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Samardzija Snaps Skid, A’s Defeat Astros

HOUSTON (CBS / AP) — Jeff Samardzija pitched eight solid innings and Josh Donaldson drove in three runs to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Astros 8-2 Monday night. 100 more words


Athletics calling up Drew Pomeranz to start Wednesday

According to Joe Stiglich of CSNBayArea.com, Athletics manager Bob Melvin confirmed this evening that Drew Pomeranz will called up from Triple-A Sacramento to start Wednesday against the Astros. 132 more words

How Jake Arrieta Changed His Career

The 2014 season has been absolutely magnificent for Chicago Cubs’ right-hander Jake Arrieta. After four seasons in Baltimore, Arrieta was dealt to the Cubs (along with… 757 more words

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Samardzija Struggles, A’s Lose To Mets

OAKLAND (CBS / AP) — Lucas Duda hit a three-run homer, Eric Campbell also connected and the New York Mets beat the Oakland Athletics 8-5 on Wednesday to snap a three-game losing streak. 124 more words


Levine: Ramirez Could Be Missing Link In Cubs Rotation

By Bruce Levine–

(CBS) – The Cubs’ starting rotation has been good for most of the 2014 campaign. After trading Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel in early July, it appeared Chicago was headed toward another 100-loss season. 575 more words


Few, few pitches, Part 2

Since right-hander Kyle Drabek was called up over the weekend by the Toronto Blue Jays from Triple-A Buffalo – and to continue an earlier post about the same topic… 615 more words

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