Five walks issued by Blackburn in another poor start

July 30, 2011; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics left fielder Hideki Matsui (front) misses a ball hit by Minnesota Twins designated hitter Jim Thome (not pictured) during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum. The Athletics defeated the Twins 8-3. Kyle Terada-US PRESSWIRE

Added July 30th