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A’s vs. Rangers game thread

Secure the win, secure the series

MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at Oakland Athletics Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

We’re coming up on game time, all. Oakland played spoiler last night and enjoyed themselves. They’ll want to do more of the same tonight against a Texas Rangers club trying to claw their way into the postseason. They’re having a hard time doing it as they’re on the outside looking in right now.

Oakland is set for a bullpen game today with reliever Sean Newcomb getting the opener nod. Shouldn’t expect him to pitch too long in this one but who knows? Here’s the lineup that’ll be backing him up:

And here’s Nathan Eovaldi and the Rangers lineup behind him:

Fun little graphic you got there, Texas. Won’t help you win tonight though! Let’s go A’s!