ON the MOUND
Now THERE’s the Felix we know and love!
Not only his first win since Aug 11th but, he went EIGHT strong (in his last THREE starts he pitched only 17.2 innings and gave up TEN runs)
EIGHT innings ~ THREE hits ~ ONE earned run ~ TWO walks ~ FOUR strikeouts
} Nando provided a quiver-less save – his 41st overall
AT the PLATE
Not a great volume of hits (8) BUT, what a ratio of EXTRA-BASE HITS (6)!
~ Robbie, Kyle and Chris T w/doubles
~ Kyle and Corey with back-to-back homers to take the lead (that would not be relinquished ) in the 7th
IN the FIELD
Strike ’em out, throw ’em out DP (Zu & Chris T) in the 5th nailed the A’s only lead-off batter that reached
tweets of the game . . .