SAN FRANCISCO – It was supposed to be a safety squeeze. Brandon Crawford was supposed to bunt it past the pitcher. Gregor Blanco was supposed to watch and wait to make sure it did.
OAKLAND -- Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr rolled right to escape pressure, but couldn't outrun the wrecking ball.
Looking to wipe the slate clean as they arrived in Atlanta, the A’s wasted no time digging a deeper hole for themselves.