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Saturday, March 17, 2012:
Athletics 4, Cubs 3
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, RF3110000.208
Campana, RF1100000.000
Byrd, DH3011111.333
1-Zapata, PR-DH0000000.000
Castro, S, SS3001001.273
Amezaga, SS0000100.357
Soto, C2121100.333
Gibbs, C1000012.000
Baker, Je, 2B3000002.250
Silva, 2B1000012.000
Jackson, B, CF3000112.300
Rizzo, 1B3010111.391
Vitters, 3B4000003.118
Szczur, LF3000001.188
Totals303535515.279

1-Ran for Byrd in the 8th.
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Weeks, 2B3000002.382
Horton, 2B1000000.222
Pennington, SS3120000.484
Ladendorf, SS1000010.250
Cespedes, CF4000022.188
Green, CF0000000.143
Ramirez, M, DH2100101.133
a-Carter, PH-DH1000010.238
Gomes, J, LF2210101.200
Moss, LF1000010.438
Smith, S, RF3032000.333
Taylor, RF1000010.200
Recker, C3000014.278
Ortiz, R, C00000001.000
Allen, 1B1001110.269
Rosales, 3B3000003.143
Totals294633813.296
a-Struck out for Ramirez, M in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Soto (2, Gray).
3B: DeJesus (1, Schlichting).
HR: Soto (1, 4th inning off Cook, R, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: DeJesus 3; Byrd; Soto 6; Rizzo.
RBI: Castro, S (3), Soto (1), Byrd (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jackson, B; Baker, Je; Silva.
GIDP: Vitters 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Vitters (2, 2nd base by Schlichting/Recker).

FIELDING
E: Vitters (2, fielding).
DP: (Baker, Je-Castro, S-Rizzo).

BATTING
2B: Smith, S (3, Maholm), Gomes, J (3, Corpas).
TB: Pennington 2; Gomes, J 2; Smith, S 4.
RBI: Smith, S 2 (5), Allen (11).
2-out RBI: Smith, S 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Recker; Weeks.
SF: Allen.
GIDP: Ramirez, M.
Team RISP: 2-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Pennington (1, 2nd base off Maholm/Soto).

FIELDING
E: Rosales (1, fielding), Gray (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Gomes, J (Byrd at home).
DP: 2 (Ladendorf-Horton-Allen 2).

Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Maholm(L, 0-1)3.02302301.80
Rowland-Smith2.02001000.00
Corpas2.02110205.40
Caridad1.00000300.00
Totals8.06413806.00
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Schlichting(W, 2-0)3.02111102.89
Cook, R(H, 3)1.01110214.50
Figueroa(H, 1)1.00000000.00
Gray(H, 1)2.11102005.40
Miller, Ji(H, 1)0.21001206.75
Threets(S, 1)1.00001001.35
Totals9.05325514.83
Groundouts-flyouts: Maholm 4-2, Rowland-Smith 2-3, Corpas 0-3, Caridad 0-0, Schlichting 4-4, Cook, R 1-0, Figueroa 1-1, Gray 2-1, Miller, Ji 0-0, Threets 1-0.
Batters faced: Maholm 14, Rowland-Smith 8, Corpas 8, Caridad 3, Schlichting 12, Cook, R 4, Figueroa 3, Gray 9, Miller, Ji 4, Threets 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Miller, Ji 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Derryl Cousins. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Jim Reynolds. 3B: Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 75 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 16 mph, R to L.
T: 2:39.
Att: 8,799.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media