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2 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Angels use 8 pitchers to beat A's 2-0, extend lead

The Los Angeles Angels used eight pitchers - a franchise record for a nine-inning game - in a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Saturday night that increased their AL West lead over the Athletics to four games.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Garrett Richards, Cory Rasmus, Michael Roth, Erick Aybar

Yesterday | ABC News

Angels Beat A's 4-0 Behind Weaver, up AL West Edge

Jered Weaver and Jon Lester both made their big league debuts in 2006. Both have pitched a no-hitter, both are three-time All-Stars.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jered Weaver, Mike Trout, Coco Crisp, Erick Aybar

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Ananova

MLB: LA Angels leave it late

The Los Angeles Angels came out on top against the Oakland Athletics in a battle between the two leading teams this season, but it needed a 10th inning to separate the two divisional rivals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Baseball Players, Gordon Beckham, Ryan Cook, Howie Kendrick

Los Angeles Times

Angels go to extras to beat Athletics, 4-3

Howie Kendrick hits a sacrifice fly to score Albert Pujols in the 10th inning of the Angels' win over the Athletics, 4-3.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Howie Kendrick, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Erick Aybar, Sonny Gray, Coco Crisp

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Swingin' A's

Why August Shouldn't Worry Athletics Fans

The Athletics need to leap frog over the Angels in the next few weeks. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Many Athletics fans are beginning to panic.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Coco Crisp

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Swingin' A's

Should the A's Call Up Daric Barton?

Sep 17, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics first baseman Daric Barton connects at the plate during the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Angels at O.co Coliseum.

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

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Athletics Nation

Athletics injury update: Shocking roster moves ahead

There are going to be some roster moves that are going to initially make you gasp in terror.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Drew Pomeranz, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics

Sky Sports

MLB: Athletics bounce back

The Oakland Athletics moved level with the Los Angeles Angels at the top of American League West after beating the Houston Astros 8-2.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, National League, National League Central, Baseball Players, National League East, American League East, Nick Markakis

Albany Times Union

Cespedes finds stock in trade

Cespedes singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and the Red Sox survived a ninth-inning collapse to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Monday night, snapping their slide at eight games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brock Holt, Baseball Players, Dustin Pedroia, Craig Breslow, Chris Carter, J.J. Hardy

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

A's blow past Astros

The A's have a long history of success against the Houston Astros, and they stretched it out for one more game Monday with Jeff Samardzija throwing seven shutout innings before holding on for a Josh Donaldson-fueled 8-2 win over Houston.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Fernando Abad, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija, Marwin Gonzalez

Washington Times

Samardzija pitches A's to 8-2 win over Astros

Jeff Samardzija pitched eight solid innings and Josh Donaldson drove in three runs to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Astros 8-2 Monday night.

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

Nanaimo Daily News

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Jeff Samardzija pitched eight solid innings and Josh Donaldson drove in three runs to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Astros 8-2 Monday night.

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

Climbing Tal's Hill

Jeff Samardzija Makes Astros Look Silly in 8-2 Loss

Aug 25, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija delivers a pitch during the first inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Houston Astros, Stephen Vogt, Coco Crisp

Swingin' A's

Is it Time to Start Worrying About Brandon Moss?

Aug 11, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Oakland Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss hits a two RBI single against the Kansas City Royals in the third inning at Kauffman Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Eric Sogard, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Kansas City Royals, Josh Reddick

Chicago Cubs

Angels fly to top of Power Rankings

The Angels are back on top in the American League West and find themselves looking down at every other team in the Major Leagues with five weeks remaining in the regular season.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Josh Hamilton, Baseball Players, National League West, National League, National League Central, Sean Doolittle

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Washington Post

A's lose more than a game

Derek Norris was the only catcher available, with Stephen Vogt limited to emergency duty and backup John Jaso headed to the seven-day concussion disabled list.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Derek Norris, Baseball Players, Stephen Vogt, Sean Doolittle, Bryan Anderson

Swingin' A's

Sean Doolittle Headed to D.L., John Jaso Likely to Follow

Aug 23, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Sean Doolittle pitches the ball against the Los Angeles Angels during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Dan Otero, Ryan Cook

BTF's Baseball Primer

Madden: After coming up aces at trade deadline, Athletics and Tigers look lost at the plate

Whereas the Tigers' decline in offense can be directly traced to injury-riddled Miguel Cabrera's power outage - three homers since July 1, and just one with eight RBI in August - and the return to earth of J.D. Martinez, who's dropped 42 points off his batting average since July 13 and has just 10 RBI in August, there also seems little doubt the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Miguel Cabrera, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija

SFGate

A's pull even in West with 2-1 squeaker over Angels

Oakland Athletics' Coco Crisp is congratulated after scoring on a wild pitch thrown by Los Angeles Angels' Joe Smith in the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in Oakland, Calif.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Coco Crisp, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Los Angeles Angels

CBS Local

Crisp Scores On Wild Pitch As A's Beat Angels, 2-1

Both clubs know this division race is far from over, with five meetings remaining before August ends and another three in late September.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Coco Crisp, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Erick Aybar, Howie Kendrick

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