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  1. Oakland A's scoreboard operator hosts final Rock 'n' Roll RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Inside Bay Area

    Chester Farrow, the longtime scoreboard operator for the Oakland Athletics, keeps his eye on the home base umpire as the A's take on the Boston Red Sox at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. When Chester Farrow hosted his first Rock 'n' Roll Recital in 1999, he figured it would be a one-time gig.

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  2. Tony La Russa celebrates one-year anniversary with the D-backsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | ArizonaSports.com

    Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of Tony La Russa's arrival in the Valley as the Arizona Diamondbacks' chief baseball officer, and while it's too early to tell what La Russa's legacy will be as an executive, he's already done plenty with regard to leaving his imprint on the organization. Below we take a look at the timeline of events that have transpired since La Russa was named to his post with the D-backs on May 17, 2014.

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  3. How Much Water Are the Richest Californians Wasting? It's a SecretRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Mother Jones

    In 1991, the public was outraged by the amount of water that wealthy homeowners like Mark McGwire were using. These days, that information is off-limits.

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  4. GOG 2015 #13 - @Houston AstrosRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Athletics Nation

    Well, I'm not going to say anything else other than this last series sucked. This last week sucked.

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  5. So who should the A's Trade Now that the Season is OverRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Athletics Nation

    The fork has been stuck in the A's they are done for this year. They will never see 500 again this year let alone contend.

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  6. Game 39: White Sox at A'sRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Athletics Nation

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  7. Game #39: Chum for the Shark, A's lose 7-3Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | Athletics Nation

    Max Muncy's first career home run hits the top of the wall in deep center - Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports The A's lose 7-3 to the White Sox for the third straight game committing 4 errors in a "what can go wrong, will go wrong" outing. Samardzija picks up his 3rd win in this series sweep as he goes 8 innings, nearly double the innings of Kazmir who left after 4 and 1/3.

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  8. Selecting the 2015 MLB 1st-Quarter All-Breakout TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | BleacherReport

    ... in his fifth MLB campaign. The rise of Stephen Vogt has been one of the few positive developments in the Oakland Athletics' dumpster fire of a season. The 30-year-old backstop has been a force at the plate for Oakland, clocking in with a 1.071 OPS. ...

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  9. From the O.co Coliseum: Can't anybody here play this game?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Examiner.com

    With another rotten 1-5 home stand behind them, the Oakland Athletics can now look forward to seven games on the road before Memorial Day. The A's have now lost four straight, 10 of their last 11, and 18 of 23 overall.

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  10. White Sox complete sweep of A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... at least one in 14 straight games, the A's longest streak since erring in 17 straight May 6-23, 1982. Oakland Athletics pitcher Scott Kazmir works against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Oakland, ...

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  11. Retool Rosterbation: Five Steps to Glory, Featuring TuloRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Athletics Nation

    I would probably feel a lot different about this season if the A's weren't supposed to be good, or even if they consistently stunk across the board in this early going. The tough part has been that I can't honestly say to myself - even in the 7th of inning of every game when they eventually throw the lead down the toilet - that this team is terrible.

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  12. White Sox top A's, 4-3Read the original story

    Sunday May 17 | ArcaMax Publishing

    The season-long theme of poor defense, an erratic bullpen and an inability to escape the seventh inning caught up to the Oakland A's again in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Chicago White Sox. Fernando Rodriguez bore the brunt of all of those issues in the A's ninth loss in the past 10 games.

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  13. Familiar Flaws Prove Costly as A's Swept by SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | BaySportsNet.com

    In what is becoming routine, the A's booted the ball around the diamond Sunday afternoon, squandering a lead and committing four errors en route to a sweep at the hands and bats of the White Sox. Oakland has now tallied up a league high 42 errors including 21 over the past 14 games, and has suffered four straight defeats to a league worst 13-26 record, the latest being a 7-3 loss to Chicago.

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  14. Game #39: White Sox at AthleticsRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Athletics Nation

    Samardzija's return start on May 12th was not the most successful, receiving a no-decision and giving up 7 runs in just six inning against the Brewers. Scott Kazmir continues to rely heavily on his four-seam fastball, throwing it 46% of the time with his change and cutter his next two reliable pitches.

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  15. An A's fan visits Camden YardsRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Athletics Nation

    After taking in a game at Nationals Park , I headed to Baltimore where I was staying for the rest of the week . The Nats game was Sunday, the O's game was Tuesday, so what the hell, in between the two we decided to take in a Wizards playoff game.

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  16. Garcia, Ramirez each drive in 2 runs as White Sox beat A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | TwinCities

    ... reached .500 for the first time this season. Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu swings for an RBI single off Oakland Athletics' Scott Kazmir in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) (Ben ...

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  17. Seventh-inning breakdown haunts A's againRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Contra Costa Times

    ... said. "We just haven't. We've got to find a way to do it. A lot of times it feels like that same game." Oakland Athletics pitcher Jesse Chavez delivers a pitch in the first inning of their baseball game against the Chicago White Sox held at O.co ...

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  18. Sox relieve wild Rodon, rally past A's in big 7thRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Chicago White Sox

    A five-run seventh inning propelled the White Sox to a 7-6 victory over the A's in Friday night's series opener at the Coliseum, a wild affair that ended with the potential tying run, Stephen Vogt , Vogt was waved home by third-base coach Mike Gallego on Coco Crisp's two-out double off the left-field wall that center fielder Adam Eaton quickly snatched and threw to shortstop Alexei Ramirez for the start of a perfect relay throw. "It was a bad call on my part," said Gallego.

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  19. Week Seven Fantasy Baseball Report; Waiver Wire, Streaming OptionsRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Athletics Nation

    Week seven of the Fantasy Baseball season begins Monday May the 18th. We have much to cover this week so let's get started! At least for now Addison Reed is out as closer of the Arizona Cardinals and it appears as though Brad Ziegler will be the new man on the bump.

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  20. What else is left to say about the Oakland A's bullpen?Read the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Athletics Nation

    The Oakland A's are the worst team in baseball and everyone who watches their games knows why. It's not the hitting, as the lineup is actually third in the AL in scoring.

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