The Salem-Keizer Volcanoes are a class-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants. Today, the path of totality of the big solar eclipse we’re not supposed to look at will pass right through the ballpark in which they play. What’s better: the Volcanoes are playing a game against the Hillsboro Hops as it happens.
A sacrifice fielder's choice, which led to a walk-off error. Brandon Guyer started the ninth inning with a double to left field. Catcher Roberto Perez then hit a sacrifice bunt, on his third attempt, into a fielder's choice.
The Baltimore Orioles are being very careful with starter Dylan Bundy at this point of the season. Oakland will call up right-hander Daniel Gossett (3-6, 5.17 ERA) from Triple-A Nashville to make the start. Sean Manaea was supposed to pitch, but the A's (55-71) announced the change after their 6-4 victory over Baltimore on Tuesday.