• Royals
    KC
  • Athletics
    OAK

Royals
Royals

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
2-331212022.266.335.331
0-22000007.260.302.360
1-22011009.357.357.643
1-330110110.272.311.414
0-440000010.264.316.356
1-330100019.274.351.418
0-11000013.279.332.333
1-440100115.200.227.341
3-441300115.303.337.418
0-440000013.191.258.382
1-441100020.275.309.374
PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
J. Vargas4.167405075-473.4875
A. Crow0.111011015-73.1315
S. Downs1.100000010-65.2910
B. Chen2.010001024-166.1224

Athletics
Athletics

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
1-441100014.264.356.368
0-441010014.236.317.351
0-331011116.246.331.463
2-440200219.303.402.481
2-441220115.239.332.357
0-441000111.333.363.503
1-441110220.232.302.302
1-33111007.253.309.410
1-22011005.207.300.279
0-11100003.198.272.236
PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
J. Lester6.2933130104-712.59104
R. Cook1.100001016-112.5516
J. Chavez1.010010023-153.4123

Game Stats

  • Walks Issued

    • KC1
    • 2OAK
  • Stolen Bases

    • KC0
    • 0OAK
  • Strikeouts Thrown

    • KC7
    • 4OAK
  • Total Bases

    • KC12
    • 9OAK

Game Information

Oakland Coliseum
  • Oakland, California 94666
Attendance: 30,097
86%
Capacity: 35,067
Umpires: Home Plate Umpire - Toby Basner, First Base Umpire - Hunter Wendelstedt, Second Base Umpire - Mike DiMuro, Third Base Umpire - Mike Estabrook
8/3/2014 Associated Press

Lester pitches into 7th, earns win in A's debut

Jon Lester won his Oakland debut while pitching into the seventh inning and Jonny Gomes got two hits during an eight-run burst in his return to the Athletics as they beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 Saturday.

WINJon LesterJ. Lester(11-7)6.2 IP, 3 ER, 3 K, 1 BB
LOSSJason VargasJ. Vargas(8-5)4.1 IP, 4 ER, 5 K, 0 BB

Scoring Summary

InningKCOAK
3rdS Perez hit sacrifice fly to center, A Escobar scored, N Aoki to third.10
5thA Callaspo singled to center, J Gomes scored, S Vogt to third.11
5thJ Reddick singled to right, S Vogt scored, A Callaspo to third.12
5thN Punto singled to right, A Callaspo scored, J Reddick to second.13
5thJ Lowrie reached on force attempt, fielding error by M Moustakas at third, J Reddick scored, N Punto to third, S Fuld to second.14
5thJ Donaldson walked, E Sogard scored, S Fuld to third, J Lowrie to second.15
5thJ Gomes singled to left, S Fuld and J Lowrie scored, J Donaldson to second, J Donaldson scored, J Gomes to third on error by left fielder A Gordon.18
7thN Aoki singled to left, L Cain scored, N Aoki to second advancing on throw.28
7thC Colon singled to center, N Aoki scored.38

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