Friday
May
22
2015
10:40 am
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 
Kazmir deals in A’s debut
March 08, 2014, 05:00 AM The Associated Press

PHOENIX — Scott Kazmir pitched three sharp innings in his Oakland debut, sending the Athletics to a 2-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday.

Kazmir, a left-hander who signed a two-year, $22 million deal with the A’s over the winter, gave up two hits and struck out two.

Left-hander Wade Miley had a strong effort for Arizona, pitching five innings and giving up an unearned run on three hits. He walked one and struck out four.

The unearned run came in the fifth inning when Josh Reddick scored on a grounder by Stephen Vogt that was booted for an error by Arizona shortstop Didi Gregorius.

Daric Barton drove in Oakland’s second run with a single in the eighth.

Athletics: After pitching in a game with Oakland for the first time, Kazmir said: “Now it feels like I’m actually contributing. I tried to keep my emotions in check and not do too much.”

“In that third inning I started getting tired, but all in all I am pleased,” he said.

Oakland outfielder Billy Burns, who leads the majors with seven stolen bases this spring, fell short in his bid for No. 8 when he was thrown out at second by Diamondbacks catcher Henry Blanco in the third inning.

 

 

Tags: inning, oakland, arizona, kazmir,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Do you support the Common Core curriculum in public schools?

Yes, it's great
I think so
Too soon to tell
Not at all
Portions of it

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tobacco firms get partial win over claims on smoking effects
WASHINGTON — America's largest tobacco companies must inform consumers that cigarettes were design..
Islamic State loyalists claim Saudi mosque attack
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — A suicide bomber killed at least 19 people Friday in a blast inside a Shiit..
Clinton got now-classified Benghazi info on private email
WASHINGTON — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received information on her private ..
Obama's Senate allies hope to endorse his trade bill Friday
WASHINGTON — Supporters of President Barack Obama's trade agenda hope to fend off hostile Senate a..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2015 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County advertising