Brandon Moss had two hits, scored twice and drove in a run for the Athletics. Oakland starter Joe Savery gave up two hits and a walk with five strikeouts over two innings.
Jonathan Mota hit a two-run home run to account for Chicago's runs. Yao-Lin Wang gave up two runs on two hits with a walk and a strikeout in 1 1/3 innings.
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]
Arizona Cardinals player formally charged