A’s catcher Derek Norris won’t soon forget a 2012 play when the Yankees’ Raul Ibanez knocked him in the jaw during a violent collision at home plate.
ANAHEIM – Derek Norris is ready for some first base duties if need be, but Oakland A’s manager Bob Melvin hopes he doesn’t have to use his catcher there.
ANAHEIM – No confirmation came Monday on the Oakland A’s postseason starting rotation, but signs point toward Bartolo Colon and Jarrod Parker taking the ball in Games 1 and 2 of the American Leagu
OAKLAND -- The Oakland A’s reinstated catcher Derek Norris from the 15-day disabled list, the club announced on Thursday.
OAKLAND – Not many major league teams reach September and find they have a three-man logjam at the catcher position, but the A’s will face that unique situation.