Oakland 3, Cleveland 1

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, July 4, 2010 1:05 PM
Location - Progressive Field
Temperature - 84°
Umpires - Home Plate - Angel Hernandez, First Base - Rob Drake, Second Base - Joe West, Third Base - Dan Bellino,
Attendance - 13940

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oakland 41-42 24-16 17-26 W1
Cleveland 32-49 17-22 15-27 L1

Recap

Vin Mazzaro pitched 7 1/3 solid innings and Adam Rosales hit a solo homer, leading the Oakland Athletics to a 3-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
 
Mazzaro (4-2) gave up a run in the third, but otherwise held the Indians in check. He allowed seven hits, walked one and struck out seven.
 
Andrew Bailey pitched the ninth for his 17th save in 20 opportunities.
 
Fausto Carmona, Cleveland's sole representative in the All-Star Game, allowed three runs and seven hits in seven innings. The right-hander (7-7) walked three and struck out three.
 
Rosales homered to lead off the seventh.
 
Oakland scored a run in the first. Coco Crisp drew a leadoff walk, took second on a passed ball by catcher Carlos Santana, went to third on a groundout and scored on Ryan Sweeney's slow tapper back toward the mound.
 
The Indians tied the game with a two-out rally in the third. Santana singled, went to third on Travis Hafner's single and scored on Austin Kearns' single.
 
Mark Ellis' RBI single in the fourth scored Jack Cust, who doubled.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Oakland   Cleveland
Vin Mazzaro Player Fausto Carmona
Win W/L Loss
7.1 IP 7.0
7 Strikeouts 3
7 Hits 7
1.23 ERA 3.86
Hitting
Oakland   Cleveland
Jack Cust Player Trevor Crowe
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 2
.667 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Oakland 7 1 11 .233 12 4 3 5 1 0
Cleveland 8 0 9 .242 9 8 1 1 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game on the road against Texas. The Indians have a W/L % of .469 after a win and .362 after a loss.
  • Oakland will play their next game at home against NY Yankees. The Athletics have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .488 after a loss.
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