Oakland 6, Seattle 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 10 1
Seattle 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 1
WP: B. Anderson (4-0)
LP: H. Iwakuma (6-4)
(67-73)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Oakland
- Y. Cespedes safe at first on third baseman K. Seager's fielding error, J. Reddick scored, Y. Cespedes to second
Bot 2nd: Seattle
- T. Robinson grounded into fielder's choice, M. Saunders scored, M. Olivo out at second
Top 4th: Oakland
- S. Drew singled to second, Y. Cespedes scored
- G. Kottaras homered to right, J. Donaldson scored
- C. Crisp doubled to right center, C. Pennington scored
Top 9th: Oakland
- Y. Cespedes hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Smith scored
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 .252
S. Smith dh 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .253
J. Reddick rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 5 .253
Y. Cespedes lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .291
C. Carter 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 .269
S. Drew ss 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .254
J. Donaldson 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .230
G. Kottaras c 4 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 0 .222
C. Pennington 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216
 Totals 37 6 10 5 1 3 11 2 12  
 Batting
2B - C Crisp (21, H Iwakuma); S Smith (20, C Capps); Y Cespedes (21, H Iwakuma).
HR - G Kottaras (4, 4th inning off H Iwakuma 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - Y Cespedes.
RBI - C Crisp (40), Y Cespedes (66), S Drew (5), G Kottaras 2 (13).
2-out RBI - C Crisp, G Kottaras 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Reddick 3, C Carter 1, C Pennington 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (32, 3rd base off H Iwakuma/J Montero), Y Cespedes (15, 3rd base off H Iwakuma/J Montero).
 
 Fielding
E - S Drew (3, field).
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Ackley 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .230
F. Gutierrez cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .275
K. Seager 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .249
J. Montero c 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266
J. Smoak 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .189
M. Saunders rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248
M. Olivo dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .211
T. Robinson lf 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .231
B. Ryan ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .196
    J. Jaso ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
 Totals 35 1 7 1 0 1 6 0 17  
 Batting
2B - M Saunders (28, B Anderson).
RBI - T Robinson (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ackley 1, J Montero 1, J Smoak 1, M Saunders 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - K Seager (11, field).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Anderson (W, 4-0) 6.0 6 1 0 0 4 0 0.77 0.69  
P. Neshek 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.77 0.69  
S. Doolittle 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.18 3.38  
E. Scribner 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.05 2.55  
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
H. Iwakuma (L, 6-4) 3.2 6 5 4 2 3 1 1.29 3.39  
C. Capps 2.1 2 0 0 1 4 0 1.65 4.05  
S. Kelley 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.30 3.16  
S. Pryor 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.37 2.93  
WP - H Iwakuma.
HBP - B Ryan (by B Anderson).
Pitches-strikes - B Anderson 108-71; P Neshek 15-8; S Doolittle 20-15; E Scribner 14-9; H Iwakuma 77-50; C Capps 40-24; S Kelley 28-18; S Pryor 18-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Anderson 11-7; P Neshek 0-2; S Doolittle 1-3; E Scribner 0-2; H Iwakuma 8-5; C Capps 3-2; S Kelley 3-0; S Pryor 2-1.
Batters faced - B Anderson 26; P Neshek 3; S Doolittle 5; E Scribner 3; H Iwakuma 20; C Capps 10; S Kelley 6; S Pryor 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barrett. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 0 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 9, 2012 3:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
G. Kottaras George Kottaras
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Seattle
M. Saunders Michael Saunders
2-4