Minnesota 10, Oakland 5

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, June 9, 2009 10:05 PM
Location - McAfee Coliseum
Temperature - 60°
Umpires - Home Plate - Marty Foster, First Base - Chad Fairchild, Second Base - John Hirschbeck, Third Base - Wally Bell,
Attendance - 10127

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 4 4 1 0 10 16 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 5 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 29-31 21-12 8-19 W1
Oakland 26-31 15-14 11-17 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Oakland Athletics have a 15-14 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 8-19 record on the road.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Athletics have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Scott Baker pitched 8.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.59. Joe Nathan closed out the game to get the save and has 12 save s for the season. Brett Anderson took the loss for Oakland.
  • Justin Morneau, Jason Kubel hit homeruns for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Oakland
Scott Baker Player Brett Anderson
Win W/L Loss
8.0 IP 5.2
8 Strikeouts 5
4 Hits 10
3.38 ERA 7.94
Hitting
Minnesota   Oakland
Justin Morneau Player Adam Kennedy
4 Hits 2
2 RBI 2
1 HR 0
7 TB 2
.800 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 16 2 25 .381 20 9 10 3 0 1
Oakland 5 0 6 .161 12 11 5 4 1 0

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Athletics have a W/L % of .519 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 .452 after a loss.
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