Edgar Gonzalez gave up six runs in 3 1/3 innings on Monday night. (Ben Margot/AP)
By Mychael Urban / MLB.com
Edgar Gonzalez allowed six Rangers runs in 3 1/3 innings, and the A's couldn't do much to pick him up as Oakland's seven-game winning streak ended with a rout. Matt Carson ended the rough night on a positive note, however, hitting his first career home run in the ninth.
BATTING HR: Carson, M (1, 9th inning off Guardado, 1 on, 0 out). TB: Sweeney,
R; Carson, M 4; Davis, R; Kennedy, A; Pennington. RBI: Davis, R (44), Carson, M 2 (3). SF:
Davis, R. GIDP: Kennedy, A, Ellis, M. Team LOB: 4.
Kennedy, A (6, 2nd base by Millwood/Teagarden).
FIELDING E: Kennedy, A (15, fielding),
Patterson, E (1, throw).
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