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Fans Salute Eliminated A’s

October 12, 2012 | 8:25 am

Fans Salute Eliminated A’s

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Josh Dubow, AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Almost as soon as Omar Infante threw out Seth Smith to end the Oakland Athletics surprising season, despair turned to appreciation. The defeated A’s came out of their dugout to a standing ovation from a towel-waving crowd, soaking in the energy that fueled their run to […]

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A’s rally past Tigers 4-3 to force Game 5

October 11, 2012 | 8:18 am

A’s rally past Tigers 4-3 to force Game 5

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by Josh Dubow, AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — After a season filled with dramatic comebacks and memorable endings, the Oakland Athletics now expect the unexpected. Two runs down and three outs away from their season ending, the A’s staged their most magical finish yet. Seth Smith hit a game-tying two-run double off closer […]

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Meet the Oakland Zoo’s New Tigers; Photos, Video

October 20, 2011 | 3:49 pm

Meet the Oakland Zoo’s New Tigers; Photos, Video

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Nancy Filippi, Managing Director of Operations and Marketing for the Oakland Zoo, tells a sad but interesting tale about the history of its four new tigers, which go on display to the public Saturday. The tigers come from the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas, by way of the United States Department of Agriculture. “The […]

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