Oakland Athletics’ Bartolo Colon Headed for Another PED Suspension?

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Discouraging news came out in the past few hours surrounding the story of the Biogenesis clinic in Florida. Sources are speculating that a host of notable MLB players could end up suspending players such as Ryan Braun, Alex Rodriguez, Robinson […]

Oakland Athletics’ Nate Freiman Named AL Rookie of the Month for May

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Nate Freiman of the Oakland Athletics was named the American League Rookie of the Month on Monday, after hitting .351 throughout May with three doubles, a home run and nine RBI. After being picked up by the A’s off the waiver […]

Dan Straily Shines Again for Oakland Athletics Against Chicago White Sox

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Dan Straily is really putting forth a strong argument to keep his spot in the Oakland Athletics‘ rotation solidified. On Saturday, Straily had his third consecutive solid game, tossing six innings of one-run ball against the Chicago White Sox. He […]

Series Preview: Oakland Athletics vs Chicago White Sox

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The Oakland Athletics will open a three-game home series against the Chicago White Sox on Friday at the O.Co Coliseum. Despite losing to the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on Thursday afternoon, Oakland is riding high — they took three of four against the defending World Champions, […]

Oakland Athletics’ Pitching the Reason for Current Hot Streak

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For much of the first month of the 2013 season, the Oakland Athletics received underwhelming pitching performances from key pitchers expected to excel. Some cried regression, others claimed growing pains, but whatever the cause, it led to a bit of […]

Dan Straily Earning His Keep in Oakland Athletics’ Rotation

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It was less than two weeks ago that Oakland Athletics starter Dan Straily‘s spot in the pitching rotation seemed in doubt. A few inconsistent outings from the 23-year old made some consider other options for the A’s, such as calling […]

Oakland Athletics: Josh Reddick’s Wrist Feeling Better, Rehab Assignment on Horizon

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Josh Reddick is still sidelined with a wrist injury, but Friday’s news from the Oakland Athletics was very encouraging. The outfielder took twenty swings during batting practice before the team’s game with the Houston Astros and showed no ill effects, spraying line drives all over […]

Chris Young’s Hometown Heroics Lead Oakland Athletics to Victory Over Houston Astros

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The Oakland Athletics pulled out an exciting 6-5 win on Friday night against the Houston Astros, all thanks to outfielder Chris Young. Young, who was born in Houston and had a large contingent of friends and family cheering him on […]

Oakland Athletics Reinstate Hiroyuki Nakajima, Option Him to Triple-A Sacramento

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The Oakland Athletics activated infielder Hiroyuki Nakajima from the disabled list on Thursday and optioned him back to Triple-A Sacramento. Nakajima, who has yet to make his official debut for the A’s on the big-league level, had been serving a […]

Oakland Athletics’ Jarrod Parker Starting to Get Back to Normal

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Jarrod Parker and the Oakland Athletics didn’t come out with a victory on Wednesday afternoon against the Texas Rangers, but the pitcher did have a second consecutive solid outing. The A’s dropped the contest 3-1, taking two of three at the […]

Oakland Athletics’ Daric Barton Clears Waivers, Heads Back to Triple-A Sacramento

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Last weekend, the Oakland Athletics designated first baseman Daric Barton for assignment, and it seemed as if Barton’s tenure with the organization may have found its end. Not so. The team announced today that Barton cleared waivers and was outrighted to the […]

Yoenis Cespedes Comes Up Big in Oakland Athletics’ 4-3 Victory Over Kansas City Royals

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It’s no secret that the Oakland Athletics will only go as far as Yoenis Cespedes takes them, and his bat lifted them to victory on Sunday afternoon. The A’s won the third game of a weekend series against the Kansas […]