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Game Preview: OAK @ BAL, 1:35 pm, Sunday, April 29, 2012 @Oriole Park at Camden Yards

Athletics, 11-11, 11-11 2nd, 5½ GB, ½ GB in WC

SP: Bartolo Colon (39, RHP, 3-2, 2.62)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. BAL Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (3-2) 34.1 27 10 10 5 21 3 2.62
2011 (8-10) 164.1 172 85 73 40 135 21 4.00
2009 (3-6) 62.1 69 42 29 21 38 13 4.19
Last 7 GS 3-3 42.2 41 19 17 8 25 5 3.59 53
2012-04-23 CHW L 7.0 7 2 2 3 2 2 89 54
2012-04-18 @LAA W 8.0 4 0 0 0 5 0 108 79
2012-04-13 @SEA W 7.0 3 0 0 1 5 0 106 75
2012-04-07 SEA L 4.1 10 7 7 0 3 0 79 18
2012-03-29 SEA W 8.0 3 1 1 1 6 1 86 77
2011-09-27 @TBR ND 5.1 7 2 2 2 3 1 81 47
2011-09-22 TBR L 3.0 7 7 5 1 1 1 56 21
Last 5 v.BAL 2-2 29.2 28 10 10 6 24 1 3.03 56
2011-08-28 @BAL L 7.2 7 2 2 0 4 0 103 61
2011-07-30 BAL W 5.0 5 2 2 2 6 0 105 53
2011-05-18 @BAL ND 8.0 3 0 0 1 7 0 87 82
2009-04-23 @BAL L 3.0 8 5 5 2 0 0 63 21
2008-06-11 BAL W 6.0 5 1 1 1 7 1 93 64
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    6-7    Road:    5-4    ExtrInn: 2-1 
 vsRHP:   7-8    vsLHP:   4-3    1-Run:   3-2 
 vsEast:  1-1    vsCntrl: 5-4    vsWest:  5-6  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 22 Sat, Apr 28  @BAL  L   1-10      11-11  2nd  5.5 gb
 21 Fri, Apr 27  @BAL  W   5-2       11-10  2nd  4.5 gb
 20 Wed, Apr 25   CHW  W   5-4 (14)  10-10  2nd  5.5 gb
 19 Tue, Apr 24   CHW  W   2-0        9-10  2nd  5.5 gb
 18 Mon, Apr 23   CHW  L   0-4        8-10  2nd  5.5 gb
 17 Sun, Apr 22   CLE  W   5-1        8-9   2nd  5.5 gb
 16 Sat, Apr 21   CLE  L   1-5        7-9   2nd  5.5 gb
 15 Fri, Apr 20   CLE  L   3-4        7-8   2nd  5.0 gb
 14 Thu, Apr 19  @LAA  W   4-2        7-7   2nd  4.5 gb
 13 Wed, Apr 18  @LAA  W   6-0        6-7   3rd  4.5 gb
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:11-11
Orioles, 13-8, 13-8 1st, Tied

