|Oakland Athletics (3-3)||Minnesota Twins (3-3)|
|Sam Fuld, CF (.308/.357/.615)||Brian Dozier, 2B (.167/.333/.333)|
|Jed Lowrie, SS (.316/.462/.526)||Joe Mauer, 1B (.280/.379/.360)|
|Josh Donaldson, 3B (.115/.148/.115)||Trevor Plouffe, 3B (.391/.517/.522)|
|Brandon Moss, 1B (.333/.391/.571)||Chris Colabello, RF (.391/.417/.696)|
|Yoenis Cespedes, LF (.217/.308/.478)||Josmil Pinto, DH (.222/.222/.556)|
|Alberto Callaspo, DH (.400/.571/1.000)||Jason Kubel, LF (.412/.444/.588)|
|Josh Reddick, RF (.100/.182/.100)||Kurt Suzuki, C (.429/.556/.500)|
|Derek Norris, C (.375/.444/.375)||Aaron Hicks, CF (.190/.308/.238)|
|Eric Sogard, 2B (.300/.417/.400)||Pedro Florimon, SS (.059/.111/.059)|
|Scott Kazmir (1-0, 0.00 ERA)||Kevin Correia (0-0, 3.00 ERA)|
- Yoenis Cespedes has hit 10 of his 49 career home runs against Seattle, his most against any team.
- Coco Crisp hit his 50th home run as an Athletic Thursday night. Twenty-five of those have given Oakland the lead.
- Luke Gregerson has pitched in 366 games since 2009, the most in the majors over that span.
- John Jaso has walked 15 times as a pinch-hitter since 2010, tops in the American League over that span.
- Crisp has 143 career steals with Oakland and needs one more to tie Reggie Jackson for fifth on the franchise’s all-time list since moving to Oakland in 1968.
- Jed Lowrie had 10 doubles against Seattle in 2013, matching the most in Oakland history against one team.
- Crisp’s 142-game errorless streak is the fifth-longest by an outfielder in Oakland history.
- Dan Otero has not allowed a home run in 53 career innings.
- REMEMBER WHEN? An opening day crowd of 48,348 watched the A’s beat the California Angels 3-2 in 11 innings on April 6, 1982. The A’s scored the winning when when Davey Lopes drew a bases-loaded walk to force home Dwayne Murphy.
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