Programming note: Coverage of A's-Astros begins at 3:30 with A's Pregame Live on CSN California.
HOUSTON, Tex. -- A's center fielder Coco Crisp led off the game with a home run and added not one, but two doubles in the fifth inning, when the A's sent 13 batters to the plate.
HOUSTON, Tex. -- Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Dan Straily took the mound knowing it might be his last start in the big leagues for a while.
Programming note: Coverage of A's-Mariners begins at 6:30 PT with A's Pregame Live on CSN California.