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Brad Miller’s Single Leads Texas Rangers Defeat Oakland Athletics 2-0

The Texas Rangers defeated the Oakland Athletics 2-0 on Saturday, April 23, thanks to a critical single by Brad Miller in the eighth inning that drove in two runs. Adolis Garcia and Willie Calhoun opened the winning rally by chasing Frankie Montas (2-2) with consecutive one-out singles. Miller lined a 1-1 pitch to the left […]

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Oakland Athletics put six players in COVID-19 injured list

Prior to their game against the Baltimore Orioles, the Oakland Athletics placed six of their players on the Major League Baseball’s COVID-19 injured list. Impacted by the move are right-handed pitcher Lou Trivino, left-handed pitchers A.J Puk and Kirby Snead, catcher Austin Allen, infielder Jed Lowrie, and outfielder Chad Pinder. Trivino is 0-1 with a 4.91 ERA and two saves […]

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San Diego Padres sign Sean Manaea from Oakland Athletics

On Sunday, the Oakland Athletics continued their spring overhaul with the San Diego Padres in a four-man trade for left-handed pitcher Sean Manaea. Then, to make the day even more memorable for the A’s fans, Manaea was announced as San Diego’s starting pitcher for a scheduled spring training game at Hohokam Stadium against the team […]

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MLB: Athletics to sign World Series champion Stephen Vogt back to Oakland

A reigning World Series champion catcher Stephen Vogt will reportedly return to Oakland. On Wednesday, Matt Kawahara of the San Francisco Chronicle reported that the Oakland Athletics signed Vogt to a major league contract. Later, the information was confirmed by the Athletic’s insider Martin Gallegos. Amid a struggling offseason, fans hope that the return could […]

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Sean Murphy leads Athletics to victory against Orioles

Catcher Sean Murphy emerged from a deep slumber with a home run, a double, and a single. Outfielder Cristian Pache hammered his second homer as the Oakland Athletics defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-4 on Thursday afternoon, their third victory in a four-game series. Murphy, one of Oakland’s top stalwarts who hit 17 homers last season, […]

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Mariners Infielder Mike Ford Acquired By Giants

The Giants face up difficulties due to injuries and the COVID-19 pandemic. They had to utilize their backup catcher Curt Casali to take grounders at first base before Friday’s game since the Giants’ lineup is thin. The Giants finally sought some temporary support on Saturday by making another trade with the Seattle Mariners to acquire […]

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Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger delivers two homers in match against Padres

Since earning the MVP award in 2019, Cody Bellinger has had a couple of disappointing seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers. This season, he’s showing some major evidence of improvement. On Sunday, Bellinger looked like his 2019 self again in the game against the San Diego Padres, hitting not one, but two home runs in […]

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Reds’ poor perfomance lets Padres win the match

The Cincinnati Reds rarely seemed to perform well on their West Coast road trips, but this was a completely new level of failure. They lost all seven games they played in Southern California. They finished their road trip with a 6-0 loss to the San Diego Padres on Wednesday, their first shutout of the season. They had […]

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MLB celebrates 75th anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s debut

This year marks the diamond jubilee anniversary of the legendary Jackie Robinson’s debut in 1947 at Brooklyn’s Ebbets Field. The Brooklyn Dodgers’ baseman broke the baseball color line and became the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball. “But if Mr. Rickey hadn’t signed me, I wouldn’t have played another year in the black […]

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MacKenzie Gore To Make His MLB Debut On Friday Night

Pitcher MacKenzie Gore from the San Diego Padres made his debut on Friday night in a game against the Atlanta Braves. The move was revealed by Padres manager Bob Melvin on Thursday. Bob Melvin announced that Padres top pitching prospect MacKenzie Gore will start tomorrow against the Braves pic.twitter.com/bd41V50hY9 — FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) April […]