Oakland 4, Minnesota 3

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, June 8, 2009 10:05 PM
Location - McAfee Coliseum
Temperature - 62°
Umpires - Home Plate - Wally Bell, First Base - Marty Foster, Second Base - Chad Fairchild, Third Base - John Hirschbeck,
Attendance - 10181

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 28-31 21-12 7-19 L3
Oakland 26-30 15-13 11-17 W7

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Oakland Athletics have a 15-13 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 7-19 record on the road.
  • Oakland has a streak of 7 straight up wins. The Athletics have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Twins have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Josh Outman pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.17. Andrew Bailey closed out the game to get the save and has 5 save s for the season. Luis Ayala took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Jack Cust had the only homerun for Oakland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Oakland
Anthony Swarzak Player Josh Outman
Loss W/L Win
3.2 IP 6.0
3 Strikeouts 7
4 Hits 4
7.36 ERA 4.50
Hitting
Minnesota   Oakland
Joe Mauer Player Orlando Cabrera
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 2
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 5 0 5 .161 8 9 3 3 1 1
Oakland 6 1 10 .200 14 8 4 3 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Athletics have a W/L % of .538 after a win and .400 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Oakland. The Twins have a W/L % of .517 after a win and .433 after a loss.
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