Two of the four runs righty Joe Blanton allowed Friday were unearned. (Tony Avelar/AP)
By Mychael Urban / MLB.com
Righty Joe Blanton worked deep into yet another contest, but four miscues by the A's defense led to two unearned runs in the opening loss. Jack Cust homered for the second straight night, and Bobby Crosby had two hits, including a two-run double.
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