Minnesota 3, Oakland 2

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 10:05 PM
Location - Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Temperature - 60°
Umpires - Home Plate - Phil Cuzzi, First Base - Scott Barry, Second Base - Tom Hallion, Third Base - Mike Muchlinski,
Attendance - 12027

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 48-46 28-20 20-26 W1
Oakland 39-53 21-25 18-28 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Oakland Athletics have a 21-25 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 20-26 record on the road.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Athletics have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Matt Guerrier pitched 2.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.18. Joe Nathan closed out the game to get the save and has 26 save s for the season. Andrew Bailey took the loss for Oakland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Oakland
Anthony Swarzak Player Dallas Braden
No Decision W/L No Decision
7.0 IP 7.0
4 Strikeouts 3
4 Hits 5
2.57 ERA 2.57
Hitting
Minnesota   Oakland
Joe CredePlayer Ryan Sweeney
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 2
.400 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 7 0 13 .194 19 6 3 5 0 1
Oakland 4 0 4 .125 10 7 2 3 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Athletics have a W/L % of .425 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 .543 after a loss.
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