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Oakland Athletics: New features at O.co Coliseum signal a change of direction for the A's

Have the A’s changed for the better?

From 2005-2016, former owner Lew Wolff ran the Oakland Athletics more like a business, rather than a sports team. 536 more words

How Much Might Mike Trout's Injury Hurt?

You’ve heard by now that Mike Trout is on the disabled list for the first time in his career. And no pun intended, this injury hurts the Trout loving community, which really should be all of us. 1,359 more words

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The Highs and Lows of Graphing in One Day

When you collect in person autographs there many highs and lows. There is nothing better than when you get most, if not all, of the cards or items you wanted signed. 534 more words

Oakland Athletics

This Day In History: 25th Anniversary Of Rickey Henderson's 1,000th Steal

by Cutter Hicks, Sports 1140 KHTK

Today marks the 25th anniversary of Rickey Henderson’s 1,000th stolen base during the Oakland Athletics’ trip to Detroit in a three-game series on May 1, 1992. 238 more words

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Fall From Grace, and The Dark Before The Dawn

The A’s began the 1990s right where they left off in the 1980s, making their third straight appearance in the Fall Classic. In spite of assembling a 103 win powerhouse that featured two 35+ home run sluggers (Canseco and McGwire), a .325 average and 65 steals from Rickey Henderson, and 49 combined victories from Dave Stewart and Bob Welch (the AL Cy Young winner), the A’s were swept by the underdog Cincinnati Reds in the World Series. 701 more words

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The Grant Napear Show with Doug Christie; Dave Kaval

Oakland A’s president Dave Kaval joined the show and told Doug and Grant it is a fact the A’s will be announcing a new stadium deal before the end of the year. 24 more words

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Opening Night 2017

It was a beautiful night as the Oakland Athletics won the home opener against the Angels 4-2 at the newly dedicated Rickey Henderson Field.