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A's Commentary and Analysis

Roster analysis: Free Tyler Ladendorf

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.

Roster analysis: Free Tyler Ladendorf

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.

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Game #132: 8:05 PM: bta47's prediction: we win 5-3

Well, it wasn't 5-3 (bta47 wasn't accounting for Carter's freakish home run streak against the A's), but it was a huge comeback win, sparked by a manufactured run capped off by an Eric Sogard...

Game #132: 8:05 PM: bta47's prediction: we win 5-3

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Well, it wasn't 5-3 (bta47 wasn't accounting for Carter's freakish home run streak against the A's), but it was a huge comeback win, sparked by a manufactured run capped off by an Eric Sogard...

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Daily Link Dump 8/27/14

Links before the series finale in Houston.

Daily Link Dump 8/27/14

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Links before the series finale in Houston.

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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...

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Nate Freiman optioned to Low-A, Pomeranz starting

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...

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...

Game #132 scorecard: Victory!

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The Legend of Sam Fuld grows.

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.

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.

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...

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!

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...

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...

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