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Athletics 2, Rangers 0

Athletics 2, Rangers 0

OAKLAND, Calif. — Yoenis Cespedes finished a home run shy of the cycle, drove in a run and scored and Bartolo Colon pitched eight strong innings, leading Oakland. Brandon Inge hit an RBI single in the second inning and Colon won for the second time in his past nine outings to improve to 18-6 in 28 starts against Texas, his most wins against any opponent The right-hander was backed by just enough run support in this outing after the Athletics were blanked his last time out at Kansas City on Friday, the third time Oakland hasn't scored in one of his outings.

Athletics 2, Rangers 0 06/07/12 [Last modified: Thursday, June 7, 2012 12:32am]
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