SAN FRANCISCO -– A’s manager Bob Melvin has quite a history with freshly minted Hall of Famer Randy Johnson, having managed the fireballing left-hander in the later stages of his career.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The A’s must spot their silver linings anywhere they can be found right now.
SAN FRANCISCO – The best news coming out of Friday night for the A’s was that Billy Burns isn’t believed to be seriously injured.
SAN FRANCISCO – Signs point to A’s outfielder Coco Crisp playing some minor league rehab games very soon to test his problematic neck.
OAKLAND -– A’s players said their goodbyes to left-hander Scott Kazmir shortly before taking the field for Thursday’s matinee against the Toronto Blue Jays.