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Box Score: Athletics 7, Indians 0

It was Bartolo Colon yesterday, and it was another former Indian in Coco Crisp today. Crisp hit a 3-run blast and had 5 total RBI as the Athletics completed the three-game sweep and demolished the Indians 7-0. Justin Masterson got torched for 7 runs and 9 hits in another abysmal outing for our number one starter. Ubaldo Jimenez will face former Indian Kevin Milwood tomorrow night in Seattle to open a three-game set. The Indians have now lost five in a row and 18 of 22.

Roll Tribe…

Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Oakland
– C. Crisp singled to right, C. Pennington scored
Bot 4th: Oakland
– B. Moss homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Oakland
– C. Crisp homered to deep right, C. Pennington and J. Weeks scored
Bot 6th: Oakland
– J. Weeks doubled to shallow left, C. Pennington scored
– C. Crisp singled to center, J. Weeks scored
 Cleveland
ABRHRBIHRBBKSBLOBSeason Avg
E. Carrera lf401000010.341
A. Cabrera ss400000000.282
S. Choo rf402000101.286
C. Santana dh401000002.238
M. Brantley cf401000003.294
C. Kotchman 1b402000001.230
B. Lillibridge 2b300001202.195
J. Hannahan 3b300000002.222
L. Marson c300000002.236
 Totals33070013113
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – C Santana 1, M Brantley 1, B Lillibridge 1, L Marson 1.
Team LOB – 7.
 Base Running
SB – E Carrera (3, 2nd base off J Parker/D Norris).
 Fielding
DP – 1 (A Cabrera-B Lillibridge-C Kotchman).
 Oakland
ABRHRBIHRBBKSBLOBSeason Avg
C. Crisp cf513510000.252
J. Donaldson 3b501000001.205
J. Reddick rf400000103.251
Y. Cespedes dh301001000.307
C. Carter 1b402000201.281
B. Moss lf412110103.239
D. Norris c300001203.197
C. Pennington ss331000003.198
J. Weeks 2b322100100.222
 Totals347127227014
 Batting
2B – J Donaldson (7, E Rogers); Y Cespedes (17, J Masterson); C Carter (8, E Rogers); J Weeks (14, J Masterson).
HR – C Crisp (7, 5th inning off J Masterson 2 on, 0 Out), B Moss (13, 4th inning off J Masterson 0 on, 2 Out).
S – J Weeks.
RBI – C Crisp 5 (35), B Moss (26), J Weeks (20).
2-out RBI – C Crisp, B Moss, J Weeks.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – J Reddick 2, C Carter 1, C Pennington 1.
GIDP – D Norris.
Team LOB – 7.
 Cleveland
IPHRERBBKHRWHIPSeason ERA
J. Masterson (L, 9-11)5.29771521.444.73
E. Rogers1.13001101.172.43
C. Perez1.00000101.143.63
 Oakland
IPHRERBBKHRWHIPSeason ERA
J. Parker (W, 8-7)8.06001201.283.48
R. Cook1.01000101.052.63
HBP – C Pennington (by J Masterson).
Pitches-strikes – J Masterson 101-63; E Rogers 36-22; C Perez 14-9; J Parker 93-64; R Cook 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls – J Masterson 10-4; E Rogers 2-1; C Perez 0-1; J Parker 16-9; R Cook 1-1.
Batters faced – J Masterson 27; E Rogers 8; C Perez 3; J Parker 31; R Cook 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP–Andy Fletcher. 1B–Rob Drake. 2B–Joe West. 3B–Sam Holbrook.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.

  • The_Real_Shamrock

    I’m just glad Acta’s finding a way to get Lillibridge in the games. He’ll be all set for next year!

  • Such an embarrassment.

  • mgbode

    agreed. not only are we losing (and often) but we cannot even make games competitive anymore. Acta is losing any chance he had at staying by the game right now.

  • mgbode

    mark this game on your calendar. Lillibridge took a walk.

  • The_Real_Shamrock

    The only walk of the game too! He’s the definition of team player.