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Athletics-Tigers game suspended in 7th with A's up 5-3
The Oakland Athletics led the Detroit Tigers 5-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning Sunday when the game was suspended because of rain.
Oakland scored twice in the top of the seventh to take the lead, but the teams were unable to complete the inning before it began to rain hard and the tarp was brought onto the field. The game will resume Sept. 6 before the Tigers play a series in Oakland.
The four-game series this weekend marked Oakland's only scheduled trip to Detroit this season.Read the full story
WATCH: Gardenhire, Boyd & Greiner after 4-1 loss to Athletics
Once he made it through the first inning, it was smooth sailing for Daniel Mengden.
Mengden pitched seven impressive innings and Nick Hundley and Chad Pinder homered to lift the Oakland Athletics to their 15th straight win over Detroit, 4-1 on Saturday. If the A's beat the Tigers on Sunday, they would tie a franchise record for their longest winning streak against one team. Oakland won 16 in a row over the New York Yankees from 1989-91.
Mengden (1-1) allowed a run and three hits. He walked Nicholas Castellanos and Miguel Cabrera in the first but got out of that jam. Those were the only free passes he issued all day.Read the full story
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WATCH: Anthony Mantha with the goal of the tournament at hockey worlds
Mark Stone scored three of Canada's first four goals, Anthony Matha added two and leads the tournament with six in Canada's 8-1 win over Germany. But everyone was talking about Mantha going through his legs to make 5-1.
ANTHONY MANTHA ( @DetroitRedWings ) ARE YOU SERIOUS?! 😳🇨🇦 #IIHFWorlds pic.twitter.com/Bg3PRZJKQ7 — TSN (@TSN_Sports) May 18, 2019
Dylan Strome and Jonathan Marchessault each had three assists. Canada is tied with Germany for second in Group A behind Finland (13) with 12 points apiece. The U.S. is fourth with 11 points.Read the full story
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