Game summary: Fri 18 May 5:30 PM
Athletics' Pitching Nets 7th Win
The Athletics' Brandon Weeks and Charlie Clark combined to strike out 12 Pirates en route to the A's seventh consecutive win. Weeks and Clark allowed just one run and three walks. At the plate, Clark had two hits and two runs scored. Weeks had two RBI and Thomas Bell added two hits and two RBI. The Pirates' got an early lead when Nick Gerard hit his league-leading 4th home run - a towering shot to center field. His homer was part of a two-hit game. On the mound, Troy Forkin struck out eight across four innings. He also had a base hit. Sam Bogart added a double in the fifth inning.