Tempe, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Yoenis Cespedes drove in a pair of runs with a fifth inning double and the Oakland Athletics edged the Los Angeles Angels, 3-2, on Sunday in Cactus League play.
Michael Taylor also had an RBI for Oakland, which hit just 1-for-8 with runners in scoring position, leaving nine on base. Jesse Chavez struck out two in 2 2/3 innings to earn his second win of the Spring, while Jose Flores picked up the save with a perfect ninth.
Hector Santiago took the loss, allowing just an unearned run while striking out three in 2 2/3 frames. Grant Green and Efren Navarro drove in runs in the setback.