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NBC Bay Area
A's Waste Another Gem From Rookie Manaea in Loss to Angelsof bumps over the course of his 23 big league starts. That’s what has to make
A's Waste Another Gem From Rookie Manaea in Loss to Angels
NBC Bay Area / Posted 11 hours ago
of bumps over the course of his 23 big league starts. That’s what has to make his recent roll so gratifying for manager Bob Melvin and the Oakland front office. Manaea spun his third impressive start in a row Monday since coming back from a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sean Manaea impressive again despite A's 2-1 loss to Angelslast three starts after a two-week absence with a back strain. "He's everythin
Sean Manaea impressive again despite A's 2-1 loss to Angels
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
last three starts after a two-week absence with a back strain. "He's everything that we want him to be," Oakland manager Bob Melvin said. "Aside from a few outings early on ... he's been borderline dominant, and against good lineups. He's been... Read more
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The Signal
Jered Weaver contemplates future after Angels beat A'shis last three starts after a two-week absence with a back strain. "He's every
Jered Weaver contemplates future after Angels beat A's
The Signal / Posted 12 hours ago
his last three starts after a two-week absence with a back strain. "He's everything that we want him to be," A's manager Bob Melvin said of Manaea. "Aside from a few outings early on ... he's been borderline dominant, and against good lineups.... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Jered Weaver contemplates future after Angels beat A's 2his last three starts after a two-week absence with a back strain. "He's every
Jered Weaver contemplates future after Angels beat A's 2
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
his last three starts after a two-week absence with a back strain. "He's everything that we want him to be," A's manager Bob Melvin said of Manaea. "Aside from a few outings early on ... he's been borderline dominant, and against good lineups.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s start slow again, waste Sean Manaea’s strong outinghave been the fifth time they’d been no-hit through five innings. “You’d think
A’s start slow again, waste Sean Manaea’s strong outing
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
have been the fifth time they’d been no-hit through five innings. “You’d think we do a little more damage early,” manager Bob Melvin said, mentioning that Weaver’s ERA was over 5.00 coming into Monday. “We go through these spurts where we have a... Read more
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Pajaronian A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweepThe A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. "I was nervo
Pajaronian A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweep
Register Pajaronian / Posted yesterday
The A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. "I was nervous coming into today," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "That would've just been a cherry on top of a bad season. It's nice to be able to go out there and score... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rookie, veteran to square off in Angels-A's openeryears ago before sending him to the A's last year in a three-player trade for B
Rookie, veteran to square off in Angels-A's opener
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
years ago before sending him to the A's last year in a three-player trade for Ben Zobrist. "He was great," Oakland manager Bob Melvin told MLB.com afterward. "It didn't look like he had any time off." In this next start on Tuesday night against... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Jharel Cotton shines as A’s salvage home finale against RangersNearing the end of a disappointing season, A’s manager Bob Melvin said he wante
Jharel Cotton shines as A’s salvage home finale against Rangers
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Nearing the end of a disappointing season, A’s manager Bob Melvin said he wanted his team to play well in its final homestand to leave a positive impression on the fans going into the offseason. Losing their first five games to the Astros and Rangers... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweepThe A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. ''I was nerv
A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweep
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
The A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. ''I was nervous coming into today,'' A's manager Bob Melvin said. ''That would've just been a cherry on top of a bad season. It's nice to be able to go out there and score... Read more
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Brandon Sun
A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweepThe A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. "I was nervo
A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweep
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
The A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. "I was nervous coming into today," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "That would've just been a cherry on top of a bad season. It's nice to be able to go out there and score... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweepThe A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. "I was nervo
