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2023 Season
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DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
2023-09-05 Oakland Athletics – 1 Toronto Blue Jays – 7 FINAL 139 77-62
Night Game | Streak: 3 | W: Bassitt, L: Neal
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 Mason McCoy made his final Blue Jays appearance.
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DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 2023-09-05 | Time: 2:34 | Attendance: 4,751
At the ballpark in Oakland

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 2023 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

		1	2	3	4	5	6	7	8	9	R	H	E
Blue Jays, 77-62	0	0	0	0	0	0	6	1	0	7	10	0
Athletics, 42-97	0	0	0	0	0	0	1	0	0	1	7	1

    Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum - Oakland, CA

Blue Jays

HITTERS	AB	R	H	RBI	HR	BB	SO	LOB	AVG	OBP	SLG	OPS	FPTS
G. Springer DH	4	1	2	3	0	1	0	1	.262	.335	.406	.741	7.0
D. Schneider 2B	4	1	1	1	0	1	2	3	.381	.500	.810	1.310	4.0
D. Varsho LF	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	.220	.288	.374	.661	0.0
V. Guerrero 1B	4	0	1	0	0	1	0	1	.268	.345	.439	.784	2.0
W. Merrifield LF-2B	4	0	0	1	0	0	0	2	.286	.328	.402	.730	1.0
A. Kirk C	3	1	2	0	0	2	0	0	.256	.340	.360	.700	7.0
C. Biggio RF	2	1	0	1	0	3	1	2	.218	.320	.361	.681	4.5
E. Clement SS	2	0	0	0	0	0	1	2	.417	.421	.583	1.004	-0.5
a- S. Horwitz PH	2	0	0	0	0	0	1	5	.316	.435	.526	.961	-0.5
M. McCoy SS	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	.000	.000	.000	.000	0.0
S. Espinal 3B	3	1	1	0	0	1	0	1	.241	.309	.327	.636	4.0
K. Kiermaier CF	4	2	3	1	0	0	0	1	.274	.334	.426	.760	6.0
Total	32	7	10	7	0	9	5	18	-	-	-	-	-

    a-struck out for Clement in the 7th

Athletics

HITTERS	AB	R	H	RBI	HR	BB	SO	LOB	AVG	OBP	SLG	OPS	FPTS
Z. Gelof 2B	4	0	2	0	0	0	1	2	.275	.335	.533	.868	2.5
T. Kemp LF	4	0	0	0	0	0	0	4	.215	.308	.311	.619	0.0
R. Noda 1B	4	0	0	0	0	0	2	2	.237	.379	.431	.810	-1.0
S. Brown RF	4	1	2	0	0	0	2	1	.215	.280	.408	.688	3.0
J. Diaz 3B	4	0	1	1	0	0	2	1	.241	.297	.409	.706	1.0
S. Langeliers C	3	0	0	0	0	0	1	1	.202	.267	.381	.648	-0.5
T. Soderstrom DH	3	0	0	0	0	0	1	0	.152	.220	.228	.448	-0.5
E. Ruiz CF	3	0	1	0	0	0	1	0	.249	.304	.334	.638	0.5
N. Allen SS	3	0	1	0	0	0	0	0	.212	.253	.278	.531	1.0
Total	32	1	7	1	0	0	10	11	-	-	-	-	-

BATTING

    2B - D. Schneider (7), A. Kirk 2 (14), S. Espinal (11), K. Kiermaier (16)
    SF - W. Merrifield (6)
    RBI - G. Springer 3 (59), D. Schneider (18), W. Merrifield (62), C. Biggio (29), K. Kiermaier (33)
    2-Out RBI - C. Biggio
    Runners left in scoring position, 2-Out - D. Schneider, C. Biggio, E. Clement, S. Horwitz 2 (2)

BATTING

    2B - Z. Gelof (15), S. Brown (15)
    RBI - J. Diaz (25)
    2-Out RBI - J. Diaz
    Runners left in scoring position, 2-Out - T. Kemp, S. Brown

