• Norris Homers Twice; A's Complete Sweep of Nats

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated May 11, 2014
    He gave up Jaso's two-out home run in the third before retiring the next 13. Jaso doubled in pinch-runner Nick Punto with two outs in the 10th inning to lift the A's to a 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night. The A's scored twice in the ninth off Nationals' closer Rafael Soriano to force extras and storm back for their third walk-off win this season after being limited to two hits over the first eight innings. Having discovered his power stroke at the Oakland Coliseum, Athletics catcher John Jaso was more impressed by the ball he hit that didn't leave the park than he was by his second home run in as many days. Zach Walters and Denard Span followed with singles, and both runners scored on Kevin Frandsen's double. After being limited to two hits over the first eight innings, the A's scored twice in the ninth off Nationals' closer Rafael Soriano to force extras and storm back for their third walk-off win this season.
    • Jaso walks off A's after late rally vs. Soriano, Nats

      John Jaso capped a late Oakland rally as the A's topped the Nationals, 4-3, in 10 innings on Saturday night. Jaso's double scored Nick Punto for the walk-off win after the A's scored twice in the ninth to tie the game.
      Source: MLB.com

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