A's break out of slump and beat Rangers 7-1 to avoid sweep
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
The A's avoided their first winless homestand in Oakland history. "I was nervous coming into today," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "That would've just been a cherry on top of a bad season. It's nice to be able to go out there and score... Read more
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The Mercury News
With Sonny Gray back in picture, Jharel Cotton dominates Texasthe rotation for one more start. Before the A’s took the field for their home
With Sonny Gray back in picture, Jharel Cotton dominates Texas
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
the rotation for one more start. Before the A’s took the field for their home finale, a 7-1 win over the Rangers, manager Bob Melvin said Gray will get his first start in almost eight weeks Wednesday in Anaheim It’s been a mostly miserable season... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sonny Gray to start for A’s on Wednesday at AnaheimSonny Gray will make on more start this season, getting the ball Wednesday at A
Sonny Gray to start for A’s on Wednesday at Anaheim
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Sonny Gray will make on more start this season, getting the ball Wednesday at Anaheim against the Angels. Manager Bob Melvin said Sunday morning that Gray will go one inning, possibly two, with Ross Detwiler coming in after him. Gray has been out... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
After Texas aces look good, Lewis tries to follow suitto start their careers with three straight outings of at least five innings and
After Texas aces look good, Lewis tries to follow suit
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
to start their careers with three straight outings of at least five innings and one or fewer earned runs. A's manager Bob Melvin said what has stood out most about Cotton is the poise he has had from the minute he took the mound in his debut... Read more
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Pajaronian A's lose fifth straight at home, shut out again by TexasOAKLAND � The Oakland Athletics returned from an impressive, winning trip, and
Pajaronian A's lose fifth straight at home, shut out again by Texas
Register Pajaronian / Posted 2 days ago
OAKLAND � The Oakland Athletics returned from an impressive, winning trip, and manager Bob Melvin hoped that would create momentum heading into his club's final homestand of 2016. Instead, the A's lost a fifth straight at the Coliseum and left... Read more
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The Mercury News
Andrus, Darvish lead Rangers to another A’s blanking31-50 at the Coliseum. Deflating after the destruction Oakland wrought on the
Andrus, Darvish lead Rangers to another A’s blanking
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
31-50 at the Coliseum. Deflating after the destruction Oakland wrought on the road? “Short answer, yes,” said manager Bob Melvin. “Especially when we were playing so well when we came back. We were scoring runs in bunches, we won six out of... Read more
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Brandon Sun
A's lose fifth straight at home, shut out again by TexasOAKLAND, Calif. - The Oakland Athletics returned from an impressive, winning tr
A's lose fifth straight at home, shut out again by Texas
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. - The Oakland Athletics returned from an impressive, winning trip, and manager Bob Melvin hoped that would create momentum heading into his club's final homestand of 2016. Instead, the A's lost a fifth straight at the Coliseum and... Read more
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TSN
Andrus hits pair of jacks as Rangers blank A'sand seventh AL West title overall. "Certainly today that's as good as we've se
Andrus hits pair of jacks as Rangers blank A's
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
and seventh AL West title overall. "Certainly today that's as good as we've seen Darvish pitch in a while," A's manager Bob Melvin said. Three relievers finished the five-hit shutout. Darvish had lost to the A's his previous time out, allowing... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Andrus, AL West Champ Rangers Get By A's 5-0seven runs over five innings in an 11-2 loss last Saturday in Arlington. A’s r
Andrus, AL West Champ Rangers Get By A's 5-0
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
seven runs over five innings in an 11-2 loss last Saturday in Arlington. A’s rookie Raul Alcantara (1-2), someone manager Bob Melvin considers a candidate for the rotation next season, struck out six with one walk over six innings. He allowed four... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Sonny Gray on track to pitch in final weekwho has been on the DL since early August with inflammation in his right forear
A’s Sonny Gray on track to pitch in final week
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
who has been on the DL since early August with inflammation in his right forearm and elbow. “I felt really good.” Manager Bob Melvin said the team will see how Gray is feeling Sunday before making a decision on when he will pitch next and whether... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s shut out again, go flat in final home stretchPlaying well at home is always an emphasis for Bob Melvin, but his team has plu
