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Anderson wins first
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Athletics 7, Rays 6
Ryan Sweeney (left) and Matt Holliday celebrated after Sweeney's catch ended the game. (AP)
The Athletics got hits from all nine starters except for Rajai Davis. Brett Anderson notched his first big league win. Ryan Sweeney saved the game with a diving catch with two outs in the ninth on a ball that would have tied the game.
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Series at a glance:
OAK
Oakland (15-22)
Won 2
Oakland 7, Tampa Bay 6   TB
Tampa Bay (20-22)
Lost 2
May 20, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Oakland
1 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 0   7 9 2
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 2 1 0 2 1 0   6 8 0
Standings thru 5/20/09  |  Recap: OAK | TB  |  Gameday  |  Athletics stats  |  Rays stats
Oakland AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Cabrera, O, SS 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 .244
Suzuki, K, C 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 .309
Cust, DH 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .261
Holliday, LF 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 .270
Giambi, 1B 2 2 1 1 2 0 1 .198
  Hannahan, 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .129
Kennedy, A, 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .359
Crosby, 3B-1B 4 2 1 1 0 0 2 .214
Cunningham, A, RF 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .077
Davis, R, CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .167
  a-Sweeney, R, PH-CF 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .248
Totals 35 7 9 7 6 6 17  

a-Struck out for Davis, R in the 5th.

BATTING
2B: Kennedy, A (3, Kazmir), Cunningham, A (1, Kazmir).
TB: Giambi; Suzuki, K; Cunningham, A 2; Cust; Holliday; Crosby; Cabrera, O 2; Kennedy, A 2.
RBI: Giambi (18), Suzuki, K (16), Kennedy, A (5), Crosby (9), Cunningham, A (1), Cabrera, O 2 (14).
2-out RBI: Giambi; Suzuki, K; Cabrera, O 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kennedy, A; Cust 2; Davis, R; Cabrera, O.
SF: Crosby.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Sweeney, R (3, 2nd base off Isringhausen/Navarro, D).

FIELDING
E: Kennedy, A (2, throw), Cabrera, O (7, throw).
DP: 2 (Kennedy, A-Cabrera, O-Giambi, Kennedy, A-Suzuki, K).

 
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Upton, B, CF 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 .177
Crawford, C, LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .321
Longoria, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .331
Pena, C, 1B 3 2 2 2 1 0 0 .250
Bartlett, SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .379
Aybar, W, DH 3 1 1 2 0 1 3 .277
Iwamura, 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .303
Kapler, RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .193
  a-Zobrist, PH-RF 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .273
Navarro, D, C 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .178
Totals 33 6 8 5 3 6 12  

a-Hit into a double play for Kapler in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Pena, C (9, Anderson, B), Longoria (17, Casilla, S).
3B: Iwamura (1, Wuertz).
HR: Pena, C (14, 4th inning off Anderson, B, 1 on, 2 out), Aybar, W (2, 5th inning off Anderson, B, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Bartlett; Longoria 2; Pena, C 6; Navarro, D; Aybar, W 4; Iwamura 4.
RBI: Pena, C 2 (35), Aybar, W 2 (9), Iwamura (16).
2-out RBI: Pena, C 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Aybar, W 2.
SF: Aybar, W.
GIDP: Navarro, D.
Team RISP: 3-for-6.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Upton, B (13, 2nd base off Anderson, B/Suzuki, K).

 
Oakland IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Anderson, B (W, 1-4) 6.0 4 4 2 0 5 2 5.54
Wuertz 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 2.08
Springer 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 3.63
Casilla, S (H, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 2.70
Ziegler (S, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.63
 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kazmir (L, 4-4) 4.1 8 7 7 4 3 0 7.69
Balfour 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 5.12
Isringhausen 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Cormier 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.10
Howell 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.21

Anderson, B pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.
Springer pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

WP: Casilla, S.
IBB: Pena, C (by Casilla, S).
HBP: Kennedy, A (by Kazmir).
Pitches-strikes: Anderson, B 80-53, Wuertz 13-10, Springer 9-6, Casilla, S 25-14, Ziegler 14-6, Kazmir 93-53, Balfour 21-11, Isringhausen 12-6, Cormier 15-10, Howell 10-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Anderson, B 6-3, Wuertz 0-1, Springer 0-0, Casilla, S 1-1, Ziegler 0-2, Kazmir 3-5, Balfour 1-3, Isringhausen 0-0, Cormier 2-1, Howell 1-0.
Batters faced: Anderson, B 22, Wuertz 4, Springer 1, Casilla, S 6, Ziegler 4, Kazmir 26, Balfour 7, Isringhausen 4, Cormier 3, Howell 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Wuertz 1-1, Casilla, S 1-1, Balfour 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Alfonso Marquez. 1B: Randy Marsh. 2B: Mike Winters. 3B: Lance Barksdale.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:01.
Att: 13,721.
Venue: Tropicana Field.
May 20, 2009
May 20, 2009

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