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KERA North Texas
MLB Rallies To Help Boy Whose Baseball Collection Was Destroyed By Firemy 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also a ball signed
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
my 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also a ball signed by the whole team and Ricky [Henderson] and Bob Melvin," Smith wrote. "I had a major league baseball and it all burned up. So sad. I know you are not all together but... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
MLB Rallies To Help Boy Whose Baseball Collection Was Destroyed By Firemy 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also a ball signed
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
my 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also a ball signed by the whole team and Ricky [Henderson] and Bob Melvin," Smith wrote. "I had a major league baseball and it all burned up. So sad. I know you are not all together but... Read more
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ABC News
Oakland A's respond to young fan's heartbreaking letter after home destroyed in firesmy 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also a ball signed
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
my 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also a ball signed by the whole team and Rickey Henderson and Bob Melvin. I am 9-years-old and I had a major league baseball and it all burned up... so sad. I know you are not all... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Young A’s fan writes letter to team after losing possessions in firesmy 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also and ball signe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
my 17 jerseys and 10 hats and my baseball from the game and also and ball signed by the whole team and Rickey Henderson and Bob Melvin. My brother and me have so much fun but he is only 9 months old. I am teaching him how to throw balls. I had every... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:manager of the Mets to take a job in the team's front office. One last-place sk
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
manager of the Mets to take a job in the team's front office. One last-place skipper who won't have to worry is Oakland's Bob Melvin, whose contract was extended through 2019. Baltimore's Buck Showalter is also considered safe despite a poor... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s brass addresses offseason concerns, will continue to focus on youth“I did.” They repeated this routine later when Chapman was the topic. As for
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
“I did.” They repeated this routine later when Chapman was the topic. As for the more experienced players, manager Bob Melvin noted how well Matt Joyce played after his rough start to the season, hitting a career-high 25 homers. Melvin said... Read more
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TSN
Led by Davis' bat, A's look to build on strong finishhighlights for the Athletics in another last-place season — and there were many
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
highlights for the Athletics in another last-place season — and there were many others by young prospects whom manager Bob Melvin and the front office are counting on to carry the club into 2018. There is major optimism in Oakland, and serious... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Led by Davis' bat, young A's look to build on strong finishhighlights for the Athletics in another last-place season — and there were many
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
highlights for the Athletics in another last-place season — and there were many others by young prospects whom manager Bob Melvin and the front office are counting on to carry the club into 2018. There is major optimism in Oakland, and serious... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s braced to lose coach Chip Hale to a managerial opportunity againBob Melvin was happy to get longtime coach Chip Hale back by his side this year
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
Bob Melvin was happy to get longtime coach Chip Hale back by his side this year after Hale was let go by Arizona following two years of managing the Diamondbacks. Hale’s return to Oakland might be brief, though; there are two managers’ jobs open... Read more
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The Mercury News
A’s sad to see the season come to an end for once, look excitedly toward 2018 and beyondsure, the men in charge of baseball operations — vice president Billy Beane, ge
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
sure, the men in charge of baseball operations — vice president Billy Beane, general manager David Forst and field manager Bob Melvin — were all wearing smiles at the Coliseum Monday as they summed up the season. But even more significant, they... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
MLB power rankings: Indians end season at No. 1-CARDINALS #12Miami Marlins: -1 ►What's more impressive: Stanton's 59 homers or Ichiro's 27
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
Miami Marlins: -1 ►What's more impressive: Stanton's 59 homers or Ichiro's 27 pinch hits? 21. Oakland Athletics: -- ►Bob Melvin signed through 2019 season. 22. Pittsburgh Pirates: +1 ►GM plans on Andrew McCuthchen returning as their center... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Athletics end last-place season with 5-2 win over Rangersand a strained right oblique this season, walked one and allowed only four sing
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
and a strained right oblique this season, walked one and allowed only four singles. "Unbelievable, really," manager Bob Melvin said. "That's the best work we've seen from him." Khris Davis hit his career-best 43rd homer for the Athletics... Read more
