3yBrett Anderson threw a bullpen session before Tuesday's spring game with the Giants, and by the look of it, you'd be hard-pressed to know he had Tommy John surgery last July.
3yBob Melvin informed the media before Tuesday's game vs. the Giants that Dallas Braden received a platelet rich plasma shot and will be limited to strengthening for the next 21 days.
3yBob Melvin posted the A's lineup for their first 2012 game at the O.Co Coliseum Tuesday. Cliff Pennington won't start, and Melvin detailed how concerned the A's are about his groin.
3yOakland A's first baseman Daric Barton, nursing a strained right shoulder, has been placed on the disabled list retroactive to March 24, the team announced Tuesday.
3yAn interesting article at SBNation.com explores the possibility that the A's could win the Gio Gonzalez trade not down the road, but this year.
3yThe As spent five innings to sort out their No. 4 and No. 5 starters, and though manager Bob Melvin is playing coy, Graham Godfreys five scoreless innings went a long way toward making his mind up for him.
3yMadison Bumgarner allowed two runs and struck out seven in four innings, and Melky Cabrera delivered three hits, including a solo HR and an RBI single, as the Giants came back from a 2-0 deficit to earn the victory.
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