17-10
9 - 3
15-12

Game Story

Derek Norris and the Oakland Athletics wasted no time changing their fortunes against Texas left-hander Martin Perez. The A's went ahead to stay in their 9-3 victory Tuesday night on Norris' two-run double in the first off Perez, whose 26 consecutive scoreless innings over his previous three starts...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
OAK 2 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 9 10 1
TEX 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 8 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Oakland
Derek NorrisDFP
doubled to left center,
Coco CrispDFP
and
Yoenis CespedesDFP
scored
OAK 2 - TEX 0
Top 2nd: Oakland
Josh ReddickDFP
grounded out to first,
Craig GentryDFP
scored
OAK 3 - TEX 0
Top 3rd: Oakland
Derek NorrisDFP
doubled to deep left,
Yoenis CespedesDFP
scored
OAK 4 - TEX 0
Bottom 4th: Texas
Álex RíosDFP
doubled to deep left,
Adrian BeltreDFP
scored
OAK 4 - TEX 1
Top 5th: Oakland
Alberto CallaspoDFP
walked,
Jed LowrieDFP
scored,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to third,
Yoenis CespedesDFP
to second
OAK 5 - TEX 1
Brandon MossDFP
walked,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
scored,
Yoenis CespedesDFP
to third,
Alberto CallaspoDFP
to second
OAK 6 - TEX 1
Josh ReddickDFP
singled to shallow right,
Yoenis CespedesDFP
and
Alberto CallaspoDFP
scored,
Brandon MossDFP
to second
OAK 8 - TEX 1
Josh ReddickDFP
stole second,
Brandon MossDFP
scored,
Josh ReddickDFP
to third on wild pitch
OAK 9 - TEX 1
Bottom 5th: Texas
Elvis AndrusDFP
grounded out to third,
Josh WilsonDFP
scored,
Shin-soo ChooDFP
to third
OAK 9 - TEX 2
Prince FielderDFP
singled to shallow left,
Shin-soo ChooDFP
scored
OAK 9 - TEX 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .269
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .286
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .274
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
DH
1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .247
John JasoDFP
PH-DH
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .232
Derek NorrisDFP
C
5 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 6 .365
Alberto CallaspoDFP
1B
3 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 3 .250
Craig GentryDFP
LF
2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .314
Brandon MossDFP
PH-LF
1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .267
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
4 0 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 .250
Nick PuntoDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .229
Totals 35 9 10 8 0 6 6 1 14
Batting
2B - C Crisp (3, M Perez); J Donaldson (10, M Perez); D Norris 2 (5, M Perez 2)
3B - C Gentry (1, M Perez)
RBI - D Norris 3 (11), A Callaspo (14), B Moss (21), J Reddick 3 (9)
2-out RBI - D Norris 3, A Callaspo, B Moss, J Reddick 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Norris 1, A Callaspo 2, N Punto 1
GIDP - J Donaldson, A Callaspo
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - J Reddick (1, 2nd base off J Frasor/R Chirinos)
Fielding
E - S Kazmir (1, field)
DP - 1 (J Donaldson-N Punto-A Callaspo)

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Shin-soo ChooDFP
DH
1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .319
Daniel RobertsonDFP
PR-DH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 .233
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .271
Prince FielderDFP
1B
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .202
Álex RíosDFP
RF
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .327
Michael ChoiceDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .212
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .307
Robinson ChirinosDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .214
Josh WilsonDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 .269
Totals 34 3 8 3 0 2 9 1 16
Batting
2B - A Rios (8, S Kazmir)
RBI - E Andrus (6), P Fielder (9), A Rios (12)
2-out RBI - P Fielder
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, R Chirinos 1
GIDP - E Andrus
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - L Martin (8, 2nd base off S Kazmir/D Norris)
Fielding
DP - 2 (E Andrus-J Wilson-P Fielder, A Beltre-J Wilson-P Fielder)

Pitching

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott KazmirDFP
(W, 4-0)
5.0 7 3 3 1 4 0 0.94 2.11
Ryan CookDFP
2.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.96 0.96
Fernando AbadDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.36 0.00
Sean DoolittleDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.18 5.68

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Martín PérezDFP
(L, 4-1)
4.2 8 8 8 3 3 0 1.08 2.95
Jason FrasorDFP
1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1.04 1.04
Shawn TollesonDFP
2.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.14 2.92
Neal CottsDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.66 6.52
Pitching
WP - S Kazmir, J Frasor
HBP - S Choo (by S Kazmir)
Pitches-strikes - S Kazmir 95-62; R Cook 22-14; F Abad 10-6; S Doolittle 20-15; M Perez 87-50; J Frasor 21-13; S Tolleson 22-13; N Cotts 16-9
Ground balls-fly balls - S Kazmir 10-3; R Cook 3-1; F Abad 1-1; S Doolittle 0-1; M Perez 5-3; J Frasor 2-0; S Tolleson 1-4; N Cotts 0-2
Batters faced - S Kazmir 23; R Cook 7; F Abad 3; S Doolittle 4; M Perez 24; J Frasor 5; S Tolleson 7; N Cotts 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:08.
Umpires: HP--Marcus Pattillo. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 70 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 17 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 30,221.