Cincinnati 5, Oakland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(28-44)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 10 0
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 4 0
WP: H. Bailey (2-0) S: D. Weathers (14)
LP: C. Gaudin (6-2)
(38-32)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Gonzalez singled to shallow center, A. Dunn and J. Conine scored, J. Hamilton to third
- J. Valentin hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Hamilton scored
Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Oakland
- M. Kotsay doubled to deep right center, T. Buck scored
Top 8th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin doubled to deep right, E. Encarnacion scored, J. Hamilton to third
Bot 8th: Oakland
- K. Suzuki homered to deep left
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Hatteberg dh 3 0 1 0 2 0 1 .297
B. Phillips 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 .275
K. Griffey Jr. rf 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .290
A. Dunn lf 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 .267
    N. Hopper lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .266
J. Conine 1b 5 1 1 0 0 2 1 .299
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 .271
J. Hamilton cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .261
A. Gonzalez ss 4 0 1 2 0 1 3 .265
J. Valentin c 3 0 2 2 0 0 1 .235
    D. Ross c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .195
 Totals 36 5 10 5 5 9 19  
 Batting
2B - S Hatteberg (10, C Gaudin); J Valentin (6, C Lewis).
HR - K Griffey Jr (19, 3rd inning off C Gaudin 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Valentin.
RBI - A Gonzalez 2 (32), J Valentin 2 (12), K Griffey Jr (44).
2-out RBI - J Valentin.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 1, B Phillips 3, E Encarnacion 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (B Phillips-A Gonzalez-J Conine, A Gonzalez-B Phillips-J Conine).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Buck lf 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .280
M. Kotsay cf 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .254
N. Swisher rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .291
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .241
J. Cust dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .267
M. Ellis 2b 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .265
D. Johnson 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .249
B. Crosby ss 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .236
K. Suzuki c 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .444
 Totals 29 2 4 2 6 5 12  
 Batting
2B - M Kotsay (4, H Bailey).
HR - K Suzuki (1, 8th inning off T Coffey 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Kotsay (7), K Suzuki (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Chavez 1, B Crosby 1.
GIDP - T Buck, B Crosby.
Team LOB - 6.
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
H. Bailey (W, 2-0) 7.0 2 1 1 4 3 0 4.00
T. Coffey 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.97
J. Coutlangus (H, 7) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.88
D. Weathers (S, 14) 1.1 1 0 0 1 2 0 3.34
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Gaudin (L, 6-2) 6.2 7 4 4 2 4 1 3.05
J. Marshall 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.13
C. Lewis 0.2 2 1 1 2 0 0 9.00
S. Casilla 1.1 1 0 0 0 4 0 0.00
WP - C Gaudin, S Casilla.
IBB - S Hatteberg (by C Lewis).
Pitches-strikes - H Bailey 93-56; T Coffey 6-4; J Coutlangus 10-4; D Weathers 22-14; C Gaudin 106-64; J Marshall 12-5; C Lewis 21-8; S Casilla 20-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - H Bailey 11-7; T Coffey 1-0; J Coutlangus 1-0; D Weathers 0-2; C Gaudin 8-8; J Marshall 0-0; C Lewis 0-2; S Casilla 0-0.
Batters faced - H Bailey 25; T Coffey 2; J Coutlangus 2; D Weathers 6; C Gaudin 29; J Marshall 2; C Lewis 6; S Casilla 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Rick Reed. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 19,351.
Weather: 65 degrees, clear.
Wind: 17 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY OAKLAND'S KURT SUZUKI IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Wednesday, Jun 20, 2007 5:58 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. Valentin J. Valentin
2-3
2 RBI
 Oakland
K. Suzuki K. Suzuki
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI