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Chris Bassitt starting Thursday for Oakland A's, Josh Phegley out for season, and more injury news

The Athletics get Chris Bassitt back on Thursday and will push Sonny Gray to Friday. Plus injury updates on Josh Phegley, Stephen Vogt, Jesse Hahn, Kendall Graveman, and Jarrod Parker.

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Oakland Athletics right-handed pitcher Chris Bassitt will re-join the starting rotation on Thursday and make his first start since August 26. Bassitt had been out with a shoulder injury since then. Bassitt has made 10 starts for the A's with a 2.73 ERA, though poor run support has led to a 1-6 record.

Josh Phegley will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a concussion last weekend:

Stephen Vogt, however, hopes to return to catching before the season's end:

It appears Jesse Hahn will avoid a second Tommy John procedure:

Kendall Graveman is on the mend, and Jarrod Parker's rehab from his broken elbow continues to progress:

"Sock throws" involve holding onto the heel of a tube sock with a ball inside and simulating the pitching motion, allowing the ball to travel to the toe.