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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 3 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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Yahoo Sports
Billy Butler regrets role in clubhouse scuffle that gave him concussionand not fists during a recent game. (Getty Images/Jason O. Watson) According t
Billy Butler regrets role in clubhouse scuffle that gave him concussion
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
and not fists during a recent game. (Getty Images/Jason O. Watson) According to a previous report from the Chronicle’s Susan Slusser, Butler for all intents and purposes butted into a conversation that didn’t involve him. He then proceeded to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Of Hot Red Sox, Cologne, Clubhouse Fights & Dog Daysseven-day concussion disabled list and both men were fined. The dispute was ov
Of Hot Red Sox, Cologne, Clubhouse Fights & Dog Days
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
seven-day concussion disabled list and both men were fined. The dispute was over shoes, according to Oakland beat reporter Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle: A shoe company representative was meeting with Valencia in the clubhouse before... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
A's clubhouse fight started because of a cleat endorsement dealAccording to A’s beat writer Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, the
A's clubhouse fight started because of a cleat endorsement deal
Yahoo Sports / Posted 6 days ago
According to A’s beat writer Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, the clash started when Butler butted into a conversation between Valencia and an equipment rep who was visiting the team. Valencia was being questioned about off-brand cleats... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
A's clubhouse fight started because of a cleat endorsement dealin the Oakland Athletics’ clubhouse that caused Butler to miss two games becaus
A's clubhouse fight started because of a cleat endorsement deal
Yahoo Sports / Posted 6 days ago
in the Oakland Athletics’ clubhouse that caused Butler to miss two games because of injury. According to A’s beat writer Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, the clash started when Butler butted into a conversation between Valencia and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Billy Butler hurt by Danny Valencia in altercation, sources say(9-8) Progress: Henderson Alvarez, yet to pitch for Oakland this season as he
A’s Billy Butler hurt by Danny Valencia in altercation, sources say
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
(9-8) Progress: Henderson Alvarez, yet to pitch for Oakland this season as he recovers from shoulder surgery, threw a 25-pitch bullpen session Saturday, all fastballs and changeups, and he could be on a rehab assignment soon. — Su... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Billy Butler Injured In Clubhouse Altercation With Danny ValenciaAthletics’ last two games due to injuries suffered in a clubhouse altercation w
Billy Butler Injured In Clubhouse Altercation With Danny Valencia
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics’ last two games due to injuries suffered in a clubhouse altercation with teammate Danny Valencia on Friday night, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. A’s manager Bob Melvin said Butler was absent due to nausea and... Read more
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CBS Sports
Billy Butler injured after altercation with A's teammate Danny Valenciavomiting, though he ruled out the flu. There seems to be more to this story th
Billy Butler injured after altercation with A's teammate Danny Valencia
CBS Sports / Posted 7 days ago
vomiting, though he ruled out the flu. There seems to be more to this story than a simple illness, however. According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, Butler was injured in an altercation with teammate Danny Valencia on Friday. No... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Marcus Semien‘s consecutive-games streak for A’s about to endlooks tired, he comes out and does his early work every day, he gets his rest,
Marcus Semien‘s consecutive-games streak for A’s about to end
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
looks tired, he comes out and does his early work every day, he gets his rest, he eats right.” at White Sox Detwiler (1-1) vs. Sale (14-6) at White Sox Hahn (2-4) vs. Quintana (9-9) vs. Indians Carrasco (8-6) vs. Triggs (0-1) — Susan Sl... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Injury Notes: McCullers, Cain, Gray, Ross, Sotofrom a sure thing, the Athletics may yet welcome back righty Sonny Gray this ye
Injury Notes: McCullers, Cain, Gray, Ross, Soto
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 9 days ago
from a sure thing, the Athletics may yet welcome back righty Sonny Gray this year, manager Bob Melvin said yesterday. As Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle tweets, the 26-year-old staff ace is beginning plyometric workouts and is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s to call up infielder Chad Pinder(8-8) vs. Shields (3-7) Alvarez makes progress:Henderson Alvarez, who is havi
