Oak­land 4, An­gels 1

Los Angeles Times - - BASEBALL - — Mike DiGiovanna

KEY MO­MENT: The Ath­let­ics snapped a 1-1 tie with a three-run sixth in­ning, Stephen Vogt spark­ing the rally with a lead­off sin­gle. Ben Zo­brist grounded into a fielder’s choice, but Josh Red­dick stayed back on a Jered Weaver curve and drove it into the left-field cor­ner for an op­po­site-field run-scor­ing dou­ble and a 2-1 lead. Weaver struck out Ike Davis, but Brett Lawrie lined a first-pitch RBI dou­ble to left for a 3-1 lead, and Josh Phe­g­ley banged re­liever Cam Be­drosian’s first pitch to left for an RBI dou­ble and a 4-1 lead.

AT THE PLATE: The An­gels put run­ners on sec­ond and third with two outs in the sec­ond and third in­nings, but A’s starter Jesse Hahn struck out Kyle Ku­b­itza with a big over-hand curve to end the sec­ond and got Al­bert Pu­jols to fly to cen­ter to end the third. The An­gels tied the score, 1-1, in the sixth when Mike Trout sin­gled, Pu­jols walked and Erick Ay­bar hit an RBI sin­gle to cen­ter, but they were held to three runs or fewer for the 35th time in 69 games. Oak­land scored its first run on back-to-back dou­bles by Mar­cus Semien and Vogt in the first.

ON THE MOUND: An­gels left-han­der Ce­sar Ramos re­lieved Be­drosian in the sev­enth and es­caped a bases-loaded, one-out jam to keep the score close. A’s closer Tyler Clip­pard got the fi­nal four outs for his 11th save.

UPON FUR­THER RE­VIEW: Man­ager Mike Scios­cia has been frus­trated by sev­eral in­stant-replay calls that haven’t gone his way, but he won an eighth-in­ning chal­lenge in­volv­ing Pu­jols on Satur­day. First-base um­pire Chris Se­gal ini­tially called Lawrie safe on a grounder to sec­ond, rul­ing that Pu­jols jug­gled the throw from Johnny Gi­avotella. Af­ter re­view, it was de­ter­mined the bob­ble came on the glove-to-hand tran­si­tion, and Lawrie was called out. “We got one,” Scios­cia said.

RE­HAB RE­PORT: Re­liever Mike Morin, out since May 24 be­cause of a left rib-cage strain, will be­gin a mi­nor league re­ha­bil­i­ta­tion stint with the An­gels’ Ari­zona Sum­mer League team on Mon­day and join triple-A Salt Lake on Wed­nes­day. He will need at least four ap­pear­ances be­fore be­ing ac­ti­vated.

UP NEXT: Right-han­der Gar­rett Richards (7-4, 3.59 ERA) will op­pose Oak­land left-han­der Scott Kazmir (3-4, 2.84 ERA) at Oak­land Coli­seum at 1 p.m. TV: FS West; Ra­dio: 710, 830, 1330.

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