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Wednesday May 20, 1970
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Steve Hovley singled in the ninth inning and raced home from first base on a double by Hank Allen to bring the Brewers an 8-7 victory over the Athletics. Don Mincher drove in three runs for the A's with a double and a homer. Tommy Harper hit a homer for the Brewers as the clubs fashioned a 5-5 tie. Russ Snyder sent the Brewers ahead with a two-run double in the seventh, but the A's pulled even in the eighth when Bert Campaneris singled, Rick Monday doubled and Felipe Alou singled. [The Sporting News]


Milwaukee Brewers 8, Oakland Athletics 7

Game Played on Wednesday, May 20, 1970 (Night game) at County Stadium

A's          3  0  0    0  0  1    1  2  0  -   7 13  4
Brewers      2  0  0    1  1  1    2  0  1  -   8 11  1


A's                  AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      Brewers              AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
Campaneris ss         5   2   2   0     0   1   .259      Harper 3b             5   1   2   2     0   1   .282
Monday cf             4   2   2   1     1   1   .298      Kubiak ss             5   1   2   0     0   0   .269
Alou lf               4   1   3   2     1   0   .349      Hegan 1b              4   2   0   0     1   0   .225
Jackson rf            5   0   0   0     0   2   .185      Walton lf             4   1   1   0     0   0   .307
Bando 3b              3   1   1   1     2   1   .250        McNertney c         1   0   0   0     0   0   .235
Mincher 1b            3   1   2   3     1   0   .231      Hovley rf             4   2   2   2     1   1   .296
  Segui p             0   0   0   0     0   0   .000      Allen cf              3   0   1   2     2   0   .235
  Grant p             0   0   0   0     0   0   .000      Gil 2b                4   0   0   0     0   0   .125
  Johnson ph          1   0   0   0     0   0   .179      Roof c                3   1   1   0     0   0   .216
  Fingers p           0   0   0   0     0   0   .200        Snyder ph,lf        1   0   1   2     0   0   .278
Duncan c              4   0   0   0     1   1   .263      Lockwood p            0   0   0   0     0   0   .333
Green 2b              4   0   2   0     0   0   .197        Meyer p             1   0   1   0     0   0   .333
Dobson p              3   0   1   0     0   1   .095        Gelnar p            1   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Francona 1b         1   0   0   0     0   0   .250        O'Donoghue p        0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
                                                            Locker p            0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
                                                            Savage ph           1   0   0   0     0   0   .300
                                                            Pattin p            0   0   0   0     0   0   .167

Totals               37   7  13   7     6   7             Totals               37   8  11   8     4   2

Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance:  8,747
Left on Base: A's 9, Brewers 9
DP: A's 1, Brewers 2
Errors: Monday, Bando, Segui, Green, Gil
Doubles: Campaneris (7), Mincher (9), Monday (8), Snyder (5), Allen (3)
Home Runs: Mincher (10), Harper (4)
Stolen Bases: Alou (3), Hovley (5)
Caught Stealing: Bando (3), Allen (1)
Sacrifice Hits: Meyer (2)
GIDP: Duncan (2), Francona (3), Gil (1)


A's                    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Dobson                  6     7   5   2   2   2   1  29   4.55
Segui                   0.2   1   2   0   2   0   0   6   3.41
Grant                   1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   4   1.57
Fingers L(2-2)          0.1   2   1   1   0   0   0   3   3.03
Totals                  8.1  11   8   3   4   2   1  42

Brewers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Lockwood                1.2   4   3   3   3   2   0  12   4.00
Meyer                   3.1   1   1   1   2   4   1  12   6.38
Gelnar                  1.1   4   1   1   0   0   0   8   5.01
O'Donoghue              0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1   4.11
Locker                  1.2   4   2   2   0   0   0   7   3.38
Pattin W(2-3)           1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3   5.79
Totals                  9    13   7   7   6   7   1  43

Wild Pitches: Segui (3)

Umpires: HP - Jim Honochick, 1B - Frank Umont, 2B - Jake O'Donnell, 3B - George Maloney