BASERUNNING

    CS - K. Kiermaier

FIELDING

    DP - 2 (Clement-Schneider-Guerrero; Schneider-Clement-Guerrero)

FIELDING

    DP - 3 (Diaz-Gelof-Noda; Allen-Gelof-Noda; Gelof-Allen-Noda)
    E - T. Kemp (6)

PITCHERS	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO	HR	ERA	WHIP	FPTS
C. Bassitt (W, 14-7)	8.0	7	1	1	0	7	0	3.69	1.18	29.5
B. Francis	1.0	0	0	0	0	3	0	1.69	0.75	4.5
Total	9.0	7	1	1	0	10	0	-	-	-

PITCHERS	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO	HR	ERA	WHIP	FPTS
K. Waldichuk	6.0	4	0	0	3	3	0	5.63	1.64	15.5
Z. Neal (L, 1-1)	0.1	0	3	3	3	1	0	7.66	1.75	-9.5
S. Long	1.2	5	4	3	3	0	0	5.60	1.56	-6.0
S. Patton	1.0	1	0	0	0	1	0	5.11	1.54	2.5
Total	9.0	10	7	6	9	5	0	-	-	-

PITCHING

    Pitches-Strikes - C. Bassitt 97-66, B. Francis 14-10
    Ground Balls-Fly Balls - C. Bassitt 11-4
    Batters Faced - C. Bassitt 29, B. Francis 3

PITCHING

    Pitches-Strikes - K. Waldichuk 90-59, Z. Neal 19-6, S. Long 26-14, S. Patton 17-10
    Ground Balls-Fly Balls - K. Waldichuk 9-2, S. Long 2-5, S. Patton 0-1
    Batters Faced - K. Waldichuk 22, Z. Neal 4, S. Long 12, S. Patton 4