A’s to call up infielder Chad Pinder
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
(8-8) vs. Shields (3-7) Alvarez makes progress:Henderson Alvarez, who is having a longer-than-expected recovery from shoulder surgery, threw a flat-ground session Monday, usually the final step before throwing off a mound. —... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson High graduate Chad Pinder is expected to join MLB's Oakland A's, perhaps Wednesday, newspaper reportsand then at Virginia Tech, is expected to join Major League Baseball’s Oakland
Poquoson High graduate Chad Pinder is expected to join MLB's Oakland A's, perhaps Wednesday, newspaper reports
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
and then at Virginia Tech, is expected to join Major League Baseball’s Oakland Athletics, perhaps as early as Wednesday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle has reported. Slusser’s article did not say explicitly that Pinder will be on... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Coco Crisp believes A's have ulterior motive for not playing himforward. At 36 years old, Crisp doesn’t fit into that group. While the organiz
Coco Crisp believes A's have ulterior motive for not playing him
Yahoo Sports / Posted 12 days ago
forward. At 36 years old, Crisp doesn’t fit into that group. While the organization’s reasoning makes sense, Crisp told Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronciel that he’s “extremely hurt” about the decision. “I’m extremely hurt, the way... Read more
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CBS Sports
Coco Crisp is 'extremely hurt' the A's are cutting back on his playing timebelieve the A's are intentionally scaling back his playing time to prevent the
Coco Crisp is 'extremely hurt' the A's are cutting back on his playing time
CBS Sports / Posted 12 days ago
believe the A's are intentionally scaling back his playing time to prevent the option from vesting. Here's what they told Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle: "I'm extremely hurt, the way things are being handled," said Crisp, who did... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
West Notes: Crisp, Sardinas, Dickerson, Padres, PaxtonCoco Crisp says that he believes the team is artificially holding down his play
West Notes: Crisp, Sardinas, Dickerson, Padres, Paxton
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 12 days ago
Coco Crisp says that he believes the team is artificially holding down his playing time to prevent his option from vesting, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Crisp says that he’s “extremely hurt” by the team’s “shady” handling of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Adrian Beltre blasts Texas past A’sHill deal with the Dodgers, retired the first 13 men he faced Monday, one start
Adrian Beltre blasts Texas past A’s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Hill deal with the Dodgers, retired the first 13 men he faced Monday, one start after coming one out from a perfect game for Triple-A Nashville. Cotton, who could join the A’s soon, allowed three runs in 51/3 innings against Reno. — Susan... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Could moving up A’s order help Marcus Semien’s average?an anti-inflammatory shot recently and believes he will be able to catch soon.
Could moving up A’s order help Marcus Semien’s average?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
an anti-inflammatory shot recently and believes he will be able to catch soon. “I think I’ve turned a corner. ... If not, I’ll switch to pitching,” joked Phegley, who retired two batters he faced as an emergency reliever this year. — Susan S... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sonny Gray’s elbow injury “an odd thing,” A’s starter sayson a one-year contract. An A’s public-relations employee said Henriques decline
Sonny Gray’s elbow injury “an odd thing,” A’s starter says
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
on a one-year contract. An A’s public-relations employee said Henriques declined to comment. vs. Orioles Gallardo (4-3) vs. Detwiler (0-0) vs. Orioles Tillman (14-4) vs. Triggs (0-0) vs. Mariners Miranda (0-0) vs. Manaea (3-7) — Susan Sl... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Injury Notes: Gray, Rasmus, PeraltaGray is headed to the disabled list for the second time in 2016, this time beca
Injury Notes: Gray, Rasmus, Peralta
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 21 days ago
Gray is headed to the disabled list for the second time in 2016, this time because of a right forearm strain, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle was among those to report (on Twitter). Gray’s roster spot will go to fellow... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Danny Valencia still in reduced role with Josh Reddick goneis thrilled the sport is back in for the next Games. “It’s a great sport to hav
A’s Danny Valencia still in reduced role with Josh Reddick gone
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
