Kansas City 5, Oakland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(49-59)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 5 5 0
Oakland 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 1
WP: G. Meche (9-9) S: J. Soria (29)
LP: G. Smith (5-10)
(53-53)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus safe at first on first baseman J. Hannahan's fielding error
- M. Aviles flied out to right
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus picked off at first, pitcher to first

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

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- E. Patterson fouled out to left
- R. Sweeney struck out swinging
- K. Suzuki fouled out to catcher

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Guillen struck out swinging
- B. Butler walked
- A. Gordon struck out swinging
- M. Teahen struck out looking

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

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- C. Gonzalez lined out to deep right
- J. Cust walked
- M. Ellis flied out to deep center
- J. Hannahan flied out to center

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Buck flied out to right center
- R. Gload grounded out to second
- D. DeJesus grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- B. Crosby doubled to deep left
- B. Conrad struck out looking
- E. Patterson struck out swinging
- R. Sweeney flied out to right center

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Aviles tripled to deep center
- M. Grudzielanek hit sacrifice fly to left center, M. Aviles scored
- J. Guillen struck out swinging
- B. Butler grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- K. Suzuki grounded out to shortstop
- C. Gonzalez struck out swinging
- J. Cust doubled to right center
- M. Ellis singled to center, J. Cust scored
- J. Hannahan struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon flied out to center
- M. Teahen grounded out to second
- J. Buck grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- B. Crosby grounded out to shortstop
- B. Conrad struck out swinging
- E. Patterson grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- R. Gload popped out to second
- D. DeJesus lined out to left center
- M. Aviles homered to deep left
- M. Grudzielanek fouled out to first

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

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- R. Sweeney struck out swinging
- K. Suzuki grounded out to shortstop
- C. Gonzalez struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- J. Guillen walked
- M. Maier ran for J. Guillen
- B. Butler flied out to deep center
- A. Gordon doubled to right center, M. Maier to third
- M. Teahen grounded into fielder's choice, M. Maier out at home, A. Gordon to third
- J. Buck homered to deep left center, M. Teahen and A. Gordon scored
- R. Gload flied out to left

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Oakland 1

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- D. DeJesus in left field
- M. Maier in center field
- M. Teahen in right field
- J. Cust flied out to center
- M. Ellis doubled to right center
- J. Hannahan singled to right, M. Ellis to third
- B. Crosby grounded out to pitcher, M. Ellis scored, J. Hannahan to second
- E. Brown hit for B. Conrad
- E. Brown walked
- E. Patterson popped out to left

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Oakland 2

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- W. Bankston at first
- J. Hannahan at third
- E. Brown in left field
- J. Blevins relieved G. Smith
- D. DeJesus grounded out to second
- M. Aviles grounded out to second
- M. Grudzielanek hit by pitch
- M. Maier struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Oakland 2

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- R. Mahay relieved G. Meche
- R. Sweeney grounded out to second
- K. Suzuki walked
- C. Gonzalez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, K. Suzuki out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Oakland 2

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- L. DiNardo relieved J. Blevins
- B. Butler flied out to deep right
- A. Gordon grounded out to first
- M. Teahen singled to shortstop
- J. Buck struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Oakland 2

  Bottom 9th: Oakland
- J. Soria relieved R. Mahay
- J. Cust struck out looking
- M. Ellis lined out to second
- J. Hannahan singled to center
- B. Crosby struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Oakland 2
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Aviles Mike Aviles
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
M. Ellis Mark Ellis
2-4
1 RBI