Oakland Athletics 7, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 65
Played on Wednesday, June 13, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

OAK A    0  0  0    0  1  1    0  5  0  -   7  8  0
HOU N    0  1  1    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3 11  0
Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kotsay cf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Ellis 2b                      4   1   1   2       0   0       3   6
Swisher rf                    3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Chavez 3b                     4   1   2   3       0   0       1   0
Johnson 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1      14   0
Crosby ss                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   9
Cust lf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Casilla p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murphy ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Embree p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kendall c                     4   2   3   1       0   0       4   0
Blanton p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Scutaro ph,lf               1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   7   8   7       1   6      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Crosby-Ellis-Johnson, Crosby-Ellis-Johnson.

BATTING - 
2B: Kotsay (3,off Wheeler); Ellis (12,off Wheeler).
HR: Chavez (10,5th inning off Sampson 0 on 0 out); Kendall (1,6th inning off
Sampson 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Blanton (1,off Sampson).
IBB: Swisher (5,by Miller).
Team LOB: 1.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ellis (5,3rd base off Miller/Munson); Swisher (1,2nd base off Miller/Munson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   1   1       0   2       1   5
Lamb 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   0      13   3
Pence cf                      4   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Lee lf                        4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Loretta 3b                    4   0   2   0       0   1       1   2
Burke rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Munson c                      3   0   1   1       1   0       5   1
Everett ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Sampson p                     2   1   1   0       0   0       3   3
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moehler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3  11   3       1   4      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sampson-Everett-Biggio.

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (20,off Blanton); Munson (1,off Blanton); Pence (15,off Blanton); Loretta
(7,off Blanton); Everett (11,off Blanton); Biggio (19,off Blanton).
GDP: Everett (3,off Blanton); Lee (15,off Casilla).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Oakland Athletics            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blanton W(6-4)                7     8   3   3   1   3   0  29
Casilla                       1     3   0   0   0   0   0   5
Embree                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    11   3   3   1   4   0  37

BK: Blanton (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sampson                       7     3   2   2   0   2   2  23
Wheeler L(0-4)                0.2   4   4   4   0   2   0   6
Miller                        0.1   1   1   1   1   1   0   3
Moehler                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   7   7   1   6   2  35

IBB: Miller (6,Swisher).

Umpires: HP - Chad Fairchild, 1B - Mike Reilly, 2B - Chris Guccione, 3B - Eric Cooper
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 34611


Starting Lineups:

   Oakland Athletics             Houston Astros           
1. Kotsay              cf        Biggio              2b
2. Ellis               2b        Lamb                1b
3. Swisher             rf        Pence               cf
4. Chavez              3b        Lee                 lf
5. Johnson             1b        Loretta             3b
6. Crosby              ss        Burke               rf
7. Cust                lf        Munson              c
8. Kendall             c         Everett             ss
9. Blanton             p         Sampson             p

ATHLETICS 1ST: Kotsay grounded out (shortstop to first); Ellis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Swisher grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Lamb lined to center; Pence flied
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Astros 0.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Chavez grounded out (third to first); Johnson
grounded out (second to first); Crosby grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee doubled to right; Loretta struck out; Burke
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Lee to third]; Munson doubled
to center [Lee scored]; Everett grounded out (second to first);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 0, Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Cust grounded out (first to pitcher); Kendall
singled to left; On a bunt Blanton grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to second) [Kendall out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Sampson singled to second; Biggio flied to right;
Lamb popped to third; Pence doubled to center [Sampson scored];
Lee grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 0, Astros 2.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Kotsay grounded out (second to first); Ellis
flied to center; Swisher popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Loretta doubled to left; Burke grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Loretta to third]; Munson walked; Everett
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Munson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 0,
Astros 2.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Chavez homered; Johnson grounded out (second to
first); Crosby struck out; Cust grounded out (second to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Sampson grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
lined to second; Lamb grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 1, Astros 2.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Kendall homered; Blanton struck out; Kotsay
grounded out (first to pitcher); Ellis flied to right; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence struck out; Lee singled to center; Loretta
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Lee to second]; Burke lined
to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 2, Astros 2.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Swisher grounded out (first to pitcher); Chavez
flied to center; Johnson grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Munson grounded out (shortstop to first); Everett
doubled; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR SAMPSON; Palmeiro grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Everett to third]; Biggio doubled to
center [Everett scored]; Blanton balked [Biggio to third]; Lamb
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics
2, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 8TH: WHEELER REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Crosby
struck out; Cust struck out; Kendall singled to shortstop;
SCUTARO BATTED FOR BLANTON; Scutaro singled to shortstop
[Kendall to second]; Kotsay doubled to left [Kendall scored,
Scutaro to third]; Ellis doubled to left [Scutaro scored, Kotsay
scored]; MILLER REPLACED WHEELER (PITCHING); Swisher was walked
intentionally; Ellis stole third and Swisher stole second;
Chavez singled to center [Ellis scored, Swisher scored]; Johnson
struck out; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: CASILLA REPLACED CUST (PITCHING); SCUTARO STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Pence singled to center; Lee grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Pence out at
second]; Loretta singled to right; Burke singled to center
[Loretta to second]; Munson grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 7, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 9TH: MOEHLER REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Crosby
grounded out (third to first); MURPHY BATTED FOR CASILLA; Murphy
struck out (catcher to first); Kendall grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: EMBREE REPLACED MURPHY (PITCHING); Everett flied to
center; ENSBERG BATTED FOR MOEHLER; Ensberg flied to right;
Biggio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 7, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Athletics        7   8   0    1
 Astros           3  11   0    7


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