Mark Ellis walks gingerly after straining his left calf in the third. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
By Mychael Urban / MLB.com
Infielders Nomar Garciaparra and Mark Ellis left with calf injuries, and after a blister sidelined starter Brett Anderson in the sixth, the A's 'pen gave up a three-run inning to lose a two-run lead. After Ryan Sweeney's homer tied it, Jason Giambi's eighth-inning error led to the deciding run.
Game Scores: Anderson, B , Millwood . WP: Bailey, A, Millwood. Pitches-strikes: Anderson, B 83-50, Bailey, A 25-10, Casilla, S 8-7, Wuertz 11-7, Millwood 121-78, Francisco, F 6-4. Groundouts-flyouts: Anderson, B 6-1, Bailey, A 0-0, Casilla, S 1-2, Wuertz 1-1, Millwood 9-6, Francisco, F 1-1. Batters faced: Anderson, B 21, Bailey, A 6, Casilla, S 3, Wuertz 4, Millwood 35, Francisco, F 3. Inherited runners-scored: Bailey, A 1-1. Ejections: Texas Rangers first baseman Chris Davis ejected by HP umpire Eric Cooper (6th) Umpires:
HP: Eric Cooper. 1B: Angel Campos. 2B: Mike Reilly. 3B: Laz Diaz. Weather: 71 degrees, cloudy. Wind:
19 mph, In from CF. T: 2:31. Att: 12,627. Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. April
28, 2009 April 28, 2009
Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner