Lester pitched into the seventh inning for his ninth quality start but it wasn’t enough as A.J. Griffin and Grant Balfour combined on a seven-hitter to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 3-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
By ANTONIO GONZALEZ AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ Dustin Pedroia hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Friday night in […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ Sure, Brandon Moss would like to have more than five hits in his last 40 at-bats. It’s not so bad, though, considering all five have cleared the fences. Moss hit a […]
Phil Hughes pitched eight shutout innings of four-hit ball for his first win of the season, and the New York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Saturday.
If the A’s are going to make the playoffs again, it will be on the strength of their pitching. A.J. Griffin will be a big part of that.
The Yankees had their seven-game winning streak come to an end with a 5-4 loss to the Oakland Athletics.
Raul Ibanez hit his second home run of the game during a startling rally in the 13th, then the Yankees won a thriller when first baseman Brandon Moss’ two-out error in the 14th lifted them over the Oakland Athletics 10-9 Saturday for their seventh straight win.
Russell Martin led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a homer off Sean Doolittle, and the AL East-leading New
York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Friday night for their sixth straight win.
There are some common themes for the beaten down, stumbling Boston Red Sox lately.
Dustin Pedroia’s two-out RBI single in the sixth was all Boston could squeeze out of starter A.J. Griffin, losing 7-1 to the
Oakland Athletics for its fifth straight loss.