51-63
5 - 6
71-44

Game Story

Coco Crisp's presence at the top of the batting order and in center field has led the Oakland Athletics to so many key victories. Crisp hit a bases-loaded triple, Scott Kazmir faced the minimum through six innings before running into trouble, and the A's beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Friday night...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 5 7 1
Oak 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 X 6 6 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 5th: Oakland
Coco CrispDFP
tripled to right center,
Stephen VogtDFP
,
Sam FuldDFP
and
Eric SogardDFP
scored
MIN 0 - OAK 3
Coco CrispDFP
scored,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to second on passed ball
MIN 0 - OAK 4
Bottom 6th: Oakland
Eric SogardDFP
doubled to right center,
Josh ReddickDFP
and
Stephen VogtDFP
scored
MIN 0 - OAK 6
Top 7th: Minnesota
Trevor PlouffeDFP
singled,
Danny SantanaDFP
scored,
Brian DozierDFP
to second
MIN 1 - OAK 6
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
singled to center,
Brian DozierDFP
scored,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
to second
MIN 2 - OAK 6
Chris ParmeleeDFP
doubled to left,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
and
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
scored,
Chris ParmeleeDFP
to third on left fielder
Brandon MossDFP
's fielding error
MIN 4 - OAK 6
Eduardo NúñezDFP
doubled to right center,
Chris ParmeleeDFP
scored
MIN 5 - OAK 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307
Brian DozierDFP
2B
3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .240
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .249
Kennys VargasDFP
DH
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .310
Eduardo EscobarDFP
PR-DH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
RF
4 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 2 .227
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .304
Chris ParmeleeDFP
1B
3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .260
Josh WillinghamDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .209
Eduardo NúñezDFP
SS
3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252
Jordan SchaferDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .222
Totals 33 5 7 5 0 1 7 0 10
Batting
2B - C Parmelee (8, S Kazmir); E Nunez (4, R Cook)
RBI - T Plouffe (52), O Arcia (26), C Parmelee 2 (21), E Nunez (18)
2-out RBI - C Parmelee 2, E Nunez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Schafer 1
GIDP - K Suzuki
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
E - C Parmelee (2, field)
PB - K Suzuki

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
DH
3 1 1 3 0 1 1 0 1 .270
John JasoDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .266
Derek NorrisDFP
C
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
2 0 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 .245
Brandon MossDFP
LF-1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .247
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .242
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .255
Stephen VogtDFP
1B
2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .318
Jonny GómesDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .237
Sam FuldDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .258
Eric SogardDFP
2B
3 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 .215
Totals 30 6 6 5 0 6 7 1 11
Batting
2B - J Donaldson (19, K Gibson); E Sogard (8, A Swarzak)
3B - C Crisp (2, K Gibson); J Lowrie (2, K Gibson)
RBI - C Crisp 3 (36), E Sogard 2 (14)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Jaso 1, B Moss 1, J Lowrie 1, J Reddick 2
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - J Donaldson (7, 2nd base off J Burton/K Suzuki)
Fielding
E - B Moss (4, field)
DP - 1 (J Donaldson-E Sogard-S Vogt)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle GibsonDFP
(L, 10-9)
5.0 5 6 5 5 3 0 1.24 4.13
Anthony SwarzakDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.34 4.24
Jared BurtonDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.33 4.30
Caleb ThielbarDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.18 3.13
Casey FienDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.05 2.92

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott KazmirDFP
(W, 13-4)
6.2 5 5 5 1 4 0 1.05 2.73
Ryan CookDFP
(HLD, 5)
0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.09 2.39
Luke GregersonDFP
(HLD, 18)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.97 1.81
Sean DoolittleDFP
(SV, 18)
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.64 2.44
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - K Gibson 94-45; A Swarzak 28-16; J Burton 13-8; C Thielbar 2-1; C Fien 15-9; S Kazmir 85-63; R Cook 6-4; L Gregerson 9-7; S Doolittle 16-13
Ground balls-fly balls - K Gibson 8-2; A Swarzak 2-0; J Burton 0-1; C Thielbar 0-0; C Fien 0-1; S Kazmir 8-6; R Cook 0-0; L Gregerson 1-2; S Doolittle 1-0
Batters faced - K Gibson 25; A Swarzak 5; J Burton 2; C Thielbar 1; C Fien 3; S Kazmir 25; R Cook 2; L Gregerson 3; S Doolittle 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:51.
Umpires: HP--Ed Hickox. 1B--Pat Hoberg. 2B--Lance Barrett. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Weather: 69 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 20,196.