SP: Tommy Hunter (25, RHP, 2-1, 4.74)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. OAK Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (2-1) 24.2 24 16 13 10 16 7 4.74
2011 (4-4) 84.2 100 50 44 15 45 12 4.68
2010 (13-4) 128.0 126 55 53 33 68 21 3.73
Last 7 GS 3-1 43.1 47 22 18 16 27 8 3.74 49
2012-04-24 TOR W 6.0 3 1 1 3 3 1 103 62
2012-04-18 @CHW L 5.2 9 8 8 4 8 2 101 23
2012-04-13 @TOR ND 6.0 6 5 4 2 2 4 84 42
2012-04-07 MIN W 7.0 6 2 0 1 3 0 98 63
2011-09-26 BOS ND 5.0 7 2 1 3 2 1 90 46
2011-09-21 @BOS ND 6.2 9 4 4 1 4 0 97 43
2011-09-16 LAA W 7.0 7 0 0 2 5 0 109 66
Last 5 v.OAK 5-0 32.1 35 16 15 5 17 3 4.18 49
2011-08-15 @OAK W 6.2 10 2 2 1 3 0 113 48
2010-09-24 @OAK W 5.1 6 1 1 0 4 0 78 56
2010-08-27 OAK W 7.2 7 3 3 2 4 2 101 55
2009-09-23 @OAK W 5.2 9 7 7 0 2 1 79 25
2009-08-06 @OAK W 7.0 3 3 2 2 4 0 94 63
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    7-4    Road:    6-4    ExtrInn: 2-2 
 vsRHP:  11-7    vsLHP:   2-1    1-Run:   3-1 
 vsEast:  5-4    vsCntrl: 6-1    vsWest:  2-3  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 21 Sat, Apr 28   OAK  W  10-1       13-8   1st    Tied
 20 Fri, Apr 27   OAK  L   2-5       12-8   2nd  1.0 gb
 19 Thu, Apr 26   TOR  W   5-2       12-7   1st    Tied
 18 Wed, Apr 25   TOR  W   3-0       11-7   1st    Tied
 17 Tue, Apr 24   TOR  W   2-1       10-7   1st    Tied
 16 Sun, Apr 22  @LAA  W   3-2 (10)   9-7   3rd  0.5 gb
 15 Sat, Apr 21  @LAA  L   3-6        8-7   3rd  1.0 gb
 14 Fri, Apr 20  @LAA  L   3-6        8-6   1st    Tied
 13 Thu, Apr 19  @CHW  W   5-3        8-5   1st  1.0 up
 12 Wed, Apr 18  @CHW  L   1-8        7-5   1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:12-8    Last 30:13-8 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sat, Apr 28, 2012 BAL 10  OAK  1        W:Wei-Yin Chen (2-0), L: Tyson Ross (1-1), S: none
Fri, Apr 27, 2012 OAK  5 @BAL  2        W:Brandon McCarthy (1-3), L: Jake Arrieta (1-2), S: Grant Balfour (6)

Wed, Aug 17, 2011 OAK  6  BAL  5        W:Brandon McCarthy (6-6), L: Alfredo Simon (3-6), S: Andrew Bailey (15)
Tue, Aug 16, 2011 OAK  8  BAL  4        W:Guillermo Moscoso (6-6), L: Brian Matusz (1-5), S: none
Mon, Aug 15, 2011 BAL  6 @OAK  2        W:Tommy Hunter (2-2), L: Gio Gonzalez (9-11), S: none
Wed, Jun 08, 2011 BAL  3  OAK  2        W:Zach Britton (6-4), L: Josh Outman (1-1), S: Kevin Gregg (12)
Tue, Jun 07, 2011 BAL  4  OAK  0        W:Chris Jakubauskas (1-0), L: Guillermo Moscoso (2-2), S: none
Mon, Jun 06, 2011 BAL  4  OAK  2        W:Brian Matusz (1-0), L: Gio Gonzalez (5-4), S: Kevin Gregg (11)
Sun, May 29, 2011 OAK  6  BAL  4        W:Guillermo Moscoso (2-0), L: Zach Britton (5-3), S: Brian Fuentes (11)
Sat, May 28, 2011 OAK  4  BAL  2        W:Josh Outman (1-0), L: Brad Bergesen (1-6), S: Brian Fuentes (10)
Season Series: 2012 - tied 1-1; 2011 - OAK won 5-4; 2010 - OAK won 7-3; All-Time - OAK leads 981-922

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2012 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst

For the 2011 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Athletics Batters (2.95 RS/G) vs. Orioles Pitchers (3.81 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 29.Hunter
G/S/vB
38.Ayala
G/S/vB
16.Chen*
G/S/vB
63.Gregg
G/S/vB
43.Johnson
G/S/vB
27.Lindstrom
G/S/vB
56.O'Day
G/S/vB
40.Patton*
G/S/vB
47.Strop
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
10.Barton* G/S/vP 10/.700 ··· ··· 2/.500 3/1.167 ··· 6/1.000 ··· 1/.000 280/191 .212/.325/.267/.592 .720/.533 .595 50/.571 2/1 0/8
52.Cespedes G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 3/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· / /// / 80/.760 / /
4.Crisp# G/S/vP 11/1.122 1/2.000 4/1.000 6/.900 5/.250 ··· 1/.000 2/3.000 1/.000 583/386 .264/.314/.379/.693 .593/.749 .653 51/.549 49/9 8/1
31.Gomes G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 3/2.667 9/.722 2/.500 6/.000 ··· ··· ··· 372/264 .209/.325/.389/.714 .863/.654 .734 41/.851 7/3 14/2
35.Hughes G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 3/.666 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 317/214 .223/.289/.338/.627 .608/.636 .638 21/.293 3/2 7/5
25.Ka'aihue* G/S/vP 3/1.334 1/.000 3/.666 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 96/70 .195/.295/.317/.612 .453/.672 .661 42/.716 0/0 2/2
2.Pennington# G/S/vP 12/.666 2/.000 3/.000 2/1.000 3/.000 ··· 6/.334 2/.000 1/.000 570/401 .264/.319/.369/.687 .670/.693 .764 73/.423 14/9 8/22
26.Recker G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 21/12 .176/.333/.235/.569 .730/.450 .639 11/.489 0/0 0/1
16.Reddick* G/S/vP 3/.000 2/3.000 3/.000 1/4.000 4/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 278/234 .280/.327/.457/.784 .766/.787 .829 81/.677 1/2 7/5
15.Smith* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 4/.750 ··· 2/1.500 ··· 1/.000 ··· 533/430 .284/.347/.483/.830 .576/.891 .814 63/.573 10/2 15/5
28.Sogard* G/S/vP 3/.666 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 74/61 .200/.243/.329/.572 .154/.652 .687 43/.630 0/0 2/2
8.Suzuki G/S/vP 16/.751 2/1.000 3/.666 5/.400 3/.000 1/2.000 8/.125 1/.000 ··· 515/366 .237/.301/.385/.686 .617/.713 .706 66/.586 2/2 14/7
19.Weeks# G/S/vP 5/.400 2/.000 4/.250 1/.000 1/4.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 437/293 .303/.340/.421/.761 .704/.787 .727 90/.593 22/11 2/13
IP 84.2 56.0 59.2 91.0 54.0 16.2 30.0 22.0 TOTAL .203/.271/.322/.593 .599/.590 .589 .591 21/7 18/15
ERA-K/9 4.68/4.8 2.09/6.3 /0.0 4.37/8.0 2.67/5.7 3.00/6.0 5.40/9.7 3.00/6.6 2.05/8.6 3.11/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Recker (5-0-0)
 Suzuki (98-38-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 367/.291 233/.256 / 275/.254 366/.238 226/.256 74/.262 119/.223 90/.197 .236  Smith
 Reddick
 Crisp
 Gomes
25/0/107/5
21/3/56/5
0/133/0/2
73/0/11/1
OPS .782 .708 .773 .628 .661 .929 .567 .519 .688
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 198/.864 121/.694 / 145/.855 186/.567 92/.698 31/.900 56/.550 42/.515 .732
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 169/.686 112/.723 / 130/.684 180/.690 134/.636 43/.938 63/.582 48/.521 .656
Home 204/.737 114/.681 / 156/.779 195/.542 121/.690 64/.898 73/.606 35/.565
Last 28d days 106/.834 44/.470 106/.665 30/1.109 35/.603 36/.618 35/.599 41/.754 46/.592
HR/SB/CS 12/6/4 5/4/0 // 7/6/2 5/4/2 3/10/2 7/4/0 2/1/0 0/3/0 20/12/6
Usage ····X··· X·o·X··X X·····X· ·o······ ······X· ·o·o···X ··X·o·o· ·X··o··o ···oX·X·

