ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Matt Moore pitched like an All-Star on the day he became one. Moore won his 13th game this season, Luke Scott and Evan Longoria hit back-to-back homers, and the surging Tampa […]
If Liam Hendriks sticks in the Majors, he could be a role model for hundreds of up-and-coming players trying to make it from down under.
Interim manager Bob Melvin has seen his Athletics lineup wake up since the All-Star break, and it’s a pleasure for him to watch. Coco Crisp keyed Oakland’s offense with two hits and three stolen bases, leading Brandon McCarthy and the A’s past the Minnesota Twins 7-3 on Sunday.
Gonzalez pitched six sharp innings and the Athletics’ offense was just a little less futile than Minnesota’s in Oakland’s 1-0 victory over the Twins on Saturday night.