OAKLAND -– Looking to get some of his key hitters back on track, A’s manager Bob Melvin shuffled up the top of his batting order Tuesday night against Texas.
OAKLAND -– Scott Kazmir underwent an MRI for the shoulder issue that forced him from Wednesday’s game, but the A’s didn’t know his exact status following a 3-2 loss to Detroit.
OAKLAND –- After pitching to hitters for the second time Monday, closer Sean Doolittle is ready to get in a game.
OAKLAND – The A’s are cautiously optimistic they will get injured starting pitchers A.J. Griffin and Jarrod Parker back sometime in June.