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U.S.S. Mariner 15 hours ago
Game 26, Mariners at Athletics
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Game 26, Mariners at Athletics

Hisashi Iwakuma vs. Sonny Gray, 7:05pm Before we get to today’s game, I’ve got a random observation about the still-young 2016 season. For the past 5 seasons or so, the rate at which batters make contact when they swing has been trending down. Contact % dipped under 80% first in 2012, and it’s lived in This post came from: U.S.S. Mariner, and is copyright by the authors. This RSS feed is intended for the personal use of readers and not, for instance, spam blogs.Game 26, Mariners at Athletics
Seattle Times 7 hours ago

Postgame notes and video: Mariners roll to an 8-2 win over the Athletics

Notes and postgame video of manager Scott Servais in the Mariners' 8-2 win over the A's on Tuesday night at the Oakland Coliseum.

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San Jose Mercury News Apr 26, 2016

A's Hill is sharp in beating Tigers

A's win 5-1 as Hill blanks Tigers on four hits in his seven innings to get A's back over .500
San Jose Mercury News Apr 26, 2016

Former A's minor-league pitcher dies

Sean Murphy, a 27-year-old right-hander who spent six seasons in the Oakland A's farm system, died Monday in Arizona.

Sean Murphy’s death hits A’s clubhouse hard

The news of the death of former A’s minor league pitcher Sean Murphy Tuesday hit the A’s clubhouse hard. Many of the players who have spent time working their way through the minor league system were close to Murphy, 27,… Continue Reading → The post Sean Murphy’s death hits A’s clubhouse hard appeared first on Inside the As.
San Jose Mercury News Apr 26, 2016

Watch: Detroit Tigers outfielder flips off home crowd

Detroit Tigers outfielder Tyler Collins gives the middle finger to his home crowd after being booed for letting a fly ball drop in Monday's win over the Oakland Athletics. Collins said he lost the ball in the lights and was embarrassed by his response.
San Jose Mercury News Apr 26, 2016

Tigers' Collins flips middle finger at his own booing fans

Detroit's Tyler Collins directed an obscene gesture at his own fans after misplaying a fly ball in win over the Oakland A's

A’s Andrew Triggs makes most of MLB debut

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Oakland Tribune Apr 25, 2016

Graveman hit hard in Detroit

Three Oakland starters in a row have given up six earned runs; team loses 7-3 to Tigers
San Jose Mercury News Apr 25, 2016

A's demote Eric Surkamp; Andrew Triggs up from Nashville

Lefty Eric Surkamp was sent to Triple-A Nashville Monday after giving up six runs in 4.2 innings in Toronto Sunday.
A’s demote Eric Surkamp; Andrew Triggs up from Nashville

A’s demote Eric Surkamp; Andrew Triggs up from Nashville

The A’s demoted left-handed starter Eric Surkamp Monday, returning him to Triple-A Nashville while promoting right-handed reliever Andrew Triggs from the same team. Surkamp allowed nine hits and six runs in 4.2 innings Sunday, after which the A’s seem inclined… Continue Reading → The post A’s demote Eric Surkamp; Andrew Triggs up from Nashville appeared first on Inside the As.
Oakland Tribune Apr 24, 2016

A's vs. Detroit Tigers pitching matchups

Oakland A's will finish off road trip with four-game series against the Detroit Tigers
A’s Yonder Alonso, Stephen Vogt OK with weekend bats

A’s Yonder Alonso, Stephen Vogt OK with weekend bats

Yonder Alonso knows what you’re thinking about the A’s offense. After scoring a season-high eight runs Friday, the team is in a slump with three runs Saturday and three more Sunday. They hit four homers, but only had two hits… Continue Reading → The post A’s Yonder Alonso, Stephen Vogt OK with weekend bats appeared first on Inside the As.
San Jose Mercury News Apr 24, 2016

A's lose second in a row to Toronto

The Oakland Athletics hit three homers, but lose to the Toronto Blue Jays 6-3.
With Jed Lowrie ailing, A’s Tyler Ladendorf gets start at 2B

With Jed Lowrie ailing, A’s Tyler Ladendorf gets start at 2B

Tyler Ladendorf hasn’t played more than a couple of innings at second base since last year. He was in the starting lineup for the A’s series finale in Toronto Sunday and neither he nor the A’s seemed at all concerned… Continue Reading → The post With Jed Lowrie ailing, A’s Tyler Ladendorf gets start at 2B appeared first on Inside the As.
Oakland Tribune Apr 23, 2016

A's win streak halted by Toronto Blue Jays

Oakland A's started this season 7-0 on the road, but that streak ended in a 9-3 setback to the Blue Jays Saturday.

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