Oakland Athletics (19-27)

Tue. 5/24 Wed. 5/25 Thu. 5/26 Fri. 5/27 Sat. 5/28
@ Sea
W 7-5
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@ Sea
W 4-2
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Tex 1 - 1 Oak
Top 6th
vs. Tex
6:40 PM PT7:40 PM MT8:40 PM CT9:40 PM ET21:40 ET1:40 GMT9:40 6:40 PM MST8:40 PM EST9:10 PM VEN5:40 UAE (+1)7:40 PM CT
vs. Tex
1:07 PM PT2:07 PM MT3:07 PM CT4:07 PM ET16:07 ET20:07 GMT4:07 1:07 PM MST3:07 PM EST3:37 PM VEN0:07 UAE (+1)2:07 PM CT

Athletics' offense on rise entering series vs. Rangers

The Oakland Athletics are coming off their first series win in two weeks as they return to the East Bay to battle the Texas Rangers on Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series.

Left-hander Martin Perez (3-2, 1.64 ERA) will start Thursday for Texas against Oakland right-hander Frankie Montas (2-4, 3.55).

The A's head home after capturing the final two games of a three-game set in Seattle, capped by a 4-2 victory on Wednesday afternoon. Oakland got home runs by Seth Brown and Elvis Andrus plus 5 1/3 scoreless innings of one-hit pitching by Paul Blackburn.

AVG: S. Neuse.243
HR: S. Brown5
RBI: S. Brown22
SB: S. Brown4
W: P. Blackburn5
ERA: P. Blackburn1.70
Saves: D. Jiménez10
K: F. Montas55
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .212 (30)
Runs: 157 (26)
Hits: 316 (25)
Home Runs: 30 (28)
Stolen Bases: 30 (4)
OBP: .277 (30)
SLG: .329 (29)
Total Bases: 490 (28)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.87 (17)
Runs Allowed: 185 (18)
Saves: 13 (9)
Strikeouts: 358 (19)
OpBA: .240 (20)
OBP: .312 (17)
SLG: .384 (18)
Run Support: 3.49 (28)
Date Player Transactions
5/22 N. Allen Sent to Minors
5/22 C. Irvin Recalled From Minors Rehab Assignment
5/22 C. Irvin Removed From 15-Day IL (Left shoulder soreness)
5/20 D. Jefferies Placed on 15-Day IL (Right arm nerve irritation)
5/20 J. Lemoine Called Up from Minors
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Date Player Status
5/19 D. Jefferies Right arm nerve irritation (on 15-day IL)
5/7 S. Piscotty Left calf tightness (on 10-day IL)
5/2 C. Irvin Left shoulder soreness (15-day IL)
4/23 D. Jackson COVID-19 injured list (10-day IL)
4/21 S. Vogt Sprained right knee (on 10-day IL)
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