The A's have won 9 oftheir last 10 games, their best 10-game stretch since going 9-1 inSeptember of 2009.
Programming note: Mariners-A's coverage starts at 6:30 p.m. with A's Pregame Live, then live baseball from Oakland follows at 7 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet California!
The A's host the Dodgers at the Coliseum for the first time since 2006. The A's lead the All-Time regular season series with the Dodgers 13-9 including 9-2 at the Coliseum.
The A's host the San Diego Padres in Oakland for the first time since 2000. The last 3 series between the 2 teams have been played in San Diego (2001, 2006 & 2009)
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