A's catcher Kurt Suzuki tags out Matt Kemp in the second inning. (AP)
By David Ely / MLB.com
Rajai Davis and Jack Cust homered in the third inning, helping to give the A's and Trevor Cahill a big enough cushion to overcome three errors -- including a dropped popup -- that led to three unearned runs. Cahill allowed two runs -- both unearned -- over 5 1/3 innings to pick up his fourth victory.
a-Flied out for Springer in the 7th. b-Batted for Ziegler in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Kennedy, A (10, Kuroda). HR: Davis, R (1, 3rd inning off Kuroda, 0 on, 0 out), Cust (12, 3rd inning off Kuroda, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Cahill; Suzuki, K; Davis, R 5; Cust 5; Holliday; Cabrera, O; Kennedy, A 2. RBI: Holliday (38), Davis, R (4), Cust 2 (36), Cabrera, O (21). 2-out RBI: Cabrera, O. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hannahan; Suzuki, K. Team RISP: 2-for-7. Team LOB:
BASERUNNING SB: Holliday 2 (6, 2nd base off Kuroda/Martin, R, 2nd base off Mota/Martin, R). CS: Davis, R (4, 2nd base by Belisario/Martin, R).
FIELDING E: Kennedy, A (7, fielding), Cabrera, O (11, throw), Cust (2, fielding). DP: 2 (Kennedy, A-Cabrera, O-Barton, Ziegler-Cabrera, O-Barton).