is thrilled the sport is back in for the next Games. “It’s a great sport to have in the Olympics,” he said. “This is great news. That was one of the best experiences, to represent your country, hear, ‘USA, USA!’ I’ll never forget it.” — Susan Slus... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Josh Reddick trade hard to take for A’s Bob Melvinrecalled Tuesday, is newly bald; he shaved his head in solidarity with his gran
Josh Reddick trade hard to take for A’s Bob Melvin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
recalled Tuesday, is newly bald; he shaved his head in solidarity with his grandma, Judy, who received her final chemotherapy treatment last week as she deals with cancer. Judy Ladendorf helped Ladendorf’s mother, Linda, raise him. — Susan S... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Butler homers amid beef with catcher in A’s loss(3-5) vs. TBA Sad news: Stephen Vogt’s mother, Toni, died Thursday at the age
Butler homers amid beef with catcher in A’s loss
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
(3-5) vs. TBA Sad news: Stephen Vogt’s mother, Toni, died Thursday at the age of 59. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her memory to the Visalia Rescue Mission, P.O. Box 109, Visalia, CA 93279; (559) 740-4178. ... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Athletics Likely To Trade Rich Hill, Won't Reach Extensionlist yesterday, and while the stint is expected to be minimal, it does cast a s
Athletics Likely To Trade Rich Hill, Won't Reach Extension
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 27 days ago
list yesterday, and while the stint is expected to be minimal, it does cast a shadow on the club’s ability to trade Hill. Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle characterized a Hill trade as a “long shot” today due to his placement on the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Diamond Digest: Major League Baseball’s top story lines this weekselling mode. On Saturday, they traded outfielder Billy Burns to Kansas City. L
Diamond Digest: Major League Baseball’s top story lines this week
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
selling mode. On Saturday, they traded outfielder Billy Burns to Kansas City. Left-hander Rich Hill and Reddick are “trade bait,” according to the San Francisco Chronicle’s Susan Slusser, but they are also talking extension with Hill. Sta... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Athletics Discussing Extension With Rich Hilllist yesterday, and while the stint is expected to be minimal, it does cast a s
Athletics Discussing Extension With Rich Hill
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 28 days ago
list yesterday, and while the stint is expected to be minimal, it does cast a shadow on the club’s ability to trade Hill. Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle characterized a Hill trade as a “long shot” today due to his placement on the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Rich Hill, Josh Reddick still trade bait; Hill is on the mendChris Gimenez, who is from Gilroy, lost an NBA Finals bet, picking the Warriors
A’s Rich Hill, Josh Reddick still trade bait; Hill is on the mend
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Chris Gimenez, who is from Gilroy, lost an NBA Finals bet, picking the Warriors over the Cavs. As a result, he had grow his hair, which comes in so sparsely he looks 20 years older. “I wasn’t going to bet against my guys,” he said. — Susan S... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Trade Rumors: CarGo, Beltran, Pirates, Angels, Tigers, Athleticssystem if they did market him. The Indians held some interest in Athletics lef
Trade Rumors: CarGo, Beltran, Pirates, Angels, Tigers, Athletics
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 28 days ago
system if they did market him. The Indians held some interest in Athletics lefty Marc Rzepczynski as of last night, per Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle (on Twitter). Of course, Slusser’s report was prior to the Indians’ blockbuster... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s fall at Cleveland; Butler homers after beef with Gimenez(3-5) vs. TBA Sad news: Stephen Vogt’s mother, Toni, died Thursday at the age
A’s fall at Cleveland; Butler homers after beef with Gimenez
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
(3-5) vs. TBA Sad news: Stephen Vogt’s mother, Toni, died Thursday at the age of 59. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her memory to the Visalia Rescue Mission, P.O. Box 109, Visalia, CA, 93279; (559) 740-4178. —... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A’s fall at Cleveland, lose series for first time since break(3-5) vs. TBA Sad news: Stephen Vogt’s mother, Toni, died Thursday at the age
A’s fall at Cleveland, lose series for first time since break
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
(3-5) vs. TBA Sad news: Stephen Vogt’s mother, Toni, died Thursday at the age of 59. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her memory to the Visalia Rescue Mission, P.O. Box 109, Visalia, CA, 93279; (559) 740-4178. —... Read more

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