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Gulf News
Athletics bring late cheer to a poor seasonseason, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
season, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17 victories in their last 24 games. Manager Bob Melvin even got a contract extension this week, adding a year through 2019.Texas didn’t have a base runner against... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
A’s end season on high note and with high hopes2017 by not allowing a run in three of his final four starts. “That’s the best
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 19 days ago
2017 by not allowing a run in three of his final four starts. “That’s the best work we’ve seen from him,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “To come out of the pack and perform as well as he did at a time where we were struggling a little bit in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Twins check Sano's leg, 3 teams oust managersmanager of the Mets to take a job in the team's front office. One last-place sk
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
manager of the Mets to take a job in the team's front office. One last-place skipper who won't have to worry is Oakland's Bob Melvin, whose contract was extended through 2019. Baltimore's Buck Showalter is also considered safe despite a poor... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Twins check Sano's leg, 3 teams oust managersmanager of the Mets to take a job in the team's front office. One last-place sk
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
manager of the Mets to take a job in the team's front office. One last-place skipper who won't have to worry is Oakland's Bob Melvin, whose contract was extended through 2019. Baltimore's Buck Showalter is also considered safe despite a poor... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Rangers End Season With 5-2 Loss To Athleticsseason, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
season, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17 victories in their last 24 games. Manager Bob Melvin even got a contract extension this week, adding a year through 2019. Texas didn’t have a base runner against... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Athletics End Last-Place Season With 5-2 Win Over Rangersseason, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
season, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17 victories in their last 24 games. Manager Bob Melvin even got a contract extension this week, adding a year through 2019. Texas didn't have a base runner against... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Mengden Mows Down Rangers, A's End 2017 on High Noteminors. That puts him squarely in the mix to compete for a rotation spot in spr
NBC Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
minors. That puts him squarely in the mix to compete for a rotation spot in spring training. Big finish for KD Manager Bob Melvin talked before the game about wanting to give a few players chances to reach statistical milestones. That included... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Athletics end last place season with 5 2 win over Rangersseason, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 days ago
season, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17 victories in their last 24 games. Manager Bob Melvin even got a contract extension this week, adding a year through 2019. Texas didn't have a base runner against... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Athletics end last place season with 5 2 win over Rangersseason, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 days ago
season, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17 victories in their last 24 games. Manager Bob Melvin even got a contract extension this week, adding a year through 2019. Texas didn't have a base runner against... Read more
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TSN
Athletics end season with win over Rangersseason, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17
TSN / Posted 19 days ago
season, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17 victories in their last 24 games. Manager Bob Melvin even got a contract extension this week, adding a year through 2019. Texas didn't have a base runner against... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Athletics end last-place season with 5-2 win over Rangersseason, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
season, a franchise first, but won six more games than last season thanks to 17 victories in their last 24 games. Manager Bob Melvin even got a contract extension this week, adding a year through 2019. Texas didn't have a base runner against... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Strong start for Daniel Mengden, Khris Davis’ 43rd homer power A’s winhoped to up his average to .250 on the final day, had a hit and scored a run an
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
hoped to up his average to .250 on the final day, had a hit and scored a run and his average remained at .249. Manager Bob Melvin said before the game that finishing up with a win would provide a nice note going into the offseason and that the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Daniel Gossett turns in shortest outing of career as A’s get roughed up by Rangersyear, two-out hitting by the Rangers burned him. Three straight two-out hits p
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 19 days ago
year, two-out hitting by the Rangers burned him. Three straight two-out hits put the Rangers ahead 4-0 and led A’s manager Bob Melvin to pull the plug on Gossett’s night. Melvin believes Gossett became fell victim to fatigue towards the end of the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Gallo hits homers 40, 41 in Rangers' winTexas and has been volunteering his time as a clubhouse assistant. "He seems t
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
