Oakland Athletics


ANAHEIM – Jed Lowrie departed from Angel Stadium on Friday and was bound for Sacramento, where the shortstop will begin a Triple-A rehab assignment Saturday.


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ANAHEIM – A’s right fielder Josh Reddick has joined the advisory board of the Taylor Hooten Foundation, an organization that aims to teach youths about the dangers of performance-enhancing drugs.


ANAHEIM – Shortstop Jed Lowrie was scheduled to take batting practice Thursday for the first time since breaking his finger, which will give the A’s a gauge on how ready he is for a minor league r