Texas 9, Oakland 7
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(88-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 7 11 2
Texas 5 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 X 9 14 0
WP: M. Harrison (18-10) S: J. Nathan (36)
LP: T. Blackley (5-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left
- M. Young singled to shallow left, A. Beltre and N. Cruz scored, M. Young to second on left fielder J. Gomes' fielding error
- M. Napoli homered to deep right, M. Young scored
Top 2nd: Oakland
- J. Reddick homered to deep right
Bot 2nd: Texas
- J. Hamilton doubled to shallow left, E. Andrus scored
Top 3rd: Oakland
- J. Gomes doubled to left center, A. Rosales scored
Bot 3rd: Texas
- M. Napoli singled to shallow right center, N. Cruz scored
Top 4th: Oakland
- D. Norris homered to left, J. Donaldson scored
Bot 4th: Texas
- E. Andrus singled to shallow right, I. Kinsler scored
- N. Cruz hit sacrifice fly to deep center, E. Andrus scored
Top 8th: Oakland
- Y. Cespedes homered to deep left
- B. Moss homered to deep right
- J. Reddick homered to deep right
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Drew ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .269
J. Gomes lf 5 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .261
Y. Cespedes dh 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 .288
C. Carter 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .240
B. Moss rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .280
J. Donaldson 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .243
J. Reddick cf 4 2 2 2 2 0 1 0 1 .245
D. Norris c 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .195
    G. Kottaras ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .228
A. Rosales 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .226
    S. Smith ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
 Totals 37 7 11 7 5 1 7 0 10  
 Batting
2B - J Gomes (10, M Harrison).
HR - Y Cespedes (22, 8th inning off M Adams 0 on, 0 Out), B Moss (20, 8th inning off M Adams 0 on, 1 Out), J Reddick 2 (31, 2nd inning off M Harrison 0 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off M Adams 0 on, 2 Out), D Norris (6, 4th inning off M Harrison 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Gomes (46), Y Cespedes (79), B Moss (42), J Reddick 2 (81), D Norris 2 (31).
2-out RBI - J Reddick 2, D Norris 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Carter 1.
GIDP - C Carter.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - J Gomes (2, field); J Donaldson (13, field).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .263
E. Andrus ss 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .289
J. Hamilton lf 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 .285
A. Beltre 3b 4 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .318
N. Cruz rf 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .258
M. Young 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .277
    M. Moreland 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
M. Napoli dh 4 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 .228
G. Soto c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .204
C. Gentry cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .308
 Totals 38 9 14 9 2 0 6 1 7  
 Batting
2B - I Kinsler (42, J Accardo); E Andrus (31, J Miller); J Hamilton (28, J Miller); N Cruz (42, J Miller); C Gentry (12, J Accardo).
HR - I Kinsler (19, 1st inning off T Blackley 0 on, 0 Out), M Napoli (21, 1st inning off T Blackley 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - N Cruz.
RBI - I Kinsler (72), E Andrus (61), J Hamilton (125), N Cruz (86), M Young 2 (65), M Napoli 3 (49).
2-out RBI - J Hamilton, M Young 2, M Napoli 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 1, A Beltre 1, C Gentry 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - E Andrus (21, 2nd base off J Accardo/D Norris).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (I Kinsler-E Andrus-M Young).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
T. Blackley (L, 5-4) 1.0 5 5 5 0 0 2 1.19 3.91  
J. Miller 2.0 4 2 2 0 2 0 1.34 2.64  
J. Accardo 2.0 4 2 2 0 1 0 1.55 4.82  
P. Figueroa 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.55 3.60  
J. Chavez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.82 9.85  
P. Neshek 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.80 1.45  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Harrison (W, 18-10) 6.0 7 4 4 1 2 2 1.26 3.26  
A. Ogando 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.99 3.13  
M. Adams 0.2 3 3 3 0 2 3 1.39 3.27  
K. Uehara (H, 6) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.69 1.99  
J. Nathan (S, 36) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.01 2.60  
WP - T Blackley.
Pitches-strikes - T Blackley 26-13; J Miller 35-25; J Accardo 38-25; P Figueroa 11-9; J Chavez 16-10; P Neshek 17-11; M Harrison 99-62; A Ogando 17-14; M Adams 20-13; K Uehara 5-3; J Nathan 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Blackley 4-4; J Miller 3-2; J Accardo 3-5; P Figueroa 0-1; J Chavez 0-0; P Neshek 4-0; M Harrison 7-10; A Ogando 2-1; M Adams 0-1; K Uehara 0-0; J Nathan 1-0.
Batters faced - T Blackley 8; J Miller 10; J Accardo 10; P Figueroa 4; J Chavez 3; P Neshek 4; M Harrison 25; A Ogando 4; M Adams 5; K Uehara 1; J Nathan 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Jim Wolf.
Weather: 86 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Sep 28, 2012 3:42 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
J. Reddick Josh Reddick
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Texas
M. Napoli Mike Napoli
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI