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  1. GOG 2015 #24 A's vs. RoyalsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Athletics Nation

    Woo hoo! The A's are on a 5-game winning streak! Does it extend through the weekend against the Royals? Or does it end in another brawl? Only time will tell... 2. Starters: The Royals starters seem to be scuffling, while the A's starters are dominating. Since I can't quite choose-an-ace, I'll let you do it! Choose one starter from the Royals and one from the A's and guess IP / H / ER / BB / K for their start.

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  2. Jose Canseco goes deep in Pittsburg, Calif.Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Athletics Nation

    Jose Canseco is 50 years old and last appeared in MLB in 2001, but he's still "addicted" to baseball, as he puts it. Before the Pittsburg Diamonds played the San Rafael Pacifics in their Pacific Association game on Thursday, the two teams held a Home Run Derby.

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  3. Colby Lewis takes blame for loss as Rangers fall 6-3 to A'sRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Colby Lewis lost his control and felt as if he lost the game for the Texas Rangers, even without a decision. The Oakland Athletics completed a three-game series sweep with a 6-3 win Thursday, getting their go-ahead runs after the veteran Texas right-hander had given way to the bullpen.

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  4. Athletics finish off 3-game sweep of Rangers with 6-3 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daily Herald

    Sonny Gray won his fifth consecutive start at Texas, Josh Reddick drove in three runs and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game series sweep with a 6-3 victory Thursday. Reddick had a two-run single with two outs in the seventh immediately after Ben Zobrist drew a bases-loaded walk off Sam Freeman to break a 3-3 tie.

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  5. A's proving themselves with hot streakRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Oakland Athletics

    This might end up being one of Billy Beane's finest hours, and don't you hate it how the smart guys end up being right so often? First, though, things have to work out a certain way for the A's and their general manager. Yes, that means lots of October baseball.

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  6. Strong 'pen performance sparks confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Oakland Athletics

    "It's big," Josh Reddick said. "Last second half was not fun to be a part of. It was rough, and a lot of struggles there.

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  7. Off Day OT Thread: Green EditionRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Royals Review

    The Kansas City Royals will face the Oakland Athletics tomorrow in Oakland, hopefully playing a clean series and not continuing their bizarre hatred that could translate into injuries . The Athletics are the only team in Major League Baseball to feature green as a significant color.

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  8. Mitch Moreland says he can play through soreness that is hindering his runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Dallas Morning News

    Texas Rangers first baseman Mitch Moreland catches a throw to first base during the first inning of their game against the Oakland Athletics on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas.. Moreland blamed the condition on soreness in the lower back and legs.

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  9. Oakland Athletics' Mojo Has Finally ReturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Swingin' A's

    ... with two saves in their last three appearances where they gave up zero earned runs. It looks like the 2015 Oakland Athletics are finally coming together for their first winning month since July 2014. With a whole six weeks to go until the July 31 ...

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  10. Fraley: As Rangers brace for rugged trip, can Banister trust 'minefield' that is club's bullpen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Dallas Morning News

    Texas Rangers right fielder Shin-Soo Choo winces when a pitches comes too close for comfort during the first inning during their game against the Oakland Athletics on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas.. Relievers Keone Kela and Sam Freeman combined to give up three two-out runs in the seventh inning, allowing Oakland to break away for a 6-3 victory that completed a three-game sweep of the Rangers at Globe Life Park.

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  11. Manfred talks mostly A's during Giants visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | SFBay

    Commissioner Robert Manfred visited AT&T Park Thursday afternoon and was hit with questions mostly concerning the park on the other side of the Bay. It's no wonder.

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  12. A's sweep Rangers on the road to push season-high winning streak to fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Examiner.com

    This is more like it, right? This is the Oakland Athletics team we all expected to see coming out of spring training. Winners of 20 in their last 31 games, the A's are no longer the worst team in the American League or in the AL West division.

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  13. Rangersa bullpen, Lewis cana t stop sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Star-Telegram.com

    Two remarkable stretches by the starting rotation helped move the Texas Rangers from last place to second place in the American League West and should have turned attention to the fine work of pitching coach Mike Maddux. The rotation's club-record streaks of 12 consecutive quality starts and 17 straight starts with no more than three earned runs combined to serve another purpose: taking the spotlight away from a bullpen that continues to have its issues and needs to be reinforced if the Rangers expect to be serious contenders this season.

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  14. Prince Fielder has once again been tripped up on the base pathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Dallas Morning News

    Texas Rangers fans applaud as Texas Rangers designated hitter Prince Fielder recovered after tripping over first base during the eighth inning at their game against the Oakland Athletics on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas. Texas Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder has had another run in with the base paths at Globe Life Park in Arlington on Thursday.

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  15. A's Sweep Rangers With 6-3 Win In Series FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | CBS Local

    Ben Zobrist #18 of the Oakland Athletics beats the tag at third base against Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers in the fifth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on June 25, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. ARLINGTON - Sonny Gray won his fifth consecutive start at Texas, Josh Reddick drove in three runs and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game series sweep with a 6-3 victory Thursday.

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  16. Josh Hamilton on former Rangers manger Ron Washington: 'I miss him'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | NOLA.com

    Josh Hamilton talks about former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington during a visit to New Orleans to face the Zephyrs as a member of the Round Rock Express on Thursday, July 25, 2015. In his five years with Ron Washington as manager, Josh Hamilton played in five All-Star Games, two World Series and was named MVP in 2010.

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  17. Game #75: A's Sweep Rangers on a Sonny-ish Day in TexasRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Athletics Nation

    Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Not in last place Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sweep Sonny Gray has pitched in Arlington before . . With a chance at a sweep, a 5 game winning streak, and a chance to push trade rumors out by one more day, the A's sent ace Sonny Gray to the mound agains the Texas Rangers.

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  18. Manfred covers array of topics in visit to San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | San Francisco Giants

    Visiting AT&T Park for the first time since succeeding Bud Selig, Commissioner Rob Manfred discussed adding a replay review center here that would serve as a backup for the existing system in New York. Manfred said there is a need for "redundancy" in the replay system -- "meaning that if New York goes down, then someplace else can [operate]," he said.

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  19. Royals return to Oakland for rematch with April antagonistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar was helped off the field after being injured after a hard slide by Oakland's Brett Lawrie during a game on April 17. Alcides Escobar wore a protective wrap over his right shoulder on Wednesday evening, but his left knee was bare. It was the health of this joint that led to Kansas City's first round of fireworks with the Oakland Athletics in April.

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  20. Game #75: A's at RangersRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Athletics Nation

    Get your Sweempers ready, the A's look to win all three against the second place Rangers, with only potential heatstroke and Ericsam Fuldgard standing in their way. Today, you can thank the BABIP gods as the A's are ahead 6-3 thanks to some dinkers and divers.

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