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Thursday | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Moss powers A's past Astros

Jed Lowrie had three hits and drove in a run for the A's, who have the best record in baseball and are a season-best 25 games over .500.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Eric Sogard, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, Scott Feldman

Thursday | Berkshire Eagle

Brian Sullivan: Cereal killer bowled over by the sugar

I used to be a cereal killer. I probably still am if given the opportunity. But, sad as it is to admit, I never quite figured out the ol' cereal bowl.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

BaySportsNet.com

Cespedes Belts Two Homers, Helps A's Outlast Astros 9-7

Following their 12-inning loss to the Astros Monday night, the A's looked to give the weeknight crowd of a little over 28,300 fans something more to cheer about than just the root beer floats that were served pre-game in the East Side Club.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Brad Peacock, Sean Doolittle, Eric Sogard

Athletics Nation

The Oakland Athletics have the best plate discipline in MLB

We all know the Moneyball Fallacy. The belief that Moneyball means taking walks and eschewing defense because those are the things that the 2002 Oakland Athletics did.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Sogard, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Athletics Nation

A's attendance shows encouraging jump in 2014

The A's are approaching a per-game average crowd of 25,000 in 2014, which would put their seasonal attendance at 2,000,000 for the first time since 2005.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Stephen Vogt has become an Oakland A's fan favorite

You hear it at least three or four times a game when the A's play at home these days.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Vogt, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Daric Barton, Derek Norris

Baseball Prospectus

Shift Sift: The Coco Defense by Chris Mosch

At the end of May , I introduced the idea that some teams were going from playing nearly straightaway to using a full overshift once they got two strikes on certain pull-heavy, bunt-threat lefties.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Camden Chat

Orioles pitching resembles O.co Coliseum sewage as Athletics crush them, 10-2

The Orioles stunk in Oakland on Sunday afternoon, dropping the rubber game of their series against the Athletics, 10-2.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Kevin Gausman, Sonny Gray, J.J. Hardy, Chris Davis

Sat Jul 19, 2014

SFGate

Donaldson's 3-run walk-off homer lifts A's over Orioles

Josh Donaldson belted the first pitch he saw from Zach Britton well over the fence in left-center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Josh Donaldson, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Andy Parrino, Manny Machado

Thu Jul 17, 2014

CBS Sports

Start and sit hitters for Week 16

A doubleheader between the Indians and Tigers throws off the equilibrium that should be inherent when every team begins the second half on Friday instead of some beginning it on Thursday as used to be the case.

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Related Topix: Chris Davis, Sports, Victor Martinez, Baseball Players, Stephen Vogt, Jake Arrieta, Kurt Suzuki

Baltimore Jewish Times

Rich' with Success

As director of professional scouting and baseball development for the Oakland Athletics, Dan Feinstein scouts amateur players, evaluates the organization's talent, is involved in contract negotiations and arbitration cases, ponders trades and analyzes potential free-agent signees.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Derek Norris, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson, Scott Kazmir

Wed Jul 16, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Oakland City Council approves amended A's lease agreement

SEPTEMBER 19: Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics is met at home plate by Daric Barton #10 after Crisp hit a two-run homer against the Minnesota Twins in the bottom of the eighth inning at O.co Coliseum on September 19, 2013 in Oakland, California.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daric Barton, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball

Sat Jul 12, 2014

SoDo Mojo

Seattle Mariners Gameday Preview Vs. Oakland Athletics

Jul 11, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; The Seattle Mariners celebrate after defeating the Oakland Athletics at Safeco Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Hisashi Iwakuma

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Jason Hammel not up to Oakland standards in debut

Jason Hammel didn't exactly pitch poorly in his A's debut Wednesday night. But if you're a member of the Oakland rotation these days, it doesn't take much to look subpar.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Oakland Athletics, Pablo Sandoval, Jeff Samardzija

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Surging A's beat Giants for sixth straight win

Sonny Gray struck out eight to win his third straight decision, and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 6-1 on Tuesday night for their sixth consecutive victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Sonny Gray, San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Pablo Sandoval

Inside Bay Area

A's beat Giants for sixth straight win

Sonny Gray won't be in the All-Star game this year, but it was an All-Star quality start the A's got from the 24-year-old Tuesday in a 6-1 win over the Giants.

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Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Sonny Gray, Luke Gregerson, Ryan Cook, Josh Donaldson

Inside Bay Area

San Francisco Giants offense still struggling for answers

There's not much space in and around the visiting clubhouse at the Coliseum, few places for players and coaches to gather if they want to talk their way through a collective slump.

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Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Sonny Gray, Yoenis Cespedes

Mon Jul 07, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Athletics 5, Giants 0

Athletics 5, Giants 0: Jesse Chavez matched a career high with nine strikeouts over six dominant innings and Alberto Callaspo delivered a two-run double as host Oakland downed San Francisco for its fifth straight win.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brandon Crawford, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Donaldson homers in A's 5-1 win over Blue Jays

Josh Donaldson hit a home run, Scott Kazmir allowed three hits over seven innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball, Edwin Encarnacion

Sat Jul 05, 2014

CBC News

Mark Buehrle seeks run support from Jays bats in Oakland

After opening 10-1 thanks in part to receiving an average of 6.75 runs of support, Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buehrle has been backed by a combined nine runs during a five-start winless funk.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mark Buehrle, Baseball Players, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Paul Konerko, Jeff Samardzija

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