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A's win battle with Jays
Athletics grab wild one
After being down 8-0 after just two frames, the Athletics rallied back to within one in the third inning. In the sixth, Oakland finished that rally, scoring four more runs and securing the eventual game-winning run off the A's relief staff.
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Athletics 12, Blue Jays 10
Justin Duchscherer and catcher Jason Kendall celebrate their victory over the Jays. (Aaron Harris/AP)
Series at a glance:
Jays drop slugfest
The Jays battled the A's throughout a high-scoring game in which starter Ted Lilly and manager John Gibbons exchanged heated words. The confrontation and poor pitching performances overshadowed a solid night by Toronto's offense .
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TODAY'S WRAPS: August 21, 2006
OAK
Oakland (71-54)
Won 3
Oakland 12, Toronto 10   TOR
Toronto (66-59)
Lost 1
August 21, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Oakland
0 0 7 0 0 4 0 0 1   12 16 1
Toronto
3 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0   10 14 1
Standings thru 8/21/06  |  Gameday  |  Athletics Stats  |  Blue Jays Stats
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kendall, C5242002.287
Kielty, LF5234011.271
Bradley, RF5112004.272
Thomas, DH4111122.265
Swisher, 1B5010012.252
Payton, CF5221003.291
Crosby, SS3000112.229
  Scutaro, SS1000000.240
Chavez, 3B4231100.241
Ellis, 2B4210113.229
Totals411216114619 

BATTING
2B: Kendall (17, Lilly), Thomas (8, Lilly), Chavez 2 (17, Frasor, Downs), Kielty (13, League).
HR: Kielty (6, 3rd inning off Lilly, 1 on, 0 out), Bradley (9, 3rd inning off Lilly, 0 on, 0 out), Payton (10, 9th inning off Accardo, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Kendall 5; Kielty 7; Bradley 4; Thomas 2; Swisher; Payton 5; Chavez 5; Ellis.
RBI: Kendall 2 (32), Kielty 4 (27), Bradley 2 (33), Chavez (56), Thomas (73), Payton (48).
2-out RBI: Chavez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Thomas; Ellis.
GIDP: Bradley; Crosby; Payton; Kendall.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Bradley (2, throw).
DP: 2 (Chavez-Ellis-Swisher, Ellis-Crosby-Swisher).

 
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rios, RF4211103.304
Catalanotto, LF4231100.315
Wells, CF5243001.321
Glaus, 3B3212203.264
Overbay, 1B5023022.309
Molina, C5000022.281
Zaun, DH5000020.257
Hill, 2B4120000.291
McDonald, SS4110001.225
Totals391014104612 

BATTING
2B: Overbay (37, Haren), Wells (29, Gaudin).
HR: Rios (16, 1st inning off Haren, 0 on, 0 out), Glaus (34, 1st inning off Haren, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Rios 4; Catalanotto 3; Wells 5; Glaus 4; Overbay 3; Hill 2; McDonald.
RBI: Rios (63), Glaus 2 (91), Catalanotto (51), Wells 3 (87), Overbay 3 (77).
2-out RBI: Catalanotto; Wells 3; Overbay 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Molina; Rios; Overbay; Glaus.
GIDP: Molina; Glaus.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Wells (12, 3rd base off Gaudin/Kendall).

FIELDING
E: Glaus (12, fielding).
DP: 4 (Hill-McDonald-Overbay, McDonald-Hill-Overbay 2, McDonald-Overbay).

 
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Haren (W, 12-9)5.211992423.79
Sauerbeck 0.00111005.16
Gaudin (H, 8)1.11001002.81
Calero (H, 19)1.02000003.26
Duchscherer (S, 4)1.00000203.64
 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lilly 2.18771324.64
Frasor 1.22000205.02
Downs 1.01110004.88
League (BS, 2)(L, 0-1)2.04332103.04
Accardo 2.01111014.11

Sauerbeck pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.
Downs pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.

WP: Frasor.
Pitches-strikes: Haren 100-62, Sauerbeck 6-2, Gaudin 22-14, Calero 14-8, Duchscherer 18-12, Lilly 57-38, Frasor 33-22, Downs 18-11, League 31-19, Accardo 21-12.
Ground outs-fly outs: Haren 8-5, Sauerbeck 0-0, Gaudin 3-1, Calero 0-3, Duchscherer 1-0, Lilly 4-0, Frasor 1-2, Downs 2-1, League 5-0, Accardo 4-2.
Batters faced: Haren 28, Sauerbeck 1, Gaudin 6, Calero 5, Duchscherer 3, Lilly 15, Frasor 7, Downs 4, League 11, Accardo 8.
Inherited runners-scored: Sauerbeck 1-0, Gaudin 2-2, Frasor 2-2, League 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Gary Darling. 1B: Bruce Dreckman. 2B: Larry Poncino. 3B: Ed Hickox.
Weather: 79 degrees, clear.
Wind: 13 mph, L to R.
T: 3:09.
Att: 28,280.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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