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Shoemaker struggles as Angels lose to Athletics, 6-3
Shoemaker struggles as Angels lose to Athletics, 6-3

Oakland 6, Angels 3 KEY MOMENT: Angels starter Matt Shoemaker walked the first batter of the game, Sam Fuld, on four pitches. Shoemaker also walked the third batter, Stephen Vogt. In his previous two starts this season, Shoemaker had faced 50 batters and walked one. Vogt also put the A's ahead for good with a three-run home run off Shoemaker in the third inning. AT THE PLATE: Albert Pujols doubled and singled, two of the Angels' five hits. Mike Trout singled, his lone hit in his last 12 at-bats. The Angels are batting .214 as a team, and they have scored six runs in their last three games, all losses. ON THE MOUND: Shoemaker was hard-pressed to find the strike zone and was...

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