December 18, 2014
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Derek Norris had a pinch-hit two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning in the Oakland Athletics' 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday.
Jed Lowrie also drove in a run for the A's, who won their second straight and five of seven overall. Coco Crisp added two hits.
Tommy Milone (9-8) allowed four hits over seven innings, allowing one run. He walked four and struck out six.
Josh Hamilton hit a booming home run for the Angels, who lost their second straight and five of seven overall.
Grant Richards, making his first start since April 30, pitched five shutout innings. He gave up three hits, walked two and struck out four.
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