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Orioles Batters (4.29 RS/G) vs. Athletics Pitchers (3.45 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 21.Colon
G/S/vB
50.Balfour
G/S/vB
13.Blevins*
G/S/vB
48.Cook
G/S/vB
65.Figueroa*
G/S/vB
40.Fuentes*
G/S/vB
53.Miller
G/S/vB
77.Norberto*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
11.Andino G/S/vP 6/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 5/1.400 1/.000 ··· 511/350 .263/.327/.344/.670 .721/.647 .620 71/.764 13/3 5/10
24.Betemit# G/S/vP ··· 3/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· 6/.334 2/.000 ··· 359/263 .285/.343/.452/.795 .607/.865 .778 49/.712 4/1 8/11
9.Chavez* G/S/vP 3/.666 ··· ··· ··· ··· 6/.800 ··· 1/.000 274/228 .301/.323/.426/.749 .818/.735 .685 41/.372 10/5 5/1
19.Davis* G/S/vP 4/1.833 3/.667 4/1.250 ··· ··· 3/.333 1/5.000 ··· 210/168 .266/.305/.402/.707 .906/.657 .748 71/.934 1/0 5/8
3.Flaherty* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· / /// / 22/.348 / /
2.Hardy G/S/vP 10/.200 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· 567/431 .269/.310/.491/.801 .794/.803 .856 89/.576 0/0 30/6
36.Johnson* G/S/vP 10/1.250 2/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· / /// / 30/.133 / /
10.Jones G/S/vP 18/.702 7/.286 5/1.600 1/.000 ··· 5/2.267 1/.000 ··· 618/454 .280/.319/.466/.785 .665/.829 .873 88/.995 12/4 25/8
21.Markakis* G/S/vP 21/.754 8/.250 5/.400 1/.000 1/.000 6/.167 ··· ··· 716/504 .284/.351/.406/.756 .628/.809 .708 91/.714 12/3 15/0
28.Paulino G/S/vP ··· 3/.333 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 248/145 .268/.312/.351/.663 .752/.602 .592 25/.760 0/0 2/7
14.Reimold G/S/vP 3/.000 3/.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/no AB 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 305/207 .247/.328/.453/.781 .680/.830 .896 61/1.039 7/2 13/3
12.Reynolds G/S/vP 10/1.056 4/2.750 ··· ··· ··· 8/1.333 ··· ··· 620/467 .221/.323/.483/.806 .781/.814 .716 67/.512 6/4 37/31
32.Wieters# G/S/vP 7/.286 4/.500 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 551/405 .262/.328/.450/.778 1.124/.662 .844 70/.938 1/0 22/5
IP 164.1 62.0 28.1 7.2 58.1 7.0 6.2 TOTAL .250/.307/.433/.740 .792/.727 .764 .740 6/6 29/22
ERA-K/9 4.00/7.4 2.47/8.6 2.86/8.3 7.04/8.2 /0.0 3.70/6.5 2.57/6.4 8.10/5.4 3.02/5.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Paulino (47-12-6)
 Wieters (58-34-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 694/.267 242/.199 122/.235 41/.333 / 250/.237 29/.130 35/.308 .241  Jones
 Markakis
 Reimold
 Chavez
 Andino
0/148/0/16
0/0/157/14
73/0/8/5
12/66/6/3
3/0/0/0
OPS .751 .605 .688 .797 .656 .546 .803 .669
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 346/.880 119/.579 50/.759 19/.734 / 90/.688 7/.643 13/.795 .729
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 348/.621 123/.630 72/.636 22/.853 / 160/.637 22/.508 22/.807 .612
Road 376/.713 106/.648 71/.729 13/.938 / 133/.579 11/.398 25/1.100
Last 28d days 106/.627 40/.497 33/.964 31/.270 12/.639 31/.823 9/.889 41/.535
HR/SB/CS 21/5/3 8/1/0 2/1/0 0/3/0 // 6/6/1 0/0/0 0/0/0 15/8/11
Usage ·····X·· ·X·oX·o· X··X·o·· ·X·X··o· X····X·o ···o···X X··o···· ···X··o·

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.