Oakland 8, Texas 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 1 8 12 0
Texas 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 6 2
WP: G. Gonzalez (12-8)
LP: C. Lewis (9-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Oakland
- D. Barton hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Davis scored, C. Pennington to third
Bot 3rd: Texas
- J. Hamilton singled to shallow center, J. Borbon scored
Top 4th: Oakland
- M. Ellis homered to deep left center
Top 5th: Oakland
- K. Suzuki safe at first on pitcher C. Lewis' throwing error, C. Pennington scored, D. Barton to third
- J. Cust grounded into double play first to shortstop, D. Barton scored, K. Suzuki out at second
Top 6th: Oakland
- K. Kouzmanoff homered to deep center
- C. Pennington sacrificed to pitcher, G. Gross scored, R. Davis to second
- C. Crisp singled to center, R. Davis scored
Bot 6th: Texas
- J. Hamilton homered to deep right
Top 9th: Oakland
- M. Carson hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Cust scored, K. Kouzmanoff to third, M. Ellis to second
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 .274
D. Barton 1b 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 .279
K. Suzuki c 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .245
J. Cust dh 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 .275
K. Kouzmanoff 3b 5 1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .262
M. Ellis 2b 5 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .252
J. Larish lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    G. Gross pr-rf 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .236
    M. Carson ph-rf 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .195
R. Davis rf-lf 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .274
C. Pennington ss 2 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 .256
 Totals 36 8 12 6 2 5 9 1 15  
 Batting
2B - R Davis (22, C Lewis).
HR - K Kouzmanoff (12, 6th inning off C Lewis 0 on, 0 Out), M Ellis (3, 4th inning off C Lewis 0 on, 1 Out).
S - C Pennington.
SF - D Barton, M Carson.
RBI - C Crisp (29), D Barton (46), K Kouzmanoff (65), M Ellis (34), M Carson (4), C Pennington (35).
2-out RBI - C Crisp.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Barton 1, K Suzuki 1, J Cust 1, R Davis 2.
GIDP - J Cust.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - C Pennington (23, 2nd base off C Lewis/B Molina).
CS - C Pennington (5, 3rd base by A Ogando/B Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (C Pennington-M Ellis-D Barton, K Kouzmanoff-M Ellis-D Barton).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Blanco ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .258
M. Young 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .285
J. Hamilton lf 3 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 .359
V. Guerrero dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .299
J. Cantu 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .211
D. Murphy rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .274
B. Molina c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .212
A. Cora 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167
J. Borbon cf 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
 Totals 30 2 6 2 1 1 5 0 6  
 Batting
HR - J Hamilton (31, 6th inning off G Gonzalez 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Blanco.
RBI - J Hamilton 2 (95).
2-out RBI - J Hamilton.
GIDP - J Cantu, B Molina.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - M Young (19, field); C Lewis (3, throw).
DP - 1 (J Cantu-A Blanco).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
G. Gonzalez (W, 12-8) 6.0 5 2 2 1 4 1 1.26 3.23  
C. Breslow 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.10 3.39  
M. Wuertz 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.45 4.45  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Lewis (L, 9-11) 5.2 8 7 6 3 7 2 1.19 3.61  
M. Kirkman 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.79 0.00  
A. Ogando 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.12 1.44  
M. Harrison 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.41 3.84  
Pitches-strikes - G Gonzalez 95-65; C Breslow 27-17; M Wuertz 11-8; C Lewis 92-61; M Kirkman 16-11; A Ogando 21-13; M Harrison 16-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Gonzalez 6-7; C Breslow 2-3; M Wuertz 2-0; C Lewis 7-9; M Kirkman 1-3; A Ogando 0-1; M Harrison 1-2.
Batters faced - G Gonzalez 23; C Breslow 6; M Wuertz 3; C Lewis 29; M Kirkman 5; A Ogando 4; M Harrison 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--Mike DiMuro. 3B--Tim Welke.

Updated on Monday, Aug 30, 2010 3:04 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
K. Kouzmanoff Kevin Kouzmanoff
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Texas
J. Hamilton Josh Hamilton
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI