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Saturday, August 30, 2008:
Athletics 3, Twins 2
None out when winning run scored.
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, RF3112100.306
Punto, SS4010000.286
Mauer, C4010001.323
Morneau, 1B4000000.311
Kubel, DH2010210.277
Young, D, LF4030010.285
Harris, B, 3B4000026.259
Casilla, A, 2B4100004.297
Gomez, C, CF2000010.254
Totals312723511.279
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Davis, R, CF4000012.238
Suzuki, K, C4010000.287
Crosby, SS4120001.250
Brown, E, LF3100012.247
Sweeney, R, RF4000012.287
Cust, DH3111010.228
Barton, 1B3010010.216
Pennington, 3B2000001.138
a-Ellis, M, PH1000010.233
Hannahan, 3B0000000.220
Patterson, E, 2B3010011.213
Totals31361079.241
a-Struck out for Pennington in the 7th.
BATTING
HR: Span (4, 5th inning off Braden, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Punto; Kubel; Span 4; Mauer; Young, D 3.
RBI: Span 2 (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Casilla, A 2; Mauer.
SAC: Gomez, C.
GIDP: Harris, B.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
CS: Span (5, 2nd base by Embree/Suzuki, K).
PO: Mauer (1st base by Braden), Span (1st base by Embree).

FIELDING
E: Nathan (1, throw).

BATTING
2B: Crosby (36, Liriano, F).
HR: Cust (25, 5th inning off Liriano, F, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Barton; Suzuki, K; Cust 4; Crosby 3; Patterson, E.
RBI: Cust (59).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney, R; Davis, R.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Patterson, E (9, 2nd base off Liriano, F/Mauer).

FIELDING
E: Pennington (2, fielding).
DP: (Pennington-Barton).
Pickoffs: Braden (Mauer at 1st base), Embree (Span at 1st base).

MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Liriano, F7.05110613.45
Guerrier(H, 20)1.00000104.54
Nathan(BS, 5)(L, 0-1)0.01200001.11
Totals8.06310714.12
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Braden6.07212213.88
Embree1.00001004.73
Street(W, 5-5)2.00000304.07
Totals9.07213513.83
Nathan pitched to 3 batters in the 9th.

Balk: Braden.
HBP: Brown, E (by Nathan).
Pitches-strikes: Liriano, F 99-66, Guerrier 15-8, Nathan 11-5, Braden 100-64, Embree 15-8, Street 26-19.
Groundouts-flyouts: Liriano, F 8-5, Guerrier 1-1, Nathan 1-0, Braden 8-3, Embree 1-0, Street 1-2.
Batters faced: Liriano, F 26, Guerrier 3, Nathan 3, Braden 26, Embree 3, Street 6.
Umpires: HP: Gary Darling. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Bill Miller. 3B: Jerry Meals.
Weather: 64 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:27.
Att: 25,238.
Venue: McAfee Coliseum.
August 30, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media