A’s shut out again, go flat in final home stretch
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Playing well at home is always an emphasis for Bob Melvin, but his team has plumb stopped hitting the past week and, going into Sunday’s home finale, is in danger of being swept in a homestand of six or more games for the first time in Oakland... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sonny Gray throws to hitters, will likely get in a game before season endsright forearm strain, threw a live session against hitters from the Coliseum mo
Sonny Gray throws to hitters, will likely get in a game before season ends
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
right forearm strain, threw a live session against hitters from the Coliseum mound Saturday. It went very well, and manager Bob Melvin said that as long as Gray bounces back from the outing with no problems, he’ll fit him into a game sometime next... Read more
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Pajaronian Rangers clinch AL West with 3-0 win over OaklandOAKLAND � Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin admits the notion of a historic
Pajaronian Rangers clinch AL West with 3-0 win over Oakland
Register Pajaronian / Posted 3 days ago
OAKLAND � Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin admits the notion of a historic night at Oakland Coliseum on Friday crossed his mind. "Any time you get past the fifth, you start thinking about it," Melvin said. A's pitcher Kendall Graveman took a... Read more
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FOX News
Rangers Face A's With Eye On Home Fieldat Globe Life Park a week ago. He struck out three and walked none. "I thought
Rangers Face A's With Eye On Home Field
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
at Globe Life Park a week ago. He struck out three and walked none. "I thought he pitched really well," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "Every time out he seems to get more and more comfortable, and more so last time than any. We're (on) a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Rangers clinch AL West with 3-0 win over OaklandOAKLAND, Calif. - Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin admits the notion of a h
Rangers clinch AL West with 3-0 win over Oakland
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. - Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin admits the notion of a historic night at Oakland Coliseum on Friday crossed his mind. "Any time you get past the fifth, you start thinking about it," Melvin said. A's pitcher Kendall Graveman... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rangers clinch AL West with 3-0 win over OaklandOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin admits the notion of
Rangers clinch AL West with 3-0 win over Oakland
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin admits the notion of a historic night at Oakland Coliseum on Friday crossed his mind. ''Any time you get past the fifth, you start thinking about it,'' Melvin said. A's pitcher Kendall... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rangers face A's with eye on home fieldat Globe Life Park a week ago. He struck out three and walked none. "I thought
Rangers face A's with eye on home field
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
at Globe Life Park a week ago. He struck out three and walked none. "I thought he pitched really well," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "Every time out he seems to get more and more comfortable, and more so last time than any. We're (on) a... Read more
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The Mercury News
A’s can’t stifle Evan Gattis as Astros complete series sweepthe dirt and Gattis hit it out to right for a two-run homer in the sixth. “The
A’s can’t stifle Evan Gattis as Astros complete series sweep
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
the dirt and Gattis hit it out to right for a two-run homer in the sixth. “The pitch to Gattis is a good pitch,’’ manager Bob Melvin said. “It’s almost on the ground and he golfs it out of the ballpark.” On the other hand, he had the capacity to... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
A’s can’t stop Gattis as Astros complete sweepthe dirt and Gattis hit it out to right for a two-run homer in the sixth. “The
A’s can’t stop Gattis as Astros complete sweep
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 5 days ago
the dirt and Gattis hit it out to right for a two-run homer in the sixth. “The pitch to Gattis is a good pitch,” manager Bob Melvin said. “It’s almost on the ground and he golfs it out of the ballpark.” On the other hand, he had the capacity to... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
A’s can’t stop Gattis as Astros complete sweepthe dirt and Gattis hit it out to right for a two-run homer in the sixth. “The
A’s can’t stop Gattis as Astros complete sweep
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the dirt and Gattis hit it out to right for a two-run homer in the sixth. “The pitch to Gattis is a good pitch,” manager Bob Melvin said. “It’s almost on the ground and he golfs it out of the ballpark.” On the other hand, he had the capacity to... Read more
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Pajaronian Athletics swept by AstrosCorrea�s run-scoring double. �I think the one bad pitch (Mengden) made was the
Pajaronian Athletics swept by Astros
Register Pajaronian / Posted 5 days ago
Correa�s run-scoring double. �I think the one bad pitch (Mengden) made was the two-strike pitch to Correa,� A�s manager Bob Melvin said. �The pitch to Gattis was a good pitch, it was almost on the ground. You have to give Gattis credit... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
A’s swept by Astros despite strong outings from rookie startersto executing in big counts. “At times our starting pitching’s been the issue b
A’s swept by Astros despite strong outings from rookie starters
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
to executing in big counts. “At times our starting pitching’s been the issue but certainly not this series,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “That’s a group (Houston) that swings the bat pretty well. I think overall we held them down pretty good as... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Mengden tagged by Gattis, Athletics swept by AstrosCorrea's run-scoring double. "I think the one bad pitch (Mengden) made was the
Mengden tagged by Gattis, Athletics swept by Astros
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Correa's run-scoring double. "I think the one bad pitch (Mengden) made was the two-strike pitch to Correa," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "The pitch to Gattis was a good pitch, it was almost on the ground. You have to give Gattis credit... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Gattis homers twice to help Astros complete sweep of A'sscratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a se
Gattis homers twice to help Astros complete sweep of A's
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 days ago
scratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a second opinion on his right elbow but manager Bob Melvin indicated it's likely Wendelken will undergo Tommy John surgery. UP NEXT Astros: RHP Mike Fiers (11-7) faces the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Gattis homers twice to help Astros complete sweep of A'sscratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a se
Gattis homers twice to help Astros complete sweep of A's
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
scratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a second opinion on his right elbow but manager Bob Melvin indicated it's likely Wendelken will undergo Tommy John surgery. UP NEXT Astros: RHP Mike Fiers (11-7) faces the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Gattis homers twice to help Astros complete sweep of A'sscratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a se
Gattis homers twice to help Astros complete sweep of A's
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
scratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a second opinion on his right elbow but manager Bob Melvin indicated it's likely Wendelken will undergo Tommy John surgery. UP NEXT Astros: RHP Mike Fiers (11-7) faces the... Read more
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TSN
Gattis, Astros complete sweep of A'sscratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a se
Gattis, Astros complete sweep of A's
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
scratch Tuesday because of an illness. . Reliever J.B. Wendelken will seek a second opinion on his right elbow but manager Bob Melvin indicated it's likely Wendelken will undergo Tommy John surgery. UP NEXT Astros: RHP Mike Fiers (11-7) faces the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astros get the hits and the breaks in sweep of A’sexited. “Unfortunately that affected things the last couple of nights, as well
Astros get the hits and the breaks in sweep of A’s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
exited. “Unfortunately that affected things the last couple of nights, as well as those guys were pitching,” manager Bob Melvin said. “We’re being careful with them but whether or not that played into the outcome of the game….it might... Read more
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Breitbart
Oakland School Band Takes Knee During National Anthem Before A's Gamemake up the OUSD Honor Band. The group played the anthem before an A’s game las
Oakland School Band Takes Knee During National Anthem Before A's Game
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
make up the OUSD Honor Band. The group played the anthem before an A’s game last season, too. After the student protest, Bob Melvin issued a managerial protest after a disputed play in the third inning. The A’s manager ultimately rescinded his... Read more
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FOX News
Astros' Mchugh Shrugs Off Success Vs. A'sworst. They'll kill you as a pitcher. I'm just trying to throw strikes. Getting
Astros' Mchugh Shrugs Off Success Vs. A's
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
worst. They'll kill you as a pitcher. I'm just trying to throw strikes. Getting ahead is the biggest thing." A's manager Bob Melvin said Mengden attacked hitters at Kansas City. "It was just pounding the strike zone," Melvin said. "I think he'd... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tony Kemp makes most of limited at-bats as Astros take down Athleticsscored easily from third. Kemp, who hustled to second base, was awarded a doubl
