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  • Bob Melvin extension among A's offseason priorities

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - 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. Two days after the A's lost to the New York Yankees in a ...

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  • Oakland’s Bob Melvin named Sporting News Manager of the Year

    Bob Melvin, who managed the A's to a surprise playoff spot this season after three consecutive last-place finishes, was named the American League Manager of the Year by the Sporting News on Tuesday. "It's an honor to win an award like this that's voted on by my peers," Melvin said via text. "But it's my players who allow for this to happen, so thanks to them." Melvin also won Sporting News managerial honors in the National League in 2007 with Arizona, and he has twice won the Manager of the...

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  • A’s Bob Melvin honored by peers, Sporting News as AL Manager of the Year

    Bob Melvin, who managed the A's to a surprise playoff spot this season after three consecutive last-place finishes, was named the American League Manager of the Year by the Sporting News on Tuesday. "It's an honor to win an award like this that's voted on by my peers," Melvin said via text. "But it's my players who allow for this to happen, so thanks to them." Melvin also won Sporting News managerial honors in the National League in 2007 with Arizona, and he has twice won the Manager of the...

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  • A’s will talk contract extension with Bob Melvin at season’s end

    ANAHEIM - Bob Melvin is in the running for what would be his third Manager of the Year award, the A's plan to discuss a contract extension for him at the end of the season, sources confirmed. Melvin, 56, is going into the final year of his deal after signing a one-year extension a year ago. The Yankees inquired about getting permission to speak to him about their managerial opening during the winter but were denied, but Melvin's contract wasn't extended or sweetened as s result, which surprised...

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  • Comedian Aparna Nancherla tries to paint like Bob Ross — The Bob Ross Challenge

    Aparna Nancherla goes into the Bob Ross Challenge overconfident. Turns out not everyone can follow in the Joy of Painting master's footsteps. Read more... More about Art, Mashable Video, Diy, Comedy, and Painting

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  • Poll: Bob Hugin in Dead Heat with Bob Menendez in New Jersey Senate Race

    New Jersey Senate Republican candidate Bob Hugin and Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) are in a statistical dead heat, according to a Stockton University poll released on Monday.

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  • Why Bob Hugin might beat Sen. Bob Menendez and win New Jersey for Republicans

    Republican Bob Hugin is the dark horse candidate running as a white knight against Democratic incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez in New Jersey. And it is working.

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  • Internal poll shows Bob Hugin within two points of Bob Menendez in New Jersey

    Bob Hugin must feel bullish in the final stretch. Internal polling shared with the Washington Examiner shows the New Jersey Republican nipping at the heels of the ethically challenged incumbent, Sen. Bob Menendez.

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  • Performer of the Week: Bob Odenkirk

    THE PERFORMER | Bob Odenkirk THE SHOW | Better Call Saul THE EPISODE | “Winner” (Oct. 8, 2018) THE PERFORMANCE | Being a lawyer, like being an actor, calls for a certain amount of bending the truth. A lawyer has to argue his case, whether or not he actually believes it in his heart. In […]

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  • Do the Red Sox have a bullpen problem?

    The team's relief group combined for a 4.84 ERA in September.

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  • The Brewers’ bullpen is a talented, mysterious puzzle

    The Brewers will either win the World Series because of their bullpen or become a second-guessers’ delight. When the Brewers were leading 4-0 in the eighth inning of Game 3 of the NLCS, I was screaming at my television. “Don’t bring in Hader! Don’t bring him in! Save him, you fools!” When the Brewers were leading 4-0 in the ninth inning of Game 3 of the NLCS, I was screaming at my television. “I’ll bet you wish you could bring Hader in right now!” Which is to say that I was spending my time...

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  • How Trump bobs and weaves to avoid the truth

    In ‘60 Minutes’ interview, the president resorted to his favorite moves to sidestep facts

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  • How Trump bobs and weaves to avoid the truth

    In “60 Minutes” interview, the president resorted to his favorite moves to sidestep facts.

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  • Brewers' bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Cracks are showing in the Milwaukee Brewers' vaunted bullpen.The Los Angeles Dodgers tied the NL Championship Series at a game apiece after...

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  • Brewers' bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Cracks are showing in the Milwaukee Brewers' vaunted bullpen. The Los Angeles Dodgers tied the NL Championship Series at a game apiece after teeing off on Milwaukee's hard-throwing relievers for the second straight day. Milwaukee had No. 5 bullpen ERA during the regular season at 3.47, including ...

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  • Brewers’ bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

    The Los Angeles Dodgers tied the NL Championship Series at a game apiece after teeing off on Milwaukee’s hard-throwing relievers for the second straight day.

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  • Brewers’ bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

    Cracks are showing in the Milwaukee Brewers' vaunted bullpen, which wasted a three-run lead against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2 of the NL Championship Series after nearly blowing a five-run advantage in the opener.

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  • Brewers’ bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

    Cracks are showing in the Milwaukee Brewers' vaunted bullpen, which wasted a three-run lead against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2 of the NL Championship Series after nearly blowing a five-run advantage in the opener.

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  • Brewers’ bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

    Cracks are showing in the Milwaukee Brewers' vaunted bullpen, which wasted a three-run lead against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2 of the NL Championship Series after nearly blowing a five-run advantage in the opener.

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  • The Brewers bullpen is a force to be reckoned with in the NLCS

    Milwaukee relievers led the NL in strikeout rate & ranked 2nd in ERA This postseason MLB teams have used relief pitchers more and more, and of the four teams still alive no one has been more aggressive with their bullpen than the Milwaukee Brewers, who open the National League Championship Series on Friday night. So far this October relievers have pitched 48.1% of the innings, up from 46.8% in 2017. That’s a contrast from the 2018 regular season, when bullpens occupied 40% of all major...

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  • How the dominant Brewers bullpen came together

    Assembling the right group of relievers to march through the postseason often takes some trial and error -- and a lot of luck. Just ask Craig Counsell.

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  • Bob Iger is still not running for president

    Bob Iger shared the stage with presidential historian Doris Keans Goodwin at Tuesday's Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit, but he didn't want people to read into it.

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  • Openers? Bullpenning? It's not nearly as new as you think

    The weird thing the A's did Wednesday with wild-card game "opener" Liam Hendriks -- and what the Brewers plan to do Thursday -- actually isn't all that weird.

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  • Cole, Astros' bullpen shut down Orioles

    Marwin Gonzalez produced a soft line drive with the bases loaded and the Houston Astros matched their victory total from last season with a 2-1 win over...

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