Oakland 3, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(73-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 11 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
WP: B. Anderson (6-6) S: A. Bailey (25)
LP: N. Blackburn (9-10)
(88-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Oakland
- R. Davis hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Cust scored
Top 5th: Oakland
- M. Ellis singled to shallow right, C. Crisp scored, D. Barton to third, D. Barton out at home
Bot 5th: Minnesota
- D. Valencia homered to deep left center
Top 6th: Oakland
- J. Cust homered to deep left
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .280
D. Barton 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .275
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .275
J. Cust dh 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .281
K. Suzuki c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
R. Davis rf-lf 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270
A. Iwamura 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .071
C. Carter lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    G. Gross rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
    M. Carson ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177
C. Pennington ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
 Totals 35 3 11 3 1 1 2 0 8  
 Batting
2B - C Crisp (14, N Blackburn); J Cust (18, N Blackburn); C Pennington (23, N Blackburn).
HR - J Cust (12, 6th inning off N Blackburn 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - R Davis.
RBI - M Ellis (40), J Cust (46), R Davis (46).
2-out RBI - M Ellis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Barton 1, M Ellis 1, A Iwamura 1.
GIDP - C Crisp.
Team LOB - 7.
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Revere cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
O. Hudson 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .276
D. Young lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .298
M. Cuddyer 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .270
J. Thome dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
D. Valencia 3b 3 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 .338
J.J. Hardy ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .273
J. Repko rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .210
    M. Tolbert ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
D. Butera c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .181
    J. Mauer ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .330
 Totals 32 1 5 1 1 3 6 0 11  
 Batting
2B - O Hudson (22, B Anderson).
HR - D Valencia (3, 5th inning off B Anderson 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Valencia (30).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Tolbert 1, J Mauer 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Repko.
DP - 1 (O Hudson-J Hardy-M Cuddyer).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Anderson (W, 6-6) 6.2 4 1 1 1 5 1 1.18 2.83  
M. Wuertz 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.42 4.42  
C. Breslow (H, 16) 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.06 3.24  
A. Bailey (S, 25) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.96 1.47  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
N. Blackburn (L, 9-10) 7.0 8 3 3 1 1 1 1.49 5.43  
J. Rauch 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.34 3.31  
G. Perkins 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.47 6.28  
Pitches-strikes - B Anderson 104-62; M Wuertz 5-3; C Breslow 20-12; A Bailey 17-7; N Blackburn 110-72; J Rauch 12-9; G Perkins 17-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Anderson 8-8; M Wuertz 1-0; C Breslow 1-3; A Bailey 1-1; N Blackburn 18-5; J Rauch 0-2; G Perkins 1-0.
Batters faced - B Anderson 25; M Wuertz 1; C Breslow 5; A Bailey 4; N Blackburn 29; J Rauch 4; G Perkins 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--John Hirschbeck. 1B--James Hoye. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Wally Bell.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 18, 2010 4:03 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
J. Cust Jack Cust
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
D. Valencia Danny Valencia
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI