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5KSDK St. Louis
A's come town to spoil Cardinals weekendthree out of four games at home earlier this month. "This has been kind of a t
A's come town to spoil Cardinals weekend
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 49 minutes ago
three out of four games at home earlier this month. "This has been kind of a theme for us this year," Oakland manager Bob Melvin said after his team's 5-1 win over Cleveland on Wednesday. "We've played well at times against good teams, then... Read more
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CBS Sports
Athletics-Cardinals preview - Aug. 26, 2016three out of four games at home earlier this month. "This has been kind of a t
Athletics-Cardinals preview - Aug. 26, 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 11 hours ago
three out of four games at home earlier this month. "This has been kind of a theme for us this year," Oakland manager Bob Melvin said after his team's 5-1 win over Cleveland on Wednesday. "We've played well at times against good teams, then... Read more
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USA Today
Jose Ramirez is the Cleveland Indians' $50,000 lifesavernever focused on that. I had confidence in myself and kept at it.’’ He has gai
Jose Ramirez is the Cleveland Indians' $50,000 lifesaver
USA Today / Posted yesterday
never focused on that. I had confidence in myself and kept at it.’’ He has gained an admirer in Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin, whose club took two out of three from Cleveland this week before the Indians moved on to a four-game set against... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from IndiansValencia's high pop-up in the sun and was charged with an error. "It's been ki
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indians
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
Valencia's high pop-up in the sun and was charged with an error. "It's been kind of a theme for us this year," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
A’s Butler apologizes for fightwould wind up paying three times as much. The DH has issued one-on-one apologi
A’s Butler apologizes for fight
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted yesterday
would wind up paying three times as much. The DH has issued one-on-one apologies with members of the front office, manager Bob Melvin, the coaching staff and his fellow players to the point where he says he wants to sit with Valencia, with whom he... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
SPORTS BRIEFINGand Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. "It's been kin
SPORTS BRIEFING
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. "It's been kind of a theme for us this year," A's manager Bob Melvin said. " I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Tribe drops another out westand Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. “It’s been kin
Tribe drops another out west
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. “It’s been kind of a theme for us this year,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “ I can’t figure it out. There’s certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Athletics 5, Indians 1 | Bauer falters, offense sputters in lossValencia's high pop-up in the sun and was charged with an error. "It's been ki
Athletics 5, Indians 1 | Bauer falters, offense sputters in loss
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Valencia's high pop-up in the sun and was charged with an error. "It's been kind of a theme for us this year," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from IndiansValencia's high pop-up in the sun and was charged with an error. "It's been ki
Pajaronian Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indians
Register Pajaronian / Posted yesterday
Valencia's high pop-up in the sun and was charged with an error. "It's been kind of a theme for us this year," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Cleveland Indians fall to Oakland, 5-1and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. “It’s been kin
Cleveland Indians fall to Oakland, 5-1
The Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. “It’s been kind of a theme for us this year,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “ I can’t figure it out. There’s certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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The News-Herald
Cleveland Indians fall to Oakland, 5-1and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. “It’s been kin
Cleveland Indians fall to Oakland, 5-1
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. “It’s been kind of a theme for us this year,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “ I can’t figure it out. There’s certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indiansand Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. "It's been kin
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indians
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. "It's been kind of a theme for us this year," A's manager Bob Melvin said. " I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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The Mercury News
A's Danny Valencia says he and Billy Butler 'need to coexist'would wind up paying three times as much. The DH has issued one-on-one apologi
A's Danny Valencia says he and Billy Butler 'need to coexist'
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
would wind up paying three times as much. The DH has issued one-on-one apologies with members of the front office, manager Bob Melvin, the coaching staff and his fellow players to the point where he says he wants to sit with Valencia, with whom he... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from IndiansChad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. ''It's been kind o
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indians
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. ''It's been kind of a theme for us this year,'' A's manager Bob Melvin said. '' I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from IndiansChad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. ''It's been kind o
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indians
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. ''It's been kind of a theme for us this year,'' A's manager Bob Melvin said. '' I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indiansand Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. "It's been kin
Graveman earns 10th win, Athletics take series from Indians
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
and Chad Pinder drove in runs for Oakland in the second inning. "It's been kind of a theme for us this year," A's manager Bob Melvin said. " I can't figure it out. There's certain days and certain series that we can move the line offensively. We... Read more
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The Mercury News
A's, Kendall Graveman too much for first-place Indiansof weeks off thanks to a forearm strain, had seemed iffy about pitching again t
A's, Kendall Graveman too much for first-place Indians
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
of weeks off thanks to a forearm strain, had seemed iffy about pitching again this season for Oakland, but now manager Bob Melvin is feeling more optimistic. ``Sonny is feeling a lot better,'' the manager said. ``I don't know that he might not... Read more
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11 News Houston
Athletics' Billy Butler apologizes for clubhouse fightsaid his concussion symptoms have abated, and that he apologized to his teammat
Athletics' Billy Butler apologizes for clubhouse fight
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
said his concussion symptoms have abated, and that he apologized to his teammates individually, and also to manager Bob Melvin and the team’s brass. As of Wednesday morning, he and Valencia had not spoken about the incident, but Butler said... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Athletics 9, Indians 1 | Salazar roughed upworst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that's gone on
Athletics 9, Indians 1 | Salazar roughed up
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
worst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that's gone on over the week with his ballclub, manager Bob Melvin gladly welcomed it. Khris Davis hit a three-run homer and scored three times, and rookies Chad Pinder and Bruce... Read more
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The News-Herald
Cleveland Indians: Danny Salazar, Tribe struggle at Oaklandworst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that’s gone on
Cleveland Indians: Danny Salazar, Tribe struggle at Oakland
The News-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
worst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that’s gone on over the week with his ballclub, manager Bob Melvin gladly welcomed it. Khris Davis hit a three-run homer and scored three times while rookies Chad Pinder and Bruce... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Cleveland Indians: Danny Salazar, Tribe struggle at Oaklandworst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that’s gone on
Cleveland Indians: Danny Salazar, Tribe struggle at Oakland
The Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
worst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that’s gone on over the week with his ballclub, manager Bob Melvin gladly welcomed it. Khris Davis hit a three-run homer and scored three times while rookies Chad Pinder and Bruce... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Davis powers A’s past Indiansfind a way to focus and get back on track.” • Sean Doolittle threw one inning
Davis powers A’s past Indians
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
find a way to focus and get back on track.” • Sean Doolittle threw one inning for Triple-A Nashville Tuesday, and manager Bob Melvin said the lefty felt good and will throw another inning with the Sounds on Thursday. After that the A’s will have... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indiansworst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that's gone on
Pajaronian Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indians
Register Pajaronian / Posted 2 days ago
worst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that's gone on over the week with his ballclub, manager Bob Melvin gladly welcomed it. Khris Davis hit a three-run homer and scored three times while rookies Chad Pinder and Bruce... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indiansworst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that's gone on
Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indians
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
worst season in nearly 20 years, not by any stretch. Given all that's gone on over the week with his ballclub, manager Bob Melvin gladly welcomed it. Khris Davis hit a three-run homer and scored three times while rookies Chad Pinder and Bruce... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over IndiansOakland shortly thereafter. ... SS Marcus Semien will miss the next two days to
Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indians
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Oakland shortly thereafter. ... SS Marcus Semien will miss the next two days to be with his wife and newborn child. Manager Bob Melvin expects the team to make a roster move to replace Semien, who could wind up on the paternity list. UP... Read more
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The Mercury News
A's thump Indians 9-1to find a way to focus and get back on track." Sean Doolittle threw one inning
A's thump Indians 9-1
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
to find a way to focus and get back on track." Sean Doolittle threw one inning Tuesday for Triple-A Nashville, and manager Bob Melvin said the lefty felt good and will throw another inning with the Sounds on Thursday. After that, the A's will have... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over IndiansOakland shortly thereafter. ... SS Marcus Semien will miss the next two days to
Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indians
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Oakland shortly thereafter. ... SS Marcus Semien will miss the next two days to be with his wife and newborn child. Manager Bob Melvin expects the team to make a roster move to replace Semien, who could wind up on the paternity list. UP... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
