March 27: Game Update
It’s now the middle of the game. Here’s an update…
The on-field logo.
Upon entering the dugout, A’s players and coaches shake hands and wish each other good luck.
Coco Crisp and Yoenis Cespedes have a spectacular handshake.
The team awaits pregame presentations.
Stomper and Josh Reddick chest bump.
Your 2012 Oakland Athletics!
The team watches emotional videos of tsumani heroes.
The A’s stand during the national anthems of the United States of America and Japan.
Children from yesterday’s visit to Ishinomaki take the field with the A’s in the top of the 1st inning.
Fans cheer wildly for Ichiro.
Brandon McCarthy’s on the mound for the A’s…
…and Felix Hernandez for the Mariners.
Dustin Ackley put the Mariners up 1-0 with a home run…
…but doubles by Cliff Pennington and Kurt Suzuki tied the game 1-1.
It’s the top of the 7th, with the score tied at 1-1.