52-64
6 - 1
72-45

Game Story

Leave it to a pair of former Oakland Athletics to end one of the worst skids the Minnesota Twins have ever had against another club. Kurt Suzuki hit a tiebreaking double and Josh Willingham added two-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Twins snapped a 12-game losing streak to Oakland by beating...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 6 10 0
Oak 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Minnesota
Brian DozierDFP
homered to deep left
MIN 1 - OAK 0
Bottom 1st: Oakland
Stephen VogtDFP
singled to shallow right,
Sam FuldDFP
scored,
Brandon MossDFP
to third
MIN 1 - OAK 1
Top 8th: Minnesota
Kurt SuzukiDFP
doubled to deep left center,
Danny SantanaDFP
scored
MIN 2 - OAK 1
Josh WillinghamDFP
homered to deep left,
Kurt SuzukiDFP
scored
MIN 4 - OAK 1
Top 9th: Minnesota
Kurt SuzukiDFP
singled,
Jordan SchaferDFP
scored,
Danny SantanaDFP
to third,
Brian DozierDFP
to second
MIN 5 - OAK 1
Kennys VargasDFP
walked,
Danny SantanaDFP
scored,
Brian DozierDFP
to third,
Kurt SuzukiDFP
to second
MIN 6 - OAK 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDFP
CF
5 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .315
Brian DozierDFP
2B
4 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 4 .240
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .305
Kennys VargasDFP
1B
4 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 1 .297
Josh WillinghamDFP
DH
4 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 3 .210
Chris ParmeleeDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .253
Eduardo NúñezDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .252
Eduardo EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 .274
Jordan SchaferDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .313
Totals 37 6 10 6 2 4 8 3 12
Batting
2B - K Suzuki (22, L Gregerson)
HR - B Dozier (20, 1st inning off J Hammel 0 on, 1 Out), J Willingham (12, 8th inning off L Gregerson 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - B Dozier (51), K Suzuki 2 (48), K Vargas (8), J Willingham 2 (34)
2-out RBI - K Suzuki, K Vargas, J Willingham 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Dozier 2, J Willingham 2, J Schafer 1
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - D Santana (10, 2nd base off L Gregerson/J Jaso), E Nunez (7, 2nd base off J Hammel/J Jaso), J Schafer (4, 2nd base off J Hammel/J Jaso)
CS - E Nunez (3, Home by F Abad/J Jaso)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .266
Sam FuldDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 .258
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .250
Brandon MossDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .246
Stephen VogtDFP
1B
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .319
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .256
Jonny GómesDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
John JasoDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Nate FreimanDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
Alberto CallaspoDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .231
Eric SogardDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .216
Totals 33 1 6 1 0 1 9 1 15
Batting
RBI - S Vogt (28)
2-out RBI - S Vogt
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Donaldson 1, S Vogt 1, J Reddick 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - S Fuld (17, 2nd base off P Hughes/K Suzuki)
Fielding
E - J Hammel (1, field)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Phil HughesDFP
(W, 12-8)
7.0 4 1 1 1 7 0 1.22 3.88
Casey FienDFP
(HLD, 21)
1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.07 2.86
Glen PerkinsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.14 2.74

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jason HammelDFP
6.1 4 1 1 2 5 1 1.83 5.90
Fernando AbadDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.80 1.76
Luke GregersonDFP
(L, 2-2)
1.0 3 3 3 0 1 1 1.01 2.26
Jesse ChavezDFP
1.0 3 2 2 2 1 0 1.31 3.43
Pitching
WP - J Hammel, L Gregerson
HBP - B Moss (by P Hughes)
Pitches-strikes - P Hughes 94-66; C Fien 17-13; G Perkins 8-6; J Hammel 92-59; F Abad 4-3; L Gregerson 25-15; J Chavez 42-25
Ground balls-fly balls - P Hughes 7-9; C Fien 1-1; G Perkins 0-1; J Hammel 9-6; F Abad 0-0; L Gregerson 0-1; J Chavez 2-1
Batters faced - P Hughes 27; C Fien 5; G Perkins 3; J Hammel 26; F Abad 1; L Gregerson 6; J Chavez 8
Game Details
Game Time: 2:49.
Umpires: HP--Lance Barrett. 1B--Brian Gorman. 2B--Ed Hickox. 3B--Pat Hoberg.
Weather: 65 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 25,598.