Oakland 4, Texas 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 8 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 4 7 0
WP: R. Cook (3-2)
LP: M. Kirkman (0-1)
(47-44)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 5th: Texas
- C. Gentry doubled to shallow left, B. Snyder scored, C. Gentry to third advancing on throw
Bot 5th: Oakland
- B. Inge homered to deep center
Top 6th: Texas
- M. Young singled to shallow left center, E. Andrus scored, A. Beltre to second
- N. Cruz singled to left, A. Beltre scored, M. Young to second
Bot 7th: Oakland
- J. Reddick doubled to deep right center, B. Inge and B. Hicks scored
Bot 9th: Oakland
- B. Hicks homered to deep right center
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .275
E. Andrus ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .291
J. Hamilton lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300
A. Beltre 3b 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .322
M. Young dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .272
N. Cruz rf 3 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 .266
M. Napoli c-1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .223
B. Snyder 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .298
    D. Murphy ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .279
    L. Martinez c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Gentry cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .335
 Totals 35 3 8 3 0 2 7 0 15  
 Batting
2B - N Cruz (25, R Cook); C Gentry (8, T Blackley).
RBI - M Young (36), N Cruz (54), C Gentry (20).
2-out RBI - C Gentry.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 2, B Snyder 1.
GIDP - M Young.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - A Beltre (6, throw).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 .233
J. Weeks 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .221
J. Reddick rf 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .272
Y. Cespedes lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
S. Smith dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .248
    J. Gomes ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
B. Moss 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250
D. Norris c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .189
B. Inge 3b 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .201
C. Pennington ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .199
    C. Carter ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .310
    B. Hicks pr-ss 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .171
 Totals 31 4 7 4 2 3 3 2 17  
 Batting
2B - J Reddick (16, A Ogando); B Inge (10, R Ross).
HR - B Inge (8, 5th inning off C Lewis 0 on, 0 Out), B Hicks (1, 9th inning off M Kirkman 0 on, 0 Out).
S - J Weeks.
RBI - J Reddick 2 (46), B Inge (40), B Hicks (3).
2-out RBI - J Reddick 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Reddick 1, Y Cespedes 1, D Norris 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp 2 (18, 2nd base off C Lewis/M Napoli, 3rd base off C Lewis/M Napoli).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (T Blackley-C Pennington-B Moss).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Lewis 5.0 3 1 1 2 3 1 1.08 3.43  
R. Ross (H, 5) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0.97 1.12  
A. Ogando (BS, 3) 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0.85 2.23  
M. Kirkman (L, 0-1) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0.95 3.68  
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
T. Blackley 5.1 6 3 3 1 4 0 1.01 2.86  
G. Balfour 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.05 3.07  
E. Scribner 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.81 0.00  
S. Doolittle 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.98 2.08  
R. Cook (W, 3-2) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.89 1.34  
IBB - D Murphy (by R Cook).
BALK - T Blackley.
HBP - Y Cespedes (by C Lewis).
Pitches-strikes - C Lewis 75-44; R Ross 13-9; A Ogando 19-8; M Kirkman 17-10; T Blackley 89-60; G Balfour 18-12; E Scribner 10-6; S Doolittle 10-7; R Cook 20-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lewis 4-7; R Ross 3-1; A Ogando 1-2; M Kirkman 2-2; T Blackley 10-4; G Balfour 1-0; E Scribner 0-3; S Doolittle 1-1; R Cook 0-1.
Batters faced - C Lewis 21; R Ross 5; A Ogando 5; M Kirkman 5; T Blackley 23; G Balfour 3; E Scribner 3; S Doolittle 3; R Cook 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Cory Blaser. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Doug Eddings. 3B--Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, out to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 18, 2012 6:48 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
N. Cruz Nelson Cruz
2-3
1 RBI
 Oakland
B. Inge Brandon Inge
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI