Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Oakland leads 1-0 (as of 8/31)

Game 1: Monday, August 31
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Oakland8
Game 2: Tuesday, September 1
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Oakland3
Game 3: Wednesday, September 2
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Oakland10

Royals 5

(50-81, 24-40 away)

Athletics 8

(58-73, 31-33 home)

    10:05 PM ET, August 31, 2009

    O.co Coliseum, Oakland, California 

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    KC 310010000 5 9 2
    OAK 00500300 - 8 7 0

    W: C. Breslow (6-7)

    L: L. Hochevar (6-8)

    S: A. Bailey (21)

    Game Information

    StadiumO.co Coliseum, Oakland, CA
    Attendance10,376 (29.6% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time2:50
    Weather62 degrees, partly cloudy
    Wind14 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Derryl Cousins, First Base - Mike Estabrook, Second Base - Jim Joyce, Third Base - Bill Miller