51-62
0 - 3
70-44

Game Story

Jon Lester got a rousing ovation the first time he pitched in an Oakland uniform. His second start for the Athletics ended with his name being chanted by the crowd at O.Co Coliseum. Lester pitched a three-hitter for his fourth career shutout, and the A's beat the Minnesota Twins 3-0 on Thursday...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Oak 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 X 3 7 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 3rd: Oakland
Stephen VogtDFP
homered to deep right,
Alberto CallaspoDFP
scored
MIN 0 - OAK 2
Bottom 4th: Oakland
Derek NorrisDFP
doubled to left,
Brandon MossDFP
scored
MIN 0 - OAK 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .308
Brian DozierDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .241
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .249
Josh WillinghamDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .210
Kennys VargasDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .280
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .307
Chris ColabelloDFP
1B
2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .229
Eduardo EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .271
Totals 29 0 3 0 0 2 8 0 9
Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Plouffe 2
GIDP - E Escobar
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
E - T Plouffe (9, field)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .270
John JasoDFP
DH
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270
Jed LowrieDFP
PH-DH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .242
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .244
Brandon MossDFP
LF-1B
3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .250
Derek NorrisDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .298
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258
Alberto CallaspoDFP
2B
2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .231
Stephen VogtDFP
1B
3 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 2 .316
Jonny GómesDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .239
Sam FuldDFP
LF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
Eric SogardDFP
SS
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .214
Totals 32 3 7 3 1 4 4 2 16
Batting
2B - B Moss (18, Y Pino); D Norris (15, Y Pino)
HR - S Vogt (6, 3rd inning off Y Pino 1 on, 0 Out)
RBI - D Norris (42), S Vogt 2 (25)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Moss 2, D Norris 2, S Vogt 2
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - J Donaldson (6, 2nd base off Y Pino/K Suzuki), E Sogard (9, 2nd base off C Thielbar/K Suzuki)
Fielding
DP - 1 (E Sogard-S Vogt)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Yohan PinoDFP
(L, 1-4)
5.2 6 3 3 1 2 1 1.25 4.59
Caleb ThielbarDFP
0.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.19 3.16
Ryan PresslyDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.91 1.17
Brian DuensingDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.23 2.34

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jon LesterDFP
(W, 12-7)
9.0 3 0 0 2 8 0 1.10 2.44
Pitching
IBB - B Moss (by R Pressly)
Pitches-strikes - Y Pino 96-66; C Thielbar 15-9; R Pressly 17-9; B Duensing 16-8; J Lester 122-83
Ground balls-fly balls - Y Pino 4-8; C Thielbar 0-0; R Pressly 2-0; B Duensing 1-1; J Lester 8-9
Batters faced - Y Pino 25; C Thielbar 3; R Pressly 4; B Duensing 4; J Lester 31
Game Details
Game Time: 2:42.
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Ed Hickox. 2B--Pat Hoberg. 3B--Lance Barrett.
Weather: 59 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 5 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 22,108.