david.aspinwall | 1 Dec 05:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4980 - 2 messages


Torey Lovullo named new manager of Pawtucket Red Sox
<URL:http://www.projo.com/redsox/content/pawsox_lovullo_12-01-09_AQGL17F_v2.37cd76c.html>
The team gives former Chicago Cubs hitting coach Gerald Perry
the same post in Pawtucket
The Providence Journal
Mon Nov 30 18:45:43 2009
score: 6.7

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Lovullo named new PawSox skipper
<URL:http://www.pawtuckettimes.com/content/view/107009/33/>
PAWTUCKET — You could say Torey Lovullo’s tale has a
distinct Ron Johnson-vibe to it. Like Johnson, Lovullo was a
long-serving minor league employee for one organization,
building up relationships with the hope that some day a coveted
job on a big league staff would be extended.
Pawtucket Times
Mon Nov 30 18:30:49 2009
score: 4.1

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david.aspinwall | 1 Dec 15:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4981 - 1 message


Pirates pursuing former Athletics pitcher Duchscherer
<URL:http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/09335/1017504-63.stm?cmpid=sports.xml>
The Pirates are one of several teams interested in pitcher
Justin Duchscherer, one of Major League Baseball's more
intriguing free agents this winter.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Mon Nov 30 21:48:30 2009
score: 8.0

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david.aspinwall | 2 Dec 05:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4983 - 4 messages


Oakland A's offer arbitration to Duchscherer
<URL:http://www.contracostatimes.com/sports/ci_13901325?source=rss>
The Oakland A's have offered arbitration to right-handed
pitcher Justin Duchscherer, the club announced on Tuesday.
Duchscherer is a Type B free agent and by offering him
arbitration, the A's will receive a compensation pick following
the first round of the 2010 draft should he sign with another
Contra Costa Times
Tue Dec  1 15:50:10 2009
score: 17.0

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A's offer righty Duchscherer arbitration
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A's offer righty Duchscherer arbitration
Major League Baseball
Tue Dec  1 15:30:21 2009
score: 57.1

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A's Holiday Caravan kicks off Thursday
<URL:http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20091201&content_id=7737352&vkey=news_oak&fext=.jsp&c_id=oak&partnerId=rss_oak>
A's Holiday Caravan kicks off Thursday
Oakland A's
Tue Dec  1 17:39:15 2009
score: 28.6

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david.aspinwall | 2 Dec 15:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4984 - 4 messages


Lakers overpower Hornets 110-99 with Bynum, Bryant
<URL:http://sports.yahoo.com/nba/recap?gid=2009120113&prov=ap>
Until the Los Angeles Lakers finally leave home or reach the
tougher parts of their schedule, they will happily keep banking
victories in the easier stretches. Andrew Bynum scored 21
points, Kobe Bryant added 18 on a light night of work and the
Lakers beat the New Orleans Hornets 110-99 on Tuesday for their
seventh straight victory.
AP via Yahoo! Sports
Tue Dec  1 23:12:55 2009
score: 3.4

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Free Tacos! Lakers Overpower Hornets 110-99
<URL:http://cbs2.com/local/Los.Angeles.Lakers.2.1344493.html>
Andrew Bynum scored 21 points, Kobe Bryant added 18 on a light
night of work and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the New Orleans
Hornets 110-99 Tuesday for their seventh straight victory and
free tacos for the fans.
CBS 2 Los Angeles
Tue Dec  1 23:15:22 2009
score: 5.0

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Winter Meetings likely to be quiet for A's
<URL:http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20091130&content_id=7730784&vkey=news_mlb&fext=.jsp&c_id=mlb&partnerId=rss_mlb>
Winter Meetings likely to be quiet for A's
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david.aspinwall | 3 Dec 05:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4986 - 13 messages


Athletics Sign P Devine To One-Year Contract
<URL:http://www.ktvu.com/sports/21789258/detail.html>
Oakland, CA (Sports Network) - The Oakland Athletics avoided
salary arbitration with pitcher Joey Devine by signing him to a
one-year contract on Wednesday.
KTVU 2 San Francisco
Wed Dec  2 18:53:04 2009
score: 16.0

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Devine, Athletics reach terms on 1-year deal
<URL:http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2009/12/02/sp-mlb-athletics-devine.html?ref=rss>
Oakland Athletics reliever Joey Devine reached terms Wednesday
on a one-year contract worth $557,500 US.
CBC.ca
Wed Dec  2 17:07:43 2009
score: 16.7

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Athletics Signing RHP Joey Devine
<URL:http://www.kolotv.com/sports/headlines/78372207.html>
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Athletics have agreed to
terms on a one-year contract with right-handed reliever Joey
Devine for next season.
KOLO 8 Reno
Wed Dec  2 17:03:50 2009
score: 16.0
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david.aspinwall | 3 Dec 15:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4987 - 4 messages


Oakland Athletics Team Report
<URL:http://www.usatoday.com/sports/baseball/al/athletics/notes.htm?csp=34>
Oakland's biggest unknown going into the season is third base,
so the team has added another potential option.
USA Today
Wed Dec  2 21:08:11 2009
score: 5.3

