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MLB Trade Rumors: A's interested in Adam Dunn

Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated reports that both the A's and Giants "are among teams interested in acquiring Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn before the Monday deadline for postseason...

MLB Trade Rumors: A's interested in Adam Dunn

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Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated reports that both the A's and Giants "are among teams interested in acquiring Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn before the Monday deadline for postseason...

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A's Game Recaps

Game #135: Buy a condolence card for the offense

Dear A's Fans, As I viewed the difficulties the offense was facing in these last few weeks, I encouraged everyone to hold you and the offense in their thoughts. Sorry for your loss.

Game #135: Buy a condolence card for the offense

Dear A's Fans, As I viewed the difficulties the offense was facing in these last few weeks, I encouraged everyone to hold you and the offense in their thoughts. Sorry for your loss.

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What Happened?

The 2014 A's of April-June had a special quality that can best be summarized as, "We may have no business being this good, but we are this good and we know it." It's fun to be overachievers,...

What Happened?

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The 2014 A's of April-June had a special quality that can best be summarized as, "We may have no business being this good, but we are this good and we know it." It's fun to be overachievers,...

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Fantasy Baseball: The Playoffs Begin!

The playoffs in most Fantasy Baseball leagues begin next week. Phil runs down the major injuries, gives us his waiver wire suggestions and offers value picks for those playing Daily Fantasy...

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Fantasy Baseball: The Playoffs Begin!

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The playoffs in most Fantasy Baseball leagues begin next week. Phil runs down the major injuries, gives us his waiver wire suggestions and offers value picks for those playing Daily Fantasy...

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City of Oakland releases EIR, A's hire architect

In the past week, the City of Oakland released a draft Environmental Impact Report for Coliseum City, and the A's announced they've hired 360 Architecture to work on preliminary Oakland ballpark...

City of Oakland releases EIR, A's hire architect

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In the past week, the City of Oakland released a draft Environmental Impact Report for Coliseum City, and the A's announced they've hired 360 Architecture to work on preliminary Oakland ballpark...

We've got a friend in Tom Hanks

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(Click the link for Mr. Hanks' photo.) Does anyone else think it would be funny to have East Bay native Tom Hanks dressed as his character from Castaway, sitting alone in an untarped 3rd deck section, cheering for the team during a game? Bonus points if C.J. is on the mound and Hanks yells "WIIIILSON!" every time the A's get a hit off him.

Daily Link Dump 8/28/14

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Links before the first of four games in Anaheim.

A's are World Series favorites in the betting world

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If there's one thing I know about gamblers, it's that they're never wrong about sports. (Except for that one time. And that one other time. And maybe that third time. But no one remember those. This time they're right.)

A's injury update: Crisp day-to-day w/neck strain

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In the bottom of the fifth inning in the August 29 game against the Los Angeles Angels, Oakland Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp sustained a neck strain leaping at the wall in left center field....

Game #134: You've Heard This One Before

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A's lose to Angels. A's don't hit at all. Well, unless four five hits count. And they don't.

A's injury update: Lowrie expected to return 9/1

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The Oakland Athletics expect Jed Lowrie to be re-activated for the team's game against the Seattle Mariners on Monday, September 1, in a story first reported by the San Francisco Chroncile's Susan...

Looking ahead to September call-ups

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Rosters expand on September 1. What players from the 40-man roster will the A's bring to Oakland?

When should a team call up a shortstop prospect?

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Let's take a look at how age can play into when a ball club should promote a shortstop.

Did the A's have a chance at a successful protest?

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You can't uphold a protest for a bad judgment call, but home plate umpire Greg Gibson and his crew might have misapplied two rules in calling obstruction on Brandon Moss.

Game #133: A's Lose Twisting, Bizarre, Painful Game vs Angels

Walked off 4-3 in the 10th. God, whatever

Heeeeere's Jonny!

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The Pride of Petaluma is starting to get hot for the Oakland Athletics.

Angels Series Preview: Q&A with Halos Heaven

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With the A's and Angels squaring off for four games, I asked Turk's Teeth of Halos Heaven a few questions about his favorite team. Here's what he had to say!

Scribner recalled, Pomeranz optioned to Low-A

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The Oakland Athletics announced on Twitter that Evan Scribner has been recalled from the Sacramento River Cats. Drew Pomeranz has been optioned to Class Low-A Beloit, indicating that the A's intend...

Roster analysis: Free Tyler Ladendorf

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With the A's facing three left-handed pitchers in the next six days, Nate Freiman's power against left-handers must be replaced somewhere. Enter Tyler Ladendorf, Sacramento middle infielder.

Nate Freiman optioned to Low-A, Pomeranz starting

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The Oakland Athletics sent Nate Freiman on optional assignment today to clear a roster space for Drew Pomeranz to start this evening's game against the Houston Astros. Freiman was sent to Beloit to...

Injury update: Shocking roster moves ahead

There are going to be some roster moves that are going to initially make you gasp in terror. I'll try to put your mind at ease.

Playing chess with the A's starting rotation

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How do the A's ideally want their starting rotation to play out the rest of the season? How do the A's ideally want their Nos. 1-4 starters to line up in the playoffs? How hard will it be to reset...

Buster Olney calls O.co Coliseum the best "baseball atmosphere" in MLB

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The A's lead the league in dB/f, or decibel-per-fan ratio.

Astros series preview: Q&A with The Crawfish Boxes

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With the A's and Astros squaring off for three games, I asked Ryan Dunsmore of The Crawfish Boxes a few questions about his favorite team. Here's what he had to say!

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