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KANSAS CITY – The A’s got unexpected production Tuesday night from an area of the team (the offense) that’s often struggled.


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OAKLAND – Since you wouldn’t know it from the box scores, Jon Lester will let you in on a little secret:

He’s been fighting himself a bit over his past couple of starts.


OAKLAND – The only thing more painful than hitting rock bottom is thinking you’ve hit it, only to find out there’s still more room to sink.