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Box > Washington 7, Oakland 2
Sweet & Lo: Nats win 6th in a row
Bobby Crosby cranked an Esteban Loaiza fastball into the seats in the first, but the A's were shut down after that, managing just five hits and going down to the Nationals in D.C.
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Nick Johnson steals second under a leaping Marco Scutaro in the fourth inning. (Lawrence Jackson/AP)
Ryan Church was just a double short of hitting for the cycle, and Esteban Loaiza allowed two runs over seven strong innings as the Nationals collected their sixth straight victory.
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OAK
Oakland (23-35)
Lost 2
Washington 7, Oakland 2   WSH
Washington (33-26)
Won 6
June 8, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Oakland
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   2 5 0
Washington
0 0 1 3 0 2 1 0 X   7 12 0
Standings through 6/8/05  |  Gameday  |  Athletics Stats  |  Nationals Stats
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kendall, C3110000.244
Crosby, SS4112011.324
Kotsay, CF4000001.279
Chavez, 3B2010201.240
Kielty, LF4020002.281
Johnson, 1B4000014.243
Swisher, RF4000023.238
Scutaro, 2B3000101.246
Glynn, P1000010.000
a-Thomas, PH1000000.109
Yabu, P0000000.000
Rincon, P0000000.000
b-Byrnes, PH1000001.250
Cruz, P0000000.000
Totals312523514 

a-Grounded out for Glynn in the 5th. b-Popped out for Rincon in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Kielty (7, Carrasco).
HR: Crosby (1, 1st inning off Loaiza, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Kendall; Crosby 4; Chavez; Kielty 3.
RBI: Crosby 2 (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Johnson; Chavez; Scutaro.
GIDP: Swisher.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Swisher (Johnson at 2nd base).
DP: (Crosby-Scutaro-Johnson).

 
WashingtonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Wilkerson, CF3110110.281
b-Blanco, PH-LF1000000.265
Church, LF-RF5143002.336
Guillen, RF2000121.288
Byrd, LF-CF1000001.304
Johnson, 1B3120113.343
Castilla, 3B4111014.280
Baerga, 2B4111011.244
Schneider, C3112100.231
Guzman, SS4110001.191
Loaiza, P2010000.214
a-Cordero, W, PH1000001.000
Carrasco, P0000000.000
Totals3371274614 

a-Flied out for Loaiza in the 7th. b-Flied out for Wilkerson in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Baerga (2, Glynn).
3B: Church (2, Rincon), Guzman (2, Cruz).
HR: Church (5, 3rd inning off Glynn, 0 on, 2 out), Schneider (3, 4th inning off Glynn, 1 on, 1 out), Castilla (5, 7th inning off Cruz, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Wilkerson; Church 9; Johnson 2; Castilla 4; Baerga 2; Schneider 4; Guzman 3; Loaiza.
RBI: Church 3 (23), Baerga (7), Schneider 2 (14), Castilla (31).
2-out RBI: Church 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Castilla; Church; Baerga; Johnson; Cordero, W.
S: Loaiza.
GIDP: Byrd.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Johnson (3, 2nd base off Glynn/Kendall).

FIELDING
DP: (Guzman-Baerga-Johnson).

 
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Glynn (L, 0-2)4.07441425.73
Yabu 1.21222004.40
Rincon 0.11001103.31
Cruz 2.03110118.18
 
WashingtonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Loaiza (W, 2-4)7.04223413.48
Carrasco 2.01000103.18

WP: Carrasco.
HBP: Guillen (by Yabu), Kendall (by Carrasco).
Pitches-strikes: Glynn 93-58, Yabu 22-11, Rincon 18-10, Cruz 27-16, Loaiza 123-79, Carrasco 35-22.
Ground outs-fly outs: Glynn 3-5, Yabu 3-1, Rincon 0-0, Cruz 3-2, Loaiza 12-5, Carrasco 1-4.
Batters faced: Glynn 20, Yabu 8, Rincon 3, Cruz 8, Loaiza 27, Carrasco 8.
Inherited runners-scored: Rincon 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Meals. 1B: Mike Winters. 2B: Bruce Froemming. 3B: Hunter Wendelstedt.
Weather: 89 degrees, clear.
Wind: 2 mph, Varies.
T: 2:54.
Att: 28,749.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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