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Sunday May 24, 1970
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Oakland Athletics 5, Chicago White Sox 2 (Game 2)

Game Played on Sunday, May 24, 1970 (Night game) at Comiskey Park I

A's          0  3  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   5  8  0
White Sox    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  9  1


A's                  AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      White Sox            AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
Monday cf             4   1   1   0     1   1   .277      Williams rf           5   0   1   0     0   0   .235
LaRussa 2b            5   0   1   1     0   0   .222      Aparicio ss           3   0   1   0     1   1   .321
Jackson rf            4   0   1   0     1   1   .194        Knoop 2b            1   0   0   0     0   0   .189
Bando 3b              4   0   0   0     1   1   .276      Hopkins 1b            4   0   0   0     0   0   .337
Alou lf               3   1   1   0     1   0   .360      Matias lf             4   0   1   0     0   0   .230
Mincher 1b            4   2   3   2     0   1   .238      Melton 3b             4   0   0   0     0   1   .293
Duncan c              4   0   0   0     0   1   .250      Herrmann c            3   1   3   0     1   0   .316
Donaldson ss          3   0   0   0     0   1   .286      O'Brien 2b,ss         4   1   2   0     0   0   .250
  Campaneris ph,ss    1   0   0   0     0   0   .248      Berry cf              4   0   1   1     0   1   .266
Odom p                3   1   1   2     0   1   .263      Johnson p             2   0   0   0     0   1   .000
  Lindblad p          0   0   0   0     0   0   .000        McCraw ph           1   0   0   0     0   1   .279
  Francona ph         0   0   0   0     1   0   .320        Sisk p              0   0   0   0     0   0   .250
  Tartabull pr        0   0   0   0     0   0   .375        Wood p              0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Grant p             0   0   0   0     0   0   .000        May ph              1   0   0   0     0   0   .306

Totals               35   5   8   5     5   7             Totals               36   2   9   1     2   5

Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 23,196
Left on Base: A's 8, White Sox 9
DP: A's 0, White Sox 0
Errors: Sisk
Doubles: Mincher (10), Williams (7)
Home Runs: Odom (1), Mincher (11)
Stolen Bases: Jackson (10), Monday (5)


A's                    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Odom W(4-3)             6.2   7   2   2   2   5   0  29   5.33
Lindblad                0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   5.09
Grant SV(3)             2     2   0   0   0   0   0   8   1.33
Totals                  9     9   2   2   2   5   0  38

White Sox              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Johnson L(0-1)          7     6   5   5   4   5   2  31   7.36
Sisk                    0.2   2   0   0   1   0   0   5   6.48
Wood                    1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4   2.81
Totals                  9     8   5   5   5   7   2  40

Wild Pitches: Odom (5)

Umpires: HP - John Rice, 1B - Marty Springstead, 2B - Larry Barnett, 3B - Larry Napp


ATHLETICS 1ST: Monday was called out on strikes; LaRussa lined
to shortstop; Jackson walked; Jackson stole second; Bando
walked; Alou flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
Athletics 0, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 1ST: Williams popped to catcher in foul territory;
Aparicio was called out on strikes; Hopkins grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, White Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Mincher singled to center; Duncan struck out;
Donaldson flied out to left; Odom homered [Mincher scored];
Monday walked; Monday stole second; LaRussa singled to right
[Monday scored]; Jackson flied out to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Athletics 3, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 2ND: Matias grounded out (first unassisted); Melton
grounded out (second to first); Herrmann walked; O'Brien singled
to second [Herrmann to second]; Berry was called out on strikes;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 3, White Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Bando lined to shortstop; Alou walked; Mincher
homered [Alou scored]; Duncan flied out to right; Donaldson
struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 3RD: Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first);
Williams grounded out (third to first); Aparicio made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Odom flied out to center; Monday singled to
center; LaRussa flied out to left; Jackson grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 4TH: Hopkins flied out to center; Matias singled to
right; Melton flied out to center; Herrmann singled to right
[Matias to second]; O'Brien forced Herrmann (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Bando popped to catcher in foul territory; Alou
grounded out (shortstop to first); Mincher struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 5TH: Berry grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson
struck out; Williams grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Duncan grounded out (shortstop to first);
Donaldson grounded out (pitcher to first); Odom was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 6TH: Aparicio singled to left; Hopkins forced Aparicio
(second to shortstop); Matias grounded out (second to first)
[Hopkins to second]; Melton was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Monday grounded out (second to first); LaRussa
lined to first; Jackson singled to center; Bando flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 7TH: Herrmann singled to right; O'Brien singled to
shortstop [Herrmann to second]; Berry singled to center [O'Brien
to third, Herrmann scored]; MCCRAW BATTED FOR JOHNSON; Odom
threw a wild pitch [O'Brien scored]; McCraw struck out; Williams
flied out to center; Aparicio walked [Berry to second]; LINDBLAD
REPLACED ODOM (PITCHING); Hopkins popped to catcher in foul
territory; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 2.

ATHLETICS 8TH: KNOOP REPLACED APARICIO (PLAYING 2B); O'BRIEN
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); SISK REPLACED MCCRAW (PITCHING);
Alou singled to pitcher [Alou to second (error by Sisk)];
Mincher doubled to right [Alou to third]; Duncan grounded out
(shortstop to second to first); CAMPANERIS BATTED FOR DONALDSON;
Campaneris popped to first in foul territory; FRANCONA BATTED
FOR LINDBLAD; Francona was walked intentionally; TARTABULL RAN
FOR FRANCONA; WOOD REPLACED SISK (PITCHING); Monday grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox
2.

WHITE SOX 8TH: CAMPANERIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); GRANT
REPLACED TARTABULL (PITCHING); Matias grounded out (second to
first); Melton grounded out (shortstop to first); Herrmann
singled to center; O'Brien flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox 2.

ATHLETICS 9TH: LaRussa flied out to right; Jackson struck out;
Bando struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 5, White Sox
2.

WHITE SOX 9TH: Berry made an out to shortstop; MAY BATTED FOR
WOOD; May grounded out (second to first); Williams doubled to
left; Knoop made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
Athletics 5, White Sox 2.



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