Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/5/13
The A's and Texas Rangers went their separate ways Wednesday afternoon in the wake of Oakland's 11-4 win at the Coliseum knowing that nothing has been decided. The promised land of the postseason in the American League West is completely up for grabs as it was on April 1. The caveat is that the other three teams in the division are non-qualifiers. Both the A's and Rangers have played 139 games and have 23 games to go. Both teams have 80 wins. Both have lost 59. Only one can win the A.L. West title. The A's got the better of the Rangers this week winning two of three. And on Wednesday they beat Texas ace Yu Darvish. Again. The A's play the Rangers three more times this season on the second leg of a six-game trip that starts Tuesday in Minnesota. If nothing changes Darvish would miss Oakland. If you are the Rangers you would normally hate the thought of your ace missing a start against the other A.L. West contender. But maybe it's the best for Texas. The A's are 3-0 against Darvi...
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