Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Athletics Grab 2 of 3 from White Sox
ONE – A tiring Rick Langford (5-3) hung in there and got PH Rusty Torres to ground out with 2 White Sox aboard to preserve a
6-5 win for Oakland. Ralph Garr had 3 hits to lead a 12-hit
Sox attack. The A’s scored their first two in the 1st on a Mitchell Page (5) 2-run blast. They
scored their final pair in the 6th when Glenn Burke, Mickey Klutts and Mike
Edwards tripled on triples (3 consecutive).
GAME TWO –
scores a run in the 8th and one in the 9th to spoil a
superb pitching effort by Ken Kravec.
Wayne Gross’ double in the 9th
plated Dave Revering with the game
winner as the A’s won 2-1. Dave Heaverlo
(3-2) grabbed the win in relief. Mike
Proly (1-4) took the loss. White Sox have lost 6 straight.
GAME THREE – Pale Hose break losing streak in a big way with a 10-1 win. Rich Wortham (3-4) went the distance. Don Kessinger, Claudell Washington and Lamar Johnson all collected 3 hits. The Sox had 15 total safeties for the game, but no extra base hits. Johnson drove in 3. Matt Keough (2-8) was lit up for the Athletics.