Minnesota 3, Oakland 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
Minnesota 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 X 3 6 2
WP: F. Liriano (4-3) S: J. Nathan (34)
LP: D. Braden (3-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Oakland
- M. Ellis safe at first on second baseman N. Punto's fielding error
- K. Suzuki flied out to left
- E. Brown singled to right, M. Ellis to second
- F. Thomas flied out to deep center
- J. Cust singled to second, M. Ellis scored, E. Brown to second
- B. Crosby flied out to right

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span walked
- N. Punto reached on bunt single to first, D. Span to second
- M. Redmond grounded out to first, D. Span to third, N. Punto to second
- J. Morneau singled to center, D. Span scored, N. Punto to third
- D. Young grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Morneau out at second

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

  Top 2nd: Oakland
- R. Davis fouled out to catcher
- D. Barton walked
- C. Pennington struck out swinging
- D. Barton to third
- K. Suzuki lined out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- R. Ruiz flied out to deep center
- B. Buscher struck out swinging
- B. Harris struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Oakland
- E. Brown singled to left
- F. Thomas struck out swinging
- B. Crosby grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- C. Gomez reached on bunt single to third
- D. Span hit by pitch, C. Gomez to second
- N. Punto struck out swinging
- M. Redmond singled to left, C. Gomez scored, D. Span to second, D. Span out at third
- J. Morneau flied out to center

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

  Top 4th: Oakland
- R. Davis flied out to right
- D. Barton grounded out to second
- C. Pennington singled to left
- C. Pennington stole second
- M. Ellis walked
- K. Suzuki grounded into fielder's choice, M. Ellis out at second

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

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- D. Young grounded out to pitcher
- R. Ruiz struck out swinging
- B. Buscher grounded out to first

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

  Top 5th: Oakland
- E. Brown walked
- F. Thomas struck out swinging
- J. Cust struck out swinging
- B. Crosby flied out to right center

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

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- B. Harris grounded out to pitcher
- C. Gomez struck out swinging
- D. Span struck out looking

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

  Top 6th: Oakland
- B. Bonser relieved F. Liriano
- R. Davis safe at first on third baseman B. Buscher's throwing error
- R. Davis stole second
- D. Barton popped out to shallow center
- C. Pennington grounded out to shortstop, R. Davis to third
- M. Ellis struck out looking

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

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- N. Punto singled to right center
- N. Punto stole second
- M. Redmond singled to center, N. Punto scored
- J. Morneau walked, M. Redmond to second
- D. Young grounded out to first, M. Redmond to third, J. Morneau to second
- R. Ruiz intentionally walked
- B. Buscher struck out swinging
- H. Street relieved D. Braden
- B. Harris struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Minnesota 3

  Top 7th: Oakland
- K. Suzuki struck out swinging
- E. Brown popped out to first
- F. Thomas fouled out to shallow right

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

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- C. Gomez flied out to deep center
- D. Span struck out swinging
- N. Punto grounded out to second

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

  Top 8th: Oakland
- D. Reyes relieved B. Bonser
- J. Cust walked
- J. Crain relieved D. Reyes
- B. Crosby flied out to center
- C. Gonzalez hit for R. Davis
- C. Gonzalez struck out swinging
- D. Barton flied out to right center

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

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- C. Gonzalez in center field
- A. Embree relieved H. Street
- M. Redmond fouled out to right
- J. Morneau flied out to center
- D. Young struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Oakland
- J. Nathan relieved J. Crain
- C. Pennington grounded out to second
- M. Ellis struck out swinging
- K. Suzuki flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Oakland 1, Minnesota 3
 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
E. Brown Emil Brown
2-3
 Minnesota
M. Redmond Mike Redmond
2-4
2 RBI