Friday, Aug 30
David Price__________Jarrod Parker
Other guys: Price's last two starts have not gone as planned, but he battled through both of them for wins. He has lost just once and issued only six walks since returning from the disabled list on July 2.A's: Parker won after spinning eight innings of one-run ball, scattering five hits and three walks with five strikeouts against the Orioles on Saturday. In his past five starts, he is 4-0 and has allowed just eight runs in 37 1/3 innings.
Saturday, Aug 31
Alex Cobb__________Sonny Gray
Other guys: Cobb allowed two runs on seven hits in 5 2/3 innings against the Yankees on Sunday, but took a no-decision. Since returning from a two-month stint on the disabled list, he is 2-0 in three starts.A's: Gray endured his first rough outing on Sunday since joining the A's rotation, allowing six runs on eight hits and two walks with three strikeouts in 3 1/3 innings against the Orioles. He allowed four earned runs total in his previous three starts.
Sunday, Sep 1
Other guys: TBAA's: Griffin won on Monday despite surrendering four runs on seven hits -- including two homers -- and one walk with four strikeouts in five innings. He has now surrendered at least two homers in 12 of his 27 starts this season.