A's players Valencia, Butler fined for clubhouse fightwho was injured in the incident, was placed on the seven-day concussion disable
A's players Valencia, Butler fined for clubhouse fight
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
who was injured in the incident, was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list Monday. Meanwhile, A's manager Bob Melvin said Valencia was being given Monday off to improve his mental state in the wake of his discipline, but that he... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
A's players Valencia, Butler fined for clubhouse fightwho was injured in the incident, was placed on the seven-day concussion disable
A's players Valencia, Butler fined for clubhouse fight
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
who was injured in the incident, was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list Monday. Meanwhile, A's manager Bob Melvin said Valencia was being given Monday off to improve his mental state in the wake of his discipline, but that he... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian A's drop close one to Indiansfeel for him because he's such a good soldier about going up and down and appre
Pajaronian A's drop close one to Indians
Register Pajaronian / Posted 3 days ago
feel for him because he's such a good soldier about going up and down and appreciates the opportunity he gets," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "You can't help but pull for a guy who's a great team guy and he performed. He's performing even better in... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Billy Butler Heads To Concussion DL After Fight With A’s Teammate Danny Valenciathing. Winning and good chemistry, and losing and bad chemistry. But it’s somet
Billy Butler Heads To Concussion DL After Fight With A’s Teammate Danny Valencia
New England Sports Network / Posted 3 days ago
thing. Winning and good chemistry, and losing and bad chemistry. But it’s something we’re always talking with (manager Bob Melvin) about and will constantly address.” The A’s have lost eight of their last 10 games and are now just a half-game... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Santana's HR lifts Indians over A's, 1feel for him because he's such a good soldier about going up and down and appre
Santana's HR lifts Indians over A's, 1
The Alliance Review / Posted 3 days ago
feel for him because he's such a good soldier about going up and down and appreciates the opportunity he gets," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "You can't help but pull for a guy who's a great team guy and he performed. He's performing even better in... Read more
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The News-Herald
Cleveland Indians: Carlos Carrasco dazzles in Oakland, Carlos Santana home run makes it standfeel for him because he’s such a good soldier about going up and down and appre
Cleveland Indians: Carlos Carrasco dazzles in Oakland, Carlos Santana home run makes it stand
The News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
feel for him because he’s such a good soldier about going up and down and appreciates the opportunity he gets,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “You can’t help but pull for a guy who’s a great team guy and he performed. He’s performing even better in... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Cleveland Indians: Carlos Carrasco dazzles in Oakland, Carlos Santana home run makes it standfeel for him because he’s such a good soldier about going up and down and appre
Cleveland Indians: Carlos Carrasco dazzles in Oakland, Carlos Santana home run makes it stand
The Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
feel for him because he’s such a good soldier about going up and down and appreciates the opportunity he gets,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “You can’t help but pull for a guy who’s a great team guy and he performed. He’s performing even better in... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Butler, Valencia fined for fightand it’s something we’ll constantly address.” Valencia wasn’t in Monday’s line
Butler, Valencia fined for fight
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
and it’s something we’ll constantly address.” Valencia wasn’t in Monday’s lineup either, but that was because manager Bob Melvin thought it wasn’t prudent to have him play. “I just didn’t feel like today would be the right day,” the manager... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s lose 1-0 as Indians’ Santana homers against Dullsport, once the game starts, it’s your job to go out there and perform at the h
A’s lose 1-0 as Indians’ Santana homers against Dull
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
sport, once the game starts, it’s your job to go out there and perform at the highest level you possibly can,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said when asked about the mood in the dugout after Friday’s clubhouse fight emerged as the main topic before the... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Indians Carlos Santana hits home run in winreview. It ended up proving costly, as Oakland quickly mounted an ensuing threa
Indians Carlos Santana hits home run in win
Chicago White Sox / Posted 3 days ago
review. It ended up proving costly, as Oakland quickly mounted an ensuing threat. "I thought he was safe," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "I went in there and it still looked to be like he was safe. Now the rule, you have to have evidence that... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Indians Carlos Santana hits home run in winreview. It ended up proving costly, as Oakland quickly mounted an ensuing threa
Indians Carlos Santana hits home run in win
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 3 days ago
review. It ended up proving costly, as Oakland quickly mounted an ensuing threat. "I thought he was safe," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "I went in there and it still looked to be like he was safe. Now the rule, you have to have evidence that... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Indians Carlos Santana hits home run in winreview. It ended up proving costly, as Oakland quickly mounted an ensuing threa
