Oakland Athletics vs Baltimore Orioles
BALTIMORE -- The Oakland A's received more bad pitching news Tuesday but kept marching merrily on and increased their winning streak to five. They will try to move that to six Wednesday when they take on the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards.
Oakland lost top starter Sean Manaea as the team confirmed that "Manaea will have arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder on Sept. 19... in Los Angeles." Manager Bob Melvin told the media before Tuesday's game that they're not expecting to see the pitcher in 2019.
"I think the specifics we'll talk about more so after the surgery, so we know exactly what was repaired," Melvin told the media. "But unfortunately, it's another one we're going to have to wait basically a year for, and we really and truly feel for him."Read More...