Minnesota 13, Oakland 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
Minnesota 0 3 3 0 4 3 0 0 X 13 16 1
WP: K. Slowey (10-8)
LP: S. Gallagher (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- M. Ellis singled to center
- E. Patterson struck out swinging
- J. Cust struck out looking
- F. Thomas flied out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span walked
- N. Punto flied out to deep center
- J. Mauer flied out to deep center
- D. Span stole second
- J. Morneau struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 0, Minnesota 0

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- K. Suzuki homered to deep left
- B. Crosby singled to shortstop
- C. Gonzalez struck out swinging
- J. Hannahan struck out swinging
- D. Barton flied out to left

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel singled to right center
- R. Ruiz flied out to right
- B. Buscher homered to deep right, J. Kubel scored
- B. Harris singled to right
- C. Gomez struck out swinging
- D. Span tripled to deep right center, B. Harris scored
- N. Punto grounded out to second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Minnesota 3

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- M. Ellis grounded out to second
- E. Patterson singled to left
- J. Cust struck out swinging
- F. Thomas struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Minnesota 3

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to left
- J. Morneau doubled to deep left center, J. Mauer scored
- J. Kubel flied out to deep right, J. Morneau to third
- R. Ruiz singled to right, J. Morneau scored
- B. Buscher flied out to center
- B. Harris doubled to deep left, R. Ruiz scored
- C. Gomez grounded out to second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Minnesota 6

  Top 4th: Oakland
- K. Suzuki grounded out to pitcher
- B. Crosby safe at first on B. Buscher's throwing error
- C. Gonzalez struck out swinging
- J. Hannahan doubled to deep center, B. Crosby scored
- D. Barton struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 6

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- D. Span grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto walked
- J. Mauer grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, N. Punto out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 6

  Top 5th: Oakland
- M. Ellis fouled out to third
- E. Patterson flied out to left center
- J. Cust struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 6

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau doubled to left
- J. Kubel flied out to left
- R. Ruiz walked
- B. Buscher singled to center, J. Morneau scored, R. Ruiz to third, B. Buscher to second advancing on throw
- B. Harris hit sacrifice fly to center
- C. Gomez homered to deep left, B. Buscher scored
- D. Span grounded out to second

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 10

  Top 6th: Oakland
- F. Thomas grounded out to third
- K. Suzuki grounded out to second
- B. Crosby struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 10

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- R. Bowen catching
- C. Pennington at shortstop
- S. Casilla relieved S. Gallagher
- N. Punto doubled to center
- J. Mauer walked
- J. Morneau singled to left, N. Punto to third, J. Mauer to second
- J. Kubel lined out to first
- R. Ruiz singled to right, N. Punto scored, J. Mauer to third, J. Morneau to second
- B. Buscher singled to right center, J. Morneau and J. Mauer scored, R. Ruiz to third
- B. Harris grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, B. Buscher out at second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 13

  Top 7th: Oakland
- C. Gonzalez struck out swinging
- J. Hannahan struck out swinging
- D. Barton flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 13

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- R. Davis in center field
- C. Gonzalez in right field
- C. Gomez fouled out to first
- D. Span grounded out to second
- N. Punto singled to right
- J. Mauer flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 13

  Top 8th: Oakland
- B. Bass relieved K. Slowey
- M. Ellis singled to center
- E. Patterson flied out to center
- M. Ellis to second on wild pitch
- R. Davis grounded out to shortstop, M. Ellis to third
- F. Thomas walked
- R. Bowen grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 13

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- J. Devine relieved S. Casilla
- M. Lamb hit for J. Morneau
- M. Lamb walked
- J. Kubel grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Lamb out at second
- R. Ruiz grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 13

  Top 9th: Oakland
- M. Lamb at first
- C. Pennington grounded out to second
- C. Gonzalez grounded out to second
- J. Hannahan grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 2, Minnesota 13
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
K. Suzuki Kurt Suzuki
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
B. Buscher Brian Buscher
3-4, 1 HR
5 RBI