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Oakland A's announce several coaching hires

Inside Bay Area (Bay Area News Group) — A's name Darren Bush as manager Bob Melvin's new hitting coach; also promote Marcus Jensen to the major league staff.
  • 16 hr 59 min ago

Sports digest: Jose Canseco shoots himself in accident

Inside Bay Area (Los Angeles Times) — Jose Canseco is recovering after shooting himself in the hand at his Las Vegas home.
  • 2 days ago

Oakland A's name Mike Aldrete as bench coach for manager Bob Melvin

Inside Bay Area (Bay Area News Group) — Aldrete, a graduate of Stanford and Monterey High, had spent the last three seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals as bench coach
  • 3 days ago

Kirk Gibson not coming to A's as bench coach

Inside Bay Area (By John Hickey <a href='mailto:jhickey@bay) — Oakland A's have openings for a bench coach and hitting coach; Mike Aldrete or Alan Trammell could be two of the leading candidates for manager Bob Melvin's staff.
  • 6 days ago
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A's and San Jose agree on seven-year deal -- new ballpark hopes not dead yet

Inside Bay Area (By Mike Rosenberg <a href='mailto:mrosenbe) — The Oakland baseball club and its long-time Silicon Valley suitor have agreed on a deal that will extend negotiations on a new ballpark for up to another seven years as San Jose tries to win...
  • 6 days ago
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A's slugger Brandon Moss has hip surgery

Inside Bay Area (By John Hickey <a href='mailto:jhickey@bay) — Oakland A's first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss won't need the more extensive microfracture surgery and could be ready for the start of spring training.
  • 7 days ago
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A's and San Jose agree on 7-year extension -- new ballpark hopes not dead yet

Inside Bay Area (By Mike Rosenberg <a href='mailto:mrosenbe) — The Oakland baseball club and its long-time Silicon Valley suitor have agreed on a deal that will extend negotiations on a new ballpark for up to another seven years as San Jose tries to win...
  • 7 days ago
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New investor named for Oakland's Coliseum City

Inside Bay Area (By Matthew Artz Oakland Tribune) — Floyd Kephart, who heads a firm that advises major investment funds, is leading a new investment team that is seeking to build a new stadium for the Raiders in Oakland.
  • 9 days ago
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Networks encourage fans to watch their competitors

Inside Bay Area (By Rachel Cohen Associated Press) — Please watch another channel. That encouragement is popping up more and more during sports broadcasts. Viewers tuning into the National League Championship Series on Fox Sports 1 saw an ad behind...
  • 9 days ago
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Oakland: New investor on board for Coliseum City

Inside Bay Area (By Matthew Artz Oakland Tribune) — The Oakland City Council on Tuesday will discuss extending negotiations with a development team that has brought aboard in new investor who will take the lead in trying to build new sports...
  • 12 days ago
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Earthquake World Series: The hero of Candlestick Park

Inside Bay Area (By Daniel Brown <a href='mailto:dbrown@mer) — Fay Vincent was praised for his actions when disaster struck the 1989 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics, but the former commissioner of Major League Baseball...
  • 14 days ago
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A's Vogt recuperating from foot surgery

Inside Bay Area (By John Hickey <a href='mailto:jhickey@bay) — Oakland A's catcher Stephen Vogt is scheduled for a post-surgery checkup Thursday, then will fly back from Los Angeles to Washington state to begin six to eight weeks of recovery; Vogt had Dr....
  • 15 days ago
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Oakland Coliseum board to pick new leader, seek new powers

Inside Bay Area (By Matt O'Brien and Matthew Artz Staff) — The authority that runs O.co Coliseum and the Oracle Arena is set to name its first director in over five years, while also seeking a leading role in future stadium development with the...
  • 15 days ago
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A's hitting coach Chili Davis is candidate for same job with Yankees

Inside Bay Area (By John Hickey <a href='mailto:jhickey@bay) — New York Yankees are looking for a new batting coach, and Chili Davis of the Oakland A's will interview for the position.
  • 16 days ago

Reports: A's bench coach Chip Hale hired as new Diamondbacks manager

Inside Bay Area (Bay Area News Group staff and wire) — The Arizona Diamondbacks are set to announce Monday that Oakland A's bench coach Chip Hale is their new manager, USA Today reported
  • 17 days ago
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A's Stephen Vogt, Brandon Moss have surgery dates set

Inside Bay Area (By John Hickey <a href='mailto:jhickey@bay) — Oakland A's Stephen Vogt to have foot surgery Oct. 14; Brandon Moss having hip surgery Oct. 21
  • 22 days ago
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Blog Articles

A’s promote Darren Bush to hitting coach, name full staff

SFGate.com (Susan Slusser) — From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser With Dave Hansen deciding to remain close to his Southern California home with the Angels, the A’s turned to options from within their own...
  • 16 hr 4 min ago

Mike Aldrete named A’s bench coach

SFGate.com (Susan Slusser) — From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser As I reported last night, the A’s have hired Mike Aldrete, a former A’s and Giants first baseman, to be their new bench coach. The team made...
  • 3 days ago
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Gregor Blanco homer opens game, Royals battle back

SFGate.com (Susan Slusser) — From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at Kauffman Stadium Gregor Blanco homered to lead off Game 2 – the 19th leadoff homer in World Series history, and the first by a Giants player.  It...
  • 8 days ago
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Dave Magadan doesn’t get Yankees’ job, might be A’s top choice

SFGate.com (Susan Slusser) — From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at Kauffman Stadium Onetime A’s player Dave Magadan was a finalist for the Yankees’ hitting job, but he told me today that he did not get that...
  • 10 days ago
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Chili Davis goes to Red Sox, A’s seek hitting coach

SFGate.com (Susan Slusser) — With Chili Davis heading to Boston to become the Red Sox’s new hitting coach as reported by WEEI Boston, the A’s are likely to target Angels’ assistant hitting coach Dave Hansen,...
  • 11 days ago
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Chili Davis interviews with Yankees, Red Sox next

SFGate.com (Susan Slusser) — From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at AT&T Park It’s pretty safe to assume the A’s will be looking for a new hitting coach soon: Chili Davis interviewed for the...
  • 14 days ago
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Chip Hale set to become Arizona’s manager today

SFGate.com (Susan Slusser) — From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser A’s  bench coach Chip Hale, 49, will be announced as the Diamondbacks new manager later today, according to numerous reports this morning. This will...
  • 17 days ago
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