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Oakland Athletics Mid-Season Grades: Hitters and the Offense

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The mid-season grades continue for the Oakland Athletics, this time with the hitters receiving their report cards.

Oakland Athletics Mid-Season Grades: Pitching Staff

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Jerry Blevins leads the way for the A's pitching staff mid-season grades.

Coco Crisp, Oakland Athletics Sweep Houston Astros; Move on to Los Angeles Angels

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The Oakland Athletics begin a three game set with the Los Angeles Angels after sweeping the lowly Houston Astros over the weekend.

Jed Lowrie, Josh Reddick, and A.J. Griffin Lead Oakland A’s to Matinee Win

The Oakland A's evened the four game series against the Seattle Mariners with a 8-2 win on Thursday.

Oakland A’s 2012 Opening Day Line-up Announced

Oakland Athletics announce tonight's 2012 Opening Day line-up. As expected, Coco Crisp will lead it off with tons of power behind him.

Oakland Athletics Place Hiroyuki Nakajima on Disabled List as They Finalize Opening Day Roster

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Oakland A's place shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima on the DL, finalizing Opening Day roster. Nakajima was slotted to start at shortstop for the A's this season, but will now be out at least 10 more days.

Oakland A’s Make First Tough Cuts; Roster Predictions

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The Oakland A's have made their first cuts of spring training, and Athletics 101 makes a few early roster predictions.

Oakland Athletics’ Yoenis Cespedes Reunited with His Mother

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Oakland A's outfielder Yoenis Cespedes was recently reunited with his Mother.

Oakland Athletics’ Brett Anderson to Start Opening Day

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The Oakland A's have announced that Brett Anderson will start for the team on opening day.

Spring Has Sprung for the Oakland A’s and MLB as a Whole

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With baseball once again heating up, and spring training upon us, A's 101 breaks down three important battle the Oakland A's will be keeping a close eye on this spring.