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Barry Zito
San Francisco Giants

In the fourth inning with a runner on third, on what was a perfect day for baseball at AT&T Park, Shane Victorino lofted a pop up into shallow right field. The ball ended up dropping at the feet of three confused San Francisco Giants as the Boston Red Sox opened up more »

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Giants and Red Sox Pregame 8:21
San Francisco Giants

A night after walking off on a Marco Scutaro walk, the San Francisco Giants send out Barry Zito (4-8, 5.34 ERA). It will be his 22nd start of season for the lefty, but his first since July 30 when he lasted just 3.1 inning against the Philadelphia Phillies. The veteran has more »

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Josh Reddick
Oakland Athletics

The Oakland A’s and Seattle Mariners turned back the clock to 1955 Sunday afternoon when the two teams faced off in the first half finale at the Oakland Coliseum. Fans were treated to a 1955 Oakland Oaks cap and a rendition of the National Anthem by an Elvis impersonator before more »

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Yoenis
Oakland Athletics

Prior to Friday night’s series opener against the San Francisco Giants, A’s manager Bob Melvin discussed using his star rookie, Yoenis Cespedes, at the designated hitter position while he recovers from a sore hamstring. Cespedes is currently limited to DH’ing to avoid the risk of him re-aggravating the injury chasing more »

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Barton
Oakland Athletics

The Oakland A’s made the right decision in choosing to demote struggling first baseman Daric Barton to Triple-A Sacramento Saturday to make room for Brandon McCarthy’s return from the disabled list. Now, the team must make the difficult decision to clean house and rid themselves of any veteran player currently 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

In one of the oddest ways to win a series, the A’s wound up winners Wednesday afternoon following back-to-back hit by pitches to Yoenis Cespedes to load the bases and then Jonny Gomes to drive in the winning run in a 5-4 extra inning game. The crazy finish appeared to more »

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Oakland Athletics

Despite extending their opening day losing streak to eight consecutive seasons, the Oakland A’s showed reasons to be optimistic in 2012 with a nice come from behind, late-inning win over the Seattle Mariners in the second game of the series before heading back to the Bay Area from Japan. The more »

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