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Smolinski, Neal help A's win second straight over Orioles

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Jake Smolinski singled and scored the deciding run in the third inning, rookie Zach Neal earned his first career win as a starter and the Oakland Athletics held on to beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 on Tuesday night. Danny Valencia and Khris Davis drove in a run apiece as the A's won consecutive games for the first time since July 26-27 to keep Wade Miley winless...
Via Associated Press
August 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Game #113: Athletics vs Orioles

Seeing Zach Neal, long-time minor league pitcher primarily logging innings for the Nashville Sounds, going up against the leading-all-of-baseball-in-home-runs-Baltimore-Orioles may bring one to jump to some dire conclusions before the first pitch of the game is even thrown. But before letting such dark thoughts cloud thy mind, Zach Neal has managed to post up 9 and 1/3 consecutive...
Via Athletics Nation
August 10, 2016

Neal faces Orioles in second career start

Athletics right-hander Zach Neal makes his second career start Tuesday. He's no stranger to throwing the first pitch, though. He was a starter throughout his Minor League career with the Marlins and A's. The Orioles send veteran left-hander Wade Miley to the mound for his second start since being acquired from the Mariners.
August 08, 2016

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