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OAKLAND — The A’s acquired veteran left-hander Ross Detwiler from the Cleveland Indians for cash Sunday and will assign him to Triple-A Nashville.


OAKLAND — The early take on Ryon Healy is that he’s a guy of boundless energy and enthusiasm.

On Saturday, the rookie gave his A’s teammates something to be energized about.


OAKLAND — News of the passing of Warriors legend Nate Thurmond hit hard at the Coliseum on Saturday.

“One of the great, great athletes in Bay Area history,” A’s manager Bob Melvin said.


OAKLAND — The A’s victory Friday night included equal doses of fiery passion and light-hearted levity.

Josh Reddick played a part in both.