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RockHounds: Former 'Hound wins A's organizational award
<URL:http://www.mywesttexas.com/articles/2009/12/03/sports/top_stories/12-3_chris_carter_ss_read.txt>
From staff reports Former Midland RockHounds first basman Chris
Carter was named the Oakland Athletics' Organizational Player
of the Year for the second consecutive season on Wednesday. He
had already won several awards, including 2009 Texas League MVP
and 2009 Topps Texas League Player of the Year.
Midland Reporter-Telegram
Thu Dec  3 01:43:52 2009
score: 6.2

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OU's Benson honored as Player of the Week
<URL:http://www.hometownlife.com/article/20091203/SPORTS06/912030475/1050/rss28>
Oakland University's Keith Benson (Farmington Hills/Country
Day) was named The Summit League Player of the Week in men's
basketball.
Farmington Observer
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david.aspinwall | 3 Dec 21:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4988 - 1 message


What's happening
<URL:http://www.insidebayarea.com/my-town/ci_13918122>
Team East Oakland — Youth baseball camp Jan. 3. 9-11 a.m.
ages 7-9, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. ages 10-12, 2-4:30 p.m. ages 13-14.
Bishop O'Dowd High School, 9500 Stearns Ave., Oakland. $60.
510-577-9100, Ext. 292.
Berkeley Voice - Albany Journal
Thu Dec  3 10:04:27 2009
score: 4.2

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david.aspinwall | 4 Dec 05:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4989 - 14 messages


Cubs trade Fox and Miles to Oakland
<URL:http://www.pjstar.com/sports/x2072232348/Cubs-trade-Fox-and-Miles-to-Oakland>
The Oakland Athletics acquired third baseman Jake Fox, second
baseman Aaron Miles and cash considerations from the Chicago
Cubs on Thursday for three players. The Cubs got right-handed
pitcher Jeff Gray, minor league outfielder Matt Spencer and
minor league righty Ronny Morla.
Peoria Journal Star
Thu Dec  3 17:15:38 2009
score: 6.8

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Cubs trade Fox, Miles to Oakland
<URL:http://www.upi.com/Sports_News/2009/12/03/Cubs-trade-Fox-Miles-to-Oakland/UPI-81421259890306/>
CHICAGO, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- The Chicago Cubs have dealt third
baseman Jake Fox and second baseman Aaron Miles to Oakland for
three minor-leaguers.
UPI
Thu Dec  3 17:32:17 2009
score: 4.2

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A's acquire Fox, Miles from Cubs in 5-player deal
<URL:http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2009/baseball/mlb/12/03/athletics.cubs.trade.ap/index.html?xid=si_mlb>
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Athletics took a big step
toward boosting their lackluster offense.
Sports Illustrated
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david.aspinwall | 4 Dec 15:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4990 - 5 messages


Cubs send flop, bop to Oakland
<URL:http://www.suntimes.com/sports/baseball/cubs/1920492,CST-SPT-cub04.article>
The Cubs finally dumped that unproductive, overpaid player they
signed last winter -- no, not that one.In fact, infield flop
Aaron Miles -- traded Thursday night, along with Jake Fox, to
the Oakland Athletics for reliever Jeff Gray and two prospects
-- might have been more difficult to trade than more prominent
flop Milton Bradley.Especially because the Cubs persuaded
Oakland to accept $1.7 ...
Chicago Sun-Times
Thu Dec  3 23:43:13 2009
score: 6.2

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Cubs Trade For Relivers
<URL:http://mystateline.com/content/fulltext/?cid=120141>
The Chicago Cubs today acquired right-handed pitchers Jeff Gray
and Ronny Morla as well as infielder/outfielder Matt Spencer
from the Oakland Athletics for infielders Aaron Miles and Jake
Fox and a cash consideration. Gray has been added to Chicagoâs
40-man roster.
WTVO - WQRF Rockford
Thu Dec  3 21:50:11 2009
score: 6.5

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A'S / Oakland deals for 2 infielders
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david.aspinwall | 4 Dec 21:33 2009
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Oakland A's News #4991 - 4 messages


AP: Red Sox reach preliminary deal with Scutaro
<URL:http://www.usatoday.com/sports/baseball/al/redsox/2009-12-04-marco-scutaro_N.htm?csp=34>
The Red Sox are hoping Marco Scutaro is the solution at
shortstop, at least for the next two years. After cycling
through seven shortstops since the middle of the 2004 season,
the Red Sox agreed to give Scutaro a two-year deal, according
to the AP.
USA Today
Fri Dec  4 10:18:08 2009
score: 8.3

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Red Sox, Scutaro agree on two-year contract
<URL:http://www.cbssports.com/mlb/story/12614663/red-sox-shortshop-scutaro-agree-on-twoyear-contract/rss>
The Boston Red Sox have agreed to terms on a two-year contract
with shortstop Marco Scutaro, a baseball official with
knowledge of the deal told the Associated Press.
CBS Sports
Fri Dec  4 09:28:26 2009
score: 6.7

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Baseball official: Red Sox and shortstop Marco Scutaro agree to 2-year deal
<URL:http://www.latimes.com/sports/nationworld/wire/sns-ap-bba-red-sox-scutaro,0,6586301.story>
FILE - This is an Aug. 9, 2009, file photo showing Toronto Blue
Jays shortstop Marco Scutaro, right, turning a double play on
Baltimore Orioles' Robert Andino, left, during fifth-inning AL
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