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  1. Why Frank Wren Was FiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Tomahawk Take

    ... really missed them. Certainly, Wren's propensity to find pitchers on the scrap heap ( Jonny Venters , Eric O'Flaherty to name just two) and release them to our coaching staff has been a hallmark of his time with Atlanta. The Justin Upton trade even ...


  2. With Doolittle back, A's have just 16 games left to save face, seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 |

    ... all those losses, this week alone shows how much they missed him: Ryan Cook blew the save last Sunday; Eric O'Flaherty blew the save on Monday; Luke Gregerson blew an eighth-inning lead on Wednesday. The A's bullpen has saved only 59% of its ...


  3. A's slide continues as playoffs in perilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | USA Today

    ... a walkoff win and Check out this story on Oakland Athletics reliever Eric O'Flaherty looks into the stands after giving up the tying home run to Tyler Flowers in the ninth inning Monday. It seemed as though the ...


  4. And That Happened: Monday's scores and highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | MSNBC

    ... is how a season is woofed away. Not with a bang, but a whimper. The A's took a 4-3 lead into the ninth, but Eric O'Flaherty gave up a homer to Tyler Flowers which tied the game. Onto extras where, in the twelfth, Jesse Chavez gave up another homer ...


  5. A's flip starts for Jeff Samardzija, Scott KazmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... kind of headaches that led to him going on the DL, but the catcher hasn't begun any baseball activity. Lefty Eric O'Flaherty, who got his first big league save Wednesday, has a pragmatic view of No. 1. He had a 5-3 lead over the Astros, but Chris ...


  6. Relief Pitcher Injury UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... prove himself there to earn a roster spot. Other teams may gamble on a major league deal as Oakland did with Eric O'Flaherty this year and as much as he would like to pitch for the Braves, guaranteed money may be too good to turn down. I expect ...


  7. Atlanta Braves Morning Chop / Box Score for 8/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... this notion out of court, let's note that Wren's best work has come when scrounging. (Think Aaron Harang , Eric O'Flaherty and Anthony Varvaro , all signed off waivers.) The A's have the best record in baseball; as of Saturday, the Braves had the ...


  8. Andy Parrino in A's right-handed heavy lineup tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | SFGate

    ... (hand) will take batting practice with Triple-A Sacramento. Gentry could begin a rehab assignment next week. Eric O'Flaherty is back in Atlanta for the first time since he left as a free agent. "A little awkward," he told me with a smile. ...


  9. Reddick, Moss back playing in their home stateRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... sure I could now.'' The A's have another link to the Atlanta area, a place there haven't visited since 2009. Eric O'Flaherty pitched for the Braves from 2009-13 before signing with Oakland as a free agent this winter. But Reddick and Moss grew up ...


  10. Braves RISP FailuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... on the opposing pitcher is likely to be a one inning specialist. We all remember how nice it was to have Eric O'Flaherty , Jonny Venters and Craig Kimbrel when leading after six , it made it extremely hard for even good teams to come back. When they ...


  11. An Uggly Idea: Braves Poor History Signing Outside PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... him go. If Saito or Wagner were bad in 2010, the Braves could have dropped them and used Jonny Venters or Eric O'Flaherty in the late innings and acquired bullpen guys in season (there are always guys who seem to be available in the bullpen at the ...


  12. Pop ... and circumstanceRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | RecordNET

    ... to get a year off and I was throwing again off a mound a year to the day of my surgery at 80-85 percent." Eric O'Flaherty, Oakland Athletics reliever, had surgery June 2013: "The first six weeks after surgery are painful, because you have to move ...


  13. Hudson & Kazmir Conclude Regular Season Battle of the BayRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... shot. Then he picked up Cain, who failed to lay down a sacrifice bunt. Hunter hit an RBI single off reliever Eric O'Flaherty with two outs in the sixth. It pushed the lead to 4-2. Several of Pence's attributes were highlighted on this night, further ...


  14. The Cost of Relief PitchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... under 23 for a 1/2 a year of a 32 year old true LOOGY; his L/R split leans harder left unlike someone like Eric O'Flaherty has a reverse split. We've looked at relief pitching options several times; Ryan specifically looked at a Thatcher trade and ...


  15. A's walk off in 12th with game's only runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Washington Nationals

    ... innings. Twelve pitchers toed the rubber Friday, including six A's relievers who put forth a heroic effort. Eric O'Flaherty, Milone was steady as ever, giving up four hits and striking out six in six innings of shutout work. It was the third time ...


  16. O'Flaherty completes return from Tommy John, activated by A'sRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Eric O'Flaherty last pitched in the major leagues a little more than a year ago, on May 17 against the Los Angeles Dodgers.


  17. A's activate reliever Eric O'Flaherty from disabled listRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    The A's reinstated left-handed pitcher Eric O'Flaherty to the active roster Thursday after a lengthy stint on the disabled list.


  18. Rosenthal: A's sign O'Flaherty to 2-year deal after Tommy John surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | Fox Sports

    ... Athletics continued their impressive offseason run on Wednesday, signing free-agent left-handed reliever Eric O'Flaherty to a two-year, $7 million contract, according to major league sources. O'Flaherty, who turns 29 on Feb. 5, underwent Tommy John ...


  19. Eric O'Flaherty activated; Jeff Francis designated for assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Athletics Nation

    The Oakland Athletics announced that left-handed pitcher Eric O'Flaherty was activated from the 60-day disabled list ahead of this evening's game against the Toronto Blue Jays .


  20. A's lefty O'Flaherty off DL after elbow surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | CBS Sports

    Relief pitcher Eric O'Flaherty has been activated from the disabled list, the Athletics announced Thursday.