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Saturday August 1, 1970
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Chuck Dobson allowed only four hits and posted his fourth shutout of the season, pitching the Athletics to a 5-0 victory over the Senators. Rick Monday knocked in two runs with a triple in the third inning to start the A's scoring. Other runs followed in the fifth on a homer by Frank Fernandez, double by Bert Campaneris and singles by Rick Monday and Felipe Alou. Monday, on a run-and-hit play, scored from first base on Alou's single. [The Sporting News]


Oakland Athletics 5, Washington Senators 0

Game Played on Saturday, August 1, 1970 (Day game) at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum

Senators     0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  0
A's          0  0  2    0  3  0    0  0  x  -   5  9  0


Senators             AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      A's                  AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
Stroud cf             4   0   0   0     0   2   .266      Campaneris ss         4   2   2   0     0   0   .270
Unser rf              4   0   2   0     0   0   .244      Monday cf             3   1   2   3     1   0   .309
Howard lf             4   0   0   0     0   1   .282      Alou lf               4   0   1   1     0   1   .296
Epstein 1b            3   0   0   0     0   0   .253      Bando 3b              3   0   0   0     1   0   .274
Rodriguez 3b          3   0   0   0     0   1   .242      Mincher 1b            4   0   2   0     0   0   .244
B. Allen 2b           3   0   1   0     0   0   .241      Jackson rf            4   0   1   0     0   0   .230
  Cullen pr,2b        0   0   0   0     0   0   .205      Fernandez c           3   1   1   1     1   2   .224
Brinkman ss           3   0   0   0     0   1   .277      Green 2b              2   0   0   0     2   0   .195
Roseboro c            3   0   1   0     0   1   .205      Dobson p              4   1   0   0     0   0   .169
Cox p                 1   0   0   0     0   0   .143
  Maye ph             1   0   0   0     0   0   .269
  Brown p             0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Grieve ph           1   0   0   0     0   1   .235

Totals               30   0   4   0     0   7             Totals               31   5   9   5     5   3

Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 14,568
Left on Base: Senators 3, A's 7
DP: Senators 2, A's 1
Doubles: Roseboro (3), Campaneris (19)
Triples: Monday (5)
Home Runs: Fernandez (13)
Stolen Bases: Monday (11)
GIDP: Jackson (8)


Senators               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Cox L(5-8)              5     7   5   5   1   1   1  22   5.03
Brown                   3     2   0   0   4   2   0  14   4.50
Totals                  8     9   5   5   5   3   1  36

A's                    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Dobson W(12-10)         9     4   0   0   0   7   0  30   3.81
Totals                  9     4   0   0   0   7   0  30

Wild Pitches: Cox (3)

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


SENATORS 1ST: Stroud made an out to second; Unser flied out to
left; Howard grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 1ST: Campaneris grounded out (shortstop to first);
Monday popped to shortstop; Alou grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 0.

SENATORS 2ND: Epstein grounded out (first unassisted); Rodriguez
struck out; B. Allen popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Senators 0, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Bando flied out to right; Mincher singled to
left; Jackson grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Mincher out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Senators 0, Athletics 0.

SENATORS 3RD: Brinkman was called out on strikes; Roseboro
struck out; Cox grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Fernandez was called out on strikes; Green
walked; Dobson forced Green (pitcher to shortstop); Campaneris
singled to left [Dobson to second]; Monday tripled to center
[Dobson scored, Campaneris scored]; Alou grounded out (shortstop
to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 2.

SENATORS 4TH: Stroud grounded out (second to first); Unser
singled to center; Howard struck out; Epstein flied out to left;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 2.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Bando popped to catcher in foul territory;
Mincher grounded out (pitcher to first); Jackson lined to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 2.

SENATORS 5TH: Rodriguez flied out to left; B. Allen flied out to
center; Brinkman grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 2.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Fernandez homered; Green grounded out (shortstop
to first); Dobson popped to third; Campaneris doubled to left;
Cox threw a wild pitch [Campaneris to third]; Monday singled to
center [Campaneris scored]; Alou singled to right [Monday
scored]; Bando forced Alou (second to shortstop); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 5.

SENATORS 6TH: Roseboro doubled to center; MAYE BATTED FOR COX;
Maye popped to third; Stroud struck out; Unser popped to third
in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics
5.

ATHLETICS 6TH: BROWN REPLACED MAYE (PITCHING); Mincher singled
to pitcher; Jackson flied out to right; Fernandez walked
[Mincher to second]; Green hit into a double play to left
[Mincher out at third (left to second to third)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 5.

SENATORS 7TH: Howard popped to shortstop in foul territory;
Epstein flied out to right; Rodriguez grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 5.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Dobson grounded out (shortstop to first);
Campaneris grounded out (third to first); Monday walked; Monday
stole second; Alou struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Senators
0, Athletics 5.

SENATORS 8TH: B. Allen singled to center; CULLEN RAN FOR B.
ALLEN; Brinkman lined into a double play (first unassisted)
[Cullen out at first]; Roseboro flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 5.

ATHLETICS 8TH: CULLEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Bando walked;
Mincher flied out to right; Jackson singled to right [Bando to
second]; Fernandez struck out; Green walked [Bando to third,
Jackson to second]; Dobson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Senators 0, Athletics 5.

SENATORS 9TH: GRIEVE BATTED FOR BROWN; Grieve struck out; Stroud
was called out on strikes; Unser singled to left; Howard
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Senators
0, Athletics 5.



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