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Donaldson, A's Rally In 11th To Beat Angels Again

ANAHEIM (CBS / AP) — Josh Donaldson drove in Jed Lowrie with an 11th-inning double, and the Oakland Athletics overcame Mike Trout’s tying homer in the ninth for a 10-9 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night. 517 more words


Jaso's Pinch-Hit HR Lifts A's Over Angels 3-2

ANAHEIM (CBS / AP) — Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night. 605 more words


Mariners Preview (4/11/14): Supreme Court In Session

(1090 The Fan) – Court will be in session Friday night…Supreme Court that is.

Felix Hernandez will try to win his third game in as many starts Friday in front of a sea of bright yellow t-shirts as Safeco Field will be honoring “King Felix” for his first home start of the young 2014 campaign. 284 more words


A's Take Struggling Jim Johnson Out Of Closer Role

The Oakland Athletics brought Jim Johnson into their bullpen when they lost All-Star closer Grant Balfour in free agency.

Two weeks into the season, Johnson is 0-2 with an 18.90 ERA and one blown save in five appearances for the Athletics. 296 more words


Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - April 10, 2014

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It is time for Red Sox and Yankees! The rivalry is in a strange place right now but no doubt will pick up in intensity. 95 more words

San Francisco Giants

Oakland Athletics remove Jim Johnson from closer's role

It’s been only eight games, but Jim Johnson has lost his job as Oakland’s closer. On Thursday morning, A’s manager Bob Melvin announced that Johnson would no longer pitch in save situations. 433 more words


Fantasy Update: Oakland Athletics Johnson to be removed from closer role

The Oakland Athletics Jim Johnson has been removed from the closer position. This season Johnson in 3.1IP has had struggled to get 1 save along with a healthy 18.90 era holding a onto a hits, seven earned runs and six walks in those 3.1 innings. 72 more words