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Athletics 5, Astros 4

Athletics 5, Astros 4

HOUSTON — Former Ray Sam Fuld hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the ninth inning for the Athletics. Oakland trailed by one entering the ninth before Eric Sogard's RBI single, and Fuld's two-out shot off Chad Qualls landed in the seats in rightfield to put Oakland up 5-3. Fuld, who entered on a 0-for-9 skid, finished three hits, including a double. Eric O'Flaherty got his first save since May 2013.

Athletics 5, Astros 4 08/28/14 [Last modified: Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:19am]

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