In what has been a troublesome season for the Los Angeles Angels, Thursday night time was one other painful outing.
From a optimistic angle, the staff hit seven solo dwelling runs, tied for probably the most in a sport by any staff all-time.
Nevertheless, the Angels ultimately misplaced in opposition to the Oakland Atheltics 8-7 in Anaheim, California, and in doing so, tied an MLB report for probably the most dwelling runs scored in a defeat.
They’re simply the sixth staff ever to hit seven homers in a loss, and the primary because the Minnesota Twins did it final yr to the Detroit Tigers.
“So we swung it good, they usually say solo dwelling runs will not beat you, however you’re feeling like when you hit seven you would possibly, but it surely did not work out for us.”
Shohei Ohtani continued his excellent season with two home runs, his 11th multiple homer game in the MLB and fifth this season.
Mickey Moniak, Jared Walsh, Kurt Suzuki, Taylor Ward and Jo Adell all also added their own home runs, but it wasn’t enough in the losing effort.
It was the primary time since 1900 when a staff scored seven solo dwelling runs however no different runs. The seven dwelling runs tied an Angels report set in 2003.
The Angels now have a record of 44-61, while the Athletics improve to 41-66.