3yJonny Gomes hit his first home run as an Athletic, then got drilled with the bases loaded in a 12th-inning tie, giving Oakland a unique walk-off win and the series.
3yBrandon McCarthy is on the hill looking to give the A's a series win over the Royals in soggy Oakland, and he's all locked up in a 1-1 tie early. Follow along here with In-Game LIVE!
3yBob Melvin has watched Yoenis Cespedes, who got off to a fast start, deal with some major league growing pains both at the plate and in the field over the A's last two games but doesn't plan to change his lineup or outfield.
3yBrett Anderson came out of Tuesdays bullpen session well and will continue his rehab with another trip to the bullpen mound Friday in Arizona, according to As manager Bob Melvin.
3yManager Bob Melvin has moved up shortstop Cliff Pennington, who went 1-for-2 with a double Tuesday against the Royals batting ninth, all the way up to No. 2, between Jemile Weeks and Josh Reddick.
3yThe A's couldn't contain a fourth-inning Royals rally, nor could they touch K.C. pitching as rain halted their efforts at comeback two innings early.More: Royals 3, A's 0 Bob Melvin postgame MLB scoreboard
3yThe game started almost 45 minutes late, and ended almost two full innings early, as the game was called with two outs in the Top of the 8th with the Royals holding a 3-0 lead.
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