The Yankees' Mark Teixeira swings for a double (Credit: AP)

The Yankees' Mark Teixeira swings for a double off Oakland's Brett Tomko.

Photos: Yankees at Athletics

The Bronx Bombers continue their West Coast swing with a trip to Oakland to take on the A's.

Oakland Athletics pitcher Brett Anderson works against the
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Oakland Athletics pitcher Brett Anderson works against the New York Yankees in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Yankees pitcher Chad Gaudin works against the Oakland
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Yankees pitcher Chad Gaudin works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter scores against the
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter scores against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, in Oakland, Calif. Jeter scored on a ground out by Mark Teixeira. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Oakland Athletics' Rajai Davis is forced out New
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Oakland Athletics' Rajai Davis is forced out New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, in Oakland, Calif. Mark Ellis was safe at first. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

The Yankees' Derek Jeter walks the dugout during
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The Yankees' Derek Jeter walks the dugout during batting practice prior to Monday's game against the Oakland Athletics at the Oakland Coliseum.

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Yankees catcher Jorge Posada, left, meets with starter
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Yankees catcher Jorge Posada, left, meets with starter A.J. Burnett after Burnett allowed a run to the Oakland A's on a balk in the fourth inning.

Oakland's Brett Tomko pitches in the first inning
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Oakland's Brett Tomko pitches in the first inning against the Yankees.

Oakland catcher Kurt Suzuki throws to first base
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Oakland catcher Kurt Suzuki throws to first base to complete a 1-2-3 double play.

Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano can't make a
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Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano can't make a play on a foul ball hit by Oakland's Kurt Suzuki.

Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira, left, tags out
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Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira, left, tags out Oakland's Cliff Pennington in a fifth-inning rundown between first and second base.

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New York Yankees' A.J. Burnett works against the
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New York Yankees' A.J. Burnett works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 17, 2009, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

New York Yankees' A.J. Burnett pitches against the
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New York Yankees' A.J. Burnett pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 17, 2009, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

The Yankees' Mark Teixeira swings for a double
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The Yankees' Mark Teixeira swings for a double off Oakland's Brett Tomko.