1. A's Extend Manager Bob Melvin Through 2018

    The # Athletics announce they have agreed to terms with manager Bob Melvin on a two-year contract extension through the 2018 season...

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  2. Report: Melvin to Get Extension, Beane Promotion

    Melvin is currently signed through 2016. Though the A's are in last place in the American, in Melvin's four-plus seasons with Oakland the team is 385-339. The A's went to the playoffs in each of Melvin's first full three seasons...

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  3. Report: Melvin to Get Extension, Beane Promotion

    As I reported last month, Melvin in line for extension and Beane and Forst also expected to get title promotions at or near end of season...

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  4. Hinch Turns Astros' Blend of Players into a Team

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  5. LA Angels First Baseman Albert Pujols Must Play Through Foot Pain

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  6. Dodgers Continue Dominance of Angels

    ANAHEIM – The Angels ' playoff chances, which were rising just two days ago after they took a series from the team they are chasing, have since taken a nosedive...

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  7. A's Sonny Gray Bests Kazmir, Astros

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  8. Rangers Hit 4 HRs, Beat Mariners 9-6 to Trim AL West Deficit

    SEATTLE -- Cole Hamels shook off a line drive that deflected off his jaw, and the Texas Rangers homered four times to beat the Seattle Mariners 9-6 Tuesday night.....

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  9. Scott Kazmir Coughs Up Four Runs as Astros Drop Second Straight to A's

    Scott Kazmir turned and leaned to the side as he agonizingly tracked Mark Canha's line drive Tuesday night...

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  10. Gray Outpitches Buddy Kazmir; A's Beat Astros 4-0

    Sonny Gray outpitched close friend Scott Kazmir, and the Athletics spoiled the former Oakland lefty's return to the Coliseum mound with a 4-0 win against the AL West-leading Houston Astros on Tuesday night...

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  11. A's Catcher Stephen Vogt Could Be out a While

    While an ultrasound did not reveal any major damage to his groin, Athletics manager Bob Melvin said catcher Stephen Vogt could be out for a while, reports SportsNet California...

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  12. Astros Release 2016 Schedule

    The Astros released their 2016 schedule today, and the first the of note -- the Astros will open the season on the road for the first time since 2011. Houston opens the 2016 season in New York against the Yankees ...

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  13. Melvin: Vogt Won't Need Surgery on Groin

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  14. Melvin: Vogt Won't Need Surgery on Groin

    Vogt's second ultrasound showed nothing that requires surgery, Melvin says. He should be back at the park tomorrow...

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  15. Jurickson Profar Will Not Play for the Texas Rangers This Season

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  16. DeShields Sits, Gallo Starts Against Mariners Tonight

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  17. A's 2016 Schedule Includes Four vs. Giants in June

    The A's 2016 schedule was released Tuesday, and the Bay Bridge Series will go back to being a home-and-home block of four consecutive games against the Giants in June...

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  18. Former MLB Pitcher Joaquin Andujar, 62, Dies After Battle with Diabetes

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  19. Scott Kazmir Set for Showdown with Sonny Gray

    OAKLAND -- When Scott Kazmir first saw Sonny Gray's name penciled in opposite his to start Tuesday's game between the Astros and Athletics , the trash talking between the two began...

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  20. George Springer's Comeback Can Turn Astros Lineup into Playoff-Ready Force

    George Springer has yet to gain full membership into the group of Major League Baseball’s superstars, but he is a game-changing talent regardless of his standing among the game’s elite...

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  21. DeShields Leaves Game with Mild Knee Sprain

    The arms: Despite not allowing any runs, RHP Yovani Gallardo was removed with one out in the sixth inning at 92 pitches. It tied his lowest pitch total for the season. … Gallardo has not allowed any runs in four of his last six outings...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 12 months ago 122 reads 0 comments

  22. Rangers Top Mariners, Gain Ground in West

    The Rangers gained a game on the first-place Astros with their eighth shutout of the season in a 3-0 victory over the Mariners on Monday afternoon at Safeco Field...

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  23. Jed Lowrie Contributes on His Day off

    A day after hitting a go-ahead grand slam, the switch-hitting Jed Lowrie was out of the starting lineup Monday against the A's lefthanded starter Felix Doubront...

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  24. Instant Replay: A's Bats Come Alive to Edge Astros, End Skid

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  25. Beltre's 2-Run Single Helps Rangers Beat Mariners 3-0

    Adrian Beltre lined a two-run, bases-loaded single in the sixth inning and Yovani Gallardo pitched into the sixth as the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 3-0 Monday...

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