51-64
4 - 9
72-44

Game Story

Derek Norris hit a three-run homer, Stephen Vogt added a two-run shot, and the Oakland Athletics won their 12th straight against the Minnesota Twins with a 9-4 victory Saturday night. ''We've been getting progressively better offensively the last few days,'' manager Bob Melvin said. He followed...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 4 12 1
Oak 1 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 X 9 10 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Minnesota
Trevor PlouffeDFP
singled to shallow center,
Brian DozierDFP
scored
MIN 1 - OAK 0
Bottom 1st: Oakland
Derek NorrisDFP
walked,
Sam FuldDFP
scored,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to third,
Brandon MossDFP
to second
MIN 1 - OAK 1
Bottom 2nd: Oakland
Josh DonaldsonDFP
singled to left,
Eric SogardDFP
and
Coco CrispDFP
scored,
Sam FuldDFP
to second
MIN 1 - OAK 3
Derek NorrisDFP
walked,
Sam FuldDFP
scored,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to third,
Brandon MossDFP
to second
MIN 1 - OAK 4
Top 5th: Minnesota
Trevor PlouffeDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Danny SantanaDFP
scored
MIN 2 - OAK 4
Bottom 5th: Oakland
Stephen VogtDFP
homered to deep right,
Josh ReddickDFP
scored
MIN 2 - OAK 6
Bottom 6th: Oakland
Derek NorrisDFP
homered to deep left,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
and
Brandon MossDFP
scored
MIN 2 - OAK 9
Top 8th: Minnesota
Jordan SchaferDFP
doubled to right center,
Eduardo EscobarDFP
scored
MIN 3 - OAK 9
Brian DozierDFP
hit sacrifice fly to center,
Jordan SchaferDFP
scored
MIN 4 - OAK 9

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDFP
CF
5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .309
Brian DozierDFP
2B
3 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 .240
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 .249
Kennys VargasDFP
DH
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333
Josh WillinghamDFP
LF
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .209
Chris ParmeleeDFP
1B
5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .258
Eduardo EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .274
Eric FryerDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .244
Jordan SchaferDFP
RF
3 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 .333
Totals 38 4 12 4 0 2 7 2 18
Batting
2B - D Santana (14, J Samardzija); B Dozier (22, J Samardzija); E Escobar 2 (29, J Samardzija, D Otero); J Schafer 2 (2, J Samardzija, D Otero)
SF - B Dozier
RBI - B Dozier (50), T Plouffe 2 (54), J Schafer (1)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Santana 4, C Parmelee 2
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - B Dozier (19, 3rd base off J Samardzija/D Norris), J Schafer (3, 2nd base off J Samardzija/D Norris)
Fielding
E - S Deduno (3, throw)
Outfield assists - J Willingham
DP - 1 (J Willingham-E Fryer)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
4 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 5 .267
Sam FuldDFP
LF
4 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .258
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Brandon MossDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 .248
Derek NorrisDFP
C
3 1 1 5 1 2 1 0 1 .299
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 .258
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .239
Stephen VogtDFP
DH
5 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 2 .320
Eric SogardDFP
2B
1 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 1 .214
Totals 33 9 10 9 2 11 9 1 20
Batting
2B - J Donaldson (20, T May); J Reddick (10, S Deduno)
HR - D Norris (10, 6th inning off S Deduno 2 on, 0 Out), S Vogt (7, 5th inning off S Deduno 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Donaldson 2 (80), D Norris 5 (47), S Vogt 2 (27)
2-out RBI - J Donaldson 2, D Norris
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, S Fuld 2, J Reddick 2
Team LOB - 12
Running
SB - E Sogard (10, 2nd base off S Deduno/E Fryer)
Fielding
E - E Sogard (4, throw)
PB - D Norris

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Trevor MayDFP
(L, 0-1)
2.0 3 4 4 7 0 0 5.00 18.00
Samuel DedunoDFP
3.0 5 5 5 3 4 2 1.47 4.55
Ryan PresslyDFP
2.0 1 0 0 1 4 0 0.93 0.93
Anthony SwarzakDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.34 4.17

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeff SamardzijaDFP
(W, 3-1)
6.0 7 2 2 2 5 0 0.91 3.08
Dan OteroDFP
2.0 5 2 2 0 1 0 1.14 2.45
Eric O'FlahertyDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.91 1.64
Pitching
HBP - J Donaldson (by S Deduno); K Vargas (by J Samardzija)
Pitches-strikes - T May 63-28; S Deduno 70-40; R Pressly 30-19; A Swarzak 16-11; J Samardzija 109-75; D Otero 39-26; E O'Flaherty 11-6
Ground balls-fly balls - T May 2-4; S Deduno 5-1; R Pressly 1-0; A Swarzak 2-1; J Samardzija 10-3; D Otero 2-1; E O'Flaherty 0-1
Batters faced - T May 15; S Deduno 18; R Pressly 8; A Swarzak 4; J Samardzija 28; D Otero 11; E O'Flaherty 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:21.
Umpires: HP--Pat Hoberg. 1B--Lance Barrett. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Weather: 57 degrees, Overcast.
Wind: 15 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 32,074.