Khris Davis hit a three-run homer and scored three times, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Cleveland Indians 9-1 on Tuesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
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Lineup: Athletics (53-72) vs. Indians (72-51)
- 1. Coco Crisp, LF (S)
- 2. Jake Smolinski, CF (R)
- 3. Danny Valencia, RF (R)
- 4. Khris Davis, DH (R)
- 5. Yonder Alonso, 1B (L)
- 6. Ryon Healy, 3B (R)
- 7. Max Muncy, 2B (L)
- 8. Chad Pinder, SS (R)
- 9. Bruce Maxwell, C (L)
- SP: Sean Manaea, RHP Daily lineups
A fight in which A's DH Billy Butler suffered a concussion Friday reportedly began over derisive words Butler said about teammate Danny Valencia while an equipment rep was in the clubhouse.
Sean Doolittle's DL stint extended
Doolittle (shoulder strain) will have his rehab assignment drawn out a bit longer after mixed results from the mound. "He just doesn't feel like it's coming out of his hand the way he would like and we're not in a rush with him, either," manager Bob Melvin said. SF Gate
Athletics hold steady in Power Rankings
The A's are in the midst of a bad season, and it's only getting worse (2-8 in their last 10 games). At least Kendall Graveman has been a bright spot in his last 13 starts. Week 20 Power Rankings
Oakland's Billy Butler was injured in an altercation with teammate Danny Valencia, according to a report.
Jose Quintana pitched seven strong innings and Jose Abreu homered for the second straight game to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.
Athletics vs Indians
Oakland Coliseum - Wed 8/24