- Oakland, California 94666
|2nd||J Wilson singled to center, B Hall and M Carp scored, K Johjima to second.||2||0|
|2nd||I Suzuki singled to left, K Johjima scored, J Wilson to third.||3||0|
|2nd||F Gutierrez singled to left, J Wilson scored, I Suzuki to second.||4||0|
|3rd||A Kennedy doubled to left, R Sweeney scored.||4||1|
|7th||N Garciaparra homered to center, S Hairston scored.||4||3|
|8th||K Johjima hit sacrifice fly to center, B Hall scored.||5||3|
|9th||J Lopez homered to left.||6||3|
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