OAKLAND -– Bob Melvin’s two-year contract extension as the A’s manager was a reward for all he’s accomplished in the past, and a vote of confidence about his leadership looking to the future.
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OAKLAND – Metallica music blared, the crowd got loud, and ninth-inning business got handled Monday in the way the A’s had always envisioned.
OAKLAND – The A’s outfield is still without some key members in the lineup, but that situation should take a turn for the better.
OAKLAND – With Sean Doolittle starting to resemble his past dominant form, A’s manager Bob Melvin now considers the lefty a legitimate closer option.