Oakland 9, Minnesota 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 2 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 9 13 1
Minnesota 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 10 0
WP: J. Parker (6-4)
LP: B. Duensing (1-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Oakland
- Y. Cespedes singled to first, J. Weeks scored, J. Gomes to third
- D. Norris walked, J. Gomes scored, Y. Cespedes to third, C. Carter to second
Bot 1st: Minnesota
- J. Willingham safe at first on pitcher J. Parker's throwing error, D. Mastroianni scored, J. Mauer to second
Top 2nd: Oakland
- J. Gomes homered to deep left, J. Weeks scored
- Y. Cespedes homered to deep center
- C. Carter homered to deep center
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
- A. Casilla hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Doumit scored, B. Dozier to third
Top 6th: Oakland
- S. Smith homered to deep right
- Y. Cespedes singled to shallow center, J. Weeks scored, J. Gomes to second
- J. Gomes scored, Y. Cespedes to third, C. Carter to second on wild pitch
Bot 6th: Minnesota
- R. Doumit doubled to shallow right, J. Morneau scored, T. Plouffe to third
- B. Dozier grounded out to second, T. Plouffe scored, R. Doumit to third
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Weeks 2b 5 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .225
J. Gomes lf 4 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .252
J. Reddick cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .268
Y. Cespedes dh 5 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 1 .283
C. Carter 1b 2 1 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 .346
B. Inge 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 8 .199
D. Norris c 4 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 .204
S. Smith rf 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 .251
B. Hicks ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .147
 Totals 40 9 13 8 4 5 5 0 17  
 Batting
HR - J Gomes (10, 2nd inning off B Duensing 1 on, 1 Out), Y Cespedes (11, 2nd inning off B Duensing 0 on, 2 Out), C Carter (5, 2nd inning off B Duensing 0 on, 2 Out), S Smith (10, 6th inning off J Gray 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Gomes 2 (28), Y Cespedes 3 (42), C Carter (9), D Norris (7), S Smith (30).
2-out RBI - Y Cespedes 2, C Carter, D Norris.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Inge 4, S Smith 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - J Parker (2, throw).
DP - 1 (B Hicks-C Carter).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Revere cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .309
D. Mastroianni rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .268
J. Mauer 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .327
J. Willingham lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .268
J. Morneau dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .246
T. Plouffe 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .253
R. Doumit c 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .292
B. Dozier ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .245
A. Casilla 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .236
 Totals 36 4 10 4 0 0 6 0 9  
 Batting
2B - R Doumit (18, J Parker).
SF - A Casilla.
RBI - J Willingham (65), R Doumit (37), B Dozier (24), A Casilla (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Revere 1, D Mastroianni 1, T Plouffe 1, A Casilla 1.
GIDP - J Morneau.
Team LOB - 6.
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Parker (W, 6-4) 6.0 9 4 4 0 4 0 1.26 3.07  
J. Blevins 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.04 2.39  
E. Scribner 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.91 0.00  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Duensing (L, 1-6) 2.0 7 6 6 2 3 3 1.35 5.06  
C. Fien 3.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.46 0.00  
J. Gray 0.2 2 3 3 1 1 1 1.51 4.70  
A. Burnett 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.22 2.84  
T. Robertson 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 5.14  
J. Burton 1.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0.96 2.48  
G. Perkins 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.42 3.03  
WP - A Burnett.
HBP - J Gomes (by J Gray).
Pitches-strikes - J Parker 92-63; J Blevins 16-13; E Scribner 15-11; B Duensing 67-44; C Fien 37-28; J Gray 22-13; A Burnett 13-6; T Robertson 7-5; J Burton 25-15; G Perkins 19-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Parker 9-6; J Blevins 1-2; E Scribner 4-1; B Duensing 5-3; C Fien 5-4; J Gray 0-2; A Burnett 1-0; T Robertson 2-1; J Burton 3-0; G Perkins 3-0.
Batters faced - J Parker 27; J Blevins 5; E Scribner 5; B Duensing 15; C Fien 10; J Gray 6; A Burnett 2; T Robertson 3; J Burton 6; G Perkins 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alan Porter. 1B--Bob Davidson. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 89 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Jul 16, 2012 2:53 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
Y. Cespedes Yoenis Cespedes
4-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Minnesota
R. Doumit Ryan Doumit
2-4
1 RBI