Oakland 2, Tampa Bay 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(71-47)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0
Oakland 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 2 4 1
WP: G. Gonzalez (1-1) S: B. Ziegler (2)
LP: S. Kazmir (8-6)
(55-63)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Oakland
- B. Crosby homered to deep left center, E. Brown scored
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura hit sacrifice fly to left, B. Zobrist scored, J. Bartlett to third
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 .279
B.J. Upton cf 3 0 1 0 1 2 1 .265
C. Pena 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .242
R. Baldelli rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286
    G. Gross rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
W. Aybar 3b 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .228
J. Ruggiano lf 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .265
    E. Hinske ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247
D. Navarro c 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .297
B. Zobrist ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 3 .232
J. Bartlett dh 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 31 1 6 1 5 5 18  
 Batting
2B - J Bartlett (14, G Gonzalez); B Zobrist (3, G Gonzalez).
SF - A Iwamura.
RBI - A Iwamura (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, D Navarro 1, B Upton 1, A Iwamura 1, B Zobrist 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - J Bartlett (5, 3rd base by G Gonzalez).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Sweeney rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .287
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .231
F. Thomas dh 4 0 1 0 0 3 1 .253
E. Brown lf 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .249
B. Crosby ss 3 1 1 2 0 0 2 .249
C. Gonzalez cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .274
K. Suzuki c 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .288
D. Barton 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .210
C. Pennington 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
    J. Hannahan 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
 Totals 28 2 4 2 2 9 8  
 Batting
2B - F Thomas (6, S Kazmir).
HR - B Crosby (7, 2nd inning off S Kazmir 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Crosby 2 (51).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Brown 1, B Crosby 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - M Ellis (13, 2nd base off G Balfour/D Navarro).
 
 Fielding
E - D Barton (9, ground ball).
Outfield assists - E Brown (W Aybar at 1st base).
DP - 1 (E Brown-B Crosby-M Ellis).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Kazmir (L, 8-6) 5.0 2 2 2 2 6 1 3.22
J.P. Howell 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.41
G. Balfour 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.26
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Gonzalez (W, 1-1) 5.0 5 1 1 4 5 0 4.09
J. Blevins (H, 2) 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.50
J. Devine (H, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.01
B. Ziegler (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
HBP - K Suzuki (by S Kazmir).
Pitches-strikes - S Kazmir 97-54; J Howell 20-12; G Balfour 19-13; G Gonzalez 104-65; J Blevins 23-12; J Devine 10-5; B Ziegler 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Kazmir 2-7; J Howell 3-2; G Balfour 1-0; G Gonzalez 2-7; J Blevins 2-4; J Devine 1-1; B Ziegler 1-2.
Batters faced - S Kazmir 20; J Howell 7; G Balfour 4; G Gonzalez 23; J Blevins 7; J Devine 3; B Ziegler 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian O'Nora. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Tom Hallion.
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 14,284.
Weather: 62 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 13, 2008 12:47 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
J. Bartlett Jason Bartlett
2-4
 Oakland
B. Crosby Bobby Crosby
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI