OAKLAND – A’s players were pleased with the message sent by the front office with the trade that delivered starting pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to Oakland.
OAKLAND –- The second inning could have been the A’s undoing Thursday night.
Sonny Gray helped ensure that wasn’t the case.
It was inevitable that Sean Doolittle’s run of dominance would eventually end.
OAKLAND -– The A’s are finding new and entertaining ways to satisfy the fan base, even in defeat.