Bob Melvin was ready to make move
OAKLAND, Calif. -- No-hitter or not, Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin prepared himself to pull rookie Jarrod Parker after the eighth inning on Monday night.
Melvin prepared himself for the boos, but Michael Young's single up the middle for Texas leading off the eighth inning broke up the bid, making the manager's move a no-brainer.
"Made it easy on him, good," Young said before Tuesday night's game.
Parker (2-2) had reached 91 pitches after six innings, and that's when Melvin ...
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