And when you do that to anybody I think it takes the wind out of their sails,” Gonzales said. I just came in to win today. That’s it.
The Oakland Athletics clinched their first AL West title since 2013 on Monday night with an assist from the rival Houston Astros. Houston lost 6-1 to the Seattle Mariners, ending its three-year reign as division champion and making the A's the first team in the majors to lock up a division crown in this pandemic-shortened season. Oakland was off Monday before opening an interleague series at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday.