aspin | 1 Aug 01:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1583 - 3 messages


Streaking Athletics Trip Tigers 5-2
<URL:http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/20050731/ap_on_sp_ba_ga_su/bba_tigers_athletics_4>
 Kirk Saarloos took a shutout into the ninth inning and Nick
Swisher homered to lead the streaking Oakland Athletics to
their 11th win in 12 games, 5-2 over the Detroit Tigers on
Sunday.
AP via Yahoo! News
Sun Jul 31 15:29:08 2005
score: 13.9

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Athletics 5 Tigers 2
<URL:http://www.onnnews.com/Global/story.asp?S=3663471>
OAKLAND, Calif. Oakland won for the eleventh time in 12 games,
beating Detroit 5-to-2. Winning pitcher Kirk Saarloos took a
shutout into the ninth inning and finished with a seven-hitter.
He fanned two and walked one.
Ohio News Network
Sun Jul 31 15:47:49 2005
score: 5.1

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A's finish July a sweeping success
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OAKLAND --­ Kirk Saarloos went the distance on Sunday as the
A's downed the Tigers, 5-2, to complete a three-game sweep.
Oakland has now won four straight and 10 of its last 11 to move
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aspin | 1 Aug 03:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1584 - 1 message


Saarloos pitches A's closer to Angels
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Oakland shuts down Detroit to cut AL West deficit to 1 1/2
games
MSNBC
Sun Jul 31 16:59:59 2005
score: 7.1

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aspin | 1 Aug 05:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1585 - 4 messages


Athletics 5, Tigers 2
<URL:http://www.woodtv.com/global/story.asp?s=3663463>
 OAKLAND, Calif. The Tigers finished 1-and-5 on their West
Coast trip after losing 5-to-2 to the Oakland Athletics today.
Nick Swisher and Jay Payton homered for...
WOOD TV 8
Sun Jul 31 19:07:45 2005
score: 18.8

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Zito kept chin up; now he has reason to smile
<URL:http://www.philly.com/mld/mercurynews/sports/baseball/mlb/oakland_athletics/12253070.htm?source=rss&channel=mercurynews_oakland_athletics>
It's a nice compliment, but Barry Zito would just as soon not
hear that he's pitching as well as he has since his 2002 Cy
Young Award season.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
Sun Jul 31 19:55:13 2005
score: 6.5

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With Kotsay, Kielty hurting, Scutaro keeps left field warm
<URL:http://www.philly.com/mld/mercurynews/sports/baseball/mlb/oakland_athletics/12269236.htm?source=rss&channel=mercurynews_oakland_athletics>
With Bobby Kielty and Mark Kotsay both nursing lower-back
injuries Saturday, the A's got outfield help from a somewhat
unlikely source.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
Sun Jul 31 19:55:48 2005
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aspin | 1 Aug 07:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1586 - 1 message


St. Cloud Times Online
<URL:http://miva.sctimes.com/miva/cgi-bin/miva?Web/page.mv+1+local+775231>
Tom Reed has faced challenges before, living with cerebral
palsy, but he has never faced one quite like this. Reed, a
39-year-oldSt. Cloud resident, will perform the national anthem
tonight at a Minnesota Twins game against the Oakland Athletics
in Minneapolis.
St. Cloud Times
Sun Jul 31 22:24:08 2005
score: 6.8

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aspin | 1 Aug 09:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1587 - 4 messages


Streaking Athletics trip Tigers 5-2
<URL:http://www.boston.com/sports/other_sports/running/articles/2005/07/31/streaking_athletics_trip_tigers_5_2>
Oakland Athletics' Bobby Crosby, left, scores behind Detroit
Tigers catcher Ivan Rodriguez in the first inning Sunday, July
31, 2005, in Oakland, Calif. Crosby scored on a hit by Eric
Chavez.
Boston Globe
Sun Jul 31 23:48:42 2005
score: 28.6

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Oakland School agenda
<URL:http://www.detnews.com/2005/schools/0508/01/B03-265524.htm>
Auburn Hills: The Avondale Board of Education meets at 7
tonight at 260 S. Squirrel Road for its first regular meeting
of the school year. Ferndale: The Ferndale Board of Education
meets for a special athletics construction update meeting at
6:30 tonight at the high schoolstadium, 881 Pinecrest.
Detroit News
Sun Jul 31 23:51:00 2005
score: 4.0

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Sounds end a four-game slump
<URL:http://tennessean.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050801/SPORTS0401/508010354/1328/SPORTS>
The Sounds got their bats going against a hot pitcher and ended
a four-game losing streak with a 5-2 win over the Sacramento
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aspin | 1 Aug 13:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1588 - 5 messages


Saarloos shines, A's sweep Tigers
<URL:http://www.insidebayarea.com/ci_2904964?rss>
OAKLAND — You know you're going good when your fifth starter
pitches the way Kirk Saarloos pitched Sunday.
InsideBayArea
Mon Aug  1 03:33:42 2005
score: 5.6

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Saarloos' complete game just what A's need
<URL:http://www.montereyherald.com/mld/montereyherald/sports/12274904.htm>
OAKLAND - Kirk Saarloos: A's stopper. Who knew? After three of
the more forgettable starting pitching performances of the
season, Saarloos put the clamps on the Detroit Tigers' batters.
Monterey County Herald
Mon Aug  1 03:18:59 2005
score: 10.3

