Here is video from John Hickey of A’s closer Grant Balfour throwing just five days after having arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.
Here is video from our beat writer John Hickey of some A’s infielders taking part in drills Sunday at second base.
By John Hickey
PHOENIX – John Jaso, who admired the Oakland A’s from afar last year, is admiring them from inside the clubhouse now.
A’s manager Bob Melvin is a finalist for the AL’s Manager of the Year award, which will be announced after 3 p.m. PT on Tuesday.
Here’s a tribute to Melvin in pictures from our photo archives.
Coco Crisp gave the Oakland A’s and their fans someting to go wild about Wednesday night, delivering an RBI single for a walk-off win that forced a Game 5 against the Tigers in the American League Division Series.
Lifelong A’s fan Brett Bower has been the batboy for visiting teams at the Coliseum for the past six years. At 22 years old, Brett is leaving his job as batboy after this season to pursue his other dream of becoming a high school teacher.
Thanks to some improbable A’s victories, he’ll have memories from this season to last a lifetime.
Like the time he got caught celebrating the A’s division-clinching victory while wearing his Texas Rangers uniform!