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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 yesterday
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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San Antonio Express-News
Despite Coco Crisp’s grand slam, A’s fall at Anaheimfamily has had a great time visiting Southern California this weekend. They saw
Despite Coco Crisp’s grand slam, A’s fall at Anaheim
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
family has had a great time visiting Southern California this weekend. They saw Overton win his debut Saturday, then spent Sunday taking his young niece and nephew to Disneyland before returning to Oklahoma. “Pretty awesome,” he said. — Susan Slus... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ryan Dull might be A’s best bet for All(3-6) vs. Suarez (3-1) D grade: With three errors Friday in Anaheim, the A’s e
Ryan Dull might be A’s best bet for All
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
(3-6) vs. Suarez (3-1) D grade: With three errors Friday in Anaheim, the A’s entered Saturday’s game with 13 in their past 11 games and 53 overall, the most in the American League and tied for third most in the majors... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Dillon Overton speeds to big leagues despite surgeryOn Thursday night, each batter in the A’s starting lineup recorded exactly one
A’s Dillon Overton speeds to big leagues despite surgery
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
On Thursday night, each batter in the A’s starting lineup recorded exactly one hit in a 5-4 win over the Angels, the third time in Oakland history that each starter had exactly one hit and the first time since July 28, 1977. —... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Umpire Paul Emmel Hit in Head by Bat During A's vs. Angels Gamebat, which appeared to split his head open. Emmel was taken to the hospital fo
Umpire Paul Emmel Hit in Head by Bat During A's vs. Angels Game
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
bat, which appeared to split his head open. Emmel was taken to the hospital for stitches, but he is expected to be OK, per Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle. MLB.com also provided video of the mishap: Fox Sports West's Jill Painter... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s move Eric Surkamp’s start; Dillon Overton to go Saturdayon Thursday after stealing his first base with his new club one day earlier. “I
A’s move Eric Surkamp’s start; Dillon Overton to go Saturday
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
on Thursday after stealing his first base with his new club one day earlier. “It was a blur,” manager Bob Melvin said. “He couldn’t wait to run. We actually had a hold on him, and as soon as we gave him the green light, he was gone.” — Susan Slu... Read more
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CBS Sports
A's minor-leaguer Andrew Lambo being treated for testicular cancertreated for testicular cancer at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, where the
A's minor-leaguer Andrew Lambo being treated for testicular cancer
CBS Sports / Posted 10 days ago
treated for testicular cancer at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, where the A's Triple-A affiliate is located. Via Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, here's the team's statement: Lambo, who turns 28 in August, this season is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Billy Burns showing signs of getting on trackback in the second half. First baseman-outfielder Mark Canha, who had season-en
A’s Billy Burns showing signs of getting on track
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
back in the second half. First baseman-outfielder Mark Canha, who had season-ending hip surgery last month, said he’ll be off crutches Tuesday. vs. Angels Weaver (5-6) vs. Surkamp (0-4) vs. Brewers Nelson (5-6) vs. Gray (3-6) — Susan... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Penguins vs. Sharks: Game 6 Score and Reaction from 2016 Stanley Cup Finalthen parlayed that momentum into a power play of its own with less than nine mi
Penguins vs. Sharks: Game 6 Score and Reaction from 2016 Stanley Cup Final
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
then parlayed that momentum into a power play of its own with less than nine minutes remaining on a Brent Burns slash. Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle was impressed with the Penguins' effort in a number of areas with the Stanley... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brent Burns’ goal ends drought 64 seconds into Game 5couple of other Warriors employees made the two-hour drive from Cleveland, wher
Brent Burns’ goal ends drought 64 seconds into Game 5
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
couple of other Warriors employees made the two-hour drive from Cleveland, where the Warriors had an off day from the NBA Finals. “Showing our support!” Myers texted. Chronicle staff writers Susan Slusser and Ann Killion contributed to this repo... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Billy Beane Suggests A's Injuries Won't Lead To Early Sell-Offdealing with a run of injuries that VP of baseball operations Billy Beane calls
Billy Beane Suggests A's Injuries Won't Lead To Early Sell-Off
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 1 months ago
dealing with a run of injuries that VP of baseball operations Billy Beane calls “the worst one since I’ve been here,” as Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle writes. The pitching staff, in particular, has been dogged by health... Read more

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