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  1. Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants' World Series Win Won't Make Them A DynastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... Yankees was probably from the 1970s, when the argument could be made there were at least two of them: the Oakland Athletics and the Cincinnati Reds , if not also the Yankees as well. (No disrespect meant to the 1992-93 Toronto Blue Jays , of course, ...

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  2. Giants can thank Barry Zito for signing Tim HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Call to the Pen

    ... team now having starting pitcher Tim Hudson . Hudson and Zito were teammates and friends as part of the Oakland Athletics' "The Big Three" in the early 2000's along with Mark Mulder . Zito was a three-time All-Star with the Athletics. He won the Cy ...

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  3. Goldman Sachs Now Has A Stock-Picking Model Inspired By The Stats...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane, left, is widely seen as the first baseball executive to embrace Sabermetrics and advanced statistics. As if we didn't have enough ways to measure stocks against one another, Goldman Sachs equity analyst Robert Boroujerdi is out with a note to clients ahead of the World Series that takes three popular baseball "sabermetrics" and turns them into metrics for picking stocks.

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  4. Boston Red Sox may place OF Yoenis Cespedes on the trading blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... power hitter is heading into the final year of the four-year, $36-million deal he signed with the Oakland Athletics prior to the 2012 season and may be looking for an even bigger contract when that deal expires. The Red Sox would want to get ...

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  5. Oakland A's: Who will be the 2015 starter in left field?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Isportsweb.com

    ... in Communications and a desire to work in sports. Sam is a contributor to isportsweb concentrating on the Oakland Athletics. You can follow me on Twitter @Riless22

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  6. Chili Davis agrees to become Red Sox hitting coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boston.com

    The Red Sox were sorry to lose Chili Davis as their Triple A hitting coach in 2011, but with Dave Magadan entrenched on the big league staff, they understood his decision to join the Oakland Athletics. The team made no announcement on Sunday, but major league sources said Davis was their choice to replace Greg Colbrunn, who stepped down after the season.

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  7. Chili Davis headed to Boston Red Sox as hitting coach; Angels...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Halo Hangout

    May 20, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Oakland Athletics hitting coach Chili Davis looks on from the dugout against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Oakland Athletics' former hitting coach Chili Davis has been hired by the Boston Red Sox according to Rob Bradford of WEEI .

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  8. Chili Davis hired as new Boston Red Sox hitting coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Call to the Pen

    Jul 25, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Oakland Athletics hitting coach Chili Davis talks with catcher John Jaso during batting practice before the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Chili Davis , the hitting coach of the Oakland Athletics, has been hired by the Boston Red Sox to be their new hitting instructor.

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  9. The A's Should Sign Hanley RamirezRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Athletics Nation

    The smartest thing the A's can do this winter is throw big money at one of the best hitters on the free agent market. The A's offense, as currently constructed, is lefty-heavy and has nothing in the middle infield.

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  10. The Problem with the Athletics Organization is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Athletics Nation

    A few years back I wrote a FanPost where I suggested that the problem with this franchise was, judging by the attendance, that its fan base did not appreciate the team. There's been nothing to change my opinion on this.

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  11. Boston Red Sox hire Oakland A's hitting coach Chili DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MassLive.com

    Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin, right, and batting coach Chili Davis watch from the dugout during the third inning of a spring exhibition baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in San Francisco, Friday, March 28, 2014. The Boston Red Sox will attempt to turn their offense back into the run-producing machine it was in 2013 under the tutelage of a man who hit 350 career home runs.

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  12. Giants, Royals have mojo and plenty in Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | SFGate

    Closer Greg Holland celebrates with a team flag after Kansas City defeated the A's in the AL wild card game last month. The Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez gets the game-winning RBI hit in the 12th inning against the Oakland Athletics in the American League Wild Card at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., on Tuesday, Sept.

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  13. History is against the Miracle Royals in the World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Examiner.com

    The Kansas City Royals are the seventh team to sweep a best-of-seven league championship series . If history is an indication, the Royals are in trouble for the World Series .

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  14. Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants: A Tale of Two CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Swingin' A's

    Feb 26, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants 3rd baseman Pablo Sandoval and Oakland Athletics infielder Nick Punto look at the umpire who said Sandoval was late with his tag at Scottsdale Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports.

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  15. This Date In BaseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Mickey Hatcher and Mike Davis hit two-run homers to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 5-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics and the World Series title in five games. Hershiser became only the third player to win the MVP in both the playoffs and the ...

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  16. Don Wakamatsu says Kansas City Royals got hot against Oakland A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Inside Bay Area

    You can blame it on the A's. So says Don Wakamatsu, the former Seattle Mariners manager who is now the bench coach for the Royals under manager Ned Yost.

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  17. Billy McKinney fits the mold the Cubs are looking forRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Cubbies Crib

    ... main areas of focus was left-handed hitting. When the team dealt Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland Athletics in the summer, prospect Addison Russell was the talk of the trade, and rightly so. He was the A's top prospect, and ranked ...

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  18. Like 'Fury'? Want More Brad Pitt? Here Are His 5 Best PerformancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Moneyball (2011) Strutting through Bennett Miller 's fact-based comedy about baseball economics, Pitt, as Oakland Athletics manager Billy Beane, is in glorious control of his leading-man powers . The performance is mellow, rhythmically alive and ...

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  19. King: Yankees To Hire Hitting Coach SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Yanks Go Yard

    Jul 25, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Oakland Athletics hitting coach Chili Davis talks with catcher John Jaso during batting practice before the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports After firing hitting coach Kevin Long the Yankees have had a lot of rumors circulating about who they'll hire to be his replacement.

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  20. Happy Sad AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Athletics Nation

    If you're like me there are a few moments, and not many, in your life that are etched so deeply you can always instantly put yourself right back in that moment. For example, I recall an ordinary morning in mid-September 13 years ago when I awoke to the clock radio playing not music but rather DJs talking.

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