Final

Series: Game 2 of 4

Series tied 1-1 (as of 5/31)

Game 1: Thursday, May 30
Oakland 3Final
in 13
Tampa Bay 4
Game 2: Friday, May 31
Oakland 13Final
Tampa Bay 9
Game 3: Saturday, June 1
Oakland 8Final
Tampa Bay 3
Game 4: Sunday, June 2
Oakland 4Final
Tampa Bay 2

Athletics 13

(25-28, 10-15 away)

Devil Rays 9

(18-34, 11-15 home)

    7:15 PM ET, May 31, 2002

    Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    OAK 001421014 13 - -
    TB 000801000 9 - -

    W: M. Venafro (2-1)

    L: E. Yan (2-2)

    Game Notes

    THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY TO HOME PLATE UMPIRE STEVE RIPPLEY. RIPPLEY WAS HIT BY A BALL THAT RICOCHETED OFF OAKLAND'S ADAM PIATT.
    PAUL EMMEL HAS REPLACED STEVE RIPPLEY BEHIND HOME PLATE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE GAME.
    TAMPA BAY'S JOHN FLAHERTY SINGLED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.