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BRANDON MOSS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Moss, Fuld slug A's past Mariners, increase AL wild-card lead

  Sam Fuld and Brandon Moss hit solo home runs, Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon. Oakland won consecutive games for the first time in three weeks and more importantly stretched its lead in the AL wild card race. The A's now hold a 1 1/2 game advantage over Kansas City and a...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball: Is it time to drop Brandon Moss?

The Oakland Athletics’ first baseman, Brandon Moss, had a fantastic first half to the 2014 season; he was elected to his first All-Star appearance of his eight-year career. Before the All-Star break, Moss had a batting line of .268/.349/.530 as well as 21 home runs and 66 RBIs. However, since the break, Moss has seen a serious decline, resulting in very poor numbers – a batting...
Via isportsweb.com
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Signs of a World Series team

After losing seven of 15 games following the All Star Break, the Oakland A’s have bounced back winning five of their last six, all while showing the signs of a true World Series contender. A major factor in both the A’s struggles and turnaround is their offense. There is no question the struggles of Brandon Moss coincide with the loss of Yoenis Cespedes.  Without Cespedes lingering...
Via isportsweb.com
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the Los Angeles Angels overtake the A’s?

With most everyone has been focused on the success of the Oakland A’s so far this season, not many people have realized that the Los Angeles Angels are only two games behind the Athletics and currently have the second best record in baseball. This AL West race has heated up quickly and the Angels were the hottest teams in baseball in July. What are the chances that the Los Angeles...
Via isportsweb.com
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Athletics Injury Update: Brandon Moss has no structural damage to ankle

It looked worse when it happened, but Oakland Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss has no structural damage to the left ankle that he sprained in Friday's game. The good news comes from Athletics beat writer Jane Lee of MLB.com, who shared the announcement via Twitter Sunday evening.Moss' MRI came back clean. No structural damage to ankle.— Jane Lee (@JaneMLB) July 7...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Athletics Injury Update: Brandon Moss still dealing with calf tightness

Brandon Moss exited Friday’s 9-5 win against the Angels in the third inning with right calf tightness and Kyle Blanks replaced him, as Jane Lee of MLB.com reported.Moss hurt his calf in between innings, running out to give Reddick his glove. Melvin says doubtful for tomorrow #Athletics— Joe Stiglich (@JoeStiglichCSN) May 31, 2014 #494439803 / gettyimages.comAccording to Lee...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The strikeout rate of Brandon Moss

Brandon Moss is currently tied for eleventh on the Fangraphs.com leaderboard for 2014. He is having a terrific season and all of his value is for his offense. While his defense and base running seem to have improved, it is his offense that has taken a dramatic step forward. And one of the things driving that success is a drastically reduced strikeout rate.Moss is a left-handed batter...
Via The Flagrant Fan
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Why Brandon Moss has been their best player so far

Brandon Moss First baseman Brandon Moss is making a strong case to scratch the platoon strategy the Oakland A’s currently have in place at first base. Moss has been hot throughout the month of May however does not see a consistent amount of playing time – especially when the Athletics are facing left handed pitching. Nonetheless, Moss makes every at-bat count and has become...
Via isportsweb.com
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Moss Gives Self Pie in Face After Walk-Off Two-Run Home Run in 19-Inning Game (Video)

It was a long night for Brandon Moss and the Oakland Athletics. After Moss hit a walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the 19th inning in a game that ended at 4:37 a.m. ET against the Angels, he was allowed the honors of pieing himself in the face. It was quickly followed by another pie from outfielder Josh Reddick and a Gatorade shower from third baseman Josh Donaldson. The...
Via NESN.com
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss
A-OK

Moss pies himself after walk-off HR in 19th

No, not that kinda cream pie video!
Via Beer Mug Sports
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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