Tony Kemp makes most of limited at-bats as Astros take down Athletics
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
scored easily from third. Kemp, who hustled to second base, was awarded a double, the first of his two. Before A's manager Bob Melvin turned the game over to his bullpen, the Astros had struggled to hit rookie righthander Sean Manaea. Manaea... Read more
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Pajaronian A's waste strong start by Sean Manaea, lose in 10 to Astrosit a "really weird play." "I'm just trying to cover my bases. Once we got out
Pajaronian A's waste strong start by Sean Manaea, lose in 10 to Astros
Register Pajaronian / Posted 6 days ago
it a "really weird play." "I'm just trying to cover my bases. Once we got out of the inning I rescinded it," A's manager Bob Melvin said. Jake Smolinski's sharp single through a shifted infield with one out in the sixth was the A's first hit... Read more
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Brandon Sun
A's waste strong start by Sean Manaea, lose in 10 to Astrosit a "really weird play." "I'm just trying to cover my bases. Once we got out
A's waste strong start by Sean Manaea, lose in 10 to Astros
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
it a "really weird play." "I'm just trying to cover my bases. Once we got out of the inning I rescinded it," A's manager Bob Melvin said. Jake Smolinski's sharp single through a shifted infield with one out in the sixth was the A's first hit... Read more
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The Mercury News
Protests abound, but A’s fall to Astros in 10 innings anywaynational anthem, joined the national discussion about the anthem by taking a kn
Protests abound, but A’s fall to Astros in 10 innings anyway
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
national anthem, joined the national discussion about the anthem by taking a knee during its rendition. Then A’s manager Bob Melvin told the umpires his team was playing the game under protest after what he thought was an improper ruling by the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
A's Rally in 10th Comes Up Short in Loss to Astrosand Joey Wendle struck out against Astros closer Ken Giles. A confusing bunt p
A's Rally in 10th Comes Up Short in Loss to Astros
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
and Joey Wendle struck out against Astros closer Ken Giles. A confusing bunt play in the top of the third led A’s manager Bob Melvin to play the game under protest. First baseman Yonder Alonso let Jake Marisnick’s pop bunt fall to the ground,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Tony Kemp makes most of limited at-bats as Astros take down Athleticsscored easily from third. Kemp, who hustled to second base, was awarded a doubl
Tony Kemp makes most of limited at-bats as Astros take down Athletics
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
scored easily from third. Kemp, who hustled to second base, was awarded a double, the first of his two. Before A's manager Bob Melvin turned the game over to his bullpen, the Astros had struggled to hit rookie righthander Sean Manaea. Manaea... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s, playing under protest, fall to Astros in 10 innings- but Hernandez was ruled safe. So Marisnick, originally safe, was out. Hernand
A’s, playing under protest, fall to Astros in 10 innings
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
- but Hernandez was ruled safe. So Marisnick, originally safe, was out. Hernandez, called out, was safe. Got it? Manager Bob Melvin sprinted out for an explanation, probably remembering a similar situation that went the opposite way for the A’s... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Cotton dandy but A's squander late lead, lose 4-2 to Astrosthe 20 batters he faced, striking out six and walking none. "Every time out he
Cotton dandy but A's squander late lead, lose 4-2 to Astros
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
the 20 batters he faced, striking out six and walking none. "Every time out he looks like the same guy," Oakland manager Bob Melvin said. "He's locating all his pitches, his changeup, in any count, and his curveball was probably better today than... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Cotton dandy but A's squander late lead, lose 4-2 to Astrosthe 20 batters he faced, striking out six and walking none. "Every time out he
Cotton dandy but A's squander late lead, lose 4-2 to Astros
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
the 20 batters he faced, striking out six and walking none. "Every time out he looks like the same guy," Oakland manager Bob Melvin said. "He's locating all his pitches, his changeup, in any count, and his curveball was probably better today than... Read more
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Pajaronian Astros score twice in 9th to beat Athletics 4-2allowing Gattis' home run in the second. He struck out six. "Every time out he
Pajaronian Astros score twice in 9th to beat Athletics 4-2
Register Pajaronian / Posted 7 days ago
allowing Gattis' home run in the second. He struck out six. "Every time out he looks like the same guy," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "He's locating all his pitches, his changeup in any count, and his curveball was probably better today than... Read more
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