By By Rusty Simmons “Against a team of that caliber, it’s tough to sweep a three-game series, let alone a four-game series,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said after sending the Yankees away on a six-game skid. …
Sunday’s confidence was buoyed by one fruitful offensive inning, a grind-it-out effort by Cotton and a dominant bullpen.
Chad Pinder lined a double into the right-center-field gap that scored Josh Phegley and Matt Joyce, and Khris Davis crushed a two-run homer off the green backdrop in center.
“He’s always one swing away from putting a couple of runs up on the board, and that’s what he did for us today,” [READ MORE HERE]
Source: SF Gate Sports