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Boston Herald
Our picks for MLB’s 2017 individual awardsleague this season and left their mark, including Andrew Benintendi of the Red
Boston Herald / Posted 14 days ago
league this season and left their mark, including Andrew Benintendi of the Red Sox, Trey Mancini, Orioles; Matt Chapman and Matt Olson, Athletics; Rafael Devers, Red Sox and Mitch Haniger, Mariners. • NL ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: Cody Bellinger,... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Frederick edges Holy Family in Tri-Valley openerhas just gone way up, far beyond what it has been in years past." Jacob Cole l
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 15 days ago
has just gone way up, far beyond what it has been in years past." Jacob Cole led Frederick with 61 rushing yards while Matt Olson pitched in 56 on a team-most 16 carries. Pita finished with 38 yards on the ground, and Jacob Green threw for 41... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s brass addresses offseason concerns, will continue to focus on youthbelieves the offense is fairly well set. The A’s couldn’t be happier with the y
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
believes the offense is fairly well set. The A’s couldn’t be happier with the young position players who came up this year: Matt Olson, Matt Chapman, Chad Pinder, Boog Powell and Bruce Maxwell. But the discussion about Olson (24 homers in 59 games)... Read more
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TSN
Led by Davis' bat, A's look to build on strong finishseason. The A's won six more games than last season. Davis has set an example
TSN / Posted 20 days ago
season. The A's won six more games than last season. Davis has set an example for young sluggers such as rookies Matt Olson and Matt Chapman, who hit 24 and 14 home runs, respectively. The veteran takes pride in doing so. "Absolutely,"... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Led by Davis' bat, young A's look to build on strong finishseason. The A's won six more games than last season. Davis has set an example
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
season. The A's won six more games than last season. Davis has set an example for young sluggers such as rookies Matt Olson and Matt Chapman, who hit 24 and 14 home runs, respectively. The veteran takes pride in doing so. "Absolutely,"... 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 beyondseason was inevitable during August, but the influx of talented prospects such
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
season was inevitable during August, but the influx of talented prospects such third baseman Matt Chapman and first baseman Matt Olson, the strong finishes of veterans Khris Davis, Jed Lowrie and Matt Joyce and the improved pitching and defense... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
A’s end season on high note and with high hopeshis second season in the big leagues having hit .271 with 25 home runs and 78 R
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 20 days ago
his second season in the big leagues having hit .271 with 25 home runs and 78 RBIs. Of course you can’t forget about Matt Olson, the rookie sensation who had his season cut short with a Grade 2 hamstring strain after blasting 24 home runs in... Read more
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The Mercury News
A’s spin another shutout to end season on high notehis second season in the big leagues having hit .271 with 25 home runs and 78 R
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
his second season in the big leagues having hit .271 with 25 home runs and 78 RBIs. Of course you can’t forget about Matt Olson, the rookie sensation who had his season cut short with a Grade 2 hamstring strain after blasting 24 home runs in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Strong start for Daniel Mengden, Khris Davis’ 43rd homer power A’s winis reason to feel optimistic about Oakland’s future. The young core group the t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
is reason to feel optimistic about Oakland’s future. The young core group the team plans to build around - Matt Chapman, Matt Olson, Chad Pinder, etc. - turned in nice rookie seasons and they showed some grit late in games in the final month of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Santiago Casilla sees similarities between Bob Melvin and Bruce Bochyby the potential of what the A’s could accomplish in 2018 with a full season of
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
by the potential of what the A’s could accomplish in 2018 with a full season of their young stars like Matt Chapman, Matt Olson, and Chad Pinder, who all have put up impressive numbers in the second half of the season. Franklin Barreto, the... Read more
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New York Post
Hardball’s MLB awards: It can’t just all be WAR gamesYankees Even with the seven-week dip, Judge assembled one of the great rookie
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
Yankees Even with the seven-week dip, Judge assembled one of the great rookie seasons ever. In both leagues with Oakland’s Matt Olson and Philadelphia’s Rhys Hoskins, you have to weigh what it means to come up late and hit a ton of homers against... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Pastor remembers life of woman struck, killed by car on walk home from churchFirst Baptist Church of Sharon right after revival. It happened just after 8 p
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
