Oakland A's

Free-falling: The Athletics have lost seven consecutive games

Starter Jesse Hahn, center, has taken two of the seven losses in the streak.
Starter Jesse Hahn, center, has taken two of the seven losses in the streak. The Associated Press

The A’s beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 in Oakland on June 1 to run their winning streak to five games. They sat 5 1/2 games out of first at 25-29. They are 0-7 since, and sit in last place in the American League West, 12 1/2 games out of first. Here is a look at their seven-game skid:

Date/Opponent

Score

Turning point

Losing pitcher

June 3

at Houston

12-2

Houston scores seven runs in the first inning

Jesse Hahn

June 4

at Houston

6-5 (12)

Carlos Correa singles in the winning run in the 12th

Ryan Madson

June 5

at Houston

5-2

Correa’s RBI double puts Houston up for good in the seventh

Ryan Dull

June 7 at Milwaukee

5-4

Chris Carter hits his second homer of the day, a three-run shot, in the sixth

Sean Manaea

June 8 at Milwaukee

4-0

Chase Anderson no-hits the A’s into the sixth

Hahn

June 10 at Cincinnati

2-1

Adam Duvall scores the go-ahead run on Sonny Gray’s wild pitch in the seventh

Gray

June 11 at Cincinnati

2-1

Jay Bruce hits a two-run HR in the second and makes a run-saving catch in the ninth

Daniel Mengden

Compiled by Chris La Marr

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