As an A's fan, I can feel your pain. Saying your pitching staff is "rock solid" is pretty ridiculous though.
Haters gonna keep on hating.
They said in April, it's only April, this team can't sustain.
They said in May, it's only May, this team can't sustain.
They said in June, it's only June, this team will fade after the All Star Break.
They said in July, it's only July, theres still time to collapse.
It's August boys and girls.
The starting pitching has become rock solid, minus Zach Britton's start. The bullpen has been the strong point of this team all season. The bats are coming alive.
Haters gonna keep on hating though.