Athletics: 10 Royals: 8
Well it wasn’t a pretty game. The A’s pitching allowed 11 Hits, 8 Runs and 5 BB, but thanks to a big hit by Eric Sogard, the A’s were able to come back in the 8th inning and win it.
Lines of the Day:
- Eric Sogard: 2 AB, 1 H, 3 RBI. Sogard continued to hit this Spring, he is now hitting .370 (10-27) with 8 runs and 6 RBI this Spring.
- A’s Defense: No errors today, the errorless streak is now at 1 game.
Ugly Lines of the Day:
- Graham Godfrey: 2 IP, 5 H, 4 Run (4 earned), 1 BB. After retiring the first two batters he faced in the sixth inning, Godfrey allowed a double, two singles and a triple which lead to 3 runs and blowing the A’s lead.
- Yoenis Cespedes: 3 AB, 0 H, 1 BB, 1 Strikeout. Cespedes was the only player in the starting lineup who did not record a hit today.
- Tom Milone pitched 3.2 innings, he allowed 4 hits, 2 runs (2 earned), 1 HR and had 1 strikeout.
- Josh Donaldson went 2-4 today, he has had multiple hits in his last three games.
- Michael Taylor is 3-15 (.188 AVG) this Spring, he has 2 R, 1 RBI.
- Fautino De Los Santos had his first save this Spring, he pitched 1 inning, allowed 0 hits, 2 BB and had 2 strikeouts.
- Daric Barton is expected to play in his first Spring Training game tomorrow, he will DH.