‘I’ve never taken so many fastballs that were in the strike zone’: Athletics run into buzzsaw in Chicago

first_imgCHICAGO — Matt Chapman’s elusive two-run error with two outs in the ninth inning had the A’s on the brink of yet another ninth inning comeback, but a Khris Davis strikeout with the bases loaded handed Oakland a 3-2 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Saturday.Here are some takeaways.Reynaldo Lopez and missed opportunitiesThe A’s had seen Lopez before, at least, but past experience didn’t do much to solve the White Sox hurler’s mysterious works of deception. Mark Canha had the best …last_img