OAKLAND ATHLETICS

Athletics Drop Both Games In Seattle

May 14, 2019, 10:18 PM | Updated: 10:18 pm
(Photo by Lindsey Wasson/Getty Images)...
(Photo by Lindsey Wasson/Getty Images)
(Photo by Lindsey Wasson/Getty Images)

The A’s came into their two-game set winning four of six on their Ohio home stand. Unfortunately, the momentum didn’t carry north for their quick two-game set against the Seattle Mariners.

Monday: Mariners 6, Athletics 5 (10)

Mike Fiers followed up his no-hitter against the Reds by allowing just two hits in five innings, allowing just one run in the first. Oakland tied it on Mark Canha’s third home run of the season.

The A’s scored all five of their run on five home runs, two coming off the bat of Khris Davis. Leading 4-1 in the eighth, Lou Trivino allowed three runs on a home run from Daniel Vogelbach to tie the game at four.

Ramon Laureano hit his fifth home run of the season in the top of the 10th to give Oakland the lead once again but that wouldn’t last. Joakim Soria allowed two in the bottom half of the inning on a Domingo Santana double to give Seattle the win.

Tuesday: Mariners 4, Athletics 3

The Mariners continued hitting home runs on Tuesday night, as all four of their runs came via the long ball.

Vogelbach opened the scoring with his second home run of the series in the second inning and was followed by Tim Beckham’s eighth home run of the season, giving Seattle an early 2-0 lead.

The A’s tied it in the fifth with two runs on a throwing error from Beckham scoring Laureano and Tim Beckham. Mitch Haniger hit the game-winning home run in the bottom half of the fifth, scoring J.P. Crawford.

Oakland would tack one more on in the seventh on a Robbie Grossman single but it wouldn’t be enough.

The A’s are now 19-25 on the season and will have Wednesday off before a four-game set in Detroit.

Date Starting Pitcher
Monday, June 27 @ 4:05 pm A's TBD vs. Yankees TBD

Oakland Athletics

OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 29: Manager Bob Melvin #6 of the Oakland Athletics stands on the field during p...
Jason Ross

A’s Exercise 2022 Option On Manager Bob Melvin

Melvin will return in 2022 as the A's skipper
1 year ago
(Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)...
Chris Watkins

[WATCH] Ramón Laureano Seals The Game For The A’s With An 8th Inning Showcase!

Ramón Laureano stole the show in yesterday's 8th inning to seal the victory for the A's!
1 year ago
(Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images)...
Chris Watkins

[VIDEO] Ken Korach Talks “Moneyball” Sequel

Korach had some things to say when asked if he would be like to see a "Moneyball" sequel, and even has a nugget for the future hypothetical production.
1 year ago
(Photo by Kiyoshi Mio/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)...
Chris Watkins

[WATCH] Oakland A’s Win 11th Straight On Walkoff Error

Watch how the Oakland Athletics picked up their eleventh straight victory Wednesday afternoon with the call from radio broadcaster Vince Cotroneo overlaid with video of the walk-off error!
1 year ago
UNITED STATES - MARCH 30: A worker paints the MLB logo of the field during a media tour of National...
Franklin Cartoscelli

KHTK’s 2021 MLB Season Predictions

Play Ball!
1 year ago
ARLINGTON, TEXAS - AUGUST 26: Matt Chapman #26 of the Oakland Athletics fields a ground ball agains...
Matt George

Oakland A’s Fans Can’t Have Nice Things

Matt Chapman is gone. Are the A's World Series hopes gone with him?
2 years ago
Athletics Drop Both Games In Seattle