San Francisco 3, Oakland 0

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 21, 2011 7:10 PM
Location - AT&T Park
Temperature - 62°
Umpires - Home Plate - CB Bucknor, First Base - Dale Scott, Second Base - Jerry Meals, Third Base - John Tumpane,
Attendance - 42152

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oakland 22-24 11-12 11-12 L4
San Francisco 26-19 12-5 14-14 W4

Recap


Tim Lincecum continued his dominance of the Oakland Athletics with a two-hitter to lead the host San Francisco Giants to a 3-0 victory on Saturday.
 
Lincecum (4-4), who improved to 5-0 with three complete games in six career starts against the Athletics, retired 21 straight batters and struck out six among his 133 pitches as the Giants won their fourth straight. He struck out Daric Barton and Ryan Sweeney to end the game.

Buster Posey’s run-scoring groundout gave the Giants the lead in the first inning, and San Francisco finished the scoring in the eighth on a single by Cody Ross and a sacrifice fly by Miguel Tejada.

Lincecum allowed a single to Sweeney with two outs in the first and a two-out single to Landon Powell in the eighth. He did not walk a batter.
 
Athletics starter Brett Anderson (2-4) gave up one run, five hits and struck out five over five innings.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Oakland   San Francisco
Brett Anderson Player Tim Lincecum
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 9.0
5 Strikeouts 6
5 Hits 3
1.80 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Oakland   San Francisco
David DeJesus Player Aubrey Huff
1 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
1 TB 2
1.000 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Oakland 3 0 3 .100 5 6 0 0 0 2
San Francisco 9 0 12 .290 17 7 3 2 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • San Francisco will play their next game at home against Oakland. The Giants have a W/L % of .577 after a win and .579 after a loss.
  • Oakland will play their next game on the road against San Francisco. The Athletics have a W/L % of .409 after a win and .542 after a loss.
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