Down by five runs in the ninth.
And the A’s turn a gift of an infield blunder into a comeback.
Matt Olson hits a solo homer.
Wilmer Flores forgets to step on first base.
Stephen Piscotty hits a game-tying grand slam.
Oakland ties it. Then wins it the next inning.
And the Bay Bridge Series begins blunderously, errantly, as the A’s sink the Giants to 8-13, and leap up to 14-6. On two different trajectories entirely, with no one to see it but the late-night loitering gang of die-hards outside the right-field gates:
— Gabriel Hernandez (@gamerathletics) August 15, 2020
The Oakland A’s are here for a 2020 run.