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  1. Progress made toward a new Raiders stadium in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | ESPN

    ... City complex in Oakland. It would house new stadiums for both the Raiders and Major League Baseball's Oakland Athletics. The proposal is in the early stages, but the agreement between the city and county is a solid step in the right direction toward ...

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  2. A's Parker throws 30 pitches in simulated gameRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Bluffton News Banner

    Oakland Athletics' pitcher Jarrod Parker threw two innings of a simulated game and faced hitters for the second time this spring while continuing his comeback from a second Tommy John surgery. The 26-year-old right-hander threw 30 pitches - 15 in each inning - and looked sharp as manager Bob Melvin and pitching coach Curt Young looked on.

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  3. Marcus Semien: Speak Softly And Carry A Big Stick...And Glove?Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Athletics Nation

    Someone famous once said, "Speak softly and carry a big stick." I think it might have been Ghandi when he was in one of his moods.

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  4. Oakland Athletics give Los Angeles Dodgers a scare in 3-2 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Paradise Post

    The victim, the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, lost part of a tooth to an Andy Parrino liner, but he felt good enough to remain in the game, a 3-2 Oakland win over Los Angeles on Friday. The A's scored twice in the ninth to pull it out.

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  5. Rays' Elmore has been around the blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Tampa Bay Online

    Google Jake Elmore, and you'll find a Yahoo page that has Elmore wearing a Houston Astros hat. That even websites can't keep up with Elmore's travels is understandable since he's put the journey in journeyman, playing for four teams and being a member of six organizations since 2012.

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  6. Rockies' De La Rosa leaves with groin injury in loss to A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Daily Republic

    Jorge De La Rosa's first Cactus League start was cut short when the left-hander aggravated a lingering groin injury in the third inning of the Colorado Rockies' 3-2 loss to a split-squad of Oakland Athletics on Friday. De La Rosa, scheduled to start Colorado's home opener on April 10, had his spring debut pushed back twice due to a groin strain.

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  7. Colorado Rockies get mixed results from Jorge De La Rosa, Eddie Butler in 3-2 lossRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Purple Row

    ... an injury. Butler's appearance was of the rollercoaster variety, as well. The Colorado Rockies lost to the Oakland Athletics on Friday, 3-2, but as is the case in most spring training games, the result was far from the most important part of the ...

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  8. Starting 5.. Kaz, Gray, Graveman, Pomeranz, ZITORead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Athletics Nation

    If you check out the stats on oakland's website you will see that among all the pitchers, these guys look to be having the best spring among starters. What do you think about this rotation? Perosnally, i would love to see it.

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  9. Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw hit in face by line drive, stays in gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... most valuable player, had turned his body and thrown up his glove in an attempt to catch a ball hit by Oakland Athletics infielder Andy Parrino. Kershaw said he misjudged the speed of the ball - a broken-bat liner - and the ball struck the lower ...

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  10. Opposing Kershaw boosts fun factor for GrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Oakland Athletics

    It may have just been Spring Training, but Friday's game between the Dodgers and the A's boasted a pair of marquee names on the mound. And opposite one of the game's top pitchers in Los Angeles' Clayton Kershaw , Oakland's young ace Sonny Gray held his own.

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  11. How the West Was Won: Post-game Dodgers at A's, March 20, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Athletics Nation

    As mentioned in the pre-game post, "How the West Was Won" is not just a good title for a classic cowboy movie. It's an excellent title for the 2015 Western Division Season.

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  12. Fuld Helps The A's Win Against Rockies But Heads To The Hospital Before Game EndsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Athletics Nation

    Well.. Our community has faith in Super Sam since he easily won the poll 67% to 33% .

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  13. Chicago Cubs May Further Revolutionize The Rebuilding ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Rant Sports

    ... (OF), and Kyle Schwarber (C-OF). You can look at any other farm system, with the possible exception of the Oakland Athletics , and at least two of their top five, and likely five of their top 10 prospects are pitchers. Like I said, pitching is ...

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  14. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw looses part of tooth off line drive read commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | CBC News

    Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw took a line drive to the jaw and lost part of his tooth in spring-training action against the Oakland Athletics on Friday in Mesa, Arz. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw lost part of a tooth when he was hit by a line drive in the third Friday, but the NL MVP and Cy Young Award winner finished a five-inning outing in Mesa, Arz.

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  15. Clayton Kershaw Takes Line Drive Straight To The KisserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Switched

    This had to hurt. Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw got hit in the face with a baseball Friday during a spring training game against the Oakland A's.

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  16. Gray turns in solid start in A's walk-off winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Oakland Athletics

    Both aces -- Clayton Kershaw for the Dodgers and Sonny Gray for the A's -- turned in solid outings Friday afternoon in Oakland's 3-2 walk-off win. After the A's loaded the bases against Blake Smith on a walk, a double and an intentional walk in the ninth, they scored the tying run on a double play, and Luke Carlin plated the game-winner with a single.

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  17. Venditte tallies first win with scoreless reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Oakland Athletics

    Athletics switch-pitcher Pat Venditte earned his first Cactus League win with two scoreless innings in a 3-2 victory over the Rockies on Friday at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. Venditte gave up one hit, struck out one and walked one in a game that saw each team deal with an injury to an important player.

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  18. What Oakland A's Player are you Watching Closely This Spring?Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Athletics Nation

    Alex Hall makes his weekly appearance on the Phil Naessens Show and the guys talk Eric Sogard, Tyler Ladendorf, Andy Parrino and others fighting to make the Opening Day roster. The one I'm watching the closest is Jesse Hahn as he is someone I might consider drafting on one of my Fantasy Baseball teams.

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  19. Oakland A's spring: Taking stock at the midway point of the Cactus LeagueRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Athletics Nation

    We're at roughly the midway point of the Cactus League, with 14 games left in Arizona followed by the three-day Bay Bridge Series prior to the April 6 regular season opener. Spring training matters in some ways, and doesn't matter in lots of others, but the Oakland A's have as many questions to answer this month as just about any team in baseball.

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  20. Why some Oakland ball teams have no game busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | SFGate

    The Oakland Athletic League has put an entirely new spin on away games for the six baseball teams that play in the city conference. The decision by Oakland schools to change transportation providers three times in the current school year has left some high school teams without a ride to games - forcing parents and team boosters to scramble car caravans to get players to the field.

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