Irvin (3-4) took the loss against Tampa Bay on Sunday, pitching six innings and allowing three earned runs on four hits and one walk while striking out three.
The lefty continued to impress in the starting role for the Athletics, as he recorded his fourth quality start on the year. He tossed 53 of 82 pitches for strikes and had relatively strong command all afternoon. Irvin has an ERA of 3.29 along with a 1.07 WHIP and 37:6 K:BB across 41 innings. He has been a bright spot in the Athletics' rotation.