Oakland Athletics’ A.J. Griffin (64) pitches in the third inning against the Texas Rangers at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 4,
Oakland Athletics' A.J. Griffin (64) pitches in the third inning against the Texas Rangers at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013. (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group) ( SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD )