Oakland 7, Texas 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(73-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 1
Oakland 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 X 7 8 0
WP: J. Outman (1-0)
LP: S. Feldman (5-7)
(68-80)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Texas
- N. Cruz doubled to deep right, M. Byrd scored, H. Blalock out at home, N. Cruz to third advancing on throw
Bot 4th: Oakland
- J. Cust homered to deep left center, R. Sweeney scored
Bot 5th: Oakland
- A. Cunningham singled to right, C. Pennington and R. Davis scored, J. Cust to third
- B. Crosby doubled to deep right center, J. Cust, D. Barton and A. Cunningham scored, B. Crosby to third on right fielder N. Cruz's fielding error
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Laird c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .288
M. Young ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
J. Hamilton cf 4 0 2 0 0 2 0 .306
M. Bradley dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .325
    T. Teagarden ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .367
    B. Boggs ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .230
M. Byrd lf 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .295
H. Blalock 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .266
N. Cruz rf 3 0 1 1 1 0 3 .306
C. Davis 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .276
G. Duran 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .219
 Totals 31 1 7 1 3 6 15  
 Batting
2B - N Cruz (4, J Outman); G Laird (23, J Outman).
RBI - N Cruz (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Cruz 1, C Davis 1.
GIDP - M Bradley.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Byrd (6, 2nd base off J Outman/R Bowen).
 
 Fielding
E - N Cruz (2, bobble).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Davis cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .266
C. Pennington 2b 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .241
R. Sweeney rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .287
J. Cust dh 3 2 1 2 1 1 1 .230
A. Cunningham lf 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .293
D. Barton 1b 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .214
B. Crosby ss 4 0 2 3 0 1 1 .246
J. Hannahan 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .217
R. Bowen c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .169
 Totals 32 7 8 7 3 4 8  
 Batting
2B - R Sweeney 2 (16, S Feldman 2); B Crosby (37, L Mendoza).
HR - J Cust (29, 4th inning off S Feldman 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Cust 2 (68), A Cunningham 2 (7), B Crosby 3 (60).
2-out RBI - A Cunningham 2, B Crosby 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cust 1, J Hannahan 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - R Davis (24, 2nd base off S Feldman/G Laird), A Cunningham (2, 2nd base off L Mendoza/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Sweeney (H Blalock at Home).
DP - 2 (D Barton-B Crosby, B Crosby-C Pennington-D Barton).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Feldman (L, 5-7) 4.2 7 6 6 2 2 1 5.27
L. Mendoza 1.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 8.02
J. Rupe 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.50
W. Madrigal 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Outman (W, 1-0) 5.0 4 1 1 2 3 0 3.86
H. Street 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
J. Blevins 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.09
J. Devine 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.68
B. Ziegler 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.51
IBB - D Barton (by L Mendoza).
Pitches-strikes - S Feldman 84-52; L Mendoza 25-13; J Rupe 7-5; W Madrigal 9-7; J Outman 74-46; H Street 16-9; J Blevins 16-9; J Devine 19-12; B Ziegler 16-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Feldman 6-6; L Mendoza 1-2; J Rupe 1-1; W Madrigal 1-2; J Outman 6-4; H Street 1-1; J Blevins 1-1; J Devine 1-2; B Ziegler 1-1.
Batters faced - S Feldman 23; L Mendoza 6; J Rupe 3; W Madrigal 3; J Outman 18; H Street 3; J Blevins 4; J Devine 4; B Ziegler 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Angel Campos. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Mike Dimuro.
Ejections: TEXAS' Bradley by Campos (4th).
Time: 2:28.
Attendance: 21,102.
Weather: 63 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
TEXAS DESIGNATED HITTER MILTON BRADLEY WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE CHRIS GUCCIONE IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING FOR ARGUING AN OUT CALLED ON A DOUBLE PLAY.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 13, 2008 6:45 pm ET

 
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