Oakland 3, Kansas City 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 3 5 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
WP: D. Straily (1-0) S: G. Balfour (9)
LP: L. Hochevar (7-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 6th: Oakland
- C. Crisp homered to deep right
Top 7th: Oakland
- Y. Cespedes homered to deep left center
Top 8th: Oakland
- J. Weeks singled to shallow center, D. Norris scored, J. Weeks to second advancing on throw
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .250
J. Weeks 2b 3 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 .221
J. Reddick dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .251
Y. Cespedes lf 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 2 .301
C. Carter 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .268
B. Moss rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .230
J. Donaldson 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .167
D. Norris c 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .200
C. Pennington ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .197
 Totals 30 3 5 3 2 4 11 1 12  
 Batting
2B - B Moss (7, L Hochevar).
HR - C Crisp (6, 6th inning off L Hochevar 0 on, 2 Out), Y Cespedes (15, 7th inning off L Hochevar 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Crisp (28), J Weeks (19), Y Cespedes (57).
2-out RBI - C Crisp, J Weeks.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Reddick 1, J Donaldson 2.
GIDP - Y Cespedes, J Donaldson.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - D Norris (5, 2nd base off T Collins/S Perez).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Dyson cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .272
A. Escobar ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
A. Gordon lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .291
B. Butler dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .301
S. Perez c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297
M. Moustakas 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .251
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .242
E. Hosmer 1b 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .233
C. Getz 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .280
 Totals 32 0 6 0 0 2 4 0 13  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Butler 1, C Getz 4.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - C Getz (3, 2nd base by D Straily/D Norris).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Escobar-C Getz-E Hosmer, A Escobar-C Getz-E Hosmer).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Straily (W, 1-0) 6.1 3 0 0 2 2 0 1.18 3.18  
S. Doolittle (H, 6) 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.30 3.67  
J. Blevins (H, 9) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.10 2.52  
R. Cook (H, 12) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.05 2.68  
G. Balfour (S, 9) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.98 2.62  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
L. Hochevar (L, 7-11) 7.0 4 3 3 3 5 2 1.38 5.24  
T. Collins 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.10 2.90  
J. Jeffress 1.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 2.00 0.00  
WP - J Jeffress.
Pitches-strikes - D Straily 99-67; S Doolittle 14-11; J Blevins 6-4; R Cook 12-7; G Balfour 16-11; L Hochevar 103-64; T Collins 19-11; J Jeffress 22-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Straily 8-10; S Doolittle 0-1; J Blevins 0-1; R Cook 2-0; G Balfour 1-1; L Hochevar 7-10; T Collins 1-0; J Jeffress 0-0.
Batters faced - D Straily 23; S Doolittle 3; J Blevins 2; R Cook 3; G Balfour 3; L Hochevar 26; T Collins 4; J Jeffress 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Lance Barrett. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 73 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.

Updated on Friday, Aug 17, 2012 2:28 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
Y. Cespedes Yoenis Cespedes
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
E. Hosmer Eric Hosmer
2-2