What appeared to be the weakest pitching matchup of the series instead delivered the highest quality hurling of all.
Chad Pinder may have the athleticism to play all nine positions in a single MLB game. The A’s might have wished he had Tuesday night.
The Oakland Athletics appeared poised to take their first five meetings with the Mariners in Seattle. Instead, they finished their second trip to the Emerald City with a series defeat.
The A’s nearly broke their streak. After losing nine consecutive games to American League West teams, Oakland decided to make an effort to turn the streak …