Indians Carlos Santana hits home run in win
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 3 days ago
review. It ended up proving costly, as Oakland quickly mounted an ensuing threat. "I thought he was safe," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "I went in there and it still looked to be like he was safe. Now the rule, you have to have evidence that... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Weaver, Henry, Sandoval, Gray, Storen, Jayspermit a rehab assignment, the road back to the big league hill may not pick up
Weaver, Henry, Sandoval, Gray, Storen, Jays
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 3 days ago
permit a rehab assignment, the road back to the big league hill may not pick up again in earnest until the spring. Manager Bob Melvin suggests that the best outcome at this point may be for Gray to “just throw off a mound and throw a bullpen” to... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
A's fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fighta three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but
A's fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fight
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
a three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but was available off the bench. A's manager Bob Melvin addressed the team without Valencia and Butler present on Sunday. Melvin said he stands by the decision to fine... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Santana homer gives Indians 1-0 win over A'scorner with one out in the sixth.Crisp, however, was thrown out trying to stret
Santana homer gives Indians 1-0 win over A's
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 3 days ago
corner with one out in the sixth.Crisp, however, was thrown out trying to stretch the hit into a triple, a call A's manager Bob Melvin challenged. The out was confirmed, which cost Oakland a run when Jake Smolinski followed with a single.An error on... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
A's fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fighta three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but
A's fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fight
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
a three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but was available off the bench. A's manager Bob Melvin addressed the team without Valencia and Butler present Sunday. Melvin said he stands by the decision to fine and... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
A's Ready to Move On After Butler-Valencia Clubhouse Fightwearing, and how those comments could potentially cost Valencia an endorsement
A's Ready to Move On After Butler-Valencia Clubhouse Fight
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
wearing, and how those comments could potentially cost Valencia an endorsement contract. And though Forst and manager Bob Melvin both expressed the sentiment that the fight could be left in the rearview mirror, the unspoken truth is that the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Butler-Valencia fight in A’s clubhouse exposes chemistry issuesand egg thing. Winning and good chemistry and losing and bad chemistry. But it’
Butler-Valencia fight in A’s clubhouse exposes chemistry issues
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
and egg thing. Winning and good chemistry and losing and bad chemistry. But it’s something we’re always talking with Bob (Melvin) about and will constantly address.” The A’s had two other recent unflattering off-field episodes that made... Read more
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TSN
A's fine Butler, Valencia after clubhouse fighta three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but
A's fine Butler, Valencia after clubhouse fight
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
a three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but was available off the bench. A's manager Bob Melvin addressed the team without Valencia and Butler present on Sunday. Melvin said he stands by the decision to fine... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s clubhouse fight: Butler, Valencia fined, Butler to DLsaid he and Butler haven’t spoken since the incident, and neither addressed the
A’s clubhouse fight: Butler, Valencia fined, Butler to DL
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
said he and Butler haven’t spoken since the incident, and neither addressed the full team, according to manager Bob Melvin, who did speak with the team Sunday in Chicago. “You’d like to handle things differently, but we’re handling it... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
A's fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fighta three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but
A's fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fight
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
a three-game homestand with the Indians on Monday. Valencia did not start but was available off the bench. A's manager Bob Melvin addressed the team without Valencia and Butler present on Sunday. Melvin said he stands by the decision to fine... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
A's clubhouse fight started because of a cleat endorsement dealyear — just seems to be an extraordinary turn of events because Butler was actu
A's clubhouse fight started because of a cleat endorsement deal
Yahoo Sports / Posted 3 days ago
year — just seems to be an extraordinary turn of events because Butler was actually injured and missed time. A’s skipper Bob Melvin told reporters Saturday that Butler was nauseous and vomiting, but that he didn’t have the flu. As The Chronicle... Read more
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The Mercury News
Clubhouse fight results in fines for two Oakland A's playersand it's something we'll constantly address." Valencia wasn't in Monday's line
Clubhouse fight results in fines for two Oakland A's players
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
and it's something we'll constantly address." Valencia wasn't in Monday's lineup either, but that was because manager Bob Melvin thought it wasn't prudent to have him play. "I just didn't feel like today would be the right day," the manager... Read more
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