1. For Data-Driven Oakland A's, the 'IT Coach' Sets the Defense

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  2. Rangers Release Carlos Pena

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  3. A's Sign Venezuelan Catcher Jose Rivas

    The Athletics have signed Jose Rivas, a Venezuelan catcher, for $220,000. Rivas turned 16 on Aug. 5, so he was one of the youngest.....

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 11 days ago 295 reads 0 comments

  4. Trout Slumping Amid Deep Counts

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  5. Slumping Angels Outfielder Josh Hamilton Needs 'Mental Break'

    Struggling slugger Josh Hamilton is not in the Angels lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Texas Rangers .....

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 11 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  6. Astros Capitalize on Review, Eclipse '13 Win Total

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 11 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  7. Altuve's Impressive Campaign Reaches New Heights

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 11 days ago 69 reads 0 comments

  8. Petulant Umpire Tony Randazzo Ejects McClendon with a Wave of His Hand

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  9. A Grand Time in the Neighborhood for Astros

    A controversial challenge that overturned what would-have been an inning-ending double play spurred a six-run inning by the Astros as they cruised to a 8-1 win over the Red Sox on Sunday at Fenway Park...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 11 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  10. McClendon Ejected in Back-to-Back Games

    Judge for yourself. That was the response, basically, from Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon after getting ejected Sunday for a second consecutive game by umpire Tony Randazzo...

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  11. Mariners Roll to 8-1 Win over Tigers, Get Back into Second Wild-Card Spot

    The Mariners aren't going to be greedy. They will happily take their series win over the Tigers to start this nine-game trip, along with a lead in the race for the second wild card, and head to Philadelphia to face the Phillies ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 12 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  12. Angels' Huston Street Can't Hold Back Rangers in 3-2 Loss

    Adam Rosales and Mike Carp hit RBI singles in the ninth inning off Angels closer Huston Street, rallying the Texas Rangers to a 3-2 win Sunday...

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  13. Texas Rangers Stun Angels with Ninth-Inning Rally

    The Texas Rangers rallied for two runs in the ninth inning to defeat the Los Angeles Angels , 3-2, on Sunday at Globe Life Park...

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  14. Mike Scioscia Says Josh Hamilton Isn't the Same Player He Was with Rangers

    The Los Angeles Angels tied the Oakland Athletics atop the AL West (and MLB ) on Saturday for the first time this season, but Mike Scioscia isn't happy with everyone's performance...

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  15. Rangers Rally for 2 Runs in 9th, Beat Angels

    Adam Rosales and Mike Carp hit RBI singles in the ninth inning off Angels closer Huston Street, rallying the Texas Rangers over Los Angeles 3-2 Sunday...

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  16. Altuve's Slam Lifts Astros over Red Sox

    Jose Altuve hit his first grand slam after Boston shortstop Xander Bogaerts made a mental gaffe on a play that would have ended an inning Sunday, carrying the Houston Astros to an 8-1 victory over the Red Sox ...

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  17. Luhnow Hopes to See Albers, Crain in Action

    BOSTON -- With six weeks remaining in the season, Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said he'd like to see.....

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  18. Porter Advises Slumping Singleton to Watch Ortiz Hit

    BOSTON -- Astros manager Bo Porter is always looking for ways to drop knowledge on his younger players, especially those who have star potential...

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  19. Altuve's Grand Slam

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  20. Uni Watch Let's Look at Last Night's Braves/A's Throwback Game

    Paul here, still pinch-hitting this weekend. The Braves and A's wore turned back the clock 100 years last night, as both teams wore 1914 throwbacks...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 12 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  21. A's continue downward slide, fall to Braves 4-3

    The Braves are trying to use a visit from Oakland , who came to Atlanta with the majors' best record, to prove they shouldn't be dismissed in the NL playoff hunt...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 12 days ago 77 reads 0 comments

  22. Johnson, Teheran, Braves Hand A's 4th Loss in Row

    Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 13 days ago 1,080 reads 0 comments

  23. Oakland Athletics: Which Catcher Is Most Valuable?

    Much of the Oakland Athletics ' success this season has stemmed from manager Bob Melvin's implementation of platoons in the field. Quality players like catchers John Jaso and Derek Norris split time based on the opposing pitcher's throwing arm...

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  24. No, the Athletics Cannot Demote Jason Hammel to Triple-A

    Why even keep Hammel on the roster? Why not send him to Sacramento to hang out until rosters expand? I'll tell you...

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  25. A's Wearing Old Throwbacks Today vs. ATL

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