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Athletics Nation Aug 4, 2016

Game #108: A's Avoid Sweep, Beat Angels 8-6 in 10

After a 5 game losing streak, the A's bats rallied to a 10 inning win. Ryan Madson earned the win with stellar late inning pitching and Ryan Dull hammered down the save. The Athletics never gave in during this game and the bats and late relievers carried the day for a key win to close out a rough road trip. More recap to come.  Go A's!
A’s are defeated, but don’t feel defeatist; that’s a plus

A’s are defeated, but don’t feel defeatist; that’s a plus

There was the predictable silence in the A’s clubhouse after Monday’s game ended with Adrian Beltre taking Ryan Madson deep for a game-winning two-run homer. There wasn’t any of the predictable woe-is-me that often befits teams in fourth place and… Continue Reading → The post A’s are defeated, but don’t feel defeatist; that’s a plus appeared first on Inside the As.
Athletics Nation Jul 25, 2016

Game #100: We miss you, Sean Doolittle

The A's were an out away from a win again, but Ryan Madson gave up another walkoff dinger. This one was by Adrian Beltre, taking a nice win away from the A's. The A's did everything right tonight, getting within an out of victory before Ryan Madson gently placed the ball on a tee for Adrian Beltre to deposit into the left-field seats, winning the game for the Rangers by a count of 7-6. It's a game the A's could have and should have won, but didn't. Sean Doolittle, please come back. An auspicious start If you were to anthropomorphize the A's struggles against bad left handed pitchers, the...
Oakland Tribune Jul 25, 2016

A's fall to Rangers on Adrian Beltre walk-off

Closer Ryan Madson gives up decisive blast

Ryan Madson Photos