Oakland 15, Boston 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 2 0 6 0 0 1 4 2 15 16 1
Boston 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 5 11 1
WP: G. Gonzalez (11-11)
LP: T. Wakefield (6-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- A. Gonzalez singled to center, J. Ellsbury scored
Top 2nd: Oakland
- D. DeJesus singled to shallow right, B. Allen scored
- C. Pennington singled to shallow right, D. DeJesus scored
Top 4th: Oakland
- S. Sizemore homered to left, K. Suzuki scored
- H. Matsui doubled to deep center, J. Weeks and C. Crisp scored
- J. Willingham homered to left, H. Matsui scored
Bot 4th: Boston
- D. Pedroia homered to deep left
- D. Ortiz homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Boston
- M. Scutaro grounded out to shortstop, J. Ellsbury scored
Top 7th: Oakland
- C. Pennington doubled to left, K. Suzuki scored
Top 8th: Oakland
- B. Allen doubled to right, J. Weeks scored, J. Willingham to third
- D. DeJesus doubled to shallow left, J. Willingham and B. Allen scored
- K. Suzuki singled to shallow center, D. DeJesus scored
Top 9th: Oakland
- J. Willingham doubled to left, S. Sizemore and J. Weeks scored
Bot 9th: Boston
- J. Reddick doubled to right, M. Scutaro scored, D. Pedroia to third
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Weeks 2b 5 3 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 .295
C. Crisp cf 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .270
    R. Sweeney ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .281
H. Matsui lf 6 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .258
J. Willingham dh 5 2 2 4 1 1 1 0 1 .251
B. Allen 1b 6 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .354
D. DeJesus rf 5 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 .239
K. Suzuki c 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .236
C. Pennington ss 5 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 2 .265
    E. Sogard ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189
S. Sizemore 3b 4 2 1 2 1 1 0 0 3 .249
 Totals 45 15 16 15 2 5 4 0 15  
 Batting
2B - J Weeks 2 (17, T Wakefield, M Albers); H Matsui (22, T Wakefield); J Willingham (22, D McDonald); B Allen 2 (5, T Wakefield, M Albers); D DeJesus (19, M Albers); C Pennington (19, S Atchison).
HR - J Willingham (23, 4th inning off T Wakefield 1 on, 2 Out), S Sizemore (7, 4th inning off T Wakefield 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - H Matsui 2 (64), J Willingham 4 (79), B Allen (6), D DeJesus 3 (39), K Suzuki (35), C Pennington 2 (44), S Sizemore 2 (38).
2-out RBI - H Matsui 2, J Willingham 4, B Allen, D DeJesus 2, K Suzuki, C Pennington, S Sizemore 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, J Willingham 1, B Allen 1, S Sizemore 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - B Allen (2, field).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .313
M. Scutaro ss 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .270
A. Gonzalez 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .347
D. Pedroia 2b 3 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 1 .306
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .305
    J. Reddick rf 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292
J. Lowrie 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 6 .263
M. Aviles lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 .235
J. Saltalamacchia c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .248
D. McDonald rf-p 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .192
 Totals 39 5 11 5 2 4 8 2 21  
 Batting
2B - J Ellsbury (32, G Gonzalez); D Ortiz (32, B Fuentes); J Reddick (12, J Blevins).
3B - J Ellsbury (4, G Gonzalez).
HR - D Pedroia (17, 4th inning off G Gonzalez 0 on, 0 Out), D Ortiz (26, 4th inning off G Gonzalez 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Scutaro (31), A Gonzalez (103), D Pedroia (70), D Ortiz (82), J Reddick (26).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Ellsbury 1, J Lowrie 3, M Aviles 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - J Ellsbury (36, 3rd base off G Gonzalez/K Suzuki), M Aviles (13, 2nd base off G Gonzalez/K Suzuki).
 
 Fielding
E - J Lowrie (15, field).
PB - J Saltalamacchia.
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
G. Gonzalez (W, 11-11) 5.2 7 4 4 3 5 2 1.35 3.35  
B. Fuentes (H, 6) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.33 4.06  
G. Balfour 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.03 2.06  
C. Breslow 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.62 4.14  
J. Blevins 1.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 1.76 4.19  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
T. Wakefield (L, 6-6) 4.0 8 8 4 2 3 2 1.35 5.10  
S. Atchison 3.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.36 4.42  
M. Albers 1.0 4 4 4 1 1 0 1.43 4.33  
D. McDonald 1.0 1 2 2 2 0 0 3.00 18.00  
WP - T Wakefield, S Atchison.
Pitches-strikes - G Gonzalez 105-64; B Fuentes 21-13; G Balfour 5-3; C Breslow 10-9; J Blevins 24-15; D McDonald 23-10; T Wakefield 91-61; S Atchison 60-38; M Albers 32-21.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Gonzalez 9-9; B Fuentes 2-1; G Balfour 0-0; C Breslow 1-3; J Blevins 1-2; D McDonald 2-2; T Wakefield 9-7; S Atchison 6-6; M Albers 1-0.
Batters faced - G Gonzalez 27; B Fuentes 5; G Balfour 1; C Breslow 4; J Blevins 6; D McDonald 6; T Wakefield 24; S Atchison 12; M Albers 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Runge. 1B--Marvin Hudson. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Tim McClelland.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, in from right.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 3:25 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
J. Willingham Josh Willingham
2-5, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz David Ortiz
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI