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

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.


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.