Bauer (14 K’s) gives A’s the hook

Trevor Bauer took the mound angry in the fifth inning on Tuesday night. No matter what pitch the Indians starter threw to that point, it seemed like the A’s had an answer. Oakland had collected hits off his four-seamer, two-seamer, cutter and changeup, and Bauer was fed up. With his velocity climbing and his curveball as effective as it’s been all season, Bauer struck out the side in the fifth and never looked back.

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