2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule

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Don Sutton said in our 2006 interview, "I consider myself a guy that would've done the right thing, because it was the right thing to do. ‘What do you want me to do, when do you want it done and trust me, I'll give you my best effort.'" As an analyst, he took special interest in Tom Glavine. "His personality and mine are identical and our approach to life and our approach to pitching and preparation: ‘it's my job, let's go do it, I'll give it the best I've got and then I'll take the results.'"

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Hall of Fame pitcher Sutton dies of cancer at 75

Hall of Fame pitcher Don Sutton, who won over 300 games during a major league career that spanned 23 seasons -- mostly with the Dodgers -- has died at the age of 75.

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10d

Chapman, A's seal $6.49M deal, avoid arbitration

Slick-fielding third baseman Matt Chapman reached agreement on a $6.49 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics to avoid arbitration.

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11d

A's acquire reliever Turley from Pirates for cash

Left-hander Nik Turley was traded to the Athletics on Thursday from the Pirates for $60,000, giving Oakland a reliable reliever for late in games after losing closer Liam Hendriks in free agency.

11d

BBTN: Jesse Rogers on the Mets trading for Francisco Linder; Alex Avila on his godfather Tommy Lasorda; Hembo on position rankings

Jesse Rogers joins Buster to discuss Spring Training starting on schedule, Corey Kluber trying to prove that he’s healthy and the Mets trading for Francisco Lindor. Then, 12-year MLB veteran Alex Avila hops on to talk about his godfather Tommy Lasorda, staying patient in free agency, his outlook on another pandemic season and catching for Justin Verlander in Detroit. Later, Hembo quibbles with Buster’s top 10 position rankings.

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28d

RHP Mengden signs with team in South Korea

Right-hander Daniel Mengden, who spent the past five seasons with the A's, is set to pitch in South Korea next season after agreeing to a $725,000, one-year contract with the Kia Tigers.

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73dBradford Doolittle and David Schoenfield

Way-too-early 2021 MLB awards predictions

The top honors for 2020 have just been handed out, but we're already looking ahead to next year's MVP, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year races.

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.775th
Quality Starts0Tied-21st
WHIP1.2310th
BAA.24014th
Runs274Tied-16th
Batting Average.22525th
On Base Percentage.32215th
Slugging Percentage.39621st