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It was only two games. The A’s won one and lost one. And they illustrated what is really good and bad about this team. On Tuesday night, the dominant pitching continued, this time from Brett Anderson. He threw eight innings of shutout ball and struck out eight and finally earn his first win. Every A’s […]

And We’re Still Even

April 18th, 2011

That the A’s picked up the series split this weekend against the Tigers is pretty fantastic. I mean, did you see the way that series started? First there was Phil Coke completely owning the A’s lineup on Thursday night. Phil Coke! It seemed like we were in more for more of the same, making an […]

We’re Even

April 14th, 2011

After a  road trip through three cities in which the A’s went 5-4, our beloved green and gold sit with a 6-6 record on the 2011 season, exactly .500. I don’t think you could have asked for much more after after the disappointing Toronto series. The series with the Chicago White Sox was indeed a […]

This is a Winning Streak

April 10th, 2011

In taking the last two out of three games against the Minnesota Twins this weekend, the A’s have won their first series of 2011 and officially have what we can call a winning streak. What a nice feeling! It’s been awhile. After suffering a heartbreaking 2-1 loss behind a stellar pitching performance by Brett Anderson […]

Another Sweep Avoided

April 7th, 2011

Well the A’s are on pace to go 54-108 and never get swept in a series. At least that should be good enough for the #1 overall draft pick. I kid, of course. It should get better, and after Tuesday’s sloppy defense spoiled what looked like a sure victory, the A’s have tightened things up […]

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