2:18 PM EDT, Wed October 01, 2014

Nick Punto off DL, but Alberto Callaspo at 2B for A’s

From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at U.S. Cellular Field Nick Punto (hamstring) came off the DL today, but he’s not really 100 percent, according to manager Bob Melvin. Melvin was out of infielders in extra innings last night, rosters have expanded – so why not activate Punto? He’s probably not going to do any pinch running with a hamstring that isn’t totally healed, but he could play in the field if needed. Here’s another reason he isn’t in the lineup tonight: Punto is 4 for 26 against White Sox starter John Danks, while Alberto Callaspo is 5 for 9 with a walk against...

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