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Jemile Weeks #19 of the Oakland Athletics is greeted by third base coach Mike Gallego as he rounds third base after hitting a home run to lead off the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on September 23, 2011 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

A’s Knock Angels Out Of AL West Race

Gio Gonzalez outdueled Jered Weaver and the Oakland Athletics scored the go-ahead run on an eighth-inning error, beating the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 Friday night and eliminating them from the AL West race.

09/23/2011

David DeJesus #12 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with Josh Willingham #16 after hitting a three-run home run against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of an MLB baseball game at O.co Coliseum on September 15, 2011 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Snap Tigers 12-Game Winning Streak

David DeJesus hit a three-run homer in the first, Brandon McCarthy pitched seven strong innings and the Oakland Athletics snapped Detroit’s 12-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory on Thursday night.

09/15/2011

Kurt Suzuki #8 of the Oakland Athletics tags out Blake Davis #28 of the Baltimore Orioles for the last out of the game at O.co Coliseum on August 17, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Suzuki’s 2 Solo Homers Carry A’s Past Orioles

Kurt Suzuki hit two solo homers and right fielder David DeJesus cut down pinch-runner Blake Davis at the plate to end the game, helping the Oakland Athletics edge the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Wednesday.

08/17/2011

Manager Bob Melvin #6 of the Oakland Athletics takes the ball from pitcher Gio Gonzalez as catcher Kurt Suzuki #8 and the rest to the infield looks on against the Baltimore Orioles in the seventh inning during an MLB baseball game at the O.co Coliseum August 15, 2011 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Give Up 4 Runs In 7th, Lose To Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles picked up a rare victory on the road with a 6-2 win over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night.

CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011

Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics delivers a pitch during MLB game action the Toronto Blue Jays August 10, 2011 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Brad White/Getty Images)

A’s Road Winning Streak Snapped By Blue Jays

The Athletics were seeking their fourth consecutive win, all coming on the road. But they instead dropped to 6-11 in their last 17 games in Toronto, dating to 2009.

CBS San Francisco–08/10/2011

Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers slides home safe in the fifth inning as Kurt Suzuki #8 of the Oakland Athletics attempts to make the tag during the game at Comerica Park on July 19, 2011 in Detroit. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 8-3. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Moscoso Gives Up 6 Runs, A’s Lose To Tigers

Miguel Cabrera and Carlos Guillen each hit a two-run homer in Detroit’s six-run fifth inning, and the Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 8-3 on Tuesday night.

CBS San Francisco–07/19/2011

Kurt Suzuki #8 and Mark Ellis #14 talk to pitcher Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics before he was taken out of the game in the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on May 31, 2011 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Need Offensive Resurgence In Second Half

The Athletics come out of the All-Star break with the third-worst record in the American League at 39-53 and are 12 games behind Texas in the AL West after being swept by the Rangers in a four-game series.

CBS San Francisco–07/14/2011

Kurt Suzuki #8 and Mark Ellis #14 talk to pitcher Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics before he was taken out of the game in the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on May 31, 2011 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Anderson Allows 10 Runs, A’s Lose To Yankees

Brett Anderson (3-5) allowed a career-worst 10 runs for the A’s, who have lost 22 of 25 meetings against the Yankees.

CBS San Francisco–05/31/2011

David DeJesus #12 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with coaches after a home run in the second inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the game at Angel Stadium on May 24, 2011 in Anaheim. (Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)

DeJesus, Moscoso End A’s 6-Game Skid Against Angels

The Oakland Athletics snapped a six-game losing streak with a 6-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

CBS San Francisco–05/24/2011

A.J. Pierzynski #12 of the Chicago White Sox tags out Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics as Crisp attempts to steal home plate in the eighth inning at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on May 13, 2011 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Crisp Caught At Home Plate, A’s Lose To White Sox

Coco Crisp was caught trying to score the tying run on a straight steal of home in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox held off the Oakland Athletics 4-3 Friday night.

CBS San Francisco–05/13/2011

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