Open Thread: Bay Bridge Series - Game 3

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The last game that doesn't count in the standings! But it's the rubber game of a series against the A's cross-bay rivals, so we need to care or at least pretend to.

Dan Straily makes his final start before pitching Game 5 of the regular season at Houston, and the A's get one last look at roster hopefuls Nate Freiman, Scott Sizemore, Eric Sogard, Eric Scribner et al before having to commit to a "first 25" for Monday's season opener.

Today's lineups:

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