded out to first
- N. Swisher singled to center
- E. Chavez struck out swinging
- J. Cust struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 1

  Top 4th: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to first
- B. Phillips struck out swinging
- A. Dunn popped out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 1

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- M. Ellis singled to left center
- D. Johnson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, M. Ellis out at second
- B. Crosby grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 1

  Top 5th: Cincinnati
- B. Crosby singled to center
- J. Hamilton grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, E. Encarnacion out at second
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 1

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- J. Kendall singled to center
- J. Kendall to second on wild pitch
- T. Buck walked
- M. Kotsay singled to right, J. Kendall to third, T. Buck to second
- N. Swisher grounded out to first, J. Kendall scored, T. Buck to third, M. Kotsay to second
- E. Chavez hit sacrifice fly to deep right, T. Buck scored, M. Kotsay to third
- J. Cust walked
- M. Ellis homered to deep left, J. Cust and M. Kotsay scored
- D. Johnson singled to deep right center
- B. Crosby walked, D. Johnson to second
- B. Salmon relieved K. Lohse
- J. Kendall grounded into fielder's choice, B. Crosby out at second

5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6

  Top 6th: Cincinnati
- D. Ross grounded out to third
- N. Hopper flied out to right
- S. Hatteberg singled to left
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to shallow right, S. Hatteberg to second
- B. Phillips struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- T. Buck flied out to left
- M. Kotsay grounded out to pitcher
- N. Swisher singled to right
- E. Chavez flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6

  Top 7th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- J. Hamilton grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- V. Santos relieved B. Salmon
- J. Cust singled to center
- M. Ellis flied out to deep center
- J. Cust to second on wild pitch
- D. Johnson struck out looking
- B. Crosby grounded out to catcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6

  Top 8th: Cincinnati
- A. Gonzalez singled to left
- D. Ross fouled out to third
- N. Hopper grounded out to second, A. Gonzalez to second
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- J. Kendall flied out to left
- T. Buck struck out swinging
- M. Kotsay fouled out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6

  Top 9th: Cincinnati
- A. Embree relieved J. Blanton
- K. Griffey Jr. fouled out to third
- B. Phillips singled to right
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- E. Encarnacion flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Oakland 6
 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
E. Encarnacion E. Encarnacion
2-4
 Oakland
M. Ellis M. Ellis
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI