Athletics’ Kendall Graveman loses no-hitter after six innings

Sunday April 9th, 2017

A’s pitcher Kendall Graveman was no-hitting the Rangers through six innings, until Texas slugger Mike Napoli ended the bid with a home run in the seventh.

Graveman had issued just one walk and struck out three entering the bottom of the seventh in Texas.

Oakland led the game 2–1 after the homer,

 The second-year pitcher entered the season expected to anchor Oakland’s rotation.

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