54-58
2 - 3
68-43

Game Story

Derek Norris took a turn in the ever-changing rotation of Oakland Athletics to end games in dramatic fashion. Norris singled up the middle with two outs and the bases loaded in the 10th inning against former Oakland closer Grant Balfour, and the Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Monday night...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
TB 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
Oak 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 11 2

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
Evan LongoriaDFP
homered to deep left
TB 1 - OAK 0
Bottom 3rd: Oakland
Jed LowrieDFP
doubled to right,
Josh ReddickDFP
scored
TB 1 - OAK 1
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
Desmond JenningsDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Kevin KiermaierDFP
scored
TB 2 - OAK 1
Bottom 6th: Oakland
Josh DonaldsonDFP
singled to center,
Eric SogardDFP
scored,
Sam FuldDFP
to third
TB 2 - OAK 2
Bottom 10th: Oakland
Derek NorrisDFP
singled to shallow center,
Sam FuldDFP
scored,
John JasoDFP
to third,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to second
TB 2 - OAK 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
5 0 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 .242
Ben ZobristDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .276
Matt JoyceDFP
DH
5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .280
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .256
James LoneyDFP
1B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290
Seán RodríguezDFP
PR-1B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
Logan ForsytheDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .253
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .255
José MolinaDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .186
Brandon GuyerDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .276
Curt CasaliDFP
C
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
Kevin KiermaierDFP
RF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .293
Totals 37 2 6 2 1 1 6 3 12
Batting
3B - K Kiermaier (5, J Samardzija)
HR - E Longoria (14, 2nd inning off J Samardzija 0 on, 0 Out)
S - L Forsythe
RBI - D Jennings (30), E Longoria (57)
2-out RBI - D Jennings
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Joyce 2, Y Escobar 1, J Molina 1, K Kiermaier 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - D Jennings (14, 3rd base off J Samardzija/D Norris), B Zobrist (9, 2nd base off J Samardzija/D Norris), L Forsythe (1, 2nd base off J Samardzija/D Norris)
Fielding
E - E Longoria (7, field)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Sam FuldDFP
CF-LF
5 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 5 .262
John JasoDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .272
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
4 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 4 .244
Brandon MossDFP
LF-1B
5 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 5 .251
Derek NorrisDFP
C
6 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .300
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .258
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
4 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 .242
Stephen VogtDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .321
Coco CrispDFP
PH-CF
1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .273
Eric SogardDFP
2B
2 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .207
Jonny GómesDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .239
Alberto CallaspoDFP
2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
Totals 40 3 11 3 0 9 10 2 28
Batting
2B - J Lowrie (28, A Cobb)
RBI - J Donaldson (78), D Norris (41), J Lowrie (42)
2-out RBI - J Donaldson, D Norris, J Lowrie
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Fuld 2, J Donaldson 3, B Moss 1, J Reddick 2, S Vogt 1
Team LOB - 18
Running
SB - S Fuld 2 (15, 2nd base off A Cobb/J Molina, 2nd base off G Balfour/C Casali)
Fielding
E - J Donaldson (19, throw); J Lowrie (11, field)

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Alex CobbDFP
5.2 8 2 2 4 4 0 1.21 3.52
Joel PeraltaDFP
1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.19 3.77
Brad BoxbergerDFP
1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.82 2.00
Jake McGeeDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.82 1.44
Grant BalfourDFP
(L, 1-4)
0.2 2 1 1 2 1 0 1.55 4.93

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeff SamardzijaDFP
7.0 5 2 2 1 3 1 0.82 3.09
Luke GregersonDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.01 1.88
Sean DoolittleDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.64 2.54
Ryan CookDFP
(W, 1-1)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.10 2.48
Pitching
IBB - J Gomes (by J Peralta)
HBP - J Jaso (by A Cobb)
Pitches-strikes - A Cobb 102-62; J Peralta 28-13; B Boxberger 16-12; J McGee 23-12; G Balfour 31-19; J Samardzija 110-68; L Gregerson 7-6; S Doolittle 13-11; R Cook 9-9
Ground balls-fly balls - A Cobb 11-5; J Peralta 1-0; B Boxberger 0-0; J McGee 0-2; G Balfour 2-0; J Samardzija 14-5; L Gregerson 1-0; S Doolittle 1-0; R Cook 1-0
Batters faced - A Cobb 30; J Peralta 6; B Boxberger 4; J McGee 4; G Balfour 6; J Samardzija 28; L Gregerson 3; S Doolittle 5; R Cook 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:57.
Umpires: HP--CB Bucknor. 1B--Quinn Wolcott. 2B--John Tumpane. 3B--Dale Scott.
Weather: 66 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 18,479.