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Hernández hits 100th HR, Jays go deep 4 times, beat A's 10-8

Sep. 04, 2021 19:42 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit his 100th career home run, José Berríos took a no-hitter into the fifth inning and the Blue Jays survived a late scare to beat the Oakland Athletics 10-8 Saturday, Toronto’s sixth win in seven games. “The key was Berríos,”...

Cabrera hits career homer No. 502, Tigers beat Athletics 8-6

Sep. 01, 2021 23:33 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer, No. 502 of his career, and drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the seventh inning as the Detroit Tigers snapped a four-game skid with an 8-6 win over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night. Akil Baddoo and...

Wade's pinch-hit HR in 9th lifts Giants past A's 6-5

Aug. 21, 2021 20:44 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco manager Gabe Kapler went to the right player at the right time once again. Pinch-hitter LaMonte Wade Jr. connected for a two-run homer in the ninth inning, helping the Giants rally for a 6-5 victory over the Oakland Athletics on...

Lowrie hits 3-run homer in 8th, Athletics beat Indians 6-3

Aug. 11, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jed Lowrie hit a three-run homer and Elvis Andrus had a solo shot in the eighth inning in the Oakland Athletics’ 6-3 comeback victory over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night. Oakland scored twice in the seventh and four times in the eighth,...