    1ST INNING
    Blue Jays
        K. Waldichuk Pitching:
        G. Springer: Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Springer walked
        D. Schneider: Strike looking, Foul, Strike swinging, Schneider struck out swinging
        V. Guerrero: Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Guerrero grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Springer out at second
        Middle of the 1st (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        C. Bassitt Pitching:
        Z. Gelof: Strike looking, Gelof singled to right
        T. Kemp: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kemp flied out to left
        R. Noda: Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Noda grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Gelof out at second
        End of the 1st (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    2ND INNING
    Blue Jays
        K. Waldichuk Pitching:
        W. Merrifield: Ball, Merrifield lined out to right
        A. Kirk: Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kirk doubled to deep left
        C. Biggio: Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Biggio grounded out to first, Kirk to third
        E. Clement: Strike looking, Foul, Strike swinging, Clement struck out swinging
        Middle of the 2nd (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        C. Bassitt Pitching:
        S. Brown: Ball, Strike looking, Brown singled to center
        J. Diaz: Ball, Diaz grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Brown out at second
        S. Langeliers: Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Strike swinging, Langeliers struck out swinging
        End of the 2nd (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    3RD INNING
    Blue Jays
        K. Waldichuk Pitching:
        S. Espinal: Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Espinal doubled to center
        K. Kiermaier: Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kiermaier singled to shallow left, Espinal to third
        G. Springer: Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Kiermaier caught stealing second, catcher to second, Ball, Springer flied out to right
        D. Schneider: Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Schneider struck out swinging
        Middle of the 3rd (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        C. Bassitt Pitching:
        T. Soderstrom: Strike looking, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Soderstrom struck out swinging
        E. Ruiz: Ball, Foul, Foul, Strike looking, Ruiz struck out looking
        N. Allen: Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Allen grounded out to second
        End of the 3rd (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    4TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        K. Waldichuk Pitching:
        V. Guerrero: Ball, Strike looking, Guerrero grounded out to third
        W. Merrifield: Strike looking, Merrifield grounded out to shortstop
        A. Kirk: Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Kirk lined out to shortstop
        Middle of the 4th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        C. Bassitt Pitching:
        Z. Gelof: Gelof doubled to deep right center
        T. Kemp: Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kemp flied out to center
        R. Noda: Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Noda struck out swinging
        S. Brown: Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Brown struck out swinging
        End of the 4th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    5TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        K. Waldichuk Pitching:
        C. Biggio: Ball, Ball, Ball, Ball, Biggio walked
        E. Clement: Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Clement reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Biggio out at second
        S. Espinal: Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Espinal reached on fielder's choice to third, Clement out at second
        K. Kiermaier: Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Kiermaier grounded out to second
        Middle of the 5th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        C. Bassitt Pitching:
        J. Diaz: Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Diaz struck out looking
        S. Langeliers: Langeliers lined out to right
        T. Soderstrom: Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Soderstrom grounded out to second
        End of the 5th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    6TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        K. Waldichuk Pitching:
        G. Springer: Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Springer grounded out to first
        D. Schneider: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Schneider walked
        V. Guerrero: Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Guerrero singled to shallow left, Schneider to second
        W. Merrifield: Foul, Foul, Foul, Merrifield grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Guerrero out at second
        Middle of the 6th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        C. Bassitt Pitching:
        E. Ruiz: Ruiz grounded bunt out to pitcher
        N. Allen: Ball, Allen fouled out to first
        Z. Gelof: Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Gelof grounded out to second
        End of the 6th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    7TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        Zach Neal relieved Ken Waldichuk
        A. Kirk: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kirk walked
        C. Biggio: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Biggio walked, Kirk to second
        Spencer Horwitz hit for Ernie Clement
        S. Horwitz: Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Horwitz struck out looking
        S. Espinal: Ball, Ball, Ball, Ball, Espinal walked, Kirk to third, Biggio to second
        Sam Long relieved Zach Neal
        K. Kiermaier: Kiermaier singled to left, Kirk scored, Biggio to third, Espinal to second
        G. Springer: Strike looking, Springer singled to center, Espinal and Biggio scored, Kiermaier to third
        D. Schneider: Schneider doubled to deep left, Kiermaier scored, Springer to third
        V. Guerrero: Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Guerrero intentionally walked
        W. Merrifield: Ball, Foul, Merrifield hit sacrifice fly to left, Springer scored, Schneider to third
        A. Kirk: Ball, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kirk walked, Guerrero to second
        C. Biggio: Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Biggio walked, Schneider scored, Guerrero to third, Kirk to second
        S. Horwitz: Horwitz flied out to left
        Middle of the 7th (6 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        Mason McCoy at shortstop
        T. Kemp: Strike looking, Kemp flied out to deep center
        R. Noda: Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Noda grounded out to shortstop
        S. Brown: Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Brown doubled to center
        J. Diaz: Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Diaz singled to right center, Brown scored
        S. Langeliers: Langeliers reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Diaz out at second
        End of the 7th (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
    8TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        S. Long Pitching:
        S. Espinal: Espinal flied out to deep right
        K. Kiermaier: Strike looking, Kiermaier doubled to left, Kiermaier to third on left fielder Kemp throwing error
        G. Springer: Ball, Springer singled to left, Kiermaier scored
        D. Schneider: Ball, Ball, Schneider grounded into double play third to second to first, Springer out at second
        Middle of the 8th (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        Daulton Varsho in left field
        Whit Merrifield at second base
        T. Soderstrom: Soderstrom flied out to center
        E. Ruiz: Ruiz singled to left
        N. Allen: Allen singled to right, Ruiz to second
        Z. Gelof: Strike (foul tip), Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Gelof struck out swinging
        T. Kemp: Ball, Kemp grounded out to shortstop
        End of the 8th (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
    9TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        Spencer Patton relieved Sam Long
        V. Guerrero: Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Guerrero popped out to catcher
        W. Merrifield: Ball, Ball, Merrifield popped out to shortstop
        A. Kirk: Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Kirk doubled to deep right center
        C. Biggio: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Biggio struck out looking
        Middle of the 9th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    Athletics
        Bowden Francis relieved Chris Bassitt
        R. Noda: Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Noda struck out looking
        S. Brown: Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Strike looking, Brown struck out looking
        J. Diaz: Foul, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Diaz struck out swinging
        End of the 9th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)