Final

Series: Game 2 of 3

Series tied 1-1 (as of 7/11)

Game 1: Friday, July 10
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Tampa Bay6
Game 2: Saturday, July 11
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Tampa Bay2
Game 3: Sunday, July 12
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Tampa Bay3

Athletics 7

(36-49, 17-28 away)

Rays 2

(48-40, 30-14 home)

    6:08 PM ET, July 11, 2009

    Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    OAK 000000430 7 13 1
    TB 010001000 2 7 1

    W: D. Braden (7-7)

    L: M. Garza (6-7)

    Game Notes

    RAYS MANAGER JOE MADDON WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JEFF NELSON IN THE TOP OF THE NINTH INNING FOR ARGUING AN ERROR CHARGED TO CATCHER MICHEL HERNANDEZ FOR MOVING THE BALL WITH HIS MASK.
    RAYS CATCHER DIONER NAVARRO LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING AFTER BEING STRUCK IN THE MASK BY A FOUL TIP.

    Game Information

    StadiumTropicana Field, St. Petersburg, FL
    Attendance33,273 (97.6% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:17
    Weatherindoors
    UmpiresHome Plate - Jeff Nelson, First Base - Chad Fairchild, Second Base - Tim Tschida, Third Base - Bob Davidson