Angels drop crucial series finale against A’s, as Wild Card deficit drops to seven games
The Halos score only one run, but it’s more than enough
They had their chances but they failed to score a run
The two-way superstar does it again for the Halos
Max Stassi and Shohei Ohtani lead the way for the Halos
The 24-year-old was two outs away from the no-hitter
His three-run homer was all the offense they needed
He throws six scoreless innings and strikes out eight in LA’s loss
Fletcher went 0-for-5 at the plate on Sunday
Fletcher has been the best hitter in the league over the last month
David Fletcher extended his hitting streak to 25 games, Shohei Ohtani singled home two in the ninth to pull the Angels within a run, but the rally fell short. But Ohtani made a big impact in another way on Friday.
David Fletcher has a 4-hit game
Sloppy offense and sloppy defense cost them on Saturday
He continues to find ways to win games for the Angels
Looks like he’ll be OK after exiting early
What can’t he do?
Things just keep getting worse for the Angels
Shohei Ohtani and Kevin Gausman was a battle of pitchers with the best two split-fingered fastballs in baseball. Each allowed only one run in a tremendous pitching duel between the Angels and Giants.
They had another game with 10+ hits
Shohei Ohtani now has 21 homers on the season
The Angels get back in the win column
He struck out eight and had two hits
Patrick Sandoval was great.... everyone else, not so much