A pivotal four-game series between the Los Angeles Angels and Oakland A’s got off to an odd start Thursday night.
With the score tied 3-3 in the bottom of the ninth inning, Angels shortstop Erick Aybar smacked a high-bouncing ball down the first base line. A’s pitcher Dan Otero and first baseman Brandon Moss both converged on the ball, with Otero grabbing it in time to tag Aybar...
A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Stockton Ports Pitcher Chris Lamb (7 IP / 4 H / 1 ER / 1 BB / 17 K)
CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (High-A)
Stockton Ports 0
Rancho Cucamonga Quakes 3
LP – Lamb 4-5 / 3.10
Farmhand Of The Game:
Pitcher Chris Lamb
(7 IP / 4 H / 1 ER / 1 BB / 17 K)
Stockton starter Chris Lamb tied a California League record by striking out 10...
Dan Otero is excelling out of the bullpen for the Oakland Athletics. The 29-year-old righthander has a 1.90 ERA in 56 games since hopping across the bay prior to last season. It was a hop with a twist, and the second time he changed venues in a roundabout way. Otero is a graduate of Duke […]