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You could probably call off that beard competition between Josh Reddick and WWE wrestler Daniel Bryan. Reddick has been in a public “beard off” with the WWE star since March. But, in the midst of the 2-for-22 slump, the outfielder cleaned up his look on Saturday, as he has done in the past when struggling, and as as a result no longer looks like a smelly homeless person:
For comparison sake, here’s the Jesus doppelganger look Reddick previously assumed:
[photo via Susan Slusser]
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And we may not stop there, he could be in the running for saddest man to have ever lived.
According to Reddick's tweet last night, he met Lil Hogan here at Hogan's Beach, which is a Hulk Hogan-themed bar/restaurant in the Tampa area. Reddick and the Athletics are in town this weekend for a series with the Rays.
Back to our friend here, though. Here are our options:
Josh Reddick, right fielder for the Oakland Athletics and former Boston Red Sox prospect, has fallen victim to the allure of social media. Like many before him and likely many after him he has tweeted something that he possibly could have/should have thought out a little more first.
It's a little early in the season to grow the rally/playoff beard Josh.
Let us all let out a resounding ‘Hallelujah!’ Oakland A’s outfielder Josh Reddick has finally shaved off his massive beard.
The beard from Hell began as part of a twitter bet with WWE’s Daniel Bryan. The deal was that both Reddick and Bryan would grow out their beards and by year’s end fans would vote on who had the better beard, and the loser would shave off theirs...
The Oakland Athletics have recalled right-hander Jesse Chavez from Triple-A Sacramento and optioned pitcher Evan Scribner to the Pacific Coast League club.
The moves were made Saturday, one day after Scribner threw three innings after Athletics starter Brett Anderson left after the first inning with a sprained right ankle in an 8-3 loss to Tampa Bay.
Oakland manager Bob Melvin...
MLB News: The Oakland Athletics recalled pitcher Jesse Chavez from Triple-A Sacramento. The 29-year old who owns a 5.99 earned run average was doing decent in the strike out department for Sacramento, striking out more than one per inning in three starts.
Fantasy Ramifications: Let history be the teacher here. A career 5.99 ERA is simply something that shouldn’t even be considered...
MLB News: Friday the Oakland Athletics activated Brandon Moss from the paternity list while optioning Shane Peterson to Triple-A Sacramento.
Fantasy Ramifications: First and foremost, congratulations to the Moss’ family. We hope mother and baby are doing just fine and that dad has had some good sleep, as he is about to get back to the grind. While streaky, Moss is a solid backup...
MLB News: The Oakland Athletics optioned pitcher Evan Scribner to Triple-A Sacramento on Saturday. While he did get shelled in his last appearance against the Tampa Bay Rays, giving up 4 earned runs in 3.0 innings pitched, truth be told, his season wasn’t really going that bad before it, allowing 2 earned runs in 7 innings. This is kind of a head scratching move as he was replaced...
Uh oh, gang. Phone the neighbors, wake the kids...Oakland A's outfielder Josh Reddick has shaved off his beard Sort of. The slumping superstar (Reddick was batting just .109 going into the weekend) showed up to Tropicana Field to take on the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday and something was definitely different. Dude had been shorn. "He definitely did it to fight the...
The Oakland Athletics lost both their starting pitcher and season-opening road winning streak.
Brett Anderson left after one inning with a sprained right ankle in Oakland's 8-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.
Tampa Bay scored four times in the first off Anderson (1-3), who hurt the ankle on a pitch to his final batter, Yunel Escobar, who eventually hit an inning...
The Oakland Athletics might be without the Ace of their young pitching staff if X-Rays come back with bad news on Brett Anderson's ankle. Anderson barely made it out of the 1st inning in last night's start against the Tampa Bay Rays, allowing 4 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks, including a 2 run home run to Evan Longoria. Results should come back today so stay tuned!
A bit of history happened during Saturday’s contest between the A’s and Rays. It occurred after Eric Sogard, inexplicably thinking the ball would drop (yes, he had his glasses on), ran without hesitation from first to third on a nonthreatening fly to center field with one out. Bad news for the A’s; good news for the Rays and center fielder Desmond Jennings, whom the baserunning...
Josh Reddick and Brandon Moss of the Oakland Athletics visited an 11-year old boy Monday who was injured a week ago in the bombings at the Boston Marathon.
Moss and Reddick, who both previously played for the Red Sox, are in town for the start of a three-game series Monday night against the Red Sox.
They spent time at Boston's Children's Hospital, visiting Aaron Hern, who...
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Note: Pitching matchups are subject to change
Monday, April 22 @ 6:35 PM
A.J. Griffin, RHP (2-0, 2.25) vs Felix Doubront, LHP (1-0, 4.50)
TV: NESN, MLB.tv
Radio: Red Sox Radio Network, MLB Gameday Audio
Tuesday, April 23 @ 6:35 PM
Bartolo Colon, RHP (2-0, 3.32) vs Alfredo Aceves, RHP (1-0, 6.28)
TV: NESN, MLB.tv
Radio: Red Sox Radio Network, MLB...
Heading into the weekend series against the Rays the story had been about the A’s had already recorded three sweeps on the early season (two against the Houston Astros and one against the Los Angeles Angels). Unfortunately, the A’s were the ones who were swept this weekend at the hands of Tampa Bay.
Tommy Milone was touched up for eight hits and six runs, four earned, in 6.2...