Oakland 14, Minnesota 13

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, July 20, 2009 10:05 PM
Location - Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Temperature - 59°
Umpires - Home Plate - Mike Muchlinski, First Base - Phil Cuzzi, Second Base - Scott Barry, Third Base - Tom Hallion,
Attendance - 10283

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 3 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 17 1
Oakland 2 0 3 2 0 0 7 0 0 14 22 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 47-46 28-20 19-26 L2
Oakland 39-52 21-24 18-28 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Oakland Athletics have a 21-24 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 19-26 record on the road.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Athletics have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up loss. The Twins have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Craig Breslow pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.14. Michael Wuertz closed out the game to get the save and has 3 save s for the season. Jose Mijares took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Matt Holliday (2), Jack Cust, Daric Barton hit homeruns for Oakland. Justin Morneau (2), Michael Cuddyer, Jason Kubel hit homeruns for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Oakland
Nick Blackburn Player Gio Gonzalez
No Decision W/L No Decision
5.0 IP 2.2
0 Strikeouts 1
13 Hits 10
12.60 ERA 37.12
Hitting
Minnesota   Oakland
Michael Cuddyer Player Matt Holliday
4 Hits 4
1 RBI 6
1 HR 2
8 TB 12
.800 Avg .800

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 17 4 32 .415 20 7 13 8 0 1
Oakland 22 4 40 .500 19 0 14 3 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Athletics have a W/L % of .436 after a win and .423 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Oakland. The Twins have a W/L % of .479 after a win and .533 after a loss.
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