11:11 PM EDT, Thu August 25, 2016
San Jose Mercury News Aug 15, 2016

Beltre slam spoils A's fast start in 5-2 loss to Rangers

Adrian Beltre hit a fifth-inning grand slam to wipe out an early A's lead as Ross Detwiler's scoreless start to his Oakland career ends at 11 innings.
Athletics Nation Aug 15, 2016

Game #119: Adrian Beltre beats A's, water is wet

An Adrian Beltre Papa Slam is all the Rangers need to beat the A's by a score of 5-2. For at least the second time this year, the A's lost to Adrian Beltre and Adrian Beltre alone thanks to an ill advised fastball in an ill advised count. This one went for a grand slam and the Rangers beat the A's, 5-2. Beltre sets up the redemption story Normally their best defender and one of the better defenders in baseball, Adrian Beltre effectively put the A's on the board to start the game. New lead-off hitter Marcus Semien grounded to third for what should have been the first out of the game, but...