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  1. Royals return to playoffs in dramatic fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Kansas City, Mo. Kansas City Royals' Christian Colon scores the game-winning run past Oakland Athletics catcher Derek Norris during the 12th inning of the AL wild-card playoff baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Royals won ...

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  2. Royals win thrilling 12-inning Wild Card game to advance to ALDSRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Moss hit his second home run of the night, a three-run shot, to put Oakland back on top. A few batters later, Derek Norris and Coco Crisp each posted an RBI single to their respective stat column. But Kansas City wouldn't stay down. Fast forward to ...

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  3. Royals beat A's in wild-card gameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... along the way. Soto was important because the Royals' 400-meter relay team would go on to steal six times with Derek Norris behind the plate after stealing one (and being thrown out once) when Soto was in the game. What needed to happen was for A's ...

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  4. Did You Know? 2014 AL Wild Card GameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Kansas City Royals

    ... a single-game postseason record, matching the 1907 Cubs and '75 Reds. Six of those steals came off A's catcher Derek Norris , who had replaced Geovany Soto in the third inning after Soto jammed his left thumb. The Royals put down four sacrifice ...

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  5. Barbecue on the basepaths - Beane's team run in Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... the A's clubhouse; you never know. They did it because they could, knowing that whether Geovany Soto or (later) Derek Norris was catching, they likely wouldn't be thrown out. And it was Christian Colon's 12th-inning heist of second - Kansas City's ...

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  6. A's will have six months to play the "what if" gameRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... controlling the running game. Jon Lester certainly wasn't going to do it, and Soto offered a stronger arm than Derek Norris behind the plate, so much so that the A's were willing to pair Soto with Lester after they never worked together during the ...

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  7. Left in good hands on both sides of the bayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... "problem" of Geovany Soto exiting with a thumb injury after two innings. Young preferred to play up replacement Derek Norris , who was much more familiar with Lester. "Basically, this was Soto's first time catching him this year," Young said, "and ...

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  8. A's Catcher Injured During Wild Card GameRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... checking his left thumb in the dugout during the top of the third inning. Soto got the start for Oakland over Derek Norris, even though he had never caught Jon Lester, because he had been swinging a hot bat and is better at dealing with base ...

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  9. A's Can't Hold Lead, Eliminated from PlayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    SEPTEMBER 30: Jon Lester #31 talks to Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics in the eighth inning against the Kansas City Royals during the American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. The Oakland Athletics have been knocked out of the MLB postseason after losing a nail-biting Wild Card elimination game 9-8 to the Kansas City Royals in extra innings.

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  10. A's in the TwelfthRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Baseball Musings

    ... made that catch in left-center? Update : Perez falls behind 1-2. Colon steals successfully on a pitch out, as Derek Norris drops the ball. Update : Perez fouls off a pitch, then lines the next one past Donaldson at third, and the Royals win 9-8! ...

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  11. A's playoff notes: Geovany Soto injury leaves A's short at catcherRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The A's were down to one catcher after the third inning when Derek Norris had to replace the injured Geovany Soto. Soto hurt his left thumb tagging out Kansas City Royals base runner Eric Hosmer at the plate in the first inning of Tuesday's American League wild-card game.

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  12. Brandon Moss slugs three-run shot, A's jump back on topRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... two home runs and five RBI in a postseason game. Josh Reddick singled one batter later and was driven home by Derek Norris , giving Oakland a 6-3 lead. And then Norris scored on an RBI single from Coco Crisp , pushing the the Athletics' lead all the ...

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  13. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    The Oakland Athletics went to their bench in just the third inning when Geovany Soto left Tuesday's American League wild-card game with a left thumb injury. A's manager Bob Melvin said before the game that Soto got the call to start because he was more adept at handling the Kansas City Royals' running game, but Derek Norris was pressed into service at catcher in the bottom of the third inning.

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  14. Aa s lose a catcher a " Derek Norris replaces Geovany SotoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    The A's chose to keep two catchers on their 25-man roster, and one is out of the game. Geovany Soto has a left thumb injury and was replaced by Derek Norris.

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  15. A's Soto exits WC Game with injured thumbRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... sure whether the thumb was broken. He was unable to receive the ball and was replaced behind the plate by Derek Norris , Soto, who was purchased from the Rangers on Aug. 24 to help Oakland down the stretch, was given the start over Norris because ...

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  16. Geovany Soto Injury: Updates on Athletics Catcher's Thumb and ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    If the Oakland Athletics are able to beat the Kansas City Royals and advance to the American League Division Series, they may have to proceed without catcher Geovany Soto . The 31-year-old veteran, who was acquired by the A's in August, was forced from Tuesday night's Wild Card Game with a thumb injury, per Fox Sports' MLB Twitter feed: Soto entered the night with a rock-solid .357 on-base percentage in 49 plate appearances with Oakland, but as ESPN Stats & Info noted, his worth goes beyond the batter's box: Derek Norris will replace Geovany Soto as Athletics catcher.

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  17. A's Soto out vs. Royals with injury to thumbRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ESPN

    The Oakland Athletics went to their bench in just the third inning when Geovany Soto left Tuesday's American League wild-card game with a left thumb injury. A's manager Bob Melvin said before the game that Soto got the call to start because he was more adept at handling the Kansas City Royals' running game, but Derek Norris was pressed into service at catcher in the bottom of the third inning.

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  18. It's the injuries, got to be the injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    ... where the biggest drops in production have occurred in the final two months of the season: Coco Crisp , Moss, Derek Norris , John Jaso and Stephen Vogt . Craig Gentry's concussion also didn't help the cause either. Crisp has been battling a neck ...

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  19. Aa s ripped by TV guys for not including Adam Dunn in lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SFGate

    Teams don't always like to change their routines in the postseason, but two major things are different about A's. For the first time, Jon Lester is throwing to catcher Geovany Soto because Soto is a better catch-and-throw guy than Derek Norris with a better chance of offsetting Kansas City's running game.

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  20. Geovany Soto leaves Wild Card game with thumb injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Geovany Soto , who got the surprise Wild Card game start at catcher for the A's over Derek Norris , left the game in the third inning with a thumb injury. He apparently suffered the injury while tagging out Eric Hosmer at the plate on the play where Billy Butler got caught in a rundown.

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