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Game #131: Gregerson blows game, likely 1st place

The A's had scratched and clawed their way to a 2-1 lead, and then Chris Carter launched a Luke Gregerson meatball into the Crawford Boxes to send the Athletics to a 4-2 defeat.

Game #131: Gregerson blows game, likely 1st place

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The A's had scratched and clawed their way to a 2-1 lead, and then Chris Carter launched a Luke Gregerson meatball into the Crawford Boxes to send the Athletics to a 4-2 defeat.

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Playing chess with the A's starting rotation

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...

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...

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Daily Link Dump 8/26/14

Links before the second game in Houston.

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Daily Link Dump 8/26/14

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Links before the second game in Houston.

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A's Commentary and Analysis

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.

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.

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Astros series preview: Q&A with The Crawfish Boxes

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!

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!

Bullpens give up runs sometimes

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Bad luck for Hammel tonight, the scorecard looked great for Oakland until the eighth. Hammel retired ten in a row to end his night!

Oakland Athletics Week 21 Review

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In which the A's win the first of three rounds against the Angels.

Down On The Farm: One Week Left To Go

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With just one week left in the minor league season, it's time to take a look at some of the top stories for each affiliate as well as where he each team stacks up as we head to the finish line and...

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.

Doolittle placed on DL, Otero recalled

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While Doolittle played off Saturday night's game-ending grimace as just something that needed rest, it appears his MRI today may have revealed something more serious, prompting Dan Otero's...

Athletics acquire Soto; Jaso to 7-day concussion DL

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The Oakland Athletics acquired right-handed batting catcher Geovany Soto from the Texas Rangers for cash considerations. Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish was first to confirm the report. John Jaso...

A's awarded revocable claim on Yunel Escobar

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The teams have less than two days to work out a trade involving the shortstop.

Sunday open thread: Tiebreakers and magic numbers

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With the Athletics returning to the top of the American League West with a mere 34 games remaining, and sitting on a seven-game advantage for a spot in the postseason, let's look around the...

No More "Long View": 34 Game Season Begins Tonight

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Usually fans are too impatient, wanting managers to treat every game like the 7th game of the World Series. Yet managers understand that some random middle game of a series in May isn't actually...

Earthquake woke me up thread

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M 6.0 Earthquake, 6km NW of American Canyon, California (South Napa County) 31 minutes ago Posted 13 minutes ago – U.S. Geological Survey

Game #128: Back to the top! Athletics 2, Angels 1

The Athletics scratched and clawed there way to a playoff-like 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. The A's return to a share of first place with the Halos.

ESPN's Sunday Night crew weighs in on A's-Angels

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AN speaks with ESPN's Dan Shulman and John Kruk about Sunday night's marquee A's-Angels matchup.

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Josh Reddick is a good waiver wire pick?

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The last week of the Fantasy Baseball regular season is here and Phil shares all the recent injuries, gives us his waiver wire picks for the week and Daily Fantasy Baseball Value picks for the weekend

Craig Gentry activated from DL

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The right-handed batting Gentry will benefit the A's against the two lefties the A's expect to face against the Angels.

Angels Series Preview: Q&A with Halos Heaven

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

Punto Live Snake Challenge Ends in Tragedy, Bites

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"I thought it would raise awareness of intensity and getting after it. In a way, it did. A horrible, horrible way."

Otero temporarily optioned for Gentry or Blanks

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With Jason Hammel skipping a start and either Kyle Blanks or Craig Gentry returning, the Athletics can spare a reliever until a few days before Hammel's next start on August 26. Read on to see how...

Keeping the A's in Oakland: Joe Tuman

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An interview with Oakland mayoral candidate Joe Tuman regarding his views on the future of the A's in Oakland.

Adding Insult to Insult

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Looking back on the Shark/Russell trade six weeks later.

Oakland Athletics Week 20 Review

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In which the A's fall out of first place.

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