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MLB Trade Rumors
Cafardo's Latest: Orioles, Bautista, Hellickson, ReddickfWAR in 2,364 PAs from 2012-16. As of June, Reddick wanted in the neighborhood
Cafardo's Latest: Orioles, Bautista, Hellickson, Reddick
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 2 hours ago
fWAR in 2,364 PAs from 2012-16. As of June, Reddick wanted in the neighborhood of $15MM per annum on a four-plus-year deal, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reported. The A’s were offering well below that – in the three-year, $30MM range... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Sonny Gray on track to pitch in final weekat the Coliseum was extra sweet; he doesn’t mind sticking it to the A’s, who re
A’s Sonny Gray on track to pitch in final week
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
at the Coliseum was extra sweet; he doesn’t mind sticking it to the A’s, who released him. “Of course, why do you think I signed with Texas?” Griffin said, adding with a grin, “I guess it’s fitting - I’ve clinched here three times.“ — Susan Sl... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Khris Davis ‘flattered’ to get Player of Week awardin two years is scheduled for Tuesday. Musgrove (3-4) vs. Manaea (6-9) vs. As
A’s Khris Davis ‘flattered’ to get Player of Week award
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
in two years is scheduled for Tuesday. Musgrove (3-4) vs. Manaea (6-9) vs. Astros McHugh (11-10) vs. Mengden (2-7) — Susan Slusser vs. Astros Musgrove (3-4) vs. Manaea (6-9) vs. Astros McHugh (11-10) vs. Mengden (2-7) Davis honored:... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Derek Law option to close for Giants, and Strickland, tooa guy in the flow of the game. I don’t like to do that very often. ... It’s imp
Derek Law option to close for Giants, and Strickland, too
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
a guy in the flow of the game. I don’t like to do that very often. ... It’s important to go with our guys right now.” — Susan Slusser at Dodgers Bumgarner (14-9) vs. Kershaw (11-3) at Dodgers Cueto (16-5) vs. Hill (12-4) at Dodgers Moore... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Derek Law option to close for Giants, and Strickland, toothe damage. But that was a key stolen base for them and that’s something we hav
Derek Law option to close for Giants, and Strickland, too
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the damage. But that was a key stolen base for them and that’s something we have to get better at late in the ballgame.” — Susan Slusser at Dodgers Bumgarner (14-9) vs. Kershaw (11-3) at Dodgers Cueto (16-5) vs. Hill (12-4) at Dodgers Moore... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s lose to Seattle but Raul Alcantara shows big improvementoff the mound Sunday and will throw a bullpen session on the road trip. “Hopefu
A’s lose to Seattle but Raul Alcantara shows big improvement
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
off the mound Sunday and will throw a bullpen session on the road trip. “Hopefully, it keeps responding well,” he said. “I’m not worried about it as a long-term thing, but it’s nice to go out there and throw with pretty good effort.” — Susan Slu... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s lose to Seattle but Raul Alcantara shows big improvementGray, out for the past month with inflammation in his right elbow and forearm,
A’s lose to Seattle but Raul Alcantara shows big improvement
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Gray, out for the past month with inflammation in his right elbow and forearm, was scheduled to throw off a mound Sunday for the first time since incurring the injury, but he remains unlikely to pitch for Oakland again this year. — Susan... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
A's release Billy Butler with $12M left on disastrous contractThe Oakland A’s have cut ties with veteran designated hitter Billy Butler, repo
A's release Billy Butler with $12M left on disastrous contract
Yahoo Sports / Posted 13 days ago
The Oakland A’s have cut ties with veteran designated hitter Billy Butler, reports Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle. Thus ends a strange and seemingly doomed relationship less than two years into a three-year, $30 million agreement. As a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
You can win for losingMariners Hernandez (10-5) vs. Graveman (10-9) Tragic number: The A’s “tragic
You can win for losing
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
Mariners Hernandez (10-5) vs. Graveman (10-9) Tragic number: The A’s “tragic number” for elimination in the AL West remains one after their win Wednesday, and Texas’ loss to Seattle in the evening, and eight in the wild-card race. — Susan Slu... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Henderson Alvarez won’t pitch for A’s this seasonmight throw to hitters soon before rejoining the rotation. Melvin mentioned the
Henderson Alvarez won’t pitch for A’s this season
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
might throw to hitters soon before rejoining the rotation. Melvin mentioned the possibility of using a six-man rotation later in the month. vs. Angels Meyer (0-1) vs. Cotton (0-0) vs. Mariners Iwakuma (14-11) vs. Mengden (1-6) — Susan S... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Alvarez, Gray, Triggs Unlikely To Pitch Again In 2016that Alvarez will not pitch for the A’s in 2016 due to further setbacks in his
Alvarez, Gray, Triggs Unlikely To Pitch Again In 2016
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 18 days ago
that Alvarez will not pitch for the A’s in 2016 due to further setbacks in his return from 2015 shoulder surgery, as Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle writes. Alvarez’s rehab sting with Class-A Stockton was cut short recently, and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Marcus Semien warming up to A’s leadoff roleto open the playoffs and losing three starters to Oakland in six days, the A’s
Marcus Semien warming up to A’s leadoff role
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
to open the playoffs and losing three starters to Oakland in six days, the A’s claimed right-hander Donn Roach, 26, from Detroit and sent him to the Sounds. Roach is 3-1 with a 5.77 ERA in 21 big-league games, including two starts. — Susan S... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Boston’s David Ortiz has fans in A’s clubhouseA Stockton utilityman Melvin Mercedes played all nine positions Saturday, inclu
Boston’s David Ortiz has fans in A’s clubhouse
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
A Stockton utilityman Melvin Mercedes played all nine positions Saturday, including striking out two while pitching. “We do value versatility, and I don’t know if you can get more versatile than that,“ A’s manager Bob Melvin said. — Susan... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Extra rehab time does A’s Sean Doolittle rightplayed catch at a distance of 90 feet, his fourth day of throwing on the field.
Extra rehab time does A’s Sean Doolittle right
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
played catch at a distance of 90 feet, his fourth day of throwing on the field. He still hopes to pitch for the A’s this year, as does Henderson Alvarez (shoulder), who will make a rehab start with Class-A Stockton on Saturday. — Sus... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
We can all learn something from Billy Butlerand Danny Valencia share a high-five and not fists during a recent game. (Getty
We can all learn something from Billy Butler
Yahoo Sports / Posted 30 days ago
and Danny Valencia share a high-five and not fists during a recent game. (Getty Images/Jason O. Watson) According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, Valencia popped Butler in the head because Butler told a cleats rep that he... Read more

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