The A’s are placing their confidence in a journeyman left-hander whose biggest strength is the confidence he’s shown in himself.
SEATTLE – Back in February the A’s had a solid idea of how they wanted their outfield to look.
OAKLAND – The A’s outfield is still without some key members in the lineup, but that situation should take a turn for the better.
BALTIMORE – A’s manager Bob Melvin wasn’t around for the final four innings of Monday’s loss.
Then again, he’d seen enough.