Game Thread: A's vs. Whitesox

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Other than Scott Kazmir's recent Cactus League debut, the norm for the A's starting pitchers so far has been to struggle. Dan Straily will try to reverse that trend, followed by "presumed #6 SP" Tommy Milone.

Up against RHP Erik Johnson, other than Josh Donaldson's position in the batting order (#7) Oakland's lineup today has very much of a "possible Opening Day look" to it:

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