On deck for the A's: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Jul 11, 2008 Full story: Inside Bay Area

TODAY: Angels' Jon Garland vs. A's Sean Gallagher ; 7:05 p.m. TV: CSNBA; Radio: 106.9-FM, 1550-AM SATURDAY: Ervin Santana vs.

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john glover

Carver, MA

#1 Aug 12, 2008
why is there an apostrophyin "A's"? If the plural form is meant, no "'" is needed. If the possessive is meant, what is being possessed?
bill mees

Pepperell, MA

#2 Oct 11, 2008
The apostrophe is used to avoid confusion. The Oakland A's without the apostrophe, the Oakland As, can be construed as a typo for the word "as."

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