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Associated Press Oakland’s Stephen Vogt, right, is congratulated by third base coach Mike Gallego after hitting a two-run home run off Minnesota pitcher Ryan Pressly in the fourth inning Wednesday in Minneapolis.

Oakland pummels Twins 18-3


MINNEAPOLIS — Jed Lowrie’s foul ball that turned into a two-run double after umpires changed the call highlighted a 10-run fourth inning as the Oakland Athletics pounded the Minnesota Twins 18-3 on Wednesday night.

Every Oakland starter had at least one hit, one run and one RBI as the A’s recorded a season-high 22 hits and extended their lead over Texas in the AL West to three games.

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