Daniel Nava's RBI single capped a three-run, fifth-inning uprising Wednesday, and provided the decisive blow for the Boston Red Sox in a 6-5 win over Oakland.
Jose Lobaton finished off a four-run first with a two-run single Friday and Tampa Bay went on to down Oakland 8-3.
Jhonny Peralta smacked a three-run homer and Prince Fielder had a solo shot during a big fourth inning Saturday that sent the Detroit Tigers past Oakland 7-3.
Chris Young belted a three-run homer and Jed Lowrie added a two-run blast Sunday, powering Oakland to a series-sweeping 9-3 win over Houston.
Felix Hernandez struck out eight over 7 2/3 shutout innings Monday, hurling the Seattle Mariners to a season-opening 2-0 win over Oakland.
Almost two-thirds of the continental United States had snow cover Friday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said.
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A new storm was headed for portions of New England, the mid-Atlantic and the Ohio Valley as the region tried to dig out from a deadly Christmas blast.
Justin Verlander blanked Oakland on five hits over six innings Wednesday, helping boost Detroit to a 6-2 decision over the Athletics.
Torii Hunter had two run-scoring hits in the seventh inning Thursday in helping the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-0 win over Oakland.