Kansas City 5, Oakland 4, 10 innings
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(63-76)
  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 9 1
Kansas City 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 12 1
WP: J. Soria (2-3)
LP: J. Devine (4-1)
(59-79)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to deep right, D. DeJesus and M. Aviles scored, J. Guillen to third
- J. Guillen scored, B. Butler to third on wild pitch
- R. Shealy singled to left, B. Butler scored
Top 5th: Oakland
- B. Crosby singled to center, E. Patterson scored, R. Sweeney to third
- J. Cust doubled to deep center, B. Crosby and R. Sweeney scored
Top 6th: Oakland
- D. Barton homered to deep right
Bot 10th: Kansas City
- J. Gathright singled to left, E. German scored, M. Aviles to second
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Sweeney cf 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 .281
B. Crosby ss 5 1 1 1 0 1 1 .246
M. Sweeney dh 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .280
J. Cust lf 5 0 1 2 0 1 0 .228
K. Suzuki c 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 .286
D. Barton 1b 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .226
J. Hannahan 3b 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .220
A. Cunningham rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .300
E. Patterson 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 3 .197
 Totals 39 4 9 4 3 5 17  
 Batting
2B - J Cust (14, B Bannister).
3B - A Cunningham (1, B Bannister).
HR - D Barton (9, 6th inning off B Bannister 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Barton.
RBI - B Crosby (56), J Cust 2 (61), D Barton (41).
2-out RBI - J Cust 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hannahan 1, E Patterson 1, K Suzuki 1, R Sweeney 1, A Cunningham 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - B Crosby (16, ground ball).
DP - 2 (E Patterson-B Crosby, E Patterson-B Crosby-D Barton).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf-rf 4 1 3 0 0 0 1 .293
M. Aviles ss 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 .329
J. Guillen rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .248
    J. Gathright cf 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .250
B. Butler dh 4 1 1 2 0 2 1 .280
R. Shealy 1b 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 .250
M. Olivo c 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .260
M. Teahen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .240
A. Callaspo 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .301
E. German lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .240
 Totals 37 5 12 4 1 8 9  
 Batting
2B - B Butler (20, D Eveland); A Callaspo (4, D Eveland).
S - D DeJesus.
RBI - B Butler 2 (52), R Shealy (2), J Gathright (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Callaspo 1, B Butler 1.
GIDP - D DeJesus.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Olivo (6, 2nd base off D Eveland/K Suzuki).
CS - E German (3, 2nd base by D Eveland).
 
 Fielding
E - M Aviles (9, ground ball).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Eveland 6.0 10 4 4 0 5 0 4.28
H. Street 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.94
J. Devine (L, 4-1) 1.1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0.75
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bannister 7.0 7 4 1 2 3 1 5.56
R. Ramirez 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.81
J. Soria (W, 2-3) 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.80
WP - D Eveland.
IBB - A Cunningham (by R Ramirez), M Aviles (by J Devine).
BALK - J Soria.
Pitches-strikes - D Eveland 83-57; H Street 21-15; J Devine 25-15; B Bannister 108-69; R Ramirez 14-7; J Soria 25-19.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Eveland 6-5; H Street 4-0; J Devine 2-1; B Bannister 6-13; R Ramirez 1-1; J Soria 3-2.
Batters faced - D Eveland 26; H Street 6; J Devine 7; B Bannister 31; R Ramirez 5; J Soria 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Kevin Causey. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Time: 2:40.
Weather: 64 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, in from left.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 4, 2008 8:04 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
D. Barton Daric Barton
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
D. DeJesus David DeJesus
3-4