Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/8/12
OAKLAND, Calif. -- It was only fitting that Josh Reddick, who has quickly become a fan favorite, got the game winning hit for the Oakland Athletics. Reddick's double in the bottom of the 13th scored Jemile Weeks from first base as the Athletics outlasted the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Sunday afternoon. "It shows we never give up," Reddick said. "We've got a lot of young guys and we've got a lot of energy to last these long games. We're not going to give up no matter what the score is. We felt like it was a good game for us to have and we had some opportunities. We battled until the end and it worked out." Weeks had singled to right off Oliver Perez before Reddick delivered the game-winner, also off Perez. The win was the major-league-best eighth walkoff win for the Athletics and the second of this series. "It was big for us and we've been fighting all year," Weeks said. "We've had some ups and downs, but for the most part, I think we've met expectations or exceed...
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