Final: Athletics 8 - Phillies 6
Losing Pitcher: Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez (0-1) - 0.1 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 0 K
- Marlon Byrd had a strong game for the Phillies going 2-for-5 with two doubles and three RBIs.
- Ryan Howard found his stroke going 2-for-4 with a walk, a double and a run scored.
- Byrd and Howard became the first two teammates in Major League history to post 180+ strikeouts in the same season.
- Chase Utley had a two-hit game going 2-for-4 with two runs scored.
- Ben Revere had a strong game at the top of the Phillies order going 2-for-5 with an RBI.
- Carlos Ruiz and Darin Ruf both added doubles for the Phillies.
- The Phillies went 3-for-9 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base.
- Josh Donaldson was the big man for the A's this afternoon going 3-for-5 with a walk, two RBIs, three runs scored and the game-winning two-run home run in the 10th inning.
- Geovany Soto had a solid day at the plate going 1-for-3 with a double, tow walks and three RBIs.
- Nate Freiman entered the game as a pinch-hitter and went 2-for-2.
- Former-Phillies farmhand Brandon Moss went 1-for-4 with a walk, a double, an RBI and a run scored.
- Adam Dunn, now a member of the A's, went 1-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored.
- The Athletics went 3-for-12 with runners in scoring position and left 12 runners on base.
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