Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Oakland leads 1-0 (as of 8/23)

Game 1: Tuesday, August 23
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Game 2: Wednesday, August 24
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in 10
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Game 3: Thursday, August 25
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Athletics 6

(58-70, 23-40 away)

Yankees 5

(77-49, 40-25 home)

7:05 PM ET, August 23, 2011

Yankee Stadium, New York, New York 

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W: B. McCarthy (7-6)

L: B. Colon (8-8)

S: A. Bailey (17)

Game Notes

YANKEES THIRD BASEMAN ALEX RODRIGUEZ WAS SCRATCHED FROM THE STARTING LINEUP WITH A JAMMED LEFT THUMB.

Game Information

StadiumYankee Stadium, New York, NY
Attendance47,343 (96.2% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
Game Time2:55
Weather74 degrees, partly cloudy
Wind9 mph
UmpiresHome Plate - Gary Cederstrom, First Base - Cory Blaser, Second Base - Adrian Johnson, Third Base - Fieldin Culbreth