Athletics Vs. Twins Series Preview: TV Schedule, Probable Pitchers & More

August 19, 2012; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics shortstop Cliff Pennington (2) high fives third baseman Josh Donaldson (20) after scoring a run against the Cleveland Indians during the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-US PRESSWIRE

The A's keep hanging in the postseason chase and continue to make believers out of observers. They'll have more chances to pick up wins with the Twins in town.

The Oakland Athletics have gotten their current home stand started right, with a three-game sweep of the Cleveland Indians. On Monday, they kick off a new series against the Minnesota Twins and hope to keep things rolling at the O.co Coliseum.

TV Schedule & Probable Pitchers

Monday's game will begin at 7:05 p.m. PT and will be televised on CSN California. You can catch the radio broadcast on 95.7 FM The Game. Brandon McCarthy suffered a hard-luck loss in his last outing. He hopes for better things against the 2-8 Brian Duensing.

First pitch on Tuesday will be at 7:05 p.m. PT and the game will be televised on CSN California. You can catch the radio broadcast on 95.7 FM The Game. Dan Straily has pitched well since his call-up and is 1-0 with a 3.18 ERA. His counterpart will be Cole De Vries, currently 2-4 with a 5.04 ERA.

Wednesday's finale begins at 12:35 p.m. PT, although the game will not be televised locally. You can catch the radio broadcast on 95.7 FM The Game. Tom Milone looks for his 10th win of the season in this one. The Twins starter has yet to be announced.


Current Series

3 game series vs Twins @ Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum

Minnesota Twins
@ Oakland Athletics

Monday, Aug 20, 2012, 7:05 PM PDT
Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum

Brian Duensing vs Brandon McCarthy

Partly cloudy. Winds blowing out to right field at 10-15 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 60.

Complete Coverage >

Tue 08/21 7:05 PM PDT
Wed 08/22 12:35 PM PDT

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