First Baptist Church of Sharon right after revival. It happened just after 8 p.m. Wednesday night on Sharon Road. Pastor Matt Olson spoke fondly about the legacy Perdue leaves behind. "Ms. Louise was one of our longtime members," Pastor Matt... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Pastor remembers the life of Ella Louise PerdueFirst Baptist Church of Sharon right after revival. It happened just after 8 p
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
First Baptist Church of Sharon right after revival. It happened just after 8 p.m. Wednesday night on Sharon Road. Pastor Matt Olson talked to WDAM about the legacy Perdue leaves behind. "Ms. Louise was one of our longtime members," Pastor Matt... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A’s Melvin makes the smart call with his extensionthat could skewer the deal. They have a sterling assemblage of young players wi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
that could skewer the deal. They have a sterling assemblage of young players with a future, including Matt Chapman, Matt Olson, Ryon Healy, Franklin Barreto and Chad Pinder. And Melvin, always doing the best with what he has, is regarded... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Does the A’s September surge mean anything?be carried into the 2018 season, the A’s won’t be a team you can ignore next Se
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 24 days ago
be carried into the 2018 season, the A’s won’t be a team you can ignore next September. It all starts with the Matts. Matt Olson has no idea how he posted one of the best power-hitting streaks in baseball this year. The A’s 23-year-old first... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Does the A’s September surge mean anything?be carried into the 2018 season, the A’s won’t be a team you can ignore next Se
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
be carried into the 2018 season, the A’s won’t be a team you can ignore next September. It all starts with the Matts. Matt Olson has no idea how he posted one of the best power-hitting streaks in baseball this year. The A’s 23-year-old first... Read more
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The Mercury News
The A’s September surge could bring big things in 2018on September 27, 2017 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Ge
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
on September 27, 2017 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) It all starts with the Matts. Matt Olson has no idea how he posted one of the best power-hitting streaks in baseball this year. The A’s 23-year-old first... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Khris Davis ties career-high for homers, but A’s loseto shut them down. Just before Tuesday’s 6-3 loss to the Mariners, A’s manager
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 25 days ago
to shut them down. Just before Tuesday’s 6-3 loss to the Mariners, A’s manager Bob Melvin confirmed that Jharel Cotton, Matt Olson and Boog Powell have all played their last game of the season. There is an outside chance for Chad Pinder, who is... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Khris Davis ties career-high for homers, but A’s loseto shut them down. Just before Tuesday’s 6-3 loss to the Mariners, A’s manager
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
to shut them down. Just before Tuesday’s 6-3 loss to the Mariners, A’s manager Bob Melvin confirmed that Jharel Cotton, Matt Olson and Boog Powell have all played their last game of the season. There is an outside chance for Chad Pinder, who is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Khris Davis hits 42nd homer in A’s 6-3 loss to Marinersteam ahead by clearing the wall. A’s manager Bob Melvin said Oakland’s young c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
team ahead by clearing the wall. A’s manager Bob Melvin said Oakland’s young core of hitters, including Ryon Healy, Matt Olson and Matt Chapman, have a power-hitting role model they can study. “They really like him,” Melvin said of Davis.... Read more
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Island Packet
Valencia, Alonso each hit home runs against former A's clubhim. An MRI exam showed no structural damage. ... RHP Raul Alcantara will start
Island Packet / Posted 25 days ago
him. An MRI exam showed no structural damage. ... RHP Raul Alcantara will start against the Rangers instead. ... Rookie 1B Matt Olson will not play again this season because of a Grade 2 hamstring strain. CF Boog Powell (swollen left knee) is done... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
A’s season-high win streak comes to an end as Felix Hernandez sets record for wins at Coliseumstarted a “Maxwell!” chant during each of his at-bats. He went 0 for 3 on the n
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 25 days ago
started a “Maxwell!” chant during each of his at-bats. He went 0 for 3 on the night. • The dream season of A’s rookie Matt Olson might be ending prematurely. After injuring his hamstring in the seventh inning of Sunday’s win over Texas when... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Without Matt Olson in lineup, A’s winning streak endsThanks in large part to Matt Olson catching fire in September, the A’s are pois
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
Thanks in large part to Matt Olson catching fire in September, the A’s are poised to turn in their best month in more than a year. Now, however, the team might be without the rookie first baseman the rest of the way. Olson incurred a grade 2 left... Read more
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Island Packet
Hernandez sharp, Mariners hit 4 homers in 7-1 win over A'sover. It's important to him, but he's not going to be available for a couple of
Island Packet / Posted 26 days ago
