Minnesota 4, Oakland 2
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(57-59)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 3 1
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 X 4 10 1
WP: K. Slowey (11-5) S: M. Capps (4)
LP: V. Mazzaro (6-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel ground rule double to left, O. Hudson scored, J. Mauer to third
Bot 7th: Minnesota
- J. Thome homered to right, O. Hudson and J. Mauer scored
Top 8th: Oakland
- C. Crisp doubled to right, C. Pennington scored
- K. Suzuki grounded into fielder's choice, C. Crisp scored, D. Barton out at third
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .272
D. Barton 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .270
K. Suzuki c 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .252
J. Cust dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .278
K. Kouzmanoff 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .260
M. Ellis 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .264
R. Davis rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .275
C. Carter lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .000
C. Pennington ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .260
 Totals 29 2 3 2 0 4 7 0 11  
 Batting
2B - C Crisp (8, J Rauch); C Pennington (20, J Rauch).
RBI - C Crisp (24), K Suzuki (51).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cust 1, C Pennington 1.
GIDP - M Ellis, R Davis.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - C Carter (1, field).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .270
O. Hudson 2b 4 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .285
J. Mauer c 3 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 .331
J. Kubel rf 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 6 .263
M. Cuddyer 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .271
J. Thome dh 4 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 3 .265
D. Valencia 3b 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .329
J. Repko lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .271
A. Casilla ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 .280
 Totals 34 4 10 4 1 5 6 1 20  
 Batting
2B - J Kubel (18, V Mazzaro); D Valencia (11, B Ziegler).
HR - J Thome (16, 7th inning off J Blevins 2 on, 2 Out).
S - D Span.
RBI - J Kubel (75), J Thome 3 (41).
2-out RBI - J Kubel, J Thome 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Span 2, J Kubel 1, M Cuddyer 2, J Thome 2, J Repko 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - A Casilla (4, 2nd base off M Wuertz/K Suzuki).
 
 Fielding
E - A Casilla (2, throw).
DP - 2 (D Valencia-O Hudson-M Cuddyer, A Casilla-O Hudson-M Cuddyer).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
V. Mazzaro (L, 6-5) 6.0 7 2 1 3 3 0 1.39 3.71  
J. Blevins 0.2 1 2 2 1 1 1 1.55 3.96  
B. Ziegler 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.42 3.55  
M. Wuertz 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.45 4.23  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
K. Slowey (W, 11-5) 7.0 0 0 0 3 5 0 1.23 4.22  
J. Rauch 0.1 2 2 2 1 1 0 1.41 3.38  
J. Crain (H, 12) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.13 2.90  
M. Capps (S, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.22 1.00  
WP - J Crain.
IBB - J Mauer (by M Wuertz).
HPB - M Ellis (by K Slowey).
Pitches-strikes - V Mazzaro 101-59; J Blevins 16-8; B Ziegler 6-5; M Wuertz 18-8; K Slowey 106-64; J Rauch 15-9; J Crain 11-6; M Capps 9-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - V Mazzaro 12-6; J Blevins 1-0; B Ziegler 0-1; M Wuertz 0-1; K Slowey 6-9; J Rauch 0-1; J Crain 1-0; M Capps 2-0.
Batters faced - V Mazzaro 29; J Blevins 4; B Ziegler 2; M Wuertz 5; K Slowey 25; J Rauch 4; J Crain 2; M Capps 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Adrian Johnson. 3B--Tim McClelland.

Updated on Monday, Aug 16, 2010 3:20 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
C. Crisp Coco Crisp
1-3
1 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Thome Jim Thome
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI