Game Information
Score of Game
Kansas City Royals 7 Oakland Athletics 4
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
12,064
Weather
Vis Manager
Ned Yost (KCA)
Home Manager
Bob Melvin (OAK)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
KCA Record
60-83 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 11 / 26
KCA Streak
Win 2
OAK Record
64-78 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 10 / 22
OAK Streak
Loss 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Alex GordonLFLOAKGio GonzalezLFlyout0---0-1CXFlied out to Left Field [Josh Willingham]10-0---
    1KCA2Melky CabreraCFROAKGio GonzalezLGroundout1---0-0XGrounded out to Third Base [Scott Sizemore]20-0---
    1KCA3Billy ButlerDHROAKGio GonzalezLStrikeout2---0-2CFTStrikeout swinging (foul tip)30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1OAK1Jemile Weeks2BRKCADanny DuffyLStrikeout0---2-2CFFBBFSStrikeout Swinging40-0---
    1OAK2Cliff PenningtonSSRKCADanny DuffyLPopout1---1-1CBXPopped out to Pitcher [Danny Duffy]50-0---
    1OAK3Hideki MatsuiDHLKCADanny DuffyLSingle2---2-2BBCCXSingled on ground ball to Center Field60-0---
    1OAK4Josh WillinghamLFRKCADanny DuffyLPopout21--0-0XPopped out to First Base [Eric Hosmer]70-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA4Eric Hosmer1BLOAKGio GonzalezLHome Run0---3-2BFBBSXHome Run on fly ball to Right Field80-0---
    2KCA5Jeff FrancoeurRFROAKGio GonzalezLHome Run0---0-1FXHome Run on fly ball to Left Field91-0---
    2KCA6Johnny Giavotella2BROAKGio GonzalezLSingle0---3-2BBFBFXSingled on line drive to Left Field102-0---
    2KCA7Salvador PerezCROAKGio GonzalezLSingle01--1-0BXSingled on line drive to Left Field ... Johnny Giavotella advanced to second112-0---
    2KCA8Yamaico Navarro3BROAKGio GonzalezLSingle012-2-1BCBXSingled on line drive to Right Field ... Salvador Perez advanced to second ... Johnny Giavotella advanced to third122-0---
    2KCA9Alcides EscobarSSROAKGio GonzalezLSingle01231-2FBSXInfield Single to Third Base ... Johnny Giavotella Scored ... Yamaico Navarro advanced to second ... Salvador Perez advanced to third132-0---
    2KCA1Alex GordonLFLOAKGio GonzalezLGroundout01232-2CBFBFXGrounded out to First Base [Brandon Allen] ... Salvador Perez Scored ... Alcides Escobar advanced to second ... Yamaico Navarro advanced to third143-0---
    2KCA2Melky CabreraCFROAKGio GonzalezLPopout1-230-1CXPopped out to First Base [Brandon Allen]154-0---
    2KCA3Billy ButlerDHROAKGio GonzalezLWalk2-233-2BCBBSBWalked164-0---
    2KCA4Eric Hosmer1BLOAKGio GonzalezLGroundout21230-1CXGrounded out to Second Base [Jemile Weeks]174-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2OAK5Scott Sizemore3BRKCADanny DuffyLGroundout0---3-2BSBCFBXGrounded out to Pitcher [Danny Duffy]180-4---
    2OAK6Brandon Allen1BLKCADanny DuffyLPopout1---3-2TBBBCFXPopped out to Second Base [Johnny Giavotella]190-4---
    2OAK7Michael TaylorRFRKCADanny DuffyLFlyout2---2-2BSCBFXFlied out to Right Field [Jeff Francoeur]200-4---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA5Jeff FrancoeurRFROAKGio GonzalezLFlyout0---1-1FBXFlied out to Right Field [Michael Taylor]214-0---
    3KCA6Johnny Giavotella2BROAKGio GonzalezLStrikeout1---1-2FBCSStrikeout Swinging224-0---
    3KCA7Salvador PerezCROAKGio GonzalezLSingle2---0-1CXInfield Single to Third Base234-0---
    3KCA8Yamaico Navarro3BROAKGio GonzalezLStrikeout21--1-2BCSSStrikeout Swinging244-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3OAK8Ryan SweeneyCFLKCADanny DuffyLWalk0---3-1CBBBBWalked250-4---
    3OAK9Anthony ReckerCRKCADanny DuffyLWalk01--3-1BCBBBWalked ... Ryan Sweeney advanced to second260-4---
    3OAK1Jemile Weeks2BRKCADanny DuffyLDouble012-2-2TFF*BBXDoubled on ground ball to Center Field; Anthony Recker advanced to third ... Ryan Sweeney Scored ... Anthony Recker advanced to third270-4---
    3OAK2Cliff PenningtonSSRKCADanny DuffyLSingle0-233-2BCF*B*BXSingled on ground ball to Left Field ... Anthony Recker Scored ... Cliff Pennington advanced to second ... Jemile Weeks advanced to third281-4---
    3OAK3Hideki MatsuiDHLKCADanny DuffyLFlyout0-230-1FXFlied out to Left Field [Alex Gordon]292-4---
    3OAK4Josh WillinghamLFRKCADanny DuffyLStrikeout1-230-2FCCStrikeout Looking302-4---
    3OAK5Scott Sizemore3BRKCADanny DuffyLGroundout2-231-0BXGrounded out to Third Base [Yamaico Navarro]312-4---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA9Alcides EscobarSSROAKGio GonzalezLGroundout0---0-1CXGrounded out to Third Base [Scott Sizemore]324-2---
    4KCA1Alex GordonLFLOAKGio GonzalezLStrikeout1---3-2BCSBBFTStrikeout swinging (foul tip)334-2---
    4KCA2Melky CabreraCFROAKGio GonzalezLPopout2---0-0XPopped out to First Base [Brandon Allen]344-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4OAK6Brandon Allen1BLKCADanny DuffyLGroundout0---1-2CCBXGrounded out to Second Base [Johnny Giavotella]352-4---
    4OAK7Michael TaylorRFRKCADanny DuffyLPopout1---1-2BSCXPopped out to Shortstop [Alcides Escobar]362-4---
    4OAK8Ryan SweeneyCFLKCADanny DuffyLGroundout2---1-2CBFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Alcides Escobar]372-4---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA3Billy ButlerDHROAKGio GonzalezLFlyout0---1-0BXFlied out to Center Field [Ryan Sweeney]384-2---
    5KCA4Eric Hosmer1BLOAKGio GonzalezLSingle1---1-1BCXSingled on ground ball to Center Field394-2---
    5KCA5Jeff FrancoeurRFROAKGio GonzalezLSingle11--1-2FBFXSingled on line drive to Center Field ... Eric Hosmer advanced to second404-2---
    5KCA6Johnny Giavotella2BROAKGio GonzalezLStolen Base112-0-0>CJeff Francoeur Stole 3B [Gio Gonzalez/Anthony Recker]414-2Non-Batter Event
    5KCA6Johnny Giavotella2BROAKGio GonzalezLGroundout11-30-1>C.XGrounded out to Third Base [Scott Sizemore] ... Eric Hosmer Scored ... Jeff Francoeur advanced to second424-2---
    5KCA7Salvador PerezCROAKGio GonzalezLDouble2-2-0-1CXDoubled on line drive to Right Field ... Jeff Francoeur Scored435-2---
    5KCA8Yamaico Navarro3BROAKGio GonzalezLReached on Error2-2-0-0XReached on Error by Shortstop [Cliff Pennington] ... Salvador Perez advanced to third446-2---
    5KCA9Alcides EscobarSSROAKGio GonzalezLWalk21-33-2BCBFFB>BWalked ... Yamaico Navarro advanced to second456-2---
    5KCA1Alex GordonLFLOAKGio GonzalezLWalk21233-1BCBBBWalked ... Salvador Perez Scored ... Alcides Escobar advanced to second ... Yamaico Navarro advanced to third466-2---
    5KCA2Melky CabreraCFROAKGio GonzalezLFlyout21231-1*BFXFlied out to Center Field [Ryan Sweeney]477-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5OAK9Anthony ReckerCRKCADanny DuffyLFlyout0---1-2BCCXFlied out to Left Field [Alex Gordon]482-7---
    5OAK1Jemile Weeks2BRKCADanny DuffyLPopout1---2-1BFBXPopped out to Second Base [Johnny Giavotella]492-7---
    5OAK2Cliff PenningtonSSRKCADanny DuffyLStrikeout2---0-2CCSStrikeout Swinging502-7---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA3Billy ButlerDHROAKAndrew CarignanRSingle0---3-1.BBCBXSingled on ground ball to Right Field517-2---
    6KCA4Eric Hosmer1BLOAKAndrew CarignanRPopout01--1-0BXPopped out to Catcher [Anthony Recker]527-2---
    6KCA5Jeff FrancoeurRFROAKAndrew CarignanRStrikeout11--2-2CBBFSStrikeout Swinging537-2---
    6KCA6Johnny Giavotella2BROAKAndrew CarignanRFlyout21--3-2BCBFFB>XFlied out to Right Field [Michael Taylor]547-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6OAK3Hideki MatsuiDHLKCADanny DuffyLGroundout0---1-2FBFXGrounded out to Second Base [Johnny Giavotella]552-7---
    6OAK4Josh WillinghamLFRKCADanny DuffyLFlyout1---3-2BBFBFFXFlied out to Center Field [Melky Cabrera]562-7---
    6OAK5Scott Sizemore3BRKCADanny DuffyLGroundout2---2-2CFBBFXGrounded out to Pitcher [Danny Duffy]572-7---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA7Salvador PerezCROAKAndrew CarignanRStrikeout0---0-2CCSStrikeout Swinging587-2---
    7KCA8Yamaico Navarro3BROAKAndrew CarignanRStrikeout1---2-2SBBFFSStrikeout Swinging597-2---
    7KCA9Alcides EscobarSSROAKAndrew CarignanRPopout2---3-2TBBSFFBXPopped out to First Base [Brandon Allen]607-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7OAK6Brandon Allen1BLKCADanny DuffyLStrikeout0---0-2CCSStrikeout Swinging612-7---
    7OAK7Michael TaylorRFRKCADanny DuffyLWalk1---3-2FBSBFBBWalked622-7---
    7OAK8Ryan SweeneyCFLKCADanny DuffyLSingle11--1-2BCCXSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... Michael Taylor advanced to third632-7---
    7OAK9Anthony ReckerCRKCABlake WoodRStrikeout11-30-2.CCTStrikeout swinging (foul tip)642-7---
    7OAK1Jemile Weeks2BLKCABlake WoodRSingle21-32-2BCCBXInfield Single to Third Base ... Michael Taylor Scored ... Ryan Sweeney advanced to second652-7---
    7OAK2Cliff PenningtonSSLKCABlake WoodRGroundout212-0-0XGrounded out to Shortstop [Alcides Escobar]663-7---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA1Alex GordonLFLOAKJerry BlevinsLPopout0---3-2.CBCBBFXPopped out to Second Base [Jemile Weeks]677-3---
    8KCA2Melky CabreraCFROAKJerry BlevinsLPopout1---1-0BXPopped out to Catcher [Anthony Recker]687-3---
    8KCA3Billy ButlerDHROAKJerry BlevinsLGroundout2---2-0BBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Cliff Pennington]697-3---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8OAK3Hideki MatsuiDHLKCABlake WoodRGroundout0---0-1FXGrounded out to Shortstop [Alcides Escobar]703-7---
    8OAK4Josh WillinghamLFRKCABlake WoodRStrikeout1---2-2CSBBSStrikeout Swinging713-7---
    8OAK5Scott Sizemore3BRKCABlake WoodRPopout2---2-2CCBBXPopped out to First Base [Eric Hosmer]723-7---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KCA4Eric Hosmer1BLOAKJerry BlevinsLStrikeout0---0-2CFCStrikeout Looking737-3---
    9KCA5Jeff FrancoeurRFROAKJerry BlevinsLSingle1---2-2CBBTFFXInfield Single to Shortstop747-3---
    9KCA6Johnny Giavotella2BROAKJerry BlevinsLStolen Base11--0-0>BJeff Francoeur Stole 2B [Jerry Blevins/Anthony Recker]757-3Non-Batter Event
    9KCA6Johnny Giavotella2BROAKJerry BlevinsLLineout1-2-2-1>B.BFXLined out to Second Base [Jemile Weeks]767-3---
    9KCA7Salvador PerezCROAKJerry BlevinsLGroundout2-2-0-0XGrounded out to Shortstop [Cliff Pennington]777-3---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9OAK6Brandon Allen1BLKCABlake WoodRWalk0---3-2BCFBBFBWalked783-7---
    9OAK7Michael TaylorRFRKCABlake WoodRSingle01--0-1FXSingled on ground ball to Center Field ... Brandon Allen advanced to second793-7---
    9OAK8Ryan SweeneyCFLKCAJoakim SoriaRStrikeout012-2-2.CBFFFFBSStrikeout Swinging803-7---
    9OAK9Anthony ReckerCRKCAJoakim SoriaRStrikeout112-3-2CBSB*BSStrikeout Swinging813-7---
    9OAK1Jemile Weeks2BLKCAJoakim SoriaRSingle212-2-2CC*BBXInfield Single to Second Base ... Michael Taylor advanced to second ... Brandon Allen advanced to third823-7---
    9OAK2Cliff PenningtonSSLKCAJoakim SoriaRWalk21233-1BFBBBWalked ... Brandon Allen Scored ... Jemile Weeks advanced to second ... Michael Taylor advanced to third833-7---
    9OAK3Hideki MatsuiDHLKCAJoakim SoriaRGroundout21230-0XGrounded out to Second Base [Johnny Giavotella]844-7---
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