Russell Gives Up Lead In 8th, Cubs Lose To A's 8-7One bad pitch blew what would've given the Chicago Cubs something they've rarely achieved this season: a winning streak.
Rios, Flowers Homer As White Sox Beat Oakland 4-2 Alex Rios and Tyler Flowers homered, Hector Santiago pitched into the seventh inning and the Chicago White Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Sunday to salvage a split of their four-game series.
A.J. Griffin Part Of Athletics' Young, High-Potential Starting PitchingIf the A’s are going to make the playoffs again, it will be on the strength of their pitching. A.J. Griffin will be a big part of that.
Cabrera Drives In 6, Tigers Rout A's 12-2Miguel Cabrera homered twice, including an eighth-inning grand slam, and the Detroit Tigers had no trouble overcoming an early injury to right-hander Max Scherzer in a 12-2 rout of the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.