Kemp’s tiebreaking dwelling run in eighth lifts Athletics over Yankees

OAKLAND, Calif. — Tony Kemp lined a tiebreaking, two-run homer off Chad Inexperienced within the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Yankees as soon as once more, stopping New York 3-1 Sunday night time.

On Saturday, Oakland ended the Yankees’ 13-game profitable streak with a 3-2 victory _ that additionally snapped the Athletics’ six-game skid. New York has misplaced two in a row for the primary time since July 22-23.

Kemp entered as a pinch-hitter within the seventh and completed 2-for-2 together with his fifth homer of the season, with three of them coming towards the Yankees.

Inexperienced (7-6) served up his eleventh homer of the season.

Deolis Guerra (2-1) pitched a scoreless eighth. Andrew Chafin recorded the ultimate three outs to earn his second save of the season.

Oakland opened the scoring within the fourth on Mark Canha’s RBI forceout. It was initially dominated an inning-ending double play, however the name was overturned upon replay evaluation.

The run was unearned as a consequence of an error by third baseman Gio Urshela. He made two errors within the recreation.

New York tied it within the seventh with the assistance of some shaky A’s defence.

With Anthony Rizzo on the plate and two outs, catcher Yan Gomes dropped a popup in foul territory that extended the inning. Rizzo then despatched a routine grounder to 3rd, however it went by Matt Chapman’s legs, permitting Gary Sanchez to attain from second and tie the sport at 1.


Neither beginning pitcher allowed an earned run. Yankees left-hander Jordan Montgomery tossed six innings, giving up simply an unearned run on six hits with three strikeouts. A’s righty Paul Blackburn made simply his third begin of the yr and pitched 5 scoreless innings.


Yankees OF Aaron Choose went 0 for 4, ending his 20-game on-base streak. He hit .384 with seven dwelling runs and 21 RBIs throughout that span.


Yankees: SS Gleyber Torres (sprained left thumb) started a rehab project with Double-A Somerset and homered in his first recreation, ending 1 for two with two walks. Supervisor Aaron Boone is hopeful Torres will come off the injured listing Friday. “If all the pieces goes properly, that is sort of the plan,” Boone mentioned. … RHP Domingo German performed catch out to 120 toes this weekend and is getting near a bullpen session. German has been on the IL since Aug. 1 with proper shoulder irritation.

Athletics: SS Elvis Andrus returned to the lineup after lacking Saturday’s recreation with a minor left arm harm. He completed 0-for-4.


Yankees: RHP Corey Kluber (4-3, 3.04 ERA) will come off the injured listing to open a three-game sequence towards the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night time in Anaheim. Kluber has been out since Could 25 with a strained proper shoulder.

Athletics: LHP Cole Irvin (9-12, 3.68) is on monitor to begin Tuesday’s sequence opener in Detroit towards the Tigers. Irvin (hip discomfort) exited his final begin after simply three innings however threw a bullpen session Saturday.

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