The A's are 23-9 since July 1 which is the best record in Major League Baseball over that span, and firmly planted in the American League playoff picture.
Brett Anderson made his first rehab start for the Stockton Ports on Saturday night, and had one good inning, and one not-so-good inning.
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OAKLAND, Calif. The Oakland As claimed infielder Brandon Hicks off waivers from the Atlanta Braves, the club announced today.