Oakland 7, Seattle 4
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(71-75)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 7 10 2
Seattle 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 11 1
WP: R. Lugo (6-0) S: H. Street (14)
LP: J. Washburn (9-14)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Seattle
- A. Beltre homered to deep left
Top 4th: Oakland
- D. Murphy walked, M. Piazza scored, M. Ellis to third, M. Scutaro to second
- K. Suzuki walked, M. Ellis scored, M. Scutaro to third, D. Murphy to second
- S. Stewart singled to center, M. Scutaro and D. Murphy scored, K. Suzuki to second
Bot 5th: Seattle
- R. Ibanez singled to right, I. Suzuki scored
- K. Johjima singled to center, R. Ibanez scored, J. Guillen to third
- J. Vidro grounded into fielder's choice, J. Guillen scored, K. Johjima out at second
Top 6th: Oakland
- M. Piazza singled to center, S. Stewart and D. Barton scored, N. Swisher to second
- M. Ellis singled to left, N. Swisher scored, M. Piazza to second, M. Piazza to third, M. Ellis to second on left fielder A. Jones' throwing error
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 1 3 2 0 1 0 .285
D. Barton 1b 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 .286
N. Swisher rf 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 .261
M. Piazza dh 5 1 3 2 0 1 0 .282
M. Ellis 2b 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 .276
M. Scutaro 3b 3 1 0 0 2 0 4 .264
D. Murphy ss 3 1 0 1 1 1 4 .220
K. Suzuki c 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 .244
K. Thompson cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .172
    D. Johnson ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .230
    J. DaVanon cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
 Totals 36 7 10 7 6 4 16  
 Batting
2B - M Piazza 2 (17, J Washburn 2); M Ellis (30, J Washburn).
RBI - D Murphy (17), K Suzuki (31), S Stewart 2 (47), M Piazza 2 (40), M Ellis (64).
2-out RBI - M Piazza 2, M Ellis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Scutaro 2, D Murphy 1, N Swisher 1, K Suzuki 1.
GIDP - D Barton.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - M Ellis (5, ground ball); D Murphy (5, ground ball).
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .350
A. Beltre 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .282
R. Ibanez dh 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .284
J. Guillen rf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .289
K. Johjima c 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .285
    J. Burke c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304
    J. Reed ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222
J. Vidro 1b 3 0 2 1 2 0 1 .315
    W. Bloomquist pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285
A. Jones lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .262
J. Lopez 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .259
Y. Betancourt ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 6 .287
 Totals 40 4 11 4 3 5 19  
 Batting
2B - J Vidro (23, D Braden); A Jones (2, A Brown).
HR - A Beltre (24, 3rd inning off D Braden 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Beltre (91), R Ibanez (92), K Johjima (58), J Vidro (56).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ibanez 1, Y Betancourt 4.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - A Jones (2, throw).
DP - 1 (J Lopez-Y Betancourt-J Vidro).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Braden 4.1 8 4 4 0 1 1 6.75
R. Lugo (W, 6-0) 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 5.84
A. Brown (H, 3) 1.1 1 0 0 2 1 0 3.74
A. Embree (H, 15) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.08
H. Street (S, 14) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.07
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Washburn (L, 9-14) 5.2 8 6 6 5 2 0 4.49
E. O'Flaherty 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 3.67
S. Green 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.88
J. Campillo 3.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.25
BALK - D Braden.
Pitches-strikes - D Braden 79-53; R Lugo 20-12; A Brown 25-14; A Embree 10-7; H Street 20-11; J Washburn 122-75; E O'Flaherty 5-1; S Green 13-7; J Campillo 32-20.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Braden 6-7; R Lugo 3-0; A Brown 2-1; A Embree 2-1; H Street 0-1; J Washburn 9-6; E O'Flaherty 0-0; S Green 1-0; J Campillo 2-5.
Batters faced - D Braden 23; R Lugo 6; A Brown 7; A Embree 3; H Street 4; J Washburn 29; E O'Flaherty 1; S Green 3; J Campillo 9.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--Bruce Dreckman.
Ejections: SEATTLE's Mclaren by Guccione (4th).
Time: 3:11.
Attendance: 26,676.
Weather: 77 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
SEATTLE CATCHER KENJI JOHJIMA LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEFT ARM INJURY.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 12, 2007 1:31 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
M. Piazza M. Piazza
3-5
2 RBI
 Seattle
A. Beltre A. Beltre
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI