Oakland 3, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 5 0
Oakland 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 3 8 1
WP: J. Devine (4-0)
LP: C. Breslow (0-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span safe at first on second baseman E. Patterson's fielding error
- A. Casilla flied out to center
- J. Mauer singled to left, D. Span to second
- J. Morneau lined into double play shortstop to second, D. Span out at second

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

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- R. Davis singled to shortstop
- B. Crosby grounded out to third, R. Davis to second
- J. Cust walked
- F. Thomas popped out to second
- R. Sweeney lined out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- R. Ruiz struck out swinging
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop
- B. Harris grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- D. Barton flied out to deep center
- J. Hannahan flied out to left
- R. Bowen struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- N. Punto walked
- C. Gomez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, N. Punto out at second
- D. Span lined out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- E. Patterson grounded out to second
- R. Davis flied out to right
- B. Crosby singled to left
- J. Cust struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla grounded out to shortstop
- J. Mauer flied out to left
- J. Morneau doubled to deep right center
- R. Ruiz grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- F. Thomas doubled to deep left
- R. Sweeney singled to center, F. Thomas to third
- D. Barton grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, F. Thomas scored, R. Sweeney out at second
- J. Hannahan grounded out to second

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

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- D. Young struck out swinging
- B. Harris walked
- N. Punto grounded into double play shortstop to first, B. Harris out at second

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

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- R. Bowen flied out to right
- E. Patterson grounded out to second
- R. Davis flied out to center

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

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- C. Gomez fouled out to first
- D. Span singled to second
- A. Casilla reached on fielder's choice, D. Span to second
- D. Span stole third, A. Casilla stole second
- J. Mauer walked
- J. Morneau hit sacrifice fly to left, D. Span scored
- R. Ruiz grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- B. Crosby doubled to deep left center
- J. Cust flied out to left
- F. Thomas flied out to deep left
- R. Sweeney walked
- D. Barton singled to left, B. Crosby scored, R. Sweeney to second
- D. Reyes relieved N. Blackburn
- J. Hannahan struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- D. Young doubled to deep right
- B. Harris flied out to right, D. Young to third
- N. Punto singled to center, D. Young scored
- C. Gomez lined out to center
- N. Punto stole second
- D. Span grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- R. Bowen struck out swinging
- E. Patterson lined out to third
- B. Bonser relieved D. Reyes
- R. Davis struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Blevins relieved D. Eveland
- A. Casilla struck out swinging
- J. Mauer struck out looking
- J. Morneau flied out to deep right

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

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- B. Crosby flied out to deep center
- J. Cust flied out to deep right center
- F. Thomas struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Devine relieved J. Blevins
- J. Kubel hit for R. Ruiz
- J. Kubel grounded out to third
- D. Young walked
- B. Harris grounded into double play third to second to first, D. Young out at second

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

  Bottom 9th: Oakland
- J. Kubel at designated hitter
- C. Breslow relieved B. Bonser
- R. Sweeney singled to left center
- D. Barton sacrificed to pitcher, R. Sweeney to second
- E. Brown hit for J. Hannahan
- J. Crain relieved C. Breslow
- E. Brown walked
- K. Suzuki hit for R. Bowen
- C. Pennington ran for E. Brown
- K. Suzuki doubled to deep left center, R. Sweeney scored, C. Pennington to third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Oakland 3
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Morneau Justin Morneau
1-3
1 RBI
 Oakland
B. Crosby Bobby Crosby
2-4