Texas and has been volunteering his time as a clubhouse assistant. "He seems to be enjoying himself with it," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "And actually you have to almost take a double take when you walk by him, because he actually looks like he... Read more
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TSN
Gallo hits HRs 40, 41 to lift Rangers over A'sTexas and has been volunteering his time as a clubhouse assistant. "He seems t
TSN / Posted 20 days ago
Texas and has been volunteering his time as a clubhouse assistant. "He seems to be enjoying himself with it," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "And actually you have to almost take a double take when you walk by him, because he actually looks like he... Read more
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The Mercury News
Daniel Gossett turns in shortest outing of career as A’s get roughed up by Rangersyear, two-out hitting by the Rangers burned him. Three straight two-out hits p
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
year, two-out hitting by the Rangers burned him. Three straight two-out hits put the Rangers ahead 4-0 and led A’s manager Bob Melvin to pull the plug on Gossett’s night. Melvin believes Gossett became fell victim to fatigue towards the end of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gallo hits HRs 40, 41 to lift Rangers over A's 8Texas and has been volunteering his time as a clubhouse assistant. "He seems t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
Texas and has been volunteering his time as a clubhouse assistant. "He seems to be enjoying himself with it," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "And actually you have to almost take a double take when you walk by him, because he actually looks like he... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Short night for Daniel Gossett in A’s loss at Texashistory after Gil Heredia’s 2.22 homers per nine innings in 2001. “I think he’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
history after Gil Heredia’s 2.22 homers per nine innings in 2001. “I think he’s a little tired at this point,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “Younger guys in September, it’s a month they haven’t played before. He’s out there grinding but hung a few... Read more
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The Mercury News
Santiago Casilla sees similarities between Bob Melvin and Bruce Bochya quality manager. He saw Bruce Bochy’s leadership make an impact as a member o
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
a quality manager. He saw Bruce Bochy’s leadership make an impact as a member of the San Francisco Giants, and he believes Bob Melvin could do the same in Oakland. After learning the news of Melvin’s one-year extension that would keep the manager... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s starter Kendall Graveman pitches in as clubhouse attendantdifferent items for them or chiding him for losing articles of clothing. “I’m
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
different items for them or chiding him for losing articles of clothing. “I’m not going to have to tip you, am I?” manager Bob Melvin said as he strolled past Graveman wearing the full “clubbie” uniform, blue shirt with black shorts. Graveman said... Read more
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New York Post
Two early favorites to replace Terry Collins are familiar facesfollowing the 2010 season, the newly hired Alderson interviewed 10 candidates f
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
following the 2010 season, the newly hired Alderson interviewed 10 candidates for the job, and four — Collins, Hale, Bob Melvin and Wally Backman — returned for a second round of interviews. Jeff Wilpon is expected to sit in with Alderson... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
A’s prospect hits first homer in loss to Texasthe starting lineup as the designated hitter. Although he had only had 10 at-ba
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 21 days ago
the starting lineup as the designated hitter. Although he had only had 10 at-bats heading into Friday’s game, A’s manager Bob Melvin figured Nunez, who led Triple-A with 32 home runs this season, would find a way to fit in with the club’s future... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Choo homers as Rangers top A'sappropriately named the "Fans of the Game" on the Rangers television broadcast.
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
appropriately named the "Fans of the Game" on the Rangers television broadcast. TRAINERS ROOM Athletics: Oakland manager Bob Melvin said that CF Dustin Fowler (knee) is progressing well and the hope is that he'll be ready to compete for a... Read more
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TSN
Choo homers as Rangers top A'sstarter Raul Alcantara (1-2), who allowed five hits and four runs in 4 1/3 inni
TSN / Posted 21 days ago
starter Raul Alcantara (1-2), who allowed five hits and four runs in 4 1/3 innings. "Good stuff again today," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "The home run was his undoing." Texas tacked on another run in the fifth against reliever Sam Moll when... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Choo homers as Rangers top A'sappropriately named the "Fans of the Game" on the Rangers television broadcast.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
appropriately named the "Fans of the Game" on the Rangers television broadcast. TRAINERS ROOM Athletics: Oakland manager Bob Melvin said that CF Dustin Fowler (knee) is progressing well and the hope is that he'll be ready to compete for a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jed Lowrie sets Oakland doubles record in A’s loss at TexasRaul Alcantara started for Oakland on Friday; he’d done so well in two emergenc
