Stephen Piscotty hit a three-run homer and matched his career high with five RBI, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 10-0 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
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Kaleb Cowart hit a go-ahead grand slam in a six-run sixth inning before adding an RBI triple, and the Los Angeles Angels rallied past the Oakland Athletics 9-7 on Tuesday night.
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Khris Davis hit a grand slam in the ninth inning but the Oakland Athletics again came up short, beaten by the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Sunday.
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Khris Davis led off the 10th inning with his major league-leading 42nd homer, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Friday night.
Dylan Bundy had eight strikeouts in six solid innings, and the Baltimore Orioles ended the Oakland Athletics' six-game winning streak with a 5-3 victory Thursday night.
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Matt Olson homered during a 10-run third inning in which the first 11 batters reached base, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-0 Wednesday night for their sixth straight victory.
Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer
99 wins. That's what the Oakland A's are on pace to finish the season with, following a 10-0 skunking of the Orioles. Now if only Houston would stop winning. Despite the A's victory - their sixth in a row - they're still three games behind the Astros (9-1 in their last ten) in the AL West.
Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer
Oakland's bullpen and defense get plenty of love, but don't sleep on the offense. Entering play today, the A's had a .791 OPS since June 1, best in the bigs. That number's gone up a little bit tonight, as Oakland is absolutely blitzing Orioles pitching. In the third inning, the first 11 batters reached base as the A's hung a 10-spot on Baltimore.
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David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer
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