10 Men, 11 Walk Offs!
The A’s lead the league in walk off wins this year with 11! The craziest part about it is Coco Crisp was the first Athletic to contribute for 2 of those wins. How many different A’s are going to step up and win a game for the A’s? Here’s a photo collection of all of the walk off wins to this point:
April 11: Jonny Gomes flexes after winning the game with a rare walk-off HBP.
April 25: Kila Ka’aihue’s flare was enough to boost the A’s over the White Sox.
May 8: Brandon Inge crouches to make sure his walk-off GS stays fair against Toronto.
June 21: Yoenis Cespedes blasts a line-drive walk-off HR to finish off the Dodgers.
June 24: Derek Norris’ first career HR won it against the Giants.
July 3: Coco’s sac fly against Boston scored Cliff Pennington and sealed the W.
July 6: Josh Reddick doubles in Jemile weeks and gets the customary ‘pie treatment’.
July 8: Chris Carter drops a walk-off bomb against Seattle and flies into home plate.
July 18: Brandon Hicks pulls a ‘Norris’ by walking off with his first career HR.
July 20: Brandon Moss delivers the winning run against the Yanks.
July 22: Coco completes the sweep against the Yanks with his second walk-off.