Tommy Milone

Angels struggle in 7-1 loss to Athletics

Angels struggle in 7-1 loss to Athletics

KEY MOMENT: With Yoenis Cespedes at second base in the sixth inning, Brandon Moss hit a dribbler to the right of Angels starter Jered Weaver. But with Weaver's delivery pulling his body to his left, Moss' soft hit went for an infield single and Cespedes reached third base. Cespedes then scored on Jed Lowrie's sacrifice fly, Stephen Vogt followed with a two-run home run to give Oakland a 4-1 lead and Weaver was lifted from the game. ON THE MOUND: Weaver (7-5) allowed the four runs on six hits in 5 1/3 innings, while striking out five and walking two. He threw 104 pitches. Reliever Cory Rasmus gave up run-scoring singles to Coco Crisp and Cespedes in the ninth inning and...