Welcome to the official halfway point of the Oakland A’s 2018 season! This is Game #81 out of 162, and the A’s stand four games over .500 at 42-38. Let’s make it five!
Daniel Mengden went on the DL today, so Chris Bassitt is back for his fourth start of the year. Marcus Semien has the day off, with Franklin Barreto shifting to SS and Chad Pinder filling in at 2B.