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Kurt Suzuki

Doolittle and Suzuki Lock Down 2-1 Win
Oakland Athletics

Behind a stellar outing from Dan Straily (9-7, 4.15 ERA), and a pair of bombs from Yoenis Cespedes and Jed Lowrie, the Oakland A’s knocked off the Houston Astros 2-1. The A’s are now a season-high 22-games over .500 as they improve to 82-60 (.577) and hold a one-game lead more »

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kurt suzuki nationals
Oakland Athletics

The A’s have been said to be looking for catching depth for the past two weeks or so, and word trickled in on the Twittersphere tonight that they have re-acquired Kurt Suzuki from the Washington Nationals. The San Francisco Chronicle’s Susan Slusser broke the news: I am hearing the #Athletics 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

The A’s reunion with former third baseman Eric Chavez did not go exactly as planned. Oakland had planned for fireworks following the game, but Chavez’s Yankee teammates decided to provide some of their own blasts during the game. The A’s added their own power display, but wound up coming short more »

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A sweep was not to be for the Giants Sunday at AT&T Park, as a now common Tim Lincecum meltdown gave the visiting Athletics just enough to win.  Lincecum cruised through the first three innings before self-destructing in the fourth against the bottom of the A’s lineup, costing himself and more »

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Oakland Athletics

What a difference a day can make in baseball… After solid pitching performances in Japan, followed by two not-so-solid pitching performances in the continuation of the opening series against the Seattle Mariners, A’s starter Tommy Milone got the A’s starting rotation back on track with eight innings of shut-out pitching more »

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