A’s rally from 5 runs down, beat Nats 7-6 to win 3 straight sequence for first time since 2021

A’s rally from 5 runs down, beat Nats 7-6 to win 3 straight sequence for first time since 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Abraham Toro hit a go-ahead, two-run single in a six-run sixth inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied from 5 runs right down to beat the Washington Nationals 7-6 on Sunday to win three straight sequence for the primary time since 2021.

Oakland took two of three for the third straight sequence after going 4-2 on a visit to Detroit and Texas. The A’s are 6-3 following a 1-6 begin. That they had not received three consecutive sequence since successful 5 in a row from Might 31 to June 16, 2021.

A crowd of 8,637 attended the sport, elevating the entire to 17,744 for the three sport sequence. The A’s have introduced plans to play in Sacramento from 2025-27 till a brand new ballpark is in-built Las Vegas.

Washington led 6-1 within the sixth, when Toro walked in opposition to Trevor Williams main off and JJ Bleday hit a one-out double.

Tyler Nevin and Lawrence Buter had two-out, run-scoring singles off Derek Law (0-1), whose run-scoring wild pitch lower Oakland’s deficit to 6-4.

Regulation loaded the bases with a pair of walks, and Jordan Weems pressured in a run with a full-count pitch within the dust to Darell Hernaiz. Toro blooped an opposite-field hit to quick left that dropped in simply in entrance of the Jesse Winker‘s try for a diving, backhand catch.

Bleday and Butler had three hits every for the A’s.

Mitch Spence (1-1) bought his first main league win, pitching 1 2/3 innings and permitting run-scoring singles within the sixth to Joey Meneses and Lane Thomas, who had three hits that included a fifth inning solo homer.

Mason Miller struck out the aspect within the ninth for his third save.

Washington has misplaced three of 4.

A’s starter Alex Wood allowed 4 runs, seven hits and 4 walks in 4 1/3 innings. Williams gave up three runs and 6 hits in 5 1/3 innings.


Nationals: C Keibert Ruiz missed his fifth consecutive sport with the flu as Riley Adams bought one other begin.

Athletics: 3B JD Davis left within the sixth inning with a strained proper groin and was changed by Tyler Nevin.

Up Subsequent

Nationals: RHP Tyler Glasnow (3-0, 2.25 ERA) begins Monday night time at Dodger Stadium.

Athletics: RHP Ross Stripling (0-3, 5.50 ERA) is on the mound Monday in opposition to visiting St. Louis and former Oakland RHP Sonny Gray (1-0, 0.00 ERA).

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