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A's fall in extras
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Blue Jays 4, Athletics 2
Trevor Cahill is still looking for his first Major League win.  (Nathan Denette/AP)
The A's got a solid start from rookie Trevor Cahill, who limited the Jays to two runs on five hits -- though five walks -- over 5 1/3 innings. But the bats couldn't break through, and Dan Giese coughed up a decisive 12th-inning homer.
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Series at a glance:
OAK
Oakland (5-6)
Lost 1
Toronto 4, Oakland 2   TOR
Toronto (9-4)
Won 1
April 18, 2009
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Oakland
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   2 5 0
Toronto
0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2   4 7 2
Standings thru 4/18/09  |  Recap: OAK | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Athletics stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Oakland AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Sweeney, R, RF 4 2 2 0 1 1 3 .250
Cabrera, O, SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .256
Giambi, 1B 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 .250
Holliday, LF 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .244
Cust, DH 5 0 1 0 0 2 1 .316
Suzuki, K, C 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .256
Ellis, M, 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231
Crosby, 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .125
Davis, R, CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .143
Totals 40 2 5 2 3 6 14  

BATTING
2B: Cust (2, Tallet), Sweeney, R (2, Tallet), Giambi (3, Tallet).
TB: Sweeney, R 3; Giambi 2; Cust 2; Davis, R.
RBI: Giambi 2 (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Crosby; Giambi; Cust; Sweeney, R.
Team RISP: 1-for-11.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Cabrera, O (2, 2nd base by Downs, S/Barajas), Davis, R (1, 2nd base by Ryan, B/Barajas).
PO: Davis, R (1st base by Ryan, B).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Scutaro, SS 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .306
Hill, A, 2B 6 0 1 0 0 0 5 .367
Rios, A, CF 5 0 1 0 1 1 2 .204
Wells, V, DH 6 0 1 0 0 0 4 .309
Lind, LF 5 1 1 0 1 2 3 .352
Bautista, 3B 3 1 0 0 2 1 2 .259
Overbay, 1B 4 2 2 2 2 0 1 .290
Barajas, C 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .235
Snider, RF 5 0 1 2 0 0 3 .321
Totals 40 4 7 4 9 4 24  

BATTING
2B: Wells, V (4, Cahill), Overbay (3, Cahill).
HR: Overbay (2, 12th inning off Giese, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Lind; Wells, V 2; Rios, A; Hill, A; Overbay 6; Snider.
RBI: Snider 2 (9), Overbay 2 (8).
2-out RBI: Overbay 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barajas; Wells, V; Hill, A 2; Bautista; Rios, A; Lind.
SAC: Bautista; Barajas.
Team RISP: 1-for-10.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
SB: Scutaro (1, 3rd base off Casilla, S/Suzuki, K).

FIELDING
E: Tallet (1, throw), Hill, A (1, fielding).
PB: Barajas (1).
DP: (Barajas-Hill, A).
Pickoffs: Ryan, B (Davis, R at 1st base).

 
Oakland IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cahill 5.1 5 2 2 5 1 0 2.60
Wuertz 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Springer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Casilla, S 2.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2.16
Giese (L, 0-1) 2.2 1 2 2 2 0 1 6.75
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Tallet 5.1 4 2 1 1 1 0 4.26
Camp 1.1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
Downs, S 2.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Ryan, B 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 9.82
Carlson 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.45
Frasor (W, 2-0) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00

HBP: Scutaro (by Cahill).
Pitches-strikes: Cahill 93-55, Wuertz 8-6, Springer 12-9, Casilla, S 28-18, Giese 41-21, Tallet 67-41, Camp 21-13, Downs, S 20-13, Ryan, B 16-10, Carlson 16-12, Frasor 3-2.
Groundouts-flyouts: Cahill 12-1, Wuertz 0-1, Springer 0-0, Casilla, S 2-2, Giese 3-5, Tallet 6-6, Camp 1-0, Downs, S 4-1, Ryan, B 0-1, Carlson 2-1, Frasor 0-1.
Batters faced: Cahill 27, Wuertz 3, Springer 3, Casilla, S 8, Giese 11, Tallet 21, Camp 6, Downs, S 7, Ryan, B 3, Carlson 4, Frasor 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Wuertz 1-0, Camp 1-0, Downs, S 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Greg Gibson. 1B: Andy Fletcher. 2B: Tim McClelland. 3B: Ted Barrett.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 3:23.
Att: 21,698.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
April 18, 2009
April 18, 2009

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