Ryan Cook


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OAKLAND -– Ryan Cook said he will get an MRI on his right forearm Thursday, but the A’s reliever sounded confident that an injury suffered Wednesday is not major.


OAKLAND -– Reliever Ryan Cook was diagnosed with a strained right forearm after he was forced to exit the A’s 6-4 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday afternoon.


ANAHEIM – With the closer-by-committee approach paying dividends, it stands to reason Oakland A’s reliever Jim Johnson won’t return to the closer’s role anytime soon even as he shows signs of impr