Willingham to miss A's Sunday game with Giants

June 19, 2011, 5:29 am
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A's left fielder Josh Willingham will not play in the third game of Oakland's series with the Giants, manager Bob Melvin announced after Saturday's 4-2 win over San Francisco.

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Willingham was held out of the win due to a sore Achilles.

Melvin shifted Hideki Matsui into the four-slot in the lineup, moved Coco Crisp into the three-hole, and brought the streaking Jemile Weeks to leadoff.

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