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Retired pharmacist who now has a career as a sports writer and broadcaster

A’s squeak by the Royals 2-1

August 27, 2019

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Photo credit: @Athletics By Jerry Feitelberg What a difference a day makes. On Monday night the A’s routed the Kansas City Royals 19-4. The A’s pounded out 22 hits to trounce KC.  On Tuesday night, it was a different story. The A’s had just five hits, none after the second inning, and two runs. The […]

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A’s rout the lowly Royals 19-4

August 26, 2019

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Photo credit: @Athletics By Jerry Feitelberg The A’s pummeled the Kansas City Royals 19-4 to start the seven-game, two-city road trip. The A’s went down in order in the first inning. They scored in every inning after the first. A’s starting pitcher Homer Bailey, who was acquired from the Royals in July, faced his old […]

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A’s beat Yankees 5-3, earn three-game sweep

August 22, 2019

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Photo credit: @Athletics By Jerry Feitelberg OAKLAND — The Oakland A’s beat the New York Yankees Thursday night 5-3 to sweep the three-game series. The A’s have now won seven of the last nine games. They took three out of four from the Astros and split the two-game series in San Francisco with the Giants. […]

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A’s win a thriller vs. Yankees 6-4

August 21, 2019

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Photo credit: @Athletics By Jerry Feitelberg OAKLAND — The Oakland A’s won a thriller Wednesday night as they beat the New York Yankees for the second night in a row by a score of 6-4. The Yankees, with a lineup of power hitters, made a run late in the game. The A’s have power hitters, […]

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A’s take game 1 vs. Yankees 6-2

August 20, 2019

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Photo credit: @Athletics By Jerry Feitelberg OAKLAND — The Oakland A’s, behind the pitching of Homer Bailey, beat the New York Yankees 6-2 Tuesday night at the Oakland Coliseum. The Yankees came to town with the best record in the American League. They were 40 games over the .500 mark with a record of 83-43. […]

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Preview of the A’s vs. Yankees series

August 19, 2019

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By Jerry Feitelberg Oakland- The Oakland A’s will start a three-game series with the New York Yankees beginning Tuesday night at the Oakland Coliseum. The A’s and Yankees are both iconic franchises. Each franchise has a storied past. The Yankees, with 40 AL pennants and 27 World Series crowns, are seeking to add another pennant […]

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A’s win a wild and wooly thriller over the Astros 7-6

August 15, 2019

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Photo credit: @Athletics By Jerry Feitelberg OAKLAND — On a very warm night at the Oakland Coliseum, the A’s and the visiting Houston Astros put a display of home run power never seen here. For the first time in the history of the Coliseum, the teams hit a total of 10 home runs. Each side […]

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A’s thwart Giants 9-5, split Bay Bridge Series

August 14, 2019

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By Jerry Feitelberg The Oakland A’s, behind a superb performance by Homer Bailey, downed the San Francisco Giants 9-5. Bailey went seven innings and allowed two hits. He walked one and struck out seven to earn his tenth win of the season. The Giants starter Tyler Beede took the loss. The A’s were in cruise […]

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Giants nip A’s 3-2, take Game 1 of Bay Bridge Series

August 13, 2019

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Photo credit: @NBCSAthletics By Jerry Feitelberg SAN FRANCISCO–The Oakland A’s and the San Francisco Giants played a very entertaining game Tuesday night in the Battle of the Bay. The Giants’ Madison Bumgarner was on the top of his game as he went seven innings and allowed just two hits. The only mistake he made was […]

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Preview of the Bay Bridge series between the A’s and Giants

August 12, 2019

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Photo credit: youtube.com By Jerry Feitelberg The A’s have an off-day on Monday. They finish the eight-game road trip by visiting the San Francisco Giants to play two starting on Tuesday at Oracle Park in San Francisco. Since the game will be played in a National League Park, the A’s will not be able to […]

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