Oakland Athletics pitcher A.J. Griffin (64) throws in the first inning of their game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif.,
Oakland Athletics pitcher A.J. Griffin (64) throws in the first inning of their game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013. (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)