Josh Donaldson performed like an All-Star, though he'll be spending his break somewhere other than Citi Field New York.
Donaldson homered, then blooped an RBI single with two outs in the 11th inning as the Oakland Athletics beat Boston 3-2 Sunday despite a stellar start by Red Sox rookie Brandon Workman.
''I got jammed and was able to dink it in,'' Donaldson said. ''It was awesome.''
He heads into the break hitting .310 with 16 home runs and 61 RBIs. Numbers only AL All-Star third basemen Miguel Cabrera and backup Manny Machado can rival.
''In our hearts and minds he's an All-Star,'' A's manager Bob Melvin said. ''Not only did he knock in the winning run, he knocked in all three runs. That's a pretty good first half but there was no room for him.''
Workman took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning of his first major league start. Coco Crisp broke it up with a leadoff infield single.
He became the first Red Sox pitcher in 79 years to allow three or fewer baserunners in his firs...