over. It's important to him, but he's not going to be available for a couple of days," Servais said. Athletics: 1B Matt Olson was scheduled to have an MRI to determine the severity of a hamstring injury he sustained Sunday. The 23-year-old... Read more
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The Mercury News
A’s slugger might have played his last game of seasonOAKLAND — The dream season of A’s rookie Matt Olson might might be ending prema
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
OAKLAND — The dream season of A’s rookie Matt Olson might might be ending prematurely. After injuring his hamstring in the seventh inning of Sunday’s win over Texas when stretching out for a ball at first base, Olson said things only got... Read more
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give me sport
Aaron Judge is about to earn major MLB achievement24 home runs and seven others were at 23. Matt Joyce, Eric Hosmer, Jose Altuve,
give me sport / Posted 27 days ago
24 home runs and seven others were at 23. Matt Joyce, Eric Hosmer, Jose Altuve, Anthony Rendon, Josh Bell, Hunter Renfroe, Matt Olson, Trey Mancini and Paul DeJong currently sit at 24 home runs. Article continues below By looking back on history,... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Davis Slugs 41st, Cotton Goes 5 Strong as A's Top Texas 8-1flew to Texas on Saturday morning to be with his ailing mother Verda, who lives
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
flew to Texas on Saturday morning to be with his ailing mother Verda, who lives in Clear Lake. Athletics: First baseman Matt Olson came out of the game after suffering a hamstring injury turning a double play in the top of the sixth inning. The... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Davis slugs 41st Cotton goes 5 strong as A's top Texas 8 1flew to Texas on Saturday morning to be with his ailing mother Verda, who lives
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 27 days ago
flew to Texas on Saturday morning to be with his ailing mother Verda, who lives in Clear Lake. Athletics: First baseman Matt Olson came out of the game after suffering a hamstring injury turning a double play in the top of the sixth inning. The... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Davis' Back-to-Back 40-Homer Season Leads A's Over RangersOAKLAND — Khris Davis’ pursuit of 40 homers had taken a backseat recently with
NBC Bay Area / Posted 28 days ago
OAKLAND — Khris Davis’ pursuit of 40 homers had taken a backseat recently with teammate Matt Olson going on his mad home run rampage. But Davis connected for his 40th in the second inning Saturday, providing the only offense the A’s required in a... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Rangers Fall 3 1/2 Back for Wild Card With 4-1 Loss to A'sThe Texas Rangers are running out of time to avoid missing the playoffs for the
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 29 days ago
The Texas Rangers are running out of time to avoid missing the playoffs for the fourth time in five years. Rookie Matt Olson hit his sixth home run in seven games, a second-inning drive off Nick Martinez that helped the Athletics beat Texas 4-1 on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Matt Olson homers again, A’s beat Texas 4second wild-card spot, the timing couldn’t be worse. In this series, Texas is
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
second wild-card spot, the timing couldn’t be worse. In this series, Texas is facing one of baseball’s hottest hitters in Matt Olson and one of the hottest clubs not named Cleveland. Friday, Olson, Oakland’s rookie first baseman, hammered his... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Rangers fall 3 1/2 games back in wild card race following loss to A'sOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Rookie Matt Olson hit his sixth home run in seven games
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Rookie Matt Olson hit his sixth home run in seven games, a second-inning drive off Nick Martinez that helped the Oakland Athletics beat Texas 4-1 on Friday night and damage the Rangers' playoff hopes. Olson homered following... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Rangers fall 3 1/2 back for wild card with 4 1 loss to A's AP News | 09/22/17 10:09 PM OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Rookie Matt Olson hit hi
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 29 days ago
AP News | 09/22/17 10:09 PM OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Rookie Matt Olson hit his sixth home run in seven games, a second-inning drive off Nick Martinez that helped the Oakland Athletics beat... Read more
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The Mercury News
A’s rookie Matt Olson continues unreal home run tearOAKLAND — There’s hitters going on hot streaks to begin their careers and then
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
OAKLAND — There’s hitters going on hot streaks to begin their careers and then there’s what Matt Olson has accomplished, which is now just ridiculous. Olson blasted yet another home run in Friday’s 4-1 victory over the Texas Rangers in front of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rangers fall 3 1/2 back for wild card with 4-1 loss to A'sOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Matt Olson hit his sixth home run in seven games,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Matt Olson hit his sixth home run in seven games, a second-inning drive off Nick Martinez that helped the Oakland Athletics beat Texas 4-1 on Friday night and damage the Rangers' playoff hopes. Olson homered following a... Read more
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