Kansas City 9, Oakland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 9 12 0
Oakland 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 4 1
WP: B. Bannister (9-7)
LP: D. Meyer (0-1)
(60-63)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- E. German safe at first on right fielder J. Cust's fielding error, E. German to second
- J. Gathright sacrificed to first, E. German to third
- M. Grudzielanek tripled to deep right, E. German scored
- B. Butler doubled to deep left, M. Grudzielanek scored
- M. Teahen grounded out to second, B. Butler to third
- E. Brown homered to deep left center, B. Butler scored
- A. Gordon fouled out to third

4 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 4, Oakland 0

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- T. Buck grounded out to second
- S. Stewart grounded out to shortstop
- N. Swisher homered to deep center
- J. Cust doubled to deep right center
- M. Piazza grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Oakland 1

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Buck flied out to deep right
- T. Pena Jr. fouled out to first
- E. German walked
- J. Gathright grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Oakland 1

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- M. Ellis singled to center
- J. Hannahan grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ellis out at second
- D. Murphy fouled out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 4, Oakland 1

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to center
- B. Butler walked
- M. Teahen tripled to deep right center, B. Butler scored
- M. Teahen scored on wild pitch
- E. Brown flied out to deep center
- A. Gordon singled to center
- J. Buck flied out to center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 1

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- K. Suzuki walked
- T. Buck fouled out to left
- S. Stewart struck out swinging
- N. Swisher struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 1

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- T. Pena Jr. flied out to deep right
- E. German flied out to deep center
- J. Gathright flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 1

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- J. Cust grounded out to second
- M. Piazza grounded out to shortstop
- M. Ellis flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 1

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- K. Calero relieved D. Meyer
- M. Grudzielanek singled to right
- B. Butler grounded into fielder's choice, M. Grudzielanek out at second
- M. Teahen grounded into double play first to shortstop, B. Butler out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 1

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- J. Hannahan grounded out to first
- D. Murphy grounded out to first
- K. Suzuki struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 1

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- E. Brown popped out to first
- A. Gordon walked
- J. Buck grounded into double play pitcher to second to first, A. Gordon out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 1

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- T. Buck doubled to deep left
- J. DaVanon ran for T. Buck
- S. Stewart grounded out to shortstop, J. DaVanon to third
- N. Swisher grounded out to first, J. DaVanon scored
- J. Cust struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Oakland 2

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- J. DaVanon in center field
- S. Casilla relieved K. Calero
- T. Pena Jr. singled to left
- E. German grounded out to third, T. Pena Jr. to second
- J. Gathright singled to pitcher, T. Pena Jr. to third
- T. Pena Jr. scored, J. Gathright to third on wild pitch
- M. Grudzielanek reached on fielder's choice, J. Gathright scored
- B. Butler struck out swinging
- M. Teahen flied out to deep left center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Oakland 2

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- M. Piazza grounded out to shortstop
- M. Ellis popped out to first
- J. Hannahan lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Oakland 2

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- E. Brown flied out to left
- A. Gordon flied out to deep right
- J. Buck singled to left
- T. Pena Jr. fouled out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Oakland 2

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- D. Murphy fouled out to first
- K. Suzuki grounded out to shortstop
- J. DaVanon grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Oakland 2

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- J. Marshall relieved S. Casilla
- E. German singled to center
- J. Gathright singled to pitcher, E. German to second
- M. Grudzielanek grounded into fielder's choice, E. German to third, J. Gathright out at second
- B. Butler singled to center, E. German scored, M. Grudzielanek to second
- M. Teahen grounded out to pitcher, M. Grudzielanek to third, B. Butler to second
- E. Brown intentionally walked
- A. Gordon struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Oakland 2

  Bottom 9th: Oakland
- E. German at second
- J. Smith at first
- A. Gordon at third
- S. Stewart flied out to right
- N. Swisher flied out to right center
- J. Cust grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 9, Oakland 2
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Grudzielanek M. Grudzielanek
2-5
2 RBI
 Oakland
N. Swisher N. Swisher
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI