OAKLAND –- After pitching to hitters for the second time Monday, closer Sean Doolittle is ready to get in a game.
Programming note: Red Sox-A’s coverage starts Monday at 6:30 p.m.
SEATTLE -– When the pitching falters, a team can shuttle in reinforcements from the minor leagues pretty conveniently.
SEATTLE – A’s right-hander Jarrod Parker has a fracture of the medial epicondyle in his right elbow, Oakland head trainer Nick Paparesta said Saturday night.
SEATTLE –- All the talk in spring training was that the A’s would boast a much improved defense.