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Did you know MLB Opening Day was today in Tokyo? Ichiro, Mariners top A’s

TOKYO — Ichiro drew all the cheers. Most everyone else on the Seattle Mariners did all the hitting. A crowd that came to salute Ichiro Suzuki in his homeland saw Domingo Santana deliver the biggest hit at the Tokyo Dome, a grand slam that sent Seattle over the Oakland Athletics 9-7 on Wednesday in the Major League Baseball opener. Batting ninth and knowing he’d get two plate appearances, Ichiro popped up and worked a walk. The 45-year-old star took his spot in right field to begin the bottom of ...
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Khris Davis, Athletics look to build off playoff momentum

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis hardly cares how many home runs he hits this year if he can slug the Oakland Athletics much deeper into the postseason. Sure, he has some numbers in his head. How could he not after leading the majors with 48 homers last year? Perhaps 50 is now within reach. […]
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A's slugger Davis begins running on field

Oakland Athletics slugger Khris Davis stepped up his rehab for a left calf strain and began running on the field Friday.
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A’s slugger Davis steps up rehab, begins running on field

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Oakland Athletics slugger Khris Davis stepped up his rehab for a left calf strain and began running on the field Friday. Athletics manager Bob Melvin said he expects Davis to be ready by the season-opening series in Japan in mid-March. Davis has yet to play in a spring training game because […]
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Chatting on the bases is good-natured, a learning experience

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — While playing for Texas, Jurickson Profar always learned something from new teammate Khris Davis when the Oakland slugger stopped at Profar’s second base spot. Majors home run leader Davis appreciates any chance he gets to talk baseball and life with Albert Pujols while spending a few moments on first alongside the […]
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NY Toy Fair brings out the Major League Baseball POP!

Funko has announced new additions to their Major League Baseball POP! license, including a new group of new players and some mascots. The new players are listed below: Boston Red Sox: Mookie Betts, J.D. Martinez, Chris Sale, Mookie Betts will be available as a Fanatics exclusive New York Yankees: Aaron Judge, Babe Ruth Tampa Bay Rays: Blake Snell Cleveland Indians:Francisco Lindor Houston Astros: José Altuve, Justin Verlander Los Angeles Angels: Mike Trout, Shohei Ohtani will be available as ...
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A's Khris Davis would like to stay with A's several years

Majors home run leader Khris Davis would like a multiyear deal from the Oakland Athletics to stay with the franchise "at least three more years."            [Author: AP]
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A's Khris Davis would like to stay with A's several years

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Major league home run leader Khris Davis would like a long-term deal from the Oakland Athletics that allows him to stay with the franchise for at least three more seasons.
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Davis wants multiyear deal from Athletics

Majors home run leader Khris Davis would like a multiyear deal from the Oakland Athletics to stay with the franchise at least three more years.
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A’s Khris Davis would like to stay with A’s several years

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Majors home run leader Khris Davis would like a multiyear deal from the Oakland Athletics to stay with the franchise at least three more years. Oakland general manager David Forst has said signing Davis long-term is a top priority, but the team spent the offseason putting pieces around the star outfielder […]
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Khris Davis, slugging A’s look to build on playoff return

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis led the majors in home runs, led the Oakland Athletics back to the playoffs for the first time in four years then received a $6 million raise this offseason for a 2019 salary of $16.5 million. Next up could be a long-term extension, if that is Davis’ top priority. […]
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Betts, deGrom, Davis get big-money deals, avoid arbitration

AL MVP Mookie Betts, NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom and major league home run champion Khris Davis reached high-priced one-year deals to avoid salary arbitration, while slugger Nolan Arenado and pitchers Gerrit Cole, Luis Severino and Aaron Nola were among 15 players still on track for hearings. Betts and the World Series champion Boston Red Sox agreed to a $20 million, one-year contract on Friday, a $9.5 million raise that topped pitcher Max Scherzer's $8.8 million hike from Detroit...
Tags: News, Boston Red Sox, Detroit, Jacob, Betts, Max Scherzer, Khris Davis, Nolan Arenado, Aaron Nola, Betts deGrom Davis, AL MVP Mookie Betts NL, Gerrit Cole Luis Severino


Betts, deGrom, Davis get big-money deals, avoid arbitration

AL MVP Mookie Betts, NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom and major league home run champion Khris Davis reached one-year deals, while slugger Nolan Arenado and pitchers Gerrit Cole, Luis Severino and Aaron Nola appeared headed for hearings            [Author: AP]
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Slugger Khris Davis, A’s reach agreement on one-year deal

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis, last season’s major league home run leader, reached agreement Friday with the Oakland Athletics on a $16.5 million, one-year contract to avoid salary arbitration. The A’s also said Friday they had agreed to one-year deals with left-hander Sean Manaea, infielders Jurickson Profar and Marcus Semien and outfielder Mark Canha […]
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How did J.D. Martinez lose Most Outstanding DH award to Khris Davis?

