Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome - Minneapolis, MN
Regular Season
3
Final
2
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
OAK 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 1
MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 10 2
Oakland Oakland Minnesota Minnesota
Oakland
Oakland Athletics
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ellis 2B 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .233
Patterson LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .130
Crosby SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .248
Thomas DH 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .241
Cust RF 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .233
Davis CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .248
Suzuki C 3 0 1 2 1 0 1 .290
Gonzalez CF-RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .258
Hannahan 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .221
Barton 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .209
Totals 33 3 7 3 3 3 17 -

Batting

2B: Cust (12, Blackburn)
HR: Ellis (12, 1st inning off Blackburn, 0 on, 0 out)
TB: Ellis 4; Cust 3; Hannahan; Davis; Suzuki; Patterson
RBI: Suzuki 2 (35); Ellis (41)
Game-winning RBI: Ellis
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Crosby; Barton; Gonzalez
GIDP: Thomas; Gonzalez
Team RISP: 1-for-8
Team LOB: 6

Baserunning

SB: Davis (15, 2nd base off Crain/Mauer)

Fielding

Errors: Patterson (1)
DP: 2 (Hannahan-Ellis-Barton; Ellis-Crosby-Barton)
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Span CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .319
Punto 2B 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .271
Mauer C 4 1 3 1 0 1 1 .325
Morneau 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .305
Kubel RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .278
Young LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .288
Buscher 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .302
Ruiz DH 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .360
a- Lamb PH-DH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .236
b- Gomez PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Everett SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
Harris SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .264
Totals 35 2 10 1 1 9 14 -
a-walked for R.Ruiz in 9th. b-ran for Lamb in 9th.

Batting

2B: Ruiz (2, Street)
3B: Mauer (2, Ziegler)
TB: Mauer 5; Span 2; Ruiz 2; Punto; Morneau; Kubel; Buscher
RBI: Mauer (60)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Harris 2; Morneau
GIDP: Morneau; Kubel
Team RISP: 0-for-2
Team LOB: 7

Fielding

Errors: Everett (7); Young (8)
DP: 2 (Everett-Punto-Morneau; Punto-Harris-Morneau)
Oakland
Oakland Athletics
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Duchscherer 2.2 3 0 0 0 3 0 2.54
Saarloos W (1-0) 3.2 3 0 0 0 3 0 1.59
Embree H (17) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.01
Street H (1) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.53
Ziegler S (3) 2.0 2 1 1 1 2 0 0.43
Totals 9.0 10 2 2 1 9 0 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Duchscherer 36-24; Saarloos 42-30; Embree 11-8; Street 8-6; Ziegler 31-18
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Duchscherer 4-3; Saarloos 4-3; Embree 0-0; Street 0-0; Ziegler 2-2
Batters Faced: Duchscherer 11; Saarloos 13; Embree 1; Street 3; Ziegler 8
Inherited Runners-Scored: Saarloos 1-0; Embree 1-0; Street 1-0; Ziegler 1-1
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Blackburn L (9-7) 8.0 6 3 3 2 2 1 3.71
Crain 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.60
Breslow 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.41
Totals 9.0 7 3 3 3 3 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Blackburn 99-66; Crain 12-6; Breslow 13-9
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Blackburn 14-11; Crain 1-0; Breslow 1-0
Batters Faced: Blackburn 31; Crain 2; Breslow 3
Inherited Runners-Scored: Breslow 2-0

Game Info

Oakland Athletics @ Minnesota Twins: Aug 18, 2008

Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Attendance: 25,024
Duration: 2:42
Weather: 70 degrees, Dome or Roof Closed
Wind: 0 MPH

MIN wins Series 2-1

Gm 1: Mon, 8/18 Final
OAK 3
MIN 2
Gm 2: Tue, 8/19 Final
OAK 2
MIN 13
Gm 3: Wed, 8/20 Final
OAK 1
MIN 3

Fantasy Leaders

PLAYER PTS
Kirk Saarloos
Kirk Saarloos
OAK - P
14.2
Justin Duchscherer
7.2
Mark Ellis
Mark Ellis
OAK - 2B
7.0
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