Oakland Athletics

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June 21, 2019 - 7:46 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A season full of All-Star potential for Oakland Athletics pitcher Frankie Montas was drastically cut short Friday when Major League Baseball suspended him 80 games after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance. Montas pitched well Thursday night and is 9-2 with...
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June 08, 2019 - 10:33 am
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — With a doubleheader set for Saturday, Athletics manager Bob Melvin is trying to find spots to rest his regulars. He was glad he left Marcus Semien in the lineup Friday night. Semien hit his second homer of the game in the ninth inning, a two-run, tiebreaking shot that lifted...
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Texas Rangers at Oakland Athletics
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April 25, 2019 - 8:11 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — With an impressive diving catch and the first game-ending hit of his career, Chad Pinder is making a strong case for more playing time. It's a point that Oakland manager Bob Melvin is finding increasingly difficult to argue. Pinder's two-out RBI single in the ninth inning...
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Texas Rangers at Oakland Athletics
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April 23, 2019 - 7:37 am
Stephen Piscotty homered and drove in three runs to back Chris Bassitt's winning season debut, and Oakland beat the Texas Rangers 6-1
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 Ichiro Suzuki
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March 21, 2019 - 9:49 am
Ichiro Suzuki was showered with cheers and chants while taking what appeared to be his final bow in a magnificent career that lasted nearly three decades Thursday night when the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 in 12 innings.
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 Texas Rangers shortstop Jurickson Profar
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December 21, 2018 - 10:10 am
DALLAS (105.3 THE FAN) - Jurickson Profar has been traded from Texas to Oakland as part of a three-way deal that includes the Tampa Bay Rays, according to reports. Profar has been traded to the Oakland Athletics according to Jeff Pasan from Yahoo sports. The A’s will send prospect Eli White to the...
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