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Cliff Pennington

Chris Young Big Swing
Oakland Athletics

This is a question that I hope I look silly for asking in a month’s time. As it currently stands, however, Chris Young is hitting .191 as the Oakland A’s push past the halfway point in the season. The team acquired Young from the Arizona Diamondbacks back on October 20, more »

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Weeks_Penny
Oakland Athletics

Allow me to begin with an apology. I’m sorry for bringing a negative attitude to an otherwise optimistic Oakland A’s 2012 season. With every at bat given to their up-the-middle combination of underachieving infielders, the A’s are wasting solid pitching and hurting their chances to make the post season this year. Wait, did I just […]

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Donaldson
Oakland Athletics

Graham Godfrey did not have the easiest task Tuesday evening against the Los Angeles Angels. Not only was he starting in place of the injured Brandon McCarthy against a lineup that features Albert Pujols (granted he is not the Albert Pujols of years past), but he was asked to do more »

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Oakland Athletics

As the Oakland Athletics continue their series against the division-rival Los Angeles Angels, the standings seem to be a bit reversed from how many baseball analysts forecast them at the beginning of the season. Forty-three games into the year the A’s are four games ahead of the Angels in the more »

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Oakland Athletics

Poor weather in the East Bay Tuesday night delayed the first pitch nearly 45 minutes a game the Oakland A’s likely wish never got started. Only approximately 2,000 fans (visual estimation) actually showed up to watch the poor showing by Oakland as Graham Godfrey took the hill to make his more »

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