OAKLAND -– Scott Kazmir underwent an MRI for the shoulder issue that forced him from Wednesday’s game, but the A’s didn’t know his exact status following a 3-2 loss to Detroit.
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Jon Lester informed the Giants he would not sign with them shortly after 6:00 p.m.
The Chicago Cubs won back-to-back World Series titles in 1907 and 1908.
They have not been crowned champions since.