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Sacramento Bee Oct 9, 2014

A's release retiring Dunn

The Oakland Athletics officially released designated hitter Adam Dunn Thursday in order to clear a spot on the team's 40-man roster.
KFFL Oct 9, 2014

Athletics | Adam Dunn officially released

Oakland Athletics DH Adam Dunn was officially released Thursday, Oct. 9. Dunn announced his retirement ...
Chicago Sun-Times Oct 4, 2014

Baseball by the numbers

SOX (& ADAM DUNN) NINE TO KNOW 1 Adam Dunn played in 2,001 regular-season games — and none in the postseason. He played 528 games in a White Sox uniform (26.4 percent). He hit 462 home runs, 106 with the Sox (22.9 percent). 2 Dunn struck out 2,379 times, the most of any  active player, with 720 coming with the Sox  (30.3 percent). 3 Of all the players (other than pitchers) who have appeared in at least 500 games for the Sox, Dunn has the lowest batting average...
CSN Washington Oct 1, 2014

Former Nats slugger Adam Dunn still plans to retire

Former Nats slugger Adam Dunn is still leaning towards retirement even after a disappointing loss for the Athletics.
KFFL Oct 1, 2014

Athletics | Adam Dunn retires

Oakland Athletics DH Adam Dunn has opted to retire at the age of 34. He ...
Melvin says Dunn “is all about team” in not getting a start

Melvin says Dunn “is all about team” in not getting a start

Manager Bob Melvin made one prudent choice (with an asterisk) and one surprising choice in setting his lineup for the A’s wild card game tonight with the Royals. The surprise is that DH Adam Dunn is on the bench. Brandon… Continue Reading →
Oakland Tribune Sep 30, 2014

Adam Dunn not in A's lineup for Tuesday's wild card game

Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin opts to sit Dunn, and will instead play Sam Fuld in left with Brandon Moss as the DH; also Geovany Soto will catch Jon Lester.
San Jose Mercury News Sep 28, 2014

A's Adam Dunn finally gets a chance to play in the postseason

After 15 seasons and more than 2,000 games Oakland A's slugger Adam Dunn gets his first chance to play in the playoffs after the A's clinched a spot in the A.L. wild card game against the Kansas City Royals

As Oakland’s Adam Dunn makes playoffs for first time, Rangers’ Alex Rios steps into dubious distinction

ARLINGTON — Oakland’s victory came in career game No. 2,001 for designated hitter Adam Dunn and put him into the playoffs for the first time. “It means everything,” said Dunn, a former Texas quarterback. Rangers outfielder Alex Rios now has the …
Oakland Tribune Sep 26, 2014

Adam Dunn will hit second in A's lineup on Friday

Dunn hasn't been a No. 2 hitter since 2008, but Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin saai he wants to mix things up for his slumping team

Desperate Oakland bats Dunn second against Texas Rangers

Oakland manager Bob Melvin took the unusual step of putting designated hitter Adam Dunn into the No. 2 spot for Friday’s game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park. It is the first time that the slow-footed Dunn has …

Adam Dunn batting second tonight for A’s

From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at the former Ballpark in Arlington (which is still a ballpark in Arlington) The A’s, stalled yesterday in their effort to whittle down their magic number of 2, have a different-look lineup tonight, with big slugger Adam Dunn batting second. He’s 0 for 8 lifetime vs. Texas starter Nick Tepesch, so it’s not a matchup thing. I’m going with “shakeup.” He does have 106 starts batting second in his career – but not since early on, back in his Reds days. No one wants to get to the postseason more than Dunn, who hasn’t been in his 14-year...
KFFL Sep 26, 2014

Athletcs | Adam Dunn No. 2 in order

Oakland Athletics DH Adam Dunn is batting second Friday, Sept. 26. Dunn has not hit ...

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