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Howie Kendrick comes through as Angels beat Oakland, 5-4
Howie Kendrick comes through as Angels beat Oakland, 5-4

KEY MOMENT: The A's scored four runs off reliever Mike Morin in the seventh to trim a 5-0 deficit to 5-4, Josh Reddick hitting a two-run double to left, Nick Punto an RBI triple to right-center and Coco Crisp an RBI single to left. But with two on and two outs, Jason Grilli struck out pinch-hitter Adam Dunn with a 93-mph fastball to preserve the lead. AT THE PLATE: Howie Kendrick had a pair of clutch two-out hits off A's starter Jon Lester, an RBI single to center in the first and a two-run double to right in the third. He's batting .408 (29 for 71) with six doubles, two triples, two homers, 19 RBIs and 13 runs in 18 games. Luis Jimenez doubled and scored on Albert...

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