Oakland 9, Kansas City 4

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, August 7, 2009 8:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 90°
Umpires - Home Plate - Tim Timmons, First Base - Jeff Kellogg, Second Base - Scott Barry, Third Base - Rob Drake,
Attendance - 21918

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 1 1 9 11 0
Kansas City 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4 14 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oakland 48-61 26-28 22-33 W1
Kansas City 42-67 24-35 18-32 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 24-35 record at home this season. The Oakland Athletics have a 22-33 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Royals have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Athletics have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Vin Mazzaro pitched 5.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.70. Brian Bannister took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Ryan Sweeney had the only homerun for Oakland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Oakland   Kansas City
Vin Mazzaro Player Brian Bannister
Win W/L Loss
5.0 IP 4.0
1 Strikeouts 1
8 Hits 7
5.40 ERA 15.75
Hitting
Oakland   Kansas City
Cliff Pennington Player David DeJesus
3 Hits 3
2 RBI 2
0 HR 0
5 TB 6
.750 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Oakland 11 1 17 .306 11 6 8 3 1 0
Kansas City 14 0 20 .359 24 3 4 4 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Oakland. The Royals have a W/L % of .442 after a win and .348 after a loss.
  • Oakland will play their next game on the road against Kansas City. The Athletics have a W/L % of .417 after a win and .459 after a loss.
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