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Raul Alcantara started for Oakland on Friday; he’d done so well in two emergency starts his last two times out, manager Bob Melvin joked that they’d tried to figure out how to spring it on Alcantara at the last moment that he’d get the ball... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Maxwell takes a knee is booed in Texasof the A's dugout. After the anthem was complete he rose and received a hug fro
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
of the A's dugout. After the anthem was complete he rose and received a hug from Oakland outfielder Mark Canha. Earlier this week A's manager Bob Melvin said he expected the protest to continue because Maxwell was committed to it.Other Sta... Read more
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TSN
Maxwell takes knee, booed in Texasteammates in front of the A's dugout. After the anthem was complete he rose and
TSN / Posted 21 days ago
teammates in front of the A's dugout. After the anthem was complete he rose and received a hug from Oakland outfielder Mark Canha. Earlier this week A's manager Bob Melvin said he expected the protest to continue because Maxwell was committed to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Maxwell takes a knee, is booed in Texasteammates in front of the A's dugout. After the anthem was complete he rose and
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
teammates in front of the A's dugout. After the anthem was complete he rose and received a hug from Oakland outfielder Mark Canha. Earlier this week A's manager Bob Melvin said he expected the protest to continue because Maxwell was committed to... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Healy, Manaea Lead A's Past Slumping Rangers 4-1runs in 6 2/3 innings. “That’s finishing on a strong note for a guy that was r
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
runs in 6 2/3 innings. “That’s finishing on a strong note for a guy that was really grinding toward the end,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said. “He had a couple bouts this season with adversity and pitched through it.” It was the fifth straight road... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Notessecond on the Nationals with 29 home runs and fourth with 87 RBI. ATHLETICS M
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
second on the Nationals with 29 home runs and fourth with 87 RBI. ATHLETICS More years for Melvin OAKLAND, Calif. -- Bob Melvin is set to manage at least two more years for the Oakland Athletics, with his latest extension announced Thursday... Read more
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Island Packet
Thursday's Sports in Briefto the event. ... We think the greater sailing community relates more to a mono
Island Packet / Posted 22 days ago
to the event. ... We think the greater sailing community relates more to a monohull." BASEBALL OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Bob Melvin is set to manage at least two more years for the Oakland Athletics, with his latest extension announced Thursday... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:break ground for new stadium Also in the majors: - The Athletics have announc
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 days ago
break ground for new stadium Also in the majors: - The Athletics have announced a one-year contract extension for Bob Melvin that would keep the manager in their dugout through the 2019 season. Melvin has been a Manager of the Year in both... Read more
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Island Packet
Healy, Manaea lead A's past slumping Rangers 4-1runs in 6 2/3 innings. "That's finishing on a strong note for a guy that was r
Island Packet / Posted 22 days ago
runs in 6 2/3 innings. "That's finishing on a strong note for a guy that was really grinding toward the end," A's manager Bob Melvin said. "He had a couple bouts this season with adversity and pitched through it." It was the fifth straight road... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Rangers show up to ballpark for 159th straight game (lose 7th straight, 4-1 to Oakland)loaded the bases without a hit, thanks to walks by Middlebrooks and DeShields s
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
loaded the bases without a hit, thanks to walks by Middlebrooks and DeShields sandwiching a Calhoun hit-by-pitch. But a Bob Melvin pitching change was effective: Liam Hendriks retired Elvis Andrus on a line out to right field. Then in the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Healy Manaea lead A's past slumping Rangers 4 1Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin (6) and trainer Nick Paparesta,… AP News
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 22 days ago
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin (6) and trainer Nick Paparesta,… AP News | 09/28/17 08:09 PM ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Ryon Healy hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the sixth inning to help the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Healy, Manaea lead A's past slumping Rangers 4players against racial injustice. This was Maxwell's first road game since he b
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
players against racial injustice. This was Maxwell's first road game since he began his protest last weekend. A's manager Bob Melvin said before the game he expected the protest to continue because of Maxwell was committed to it. Manaea (12-10)... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sean Manaea finishes season strong in A’s win at TexasAfter missing his last start with upper-back tightness, Sean Manaea got a corti
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
After missing his last start with upper-back tightness, Sean Manaea got a cortisone shot for the problem and manager Bob Melvin said Manaea was feeling as good as he had all year. It showed. In his final start of the season, Manaea worked into the... Read more
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