The stage was set for one of those patented A’s comebacks Friday night.
Coco Crisp doubled with two outs in the ninth. He stole third, putting his team within 90 feet of tying the game.
SAN FRANCISCO -– The Giants aren’t certain that Matt Cain will make his next scheduled start on Monday against the Chicago Cubs, but they are encouraged enough to give it a fighting chance.
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