Kansas City 4, Oakland 3

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, September 1, 2009 10:05 PM
Location - Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Temperature - 68°
Umpires - Home Plate - Mike Estabrook, First Base - Jim Joyce, Second Base - Bill Miller, Third Base - Derryl Cousins,
Attendance - 10039

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 51-81 26-41 25-40 W1
Oakland 58-74 31-34 27-40 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Oakland Athletics have a 31-34 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 25-40 record on the road.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Athletics have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Royals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Kyle Davies pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.71. Joakim Soria closed out the game to get the save and has 21 save s for the season. Jay Marshall took the loss for Oakland.
  • Rajai Davis had the only homerun for Oakland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   Oakland
Kyle Davies Player Edgar G. Gonzalez
Win W/L No Decision
6.0 IP 5.0
6 Strikeouts 5
4 Hits 3
1.50 ERA 1.80
Hitting
Kansas City   Oakland
Alberto Jose Callaspo Player Mark Ellis
2 Hits 2
2 RBI 1
0 HR 0
2 TB 2
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 9 0 11 .265 17 7 4 3 1 0
Oakland 7 1 10 .212 23 10 3 8 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The Athletics have a W/L % of .390 after a win and .479 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against Oakland. The Royals have a W/L % of .373 after a win and .395 after a loss.
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