The A's designated closer Jim Johnson for assignment, the club announced Thursday morning.
PHILADELPHIA -- Brandon Belt was cleared to fly home with the Giants after their series finale here in South Philly on Thursday.
PHILADELPHIA – Marco Scutaro is playable. But he’s not playing.
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OAKLAND – The A’s managed to secure a 9-7 victory over Houston on Wednesday that came tougher than expected, but more important for manager Bob Melvin was taking inventory after the final out was