Tag Archives: Oakland A’s

That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: China pulled out of NBA over Rockets GM tweet; A’s consider getting rooted in Vegas

October 6, 2019

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file photo from Washingtonpost.com: In this April 19, 2011, file photo, Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey discusses the direction of the team with the media during a basketball news conference, in Houston, after the decision to part ways with NBA basketball head coach Rick Adelman. Morey tried Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 to defuse the […]

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MLB The Show 2019 Postseason podcast with Daniel Dullum: Cole enjoys what could be his last days in Houston; Yanks in front of Twins with 2-0 lead; plus more

October 6, 2019

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photo from latimes.com: The Astros’ Gerrit Cole struck out 15 in 7 2/3 scoreless innings against the Rays in Game 2 the ALDS. On the MLB The Show 2019 Postseason podcast with Daniel: 1 Astros’ Gerrit Cole making the most of what might be his last days in Houston 2 Yankees in the driver’s seat […]

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That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: Oakland A’s after 2019

October 6, 2019

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photo from bleacherreport.com: Oakland A’s manager Bob Melvin says a game could go right down to a home run or a strikeout. By Amaury Pi-Gonzalez There are basically four ways of building a championship team: 1. Farms system 2. Free Agent signings 3. MLB Draft 4. Trade of players Of course not one is always […]

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At Home. Home Runs? A’s simply out of character in Wild Card game loss to the Rays

October 2, 2019

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By Morris Phillips OAKLAND — Seven A’s homered at least 20 times this season. Manager Bob Melvin’s wasn’t trying to reinvent the wheel in advance of the win-or-swim Wild Card game: he penciled all seven into his lineup on Wednesday against the Rays. What happened next wasn’t what anyone in Oakland was expecting. One of […]

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Headline Sports podcast with London Marq: This one’s for all the marbles, Rays-A’s, expect a good pitching match

October 2, 2019

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yahoo.sports.com file photo: Oakland left handed pitcher Sean Manaea will start for the A’s in Wednesday’s AL wildcard game against the Tampa Bay Rays. On Headline Sports podcast with London: #1 The American League Wild Card game between Tampa Bay and Oakland is a one and done series. London tells us what’s on the line […]

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Headline Sports podcast with Barbara Mason: It’s here, the AL Wild Card game, it’s anyone’s one and done; Raiders hold up for win against Colts; plus more

October 1, 2019

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mercurynews.com file photo: Oakland Athletics’ Khris Davis (2), right, is mobbed by his teammates after winning the game with a walk-off walk against the Texas Rangers during the ninth inning of their MLB game at the Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. on Sunday, July 28, 2019. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Texas Rangers 6-5. On Headline […]

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Wild Card preview: Rays and A’s at Oakland Coliseum

September 30, 2019

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mercurynews.com file photo: Oakland Athletics’ Khris Davis (2) removes his helmet after batting against the Toronto Blue Jays in the second inning of their MLB game at the Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. on Friday, April 19, 2019. By Jerry Feitelberg OAKLAND — After a long season of 162 games, the A’s and Rays will have […]

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MLB The Show Postseason 2019 podcast with Daniel Dullum: Taking a look at wild card matchups; Bochy gets ready for retirement; plus more

September 29, 2019

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photo from the olympian.com: Oakland Athletics’ Ramon Laureano makes his way through the dugout after hitting a solo home run on a pitch from Seattle Mariners’ Marco Gonzales during the third inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, in Seattle. On the MLB The Show podcast with Daniel Dullum: 1 Playoff pairings are […]

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MLB The Show podcast with Matt Harrington: It’s Rays and A’s for the Wednesday wild card, but where?

September 28, 2019

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photo from sfgate.com: Oakland Athletics’ Marcus Semien rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, in Seattle. On the MLB The Show podcast with Matt: #1 The Oakland A’s and Tampa Bay Rays both qualify for at least […]

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A’s Don’t Help Themselves, Wild Card Race Tied After M’s 4-3 Walk-off Win

September 27, 2019

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Photo credit: @Mariners By Matthew Harrington The Oakland A’s clinched a postseason berth Friday night, but it was hardly cause for celebration. By virtue of the Cleveland Indians losing earlier in the night, the A’s knew they’d be locked into a spot in the Wild Card game. The only question is where will that game […]

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