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Astros Call Up George Springer

(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros called up highly touted outfielding prospect George Springer on Wednesday.

“We’ve got a Springer in our step! Welcome @gspringer_4 to the Houston Astros!,” the team tweeted on Wednesday. 96 more words

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Bay Area Teams Shut Out From ESPN’s ‘Highest Paid Athlete’ List

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The latest snapshot of professional athlete pay finds Bay Area franchises being relatively frugal compared to some other major sports programs. 189 more words

Sports

Did you miss the 9th?

Did you miss the 9th inning last night? It doesn’t matter if you were watching the Giants, A’s or Red Sox… there was something to see in the 9th. 167 more words

San Francisco Giants

A’s Reportedly Making Plans To Stay In Oakland For A Decade

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – The Oakland A’s are shifting their focus from building a new South Bay ballpark to retrofitting the Oakland Coliseum as part of a new 10 year lease agreement. 111 more words

Sports

Donaldson's Double In 11th Lift's A's Over Angels 10-9

By Kahlil Najar

Anaheim – The Oakland Athletics (10-4) defeated the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (6-8), 10-9 Tuesday night in extra innings on a game winning double by Josh Donaldson in the top of the 11th. 594 more words

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

ANAHEIM, Calif. (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. 355 more words

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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

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