ANAHEIM — Henderson Alvarez will rest his problematic throwing shoulder for another three weeks, and it appears the A’s wouldn’t get the right-hander back until August at the earliest.
A's manager Bob Melvin is looking to put speed on the bases with Coco Crisp leading off and Billy Burns batting ninth Saturday night vs. the Angels.
Oakland A's (31-42)
ANAHEIM — A’s minor league hitting coordinator Jim Eppard dropped in for this weekend series against the Angels to watch Oakland’s hitters and provide feedback for manager Bob Melvin.
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