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Oakland Tribune Oct 1, 2014

Coco and Soto would have been sidelined had the A's advanced

Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin said neither Coco Crisp nor Geovany Soto would have been able to play in the Division Series if his team had beaten the Kansas City Royals in the wild card round.
Sacramento Bee Sep 30, 2014

A's Soto leaves AL wild-card game with injury

Athletics catcher Geovany Soto has left Tuesday night's AL wild-card game against the Kansas City Royals with an apparent injury that he sustained in the second inning.
KFFL Sep 30, 2014

Athletics | Geovany Soto injures thumb

Oakland Athletics C Geovany Soto (thumb) left in the third inning of the American League ...
Sacramento Bee Sep 30, 2014

Soto to catch Lester for Athletics vs Royals

Athletics ace Jon Lester will have Geovany Soto behind the plate for the first time when he takes the mound in Tuesday night's AL wild-card game against the Kansas City Royals.

Adam Dunn not in A’s wild-card lineup; Geovany Soto is catching

From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at Kauffman Stadium The A’s lineup hasn’t been posted yet, but I’ve heard it is the same as Sunday’s but with Adam Dunn out and Sam Fuld in; Fuld is in left and Brandon Moss is DHing. This means Geovany is, indeed, catching, his first time ever working with starter Jon Lester. Starting Soto is a good plan: The Royals lead the majors in steals and Soto has shown to be the best A’s catcher at shutting down opposing running games lately. The fact he hasn’t caught Lester before should be negligible; Lester is a pro’s pro, and Soto is a good...

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