MLB Box Score - Minnesota vs. Oakland

American League
DET 4
KC 5
BAL 9
NYY 12
SEA 4
TOR 6
BOS 15
TB 2
CLE 6
CHW 7
DET 2
KC 4
MIN 3
OAK 8
TEX 1
ANA 2
National League
SF 4
WAS 3
HOU 7
PIT 4
FLA 2
NYM 3
STL 5
CIN 6
PHI 1
ATL 4
CHC 3
MIL 5
SD 1
COL 20
LA 1
ARI 4
All times are US/Eastern

8, 3

Final
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Minnesota
(76-74)
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Oakland
(84-67)
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W: J. Blanton (11-11) L: F. Liriano (0-1)
HR: MIN - J. Jones (22)   OAK - N. Swisher (20)
 
Minnesota Twins
Jason Tyner, LF4010000 .321
Brent Abernathy, DH4000012 .238
Joe Mauer, C3110103 .304
Jacque Jones, RF4222002 .251
Lew Ford, CF3000112 .260
Justin Morneau, 1B4011012 .241
Michael Cuddyer, 3B4010011 .254
Juan Castro, SS4000012 .264
Luis Rodriguez, 2B3000100 .260
Totals333633514 
Batting
2B - Joe Mauer (26, Witasick), Jacque Jones (21, Blanton), Justin Morneau (20, Blanton)
HR - Jacque Jones (22, Blanton)
RBI - Jacque Jones 2 (68), Justin Morneau (72)
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - Lew Ford 2 (5, Wild throw)
Oakland Athletics
Mark Ellis, 2B4222100 .327
Jason Kendall, C4233100 .270
Mark Kotsay, CF5032022 .283
Eric Chavez, 3B5010014 .271
Jay Payton, LF3110103 .271
Scott Hatteberg, DH3100120 .265
Hiram Bocachica, RF2110010 .222
   a- Dan Johnson, PH-1B2000011 .278
Nick Swisher, 1B-RF4111013 .235
Marco Scutaro, SS4000023 .239
Totals36812841016 
a-grounded out for Bocachica in the 5th
Batting
2B - Jason Kendall (25, Liriano), Mark Kotsay (31, Liriano)
HR - Nick Swisher (20, Guerrier)
RBI - Mark Ellis 2 (48), Jason Kendall 3 (46), Mark Kotsay 2 (80), Nick Swisher (71)
2-OUT RBI - Mark Ellis 2 (20), Jason Kendall 2 (20), Mark Kotsay 2 (32)
CS - Mark Ellis (3, 2nd base by Liriano/Mauer)
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - Scutaro-Ellis-Johnson
E - Marco Scutaro (9, )
Minnesota Twins
Francisco Liriano (L,0-1) 3.2666360 7.59
Matt Guerrier 2.1521011 3.65
Travis Bowyer 2100130 1.42
Pitches-Strikes - Francisco Liriano 93-57, Matt Guerrier 39-24, Travis Bowyer 38-26
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Francisco Liriano 3-1, Matt Guerrier 2-5, Travis Bowyer 2-1
Batters Faced - Francisco Liriano 19, Matt Guerrier 13, Travis Bowyer 8
Oakland Athletics
Joe Blanton (W,11-11) 6533321 3.60
Kiko Calero 1000010 3.46
Jay Witasick 2100020 2.87
WP - Jay Witasick (4)
Pitches-Strikes - Joe Blanton 103-67, Kiko Calero 8-6, Jay Witasick 19-14
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Joe Blanton 9-7, Jay Witasick 1-3
Batters Faced - Joe Blanton 26, Kiko Calero 3, Jay Witasick 7
Game Information
Attendance - 18014
Game Time - 2:37
Temperature - 61
Umpires - Home - Jerry Layne, First Base - Paul Emmel, Second Base - Ed Montague, Third Base - Tony Randazzo