Oakland 4, Minnesota 3

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, June 11, 2009 3:35 PM
Location - McAfee Coliseum
Temperature - 59°
Umpires - Home Plate - John Hirschbeck, First Base - Wally Bell, Second Base - Marty Foster, Third Base - Chad Fairchild,
Attendance - 13383

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 8 0
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 7 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 30-32 21-12 9-20 L1
Oakland 27-32 16-15 11-17 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Oakland Athletics have a 16-15 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 9-20 record on the road.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Athletics have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Brad Ziegler pitched 2.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.76. Sean Henn took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Adam Kennedy had the only homerun for Oakland. Joe Crede had the only homerun for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Oakland
Nick Blackburn Player Trevor Cahill
Loss W/L Loss
8.0 IP 7.0
3 Strikeouts 2
6 Hits 7
3.38 ERA 3.86
Hitting
Minnesota   Oakland
Justin Morneau Player Jack Hannahan
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 4
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 8 1 11 .242 13 4 3 3 0 0
Oakland 7 1 14 .250 11 3 4 4 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game on the road against San Francisco. The Athletics have a W/L % of .519 after a win and .406 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Chi. Cubs. The Twins have a W/L % of .516 after a win and .452 after a loss.
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