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A hair-raising victory
Kielty goes deep in the 11th
Barry Zito worked a stellar nine innings, allowing only one run on three hits, with nine strikeouts. The ace set the stage for Bobby Kielty, who hit an 11th-inning homer to give the A's a dramatic win and a two-game lead over the Angels in the AL West.
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Athletics 2, Angels 1
Bobby Kielty rejoices in the dugout after hitting the go-ahead homer in the 11th. (Chris Carlson/AP)
Series at a glance:
Colon does it all but win
Bartolo Colon became the first Angel in 13 seasons to pitch into the 10th inning, but the Angels fell in 11. Robb Quinlan forced extra innings with a home run in the eighth inning.
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TODAY'S WRAPS: August 30, 2005
DET
CLE
PPD
OAK
Oakland (75-56)
Won 7
Oakland 2, LA Angels 1   LAA
LA Angels (73-58)
Lost 5
August 30, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
Oakland
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   2 7 1
LA Angels
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   1 4 1
Standings through 8/30/05  |  Gameday  |  Athletics Stats  |  Angels Stats
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kendall, C5010002.260
Ellis, 2B5000011.301
Chavez, 3B4110001.278
Johnson, 1B4021010.310
1-Bynum, PR-LF0000000.000
Hatteberg, DH3020000.273
Payton, CF4000004.276
Swisher, RF-1B3000111.246
Kielty, LF-RF4111011.261
Scutaro, SS4000002.243
Totals362721412 


1-Ran for Johnson in the 10th.

BATTING
2B: Chavez (31, Colon), Johnson (18, Colon).
HR: Kielty (8, 11th inning off Rodriguez, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Kendall; Chavez 2; Johnson 3; Hatteberg 2; Kielty 4.
RBI: Johnson (44), Kielty (54).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Swisher.
S: Hatteberg.
GIDP: Chavez; Kendall; Payton 2.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
E: Kendall (5, throw).
DP: (Ellis-Scutaro-Johnson).

 
LA AngelsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Figgins, CF3000220.284
Cabrera, SS5000002.254
Anderson, LF4010100.285
Guerrero, RF5000013.312
Molina, B, C3010111.308
Erstad, 1B4010012.281
Rivera, DH3000011.263
a-Kotchman, PH-DH1000001.239
Quinlan, 3B4111031.235
Kennedy, 2B4000010.315
Totals3614141011 

a-Flied out for Rivera in the 10th.

BATTING
HR: Quinlan (2, 8th inning off Zito, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Anderson; Molina, B; Erstad; Quinlan 4.
RBI: Quinlan (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Quinlan; Guerrero.
GIDP: Cabrera.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Erstad (9, 2nd base off Calero/Kendall), Figgins (45, 2nd base off Street/Kendall).

FIELDING
E: Kennedy (5, fielding).
DP: 4 (Cabrera-Erstad 2, Quinlan-Kennedy-Erstad, Cabrera-Kennedy-Erstad).

 
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Zito 9.03112913.37
Calero (W, 4-1)1.01000103.53
Street (S, 18)1.00002001.23
 
LA AngelsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Colon 9.16111303.23
Rodriguez (L, 2-4)1.21110113.02

Pitches-strikes: Zito 115-76, Calero 14-7, Street 17-8, Colon 105-75, Rodriguez 21-13.
Ground outs-fly outs: Zito 10-8, Calero 1-1, Street 2-1, Colon 19-6, Rodriguez 0-4.
Batters faced: Zito 31, Calero 4, Street 5, Colon 32, Rodriguez 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Rodriguez 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Lance Barksdale. 1B: Jim Reynolds. 2B: John Hirschbeck. 3B: Rob Drake.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:57.
Att: 42,176.

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