Oakland polishes off Chicago White Sox

Oakland polishes off Chicago White Sox

Jed Lowrie hit a three-run homer during a nine-run first inning Tuesday and the Oakland Athletics cruised to a 16-6 win over the Chicago White Sox.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 5, Oakland 4 (11 innings)

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Josh Hamilton socked score-tying, ninth-inning homer and added an 11th-inning sacrifice fly Wednesday, rallying the Los Angeles Angels over Oakland 5-4.

MLB: Baltimore 9, Oakland 7

BALTIMORE, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- A groundout by Adam Jones drove in the go-ahead score during a three-run Baltimore seventh Friday and the Orioles held on to defeat Oakland 9-7.

MLB: Toronto 5, Oakland 2 (10 innings)

OAKLAND, Calif., July 31 (UPI) -- Jose Bautista triggered a three-run uprising in the 10th inning with a go-ahead RBI single Wednesday and the Toronto Blue Jays flew past Oakland 5-2.

MLB: Oakland 10, Los Angeles Angels 6

OAKLAND, Calif., July 28 (UPI) -- Yoenis Cespedes drove in four runs Sunday, including an RBI double to cap a five-run sixth inning that rallied Oakland over the Los Angeles Angels.

MLB: St. Louis 7, Oakland 1

OAKLAND, Calif., June 29 (UPI) -- Adam Wainwright pitched a complete-game five-hitter and Matt Adams homered twice Saturday, lifting St. Louis to a 7-1 interleague win over Oakland.

MLB: Texas 8, Oakland 7

ARLINGTON, Texas, June 17 (UPI) -- Nelson Cruz cracked a pair of homers, driving in four runs, and A.J. Pierzynski added three RBI Monday to help the Texas Rangers outlast Oakland 8-7.

MLB: Oakland 3, New York Yankees 2 (18 inn.)

OAKLAND, Calif., June 13 (UPI) -- Nate Freiman drove in John Jaso with a one-out single in the 18th inning Thursday, giving Oakland a marathon 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 6, Oakland 0

ANAHEIM, Calif., Sept. 13 (UPI) -- 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.

MLB: Toronto 3, Oakland 1 (11 innings)

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 4 (UPI) -- David Cooper tied the game with a ninth-inning homer Saturday and the Toronto Blue Jays went on to record a 3-1 victory over Oakland in 11 innings.

MLB: Miami 9, Toronto 0

MIAMI, June 24 (UPI) -- Mark Buehrle hurled seven shutout innings Sunday and the Miami Marlins broke a six-game slide with a 9-0 interleague rout of Toronto.

MLB: Cleveland 4, Kansas City 3 (10 inn.)

CLEVELAND, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Asdrubal Cabrera's 10th-inning homer Saturday allowed the Cleveland Indians to edge Kansas City 4-3.

MLB: Kansas City 2, Cleveland 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Zack Greinke limited Cleveland to one run over six innings Tuesday and the Kansas City Royals topped the Indians 2-1.

MLB: LA Angels 2, Kansas City 1 (10 inn.)

ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Bobby Abreu smashed a long homer in the 10th inning Wednesday to lift the Los Angeles Angels to a 2-1 victory over Kansas City.

Braves trade for KC's Ankiel, Farnsworth

ATLANTA, July 31 (UPI) -- The Atlanta Braves obtained outfielder Rick Ankiel, reliever Kyle Farnsworth and cash from the Kansas City Royals at Saturday's trade deadline.
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Jesse David Chavez (born August 21, 1983 in Victorville, California) is a Major League Baseball pitcher for the Kansas City Royals. He bats and throws right-handed.

A graduate of Fontana A.B. Miller High School in Fontana, California, Chavez was drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft out of Riverside Community College. In 2006, Chavez was promoted to Triple-A Oklahoma where he pitched one game before being traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates for Kip Wells. He was assigned to the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians where he pitched the rest of the season and all of 2007.

Chavez appeared in 51 games for the Indians in 2007 (with a 3.80 ERA) and was promoted to the majors on August 27, making his debut the same day.

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