MESA, Ariz. – The A’s optioned struggling reliever Ryan Cook to Triple-A Nashville on Tuesday, a surprising move with Oakland still more than a week away from breaking spring camp.
MESA, Ariz. -- Coco Crisp was a late scratch from Tuesday's lineup with soreness in his throwing elbow. Billy Burns replaced him in left field and in the leadoff spot against the Cubs.
MESA, Ariz. – Ryan Cook watched film of himself Monday evening from past seasons when he’s mowed through opposing hitters, hoping to find his way back to that form.
Stephen Vogt said there would be no substitute for experience when it came to learning the A’s new pitchers.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. – With just more than a week to go in the Cactus League season, A’s reliever Ryan Cook is struggling to find his form.