Anaheim, CA (Sports Network) - Yeonis Cespedes' two-run single capped a four-
run eighth inning the Oakland Athletics used to down the Angles, 5-3, in the
second test of a three-game set at Angel Stadium.
Coco Crisp and Josh Reddick added an RBI each in the eighth for Oakland,
which snapped a three-game slide.
Brian Fuentes (1-0) tossed a scoreless inning of relief to earn the win, while
Tyson Ross scattered seven hits and two runs over a six-inning start for the
Grant Balfour worked around a Vernon Wells home run in the ninth inning to
record his third save of the year.
Kevin Jepsen (0-1) allowed all four runs in the eighth inning to suffer the
loss. Dan Haren got the start for the Angels, who lost for the fifth time in
seven games, and gave up one run on five hits through 6 2/3 innings.
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