05/06 17:44 CDT Athletics-Orioles game postponed, to be played as split DH
Athletics-Orioles game postponed, to be played as split DH
By DAVID GINSBURG
AP Sports Writer
BALTIMORE (AP) --- Friday night's game between the Baltimore Orioles and
Oakland Athletics has been postponed by rain.
The game will be made up as part of a split doubleheader on Saturday. The
makeup will be played at 1:05 p.m., followed by the regularly scheduled 7:05
This is Oakland's only visit to Baltimore this season.
The rainout will give Oakland outfielder Coco Crisp an additional day to
recover from a heel injury that kept him out of Wednesday's game against
A's manager Bob Melvin said before the game: "What I'm getting from the
training room is that he feels that much better today and will be available off
Oakland is 13-16 after being swept by the Mariners in a three-game series at
The Orioles are 16-11 after taking two of three from the New York Yankees.