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Godfrey warms up prior to his first MLB win vs. the San Francisco Giants, 6/17/11
August 9, 1984 |
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|June 10, 2011 for the Oakland Athletics|
(through 2012 Season)
|Earned run average||5.09|
In his debut, Godfrey pitched 4.1 innings giving up nine hits and five runs, walking two and striking out two, earning the no-decision in the eventual 7-5 win. Godfrey's first major league strikeout was of Gordon Beckham. The game was also interim manager Bob Melvin's first win with the Oakland Athletics
Godfrey fared much better in his second major league start on June 17. Facing the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants in front of a sold out crowd in Oakland, Godfrey picked up his first Major League win, going 7 innings, allowing six hits and two runs (one earned) while striking out three and walking none.
On December 7, 2012, Godfrey was traded to the Red Sox as the player to be named later in a previous deal.
- ESPN - Oakland trades Scutaro to Toronto to free up playing time for Murphy - MLB
- The San Francisco Chronicle. June 1, 2008 http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/athletics/detail?entry_id=90607
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- "Sox acquire Graham Godfrey as PTBNL from A's". Comcast Sportsnet - New England. Comcast SportsNet New England L.P. 7 December 2012. Retrieved 7 December 2012.