Carlos Gonzalez stroked doubles in his first two at-bats. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
By Todd Wills / Special to MLB.com
Though the A's struck in the fifth inning -- when Carlos Gonzalez drove in his first career run in his Major League debut -- the offense stalled the rest of the way, unable to back up right-hander Justin Duchscherer's solid six-inning follow-up to a one-hitter in his prior start.
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