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A’s injury news: Sean Manaea leaves start with left shoulder tightness

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Manaea’s fastball lacked it’s usual zip, a huge cause for concern.

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The baseball gods taketh, and then the baseball gods taketh away a whole bunch more. Sean Manaea has been pulled from his start Wednesday against the Angels after only two innings due to left shoulder tightness.

Manaea looked dull from the get-go, in particular his fastball which lacked its usual zip.

No word as to the severity of the injury. Manaea was replaced in the third by Frankie Montas.

UPDATE:

Well that’s encouraging.

Even better! And here it is from the man himself:

Also, check out this writeup from Oakland Clubhouse.

This story will update as more information becomes available.