A’s 9th Inning Rally Folds as Padres Avoid Sweep at Coliseum
Despite outhitting San Diego six to five and having multiple chances, the A's could not rally as former Oakland closer Huston Street struck out Jemile Weeks with runners on the corners to preserve a 2-1 victory. San Diego avoided the sweep while ending Oakland's five-game winning streak.
Bartolo Colon took the loss, allowing a run on a single hit while striking out two in two innings before leaving with an oblique injury. The A's bullpen was solid, only allowing a single run in the remaining seven innings, but it was costly as Ryan Cook's wild pitch allowed pinch runner Logan Forsythe to s...
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