(AP) – General manager Billy Beane set aside his “Moneyball” tactics before last season’s trade deadline and reshaped the rotation in a futile attempt to bring the Oakland Athletics a championship. 578 more words
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The Indians are in the middle of a series with the Oakland Athletics so what better time to post a gallery of A’s third baseman Brett Lawrie’s fiancee, Dana Long. 7 more words
The Yankees lost to the Oakland Athletics, 4-3, in 10 innings on Tuesday in the first game of their three-game series in the Bronx. The Yankees had the lead against A’s ace Sonny Gray twice but gave it back and then the bullpen, which has usually dominated this season, allowed the game-tying and game-winning run. 642 more words
Tuesday night was a rough one for the Yankees’ All-Stars.
Dellin Betances, who will be on the American League’s pitching staff for the second consecutive year, gave up a leadoff home run in the 10th inning on a 0-2 breaking ball to Brett Lawrie, who had struck out in his other three at-bats, for what proved the deciding run in the Athletics’ 4-3 victory, their seventh in a row on the road. 525 more words