Guillermo Moscoso took a no-hitter into the sixth inning, but had nothing to show for the best start of his young career.
Brian Fuentes has been charged with the loss in each of his last four appearances, setting an Oakland record. The A’s have dropped six straight overall.
Aubrey Huff hit a game-ending single in the bottom of the 10th inning, giving the San Francisco Giants a 2-1 victory over the cross-bay rival Oakland Athletics on Friday night.
Trevor Plouffe hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning for his season-high third RBI, helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Orlando Cabrera hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth in his lone at-bat and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 4-1 on Tuesday night for their seventh straight win.
The Detroit Tigers rallied to beat the Oakland Athletics 8-4 on Friday night for manager Jim Leyland’s 1,500th career win.
The Oakland Athletics added another proven arm to their already deep bullpen Wednesday, finalizing a $10.5 million, two-year contract with free-agent reliever Brian Fuentes.