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Game Story

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Athletics hope they are poised for another spectacular September like the one that propelled them to an improbable AL West title over the Texas Rangers on the final day last season.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 2
Oak 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 X 5 9 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Oakland
Coco CrispDFP
homered to deep right
TB 0 - OAK 1
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
James LoneyDFP
homered to deep right center
TB 1 - OAK 1
Bottom 3rd: Oakland
Brandon MossDFP
singled to right,
Jed LowrieDFP
scored
TB 1 - OAK 2
Bottom 7th: Oakland
Stephen VogtDFP
homered to deep right
TB 1 - OAK 3
Bottom 8th: Oakland
Daric BartonDFP
singled to shallow center,
Brandon MossDFP
scored,
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
to third
TB 1 - OAK 4
Eric SogardDFP
grounded out to pitcher,
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
scored,
Daric BartonDFP
to second
TB 1 - OAK 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
David DeJesúsDFP
LF
2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333
Delmon YoungDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Sam FuldDFP
LF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .197
Ben ZobristDFP
2B-SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .273
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .265
Matt JoyceDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .255
James LoneyDFP
1B
4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .305
Wil MyersDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .284
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .247
José MolinaDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .243
Kelly JohnsonDFP
PH-2B
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Luke ScottDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .248
José LobatónDFP
C
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
Totals 32 1 7 1 1 1 10 0 7
Batting
2B - D DeJesus (3, A Griffin); W Myers (11, A Griffin); K Johnson (11, D Otero)
HR - J Loney (11, 2nd inning off A Griffin 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Loney (60)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Zobrist 1, E Longoria 1
GIDP - B Zobrist
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - E Longoria (9, field); D Jennings (3, field)
DP - 2 (Y Escobar-B Zobrist-J Loney, B Zobrist-Y Escobar-J Loney)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .258
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .292
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .293
Brandon MossDFP
RF
2 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 .249
Yoenis CéspedesDFP
LF
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .228
Alberto CallaspoDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 .257
Daric BartonDFP
1B
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .214
Eric SogardDFP
2B
2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .263
Stephen VogtDFP
C
4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .244
Totals 31 5 9 5 2 4 4 0 13
Batting
2B - J Lowrie (41, A Torres)
HR - C Crisp (16, 1st inning off J Wright 0 on, 0 Out), S Vogt (3, 7th inning off J McGee 0 on, 1 Out)
S - E Sogard
RBI - C Crisp (48), B Moss (69), D Barton (7), E Sogard (31), S Vogt (10)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, J Lowrie 1, B Moss 1, S Vogt 1
GIDP - A Callaspo, S Vogt
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
Outfield assists - Y Cespedes
DP - 1 (E Sogard-J Lowrie-D Barton)

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jamey WrightDFP
1.2 3 1 1 2 1 1 1.23 3.03
Álex TorresDFP
(L, 4-1)
3.1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0.83 1.31
Brandon GómesDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.05 5.40
Wesley WrightDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.44 4.05
Jake McGeeDFP
0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.16 4.10
Josh LuekeDFP
0.2 1 2 2 1 1 0 1.57 5.87
César RamosDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 4.50

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
A.J. GriffinDFP
(W, 12-9)
7.0 5 1 1 1 7 1 1.16 3.84
Dan OteroDFP
0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.12 1.19
Sean DoolittleDFP
(HLD, 22)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.03 3.57
Ryan CookDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.13 2.12
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - J Wright 36-20; A Torres 37-26; B Gomes 11-7; W Wright 4-3; J McGee 26-18; J Lueke 12-7; C Ramos 11-8; A Griffin 102-62; D Otero 2-2; S Doolittle 15-12; R Cook 9-8
Ground balls-fly balls - J Wright 2-2; A Torres 4-4; B Gomes 0-1; W Wright 0-0; J McGee 1-3; J Lueke 1-1; C Ramos 2-0; A Griffin 7-6; D Otero 0-0; S Doolittle 0-2; R Cook 1-0
Batters faced - J Wright 9; A Torres 13; B Gomes 2; W Wright 1; J McGee 4; J Lueke 4; C Ramos 3; A Griffin 25; D Otero 1; S Doolittle 3; R Cook 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:58.
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Larry Vanover. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Manny Gonzalez.
Weather: 68 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 18,639.