• Oakland Athletics' Mark Cahn hits a 3 RBI triple during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

    Geltz, Rays give up lead in seventh, lose to A’s 8-2

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Steve Geltz had been unhittable the past few games. He had retired the last 11 batters he faced when he took over for Tampa Bay starter Jake Odorizzi. It all changed in a hurry.

  • Oakland Athletics' Mark Cahn hits a 3 RBI triple during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

    A’s score 7 in seventh to beat Rays 8-2

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Eric Sogard hit a tiebreaking two-run single as part of a seven-run seventh inning and the Oakland Athletics withstood another blown late lead by their bullpen to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-2 on Sunday.