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Evaluating A's arbitration in 2018 MLB offseason: Josh Phegley - 21 Oct 2018
Josh Phegley served as the A's backup catcher in 2018, slashing .204/.255/.344 with two home runs and 15 RBI in 93 at-bats. Oakland performed extremely well with him in the lineup, going 20-7 in games he started. Phegley, 30, is a career .223 hitter in ...
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A's to have Edwin Jackson in bullpen vs. Yankees

ESPN - 03 Oct 2018
Mike Fiers, among Oakland's few healthy starting pitchers, was left off the roster for Wednesday's game. If the A's advance, he would be in position to start an AL Division Series opener at Boston on Friday. Fiers, who made his first relief appearance ...
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Evaluating the A's arbitration decisions: Cory Gearrin - 19 Oct 2018
If the number really is as high as $2.4 million, it would be a lot to pay for a depth option like Gearrin. While his numbers have been decent, the A's have younger and cheaper options in Lou Trivino and J.B. Wendelken. Oakland may be better off using ...
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AL Wild Card, NLCS Game 7, Show The Value Of The SP

Athletics Nation - 21 Oct 2018
Now you can fault Counsell, if you want, for pulling Chacin so early as that was a choice (just as you could fault the A's for not starting Edwin Jackson and hoping to coax a solid 4-5 IP from their first pitcher). But watching Chacin it was evident ...
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Arizona Fall League: A's hitting prospects start strong

Athletics Nation - 13 Oct 2018
The Arizona Fall League is off and running, with four days of games in the books. The Mesa Solar Sox have a 3-1 record so far, and the Oakland A's contingent of seven players has helped more than hurt. For the most part, the hitters have been strong in ...
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A's cut ties to flagship radio station

San Francisco Chronicle - 16 Oct 2018
After months of hinting that they've parted ways with their flagship radio station, the A's made it official, tweeting, “It's not us, it's you,” when their four-year contract with 95.7 FM The Game expired. Chris Giles, the A's chief operating officer ...
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PHOTOS: Behind the Scenes with the Oakland A's

thebolditalic - 27 Sep 2018
But the last three decades have been a different story. The A's have made it to the playoffs only nine times, losing in the first round in all but two of those appearances. Through it all, though, one thing is for sure: Oakland fans have remained loyal ...
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These A's are just getting started

Sacramento Bee - 04 Oct 2018
The 2018 Oakland A's were fun, engaging, endearing, and scrappy. They were a team that demanded your attention and earned your admiration. They could go toe-to-toe with anyone in baseball and they were never out of a game until all 27 outs were made.
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Oakland A's fall to Yankees 7-2 in do-or-die AL Wild Card game

KGO-TV - 04 Oct 2018
Despite making nine playoff appearances this century, Oakland has reached the AL Championship Series only once, in 2006. The club dropped to 1-14 during that stretch with a chance to move on, including a 9-8 loss in 12 innings to Kansas City in the ...

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