Oakland 5, Tampa Bay 2

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, April 25, 2009 4:05 PM
Location - McAfee Coliseum
Temperature - 54°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jeff Kellogg, First Base - Mark Wegner, Second Base - Rob Drake, Third Base - Angel Campos,
Attendance - 15432

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Tampa Bay 7-11 2-5 5-6 L1
Oakland 6-10 3-5 3-5 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Oakland Athletics have a 3-5 record at home this season. The Tampa Bay Rays have a 5-6 record on the road.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Athletics have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Rays have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Dallas Braden pitched 5.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.52. Brad Ziegler closed out the game to get the save and has 4 save s for the season. Matt Garza took the loss for Tampa Bay.
  • Jason Giambi, Travis Buck hit homeruns for Oakland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Tampa Bay   Oakland
Matt Garza Player Dallas Braden
Loss W/L Win
5.2 IP 5.2
6 Strikeouts 2
4 Hits 4
6.35 ERA 1.59
Hitting
Tampa Bay   Oakland
Akinori Iwamura Player Travis Buck
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 1
0 HR 1
2 TB 5
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Tampa Bay 7 0 8 .212 14 6 2 4 0 0
Oakland 6 2 13 .200 10 7 5 5 1 0

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Tampa Bay. The Athletics have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .400 after a loss.
  • Tampa Bay will play their next game on the road against Oakland. The Rays have a W/L % of .250 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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