sean doolittle


OAKLAND – With Sean Doolittle likely to miss the start of the season with an injured shoulder, A’s manager Bob Melvin said he likes his options to cover for the All-Star closer’s absence.


A's closer Sean Doolittle has a slight rotator cuff tear in his throwing shoulder and will miss the start of the regular season, the team announced Friday.


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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.