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Panik scratched with concussion symptoms

Panik scratched with concussion symptoms

MLB.com Updated 12 hours ago
Giants second baseman Joe Panik was scratched from the lineup for Tuesday night's game against the Oakland A's with concussion symptoms
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  • Smolinski's 3-Run Pinch-Hit HR Leads A's Past Giants 13-11

    Smolinski's 3-Run Pinch-Hit HR Leads A's Past Giants 13-11

    nytimes.com 6 hours ago
    Pinch-hitter Jake Smolinski hit a go-ahead, three-run homer during Oakland's five-run eighth inning that carried the Athletics to a 13-11 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.
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  • Mengden Gets All the Run Support for First Big League Win

    Mengden Gets All the Run Support for First Big League Win

    nytimes.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    Daniel Mengden pitched into the eighth inning for his first major league win, backed by Marcus Semien's three-run homer and four RBIs, and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 8-3 on Monday night to open the Bay Bridge Series.
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  • A's plan to have Manaea start Wednesday

    A's plan to have Manaea start Wednesday

    MLB.com Jun 27 (yesterday)
    A's manager Bob Melvin said lefty Sean Manaea will return from the disabled list and start Wednesday against the Giants, aiding a rotation that finally seems to be on the mend.
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  • Marte's sac fly caps Halos' comeback vs. A's

    Marte's sac fly caps Halos' comeback vs. A's

    MLB.com Jun 26 (2 days ago)
    Jefry Marte scored Mike Trout on a sac fly with one out in the ninth inning as the Angels enjoyed a walk-off win over the A's, 7-6, to snap a six-game losing streak. It was the fourth walk-off win for the Halos this season.
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  • Angels Rally for 7-6 Win Over Athletics

    Angels Rally for 7-6 Win Over Athletics

    nytimes.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)
    Mike Trout got the Los Angeles Angels in position for an unlikely win, and Jeffry Marte finished the job.
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  • Overton gets win in big league debut vs. Halos

    Overton gets win in big league debut vs. Halos

    MLB.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)
    Danny Valencia's two-run, first-inning home run boosted Dillon Overton in his Major League debut as the Athletics beat the Angels, 7-3, to claim their third straight in the four-game set.
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  • Davis' 3-run shot, stellar D lift A's over Halos

    Davis' 3-run shot, stellar D lift A's over Halos

    MLB.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)
    Khris Davis' three-run homer in the eighth inning powered the Athletics to a 7-4 victory over the Angels on Friday night at Angel Stadium.
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  • Pujols' 573rd HR ties Killebrew at 11th all-time

    Pujols' 573rd HR ties Killebrew at 11th all-time

    MLB.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)
    Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols continued his climb up the all-time home run ladder in Friday night's 7-4 loss to the A's, tying Harmon Killebrew for 11th all-time with his first-inning, two-run homer off of Oakland left-hander Eric Surkamp -- fo…
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  • Davis' 3-Run HR in 8th Lifts A's to 7-4 Win Over Angels

    Davis' 3-Run HR in 8th Lifts A's to 7-4 Win Over Angels

    nytimes.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)
    Khris Davis hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-4 on Friday night.
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  • A's anticipate Hill and Manaea to return soon

    A's anticipate Hill and Manaea to return soon

    MLB.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)
    The A's are moving closer toward getting back two members of their starting rotation, though they're still unsure about the status of another.
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  • Umpire Paul Emmel needs stitches after bat whacks him in the he…

    Umpire Paul Emmel needs stitches after bat whacks him in the head

    yahoo.com Jun 24 (5 days ago)
    Umpire Paul Emmel sustained a scary injury on Thursday night while he was working the game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Oakland Athletics. The Angels' Jefry Marte was pinch hitting with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, and took a big swing…
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  • Lincecum takes step back in first home start

    Lincecum takes step back in first home start

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jun 24 (5 days ago)
    Nothing wound up going right for Tim Lincecum in his home debut on Thursday night, as he was pulled after three innings in an eventual 5-4 loss to the Oakland A's.
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  • A's weighing options for Saturday's starter

    A's weighing options for Saturday's starter

    MLB.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)
    The A's will start left-hander Eric Surkamp on Friday instead of on his scheduled turn Saturday, manager Bob Melvin announced on Thursday. The A's will announce a Saturday starter after Thursday night's series opener against the Angels at Angel Stadium.
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  • Homers boost Crew in Guerra's strong start

    Homers boost Crew in Guerra's strong start

    MLB.com Jun 22 (7 days ago)
    Scooter Gennett and Kirk Nieuwenhuis homered in support of right-hander Junior Guerra, who strung together seven strong innings to help the Brewers split a two-game Interleague set with the A's by way of a 4-2 victory at the Coliseum on Wednesday aftern…
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  • Gennett, Nieuwenhuis Homer as Brewers Beat Athletics 4-2

    Gennett, Nieuwenhuis Homer as Brewers Beat Athletics 4-2

    nytimes.com Jun 22
    The Milwaukee Brewers finished their long California road trip with a close win after coming up short several times in the late innings with missed opportunities or mistakes.
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  • Weaver stymies A's with three-hit shutout

    Weaver stymies A's with three-hit shutout

    Angels right-hander Jered Weaver twirled a gem on Sunday afternoon, earning his eighth career shutout after dominating the A's for nine innings in a 2-0 victory at the Coliseum for the series win.
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  • The Freak is back: Tim Lincecum makes his Angels debut

    The Freak is back: Tim Lincecum makes his Angels debut

    yahoo.com Jun 18
    The Freak is back – but in an unfamiliar uniform. Tim Lincecum takes the mound for the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday against the Oakland Athletics. Having trouble picturing Lincecum in anything but a San Francisco Giants jersey? Well, seeing is believi…
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  • Burns' walk-off sends A's past Angels in wild 9th

    Burns' walk-off sends A's past Angels in wild 9th

    Billy Burns delivered a walk-off single with two outs in the ninth inning to give the A's a 3-2 victory over the Angels in Friday night's series opener at the Coliseum.
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  • Baseball Capsules: Colby Lewis lost his no-hit bid for Texas in…

    Baseball Capsules: Colby Lewis lost his no-hit bid for Texas in the …

    nytimes.com Jun 17
    Colby Lewis lost his no-hit bid for Texas in the ninth inning when Max Muncy opened with a double that glanced off right fielder Nomar Mazara's glove Thursday in the Rangers' 5-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
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  • Max drama after minimal chances for Muncy

    Max drama after minimal chances for Muncy

    MLB.com Jun 16
    Max Muncy hasn't had many opportunities at the Major League level, but his ninth-inning double in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Rangers helped the A's avoid being on the wrong side of history.
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  • Lewis nearly perfect as Rangers rip Athletics

    Lewis nearly perfect as Rangers rip Athletics

    Rangers starter Colby Lewis came within three outs of a no-hitter in pitching his team to a 5-1 victory over the Athletics on Thursday afternoon at the Coliseum. The no-hit bid ended on a leadoff double in the ninth by Max Muncy as right fielder Nomar M…
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  • Colby Lewis Loses No-Hit Bid in 9th, Rangers Beat A's

    Colby Lewis Loses No-Hit Bid in 9th, Rangers Beat A's

    nytimes.com Jun 16
    Colby Lewis took a no-hit bid into the ninth inning for Texas before Max Muncy broke it up with a leadoff double that glanced off right fielder Nomar Mazara's glove Thursday in the Rangers' 5-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
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  • Video - Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth 00:29

    Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth

    Mar 20
    Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
  • Video - How Will Jason Giambi Be Remembered? 02:44

    How Will Jason Giambi Be Remembered?

    Feb 16
    Jerry Crasnick reflects on the career and legacy of Jason Giambi, who announced his retirement from baseball Monday.
  • Video - Greatest Dynasties In Baseball History 03:23

    Greatest Dynasties In Baseball History

    Jan 26
    Cary Chow and David Schoenfield look at the greatest baseball dynasties and pick out where the current Giants fit on the list.
  • Video - Buster's Blog: Athletics' Bustling Offseason 02:02

    Buster's Blog: Athletics' Bustling Offseason

    Jan 15
    Buster Olney takes a look at the Athletics' offseason moves and what to expect this upcoming season.