Each of the A's starters contributed at least one hit. Kurt Suzuki led the charge with a two-run double in the second, and he later drove in a third run with a bases-loaded walk. Dana Eveland pitched five innings to get the win, and three relievers combined for four scoreless innings.
BATTING TB: Bartlett; Crawford, C 2; Aybar, W. RBI: Navarro, D (3). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kapler; Aybar, W. SAC: Navarro, D. GIDP: Longoria, Burrell. Team RISP: 0-for-5. Team LOB: 4.
BATTING 2B: Suzuki, K (4, Sonnanstine), Sweeney, R (4, Sonnanstine). TB: Sweeney, R 2; Giambi; Ellis, M; Suzuki, K 2; Buck; Cust; Holliday; Cabrera, O 2; Garciaparra. RBI: Garciaparra (7), Suzuki, K 3 (7), Ellis, M (9), Cabrera, O (4), Holliday (11). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Garciaparra; Ellis, M 2. GIDP: Sweeney, R. Team RISP: 5-for-11. Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING CS: Buck (1, 2nd base by Sonnanstine/Navarro, D).