ATHLETICS 1ST: Campaneris doubled; Monday grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Campaneris to third]; Alou singled
[Campaneris scored]; Alou stole second; Jackson was called out
on strikes; Bando walked; Mincher doubled [Bando scored, Alou
scored]; Duncan grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 3, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 1ST: Harper flied out to right; Kubiak singled; Hegan
reached on an error by Green [Kubiak to second]; Walton singled
[Hegan to second, Kubiak to third]; Hovley reached on an error
by Bando [Walton to second, Hegan to third, Kubiak scored
(unearned)]; Allen walked [Hegan scored (unearned), Walton to
third, Hovley to second]; Gil grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Allen out at second]; 2 R (0
ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 3, Brewers 2.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Green singled; Dobson struck out; Campaneris
forced Green (third to second); Monday walked [Campaneris to
second]; Alou walked [Campaneris to third, Monday to second];
MEYER REPLACED LOCKWOOD (PITCHING); Jackson struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Athletics 3, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 2ND: Roof grounded out (third to first); Meyer singled;
Harper struck out; Kubiak flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Athletics 3, Brewers 2.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Bando walked; Bando was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Mincher flied out to left; Duncan
walked; Green flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
Athletics 3, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 3RD: Hegan walked; Walton made an out to first; Hovley
struck out; Allen lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
Athletics 3, Brewers 2.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Dobson grounded out (second to first); Campaneris
was called out on strikes; Monday struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Athletics 3, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 4TH: Gil made an out to pitcher; Roof singled; Meyer out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Roof to second]; Harper
singled [Roof scored, Harper to second (on throw to home)];
Kubiak lined to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 3,
Brewers 3.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Alou flied out to left; Jackson reached on an
error by Gil; Jackson was picked off first (pitcher to first to
shortstop to first to second); Bando was called out on strikes;
0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 3, Brewers 3.

BREWERS 5TH: Hegan reached on an error by Monday; Walton flied
out to left; Hovley singled [Hegan scored (unearned)]; Hovley
stole second; Allen made an out to second; Gil lined to center;
1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 3, Brewers 4.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Mincher homered; GELNAR REPLACED MEYER
(PITCHING); Duncan lined to center; Green flied out to left;
Dobson singled; Campaneris grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 4, Brewers 4.

BREWERS 6TH: Roof grounded out (third to first); Gelnar flied
out to left; Harper homered; Kubiak grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 4, Brewers 5.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Monday singled; Alou singled [Monday to second];
Jackson grounded out (first unassisted) [Alou to second, Monday
to third]; Bando singled [Alou to third, Monday scored];
O'DONOGHUE REPLACED GELNAR (PITCHING); Mincher walked [Bando to
second]; LOCKER REPLACED O'DONOGHUE (PITCHING); Duncan grounded
into a double play (third to first) [Bando out at third]; 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 5, Brewers 5.

BREWERS 7TH: SEGUI REPLACED MINCHER (PITCHING); FRANCONA
REPLACED DOBSON (PLAYING 1B); Hegan reached on an error by
Segui; Walton forced Hegan (shortstop to second); Segui threw a
wild pitch [Walton to second]; Hovley was walked intentionally;
Allen walked [Walton to third, Hovley to second]; Gil made an
out to first; SNYDER BATTED FOR ROOF; Snyder doubled [Allen to
third, Hovley scored (unearned), Walton scored (unearned)];
GRANT REPLACED SEGUI (PITCHING); Allen was caught stealing home
(pitcher to catcher); 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 5,
Brewers 7.

ATHLETICS 8TH: MCNERTNEY REPLACED WALTON (PLAYING C ); SNYDER
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Green singled; Francona grounded
into a double play (second to first) [Green out at second];
Campaneris singled; Monday doubled [Campaneris scored]; Alou
singled [Monday scored]; Jackson flied out to left; 2 R, 4 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 7, Brewers 7.

BREWERS 8TH: SAVAGE BATTED FOR LOCKER; Savage lined to center;
Harper made an out to second; Kubiak singled; Hegan grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 7, Brewers
7.

ATHLETICS 9TH: PATTIN REPLACED SAVAGE (PITCHING); Bando grounded
out (pitcher to first); JOHNSON BATTED FOR GRANT; Johnson
grounded out (third to first); Duncan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Athletics 7, Brewers 7.

BREWERS 9TH: FINGERS REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); McNertney
grounded out (pitcher to first); Hovley singled; Allen doubled
[Hovley scored]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 7, Brewers 8.



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