Susan Slusser

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San Antonio Express-News
Dillon Overton to start for A’s Saturday; Rich Hill up in airthe first time since being shut down last month; he also wound up an internet s
Dillon Overton to start for A’s Saturday; Rich Hill up in air
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
the first time since being shut down last month; he also wound up an internet sensation for making invisible throws to a little boy who approached Doolittle and asked him to play with him - but who had zero idea who the reliever is. — Susan Sl... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Max Muncy rejoins A’s to provide bench helpto conditions: With temperatures in the high 90s and the humidity levels also h
Max Muncy rejoins A’s to provide bench help
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
to conditions: With temperatures in the high 90s and the humidity levels also high, manager Bob Melvin will have his players arrive at the ballpark a little later than usual Tuesday, and the team won’t hit on the field... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hot-hitting Bruce Maxwell gets first A’s callupbullpen session Sunday, but with a covering on his left middle finger, left raw
Hot-hitting Bruce Maxwell gets first A’s callup
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
bullpen session Sunday, but with a covering on his left middle finger, left raw after a blister tore off; the team still does not know when he will start next. Josh Phegley (knee) took batting practice but cannot crouch to catch yet. — Susan Slu... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Rich Hill unlikely to be ready to go Sundayvs. Graveman (6-6) Oops: Coco Crisp wasn’t the only one who thought he homered
A’s Rich Hill unlikely to be ready to go Sunday
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
vs. Graveman (6-6) Oops: Coco Crisp wasn’t the only one who thought he homered in the ninth Tuesday night; the Coliseum sound system played the opening notes of “Celebration,” the A’s post-win song, on Crisp’s game-tying double. — Susan... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Well-rested Dillon Overton back for A’s spot startthe stars that come out for it and the fans are out there in full force. It’s o
Well-rested Dillon Overton back for A’s spot start
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
the stars that come out for it and the fans are out there in full force. It’s one of a kind as far events go here.” Keuchel (6-9) vs. Overton (1-1) vs. Astros Fister (9-6) vs. Mengden (1-4) vs. Rays Moore (5-7) vs. Gray (4-8) — Susan Slu... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Axford making strides but Donaldson gets the better of himit to happen for four weeks and your ERA to balloon up three points,” he said.
A’s Axford making strides but Donaldson gets the better of him
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
it to happen for four weeks and your ERA to balloon up three points,” he said. “You have to just stick with what works.” Fiers (6-3) vs. Graveman (5-6) vs. Astros Keuchel (6-9) vs. TBA vs. Astros Fister (9-6) vs. Mengden (1-4) — Susan Slus... Read more
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CBS Sports
Despite a productive season, Danny Valencia is the odd man out for A'sand Josh Reddick are Grade-A pieces of trade bait and figure to be dealt prior
Despite a productive season, Danny Valencia is the odd man out for A's
CBS Sports / Posted 12 days ago
and Josh Reddick are Grade-A pieces of trade bait and figure to be dealt prior to the August 1 trade deadline. Furthermore, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle says the A's will sit some regulars in favor of younger players. One of those... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hill set for what might be final start for A’sthird and his professionalism in handling the decision to cut his playing time
Hill set for what might be final start for A’s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
third and his professionalism in handling the decision to cut his playing time potentially could keep him on the roster longer. Happ (12-3) vs. Hill (9-3) Fiers (6-3) vs. Graveman (5-6) vs. Astros Keuchel (6-9) vs. Manaea (3-5) — Susan Slus... Read more
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CBC.ca
Who will the Blue Jays target at the MLB trade deadline?close to being what it was last year so finding a deal that works may not be ac
Who will the Blue Jays target at the MLB trade deadline?
