87-73
6 - 2
66-94

Game Story

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Josh Reddick drove in three runs, Scott Kazmir won for the first time in seven starts and the Oakland Athletics moved oh so close to finally clinching their third consecutive playoff berth.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
OAK 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 6 8 1
TEX 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 5 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Texas
Ryan RuaDFP
doubled to deep left center,
Leonys MartínDFP
scored
OAK 0 - TEX 1
Top 3rd: Oakland
Adam DunnDFP
doubled to right,
Eric SogardDFP
and
Coco CrispDFP
scored
OAK 2 - TEX 1
Top 4th: Oakland
Josh ReddickDFP
homered (376 ft.) to deep right
OAK 3 - TEX 1
Top 5th: Oakland
Jed LowrieDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
scored,
Brandon MossDFP
to third
OAK 4 - TEX 1
Josh ReddickDFP
singled to right center,
Brandon MossDFP
and
Jed LowrieDFP
scored
OAK 6 - TEX 1
Bottom 5th: Texas
Leonys MartínDFP
grounded out, second to first,
Rougned OdorDFP
scored,
Daniel RobertsonDFP
to third
OAK 6 - TEX 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .251
Adam DunnDFP
DH
5 0 1 2 0 0 3 0 0 .220
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .253
Brandon MossDFP
1B
2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .235
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .247
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
4 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 .256
Derek NorrisDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .270
Sam FuldDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .239
Eric SogardDFP
2B
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .223
Totals 34 6 8 6 1 4 6 0 11
Batting
2B - A Dunn (18, N Tepesch); J Lowrie (29, N Tepesch)
HR - J Reddick (12, 4th inning off N Tepesch 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - A Dunn 2 (64), J Lowrie (47), J Reddick 3 (52)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lowrie 1, S Fuld 1
GIDP - C Crisp, D Norris
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - B Moss (7, throw)

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .276
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260
Ryan RuaDFP
DH
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .303
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .325
Jake SmolinskiDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .354
Robinson ChirinosDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .238
Adam RosalesDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
Rougned OdorDFP
2B
3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .257
Daniel RobertsonDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
Totals 33 2 5 2 0 0 6 1 6
Batting
2B - R Rua (7, S Kazmir); J Smolinski (5, S Kazmir); D Robertson (9, S Kazmir)
RBI - L Martin (40), R Rua (14)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, J Smolinski 1, R Chirinos 1
Team LOB - 4
Running
SB - L Martin (31, 2nd base off S Kazmir/D Norris)
Fielding
E - A Rosales (2, throw)
DP - 2 (A Beltre-R Odor-A Rosales, R Odor-E Andrus-A Rosales)

Pitching

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott KazmirDFP
(W, 15-9)
7.0 4 2 1 0 5 0 1.16 3.55
Dan OteroDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.10 2.29
Sean DoolittleDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.73 2.73

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Nick TepeschDFP
(L, 5-11)
4.1 6 6 5 4 2 1 1.37 4.36
Robbie Ross Jr.DFP
1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.70 6.20
Román MéndezDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.08 2.23
Neal CottsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 4.11
Álex CláudioDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.46 3.09
Pitching
WP - R Ross Jr
Pitches-strikes - S Kazmir 101-73; D Otero 10-7; S Doolittle 12-8; N Tepesch 88-46; R Ross Jr
Ground balls-fly balls - S Kazmir 11-6; D Otero 2-0; S Doolittle 0-2; N Tepesch 3-9; R Ross Jr
Batters faced - S Kazmir 26; D Otero 3; S Doolittle 4; N Tepesch 23; R Ross Jr
Game Details
Game Time: 2:49.
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--James Hoye. 2B--Mark Carlson. 3B--Bill Welke.
Weather: 83 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 31,586.