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Jaso's pinch HR paces A's to 9-5 win over Angels

Published: Saturday, Sept. 5 2015 2:23 a.m. MDT

Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia watches batting practice before a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics in Anaheim, Calif. Tuesday, April 9, 2013.  (Chris Carlson, Associated Press) Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia watches batting practice before a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics in Anaheim, Calif. Tuesday, April 9, 2013. (Chris Carlson, Associated Press)

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Pinch-hitter John Jaso had a go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Oakland Athletics blew a four-run lead before rallying to beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-5 Tuesday night in the majors' final home opener.

Brandon Moss had three hits and drove in four runs, delivering an early two-run single before adding a two-run homer after Jaso's shot. Coco Crisp also hit his fourth homer for the A's, who have won six straight after an 0-2 start.

Josh Hamilton went 0 for 4 with a sacrifice fly in his home debut for the big-budget Angels, who dropped to 2-5.

Howie Kendrick had three hits and capped Los Angeles' three-run rally in the sixth with a tiebreaking triple off Ryan Cook (1-0).

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