Odds:
Stadium: Oakland-Alameda
Attendance: 30,097
(56-53)
3
L: Vargas (8-5)
(67-42)
8
W: Lester (11-7)
Final
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KC0010002003102
OAK00008000-880

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd
KCSalvador Pérez hit sacrifice fly to deep center, Alcides Escobar scored, Nori Aoki to third
Bottom 5th
OAK
1
1
Alberto Callaspo singled to right center, Jonny Gómes scored, Stephen Vogt to third
OAK
1
2
Josh Reddick singled to shallow right, Stephen Vogt scored, Alberto Callaspo to third
OAK
1
3
Nick Punto singled to shallow right, Alberto Callaspo scored, Josh Reddick to second
OAK
1
4
Jed Lowrie singled to third, Josh Reddick scored, Nick Punto to third, Sam Fuld to second
OAK
1
5
Josh Donaldson walked, Eric Sogard scored, Sam Fuld to third, Jed Lowrie to second
OAK
1
8
Jonny Gómes singled to shallow left, Sam Fuld and Jed Lowrie scored, Josh Donaldson to second, Josh Donaldson scored, Jonny Gómes to third on left fielder Alex Gordon's fielding error
Top 7th
KC
2
8
Nori Aoki singled to shallow left, Lorenzo Cain scored, Nori Aoki to second advancing on throw
KC
3
8
Christian Colón singled to center, Nori Aoki scored

Batting

Kansas CityABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
RF-LF312100200.266
2B200000000.260
PH-2B201100002.357
DH301100012.272
1B400000002.264
LF301000000.274
CF100000010.279
C401000011.200
CF-RF413000011.303
3B400000005.191
SS411000002.275
Totals343103002415
Batting
2B - A Gordon (28, J Lester); L Cain (20, J Lester)
S - O Infante
SF - S Perez
RBI - N Aoki (18), C Colon (2), S Perez (40)
2-out RBI - N Aoki, C Colon
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Colon 1, S Perez 1, B Butler 1
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - A Gordon (2, field)
OaklandABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
CF411000000.264
SS410100000.236
3B310100110.246
C402000023.303
LF412200011.239
1B410000013.333
DH411100021.232
RF311100000.253
2B201100000.207
PR-2B110000000.198
Totals3388700178
Batting
2B - D Norris (14, J Vargas)
RBI - J Lowrie (41), J Donaldson (77), J Gomes 2 (34), A Callaspo (34), J Reddick (29), N Punto (13)
2-out RBI - J Gomes 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Vogt 1
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
Outfield assists - S Fuld
DP - 1 (S Fuld-D Norris)

Pitching

Kansas CityIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(L, 8-5)4.16740501.243.48
0.11101101.263.13
1.10000001.475.29
2.01000101.626.12
OaklandIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(W, 11-7)6.29331301.142.59
1.10000101.132.55
1.01001001.303.41
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - J Vargas 75-47; A Crow 15-7; S Downs 10-6; B Chen 24-16; J Lester 104-71; R Cook 16-11; J Chavez 23-15
Ground balls-fly balls - J Vargas 5-4; A Crow 0-0; S Downs 4-0; B Chen 1-3; J Lester 9-7; R Cook 1-0; J Chavez 2-1
Batters faced - J Vargas 20; A Crow 3; S Downs 4; B Chen 7; J Lester 29; R Cook 4; J Chavez 5
Game Details
Game Time: 2:45.
Umpires: HP--Toby Basner. 1B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B--Mike DiMuro. 3B--Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 61 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Left to Right.