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  1. What’s up with Doolittle’s pink backpack?

    Jun 27, 2013, 12:25 PM PST

    Have you ever wondered what the deal is with that weird pink backpack that A’s reliever Sean Doolittle carries to the bullpen? Or what exactly is inside it? Read more for the answer.

  2. Throwback Thursday: Bonds joins 500/500 club

    Jun 27, 2013, 11:44 AM PST

    In this edition of Throwback Thursday, find out why Barry Bonds becoming the charter member of the 500/500 club was special for reasons beyond the box score.

  3. Ever wonder where the A’s left field art comes from?

    Jun 25, 2013, 5:46 PM PST

    Have you ever wondered where those elaborate paintings in left field at the Oakland Coliseum come from? We found the artist.

  4. A case of the Mondays: Top 5 things you may have missed this weekend

    Jun 24, 2013, 5:20 PM PST

    There’s always a lot going on during the weekend. If you weren’t lucky enough to spend the past two days on the couch, you can catch up on the top five sports items you may have missed here.

  5. Throwback Thursday: The A’s Mustache Gang

    Jun 19, 2013, 5:37 PM PST

    It’s Throwback Thursday, and on this week in 1972, the Oakland Athletics Mustache Gang was officially born. Find out what actually led to the A’s trademark facial fuzz.

  6. A case of the Mondays: What you may have missed this weekend

    Jun 17, 2013, 12:02 PM PST

    Welcome to what we’re calling ‘A case of the Mondays.’ Here you can catch up on the top five things you may have missed while you were doing more important stuff over the course of the weekend.

  7. Mariano Rivera’s surprise delivery for an A’s employee

    Jun 12, 2013, 11:45 AM PST

    Betcha’ didn’t know that MLB’s all-time saves leader also doubles as a pizza delivery man. Find out why Mariano Rivera surprised an A’s team employee with a meal.

  8. Solving the mystery of the A’s home run tunnel

    Jun 12, 2013, 11:40 AM PST

    The Oakland Athletics have replaced the Bernie Lean with the Home run Tunnel. We betcha’ don’t know how it actually started… because even the A’s players themselves didn’t know. Click to solve the mystery.

  9. Similarities between Zito and Griffin

    May 31, 2013, 1:37 PM PST

    Barry Zito faced off against A.J. Griffin on Thursday. Afterward, they discussed their similarities and differences. For some reason, however, they both fixated hairstyles.

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