Another shaky start by
Williams (5-6) was tagged for six runs — four earned — and eight hits in five innings and has given up allowed 21 earned runs and 26 hits in 13 innings of his last four starts, three losses and a no-decision.
The right-hander was no match for 40-year-old
Oakland took a 2-0 lead in the third inning when
Sogard sparked a two-run rally in the fifth inning with a single to center field.
Crisp scored on Brandon Moss’ two-out single to left field for a 4-0 lead. After
Reddick and Young pulled off a double steal, and catcher
Crisp followed with a chopper to first baseman
Young, filling in for Crisp in center field, also made a nice leaping catch at the wall to rob