McAfee Coliseum - Oakland, CA
Regular Season
12
Final
4
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
MIN 1 2 0 0 0 5 0 2 2 12 10 0
OAK 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 4 11 2
Minnesota Minnesota Oakland Oakland
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Span CF-RF 4 1 0 1 1 2 0 .301
Punto SS 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 .289
a- Everett PH-SS 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .205
Mauer DH 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 .320
Morneau 1B 5 1 2 4 0 0 0 .312
Kubel RF 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 .278
b- Gomez PR-CF 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 .253
Young LF 3 2 0 0 2 1 1 .283
Redmond C 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .281
Buscher 3B 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .312
Casilla 2B 4 2 2 3 0 1 3 .300
Totals 36 12 10 10 9 7 17 -
a-walked for Punto in 8th. b-ran for Kubel in 6th.

Batting

2B: Punto (16, Smith); Kubel (17, Smith); Redmond (6, Foulke); Buscher (8, Ziegler)
HR: Morneau (21, 6th inning off Smith, 2 on, 0 out); Casilla (6, 2nd inning off Smith, 1 on, 2 out)
TB: Morneau 5; Casilla 5; Punto 3; Buscher 3; Redmond 2; Kubel 2
RBI: Morneau 4 (108); Casilla 3 (45); Redmond (9); Buscher (41); Span (34)
2-Out RBI: Casilla 2; Morneau
Game-winning RBI: Morneau
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Redmond; Everett; Punto; Gomez
GIDP: Redmond
SF: Casilla; Span
Team RISP: 4-for-13
Team LOB: 8

Baserunning

SB: Gomez (28, 3rd base off Smith/Suzuki)

Fielding

Outfield Assists: Young
Oakland
Oakland Athletics
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Davis CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .265
Sweeney RF 4 1 2 0 1 0 1 .289
Crosby SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .248
Pennington SS 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .161
Cust DH 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .228
Suzuki C 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .287
Bowen C 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .167
Barton 1B 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .217
Hannahan 3B 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .220
Cunningham LF 4 0 2 2 0 2 1 .500
Patterson 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .183
Totals 37 4 11 4 2 7 20 -

Batting

2B: Suzuki (22, Baker); Hannahan (26, Baker); Cunningham (1, Reyes)
TB: Cunningham 3; Sweeney 2; Hannahan 2; Davis 2; Suzuki 2; Cust; Barton; Pennington
RBI: Cunningham 2 (2); Hannahan (40); Barton (38)
2-Out RBI: Cunningham 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cust; Crosby; Davis; Patterson; Cunningham
Team RISP: 2-for-14
Team LOB: 8

Baserunning

SB: Davis (20, 2nd base off Baker/Redmond)

Fielding

Errors: Barton (12); Pennington (2)
DP: (Patterson-Crosby-Barton)
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Baker W (8-4) 6.0 6 1 1 1 4 0 3.66
Reyes 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.33
Guardado 0.2 4 3 3 1 1 0 4.18
Bonser 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.06
Totals 9.0 11 4 4 2 7 0 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Baker 96-69; Reyes 13-8; Guardado 30-19; Bonser 16-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Baker 6-7; Reyes 2-0; Guardado 2-1; Bonser 2-1
Batters Faced: Baker 24; Reyes 4; Guardado 7; Bonser 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Bonser 2-0
Oakland
Oakland Athletics
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Smith L (6-14) 5.0 7 8 8 3 4 2 4.23
Foulke 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3.67
Blevins 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.93
Embree 1.0 1 2 0 2 1 0 4.64
Ziegler 1.0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0.57
Totals 9.0 10 12 9 9 7 2 -

Pitching

Balk: Smith (1)
Pitches-Strikes: Smith 93-56; Foulke 32-20; Blevins 26-14; Embree 36-21; Ziegler 14-9
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Smith 4-7; Foulke 0-0; Blevins 2-1; Embree 1-2; Ziegler 3-1
Batters Faced: Smith 24; Foulke 5; Blevins 5; Embree 7; Ziegler 6
Inherited Runners-Scored: Foulke 2-2

Game Info

Minnesota Twins @ Oakland Athletics: Aug 31, 2008

Venue: McAfee Coliseum
Attendance: 18,427
Duration: 3:13
Weather: 67 degrees, Clear
Wind: 13 MPH Right to Left

Tied 2-2

Gm 1: Thu, 8/28 Final
MIN 2
OAK 3
Gm 2: Fri, 8/29 Final
MIN 12
OAK 2
Gm 3: Sat, 8/30 Final
MIN 2
OAK 3
Gm 4: Sun, 8/31 Final
MIN 12
OAK 4