Dan. Straily. - Otto Greule Jr

Game #86: A's vs. Chicago Cubs

It's the rubber game of the series today, as the A's turned in a flat performance yesterday (not to mention Garza pitched like he wants to be traded to a contender post-haste). Here how it shakes out today.

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Game #86: A’s chase Cubs away 1-0

Dan Straily came back from AAA to make this start in place of Jarrod Parker, and picked up right where he left off and them some. Yoenis Cespedes, despite striking out twice in 4 PAs, made a pivotal outfield assist to keep the game scoreless and the Cubs off the board in the 4th. Despite not being able to figure Travis Wood, the A’s made quick work of Matt Guerrier in the 7th, turning a one-out single and a caught steal at 2B into one run on a passed ball by Wellington Castillo. The bullpen was able to hold on despite a specious call with two outs in the 9th and Alfonso Soriano on deck. Here’s how it all played out.

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