Melvin says it's great team rewarded nice season by Pridie -And it's good he's here with Burns (wrist) and Fuld (back) hurting. And Crisp.
Donaldson/Cespedes/Moss 2015 Salary: $21.3M
Crisp/Butler 2016 Salary: 22.6M
#Athletics first run is a HR by Butler, his 10th of season. 3-1 #Mariners lead in seventh. Crisp batting for Smolinski.
Crisp with a pinch hit single and Reddick now pinch hitting for Phegley.
Crisp, Reddick, Semien to start the bottom of the 9th. #RallyTime #LetsGoOakland
Bases loaded/no outs in the bottom of the sixth.
Coco pinch-hitting .... drum roll please....
Crisp pinch hitting with bases loaded in sixth vs. Fields.
Crisp with a two-run double to give #Athletics 4-2 lead.
Two-run double for Coco makes it 4-2!!
Crisp comes through with a pinch-hit two-run double, giving the A's a 4-2 lead in the sixth.
Crisp has delivered a hit as a pinch-hitter in each of his last four games.
A little pinch of Coco. https://t.co/IiezG9DHld
Quick recap: Like old times, Crisp, Doolittle headline Oakland #Athletics 10-9 win over Astros http://t.co/JlBlrzzocg via @SFGate
Much more from Sean Doolittle's first save in a year and Coco Crisp excels in new role: http://t.co/EMSPHSqsmF #Athletics @sfchronicle
A's lineup: Crisp in left, Blair behind dish vs Astros http://t.co/DEVksVMfWV #AsTalk
Uh oh! RBI walk for Coco and the A's have the bases loaded down 7-4.
Pinch hitter Crisp draws a bases-loaded walk here in the ninth. A's trail, 7-4, with one out.
Crisp to bat for Gentry with men at corners and two outs in sixth.
So Scioscia goes to pen for LH Alvarez. Crisp a switch hitter but batting .189 vs. LHs this year.
Coco Crisp delivers a pinch hit RBI single to give the A's the lead. #Athletics 4, Angels 3, middle of the sixth.
Crisp dinks single to right, sends in Butler, but Semien out trying to go to third. Seems to be a trend tonight. #Athletics up 4-3 in sixth.
Crisp with a pinch-hit RBI bloop single to give the A's a 4-3 lead before Semien is thrown out at third to end the sixth.
A's take a 4-3 lead on Crisp's pinch-hit single, but Semien makes 3rd out at 3rd base. Not a baserunning clinic from A's tonight
Eight innings are complete at Anaheim and we're tied at 4-4. Crisp, Anderson and Burns due up for the #Athletics
Crisp stranded at second, so we go to the bottom of the ninth, 4-4.
I don't know why, and as always, photos not allowed in clubhouse. But Coco Crisp was wearing a huge Tigger head and dancing just now.
Coco Crisp is now 6 for 13 as a pinch hitter.
Coco is 6 for 13 as a pinch hitter this season.
Marcus Semien triples and scores when Coco Crisp reaches on an error. #Athletics 8, Angels 5, top of the 8th
Error by Cron on sharp grounder by Crisp allows Semien to score. 8-5 #Athletics in the eighth.
In tomorrow's @sfchronicle, Josh Reddick and Coco Crisp discuss their futures with the #Athletics: http://t.co/qqdA6IT7EE via @sfchronicle
And also: what postseason award Coco Crisp is eyeing for 2016: http://t.co/qqdA6IT7EE via @sfchronicle #Athletics
In today's @sfchronicle, Reddick and Beane can joke around again, Crisp has eye on 2016 Comeback honors: http://t.co/qqdA6IT7EE #Athletics
Rewind: Crisp, Reddick hold keys to #Athletics outfield in '16 (@JoeStiglichCSN) http://t.co/Ym2BwFDz4Q #AsTalk #MLB http://t.co/ED2n0KKdmr
Melvin on Crisp: "we need him to be a starter if he's healthy." #Athletics
I asked Melvin about Crisp's future and he said they'll see in spring if he can be an everyday player again.
Melvin says they found nice niche for Crisp off bench in final months but hints he would be better roster fit as a starter going forward.
Forst says Crisp ($11mil, '16): "needs to stay healthy...Hopefully he's motivated to put in the work, get back to being out there every day"
One less hour of daylight won’t keep us from celebrating. #HappyBirthday @SVogt1229 & @Coco_Crisp! https://t.co/H0FLcewyT8