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Oakland Athletics

All it took was one blast off the bat of Yoenis Cespedes to send the Oakland Athletics (17-32) to a 3-2 loss on Wednesday afternoon at the O.Co Coliseum. After skipper manager Bob Melvin elected to intentionally walk Miguel Cabrera with one on and two outs in the fifth, Cespedes more »

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Oakland Athletics

While A’s fans may be enjoying this brief 2 game winning streak the team is on, they’re never allowed to enjoy it completely. After bringing his best stuff to the hill Sunday afternoon in Tampa, A’s ace and starter Sonny Gray was forced to leave the game because of a more »

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After dropping the previous two games in the series, the A’s managed a victory in an impressive 5-0 shutout Saturday in Tampa. Kendal Graveman gave up three hits over six innings in his first game back from his minor-league assignment. He was recently recalled from Triple-A Nashville. He final line more »

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The A’s can’t seem to catch a break at any turn. After his exit from Tuesday’s game due to neck soreness, we’ve learned this morning that left-fielder Coco Crisp faces a very uncertain future about his days left in his career. According to multiple media reports, Crisp is on his more »

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Bob Melvin is officially on the hot seat. According to Joe Stiglich of CSN California, Ron Washington is set to rejoin the Oakland Athletics coaching staff as a special instructor. Ostensibly, the 63-year-old is being brought in to shore up the club’s porous defense, which has committed a MLB-worst 43 more »

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Oakland Athletics

The Houston Astros have gotten off to the best 40-game start in franchise history. On the other hand, the troubles continue to pile up for the Athletics, and the season isn’t even yet seven weeks old for them yet. Colby Ramsus and Chris Carter each tallied two-run home runs and more »

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Oakland Athletics

The ups and downs of the first six weeks of the season for the A’s have been constant. On the day the club learned pitcher Jarrod Parker might need his third Tommy John surgery, they entered into Houston to play one of the leagues out-of-nowhere sensations. And they were doing it riding more »

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In what is becoming routine, the A’s booted the ball around the diamond Sunday afternoon, squandering a lead and committing four errors en route to a sweep at the hands and bats of the White Sox. Oakland has now tallied up a league high 42 errors including 21 over the past more »

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Oakland went back to work against the visiting White Sox on Saturday night. This after a dramatic come-back win on Friday evening from Chicago. With an announced attendance of 28,445 (assumingly on hand for the post-game fireworks), the Athletics started the game looking as strong as ever. But it was more »

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Oakland Athletics

It’s early enough in the season that you can make the case that things can still be turned around for the Oakland A’s.  Perhaps a few winning months come along and the Wild Card isn’t such a far-fetched fantasy by the time September rolls around. It’s also late enough in more »

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