A’s Can’t Hold 9th-Inning Lead and Fall in 11 Innings 3-1
Ryan Cook allowed a ninth-inning game-tying home run for the second straight game. Toronto scored twice in the 11th inning to stun the Oakland A's 3-1 Saturday afternoon at the Coliseum.
David Cooper blasted Cook's 1-1 fastball to right center field to tie the game at one. The A's had a chance to win in the 10th inning, but Josh Reddick struck out looking with the bases loaded.
Oakland got a great performance from their bullpen until the ninth inning, as starter A.J. Griffin left after just 1.2 innings with tightness in his right shoulder.
Jordan Norberto was fantastic, going 3.2 shutout innings. The A's scored their only run in the second inning after a Brandon Inge walk and wild pitch. Derek Nor...
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