Minnesota 4, Oakland 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 6 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 4 11 0
WP: P. Neshek (4-1)
LP: J. Kennedy (2-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Oakland
- E. Chavez homered to deep right center
Bot 4th: Minnesota
- N. Punto tripled to right, M. Redmond and J. Tyner scored
Top 7th: Oakland
- T. Buck singled to center, M. Kotsay and B. Crosby scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep right
Bot 9th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to center, L. Castillo scored, J. Bartlett to third
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Buck rf 5 0 1 2 0 3 2 .275
S. Stewart lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .306
N. Swisher 1b 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .256
E. Chavez 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .245
D. Johnson dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .257
M. Kotsay cf 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .237
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .258
B. Crosby ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .222
J. Kendall c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .226
    J. Cust ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .258
    K. Suzuki pr-c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
 Totals 31 3 6 3 6 10 17  
 Batting
2B - M Kotsay (9, B Bonser).
HR - E Chavez (15, 4th inning off B Bonser 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - E Chavez (46), T Buck 2 (22).
2-out RBI - T Buck 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Crosby 1, T Buck 1.
GIDP - D Johnson, E Chavez.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - B Crosby (8, 2nd base off M Guerrier/M Redmond), M Kotsay (1, 2nd base off P Neshek/M Redmond).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .309
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .256
J. Mauer dh 4 0 3 1 1 0 0 .312
M. Cuddyer rf 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .284
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .293
M. Redmond c 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .292
J. Kubel lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241
    J. Cirillo ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278
J. Tyner cf 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .284
N. Punto 3b 3 0 1 2 0 1 1 .212
    T. Hunter ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .300
    L. Ford lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
 Totals 34 4 11 4 5 5 17  
 Batting
2B - M Redmond (10, S Casilla).
3B - N Punto (3, D Haren); L Castillo (3, J Kennedy).
HR - J Morneau (25, 8th inning off S Casilla 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - N Punto 2 (18), J Morneau (76), J Mauer (40).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 4, M Redmond 1, T Hunter 1, J Bartlett 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - J Mauer (6, 2nd base off D Haren/J Kendall).
CS - J Tyner (2, 2nd base by D Haren/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (L Castillo-J Bartlett-J Morneau 2).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Haren 6.0 7 2 2 3 3 0 2.33
S. Casilla (BS, 1) 1.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 0.81
A. Embree 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 4.05
J. Kennedy (L, 2-8) 0.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.53
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bonser 6.1 5 3 3 3 6 1 4.68
M. Guerrier (BS, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.63
D. Reyes 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3.57
P. Neshek (W, 4-1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.59
WP - D Haren, P Neshek.
Pitches-strikes - D Haren 108-64; S Casilla 23-14; A Embree 21-16; J Kennedy 14-6; B Bonser 101-66; M Guerrier 13-9; D Reyes 18-8; P Neshek 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Haren 7-7; S Casilla 3-1; A Embree 0-0; J Kennedy 0-0; B Bonser 5-8; M Guerrier 1-0; D Reyes 2-0; P Neshek 1-0.
Batters faced - D Haren 27; S Casilla 6; A Embree 3; J Kennedy 3; B Bonser 26; M Guerrier 3; D Reyes 4; P Neshek 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 3:06.
Attendance: 36,737.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Sunday, Jul 15, 2007 5:44 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
E. Chavez E. Chavez
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Mauer J. Mauer
3-4
1 RBI