Five A’s who must perform well to defeat Yankees in AL Wild Card Game

first_imgNEW YORK — In a situation as crucial as a one-game playoff like the upcoming AL wild-card game at Yankee Stadium, there are certain players the A’s just have to expect to be able to count on.You count on guys such as Matt Chapman, one of six players in the majors to score 100-plus runs while hitting 40-plus doubles and 20-plus home runs this season.You count on Khris Davis, who finished the season as MLB Home Run King with 48 bombs, hitting 28 of those when the team is trailing by one run.You …last_img