OAKLAND — Even the replacements for the A’s injured starting pitchers are getting injured.
UPDATE (12:44 pm PDT on Saturday): The A's officially recalled right-handed pitcher Daniel Mengden from Triple-A Nashville on Saturday afternoon.
As the A's begin their series vs. the Red Sox in Boston, Bob Melvin is going with slugging shortstop Marcus Semien to set the table.
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The Oakland A’s reinstated left-handed pitcher Sean Doolittle from the 15-day disabled list and recalled catcher Matt McBride from Triple-A Nashville, the club announced Friday.
Single-A shortstop Richie Martin is one of the A's top-rated prospects.