Stat Line of the Night — 8/28/2013 — Brandon Moss
With a spot in the postseason within their grasp, the Oakland Athletics were looking to win their third in a row last night against the Detroit Tigers, thus increasing the gap between themselves and the rest of the pack in their race for the final Wild Card spot. And thanks to some solid offensive contributions from Brandon Moss, they would get the job done.
In five at bats, Moss managed to record two homers, a double, a single, three runs and six RBIs, as the A’s cruised to the 14-4 victory.
With the win, the A’s move four games clear of the Cleveland Indians for the final Wild Card spot in the American League. As for Moss, he now has 24 homers on the season, and he earns “The Stat Line of the Night” for Wednesday, August 28, 2012.