THESHOW
OAKLAND ATHLETICS AT MINNESOTA TWINS
08/28/2026
 
THESHOW
OAKLAND ATHLETICS AT MINNESOTA TWINS
GAME ID: 2501 - FRIDAY, AUGUST 28TH, 2026 - GAME LOG
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Oakland Athletics (56-73) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0
Minnesota Twins (73-55) 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 X 5 9 0
Dominant Performance by Pint in Minnesota Win
Minnesota starter Riley Pint put a stranglehold on the Oakland offense. The right-hander had complete command of his fastball in leading the Twins to a 5-1 win. The Athletics, at 56-73, have lost 4 straight games.

In his 107-pitch effort, Pint allowed no earned runs on 3 hits over 7 innings. He walked 3 and struck out 9.

In postgame comments to the Minnesota Daily, Pint said, "If the effort is there, the wins will come."
OAKLAND BATTING LINESCORE MINNESOTA BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Ramsey CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .264 18 62
R. Austin 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .265 1 8
C. Gillaspie DH 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .241 21 61
K. Bryant 1B 4 0 2 0 0 2 0 .225 20 54
K. Tucker RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .227 15 37
J. García LF 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 .191 17 38
D. Robertson SS 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 .258 12 45
R. Walton 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .180 3 11
R. McGuire C 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .143 1 5
Totals 29 1 4 1 3 12 10      
BATTING
Home Runs: C. Gillaspie (21, 9th Inning off K. Faulkner, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: C. Gillaspie 4 , J. Ramsey , K. Bryant 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: K. Tucker
GIDP: C. Gillaspie , R. Walton
Team LOB: 1

FIELDING
Double Plays: 3 (Austin-Walton-Bryant, Tucker-McGuire, Tucker-McGuire)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Salas 2B 4 0 1 1 0 3 2 .229 27 70
C. Correa SS 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .268 15 48
R. Salazar DH 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .291 20 67
D. Maxwell CF 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .500 1 4
S. Ackerman LF 4 1 3 3 0 0 0 .293 30 74
P. Goldschmidt 1B 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .263 19 61
B. Maxwell RF 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 .244 12 28
L. Meyers C 3 1 1 0 1 0 3 .242 17 46
A. Minier 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .149 1 2
Totals 30 5 9 5 6 9 15      
BATTING
Doubles: S. Ackerman (12, 7th Inning off R. Carrión, 1 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: S. Ackerman (30, 4th Inning off R. Valéncia, 1 on, 0 outs) C. Correa (15, 7th Inning off R. Carrión, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: S. Ackerman 7 , L. Meyers , D. Maxwell 2 , A. Minier , C. Correa 4 , J. Salas
2-out RBI: S. Ackerman
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: R. Salazar , A. Minier , P. Goldschmidt , J. Salas
GIDP: C. Correa
Team LOB: 5

FIELDING
Double Plays: 2 (Salas-Correa-Goldschmidt, Salas-Correa-Goldschmidt)
OAKLAND PITCHING LINESCORE MINNESOTA PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
R. Valéncia L (7-12) 5.0 6 3 3 5 7 1 102 65 4.54   
R. Carrión 3.0 3 2 2 1 2 1 42 31 7.59   
PITCHING
Game Score: R. Valéncia 45
Batters Faced: R. Valéncia 24, R. Carrión 12
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: R. Valéncia 5-1, R. Carrión 4-2
Pitches - Strikes: R. Valéncia 102-65, R. Carrión 42-31
Inherited Runners - Scored: R. Carrión 2-0
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
R. Pint W (8-11) 7.0 3 0 0 3 9 0 107 69 3.67   
K. Faulkner 2.0 1 1 1 0 3 1 25 19 4.31   
PITCHING
Game Score: R. Pint 77
Batters Faced: R. Pint 25, K. Faulkner 7
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: R. Pint 6-4, K. Faulkner 1-2
Pitches - Strikes: R. Pint 107-69, K. Faulkner 25-19
Inherited Runners - Scored: K. Faulkner 1-0
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Riley Pint
Ballpark: Target Field
Weather: Clear skies (63 degrees), wind blowing left to right at 12 mph
Start Time: 7:10 PM EST
Time: 3:05
Attendance: 39314
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