Los Angeles Angels
The teams were on the field for 6 hours, 32 minutes in a marathon game that ended at 1:41 a.m. on the West Coast. By time, it was the longest game ever played in Oakland _ and the longest in Angels history.
After a wild 19-inning affair in the series opener, Garrett Richards opposes Jarrod Parker as the AL West rivals – Angels and Athletics – continue their three-game set Tuesday night in Oakland.
Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Brett Anderson was scheduled to make his next start on Monday night against the Los Angeles Angels.
Following a lopsided victory, the streaking A’s will try to secure their best start since 1992 and finish off their first three-game sweep of the slumping Angels in nine years Thursday night.
Joe Blanton will try to help the Los Angeles Angels snap out of another early funk when he faces the red-hot Oakland Athletics, one of his former clubs, for the first time Wednesday night.
Los Angeles plays the AL’s final home opener Tuesday night against the AL West champion Oakland Athletics. The A’s have won five straight games after dropping their first two games of the season.
Chris Young doubled home a run before leaving with a leg cramp in the Oakland Athletics’ 7-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.
To former A’s and Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, playing for a pennant contender can be the tipping point in picking an MVP.
Jered Weaver pitched two-hit ball over seven innings, Torii Hunter homered and added an RBI single in a six-run seventh, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 6-0 on Thursday to avoid a four-game sweep.
The Oakland Athletics’ only blemishes during their recent run have come at the hands of the Los Angeles Angels, who are making a push for the postseason with a hot stretch of their own.