How did J.D. Martinez lose Most Outstanding DH award to Khris Davis? originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comIf you go by the offensive numbers, Tuesday's announcement is a bit of a head-scratcher.Oakland Athletics designated hitter Khris Davis -- not
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Bob Melvin extension among A's offseason priorities

The Oakland Athletics plan to discuss a contract extension with manager Bob Melvin this offseason as well as possible new deals with home run leader Khris Davis and All-Star second baseman Jed Lowrie            [Author: AP]
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Melvin extension among A's offseason priorities

The Oakland Athletics plan to discuss a contract extension with manager Bob Melvin this offseason as well as possible new deals with home run leader Khris Davis and All-Star second baseman Jed Lowrie.
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A's Davis wins HR title, hits .247 4th year in row

A's outfielder Khris Davis became the first batter ever to post the same average four years in a row, hitting .247 in each of the past four seasons. But his home runs have gone up every year, with 48 this season -- the most in baseball.
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Khris Davis' 48th homer powers Oakland past Angels, 5-2

Khris Davis hit his major league-leading 48th homer and the Oakland Athletics locked up their winningest season in 16 years with a 5-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels            [Author: AP]
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Angels lose amid tributes to Mike Scioscia on the eve of the season’s final game

ANAHEIM — The fans who streamed into Angel Stadium and collected their Mike Scioscia bobbleheads on Saturday were treated to even more nostalgia throughout the game. During the breaks between innings of the Angels’ 5-2 loss to the Oakland A’s, the crowd of 43,762 watched numerous Scioscia highlight videos. Sign up for Home Turf and get exclusive stories every SoCal sports fan must read, sent daily. Subscribe here. Starting from his days in the periwinkle uniforms in 2000, through the 2002 Worl...
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Olson's slam helps A's beat Mariners 9-3, close on Yankees

Matt Olson hit a grand slam that capped a six-run fifth inning, Khris Davis added his major league-leading 47th home run and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 9-3 to close on the Yankees for home-field advantage in the AL wild-card game            [Author: AP]
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A's clinch playoff berth, then beat Mariners 7-3

The Oakland Athletics clinched their first playoff berth since 2014, then beat the Seattle Mariners 7-3 behind Khris Davis' major league-leading 46th home run            [Author: AP]
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Khris Davis homers twice, including game-winner to lift A's

Khris Davis hit his second homer of the night leading off the bottom of the 10th inning for career-high No. 45, sending the Oakland Athletics past the Minnesota Twins 7-6            [Author: AP]
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Angels suffer worst loss in franchise history, after rough start by Matt Shoemaker

Oakland Athletics’ Khris Davis (2) slides past Los Angeles Angels catcher Francisco Arcia (37) to score on a run on a single by Stephen Piscotty during the fourth inning in a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar) Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Matt Shoemaker (52) throws against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning in a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar) Sound The gallery will r...
Tags: Angels, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Oakland Athletics, Oakland, Los Angeles Angels, Oakland California, Shoemaker, Oakland Calif, Mike Trout, Jose Fernandez, Stephen Piscotty, Piscotty, Marcus Semien


A good start goes bad quickly for Felix Pena in Angels’ loss

Los Angeles Angels’ Shohei Ohtani swings and misses a pitch from Oakland Athletics’ Brett Anderson in the fourth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) Oakland Athletics pitcher Brett Anderson works against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Los Angeles Angels pitcher Felix Pena works ag...
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A’s have done what Angels have not: overcome a rotation ravaged by injuries

ANAHEIM — The injuries to the Angels’ starting rotation have been well-chronicled, and a major reason why the team has failed to live up to expectations. Then, there are the Oakland A’s. As the Angels opened a three-game series against the A’s on Tuesday night, the Angels were looking ahead to 2019 and the A’s are counting the days until they can clinch a wild-card berth. At 90-60 heading into Tuesday’s game, the A’s have demonstrated that overcoming injuries to the rotation is simple: have a gr...
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Davis hits HR in jersey inked by Make-A-Wish kid

After asking a young fan from the Make-A-Wish Foundation to sign his jersey before the game, A's slugger Khris Davis hit his 37th home run of the season Monday.
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Davis homers in jersey signed by fan, A's top Rangers 9-0

Khris Davis hit a long home run after letting a young fan from the Make-A-Wish Foundation sign his jersey, Ramon Laureano hit the first two homers of his career, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-0            [Author: AP]
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Athletics' Khris Davis gets Make-A-Wish child to sign jersey, then homers while wearing it

Khris Davis had Anthony Slocumb, at the A's game with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, sign his jersey then launched a homer wearing the signed threads.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Khris Davis lets Make-A-Wish kid sign jersey, slugs long HR

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis asked a young fan from the Make-A-Wish Foundation to sign his jersey, then slugged a mighty home run for the Oakland Athletics against the Texas Rangers on Monday night. Davis let Anthony Slocumb print his name in blue ink on Davis’ white jersey, then wore the uniform while hitting […]
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