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2016 Schedule
45-55, 4th in AL West
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Monday's longest home runs

Padres rookie Alex Dickerson led the way on Monday with a 452-foot blast that extended San Diego's streak of consecutive games with a home run to 23. Two Brewers also went deep, while Adrian Beltre's long ball sent the Rangers home happy.

Rangers win on Beltre's walk-off blast (0:44)

Lineup: Athletics (45-54) at Rangers (57-42)

  • 1. Jed Lowrie, 2B (S)
  • 2. Jake Smolinksi, CF (R)
  • 3. Josh Reddick, RF (L)
  • 4. Danny Valencia, 1B (R)
  • 5. Khris Davis, LF (R)
  • 6. Billy Butler, DH (R)
  • 7. Ryon Healy, 3B (R)
  • 8. Marcus Semien, SS (R)
  • 9. Matt McBride, C (R)
  • SP: Daniel Mengden, RHP
  • Daily notes

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A's remain No. 22 in ESPN rankings

The Athletics have certainly been entertaining, winning three straight one-run games over the weekend against the Rays. They're 7-3 since the All-Star break and will open a nine-game road trip on Monday night at Texas. Week 16 Power Rankings

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Will Marlins reel in a starter?

Jim Bowden sees A's left-hander Rich Hill as Miami's most likely option to join the rotation. Bowden lists right-handers Matt Shoemaker of the Angels and Andrew Cashner of the Padres next on the Marlins' shopping list. Top trade targets/best fits (Insider)

Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

Clubs talking with the Red Sox say they're still trying to do "something big." But for what high-end starter? Chris Sale? Sonny Gray? Mystery pitcher?

Butler puts Athletics up for good with solo home run (0:31)
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Mike Piazza's Hall of Fame moments

Mike Piazza went from afterthought draft pick to Cooperstown. We recount the signature moments of his career.


Saturday's longest home runs

Pedro Alvarez's solo shot in the seventh inning cleared the right-field bleachers at Camden Yards and struck a brick pillar. Alvarez has 12 homers this season, with three in the seven games that he has played since the All-Star break.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25117th
On Base Percentage.30626th
Slugging Percentage.39924th
Earned Run Average4.6426th
Quality Starts44Tied-17th

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