The same thing keeps happening to the Oakland Athletics, over and over again. Get into the playoffs, linger a moment, and then get back out.
Rookie Sonny Gray will start for the Oakland A’s in Thursday’s Game 5 of the American League Division Series against the Detroit Tigers, manager Bob Melvin announced.
Programming note: Watch A's October Quest tonight at 6:30 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet California
The Tigers defeated the A's in Game 4 of the 2013 ALDS 8-6, thanks in part to Victor Martinez's home run, shrouded in controversy.