CBC.ca / Posted 16 days ago
close to being what it was last year so finding a deal that works may not be achievable, but they have scouted Gray, as Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle noted. Ervin Santana, SP, Minnesota Twins: The Twins have been one of the worst... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
With Ryan Dull’s emergence, could A’s trade another reliever?Saturday’s game. Doolittle and reliever Fernando Rodriguez, also out with a sh
With Ryan Dull’s emergence, could A’s trade another reliever?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
Saturday’s game. Doolittle and reliever Fernando Rodriguez, also out with a shoulder injury, have not resumed throwing, but both are feeling better, according to Melvin. All-Star break All-Star Game in San Diego All-Star break — Susan S... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Coco Crisp serves suspension, says he deserved itthought his quotes were great,” Melvin said. “He was frustrated and certainly d
A’s Coco Crisp serves suspension, says he deserved it
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
thought his quotes were great,” Melvin said. “He was frustrated and certainly didn’t mean to throw the bat at him, but he’s taking his medicine today.” Graveman (4-6) vs. McCullers (4-2) at Astros Manaea (3-5) vs. Keuchel (6-9) — Susan... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Royals Among Teams Interested In Josh ReddickReddick have not restarted contract talks, thereby increasing the likelihood of
Royals Among Teams Interested In Josh Reddick
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 20 days ago
Reddick have not restarted contract talks, thereby increasing the likelihood of a trade by the Aug. 1 deadline, reports Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle. The A’s offered Reddick a three-year, $36MM contract extension during the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Danny Valencia’s day off not lack-hustle relatedduring the season, our overall numbers don’t look great but here recently they’
Danny Valencia’s day off not lack-hustle related
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
during the season, our overall numbers don’t look great but here recently they’ve been really good, and I’d like to think it’s because of hard work,” Melvin said. at Astros Manaea (3-5) vs. Keuchel (6-9) All-Star Game, San Diego — Susan S... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
AL Trade Notes: Twins, ERod, Red Sox Pitching, HillWe’ll see what happens.” Hill has returned from the DL to rave reviews for the
AL Trade Notes: Twins, ERod, Red Sox Pitching, Hill
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 21 days ago
We’ll see what happens.” Hill has returned from the DL to rave reviews for the Athletics, and both Drellich and Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle suggest that widespread interest is building in the southpaw. The former cites... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Coco Crisp sorry for nearly hitting umpire with batFriday and he expects loads of friends, family members, former coaches and team
A’s Coco Crisp sorry for nearly hitting umpire with bat
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
Friday and he expects loads of friends, family members, former coaches and teammates. How many does Mengden expect in all? “I have no idea,” he said. “I’ve heard from a lot of people. and tt’s going to be like 30 family members.” — Susan... Read more
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TSN
Jays among teams scouting Gray, Santananight in a two-hit, complete-game shutout and Toronto Blue Jays scouts were the
Jays among teams scouting Gray, Santana
TSN / Posted 22 days ago
night in a two-hit, complete-game shutout and Toronto Blue Jays scouts were there to watch. The San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser reports that the Jays were among a number of teams to have scouts on hand at Target Field. The Baltimore... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Pitching Notes: Santana, Gray, Estrada, Anderson, Gearrinthis summer. Santana wasn’t the only starter of note in that contest, as Athle
Pitching Notes: Santana, Gray, Estrada, Anderson, Gearrin
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 22 days ago
this summer. Santana wasn’t the only starter of note in that contest, as Athletics righty Sonny Gray was also on the bump. Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the match-up drew attention from quite a few scouts, with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Ryan Madson would hand Ryan Dull All-Star spot if he gets onethe wait:Patrick Schuster’s family members sat through the nearly three-hour-de
A’s Ryan Madson would hand Ryan Dull All-Star spot if he gets one
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
the wait:Patrick Schuster’s family members sat through the nearly three-hour-delayed start Tuesday to see the lefty make his big-league debut. “They were pretty excited,” Schuster said. “They gave me hugs, said congratulations.” — Susa... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Patrick Schuster gets called up for first time, no jokeOakland for the second time. “As much as you tell yourself to keep it normal, y
Patrick Schuster gets called up for first time, no joke
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
Oakland for the second time. “As much as you tell yourself to keep it normal, you always want to do well against your former team,” he said. Milone will be a dad for the first time any day now; his wife, Tina, is due next week. — Sus... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s reliever Sean Doolittle shut down with labrum inflammationNo. 6 pick in the draft, for $4,069,200, and the Florida left-hander threw a bu
A’s reliever Sean Doolittle shut down with labrum inflammation
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
No. 6 pick in the draft, for $4,069,200, and the Florida left-hander threw a bullpen session at the Coliseum. Manager Bob Melvin said, “That slider looked like Dave Righetti’s, and Righetti’s was one of the best in all of baseball.” — Susan Sl... Read more

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