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Saarloos helps A's complete sweep, climb closer to first
<URL:http://www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/sports/baseball/mlb/oakland_athletics/12274177.htm?source=rss&channel=mercurynews_oakland_athletics>
Kirk Saarloos, A's stopper. Who knew? After three of Oakland's
most forgettable starting pitching performances this season,
Saarloos put the clamps on the Detroit Tigers' batters Sunday.
Danny Haren, Rich Harden and Barry Zito all allowed at least 10
hits and easily could have lost but were bailed out by the A's
red-hot offense in their most recent starts. The same could not
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aspin | 1 Aug 15:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1589 - 2 messages


Saarloos handcuffs Tigers
<URL:http://www.mercedsun-star.com/local/story/11009063p-11770840c.html>
Oakland's Bobby Crosby, left, scores Sunday behind Detroit
catcher Ivan Rodriguez. Crosby scored on a hit by Eric Chavez.
OAKLAND -- As Kirk Saarloos finished off a complete game
victory over Detroit, the crowd in Oakland started chanting his
name.
Merced Sun-Star
Mon Aug  1 04:52:52 2005
score: 20.9

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A's notes: No need for more trades, Beane says
<URL:http://www.sacbee.com/content/sports/story/13335034p-14177050c.html>
OAKLAND - After acquiring three players in mid-July, A's
general manager Billy Beane did not intend on adding anyone
else from outside the organization.
The Sacramento Bee
Mon Aug  1 06:06:35 2005
score: 19.2

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aspin | 2 Aug 13:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1599 - 3 messages


PRO BASEBALL: Punchless Twins fall to Oakland
<URL:http://www.grandforks.com/mld/grandforks/sports/12280572.htm>
MINNEAPOLIS - Two rookies kept the Oakland Athletics
steamrolling toward first place. Dan Johnson's heads up
baserunning made sure his homecoming was a happy one and Joe
Blanton allowed two hits over seven innings in a 2-1 victory
over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
Grand Forks Herald
Tue Aug  2 01:03:20 2005
score: 12.5

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2005-08-02-athletics.php
<URL:http://www.tracypress.com/sports/2005-08-02-athletics.php>
Published on Tuesday, August 2, 2005, in the Tracy Press.
MINNEAPOLIS — Two rookies kept the Oakland Athletics
steamrolling toward first place.
Tracy Press
Tue Aug  2 02:37:27 2005
score: 13.6

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Swinging into oblivion
<URL:http://www.grandforks.com/mld/grandforks/sports/12280038.htm>
New month. Same stale results. The Twins took another step
toward 2005 irrelevance with a 2-1 loss to the Oakland
Athletics on Monday night at the Metrodome.
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aspin | 2 Aug 15:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1600 - 2 messages


Baseball Roundup
<URL:http://www.theeagle.com/stories/080205/sports_20050802044.php>
Athletics 2, Twins 1: MINNEAPOLIS - Rookie Joe Blanton allowed
two hits over seven innings and Scott Hatteberg singled home
the go-ahead run in the seventh as Oakland won its fifth
straight.
The Bryan-College Station Eagle
Tue Aug  2 04:52:13 2005
score: 20.0

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A's Edge Twins, Now a Game Within Angels
<URL:http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/20050802/ap_on_sp_ba_ga_su/bba_athletics_twins_2>
 Two rookies kept the Oakland Athletics steamrolling toward
first place. Dan Johnson's heads-up baserunning made sure his
homecoming was a happy one, and Joe Blanton allowed two hits
over seven innings in a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on
Monday night.
AP via Yahoo! News
Tue Aug  2 06:28:25 2005
score: 12.8

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aspin | 2 Aug 17:33 2005
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Oakland A's News #1601 - 3 messages


Major League Baseball Coverage: Oakland Athletics (59-46) at Minnesota Twins (54-51), 8:10 p.m.
<URL:http://www.fresnobee.com/24hour/sports/baseball/mlb/story/2601647p-11056852c.html>
Oakland Athletics (59-46) at Minnesota Twins (54-51), 8:10 p.m.
High school football season is about a month away and should be
as exciting as ever for Central Section athletes and fans. What
would you like to see more of in The Bee and on FresnoBee.com?
The Fresno Bee
Tue Aug  2 07:46:48 2005
score: 5.9

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A's just keep winning and winning and winning ...
<URL:http://www.sanluisobispo.com/mld/sanluisobispo/12281150.htm>
A's just keep winning and winning and winning ... MINNEAPOLIS -
Oakland Athletics rookie Dan Johnson scored the game-winning
run against the Minnesota Twins and then found a present
waiting for him in the clubhouse: A Twins jersey with "Johnson"
scrawled on a piece of masking tape across the back.
SanLuisObispo.com
Tue Aug  2 08:20:57 2005
score: 13.7

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Twins can't stop A's
<URL:http://www.duluthsuperior.com/mld/duluthsuperior/sports/12284062.htm>
BASEBALL: In another poor Minnesota offensive showing, Oakland
earns its fifth straight victory. MINNEAPOLIS - Two rookies
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