Tag Archives: Bob Melvin

Playoff Fever

The short lull before the Division Series begins always seems to take the feelings of excitement and anticipation and throws them in a pressure cooker. Everything is amplified to vertiginous levels. All the hype and hoopla of 162 games of the regular season combined pales in … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business

This season has felt completely different from any other season in recent memory. After last year’s litany of walk-off wins and improbable run to the playoffs, I came into 2013 with supremely high expectations. In my mind, anything short of a … Continue reading

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Last Home Stand; Injury News

The 2013 season has been a whirlwind of emotion and celebration, and we can expect the feelings of excitement to become amplified as we enter the final two weeks of the regular season schedule with an eye on the playoffs. The A’s … Continue reading

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Willinghammered

A’s fans have become quite accustomed to watching our former players find a good deal of success, and money, with another organization once they’re traded away or hit free agency. Whether it’s a homegrown star or a keen trade acquisition, … Continue reading

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Burned Out

On Monday the A’s finally had an off day after 17 straight days with games in which they went an impressive 13-4. After beating the Yankees on Tuesday and Wednesday, it seemed as though the rest did the team well. … Continue reading

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