Alcides Escobar


OAKLAND –- Billy Burns has quickly become a fixture atop the A’s lineup.


KANSAS CITY –- The A’s got a two-homer performance from one of their lefty sluggers and still came away with a bitter late-inning loss at Kauffman Stadium on Friday night.


KANSAS CITY -– Brett Lawrie became the target of wrath for Royals fans for his hard slide that took out Alcides Escobar on Friday night and forced Kansas City’s shortstop from the game.


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