Tag Archives: Derek Norris

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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Quick Updates for 9/5

With 23 games left to play in the 2013 regular season, the A’s find themselves tied with the Texas Rangers atop the AL West. After going 9-4 against the playoff-contending Detroit Tigers, Tampa Bay Rays and Rangers, the A’s will be welcoming … Continue reading

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Coco’s Comeback, Other Updates

Hey folks, I must apologize for the inconsistency in updates lately, I’m in the middle of moving so my life has been extremely hectic the past couple of weeks. Thankfully, I’ll finally be done tomorrow so I should be able to get … Continue reading

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Mid-Season Report Card: The Hitters

Today is America’s birthday, meaning the All-Star break is right around the corner the middle point of the season is quickly approaching. Technically the exact middle was the 81st game last Friday, a 6-1 win over St. Louis, but for all intents and … Continue reading

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Norris Lifts A’s to Victory and First Place, Quick Updates

Derek Norris hasn’t had the smoothest road during his time as an Athletic. Since his debut last June, his batting average has hovered around .200 and at times he has looked completely overmatched both with the bat and behind the … Continue reading

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